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Jun 03

Lombardi Honda Racing eyeing the Touring Car victory

Grand Prix du Canada this weekend…

LombardiHondaRacingAfter an excellent start to the Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) season, the Lombardi Honda Racing Team heads into the first Quebec outing of the year, taking place this weekend as part of the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, with confidence and enthusiasm. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 12

Lombardi Honda Racing enters a new division…

LHR Autosport launches for racers and Honda fans !

Lombardi Honda Racing FITLombardiHondaRacingMulti-time Canadian Touring Car champions in many different categories over the past forty years, the Lombardi Honda Racing team is expanding even further by announcing today the official creation of their LHR Autosport division, which is dedicated to the preparation of Hondas for all motorsport competition, as well as for Honda fans wishing to personalize their street cars.  Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

Lombardi Honda Racing shines at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve…

One podium and an incredible comeback for Benjamin Distaulo

2012-08-17_00942012-08-17_0052The Lombardi Honda Racing Team participated in this weekend’s Canadian Touring Car Championship double-header as part of the NASCAR de Montréal itinerary. Two races were held under very different conditions at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve on Thursday and Friday, both of which saw excellent results for the four drivers of the Montréal-based team. 

(Flagworld’s photo album)

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Aug 15

4 cars in action at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve…

Lombardi Honda Racing Team Eyeing Another Podium

2012-08-04_06272012-08-04_0713The Lombardi Honda Racing Team will be at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve this weekend to contest the two NAPA 200 rounds of the Canadian Touring Car Championship. Drivers Benjamin Distaulo, currently ranked second in the series, Roger Ledoux, and Greg Pootmans will make their presence known in the Super Touring class along with the return of Simon Dion-Viens in the B-Spec class. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 05

B. Distaulo Now Second in Canadian Touring Car Championship …

Lombardi Honda Racing Team podiums at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

2012-08-04_06272012-08-04_0636The Lombardi Honda Racing Team earned two podiums at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières this weekend, and finished two other cars in the Top 10 by the end of the Canadian Touring Car Championship double-header. With this result, Benjamin Distaulo climbs into second place in the drivers’ championship standings while teammates Éric Lacouture and Roger Ledoux continue to improve.

 (Flagworld’s photo album of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières)

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Mar 03

Lombardi Honda Racing Team to Contest Three Categories!

Returning to Canadian Touring Car in 2012…

Lombardi Honda Racing FITLombardiHondaRacingMulti-time champion in the Honda/Michelin series as well as in the 2009 and 2010 Canadian Touring Car Championship, the Lombardi Honda Racing Team is returning to this series full-time with no less than three cars in the Super Touring class and one in the new « B spec » category, in addition to supporting two other drivers, one in the Touring class and another in Super Touring.

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Dec 09

Benjamin Distaulo takes the helm of the Lombardi Honda Racing team!

In preparation for the 2011 motorsports season …

LombardiHondaRacing2010-09-11_01232009 and 2010 Canadian Touring Car Champion, Lombardi Honda Racing is already looking ahead to the 2011 season and is happy to announce Benjamin Distaulo’s appointment as manager of the racing team. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 12

Lombardi Honda Racing 2010 Touring Car Champions (+photos)

Nick Wittmer wins at Mirabel and claims the Championship

Leading the Canadian Touring Car Championship heading into the last round of the season, held this past weekend at the ICAR Complex in Mirabel, Montreal driver Nick Wittmer not only did what was required to secure his second consecutive title, he also claimed victory in both races while teammate  Benjamin Distaulo earned himself two “Top 4″ finishes. 

Flagworld’s photo album from the sundown at ICAR

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Sep 07

Nick Wittmer eyes the victory and a second consecutive title

Lombardi Honda Racing ready for the grand finale…

2010-07-02_0005It’s this weekend at the ICAR racing track in Mirabel, that the final double-header of the Canadian Touring Championship season will be held. Leading the championship since June, Nick Wittmer plans to do everything possible to claim his second consecutive title at the wheel of his Lombardi Honda Racing Honda Civic Si. For the Montreal team, which also includes Benjamin Distaulo (looking for his first podium in the series), this outing is their opportunity to earn their second title in as many years competing in the series. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Lombardi Honda Racing: Nick Wittmer and Benjamin Distaulo ensure points at Mosport

Lombardi Honda Racing collects another “Top 5″…

The Lombardi Honda Racing team competed in the second-last event of the Canadian Touring Car Championship, held this past weekend at Mosport, near Oshawa. This double-header program allowed Nick Wittmer to maintain his lead in the Super Touring Driver’s Championship while teammate Benjamin Distaulo’s monumental comeback put him in the weekend’s spotlight. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 16

GP3R: “Top 6″ Finishes for Lombardi Honda Racing in Trois-Rivières

Nick Wittmer still leading the championship

2010-08-13_0070The Lombardi Honda Racing team, defending Canadian Touring Car champions, competed in this past weekend’s popular Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières with no less than three Honda Civic Si’s. Despite problems adapting their cars to this urban track, the team comes away from the weekend with a fifth place for Benjamin Distaulo and two “Top 6″ finishes for Nigel Heron, while Nick Wittmer maintains his hold at the top of the championship standings.

