Oct 15

MotoGP: Crutchlow Hindered By ‘Too Much Power’

MotoGP: Cal Crutchlow Hindered By ‘Too Much Power’

Cal Crutchlow of Great Britain and Monster Yamaha Tech 3 leads Alvaro Bautista of Spain and Go&Fun Honda Gresini. (Photo: Getty Images)

Having suffered a lack of straight-line speed at the previous race in Aragón, Cal Crutchlow admits that he and Monster Yamaha Tech3 went too far in the other direction at Sepang.

Crutchlow finished the Malaysian Grand Prix in sixth position, eventually losing out to GO&FUN Honda Gresini’s Alvaro Bautista. This marked the fifth consecutive race in which Crutchlow has finished outside of the top five.

Oct 15

SportsCars: Edwards To Be Honored At Petit Le Mans

SportsCars: Sean Edwards To Be Honored At Petit Le Mans

Driver Sean Edwards died in an accident on Tuesday in Australia. (Photo: Charles Coates/LAT Photographic)

The American Le Mans Series presented by Tequil Patrón will honor the memory of driver Sean Edwards at the season-ending Petit Le Mans Powered by Mazda at Road Atlanta on Oct. 19. Edwards, 26, died Tuesday in an accident during a private driving training session at Queensland Raceway in Australia.

In tribute to Edwards’ memory, a memorial decal has been created for all cars competing in the ALMS season finale. The decal design was created from an illustration of Edwards’ helmet by renowned motorsports artist Andy Blackmore.

Oct 15

F1: Angry Force India Says Pirelli Made Sauber ‘Explode’

F1: Angry Force India Says Pirelli Made Sauber 'Explode'

Paul di Resta of Great Britain and Force India drives during the Japanese GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

Force India has hit back at claims it is being outclassed by Sauber at the tail end of the 2013 season.

When the season began, Nico Hulkenberg looked to have made a grave error in moving over the winter from consistent Force India to new tail-ender Sauber.

Oct 15

IndyCar: Penske Won’t Reveal Motive For AJ At Fontana

IndyCar: Penske Won't Reveal Motive For AJ At Fontana

AJ Allmendinger returns to the IndyCar Series for Penske Racing this weekend. (Photo: Getty Images)

Roger Penske, needing nothing short of a miracle for Helio Castroneves to win the IndyCar title in this weekend’s season finale, will run a third car for AJ Allmendinger in what’s presumed to be a strategic move to aid their championship chances.

But if the plan is for Allmendinger to try to snatch points away from championship leader Scott Dixon, Penske isn’t showing his hand.