Fate of Canadian open-wheel racing hangs in the balance
Category Archive: F1600
Neil Verhagen won an exciting Friday evening F1600 Formula F Championship Series race at VIRginia International Raceway
After taking the white-flag three wide, K-Hill’s Verhagen emerged to win by a few car lengths after a race-long all-green-flag battle among four cars on the F1600 Championship finale weekend in Virginia. It is one step closer to the title for the F1600 points leader. Kaylen Frederick and Phillippe Denes followed for Team Pelfrey.
Estep scores three poles, three flag-to-flag wins at Circuit Mont-Tremblant Fall Classic on route to title
Exclusive Autosport’s Formula Tour 1600 season ended just as it began: with utter domination. Trenton Estep of San Antonio, Texas, was the class of the field in this past weekend’s Fall Classic at Circuit Mont-Tremblant by being fastest in practice, earning pole in all three races while breaking the series track record with a qualifying lap of 1:44.354 – a mark previously set by another Exclusive Autosport driver, Tristan DeGrand, in 2014 – and winning all three races from flag to flag, each by margins of between 10 and 20 seconds to the second-place finisher.
Action gets going on Friday morning from VIRginia International Raceway
Formula Race Promotions (FRP) heads into its season finale at VIRginia International Raceway this weekend with four drivers eligible for the F1600 Formula F Championship Series title, which all comes down to this final triple-header weekend.
“We offer karts-to-cars all under one roof”
Tumenas Motorsports has enjoyed a strong season in F2000 Championship Series competition with Steve Jenks, and is now expanding its program to offer a karts-to-cars system for aspiring drivers, moving them from karting into both F1600 and F2000, operated by Formula Race Promotions (FRP).
“Our goals are aligned to draw interest and participation from the vast motorsports market within the Hoosier network”
Hoosier Racing Tire and Formula Race Promotions (FRP), which organizes the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series, today announced a three-year contract renewal which will see Hoosier remain the official tire of all three Championships through the 2019 season.
The 6th edition of the Team Canada Scholarship is proud to welcome its newest member Parker Thompson
Parker resides in Red Deer Alberta and is currently 2nd in the USF2000 Championship with the final weekend coming up at Laguna Seca Sept 9-11. The 18 year old is in his sophomore season in USF2000 and is enjoying a breakout season. His highlights include wins at Barber Motorsports Park, Indy, and the streets of Toronto.
Near-perfect weekend sees Estep score three poles, two wins, and a track record at Ted Powell Memorial
A near-perfect weekend for Trenton Estep and Exclusive Autosport in the ToyoTires F1600 Championship races at Calabogie Motorsports Park resulted in the team securing the 2016 Formula 1600 Super Series title.
Estep finds much to learn on storied street course at Trois-Rivières