Sixteen ELMS cars at the 24 Hours of Le Mans Test day

16 ELMS cars at 24H of Le Mans test day

24 Heures du Mans - Le Mans 24 Hours logoOn Sunday May 31st 64 cars will take to the track at the Circuit des 24 Heures for the official test day for the celebrated Le Mans event. Amongst this number will be 16 cars from the European Le Mans Series.

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Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Vaxiviere scores second pole at Spa

Canadian Nicholas Latifi (Arden Motorsport) will line up in the first row

Vaxiviere scores second pole at SpaThird overall, Matthieu Vaxiviere (Lotus) scored his second pole position of the season with a 1:58.768 finish.The Lotus F1 Team Junior driver posted the fastest time to beat out Dutchman Beitske Visser (AVF). The female racer then lost all her times for a non conformity on the checked position concerning the position of the flat bottom.

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Garcia back for NEXTEV TCR

Spaniard replaces Pic for Moscow race

Spaniard replaces Pic for Moscow raceGT ace Antonio Garcia is returning to Formula E with the NEXTEV TCR team for the Moscow ePrix.

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Bruno Senna Q&A

Mahindra Racing star quick-fire questions

Mahindra Racing star quick-fire questionsWhat do you know about Russia? “I’ve been to Russia once only. I’ve been to Sochi. It was quite an interesting place, it was very different from Moscow. So I haven’t been much to Russia. I know it’s a country that’s full of culture, full of history. And I think that would be quite interesting to see what the Red Square looks like.” (more…)

Two further pole positions for Swede Rosenqvist

The 23-year-old Swede claimed his sixth and seventh best qualifying times of the current season

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo For Felix Rosenqvist (Prema Powerteam), the Monza weekend continues in a successful way: having already claimed pole position in first qualifying of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship, he was also unbeatable in second qualifying.

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May 29

2014 Platinum Cup Champion Scott Hargrove returning to series at Toronto

The car still showed the authentic scars of intense racing, with dirt and specks of rubber covering its sleek skin.

2014-08-10_3077A Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race car has rested quietly in the sparkling lobby of an OpenRoad Auto Group Porsche dealership near Vancouver since late last August. Read the rest of this entry »

May 28

Last push before “The Grand Evening” for Moisson Montreal

There are only a few tables left to attend the event June 4 at The Arsenal

The Grand Evening logo Moisson Montreal is very pleased to have the Canadian Grand Prix from its donor partners for a second consecutive year and invites Montrealers to take part in the sixth annual gala dinner “Le Grand Soir” on Thursday June 4th. Read the rest of this entry »

May 28

Up next for Packard: Generation Next 151 ACT

Emily and the team head to Speedway 51 on Saturday May 30th

2014-07-20_0189 Flashback one year to the former Riverside Speedway in Groveton, Packard starts last in the final heat and drives her way to the front capturing her first American Canadian Tour pole.  A few hours later, the 18 year old East Montpelier Vermont driver has led the most laps and has a 5th place finish.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 28

Honda Indy Toronto announces new sponsor agreement with Cooper Tire

Cooper adds the Honda Indy Toronto to its list of high-profile race sponsorships

Honda Indy Toronto logo Organizers of the Honda Indy Toronto today announced that Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has signed an agreement to become the official tire of the event and will have an extensive interactive fan zone during the annual racing festival, June 12-14. Read the rest of this entry »

May 28

Total 24 Hours of Spa poster revealed

Martin Solveig stars on the Total 24 Hours of Spa stage

Today sees the release of the poster for the 2015 Total 24 Hours of Spa. It shows all the stars of this year’s edition of the biggest GT race in the world: the cars, the track… and Martin Solveig, who will be the headliner on the music stage on Saturday July 25th.

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May 28

Monza GP circuit stages FIA Formula 3 European Championship race weekend

Fast Monza circuit that offers drivers the opportunity to often make use of the slipstream

Signature F3 This weekend, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship returns to the circuit that staged the premiere of the newly created series, held in 2013.

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May 28

Justin Wilson to race for Andretti in Moscow

Brit replaces Speed for Russian round

Brit replaces Speed for Russian roundAndretti Formula E have announced that Justin Wilson will race for the team in the upcoming Moscow ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

May 28

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Dover

Johnson attempts to join quartet of NASCAR Hall of Famers with 10 or more wins at single track

NASCAR logo Jimmie Johnson will attempt to become just the fifth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver with 10 or more wins at a single track in Sunday’s FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway (1 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1).

