Motor Sports Articles by Date

July 2014

  • Marc Marquez Matches 44-Year Record in Germany With Ninth Consecutive Victory

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    Posted 9 days ago by Chasen Marshall

    Despite having to start from pit lane, Marc Marquez rallied at the German Grand Prix in Sachsenring to win his ninth race in nine starts in 2014. The 21-year-old Spaniard began the race with wet tires to cope with the light rains, but by the time the warm-up lap ended, the rain had stopped and he and his Honda team opted to change to his slick-tire bike. The majority of the field made the same tactical decision.

  • Progression at Pocono: JPM Takes First Win Since His Return to Open-Wheel Racing

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    Posted 14 days ago by Oakley

    All along Juan Pablo Montoya has been saying “I’m a work in progress,” and last weekend at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania, that progress was evident as JPM confidently returned to Victory Lane in an IndyCar.

  • Team Oakley Continues to Dominate the 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship

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    Posted 14 days ago by Oakley

    Halfway through the 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, Team Oakley has swept three of six podiums and is showing no signs of letting off the gas. Leading the charge is the 450 Class rookie Ken Roczen who extended his championship standing points lead over teammate Ryan Dungey to 26-points with his win this past weekend at RedBud National.

  • Man on a Hot Streak: 5 Questions with Reigning MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez

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    Posted 15 days ago by Oakley

    Entering the 2014 MotoGP season, there was no denying that Marc Marquez was the rider to beat with a large target planted firmly on his chest. Since winning the 2013 World Championship last year at just 20-years old and becoming the youngest MotoGP World Champion in the sport’s history, the only thing Marquez’s opponents have been able to see is his back. He has since opened the 2014 season with eight consecutive race wins – a feat that was last achieved over 40-years ago by the legendary Giacomo Agostini. Before heading to Germany for his next race on July 13th, we caught up with Marquez to see how he’s coping with it all.