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Luis Salom pictured in April 2014
Moto2 rider Luis Salom dies in crash, aged 24
Moto2 rider Luis Salom dies following a crash in free practice at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya.
Jun 3, 16:42
Sir Chris Hoy talks to the media prior to the Tour Down Under cycling race in Adelaide on January 19, 2014
Sir Chris Hoy to race at Le Mans
Six-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Chris Hoy reveals that he will take part in the 24-hour Le Mans race this year.
Mar 31, 20:18
Felipe Massa of Brazil and Williams is interviewed in the paddock during previews to the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 13, 2014
Felipe Massa: 'Race of Champions should be included in Formula1 weekends'
Felipe Massa says that a Race of Champions-style event should be included at Formula 1 grands prix in the future.
Nov 21, 00:14
Danny Kent of Britain and Leopard Racing leads the field during the Moto3 race during the MotoGP of Valencia - Race at Ricardo Tormo Circuit on November 8, 2015
Danny Kent makes British history with Moto3 win
Danny Kent makes history by becoming the first British motorcycling Grand Prix champion for 38 years after winning the Moto3 Championship.
Nov 8, 20:40
Dani Pedrosa of Spain and Repsol Honda Team heads down a straight during the MotoGp of Qatar - Free Practice at Losail Circuit on March 27, 2015
MotoGP rider Dani Pedrosa proud to beat Valentino Rossi in Aragon
MotoGP rider Dani Pedrosa says that beating Valentino Rossi to victory in Aragon was one of his greatest "achievements".
Sep 29, 09:26
Dani Pedrosa of Spain and Repsol Honda Team heads down a straight during the MotoGp of Qatar - Free Practice at Losail Circuit on March 27, 2015
Dani Pedrosa hopes to put on a "good show" in MotoGP race in Aragon
MotoGP rider Dani Pedrosa says that he hopes to impress in Aragon following a disappointing ninth finish in Misano.
Sep 23, 10:14
Bradley Smith of Great Britain and Monster Yamaha Tech 3 speaks with journalists at the end of qualifying for the 2014 MotoGP of Australia at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on October 18, 2014
Bradley Smith optimistic ahead of MotoGP race in Aragon
British MotoGP rider Bradley Smith says that he "can't wait" to get back on the track in Aragon following his second-place finish in Misano.
Sep 22, 09:58
Valentino Rossi of Italy and Yamaha Factory Racing celebrates third place on the podium at the end of the MotoGP race ahead of the Australian MotoGP, which is round 16 of the MotoGP World Championship at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on October 20, 20
MotoGP leader Valentino Rossi wary of Jorge Lorenzo, Marc Marquez threat
Valentino Rossi says that he is wary of rivals Jorge Lorenzo and Marc Marquez as he tries to maintain his lead with five races left to go in the MotoGP championship.
Sep 16, 10:12
Jorge Lorenzo of Spain and Yamaha Factory Racing celebrates victory under the podium at the end of the MotoGP race ahead of the Australian MotoGP on October 20, 2013
Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo: 'I won't give up on winning MotoGP title'
Yamaha driver Jorge Lorenzo says that he will not give up on winning the MotoGP title as he sits 23 points behind leader Valentino Rossi.
Sep 16, 09:43
Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team speaks with journalists in pit during the 2013 MotoGP of Australia on October 17, 2013
Marc Marquez: 'MotoGP title is getting further away'
Marc Marquez concedes that his MotoGP title is slipping away, but vows to keep "fighting".
Sep 9, 10:18
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Rally car crash kills six in Spain
Six people are confirmed to have died during a incident that saw a rally car crash into a crowd of spectators at a racing event in Spain.
Sep 6, 00:07
Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team speaks with journalists in pit during the 2013 MotoGP of Australia on October 17, 2013
Marc Marquez ready to tackle Silverstone in British MotoGP
Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez insists that he is ready to tackle Silverstone this weekend, despite it not being his "favourite" track.
Aug 26, 10:17
Andretti Autosport driver Justin Wilson answers questions during an interview after the Speeding to Read championship assembly at Texas Motor Speedway on May 19, 2015
IndyCar racer Justin Wilson saves six lives by donating organs following death
The brother of IndyCar racer Justin Wilson reveals that his sibling has helped save the lives of six people by donating his organs following his death on Tuesday.
