The MotoGP circus has its first European port of call this weekend, at Jerez de la Frontera in Southern Spain. After the rain-interrupted first two races, springtime in Andalucia will hopefully bring calmer weather for the riders and the capacity crowd of passionate Spanish fans. The Fiat Yamaha Team is riding high after a one-two from Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi in Japan last weekend and the pair will be targeting more glory this week as they look to continue their stunning start to the season.
Rossi has a huge Spanish following and an impressive …Â Details
When Lance Armstrong fought through the final few meters of a climb through desolate mountains under a searing sun and across the finish line, he was not wearing a cape or even a yellow jersey.
Instead, Armstrong wore sunken cheeks and a look of anguish.
â€œIt was hard,â€ Armstrong said Wednesday, trying to catch his breath shortly after finishing eighth in the four-hour, 94-mile opening stage of the Tour of the Gila. â€œIt was tough.â€
The race was …Â Details
Motocross riders from around the world will return to Mammoth Lakes, CA from June 18-28, 2009 for the 2009 Ford Mammoth Motocross.
Registration for the event begins on May 1, 2009 and the event is expected to sell out quickly with Veteran/Senior/Master classes opening at 8 a.m., all mini classes opening at 12 p.m. and all other classes opening at 2 p.m. Please visit www.MammothMotocross.com for registration details, pricing, complete schedule and other information….Â Details
It’s commonly believed to be the number that identifies the Antichrist. So perhaps the owner of this Dodge Viper supercar shouldn’t have been surprised when their car went up in flames.
The registration plate was ‘666’: it was almost an invitation.
It’s not known what happened to the car in the Russian city of Kostroma – but whatever it was, it certainly appears apocalyptic.
The top of the car was ripped off in an explosion. The seats have burned away and the charred engine is exposed. Melted, twisted metal is everywhere.
Strangely, the inferno appears to have been concentrated on…Â Details & Pictures