Category Archive: F1600

Dec 18

F1600 in Focus – More Videos Released

Action from rounds 11 and 12 of the 2014 F1600 season at Thompson

F1600 in focus logo Two more F1600 in Focus short videos have been released, featuring highlights from the F1600 Formula F Championship races at Thompson, and a car overview. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

New Hoosier Tires for F1600 and F2000

Both Series will also receive updated rain tires for the 2015 season.

Hoosier Race Tires logo Formula Race Promotions, operators of the F1600 Formula F Championship Series and F2000 Championship Series, and Hoosier Racing Tire announced today an updated tire for both F1600 and F2000 for the 2015 season at a press conference during the Performance Racing Industry trade show in Indianapolis. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 03

2015 Formula Tour 1600 preliminary calendar

2015 calendar will soon be officially released

Formula Tour 1600 logoThe Formulatour 1600 direction, sponsored by OKI/TOYOTIRES/HPD/HGREGOIRE confirm that the 2015 calendar will be officially release in December.

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Nov 24

F1600 in Focus – Pittsburgh video now available

Short videos will continue to be rolled out through early 2015

F1600 in focus logo The 2014 F1600 in Focus episode from Pittsburgh has been released, featuring highlights of the August rounds from the F1600 Formula F Championship Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 24

Formula 1600 to be broadcast Nationally on TSN and ESPN Classic Canada

“Our goal with the F1600 Championship is to continually grow the awareness of the sport”

Toyo Tires F1600 Championship logo Move Motorsports Management, promoters of the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship, and Fuel MediaLab jointly announced today a media partnership with TSN and ESPN Classic Canada to bring the excitement of Canadian Formula 1600 action to homes across the country. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 19

Mällinen heading to Australia

As Spectrum International Scholarship Winner

Max Mällinen Max Mällinen is Australia-bound, and will finish his break-out rookie year by joining the Borland Racing Developments’ Spectrum Team for the final round of the Australian Formula Ford Series at Phillip Island later this month. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 13

2015 Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Schedules Announced

Formula Race Promotions today announced its 2015 calendar for the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series.

Formula Race Promotions logo Seven points-paying race weekends are scheduled for teams and drivers, in addition to a new pre-season exhibition weekend in Florida. The big news is the expansion of the Atlantic Championship Series to a 14-race/seven-weekend format, while the F1600 Formula F Championship Series will grow to a 21-race/seven-weekend schedule. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 12

DeGrand earns Australian race opportunity

Toyo Tires F1600 Champion to compete at Phillip Island

2014-08-09_0133 Tristan DeGrand’s outstanding 2014 season competing in F1600 will conclude down-under after the 18-year-old St Louis racer earned a coveted spot on the inaugural Spectrum International Scholarship to compete in the season finale of the Australian Formula Ford Series at Phillip Island, Victoria, 29th – 30th November. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 10

North American Junior Stars headed for Australia

North American Formula F1600 stars Tristan DeGrand and Max Mällinen have been added to the Borland Racing Developments Spectrum line up

  2014-09-28_0689 For the final round of the Australian  Formula Ford Series at Phillip Island later this month.   Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 05

Team Canada Scholarship Finds Success in England

The world renowned Formula Ford Festival held at Brands Hatch Circuit in England is now in the history books.

Team Canada Scholarship - Chase Pelletier (1) Team Canada Scholarship driver Chase Pelletier acquitted himself well with a solid 14th place finish in the final. The results don’t really show the true success the young racer had in his first trip abroad as he enjoyed a week of close competition and fierce on track battles.

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Oct 28

WorldRX and NASCAR Canadian Tire are back at the GP3R for 2015

GP3R fans can enjoy both series fully and completely, they will be held on separate weekends

GP3R logo Le Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières is proud to announce the return of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil1 and of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy for its 2015 edition.

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Oct 17

Zacharie Robichon makes F2000 debut for BGR Team Grote

It was Zach’s first trip to the former home of the USGP and historic race course

BGR Team Grote - Zacharie Robichon After two season of winning races with BGR Team Grote in the highly rated Toyo Tires F1600 Championship, Zacharie Robichon got his first taste of the next step as he made his debut at the season finale for the F2000 Championship Series held at Watkins Glen .

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Oct 12

Agren wins race and 2014 F1600 title with last lap pass

Agren, from Norway, bounced back after a rough Saturday

F1600 - 2014 Champion Ayla Agren Ayla Agren found a way past Sam Chastain at the last second on the last lap to take her third win of the 2014 F1600 season and more importantly, clinch the 2014 title in the season finale.

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Oct 11

Mehan Wins at Watkins Glen; Rickards Re-Takes Points Lead

Finishing second, setting fast lap and re-taking the points lead was Garth Rickards

Evan Mehan won a race that saw a lead pack of 11 cars trade the lead back and forth until the Chastain Motorsports driver was able to separate himself from the group to take his second victory of the 2014 F1600 Formula F Championship Series at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Agren leads Friday practice over Rickards

It will get more interesting on Saturday

F1600 - Ayla Agren As if the Championship battle couldn’t get any tighter, Ayla Agren paced Friday practice at Watkins Glen by .024 seconds over her main rival, Garth Rickards. The two are nearly neck and neck for the 2014 F1600 Formula F Championship Series crown, which will be settled over rounds 13 and 14 this weekend at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 08

Watkins Glen finale preview

Round 14 of the 2014 Championship

F1600 F Championship logo Ayla Agren comes into the final two rounds of the 2014 F1600 Formula F Championship season with a razor-thin points lead ahead of teammate Garth Rickards. Whoever conquers the Championship’s second trip of the year to the Glen will be crowned the 2014 F1600 Champion after a season that’s seen 10 winners in 12 races. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 06

F1600 in Focus – Mid-Ohio

Mid-Ohio video now available

F1600 in focus logo The 2014 F1600 in Focus episode from Mid-Ohio has been released, featuring highlights of the July rounds from the F1600 Formula F Championship Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 03

BGR Team Grote podium at Le Circuit

“It is always a great time of the year to visit Mont-Tremblant”

2014-09-27-1313The Ontario based team headed to the beautiful Mont-Tremblant Le Circuit for the final two rounds of the Formula Tour F1600 Series with their two regular drivers Bruno Chapinotti and Zacharie Robichon.

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Oct 01

Exclusive Autosport sweeps Formula Tour 1600 Championship titles (updated)

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 »

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