Tag Archive: Canadian Touring Car

Aug 31

Canadian Touring Car: Rémy Audette ends the season with a victory !

2014 Canadian Touring Car Runner-Up …

2014-08-11-1910 This weekend, driver Rémy Audette and the  Audette Racing team contested the final doubleheader of the Canadian Touring Car Championship 2014 season, at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (Mosport), in Ontario.

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Aug 10

Canadian Touring Car: Rémy Audette wins at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières !

Sixth 2014 Racing Weekend …

2014-08-09-1514 This weekend, the Audette Racing Team contested the Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) doubleheader program at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 05

World RX crosses the Atlantic for landmark event

GP3R – All four heats, semi-final and final run over one day instead of its normal two-day format

World RX Friday 8 August will go down in history as the day the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy staged its first event outside of Europe as part of the annual Grand Prix Trois-Rivieres (GP3R) motorsport festival in Quebec, Canada.

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Jul 27

Canadian Touring Car: Rémy Audette claims his Fifth victory of the season !

Fifth 2014 racing weekend …

2014-07-06_0198 The Audette Racing Team contested this weekend’s Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) doubleheader, presented on the Shannonville track near Belleville, Ontario. Rémy Audette made good use of the fifth event of the season by earning his fifth win of the season and therefore claiming victory in half of the races held this year ! Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

Mathieu and Rémy Audette face off in Canadian Touring Car !

This weekend at the Circuit ICAR …

2013-06-07_1315Brothers Mathieu and Rémy Audette will both be on the track this weekend at Mirabel’s Circuit ICAR where, for the first time since 2005, they will come face to face in the two Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) races. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 22

Rémy Audette claims his first Canadian Touring Car victory!

This weekend in Ontario…

2012-07-20_02252012-07-20_0227This weekend, Quebec driver Rémy Audette earned his very first career win in the Canadian Touring Car Championship. After qualifying in sixth, the Audette Racing driver quickly made his way to the front of the pack, on route to winning the race, in only his sixth series start, of which four have been at the wheel of the Dimensions Doors/Novatech Acura RSX. During the second race, he was on his way to a repeat performance when a mechanical issue forced him to retire.

(Flagworld’s photo album from Grand Prix of Mosport

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Jul 02

Mathieu Audette returns to the Circuit Mont-Tremblant

This weekend in Canadian Touring Car…

2011-08-05_0538Mathieu Audette Acura-2Winner of May’s first two rounds of the 2012 Canadian Touring Car Championship, Quebec driver Mathieu Audette will return to competition this weekend for the seventh and eighth races of the season, to be held at the Circuit du Mont-Tremblant. This marks the first time the series will be presented at this track, but not the first time for the Audette Racing Team driver.

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Jun 20

Rémy Audette eyes his first Canadian Touring Car victory

This weekend at Mirabel’s Circuit ICAR …

2012-06-08_01262012-06-08_1663This weekend, Quebec driver Rémy Audette will contest the ‘’ICAR Sundown’’ in Mirabel, at the wheel of his Dimensions Doors/Novatech Acura RSX. During his inaugural race in this series just ten days ago at the Grand Prix du Canada, he turned heads by finishing on the podium in both rounds. This weekend, Rémy is eyeing nothing less than victory.

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May 16

Canadian Touring Car: Mathieu Audette eyes victory at Mosport

Canadian Touring Car Championship kicks off this weekend…

2011-08-05_05382010-08-13_0067The Audette Racing Team will take to the Mosport circuit this weekend in Ontario, for the first two rounds of the 2012 Canadian Touring Car Championship season. At the wheel of his Dimensions Doors/Novatech Acura RSX, Mathieu Audette will be up against particularly stiff competition (this season close to fifty drivers are registered for the series) but nevertheless, his goal is nothing less than victory for this first double-header of the year.

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Mar 30

Mathieu and Rémy Audette to rotate through the Canadian Touring Car schedule!

