Daily Archive: September 24, 2017

Sep 24

Versteeg sweeps Laguna Seca in final round of competition on US soil

2018 Super Trofeo EVO Introduced in North America 

Versteeg sweeps the weekend with two overall and Pro-Am class victories. The 2018 Huracán Super Trofeo EVO was introduced to the North American public in a special ceremony. Class championships will come down to the wire at Imola, Italy.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

Loren Beggs takes the victory in a wild Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA race at Road America

The Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA heads to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for the two-race season finale on October 12 – 14

Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USAWith temperatures again approaching 90 degrees, Beggs started his No. 08 911 Design Porsche 991 GT3 Cup Car from pole in the Diamond Class (for Porsche 911 997.1 versions) and immediately dealt with college freshman Max Root (No. 07 GT Technik Porsche) filling his rear-view mirror.

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Sep 24

A Seventh place finish misrepresents the ffforts of Jesse Lazare, Chris Green and the MIA Team in California !

Next round of the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series will take place in two weeks at the Road Atlanta

imsa_29331018This weekend, Quebec’s Motorsports In Action (MIA) team and its Montreal drivers Jesse Lazare and Chris Green contested the penultimate round of North America’s Endurance series, the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, at the Laguna Seca circuit in California.

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Sep 24

Joel Eriksson wins, battle for the title remains open

 FIA Formula 3 European Championship at the Red Bull Ring

Joel Eriksson wins, battle for the title remains openJoel Eriksson (Motopark) already having won the 26th race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship season, he also won the 27th race of the year a few hours later.

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Sep 24

ELMS: René Rast wins turbulent race on Sunday (updated)

4 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps
2017-06-18-0092An exciting 4-hour encounter on the 7km Spa-Francorchamps circuit saw plenty of race action, with incidents causing two safety car periods and three Full Course Yellows.

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Sep 24

René Rast wins turbulent race on Sunday

Jamie Green the tragic hero in a dramatic final stage

René Rast wins turbulent race on SundayAudi scores another clean sweep of the top three. 35,500 spectators visit the DTM weekend at Spielberg. René Rast has won the DTM race at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg on Sunday. In a dramatic final stage, the German crossed the finish line after 39 laps ahead of his fellow Audi drivers Mike Rockenfeller and Nico Müller. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

Over 25,000 people at Silverstone for the Prancing Horse

Ferrari Racing Days

frd uk 1---1Two beautiful sunny days made for an unforgettable. Ferrari Racing Days at Silverstone from Friday to Sunday. The main European event of the 2017 Corse Clienti season drew over 80 Ferraris including 488 Challenges, 458 Challenge EVOs, and the cars of the XX Programmes and F1 Clienti, including the F60 driven by Marc Gené during the F1 Show, to the venue of the British Formula 1 Grand Prix.

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Sep 24

 The #47 Weathertech Canada / Groupe Bellemare Team ends its season with a great finish on the podium

Pinty’s Fall Brawl at Jukasa Motor Speedway

2017-08-13_0360Louis-Philippe Dumoulin finishes fourth in the driver championship. After taking the start from last place (20th) on the grid yesterday, Louis-Philippe Dumoulin put on an incredible show for the 90 guests from WeatherTech Canada in attendance at the Jukasa Motor Speedway to provide support for their driver and team.

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Sep 24

Sixth place finish for Alex Tagliani at Jukasa Motor Speedway

Pinty’s Fall Brawl at Jukasa Motor Speedway

2017-09-09_0235Second Half Race Contact Foils Strong Run at Jukasa Motor Speedway for Alex Tagliani, Drives into Top Six. Alex Tagliani finished sixth overall in the 13th and final round of the 2017 NASCAR Pinty’s Series season finale held Saturday night at Jukasa Motor Speedway located in Hagersville, Ontario.

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Sep 24

Tipping the scales: Marquez stamps his authority on Aragon

Fifth win of the year makes it advantage 93, with Rossi taking a top five despite injury – and Lorenzo on the podium

Tipping the scales Marquez stamps his authority on AragonMarc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took win number five of the season on home turf at MotorLand Aragon, picking off his rivals on the way to the front to make some serious gains as key contenders Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) and Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) finished off the podium. Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team) sliced through to second, and Jorge Lorenzo (Ducati Team) made it a Spanish trio on the podium at home as he led from the front before eventually crossing the line in third –  his second podium in red. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

Ranger and Team Mopar score top-ten in season finale

Pinty’s Fall Brawl at Jukasa Motor Speedway

2017-09-09_0019Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge team were excited heading into the final race of the 2017 NASCAR Pinty’s Series this past Saturday night at Jukasa Speedway.

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Sep 24

F1 hoping to swap China and Bahrain on 2018 calendar

“We’re talking to both of them to that end and if we can reach a mutually agreed upon solution”

2011-04-16 - Force India F1 Team - China - 03Formula 1 commercial chief Sean Bratches has confirmed that efforts are being made to swap the dates for next year’s races in China and Bahrain in order to avoid clashing with a national holiday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

Joel Eriksson returns to winning ways

“My start was perfect. On the opening lap, I had to defend my lead, but it was a relatively calm race after that” – Eriksson 

F3 - Joel Eriksson returns to winning waysJoel Eriksson (Motopark) scored a lights-to-flag victory at the 4.318 kilometres long Red Bull Ring, his fifth win in the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

Alex Labbe claims First Pinty’s Championship (updated)

Lapcevich wins season finale; Labbe celebrates maiden title

After 13 races that took the series to five different provinces, it was only fitting a champion was crowned at the birthplace of NASCAR in Canada. Following the Pinty’s Fall Brawl at Jukasa Motor Speedway, Alex Labbe claimed his first NASCAR Pinty’s Series championship by 16 points over rival Kevin Lacroix.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

Green doubles up (+video)

Jamie Green is the benchmark in the eighth DTM race weekend at Spielberg

Green doubles upAfter his pole position for the race on Saturday, the Audi driver also secured the best starting grid position for the second race of the weekend on Sunday.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

Farmer/Barnes and Moore/Nicoll-Jones claim pole positions for #DoningtonDecider

TF Sport Aston Martins claim GT3 one-two

2017-09-23-0017Academy Aston takes convincing GT4 pole. Title rivals qualify within touching distance of each other in both classes.

Flagworld photo album

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Sep 24

Dorna Sports introduces MotoGP™ live 360: OnBoard like never before

New four-camera system pioneers the future of motorsport viewing

Dorna Sports introduces MotoGP™ live 360 OnBoardLast year, Dorna Sports introduced 360 OnBoard technology for the first time. Now, the future of motorsport viewing is ready to take another step forward as MotoGP™ reveals live, OnBoard, 360 degree coverage. Stunning in concept and exhilarating to experience, this new 360 live feed can take fans on the most spectacular pillion ride in the world, on board with the world’s fastest motorcycle racing Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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