Daily Archive: June 4, 2013

Jun 04

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Race 2 Report

Ben Cooper finished a weekend sweep of DD2 with his second win on Sunday

Rotax Junior MosportThe second race of the 2013 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship was held Sunday at Mosport International Karting and if not more, there was at least one thing consistent from a day earlier – weather that just couldn’t decide what it wanted to be.

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Jun 04

Who Will Be “King of The Buckeyes”?

F2000 driver Kevin Kopp in the No. 22 WISKO Van Diemen

With an intense schedule of four races in a three week span for the F2000 Championship Series and F1600 Formula F Championship Series at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Series officials have announced an innovative award for the best Ohio race results, to be dubbed “King of The Buckeyes”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

Who will be “King of The Buckeyes”?

F1600 race winner Aaron Telitz

With an intense schedule of four races in a three week span for the F2000 Championship Series and F1600 Formula F Championship Series at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Series officials have announced an innovative award for the best Ohio race results, to be dubbed “King of The Buckeyes”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

ETE Reman to back US Formula 1000 at Road America

ETE Reman has offered up a tiered cash prize package

US Formula 1000 logoRounds 7 and 8 of the US Formula 1000 Championship East got yet another prize boost with announcement of backing from ETE Reman.

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Jun 04

ACT Riverside Speedway makeup date announced

The 150-lap event was postponed with 29 laps of the feature complete

ACT - Groveton - Riverside SpeedwayThe rained out American Canadian Tour 150 at Groveton, NH’s Riverside Speedway scheduled for last Sunday, June 2 has been rescheduled to Sunday, June 23 with a post time of 1:30pm. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

Big names on Crescent Street Thursday for the opening ceremony

Crescent Street activities kick off this Thursday!

LG Festival CrescentThe public is cordially invited to the Opening Ceremonies and Celebrity Pit Stop Challenge, marking the official launch of the LG Crescent Street Grand Prix Festival, taking place from June 6 to 8. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

Double the action for 2013 Grand Prix du Canada

Rounds Three and Four Set for Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

2012-06-08_0322Two is always better than one, especially in the world of racing. Last year the Grand Prix du Canada featured one Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin race, but this year drivers will compete twice at the historic Circuit Gilles-Villenueve. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

Ste-Rose Honda confident going into rounds 3 and 4 at Montreal

Karl and Nick Wittmer feel ready to compete

2013-05-04_1199Ste-Rose Honda racing team is ready to compete at the Montreal Grand Prix Formula One event this weekend at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve.

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Jun 04

Kuno Wittmer: What racing at Le Mans means to me

The event, first run in 1923, is set for June 22-23.

Kuno Wittmer portrait par Jacques DeshaiesThe SRT Viper GTS-R is returning to competition in the world’s oldest active sports car endurance race – the 24 Hours of Le Mans.   Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

CTCC salutes Bob Armstrong in Montreal

Bob Armstrong first became involved with motorsports in the late 60s

Bob Armstrong 2008-06-05_0033Racing at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve always creates special memories but this weekend will be unique for CTCC participants as they commemorate the life of Bob Armstrong who recently passed away. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

Ben Young shines at Road America

11th place finish in Saturday’s race followed up by 10th place on Sunday

Ben Young shines at Road AmericaVariable weather conditions and unseasonably cooler temperatures did not dampen the spirits of Canadian AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike competitor Ben Young.

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Jun 04

Horner defends Ferrari amid ‘secret’ tests saga

“The two situations (Mercedes and Ferrari) are not even comparable.”

2013-04-13 - Red Bull Racing - China - Christian Horner 1Christian Horner has defended Ferrari, amid the controversy about ‘secret’ Pirelli tyre tests conducted by the famous Italian team as well as Mercedes. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

Red Bull not ready for 2014 driver news – Horner

Meanwhile, Red Bull designer Adrian Newey had an embarrassing moment

Red Bull is not ready to announce its 2014 driver lineup, team boss Christian Horner insists. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

De Villota reveals crack in Duxford crash helmet

“Until now only my family and friends have seen it (the helmet)” – de Villota

Maria de Villota has revealed the terrifying extent of the damage to her carbon fibre helmet that saved her life during an horror Marussia test crash last year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

Ecclestone says only jail a threat to F1 top job

“They’re quite laid-back. They’re not panicking.”

Formula 1 Circuit in Sochi - Bernier Ecclestone 2Bernie Ecclestone insists looming bribery charges do not immediately threaten his job at the helm of formula one. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

A very busy Grand Prix du Canada for Rémy Audette !

CTCC and Formula 1600…

2012-07-20_0225Four races in total await the Audette Racing Team. They fully intend to achieve top 5 finishes in all races and have not discounted a podium top spot ! Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

NASCAR’s Cameron Hayley won real gold on Saturday!

Can he win both NASCAR Races this weekend?

Daytona Champion Cameron Hayley of Canada is racing every event he can fit into his now very busy NASCAR schedule. Read the rest of this entry »

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