Aug 26, 08:44
Jorge Lorenzo of Spain and Yamaha Factory Racing celebrates victory under the podium at the end of the MotoGP race ahead of the Australian MotoGP on October 20, 2013
Jorge Lorenzo equals Casey Stoner's MotoGP victories in Brno
Jorge Lorenzo equals Casey Stoner's 38 MotoGP wins with his triumph at Brno.
Aug 25, 09:55
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren prepares to drive during practice for the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at Hungaroring on July 26, 2013
Formula 1 ace Jenson Button: 'Justin Wilson was a lovely guy'
Formula 1 ace Jenson Button pays tribute to "lovely" Justin Wilson following the British IndyCar racer's death.
Aug 25, 07:35
Andretti Autosport driver Justin Wilson answers questions during an interview after the Speeding to Read championship assembly at Texas Motor Speedway on May 19, 2015
British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies after crash
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies in hospital after suffering a head injury.
Aug 25, 03:42
Andretti Autosport driver Justin Wilson answers questions during an interview after the Speeding to Read championship assembly at Texas Motor Speedway on May 19, 2015
British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson in coma after being hit by debris
British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson is in a "critical condition" in a coma after being hit by debris during a race in Pennsylvania.
Aug 24, 07:19
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GP2 driver Daniel de Jong suffers broken vertebrae
Daniel de Jong undergoes four hours of surgery after breaking his sixth vertebrae in a GP2 race in Belgium yesterday.
Aug 23, 11:32
Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team speaks with journalists in pit during the 2013 MotoGP of Australia on October 17, 2013
Marc Marquez: 'Momentum's with me for MotoGP race at Brno'
Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez says that he heads into this weekend's race in Czech Republic with momentum following his back-to-back wins.
Aug 12, 10:13
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Two Spanish riders die in crash at World Superbike event in California
Spanish riders Bernat Martinez and Daniel Rivas Fernandez die after crashing during a World Superbike support event in California at the weekend.
Jul 21, 09:22
Alex Marquez of Spain and Estrella Galicia 0,0 speaks during the press conference and celebrates the Moto3 Championship at the end of the Moto3 race during the MotoGP of Valencia - Race at Ricardo Tormo Circuit on November 9, 2014
Alex Marquez takes positives from tough start to Moto2 campaign
Moto3 champion Alex Marquez insists that he is taking positives from his "difficult" adjustment to Moto2.
Jul 15, 14:26
Jorge Lorenzo of Spain and Yamaha Factory Racing celebrates victory under the podium at the end of the MotoGP race ahead of the Australian MotoGP on October 20, 2013
Jorge Lorenzo relieved to 'only lose three points' in MotoGP title race
Jorge Lorenzo admits that he is relieved to have lost just three points in the MotoGP title race after finishing fourth in Germany.
Jul 14, 10:14
Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team speaks with journalists in pit during the 2013 MotoGP of Australia on October 17, 2013
Marc Marquez wins German MotoGP
Marc Marquez wins the German MotoGP to close the gap on championship leader Valentino Rossi.
Jul 14, 00:30
Stefan Bradl of Germany and Forward Racing heads down a straight during the MotoGp of Qatar - Free Practice at Losail Circuit on March 27, 2015
Stefan Bradl to miss German MotoGP due to hand injury
Forward Racing rider Stefan Bradl is forced to miss this weekend's German MotoGP due to a hand injury and has been replaced by Claudio Corti.
Jul 7, 09:39
Spain's Tito Rabat celebrates on the track after winning the Italian Moto2 Grand Prix at the Mugello racetrack on May 31, 2015
Moto2 champion Tito Rabat has surgery after breaking collarbone in training
Moto2 world champion Tito Rabat undergoes surgery after breaking his collarbone in a crash during training in Spain last weekend.
Jul 6, 09:31
Valentino Rossi of Italy and Yamaha Factory Racing celebrates third place on the podium at the end of the MotoGP race ahead of the Australian MotoGP, which is round 16 of the MotoGP World Championship at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on October 20, 20
Valentino Rossi: 'Marc Marquez will become a problem again in MotoGP title race'
Valentino Rossi expects reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez to become a "problem" again after his performance in Holland.
Jun 30, 10:08
Michael van der Mark of the Netherlands rides the #60 Pata Honda World Superbike team Honda CBR1000RR SP during the practice session for the World Superbikes World Championship Australian Round at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on February 20, 2015
World Supersport champion Michael van der Mark to make MotoGP debut?
