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Oct 21

SportsCars: Petition Gaining Support For Sean Edwards Championship

Sean Edwards

(Photo: www.Change.org)

Members of the racing community are attempting to honor the memory of Sean Edwards by petitioning the governing body of SuperCup to hold the remaining two races of the 2013 season as “non-points scoring rounds.”

View full petition at Change.org

If successful, the initiative would allow Edwards to maintain his lead in the overall points standings and award him the Championship posthumously. Jon Miller, petition organizer, has stated that within the first 36 hours of the petition posting that over 3000 signatures have been gathered.

 

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Oct 21

Cars: Packard, Maserati Honored Marques at Arizona Concours d’Elegance

1956 Maserati 150S

1956 Maserati 150S sports racer, Bill and Linda Pope. (Photo: Michael Tobian)

The inaugural , a premium automotive event that starts up Arizona collector-car auction week, has chosen Packard and Maserati as its honored marques for the Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, concours held at the historic Arizona Biltmore Resort and Hotel.  

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Oct 21

MotoGP: Marquez Black-Flagged, Lorenzo Collision In Australia GP

MotoGP: Marquez Black-Flagged, Lorenzo Collision In Australia GP Excitement

Marquez Black-Flagged, Lorenzo Collision In Australia GP Excitement. (Photo: FOX Sports)

Plenty of drama played out this weekend for the Australia GP.

Take a look at the events leading up to receiving a disqualification after failing to pit within the designated rules as outlined by Race Direction. The disqualification for Marquez was simply a worst case scenario for the Repsol Honda rider as earned the total possible points -25- for his first place finish.

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Oct 21

F1: Report Predicts McLaren Will Have Magnussen, Alonso in 2015

Kevin Magnussen of Denmark drives the McLaren Mercedes Formula 1 car

of Denmark drives the Mercedes F1. (Photo: Getty Images)

A Danish newspaper has looked into the future and spotted Kevin Magnussen, the brand new Formula Renault 3.5 champion, at McLaren in 2015.

The report in the tabloid newspaper Ekstra Bladet also said the now 21-year-old Dane’s Honda-powered teammate in two years time will be none other than .

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Oct 20

SX: James Stewart Wins 2013 Monster Energy Cup

James Stewart celebrates after winning the Monster Energy Cup. (Photo: Supercrossonline.com)

celebrates after winning the . (Photo: Supercrossonline.com)

James Stewart’s decision to race in this year’s Monster Energy Cup paid off big-time, as the Yoshimura Suzuki rider won two of the three main events Saturday night to capture the $100,000 dollar cash prize in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Unfortunately, Stewart’s shot at claiming the $1 million dollar prize – awarded to any rider who could win all three motos – was erased after 2011 Monster Energy Cup champ won Main Event No. 1.

“The first race I rode really good,” said Stewart. “It’s funny… even with an eighth place in this three race format, you can still win [overall]. I knew I had to come out and do good.”

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