Daily Archive: July 18, 2016

Jul 18

Morad and Hargrove continue tight point spread with one victory each in the 2016 Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama Rounds 7 and 8…

Martin Harvey continues dominance in Gold Cup; Andrew Danyliw sweeps Silver Cup

2016-07-16_052The 2016 Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama continued this past weekend with Rounds 7 and 8 taking place at Toronto Indy. Although there is a new points leader in the series, the points spread remains even tighter after two very dramatic races on Saturday and Sunday.

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Jul 18

Prema / Theodore Racing secure FIA F3 championship record at Zandvoort

Lance Stroll clinched the Race 1 victory ahead of his team-mate Nick Cassidy

F3 - Prema duo ahead of Carlin driver Alessio Lorandi Prema / Theodore Racing completed an impressive weekend at Zandvoort in the sixth round of the European FIA F3 Championship; setting a new record after securing three 1-2 finishes from three races. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 18

Challenging British RX weekend for Albatec in Belgium

The team returns to British RX competition in round six at Lydden Hill on Bank Holiday Monday 29 August

Albatec Racing logo Albatec Racing endured a challenging British RX outing in round five of the British Rallycross Championship at Maasmechelen this weekend.

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Jul 18

ELMS: Strong result at the Red Bull Ring for Andreas Wirth

“Unfortunately we missed the podium today”

ELMS - Strong result at the Red Bull Ring for Andreas Wirth After a two month break, the European Le Mans Series (ELMS) and its competitors were more than happy to get back to business this weekend – especially at a true driver’s favorite like the Red Bull Ring. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 18

ELMS: Encouraging signs for remainder of Nielsen’s season despite seventh-place finish at Red Bull Ring

Round three of the 2016 European Le Mans Series

The No. 60 Formula Racing Ferrari 458 GTE. Christina Nielsen and her Formula Racing teammates finish the four-hour encounter at the Red Bull Ring circuit in 24th position overall in the 38-car field but a disappointing seventh in the hotly-contested GTE field. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 18

Tough Toronto but Rossi maintains 7th in championship fight

“It was always going to be a tough race starting from 19th”

2016-07-15_005 Alexander Rossi keeps hold of his 7th place in the Verizon IndyCar Series Championship battle following a challenging weekend at the Honda Indy Toronto.

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Jul 18

Rosberg on Hamilton challenge: Bring it on

“I am leading the World Championship coming up to the halfway point of the season and there’s still a long way to go”
2016-07-09-Saturday-0098 Nico Rosberg says despite the disappointment of losing second place due to a post-race time penalty which cut his lead in the F1 world drivers’ championship to one point he is relishing the chance of battling back in Hungary. Read the rest of this entry »
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Jul 18

WEC: Toyota back on track after the 24 Hours of Le Mansback on track after the 24 Hours of Le Mans

6 Hours of Nürburgring

2016-06-19-0399 A little over a month after Toyota’s cruel defeat in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, it is time to get back on track for the 6 Hours of Nürburgring. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 18

Formula Drift: Victory for Fredric Aasbo in Canada

Rockstar Energy Drink / Nexen Tire SR by Toyota tC tops Round 5 podium

Fredric Aasbo drove to victory in Canada this weekend, photo SR by Toyota Fredric Aasbo topped the podium in Canada this weekend and, with three rounds remaining in the 2016 Formula Drift season, the defending champion is in a close fight for the points lead.

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Jul 18

ELMS: Charging performance at Red Bull Ring gives championship leaders podium

The #38 Gibson 015S-Nissan started and finished third

2016-06-15_Wednesday-0002 G-Drive Racing maintained their championship-leading position in the European Le Mans Series as they twice charged back from misfortune to secure a podium finish at the Red Bull Ring in Austria on Sunday (Jul 17). Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 18

FIA World Endurance Championship, LMP1, Round 4, Nürburgring (DE) preview

WEC: Le Mans winner mounts title defence with new aerodynamics

2016-06-19-0194 The Le Mans winner Porsche goes to the Nürburgring with a new aerodynamic package for its 919 Hybrid. On the track in the Eifel mountains, the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) holds its fourth of nine rounds from July 22 to 24.

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Jul 18

The Lamborghini Huracán wins twice at Mugello and once in Japan with the drivers of the GT3 Junior Program

Double victory in the Italian GT in both races at Mugello for Antonelli Motorsport and Imperiale Racing

CIGT Mugello-Ombra Racing-Frassineti_Gattuso It has been a rewarding weekend for Lamborghini Squadra Corse, which has scored 3 absolute victories in 48 hours with the Huracán GT3 in Italy and in Japan. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 18

Alex Labbé makes the most of a difficult weekend

NASCAR Pinty’s Series at Honda Indy Toronto

 

2016-07-16_138Alex Labbé finished at the Grand Prix of Toronto, round 5 of the 2016 Canadian NASCAR Pinty’s series, on Saturday. The Can-Am/Kappa/Cyclops Gear/Lou’s Barbeque Team had to work very hard after the Ford Fusion no. 32 wrecked in qualifying, working all night to give Labbé a chance to race.

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Jul 18

Brabham wins Toronto Stadium Super Trucks streetfight

“The whole weekend was a huge battle and really awesome”

2016-07-17_041Matt Brabham has claimed his second consecutive round win in the North American Stadium Super Trucks Series after an incredible stoush in Toronto with defending Champion, Sheldon Creed.

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Jul 18

2016 Régates de Valleyfield

A look back on Sunday

2016-07-17 The drivers from Quebec could not find their way to the top of the podium, as three racers from Ontario and one American led the finals in their respective classes during one of the biggest hydroplane racing event in North America.

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Jul 18

Strong performance by Maloigne nets Fourth for Albatec at Pont De Ruan

#21 SamShield-backed Peugeot 208 RX Supercar

Albatec Racing logo A consistent pace and strong performance by Albatec Racing and Philippe Maloigne in Pont De Ruan this weekend saw the Frenchman easily qualify for his fourth consecutive French RX Final.

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