Visit Flagword’s photo album for more pictures from this week-end

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Aug 13

GP3R: Let the show begin (+ results & photos)

Everything is in place for a great racing weekend in Trois-Rivières

Tradition is respected with the presentation of the 41st edition of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières ( GP3R) in the streets of the Maurician city. It is difficult to find a reference to the GP3R as is is a unique event with its tradition and its capacity to renew and modernize itself.

Our first photo album of the weekend 

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Aug 09

GP Trois-Rivières: Nick Wittmer looking for renewed success this weekend

Lombardi Honda Racing at the Track With N.Wittmer, B.Distaulo and N.Heron…

2010-07-02_0007Winner of four of the last six rounds of the Canadian Touring Car Championship, the Lombardi Honda Racing team is entering three Honda Civic Si’s for this weekend’s Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. These three vehicles will be in the hands of Benjamin Distaulo, Nigel Heron and Nick Wittmer, the defending champion and points leader of the 2010 season. Another win would put Nick, already victorious at Trois-Rivières in the past, one step closer to a second consecutive title. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 18

More success for the Lombardi Honda Racing Team

Nick Wittmer wins race one in Toronto and increases his Championship lead

Driving his Lombardi Honda Racing Civic Si, Montrealer Nick Wittmer won the first of two rounds at this past weekend’s Honda Indy Toronto Grand Prix.  The 2009 champion and current 2010 points leader, Wittmer also finished second in the second race of the weekend, increasing his lead in his hunt for a repeat title-winning season.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 14

Lombardi Honda Racing ready for more success…

Nick Wittmer aims to continue his winning streak at Toronto’s Grand Prix 

Winners at the Grand Prix of Mirabel earlier this month, the Lombardi Honda Racing Team heads to the Honda Indy Toronto Grand Prix and the mid-way point of the Canadian Touring Car Championship with confidence. At the wheel of the Montréal-based team’s Honda Civic Si, defending champion Nick Wittmer and his teammate Benjamin Distaulo will once again attempt to demonstrate the team’s supremacy.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

Canadian Touring Car: Nick Wittmer’s goal is victory at the Grand Prix de Mirabel‏

Nick Wittmer’s Goal is Victory at the Grand Prix de Mirabel

After earning four podiums (including one victory) at Ontario’s Mosport track during the season’s first few rounds, the Lombardi Honda Racing team will participate at the first Quebec event of 2010 Canadian Touring Car Championship to be held this weekend in Mirabel. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 14

Nick Wittmer wins in Canadian Touring Car at Mosport

Lombardi Honda Racing victorious at Mosport…

Defending Canadian Touring Car champion, Montrealer Nick Wittmer, lead the Lombardi Honda Racing Team to a new high this past weekend at the Mosport track in Ontario. At the wheel of his Honda Civic Si, Wittmer finished the two races in first and third place respectively. His teammates, Ontarian Alex Healy and Quebecker Benjamin Distaulo completed the two races in the Top 10, rounding out an excellent showing for the Lombardi Honda Racing Team. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Nick Wittmer, Alex Healy and Benjamin Distaulo aiming for the “Top 5″ at Mosport

Lombardi Honda Racing Ready for Round Two

2010-05-23After a fruitful first racing weekend highlighted by two podiums, the Lombardi Honda Racing Team will return to the Mosport track (Ontario) for the second round of the season. The 2009 Touring Car Champion team is pulling out all the stops to see its three drivers Quebeckers Nick Wittmer and Benjamin Distaulo and Ontarian Alex Healy among the front-runners at these upcoming two races. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Lombardi Honda Racing amongst the front-runners at Mosport…

Two Podiums and All Three Drivers in the “Top 7″

2010-05-23Montrealer Nick Wittmer, Lombardi Honda Racing Team driver and winner of the 2009 Canadian Touring Car Championship, debuted the 2010 season with two podium finishes at the first two rounds held this weekend at Mosport Park, near Oshawa (Ontario).

(Click on the picture for our photo album

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May 23

Lombardi Honda Racing amongst the front-runners at Mosport

Two podiums and all three drivers in the “Top 7″

Montrealer Nick Wittmer, Lombardi Honda Racing Team driver and winner of the 2009 Canadian Touring Car Championship, debuted the 2010 season with two podium finishes at the first two rounds held this weekend at Mosport Park, near Oshawa (Ontario). Read the rest of this entry »

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