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Nov 11

Sports Cars: Flying Lizard Switches to Audi

Sports Cars: Flying Lizard Switches to Audi

A new chapter for will begin in 2014. (Photo: Bob Chapman/Autosport Image)

After racing Porsches since its inception nearly a decade ago, a new chapter for Flying Lizard Motorsports will begin next year, as the California-based team makes the switch to a new manufacturer for the inaugural .

The two-time American Le Mans Series GT class champions, which also won this year’s GTC teams’ title, announced Monday that it will campaign two R8 LMS in the GT Daytona category.

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Nov 11

MotoGP: Silvano Galbusera Confirmed as Crew Chief of Valentino Rossi for 2014

MotoGP: Silvano Galbusera Confirmed as Crew Chief of Valentino Rossi for 2014

of Italy and Factory Racing. (Photo: Getty Images)

Yamaha Factory Racing can confirm that will join the Team from today in the position of Crew Chief for rider Valentino Rossi for the 2014 season.

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Nov 10

MotoGP: Marquez Wanted To Challenge For Valencia Win, Saw Bigger Picture

Marc Marquez (93) trails Jorge Lorenzo (99) in the Valencia Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

(93) chases (99) in the Valencia Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Marc Marquez had to resist his natural instinct as fabulously fast risk-taker to secure his historic World Championship in Valencia.

Marquez says that temptation almost got the better of him as he momentarily thought to engage title rival Jorge Lorenzo in a battle for victory in the championship deciding race.

But at a crucial point of the 30-lap race, Marquez elected to settle for third place and secure his place in the record books.

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Nov 10

Not Your Average Minivan: This Bisimoto Odyssey Packs 1000+ Horsepower

This 1,029-horsepower 2014 Honda Odyssey was on display at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo: Instagram - @Bisimoto)

This 1,029-horsepower 2014 was on display at the in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo: Instagram – @Bisimoto)

Running late to soccer practice? No problem.

The folks at Bisimoto have tricked out and tuned up this “Power-Van” to boast an enormous 1,029 horsepower. It’s still your standard seven-passenger 2014 Honda Odyssey, but with a massive overhaul done to the powertrain.

A look under the hood. (Photo: Honda)

A look under the hood. (Photo: Honda)

The minivan has achieved the four-figure horsepower feat through a number of changes under the hood – including but not limited to – AEM electronics, an Infinity ECU, Arias pistons, Turbonetics BTZ7265 twin turbochargers, Bisimoto’s custom 360 degree oil cap, a cat-back exhaust system, Deatschwerks 2200cc injectors, an upgraded Magnafuel 750cc fuel pump, R&R custom steel rods, a wastegate and blowoff valve.

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Nov 10

MotoGP: Pedrosa Looks Back On Epic Valencia Battle With Lorenzo

Repsol ’s wrapped up the 2013 season with a 13th podium and with 300 points in third place in the standings, behind new World Champion and runner-up .

Pedrosa also ended the Valencia race between Lorenzo and Marquez, after a 30 lap contest which saw him come under attack from outgoing champion Lorenzo – who tried to slow the front running group around the 4km Spanish track.

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