Le Mans
Jun 9

24 Hours of Le Mans GTE-Pro/GTE-Am preview

The 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans will be shown LIVE on FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports 2 and FOX Sports Go this weekend. (Photo: John Rourke - AdrenalMedia.com)

The 2014 will be shown LIVE on FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports 2 and FOX Sports Go this weekend. (Photo: John Rourke – AdrenalMedia.com)

While much of the attention in this year’s 24 Hours of may be on the new-for-2014 LMP1 regulations and the three-way battle for the overall win between Audi, Toyota and Porsche, the production-based ranks is still expected to produce competitive battles, with an equally diverse grid.

FOXSports.com kicks off its comprehensive week-long coverage with a look at the teams from the GTE-Pro and GTE-Am classes that will take part on Saturday (8:30 a.m. ET LIVE FOX Sports 1)

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May 19

MotoGP: Lorenzo fires back at Rossi and Marquez

LE MANS, FRANCE - MAY 17:   Jorge Lorenzo of Spain and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP starts from box during the MotoGp of France - Qualifying on May 17, 2014 in Le Mans, France.  (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

of Spain and Movistar Yamaha , seen here during qualifying in , France, currently currently sits fifth in the MotoGP standings, 80 points back of points leader . (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

Jorge Lorenzo has dismissed claims that his form slump is because he is not relaxed and enjoying his riding, especially in the shadow of record-breaking fellow Spaniard Marc Marquez.

After finishing a lackluster sixth in Sunday’s French GP, both Marquez and seven-time champion reckoned that a lack of enjoyment and too much importance on winning were key issues.

Not surprisingly Lorenzo disagreed.

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May 18

MotoGP: Bautista Scores First Podium Since 2012

Alvaro Bautista pumps his fist after finishing third in the Grand Prix of France. (Photo: Getty Images)

pumps his fist after finishing third in the Grand Prix of France. (Photo: Getty Images)

Team GO&FUN Honda Gresini celebrated their first podium of the 2014 season at the Monster Energy Grand Prix de France thanks to an excellent third-place finish by Alvaro Bautista.

The result saw Bautista put his three DNFs in the opening rounds of the year firmly behind him as he returned to the podium for the first time since the 2012 Grand Prix of Japan.

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May 18

MotoGP: Rossi Celebrates 150th Career Premier Class Podium

Valentino Rossi sprays champagne on the podium after finishing second in the Grand Prix of France. (Photo: Getty Images)

sprays champagne on the podium after finishing second in the Grand Prix of France. (Photo: Getty Images)

In his 299th Grand Prix appearance Valentino Rossi led the race for several laps and secured his 150th premier-class podium in second place.

Rossi pushed hard from the start of the fifth race of the year, getting into the lead in the early stages from fifth on the grid, capitalizing on a mistake from eventual race winner .

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May 18

MotoGP: Marquez Overcomes Early Mistake To Win Fifth Straight Race

Marc Marquez won Sunday's Grand Prix of France at Le Mans. (Photo

won Sunday’s Grand Prix of France at . (Photo

Marc Marquez of Spain pulled off a remarkable comeback at the French Grand Prix on Sunday to earn his fifth win in as many races this season.

Marquez slipped to 10th place on the opening lap despite taking pole position on Saturday, but the reigning world champion quickly made up ground on the Bugatti track and overtook of Italy on the 13th lap before pulling away.

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