World Supersport champion Michael van der Mark will reportedly make his MotoGP debut this weekend in Assen.
Jun 23, 10:08
Jorge Lorenzo of Spain and Yamaha Factory Racing celebrates victory under the podium at the end of the MotoGP race ahead of the Australian MotoGP on October 20, 2013
Jorge Lorenzo wins fourth straight MotoGP race in Spain
Jorge Lorenzo grabs his fourth consecutive victory to move to within one point of MotoGP leader Valentino Rossi.
Jun 15, 09:45
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Force India leaves the circuit after practice ahead of the Russian Formula One Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on October 10, 2014
Nico Hulkenberg claims Le Mans glory with Porsche
Nico Hulkenberg wins his maiden Le Mans 24 Hours race with Porsche. alongside Earl Bamber and Briton Nick Tandy.
Jun 14, 14:57
Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team speaks with journalists in pit during the 2013 MotoGP of Australia on October 17, 2013
Valentino Rossi shocked by Marc Marquez's fall in MotoGP rankings
Valentino Rossi admits that he is baffled by Marc Marquez's poor season so far as the reigning champion sits 49 points behind the MotoGP lead.
Jun 9, 10:08
Valentino Rossi of Italy and Yamaha Factory Racing celebrates third place on the podium at the end of the MotoGP race ahead of the Australian MotoGP, which is round 16 of the MotoGP World Championship at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on October 20, 20
Valentino Rossi fears Jorge Lorenzo threat in MotoGP title race
Valentino Rossi says that Jorge Lorenzo's form is "bad news" for him after his Yamaha teammate closed the gap to six points at the weekend.
Jun 2, 09:58
Bradley Smith of Great Britain and Monster Yamaha Tech 3 speaks with journalists at the end of qualifying for the 2014 MotoGP of Australia at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on October 18, 2014
MotoGP rider Bradley Smith hopes to be "in the hunt" in Mugello race
Yamaha's Bradley Smith hopes that he will be in contention for victory when he takes to the track in Mugello this weekend.
May 26, 09:35
James Hinchcliffe is shown on the grid before the IMSA Tudor Series race at Road America on August 10, 2014
Driver James Hinchcliffe in hospital after fourth IndyCar crash
James Hinchcliffe undergoes surgery after becoming the fourth IndyCar driver to crash within a week.
May 19, 09:21
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Third IndyCar driver within a week suffers crash
Three IndyCar drivers crash within a week, raising questions about Chevrolet's new aerodynamic design.
May 18, 09:37
Bradley Smith of Great Britain and Monster Yamaha Tech 3 speaks with journalists at the end of qualifying for the 2014 MotoGP of Australia at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on October 18, 2014
MotoGP's Bradley Smith to suffer for four to six months with ankle injury
MotoGP rider Bradley Smith confirms that his right ankle will not fully recover for four to six months.
Apr 28, 09:47
Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team speaks with journalists in pit during the 2013 MotoGP of Australia on October 17, 2013
Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez doubtful for Jerez race after finger op
Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez is a doubt for this weekend's Jerez race after undergoing surgery on his finger.
Apr 27, 09:43
Mick Schumacher, son of former F1 champion Michael Schumacher, celebrates after winning the trophy for the best rookie after the first race of the ADAC Formula Four championship in Oschersleben, Germany, on April 25, 2015
Mick Schumacher claims victory on maiden weekend
Mick Schumacher, son of former Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher, wins just his third race in Formula Four.
Apr 27, 05:54
Kris Meeke of Great Britain during Day Four of the WRC Montecarlo on January 25, 2015
Kris Meeke ends 13-year British wait for World Rally Championship win
Kris Meeke becomes the first Briton since the late Colin McRae to win a World Rally Championship event after winning Rally Argentina.
Apr 26, 23:02
Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team speaks with journalists in pit during the 2013 MotoGP of Australia on October 17, 2013
Marc Marquez: 'Argentina MotoGP crash was a shame'
Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez describes his crash at the race in Argentina as a "shame".
Apr 21, 09:34
Valentino Rossi of Italy and Yamaha Factory Racing celebrates third place on the podium at the end of the MotoGP race ahead of the Australian MotoGP, which is round 16 of the MotoGP World Championship at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on October 20, 20
Yamaha's Valentino Rossi wins dramatic Argentina MotoGP
Yamaha's Valentino Rossi wins the Argentina MotoGP race after Marc Marquez crashes in the final lap.
Apr 20, 10:05