Daily Archive: June 10, 2013

Jun 10

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series News & Notes: Delaware

Kennington sets standard of excellence on ovals

2009-06-06Round and round he goes. The performance of D.J. Kennington on NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 oval tracks has been nothing short of amazing.

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Jun 10

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Quicken Loans 400

There have been 87 NASCAR Sprint Cup races at Michigan International Speedway

NASCAR logoA look at some of the top statistical performers at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan going into the Quicken Loans 400 on June 16.

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Jun 10

Johnson rebounds to win at Pocono

A week after controversial restart costs him, Johnson gets third win of season

Pocono Raceway logoIt’s not a good idea to rile up Jimmie Johnson. A week after a penalty for jumping the final restart at Dover knocked Johnson out of a near-certain victory, Johnson absolutely scorched the field in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Party in the Poconos 400, beating Greg Biffle to the finish line by 1.208 seconds. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 10

The Montreal Grand Prix weekend was successful for the Ste-Rose Honda Racing Team.

Two wins for Karl Wittmer and our objective surpassed for Nick Wittmer

2013-06-07_1280Both Nick Wittmer, Super Touring class Honda Accord V6 and Karl Wittmer, B-Spec class Honda Fit, surpassed their individual objectives.

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Jun 10

Amazing race weekend for Lombardi Honda Racing at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

Scoring four podiums and a first victory in 35 years at Montreal

2013-06-07_1287Drivers of the Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) presented by Continental Tire have been anticipating their second appearance at the Grand Prix du Canada.

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Jun 10

Goodwood Kartways / IPK North America – ECKC Race 1 Report

DiLeo took DD2 pole to kick the weekend off at Mosport

Marco DiLeo Mosport Schindel CKNIPK North America had a very strong showing as the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship began a week ago as a combined squad sent seven different drivers from five different classes up the podium steps at Mosport International Karting.

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Jun 10

Three words halted Vettel’s last-lap quest – report

“I wasn’t surprised” – Christian Horner

2013-06-09_0468Red Bull pulled Sebastian Vettel back into line with three simple words on the very last lap of the Canadian grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 10

Massa set to keep Ferrari race seat in 2014 – boss

“As far as our drivers go for 2014, I’m calm” – Domenicali

2013-06-08_0790Felipe Massa is likely to keep his seat at Ferrari beyond the end of his expiring 2013 contract. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 10

McLaren ‘clutching at straws’ – Button

“I’ve never been so pleased to get out of a car”

2013-06-07_0694McLaren’s woes have only deepened, despondent lead driver Jenson Button said after the Canadian grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 10

Force India scuffle followed di Resta’s criticism

“I’m not going to say much because I’ll say something I probably shouldn’t.”

2013-06-06_0092Rumours of a pit garage fight have marred Force India’s 100th grand prix weekend celebrations. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 10

Vergne joins race for Webber’s Red Bull seat

“For the moment, he is on the right track.”

2013-06-07_0162Jean-Eric Vergne has joined the race to replace Mark Webber at Red Bull next year, after putting in eye-catching performances for the energy drink company’s junior team Toro Rosso in Monaco and Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 10

Testing to return during 21-race 2014 calendar

The new season of winter testing will also kick off earlier than usual

2013-06-09_1040Post-grand prix testing will take place next season at key European circuits like Silverstone, Barcelona, Spa and Hockenheim, it emerged from the Montreal paddock on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 10

Future of Canada GP still hangs in balance

“Negotiations are moving forward between all parties and the tone is favourable”

2013-06-09_0419Quebec premier Pauline Marois met with F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone on Sunday and vowed to work hard to safeguard the future of the Canadian grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 10

F1 marshal killed after Canadian GP

“The worker dropped his radio and attempted to pick it up”

2013-06-09_1405The F1 world is mourning its first fatality in over a decade, after a track marshal was killed in the wake of Sunday’s Canadian grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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