Daily Archive: August 13, 2013

Aug 13

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Right place, right seat for Greg Biffle

NASCAR logoGreg Biffle’s most recent top-five finish was a victory in June’s race at Michigan International Speedway.

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Aug 13

Statistical Advance: Analyzing The Wilson Equipment 300 Supporting Red Cross Disaster Relief

At Riverside International Speedway

Nascar Canadian Tire Series BilingueThe NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 makes its annual trek eastward to the Canadian Maritimes for a date at Riverside International Speedway in Antigonish, N.S., for the Wilson Equipment 300 Supporting Red Cross Disaster Relief on Saturday, Aug. 17. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 13

Mechanical woes strike Alex Guénette at GP3R

JuliaWine.com 100 – Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

2013-08-11_0297Alex Guénette had managed to avoid the many incidents that occurred early on in the JuliaWine.com 100, the now-traditional NASCAR Canadian Tire race run in the streets of Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 13

Ben Young impressive on home soil

Earning a 4th and 5th place finish

Ben Young - MosportCanadian AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike rider Ben Young made an impressive debut at this past weekend’s MOPAR Canadian Superbike Championship Doubleheader at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (formerly Mosport). Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 13

Andrew Ranger drives through the field and nabs 2nd place

For La Cité de Mirabel Inc. Dodge in NASCAR Canadian Tire Race

2013-08-11_0328This was the strongest ever starting field in a NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCaTS) race, with a former World Champion, a confirmed Indycar driver, and multiple former Cascar and NCaTS champions, plus several local hot-shoes in very good cars.

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Aug 13

Two wins for Karl Wittmer and a first podium for Nick Wittmer in 2013

At the Grand Prix de Trois Rivieres

2013-08-11_0058The Ste-Rose Honda team was looking forward to a good weekend in the beautiful Trois Rivieres street circuit. Karl entered the weekend leading the B-Spec championship and Nick was looking to finish on the podium with his 2013 Honda Accord V6.

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Aug 13

Jean-François Dumoulin, the “Silent Warrior”

He will be part of the last road course event of the season

2013-08-11-2246Sharpness and strategy were key factors in Jean-François Dumoulin and his Bernier Crépeau / Bellemare / Manac /ACASS Dodge #04 managing to make his way from 11th to 3rd position on the track of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières last Sunday.

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Aug 13

BGR Team Grote wins at CTMP

CTMP hosted the 7th and 8th rounds of the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship the final weekend of July.

BGR Team Grote logoThe weekend got off to a great start for the BGR duo of championship leader Zacharie Robichon and returning driver Jesse Lazare with the pair heading the time charts all day during the Friday test day.

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Aug 13

Welsh edges Szoke in exciting Superbike finale

Szoke, aiming for his unprecedented ninth Series title

Sunday - Superbike Podium - mid resUxbridge, ON native Alex Welsh captured his second career Canadian Pro Superbike victory in a back-and-forth battle with defending champion Jordan Szoke of Brantford on Sunday, August 11 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 13

Szoke is one step closer to ninth championship

The Superbike Doubleheader Weekend continues on Saturday

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park logoBrantford racer Jordan Szoke’s continued his qualifying dominance at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Friday and will start both of this weekend’s Mopar Pro Superbike races from the pole position. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 13

Barracuda Racing unveils driver lineup

For remainder of 2013 Season

Barracuda Racing logoBarracuda Racing announced today that JR Hildebrand and Luca Filippi will fill the seat of the No. 98 car to complete the 2013 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 13

Ferrari to decide on 2014 focus switch – Massa

“We are already thinking about next season”

13-06-08_0089Within the space of a few more races, Ferrari could shift the full weight of its resources to the 2014 car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 13

Russian entity votes down Sauber rescue – report

“The time bomb is ticking”

2013-06-08_0244After all the ‘Russian rescue deal’ talk, the news about Sauber is now back into a backwards slide. Read the rest of this entry »

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