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Sep 13

2015 Chevrolet Suburban And Tahoe, GMC Yukon Revealed

2015 Chevrolet Suburban And Tahoe, GMC Yukon Revealed

2015 and Tahoe, revealed. (Photo: Chevrolet)

Fans of GM SUVs, rejoice: We’ve just had our first look at the 2015 Chevrolet Suburban, 2015 Tahoe and 2015 GMC Yukon. Early Thursday, Chevy took the wraps off the Suburban and Tahoe in New York. Meanwhile, GMC revealed the Yukon range, which includes the Yukon XL and Yukon Denali, in Los Angeles.

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Sep 13

Webber Weighs In On Raikkonen, Alonso Pairing

Webber Weighs In On Raikkonen, Alonso Pairing

of Australia and Infiniti prepares to drive. (Photo: Getty Images)

While the press, fans and even Sir Jackie Stewart have been wringing their hands over Ferrari’s appointment of Kimi Raikkonen as ’s teammate in 2014, other luminaries aren’t seeing it as an explosive train wreck waiting to happen.

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Sep 13

IndyCar Will Not Return To Baltimore In 2014

IndyCar Will Not Return To Baltimore In 2014

A general view of the track during the IZOD Series Baltimore Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

INDYCAR announced today that it will not return to Baltimore in 2014.

“After a successful visit to Baltimore, which included record attendance, we are disappointed that our schedules will not align to host an event in 2014,” said , chief executive officer, Hulman & Co., the parent company of INDYCAR.  ”This was simply a matter of trying to find the best date that worked for all parties, since Labor Day weekend was not an option in 2014.  We are thankful to the city of Baltimore, Race On and Andretti Sports Marketing for their support and enthusiasm for the event over the years.”

Miles added: “We continue to finalize our 2014 schedule and anticipate announcing it prior to the end of our 2013 season.”

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Sep 13

Strong Start in Misano for Local Hero Rossi

Strong Start in Misano for Local Hero Rossi

Strong Start in Misano for Local Hero Rossi. (Photo: Courtesy of Yamaha Motor Racing)

 made a strong start to the San Marino and the Riviera of Rimini Grand Prix weekend today, taking third overall in combined times for the first two free practice sessions.

The local hero was enjoying Yamaha’s new seamless gearbox for the first time in a race weekend situation as he tackled the Misano World circuit under hot and sunny conditions. Rossi completed the morning session in fourth, just over half a second from the front then stepped up the pace in the afternoon session, shaving just under quarter of a second off to finish in third, 0.258 seconds behind at the front.

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Sep 13

Rossi Prepares For Showdown With Marquez In Home Race

Rossi Prepares For Showdown With Marquez In Home Race

of Italy rides his Yamaha during qualifying practice for the . (Photo: Getty Images)

While Valentino Rossi has hailed Yamaha’s new seamless shift gearbox as a “fantastic” upgrade to the M1, it was Honda riders who dominated the opening day of practice for Sunday’s San Marino Grand Prix.

Rookie sensation was in stunning form, mastering a series of lurid slides to set the fastest time in both sessions.

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