Hargrove Caps Perfect Weekend with Two Wins from Pole at Calabogie

Platinum Cup points leader Chris Green and Daniel Morad earned the other two podium positions

Reigning Platinum Cup champion Scott Hargrove completed a perfect weekend at Calabogie Motorsports Park by winning Rounds 5 and 6 of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin from the pole Sunday, July 5. (more…)

Kevin Lacroix dominates at Circuit ICAR

Earns first victory In Canadian Tire’s first caution-free race

2015-07-04_21508Making history is the current theme for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1. The series contested its milestone 100th all-time race on June 13 and the following week saw Alex Tagliani lap the field in victory – a series first. Sunday then saw Quebec native Kevin Lacroix dominate the first-caution free race in Canadian Tire Series history and triumph in the Ecko Unlimited 100 at Circuit ICAR.

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Canadian Touring Car: Winning return for Mathieu Audette !

Two races, two victories in the Canadian Touring Car Championship…

2015-07-03_0051 After skipping the past two rounds in Ontario, the Audette Racing Team returned to the Canadian Touring Car Championship in full force this past weekend for the two rounds held at the ICAR circuit in Mirabel.

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Waters strong fifth in Uddevalla

Round 11 of the MXGP series was another solid outing for Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing

With round 11 of the series heading north to Sweden, the tough and technical Uddevalla circuit marked yet another strong showing for the Swedish Husqvarna brand with Todd Waters placing fifth overall in the highly competitive MXGP class.

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Ekstrom wins home World RX event in front of record-breaking crowd 

Timmy Hansen was declared the initial winner but his victory was later revoked after a stewards’ enquiry
World RX - Mattias Ekstrom Sweden’s Mattias Ekstrom has become the fifth different winner in this year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy after clinching the victory at the Volkswagen World RX of Sweden in an exhilarating final race.

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Jul 04

Spectacular podium for Villorba Corse with Balzan/Benucci

International GT Open at the Red Bull Ring

Villorba COrse Ferrari 458 Bull Italian crew clinched third place at the Red Bull Ring, where their Ferrari 458 makes a stunning comeback in the first race of the fourth 2015 GT Open round. Sunday’s race-2 to be held at 14:00hrs Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 04

Kirchhöfer blazes to Silverstone GP3 victory

ART Grand Prix’s Marvin Kirchhöfer holds off Bernstorff for Race One win
GP3 - Marvin Kirchhofer (ART Grand Prix) The perfect day for pole-sitter Marvin Kirchhöfer: The German started with a superb qualifying and then converted a great start into a win, withstanding huge pressure from Arden International’s Emil Bernstorff in the closing stages. In his home race, Matthew Parry pocketed his maiden podium to cross the line in third.

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Jul 04

Sirotkin storms to Silverstone GP2 victory

Russian on top in feature race
GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (Rapax) Sergey Sirotkin has claimed his maiden GP2 victory in emphatic fashion, blowing away his rivals with an impressive display of speed and nerve to reclaim the lead and power his way to the win, six seconds to the good from Alexander Rossi and series leader Stoffel Vandoorne.

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Jul 04

First win for Vincent Abril and Maxi Buhk in the HTP Bentley Continental GT3

Blancpain Sprint Series – Moscow – Round 4

The drivers of the #84 Bentley Team HTP car Vincent Abril and Maxi Buhk dominated the main race of the Moscow round of the 2015 Blancpain Sprint Series. The Frenchman took the lead at the start, jumping from third to first, and never looked back.

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Jul 04

Formula One teams British Grand Prix qualifying report

British Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers at Silverstone.

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Jul 04

Hamilton back on top as Rosberg hits trouble again

Lewis Hamilton reasserted himself at the top of the timesheets ahead of qualifying for the British Grand Prix

2015-06-05_0582 Lewis Hamilton lays down the gauntlet ahead of qualifying for the British Grand Prix, as Nico Rosberg is forced onto the back foot again. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 04

Kirchhöfer storms to GP3 pole in Silverstone

ART Grand Prix’s Marvin Kirchhöfer fastest in qualifying
GP3 - Marvin Kirchhofer (ART Grand Prix) A very closely fought and exciting qualifying session saw German driver Marvin Kirchhöfer come out on top for French squad ART Grand Prix. His best laptime of 1:47.040 was 0.157s faster than Arden International’s Emil Bernstorff who had topped the session earlier on. Campos Racing’s Alex Palou was third quickest.

