Category Archive: NASCAR

Aug 20

Labbe uses bumper for Riverside win (updated)

Makes last corner pass on Lacroix for Pinty’s victory

It was fitting, perhaps, that the Bumper To Bumper 300 was determined by a bumper Sunday. Alex Labbe culminated a late charge to the finish with a bump-and-run pass on Kevin Lacroix, on the final corner of the final lap at Riverside International Speedway. The win is the fourth of the season for the Victoriaville, Quebec driver, and his first win on the high-banked, third-mile oval. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 20

Ranger and Team Mopar earn Top-Five finish

Bumper To Bumper 300

2017-08-13_0356Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge team continued were back in action for round number ten of the 2017 NASCAR Pinty’s Series this past Sunday at Riverside International Speedway near Antigonish, Nova Scoria.  And it was a total team effort that earned them a fifth place result. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 20

Alex Tagliani finishes sixth in Nova Scotia

Bumper To Bumper 300

2017-08-13_0558Alex Tagliani Scores a Well-Deserved Sixth Place Finish at Riverside Speedway in Nova Scotia. Things did not look good for racecar driver Alex Tagliani at the start of Round 10 of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series originally scheduled for Saturday evening on the high-banked oval of Riverside International Speedway located in Antigonish, Nova Scotia.

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Aug 20

Frustrating day for Louis-Philippe Dumoulin at Antigonish

Bumper To Bumper 300

2017-08-12_1064NASCAR Pinty’s Series: tenth race. Every member of the #47 WeatherTech Canada/ Groupe Bellemare team was expecting great things from this race that was run on Sunday, on the one third banked oval of the Riverside International Speedway, near Antigonish (NS).

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Aug 20

Kevin Lacroix comes close to victory in Nova Scotia

Bumper To Bumper 300

2017-08-13_0542Kevin Lacroix had a perfect NASCAR Pinty’s race at the Riverside International Speedway during the Bumper To Bumper 300 this Sunday. Leading for most of the 300 laps, it is at the last corner that he lost the first place. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 20

POSTPONED: Pinty’s to race Sunday

Bumper To Bumper 300 at Riverside washed out

Persistent inclement weather prompted NASCAR officials to postpone Saturday’s Bumper To Bumper 300 at Riverside International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 20

Kyle Busch rolls to Bristol victory, caps tripleheader sweep

Busch is the only driver in NASCAR history to achieve the three-series sweep in the same week at the same track

In a race fraught with tension, and with a pack of drivers with desperate agendas chasing him to the finish line, Kyle Busch held off Erik Jones to complete a sweep of all three NASCAR touring series with Saturday night’s keystone victory in the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 17

Kevin Lacroix on the way to a first victory on oval track in the Nascar Pinty’s Series

Kevin Lacroix is getting ready to head to Eastern Canada for a race in Antigonish, Nova Scotia

2017-08-13_0731Comfortably settled in 2nd place in the Driver’s Championship of the NASCAR Pinty’s series, Kevin will be at the Riverside International Speedway to participate in the Bumper to Bumper 300, a 300-lap event.

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Aug 17

Pinty’s Series Stat Advance: Riverside

Analyzing the Bumper To Bumper 300

2017-08-12_0672The 2017 NASCAR Pinty’s Series will return to Riverside International Speedway in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, on Saturday for the annual Bumper To Bumper 300.

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Aug 16

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Bristol Motor Speedway

Good Things Coming In Threes

NASCAR logoAs the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to Bristol Motor Speedway for the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race (Saturday, August 19 at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC, PRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), the number to remember is “three.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Pinty’s Series News & Notes: Riverside

High-Banked Oval in Nova Scotia Welcomes Series For 11th Time

2017-08-12_0678In the 11-year history of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series, there has been four tracks host an event every season and the series will make its 11th stop at one stop at Riverside International Speedway for the Bumper To Bumper 300 this weekend.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 14

A top-6 for Jean-François Dumoulin in Trois-Rivières

Le 50 Tours CanAm

2017-08-12_0872The #04 Spectra Premium/ Bernier Crépeau/ Groupe Bellemare/ MIA / Trois-Rivières Mitsubishi car was performing well, and everything was in place for Jean-François Dumoulin to finish strong on the circuit of the Trois-Rivières Grand Prix yesterday.

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Aug 14

Ranger wins pole, finishes runner up at Trois-Rivieres

Le 50 Tours CanAm

2017-08-13_1023Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge team continued their incredible record of performance at the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivieres in round number nine of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series this past Sunday.  Ranger claimed his fourth pole position at the event and finished runner up to maintain an amazing string of success on the street circuit.

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Aug 13

Disappointing race for Kevin Lacroix at the GP3R

Le 50 Tours CanAm

2017-08-13_1075It was a disappointing 48th Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières for Saint-Eustache native Kevin Lacroix in the NASCAR Pinty’s series as he abandoned the race due to an accident. He still managed to finish the race 16th, which allowed him to score a few valuable points in the Driver’s Championship.

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Aug 13

Alex Tagliani wins the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivières

Le 50 Tours CanAm

2017-08-13_1316He might have been ill with bronchitis, but Alex Tagliani was able to put his ailment on hold on Sunday long enough to score his first win of the season and his first-ever NASCAR Pinty’s victory on the temporary street course of Circuit de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 13

Tagliani dominates at Trois-Rivières

Quebec driver claims First Pinty’s Series victory of 2017

2017-08-13_1416It took Alex Tagliani just over a year, but he finally found his way back to Victory Lane by winning Le 50 Tours CanAm on Sunday.

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Aug 13

Kyle Larson foils Truex to boost Michigan winning streak (+video)

“This win feels amazing to steal one in a way”

Kyle Larson steamed to his third victory of the season in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series on Sunday, making a bold move in an overtime restart for his third straight Michigan International Speedway win. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 13

Ranger powers to GP3R pole

Will lead the field for Fourth time at Trois-Rivières

2017-08-12_1067Andrew Ranger has earned many accolades at Circuit Trois-Rivières and he added one more to his resume Saturday by winning the NASCAR Pinty’s Series pole for Sunday’s Le 50 Tours CanAm.

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Aug 12

Tagliani Quickest at Trois-Rivières

Quebec driver fastest in Pinty’s Session for Sunday’s Race

2017-08-12_0712Alex Tagliani set the pace during Saturday’s sole NASCAR Pinty’s Series practice session for Sunday’s Le 50 Tours CanAm at Circuit Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 11

Keselowski bags Coors Light Pole, leads Penske 1-2 in qualifying (+video)

Keselowski piloted the Team Penske No. 2 Ford to a blazing-fast lap of 203.097 mph around the 2-mile track

Brad Keselowski zoomed to the Coors Light Pole Award in Friday qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Michigan International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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