Daily Archive: July 5, 2017

Jul 05

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Kentucky

Stenhouse Surges To Second Victory

NASCAR logoNASCAR might have a new restrictor-plate ace. Nearly two months after visiting Victory Lane at Talladega, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. surged past David Ragan in overtime of Saturday’s Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International Speedway to win his second career race. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

Kevin Lacroix aims for victory at Circuit ICAR in the Nascar Pinty’s Series

This road course race comes at the right time for Kevin who experienced mechanical issues with his oval car.

2017-06-25_0037Kevin Lacroix will be back behind the wheel of his #74 Bumper To Bumper/ Total/ Go Fast / PFC Brakes/ Gates Corporation car in the NASCAR Pinty’s series on July 8 for the ECKO Unlimited 75 presented by Continental Tires at Circuit ICAR. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

Change Racing heads to Canada for Round 7 of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship

Catch the two hour and 40-minute event at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park LIVE on Sunday

Change Racing Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of SebringFollowing an early end to a promising run at Watkins Glen on Sunday, Change Racing will head north to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for the next round of IMSA WeatherTech competition. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

LMP3 Class makes it’s Canadian debut at the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

The new class is called the Le Mans Prototype 3 – or LMP3 for short

LMP3 Class makes it's Canadian debut at the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport ParkThe IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda series takes to the track at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park July 7-9, for the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix, offering Canadian fans their first look at a brand-new class that debuted less than four months ago at Sebring International Raceway.

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Jul 05

Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup Championship enhances regulations and adds new class to series

Silver/Silver ‘Pro’ pairings now allowed for the British LMP3 series

Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup ChampionshipCurrent Bronze/Silver pairings become ‘Pro-Am’ class. Snetterton and Donington Park to host final rounds of 2017 Championship. The Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup Championship have announced an update to their regulations for the remainder of the 2017 series as they include Silver/Silver driver pairings alongside their current Bronze/Silver line ups. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

VISIT FLORIDA Racing heads North to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Round 7 of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, 2 hours & 40 minutes

No. 90 Visit Florida Racing Gibson-RileyVISIT FLORIDA Racing has made three starts at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park while competing with the team’s Daytona Prototype.

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Jul 05

Louis-Philippe Dumoulin back on track at ICAR this Saturday night

Fourth race of the 2017 season of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series: The Ecko Unlimited 75 at ICAR

2017-06-25_0054The #47 WeatherTech Canada / Groupe Bellemare team has set the highest possible objectives for itself at the upcoming NASCAR Pinty’s Series round scheduled for this coming Saturday (July 8) at the ICAR (Mirabel, QC) road course.

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Jul 05

Mercedes warns it is hitting ‘sweet spot’ more regularly now

Wolff is confident Mercedes will be the team to beat

2017-06-10_2324Mercedes F1 boss Toto Wolff has sent an warning signal to rivals Ferrari by declaring the team is beginning to hit the ‘sweet spot’ more regularly as it continues to understand the tyres.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

Tales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “When I told the doctors how fast I was going when I crashed, they were quite shocked”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

DTM, Norisring. Mercedes-AMG Motorsport DTM Team, DTM, Gary Paffett, Mercedes-AMG C 63The Norisring once again lived up to its reputation as the highlight of the DTM season. But the most important news to come out of the weekend was that Gary Paffett walked away relatively unscathed from a massive crash. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

This weekend’s Hankook 24H Misano marks the halfway point of the 2017 24H TCE Series

With the event at the twisty circuit on the Italian Adriatic coast, the series reaches the halfway point of the current season.

Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli is the place to be for touring car racing fans this weekend as the Italian venue will be hosting the Hankook 24H Misano, round three of this year’s 24h Touring Car Endurance (TCE) Series Powered By Hankook.

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Jul 05

ERC stars will take to the streets in Zlín

And it’s a superspecial stage like no other

ERC stars will take to the streets in ZlínThe hugely popular Zlín superspecial will once again provide a spectacular curtain raiser to round six of the FIA European Rally Championship, Barum Czech Rally Zlín in late August. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

Nine races, four leaders, five winners: the 2017 MotoGP™ season so far

Four leaders, five winners and ten podium finishers

Valentino Rossi - leader after the Americas GP and winner at Assen - 119 pointsThis is the incredible 2017 season so far, with the top five riders in the Championship covered by only 26 points at the halfway point. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

Fans get even closer to the action at US WorldSBK

Laguna Seca to bring plenty of entertainment for fans

Fans get even closer to the action at US WorldSBKWorldSBK rocks up the GEICO US Round from 7th – 9th July and it’s not just the thrilling on track action that is building the excitement to the eighth round of the season, as the circuit will be filled with off track activities.

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