Tag Archive: Canadian Grand Prix

May 22

Renault hurries engine upgrade for Monaco

Renault has confirmed it will attempt to make its much vaunted engine upgrade available for the Monaco Grand Prix, a race earlier than originally planned

The French manufacturer, which also supplies the Red Bull Racing team, has spent much of the 2016 season working on a ‘B-spec’ power unit to replace the current engine, which is regarded as only a minor modification over the upgrade it introduced in the closing stages of last season. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 07

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama expands to 12 rounds in 2016

Return to Montreal, events with USA Series, Cayman GT4 Clubsport among Highlights

2015-08-02_27309 A return to the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal is a leading highlight of the 2016 schedule for the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama, announced today by the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA). Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 27

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Canadian Grand Prix

The P Zero Purple Ultrasoft makes its race debut in Montreal

2016-02-27 - Pirelli P Zero Purple ultrasoft Pirelli will bring the following three compounds to the seventh* round of the 2016 Formula One season in Canada (June 10 – 12) Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 18

Alex Tagliani honoured as he is inducted into the Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame

Tagliani Honoured in the Annual Induction Ceremonies in Toronto

Alex Tagliani Canadian racecar driver Alex Tagliani joined an elite group on Saturday night when he was inducted into the 2015 Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame during the  annual induction ceremonies in Toronto.

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Jul 23

Fabio Leimer to take part in FP1 session in Budapest

Stepping up

2015-07-23 - Manor - Fabio LeimerThe Manor Marussia F1 Team is pleased to confirm that Fabio Leimer will take part in the opening Free Practice session of this weekend’s Formula 1 Pirelli Magyar Nagydíj 2015.

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Jul 02

June win streak continues for BGR and Piper Racecars

“Another great weekend for the team and our drivers”

Zacharie Robichon barc wet race The month began with the biggest F1600 race in the country as the Canadian Grand Prix was host to the Quebec based Formula Tour 1600 Series.

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Jun 10

Canadian Grand Prix: Alonso insists he is ‘not regretting’ McLaren move

Alonso endured a fraught afternoon as he struggled to both save fuel and generate enough to power to make progress

2015-06-07_1393 Fernando Alonso insists he does not regret making the switch from Ferrari to McLaren despite frustration setting in over his third consecutive mechanically-induced retirement during the Canadian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 09

Canadian Grand Prix: BGR wins thriller in Montreal

The Formula Tour 1600 featured 38 competitors from across North America

2015-06-07_0199Brian Graham Racing driver Zacharie Robichon  took home the trophy after a hard fought victory at the Canadian Grand Prix support event.

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Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton stays cool for Canadian GP win

Lewis Hamilton defies the race-long attentions of Nico Rosberg

2015-06-07_1899Hamilton’s fourth F1 win of the season in the Canadian Grand Prix.

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Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: Exclusive Autosport triumphs

Dussault (23) won Race 1 of the F1600 Super Series double-header
2015-06-06_2815Exclusive Autosport claimed a fifth consecutive victory in the F1600 support race category at the Canadian Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Saturday 6th June, this time with hometown racer Patrick Dussault taking the spoils in a one-off appearance for the leading F1600 team.

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Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: Zacharie Robichon triumphs in F1600 Sunday’s race

Michael Adams stretches Super Series points lead

2015-06-06_2372Race 2 of the F1600 Super Series at the Canadian Grand Prix went to Ottawa, Ontario’s Zacharie Robichon in a hard fought battle with Race 1 winner Patrick Dussault.

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Jun 07

Second podium of the weekend for Jacques Villeneuve

Zach Robichon from Ottawa wins Race 2 of the FormulaTour 1600 at the Canadian Grand Prix

 

2015-06-06_237234 cars were at the start of race 2 of the F1600 presence at the Canadian Grand Prix for a 30 minutes race this morning at 09h00.

Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: F1600 – Patrick Dussault wins in series debut

Jacques Villeneuve takes Formula Tour Master’s Honours

2015-06-06_2815Race 1 of the Formula 1600 Super Series at the Canadian Grand Prix was an impressive display of youth versus experience as Montreal’s Patrick Dussault battled hard with, and eventually triumphed over wily veterans Michel Bonnet and Didier Schraenen.

Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: Flagworld.com at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve coverage continues…

The Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix as lived from Flagworld

2015-06-06_1776On Saturday this year we tried to bring you different perspectives of FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX event from our point of view.

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Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton bounces back after FP3 woe

To claim his 44th career pole position at the Canadian Grand Prix

 

2015-06-06_1082 Full qualifying times for round seven of the 2015 Formula 1 World Championship (F1), the Canadian Grand Prix at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal.

Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Rosberg fastest, Hamilton last in red flag blighted FP3

Nico Rosberg goes quickest in an incident-packed FP3

2015-06-05_1250 While Lewis Hamilton props up the timesheets after two red flags and an error hamper his progress.

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Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Infiniti customers get surprise test-drives

From Infiniti Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo

2015-06-05_0824 Montreal’s Luciani Infiniti plays host to team takeover event ahead of Canadian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Zacharie Robichon sets pace in wet F1600 qualifying

Jacques Villeneuve impresses with 13th starting position

2014-06-08_0177 The skies opened up an hour before the F1600 Super Series was to take to the track for a 30 minute qualifying session to set the grid for Saturday’s Race 1 at the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Canada today.

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Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Our coverage continues

The Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix as lived from Flagworld

2015-06-05_0007 The morning started as usual on a Grand Prix week-end, with the sound of an alarm clock at 4:00am, but it was all good, knowing the work day with start with a breakfast with Toto Wolff.

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Jun 05

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton beats the rain… then crashes in it

Lewis Hamilton proves fastest again in the dry half of FP2, only to crash into the barriers during a torrential downpour

 

2015-06-05_1298Lewis Hamilton maintained his place at the top of the timesheets during a weather-affected FP2 for the Canadian Grand Prix, despite ending his day in the barriers after an erroneous decision to head out on track during torrential rain.

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