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American motorcycle racer Nicky Hayden has died at 35 in Italy

The racing world is mourning. American motorcycle racer Nicky Hayden, known as the 'Kentucky Kid,' died at the Maurizio Bufalini Hospital in northern Italy, five days after the accident he had in Rimini. He was 35 old. His mother Rose, brother Tommy and fiancee Jackie were at his side. He was hit by a black Peugeot driven by a 30-year-old Italian, while training on his bicycle.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Motor Sports

A 12 cars crash occurred at the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint

A total of 12 cars were involved in a crash during the Lap 2 on Race 3 at the Tyrepower Tasmania Supersprint , after the cars of Garth Tander and Cam Waters tangled, just two laps after the start. Drivers with cars left damaged by the mess included: Rick Kelly, Garth Tander, James Moffat, James Courtney. Scott Pye, Nick Percat, Tim Slade, Tim Blanchard, Simona De Silvestro,

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Motor Sports

Massive crash at Kansas, Saturday night, in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race

Big accident occurred Saturday in Saturday’s night Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race, affecting three cars. Joey Logano’s Team Penske Ford had an apparent mechanical failure believed to be a broken right-front brake rotor and hit the car of  Danica Patrick pushing it into the wall which fortunately was covered by an energy-absorbent protective barrier.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Motor Sports

The British driver John Surtees died aged 83

The British driver John Surtees, who won the 1964 Formula One championship for Ferrari to become the only man to win world titles on two and four wheels, died on Friday aged 83. He started over 100 F1 grands prix, winning six, in a career which took him to Ferrari, Cooper, and Honda. During the 1970s he also designed, built and raced his own Team Surtees F1, F2, and F5000 cars.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Motor Sports

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