Daily Archive: June 22, 2013

Jun 22

Bagotville International Air Show

A first for Flagworld, covering an Air Show!

2013-06-22_0431Last year we met with Mr. Richard Girouard, war plane enthousiast, historian of Escadron 425 Alouette and co-author of the book ‘Je te plumerai. Escadron 425 Alouette. Défendre la liberté depuis 1942‘.

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Jun 22

Le Mans 24 Hours: Hour 8 Update

With a third of this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours complete

Labre Competition CorvetteLarbre Competition has made steady progress through the GTE Am class field to lie sixth and ninth with its pair of Corvette C6.Rs. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 22

Alpine revises its objectives

Two enforced pit visits cost the Alpine A450 nine laps during the opening hours of the Le Mans 24 Hours

Alpine A450 - photo AlpineAfter seven hours of racing, the Signatech Alpine outfit sits 19th in the LMP2 standings, ten laps adrift of the class leaders. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 22

Ogier peerless in Sardinia (+result)

Fourth World Rally Championship victory of the season

Sébastien Ogier - photo © FRANCOIS BAUDIN - DPPI Sebastien Ogier claimed his fourth World Rally Championship victory of the season today after leading Rally Italia Sardegna from start to finish in a Volkswagen Polo R. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 22

Kuno Wittmer comment on the first four hours of the 24 Hours of Le Mans

SRT Motorsports Racing Manager Gary Johnson and SRT Viper GTS-R drivers Marc Goossens and Kuno Wittmer comments

SRT Motorsports  -Wittmer“We’ve been trying to predict the weather and it’s been difficult to do to say the least. We actually had the 93 car going intermediate rains (tires) and that wasn’t the right choice so they came in and switched out. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 22

Fatal Crash Involving No.95 Aston Martin in Le Mans

Allan Simonsen sadly lost his life in the Number 95 Aston Martin

Allan Simonsen - photo Getty Images24 Hours of Le Mans 2013 got off to a sad start earlier today when Allan Simonsen sadly lost his life in the Number 95 Aston Martin. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 22

Série ACT at St Eustache Postponed

A rain date is to be announced

Autodrome St-Eustache logo 2012The Série ACT event scheduled for Saturday, June 22nd at Autodrome St-Eustache in St-Eustache, QC has been postponed due to weather.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 22

Le Mans has started for the Alpine A450

Exactly 35 years after the last appearance of a works Alpine at Le Mans

Alpine A440The 90th anniversary edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours started on the stroke of 3pm. A field of 56 cars took the start, including the Alpine A450 entered by Signatech Alpine.

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Jun 22

Le Mans 24 Hours : The latest

Saturday’s race begins at 15.00 local time.

24 Heures du MansTo find out more about the event, visit www.24h-lemans.com. Read the rest of this entry »

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