Daily Archive: July 15, 2017

Jul 15

Szoke and Trombino dominant Pros at Atlantic Motorsport Park

“The bike wants to beat you up… so you’ve got to push the whole time here”

Szoke and Trombino dominant Pros at Atlantic Motorsport ParkJordan Szoke and Frank Trombino were the Pro winners during Saturday’s Mopar CSBK Canadian Superbike Championship round 4 presented by Honda Canada at Atlantic Motorsport Park in Shubenacadie, NS. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Hat Trick for Kevin Lacroix in Toronto

Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto

Hat Trick for Kevin Lacroix in Toronto (3)Kevin Lacroix established a hat trick earlier today by winning all three road course races in the NASCAR Pinty’s 2017 season. Indeed, the Saint-Eustache driver brought the car to victory lane during the Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto, taking place during the Toronto Indy.

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Jul 15

Robert Stout earns Global MX-5 Cup Saturday win on streets of Toronto

First ever Toronto Street Race for the Battery Tender Mazda Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires

Robert Stout earns Global MX-5 Cup Saturday win on streets of TorontoRookie Robert Stout emerged from a hard-fought battle on the streets of Toronto to score his second Battery Tender Mazda Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires win of the season on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

F2: Leclerc flies to five in Silverstone feature

Monegasque grabs fifth win despite dramas                          

F2 - Charles Leclerc, PREMA Racing, SilverstoneCharles Leclerc has claimed his fifth race of the season at a damp Silverstone in this afternoon’s feature race, making light of a big fluid leak and losing a mirror to fly to victory by almost 9 seconds over a race long battle between Norman Nato and Oliver Rowland. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

GP3: Russell delights fans with home win

Briton soars to victory in Silverstone Race 1

GP3 - George Russell, ART Grand Prix, SilverstoneGeorge Russell brought a smile to the faces of the local fans with a strong win in gloomy conditions in this afternoon’s Race 1 at Silverstone, easing into the lead early on before leading for the remainder of the race ahead of teammate Anthoine Hubert and Alessio Lorandi. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Formula One teams British Grand Prix qualifying report

British Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Silverstone.

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Jul 15

Race winner Bird draws Gp1 for Race 2 qualifying

Lynn takes stunning pole on debut

Sam Bird will need to overcome being drawn in Group 1 for tomorrow’s qualifying if he is to repeat his win in Race 2 of the Qualcomm New York City ePrix

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Jul 15

Formula V8 3.5: Matevos Isaakyan (SMP Racing By Avf) scores runaway win at the Nürburgring

In both occasions, the series was supporting the FIA WEC weekend

Driving for SMP Racing by AVF, Russian Matevos Isaakyan delivered his second win of the season in race 1 of the World Series Formula V8 3.5 weekend at the German venue. The Russian is back to the top step of the podium after cruising to victory in race 2 at Spa. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

WEC: Toyota storms to pole in Germany

Race start is scheduled for 13.00 local time.

2017-07-15-0100Toyota took a closely fought pole position for tomorrow’s 6 Hours of Nurburgring , the fourth round in this season’s FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Jul 15

Qualifying report: Catsburg power slides to Argentina WTCC pole

Catsburg was the last of five drivers to hunt down pole in the Qualifying Q3
Qualifying report: Catsburg power slides to Argentina WTCC poleNicky Catsburg won a dramatic battle for the DHL Pole Position at FIA WTCC Race of Argentina this afternoon, crossing the timing beam as he took to the grass in a dramatic final-turn powerslide.
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Jul 15

Home hero Hamilton sees off rivals with stunning British GP pole

Lewis Hamilton swept to pole position for the British Grand Prix in style with a stunning final lap in Q3.

2017-06-11_4258Home favorite Lewis Hamilton swept to pole position for the British Grand Prix in style with a stunning final lap in Formula 1 qualifying at Silverstone on Saturday, finishing half a second clear of the field. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Ricciardo joins Bottas with British GP grid penalty

Fernando Alonso will start at the back of the grid after taking a Power Unit change

Ricciardo joins Bottas with British GP grid penaltyDaniel Ricciardo’s hopes of maintaining his run of podium finishes during this weekend’s British Grand Prix has taken a knock after he became the second leading driver to be hit by a grid penalty for a gearbox change.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Five things to watch in the NYC ePrix

Can di Grassi capitalise?

With just four races left in the 2016/17 Formula E season, the pressure is building in the race to become the next all-electric champion. But with points leader Sebastien Buemi absent, the narrative of the weekend has been changed completely. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Andrew Ranger scores Toronto Pole

Quebec Driver Claims Third Pinty’s GP Pole

2017-07-08_0432Andrew Ranger continued his domination in Toronto by claiming the E3 Spark Plugs pole award Friday for Saturday’s Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Coors Light Pole to Truex after Larson’s car flunks New Hampshire inspection

Larson, who had swept all three rounds of qualifying, will now start at the rear of the 39-car field

Martin Truex Jr. was declared the Coors Light Pole Award winner Friday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, taking the No. 1 starting position after Kyle Larson’s apparent pole-winning lap was disallowed. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

WEC: What the drivers said after FP1 at the pre-event press conference

6 Hours of Nurburgring

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“The car felt good in Free Practice 1 and everything we learned at the Barcelona test we transferred over. What we saw in FP1 was quite remarkable and shows how close things will be this weekend.

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Jul 15

Co-driver switch for Østberg

“This is a team decision”

Norway’s Mads Østberg will start next week’s Neste Rally Finland [27 – 30 July] alongside a new co-driver after parting company with Ola Fløene for “sporting reasons”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Hansen Family to compete in 10 Hours of Magny-Cours

First ever time that  Kenneth Hansen has joined his sons at the wheel in competition

DriverSwedish brothers Timmy and Kevin Hansen, who both race Peugeot 208 WRX Supercars in the FIA World Rallycross Championship for Team Peugeot-Hansen, will compete in the ‘10 hours of Magny-Cours’ endurance race this weekend in France, driving a Peugeot 208 Cup car and joined by father and Team Peugeot-Hansen team principal, Kenneth Hansen.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Coronel praises “mega” WTCC mechanics

WTCC Race of Argentina

Coronel praises “mega” WTCC mechanicsTom Coronel says his ROAL Motorsport mechanics were “mega” to ready his Chevrolet RML Cruze TC1 in time for this week’s WTCC Race of Argentina.

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Jul 15

What are the differences between a STK1000 and WorldSBK bike?

Take a look to see what similarities the Kawasaki Puccetti Racing machines hold

With Kawasaki Puccetti Racing present in all four classes of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, the team will have one of the greatest understandings of the differences between all the machines.

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