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Oct 4

MotoGP: Hayden Closing In On Deal To Ride For Aspar In 2014

American MotoGP rider Nicky Hayden could ride for the Spanish-based Aspar team next year. (Photo: Getty Images)

American MotoGP rider Nicky Hayden will be leaving Ducati at the end of 2013. (Photo: Getty Images)

American bike hero Nicky Hayden is closing in on a deal to ride an Aprilia for the Spanish-based Aspar Team in next year’s MotoGP world championship.

Hayden, 32, and the 2006 world champion with Honda, is just five races away from needing his five year stint with Ducati.

Oct 4

F1: 2014 Schedule Must Change, Says Ferrari

Ferrari sporting director Massimo Rivola meets with the press. (Photo: Getty Images)

Ferrari sporting director Massimo Rivola meets with reporters. (Photo: Getty Images)

Ferrari sporting director Massimo Rivola says that the 2014 calendar will cause problems for the teams – and he still expects it to drop from 22 to 20 races.

Like many F1 insiders, Rivola stressed that the triple header of Monaco, New Jersey and Canada is a logistical nightmare.

Oct 4

What To Watch: Weekend Racing Schedule

What To Watch: Weekend Racing Schedule

A pack of cars race through the Oak Tree turn at Virginia International Raceway. (Photo: Getty Images)

Friday, October 4

1 a.m. – Formula 1 | Korean GP P2

3:35 p.m. – ALMS | Oak Tree GP Qualifying

8:30 p.m. – ARCA Racing | Kansas (FOX Sports 1)

10 p.m. - Formula 1 | Korean GP P3 

Saturday, October 5

1 a.m. - Formula 1 | Korean GP Qualifying

2:15 p.m. – ALMS | Oak Tree GP Race

3 p.m. – IndyCar | Grand Prix of Houston Race 1

Sunday, October 6

2 a.m. - Formula 1 | Korean GP Race

1 p.m. - IndyCar | Grand Prix of Houston Race 2

1 p.m. – Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt | Lawrenceburg (FOX Sports 1)

2 p.m. – Lucas Oil Off Road Racing | San Bernardino (FOX Sports 1)

3 p.m. – Continental Sports Car Challenge ST | Lime Rock (FOX Sports 1)

5 p.m. – Continental Sports Car Challenge GS | Lime Rock (FOX Sports 1)

**All times Eastern Standard

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Oct 4

F1: Hamilton Leads Both Friday Practices In Korea

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Lewis Hamilton paced both Friday practice sessions in Korea driving his Mercedes. (Photo: Getty Images)

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton got the better of runaway Formula One leader Sebastian Vettel by setting the fastest time in Friday’s practice for the Korean Grand Prix.

Saturday’s qualifying shapes again as being a shootout between Mercedes and Red Bull, with Hamilton’s teammate, Nico Rosberg, and the Red Bulls of Vettel and Mark Webber all within two-tenths of a second of the leading time.

Oct 3

F1: Hamilton Fastest, Raikkonen Crashes In First Korean GP Practice

Lewis Hamilton drives during first practice for the Korean Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Lewis Hamilton drives during first practice for the Korean Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton set the fastest lap in Friday’s opening practice session for the Korean Formula One Grand Prix, beating the times of Red Bull pair Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber.

Hamilton’s time of 1 minute, 39.630 seconds around the Yeongam circuit was just three-hundredths of a second faster than runaway Formula One championship leader Vettel, with Webber also within two-tenths of a second of Hamilton.

Hamilton’s Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg was fourth fastest, followed by the McLaren of Jenson Button and Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso.