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Honda's double MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez underwent surgery on Saturday after fracturing the little finger on his left hand in a training accident while riding a dirt bike in Spain.

Sun, 26 Apr 2015 19:29:29 +1200
Marquez breaks finger, doubt for Spanish GP (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/27355321

Madrid (AFP) - MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez's participation in next weekend's Spanish Grand Prix is in doubt after he broke a finger during a crash in training, Spanish media reported on Saturday.

Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:46:28 +1200
Schmuacher Jnr best rookie, ninth on F1 debut (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/27332297

Berlin (AFP) - Mick Schumacher Jnr lived up to the famous name on his Formula Four debut by claiming a trophy as the best rookie after finishing ninth despite starting 19th on Saturday.

Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:30:46 +1200
Pressure on as Schumacher Jnr begins F4 career (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/27325921

Berlin (AFP) - Michael Schumacher's 16-year-old son starts his Formula Four career this weekend under the pressure of living up to the famous family name of the seven-time Formula One world champion.

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 13:59:14 +1200
F1 technology moves into the supermarket fridge (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/27325292

LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One's cutting-edge aerodynamic technology is moving into the supermarket chill cabinet.
Williams Advanced Engineering, part of the Formula One team, said on F...

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:56:43 +1200
No short-term fixes for Red Bull, says Horner (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/27289820

Staying with Renault represents Red Bull's best hope of Formula One success but there will be no short-term fixes for the team's current woes, according to principal Christian Horner.

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:25:35 +1200
Top ten chance for Armstrong in Italy this weekend (Fuseworks) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/27272751

Young Kiwi karter Marcus Armstrong has a chance to move into the KF class top ten at the final round of this year's WSK Master Series in Italy this weekend.

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:23:45 +1200
Women take centre stage at 2015 CRC Speedshow (Fuseworks) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/27270994

Emma Gilmour, Kat Benson and Deborah Day are among the first confirmed participants set to feature at the 2015 CRC Speedshow as part of a 20-strong display celebrating New Zealand’s top female racers, organisers and personalities, highlighting the great contribution females make to motor sports both here and around the world.

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:55:26 +1200
Analysis - Hamilton still has work to do in Europe (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/27267087

After winning three out of four races and taking a 27-point lead in the standings, Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has a new challenge as he and Mercedes prepare for the start of the European season.

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:23:11 +1200
Bourdais to make V8s return in enduros (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/27254603

Frenchman Sebastien Bourdais will return to the V8 Supercars championship this year as Holden star Lee Holdsworth's endurance co-driver.

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 08:44:01 +1200