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Jul 04

Formula E launches fan survey

Chance to win signed merchandise from Nelson Piquet

Chance to win signed merchandise from Nelson PiquetFollowing its successful inaugural season, Formula E has launched a new survey specifically aimed at gauging the fans’ experience throughout the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 04

The DTM at Zandvoort: racing with beach flair

Usually, it’s a true dilemma, on a hot mid-summer weekend: should you go swimming or attend a thrilling motor-racing event.

This weekend, however, you can have it all: from 10th to 12th July, when DTM makes its stop at Zandvoort, Netherlands, the refreshing North Sea waves are just a stone’s throw away from the unique 4.307-kilometre dune circuit with its challenging and versatile track layout.

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Jul 04

Ogier holds slender lead in Poland

Sébastien Ogier headed a Volkswagen Motorsport 1-2-3 after Friday’s opening leg of 72nd LOTOS Rally Poland

The FIA World Rally Championship leader headed Andreas Mikkelsen by 2.1sec, with Jari-Matti Latvala a further 8.7sec behind in third. All three are driving Polo R cars. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Keith Grant fastest after two Atlantic practice sessions

Grant is picking up where he left off after closing out the VIR weekend

Formula Atlantic logo With day one of the Mid-Ohio weekend in the books it was Keith Grant at the top of the time sheets in the No. 40 Polestar entry with a time of 1:16.878. Second fastest for the day was the young Conner Kearby who had a time of 1:16.919 and in third was Gaston Kearby with a time of 1:19.433.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Beasley leads F2000 Friday practice at Mid-Ohio

Beasley nipped local Mid-Ohio expert John LaRue by a close .080 seconds

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Sam Beasley’s morning practice time of 1:23.808 was the fast mark set over two Friday practice sessions at Mid-Ohio for the F2000 Championship Series weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Megennis leads F1600 Friday practice at Mid-Ohio

Points leader Scott Andrews was third quick in a competitive afternoon session with a fast time of 1:29.933. 

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At the end of two practice sessions at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the F1600 Formula F Championship Series, Robert Megennis came out on top with the fastest time of 1:29.834, with the No. 80 .046 seconds ahead of VIR winner Steve Bamford. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Ghiotto leads the way in Silverstone

Trident’s Luca Ghiotto fastest in GP3 Free Practice
GP3 - Luca Ghiotto (Trident)GP3 Series leader Luca Ghiotto set the marker in today’s forty-five minute session in today’s Free Practice Session at Silverstone for Round 3 of the 2015 season.

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Jul 03

Formula One teams British Grand Prix free practice report

British Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers at Silverstone.

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Jul 03

Sirotkin soars to Silverstone GP2 pole

Russian claims maiden pole

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (Rapax) Sergey Sirotkin defied his lack of experience at the Silverstone circuit by claiming pole position for tomorrow’s feature race on his first visit to the track, setting two laps quick enough to take the top spot and denying McLaren tester Stoffel Vandoorne and an impressively quick Richie Stanaway the glory in this afternoon’s qualifying session. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

SRO Motorsports Group working with AAMC to make FIA GT World Cup a resounding success

SRO has accepted this appointment with enthusiasm

SRO Motorsports Group logo The Automobile General Association Macao-China (AAMC), promoter of the inaugural FIA GT World Cup, has appointed Stephane Ratel of the SRO Motorsports Group to coordinate all operational work jointly with AAMC related to the FIA GT World Cup, which will be held from November 19th – 22nd 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Tagliani looks to extend his NASCAR winnings this Sunday

Following his first oval-track series win

2015:07:02_11:08:06_0116Winner of the last NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCATS) race at Sunset Speedway oval track on June 20, Quebec racer Alex Tagliani is looking to maintain the momentum this weekend at Circuit ICAR’s 3.4 km, 14-turn road course located in Mirabel, QC.

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Jul 03

Haryanto leads the way in Silverstone

Indonesian on top in GP2 free practice
GP2 - Rio Haryanto (Campos Racing)Rio Haryanto’s good form has carried over to Silverstone where the Indonesian topped the timesheets in this morning’s free practice session, leading the way ahead of Williams test driver Alex Lynn and McLaren tester (and points leader) Stoffel Vandoorne by less than a tenth.

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Jul 03

Rosberg fastest despite in-session gearbox change NEW!

Nico Rosberg pips Lewis Hamilton to the fastest time in first free practice for the British Grand Prix, despite requiring a gearbox change.

2015-06-06_0962 Nico Rosberg rewarded his Mercedes mechanics for some swift work in changing his gearbox during first free practice for the British Grand Prix by going quickest in the final seconds of the session at Silverstone. Read the rest of this entry »

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