Daily Archive: August 6, 2013

Aug 06

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Gordon builds momentum, nearing season’s first victory

NASCAR logoJeff Gordon appears to have caught momentum. Yet, 2013 seems much like a year ago when the four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion didn’t clinch a Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup berth until the final race of the regular season.

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Aug 06

Statistical Advance: Analyzing The JuliaWine.com 100

At Circuit de Trois-Rivieres

2012-08-05_0700The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 makes its last of three trips into Quebec on Aug. 9-11 for the JuliaWine.com 100 as part of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres (Que.). Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 06

CTCC in Trois-Rivières featured in a spectacular night race

It has become a tradition now for CTCC to be featured on this unique evening.

2012-08-03_1373Motorsports fans in Trois-Rivières are getting ready to attend the biggest event of the year this weekend, the 44th edition of Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 06

Mathieu and Rémy Audette hunt for more victories

Presenting the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières…

2013-07-28_0044Mathieu and Rémy Audette will contest this weekend’s two Canadian Touring Car Championship races, held as part of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 06

SRT Motorsports – SRT Viper American Le Mans Series Road America preview

American Le Mans Series – Round 6

2013-07-21SRT Motorsports will field two SRT Viper GTS-Rs in Sunday’s race at the 4.048-mile circuit, the sixth event on the 2013 American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patron schedule. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 06

All eyes on championship battle

Jake Eidson has a slim Championship points lead

F1600 - Jake EidsonAmericans Jake Eidson, Adrian Starrantino and Aaron Telitz are locked in a three-way fight for the 2013 F1600 Formula F Championship Series title with just four races to go.

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Aug 06

Monaco de Trois-Rivières: A new record for the 15th edition!

More than ever, Trois-Rivières is the annual rendezvous of choice for karting.

2013-08-01When 265 riders were registered last year, the number reached 305 in 2013, making Monaco de Trois-Rivières the largest karting happening on the North American east coast.

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Aug 06

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Race 5 Report

Le Monaco de Trois-Rivieres

2013-08-03 - SamediThe Eastern Canadian Karting Championship made its return to Quebec over the weekend as teams and drivers headed to Le Monaco de Trois-Rivieres and the fabled grounds of Exhibition Place/GP3R.

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Aug 06

Mid-Ohio Preview: Minor edges closer

Can Tim Minor lock up his first Championship this weekend?

Two more races at Mid-Ohio this weekend signal the race to the end of the 2013 F2000 Championship Series. With just four rounds to go, Tim Minor’s huge Championship lead is nearing the point of a Championship clinch, and the F2000 veteran is well within range of securing his first title during rounds 11 and 12 at Mid-Ohio. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 06

Michela Cerruti joins MLR71 for Auto GP debut

At the world-famous German venue, where she already raced in Formula 3

Auto GP - Michela CerrutiMichela Cerruti will be making her Auto GP debut for the MLR71 team at the Nürburgring in the next round of the 2013 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 06

Webber won’t miss ‘boy’ Vettel

Revenge on the track is sweeter

2013-06-06_0175Mark Webber, retiring from formula one at the end of the season, has admitted he will not miss his teammate Sebastian Vettel. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 06

Lotus struggling with ‘money problems’ – reports

Troubling signs of financial weakness are emerging from Lotus.

2013-05-23 - Lotus F1 Team - Monaco 02The authoritative German website motorsport-total.com reports that, although in the hunt for the 2013 title, the Genii-owned outfit is “struggling to survive” under EUR 120 million in debt. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 06

Calado on track for Force India future

A 24-year-old Briton is on track to becoming the next rookie in formula one.

James Calado - photo GP2 PressAs the sport prepared to enter the August break, Force India driver Adrian Sutil admitted in Hungary that he is not sure he will stay with the Silverstone based team in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 06

‘Any change’ good for struggling Williams – Maldonado

“Yeah, I think we need some change”

2013-06-07_0268Pastor Maldonado insists the arrival at Williams of Pat Symonds, and the departure of Mike Coughlan, must be good for the beleaguered British team. Read the rest of this entry »

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