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May 28

Legendary driver Forbes-Robinson refuses to slow down in new official role

Elliott Forbes-Robinson will be the first to admit he sometimes oversteps his boundaries in his new job.

But neither his fellow officials at the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) nor the drivers and teams he oversees as race director for the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda seem to mind. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

Uncle Jacques Villeneuve at the FORMULA 1 CANADIAN GRAND PRIX

In Formula 1600 with sponsorship from Historia

2014-03-09_0360 “A wonderful opportunity to pay tribute to a real one,” says the event promoter. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

Charles Leclerc kicks off the Monza weekend with the fastest lap time

Canada’s Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam, 1:44.655 minutes) completed the top 10

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo The Monza race weekend began for the young FIA Formula 3 European Championship drivers as early as this Wednesday – with the fourth official day of testing in the 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season, held at warm temperatures.

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May 27

Olsbergs MSE returns to Red Bull Global Rallycross to defend title

2015 championship season opens this weekend in Fort Lauderdale

Olsbergs MSE Championship winning rallycross team Olsbergs MSE is set to begin its 2015 title defense this weekend at the Red Bull Global Rallycross season opener in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

Defending champion Ferrari takes championship lead to Detroit

Scuderia Corsa looks for repeat victory in IMSA United SportsCar Championship race

63 Scuderia Corsa Olivier Beretta leads GT-class standings in Pirelli World Championship. The bumpy, temporary circuit on Detroit’s Belle Isle was the site of one of Ferrari’s many victories in the 2014 IMSA United SportsCar Championship when the no. 63 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italia scored a narrow victory in a closely contested race. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

KCMG primed for ORECA 05’s debut at Le Mans Test Day

Pierre Ragues begins Ninth Le Mans 24h preparations t Official Test Day

24 Heures du Mans - Le Mans 24 Hours logo KC Motorgroup Ltd’s (KCMG) new ORECA 05 coupe will sample its first taste of La Sarthe’s iconic 13.629km circuit when the Hong Kong-based team heads to France for the 24 Hours of Le Mans official Test Day, which will be held this Sunday (31 May). French race ace Pierre Ragues will get preparations for his ninth 24 Hours of Le Mans underway at the official test day for this year’s event, which takes place at Circuit de la Sarthe this Sunday, 31st May.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) travels to Speedway 51 in Groveton, NH on Saturday, May 30 for the Generation Next ACT 151

ACT kicks off new beginning for Speedway 51

ACT logo Although the ACT Late Model Tour has been to Groveton 12 times previously, the 13th visit will hold a greater meaning, as it marks a new beginning for the ¼-mile oval formerly known as Riverside Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

New-look official Robert Wickens website goes live

Canadian racer launches online platform

Robert Wickens logo Canadian race car driver Robert Wickens is pleased to unveil a new-look for his official website, www.robertwickens.com, as he prepares for Round 2 of the 2015 DTM Series this weekend at the EuroSpeedway in Lausitz, Germany, 29th-30th May. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

TSN to air Luke Chudleigh racing documentary

‘Braking Point’ broadcast confirmed for Canadian GP weekend

Bôhten - Luke Chudleigh Luke Chudleigh’s goal to reach Formula One™ and compete against the best race car drivers in the world has been captured in an exciting new documentary to be aired on TSN, Canada’s leading sports broadcaster, entitled ‘Braking Point’.   Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

The spectacle will be continued – DTM makes its Lausitzring stop

Will Audi be able to keep up the dominance they displayed in the season kick-off at Hockenheim?

DTM logo Will round three feature the third race winner in the still young season? And who will prevail in the fourth clash of forces? The answers to all these questions will be given from 29th to 31st May at the Lausitzring.

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May 27

DTM increased presence in relevant core markets

The positive development in international television coverage is continuing with numerous new slots.

Commissioned by DTM rights holder and promoter ITR e.V., _wige MARKETING gmbh achieved an even more intense worldwide presence both in live coverage and in highlight broadcasts. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

24 Hours of Le Mans – “My 1st time at Le Mans…!”

Every year the Le Mans 24 Hours attracts more and more spectators.

24 Heures du Mans - Le Mans 24 Hours logo In 2014, 263 000 people saw Audi score another victory. The spectators coming for the first time represent around 25% of the visitors at each event. The ACO would like to help and guide these newcomers so that they understand all about the race, and how to find their way around the huge Le Mans 24-Hours circuit enclosure for this extraordinary event that’s accessible to all kinds of people. Read the rest of this entry »

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