Category Archive: F1600

Oct 01

Exclusive Autosport sweeps Formula Tour 1600 Championship Titles

The team captured the Pro-class, Masters-class and Rookie championship titles Sunday

2014-09-27_0779Exclusive Autosport, the North American Spectrum factory team wrapped up a tremendously successful F1600 year in the Quebec based Formula Tour 1600 Championship.

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Oct 01

Team Canada Scholarship winner announced

The  selection for the Team Canada Scholarship  is a difficult process as there are so many great young candidates. 

Team Canada logo 2014 has been a stellar year for many of the nominees and in the end one driver stood out among his peers. In just his second season of racing, this years winner left his mark with his first Championship and multiple podiums across the two F1600 Championships in Ontario and Quebec. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

DeGrand celebrates Quebec F1600 championship title

American Racer lifts second F1600 Championship in Canada
 
20140928_8867 Tristan DeGrand followed up winning the 2014 Toyo Tires F1600 Championship in Ontario a fortnight ago by winning this year’s Quebec F1600 Championship at the weekend, the 18-year-old St Louis racer becoming the first driver to capture both series titles in the same year. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 19

Kingsley named 2014 Toyo Tires F1600 Championship Rookie of the Year

Kingsley will return to on track action next weekend at the Circuit Mont Tremblant Fall Classic

2014-07-27-1951 Exclusive Autosport driver Jeffrey Kingsley captured Rookie of the Year (ROTY) honours at the season finale of the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship September 13 and 14 at the BEMC Indian Summer Races at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park.

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Sep 19

BGR Team Grote win the Al Craighead Can Am Cup!

It also marks the first win for the new Piper DL7/Honda in only its second event. 

BGR Team Grote 2015 canam35 BGR Team Grote won the prestigious Can Am Cup for the second consecutive year, in the closest finish in Toyo Tires F1600 history. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 18

Britain West take Vice Championship in Toyo Tires F1600

“This past weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park was another great showing for our team”

Britain West Motorsport “Combination of Mygale chassis and rising star Chase Pelletier propel Canadian-based formula car team to new heights at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park.” Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

Toyo Tires F1600 racing champion reflects on title success

Tristan DeGrand – Driver Q&A

2014-08-09_0133 Tristan DeGrand captured the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship last weekend and for the 18-year-old St Louis racer, his title success is beginning to sink in following an outstanding season competing in Canada’s leading junior open-wheel racing series. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

F1600 in Focus Watkins Glen and VIR videos are online

More videos released

F1600 in focus logo Two more F1600 in Focus short videos have been released, featuring highlights from the F1600 Formula F Championship races at Watkins Glen and VIR.

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Sep 15

Tristan DeGrand wins 2014 Toyo Tires F1600 Championship

St Louis racer dominates Canadian Series with 10 victories

2014-08-07-2516 America’s Tristan DeGrand celebrated winning the Canadian 2014 Toyo Tires F1600 Championship on Sunday, 14th September, by notching his tenth win of the season to cap an outstanding year of racing from the Missouri teenager. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 12

Britain West Motorsports looking to capture Can-Am Cup

At BEMC Indian Summer

F1600 - Chase Pelletier “Canadian-based formula car team head to Canadian Tire Motorsports Park with their sights set on securing a second major title of the season.” Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 04

More podiums for Exclusive Autosport at Thompson

In F1600 Formula F Championship Series and F2000 Championship Series 

Exclusive Autosport logo The Exclusive Autosport duo of Thomas McGregor and Jack Mitchell Jr. took home a podium each in their respective races this past weekend at Thompson Speedway.

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Aug 31

Chastain conquers Thompson

Last lap contact promoted Garth Rickards to second after Jack Mitchell Jr. and Ayla Agren came together.

Sam Chastain protected the inside line into turn one and took his first F1600 Formula F Championship Series win with a decisive drive at Thompson Speedway in the No. 27 for Chastain Motorsports.

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Aug 30

Mehan dominates at Thompson

Championship leader Ayla Agren finished a close second ahead of her Pelfrey teammate and main title rival Garth Rickards

Evan Mehan continued to be the class of the F1600 Formula F Championship Series field at Thompson, scoring his first win with a dominating performance in the No. 29 Chastain Motorsports Mygale/Honda.

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Aug 29

Chastain duo goes fastest

Mehan set the fastest time of the day in his third lap of the afternoon session

Chastain Motorsports teammates Evan Mehan and Sam Chastain were fastest in Friday practice at Thompson Speedway in the F1600 Formula F Championship Series.

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Aug 28

BGR Team Grote debuts the Piper DL7/Honda

With Zacharie Robichon at the wheel

2014-08-28 - BGR Team GroteDL7 CMP 2 Calabogie Motorsports Park and the penultimate round of the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship finally saw the debut of the teams new 2014 Piper DL7/Honda.  Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 25

F1600 Championship battle gains momentum

The Series now heads for Thomson Speedway this weekend

F1600 F Championship logo Off a break-out set of victories, Ayla Agren is leading the F1600 Formula F Championship Series standings with just four races to go. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 18

F1600 in Focus – Road Atlanta

Short videos will continue to be rolled out through early 2015 featuring the various FF series

F1600 in focus logo The second 2014 F1600 in Focus short video has been released, featuring highlights from the F1600 Formula F Championship’s season opener at Road Atlanta. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 10

Formula 1600 Super Series race news & notes

Pelletier sweeps Trois Rivières

2014-08-09_2181 Chase Pelletier just had his most successful weekend ever in a formula 1600 car, right when he needed it most.Heading into Race 2 of the Super Series finale he managed to get into a tie with Tristan DeGrand for the Formula 1600 Super Series Championship and only had to finish in front of DeGrand to take the title.

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Aug 09

Pelletier victorious in race 1 at GP3R

Tragedy for DeGrand

2014-08-07-2516 Race 1 of the F1600 Super Series finale, part of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières weekend, was full of high drama for points leader Tristan DeGrand and his closest rivals, Chase Pelletier and Olivier Bédard.

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Aug 08

Chase Pelletier sets pace for race 1 in Trois-Rivières

Keeps championship drive alive

2014-08-07-2543 Brampton, ON’s Chase Pelletier arrived in Trois-Rivières trailing Tristan DeGrand by 100 points in the Super Series Championship. He needs a perfect weekend and some misfortune to strike the leader and to have any hope at grabbing the inaugural Super Series crown.

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