Audette Racing Team 2012 program…

Remy Audette 2011-05-312011-08-05_0499The Audette Racing Team will return to competition this season, contesting all rounds of the Canadian Touring Car Championship. While awaiting the build of a brand new car, brothers Mathieu and Rémy Audette will participate in a rotating program for a total of four races each, using the team’s Dimensions Doors/Novatech Acura RSX. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

Canadian Touring Car: Mathieu Audette eyes another podium in front of his fans

This weekend at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

2011-08-05_05382011-08-05_0002Quebec driver Mathieu Audette will contest this weekend’s round of the Canadian Touring Car Championship at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve as part of the Montreal NASCAR weekend’s program. This is the first time Canadian Touring Car will hold an event on this track, marking Mathieu Audette’s return to the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve after a seven-year absence.

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Aug 06

Canadian Touring Car: Mathieu Audette wins one of two Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières rounds

Touring Car Victory…

2011-08-05_00022011-08-05_0873Quebec driver Mathieu Audette won one of two Canadian Touring Car Championship races this weekend as part of the forty-second edition of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. At the wheel of his Dimensions Doors / Novatech Acura RSX Type-S, Audette earned the pole position and was leading both rounds before engine issues put an early end to his second race.

(Flagworld’s photo album)

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Jul 20

F2000 roars into Mosport

Audette  on top of the points’ standings with three wins in eight races

F2000 - Rémy Audette - Watkins GlenF2000 new logoThe F2000 Championship Series roars into Mosport this weekend with Canadian Remy Audette, from Sainte-Anne-du-Lac, Quebec, on top of the points’ standings with three wins in eight races, and a worst finishing position of seventh this year in his #21 Audette Racing Van Diemen/Zetec. A tentative entry lists stands 27 cars strong. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 15

Canadian Touring Car: Alex Healy on the podium at 2011 Honda Toronto Indy‏

“This is a great moment for us!”

Alex Healy Racing 03Alex Healy Racing 02Alex Healy finished third of the Castrol Canadian Touring Car Championship Sunday race at the Honda Toronto Indy, held July 8-10. It was a first podium this season for the Ottawa native, onboard his #5 Super Touring Acura RSX.

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May 23

Promising start for Scion in Canadian Touring Car

“Top 6″ at Mosport for Luc Lesage… 

Canadian Touring Car - Mosport - Media Racing Team - Luc Lesage - Scion tCMedia Racing Team logoAfter two years in Canadian Touring Car with a Toyota, the Media Racing Team kicks off the season as the very first Canadian team to enter a Scion and its tC model in a national motorsports series. One of their cars contested the first race weekend on the 2011 calendar, earning a “Top 6″ class at the hands of Trois-Rivières’ Luc Lesage. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 27

Team Octane announces three car team for 2011

Sallenbach back to contest Canadian Touring Car title

IMG_0043Octane Motorsport2007 and 2009 Canadian Touring Car champions, Team Octane, announced today that they will be back to compete for the Castrol touring class title in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 07

Season starts strong at VIR

The F2000 Championship Series season kick off

F2000 new logoThe F2000 Championship Series will kick off its 2011 seven-event, 14-race tour at VIRginia International Raceway this weekend for the sixth consecutive season, with the 31 car field being as competitive as ever. Early Championship contenders include returning drivers and race winners Remy Audette, from Canada, alongside Americans Chris Livengood and Jonathan Scarallo. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 16

GP3R: “Top 6″ Finishes for Lombardi Honda Racing in Trois-Rivières

Nick Wittmer still leading the championship

2010-08-13_0070The Lombardi Honda Racing team, defending Canadian Touring Car champions, competed in this past weekend’s popular Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières with no less than three Honda Civic Si’s. Despite problems adapting their cars to this urban track, the team comes away from the weekend with a fifth place for Benjamin Distaulo and two “Top 6″ finishes for Nigel Heron, while Nick Wittmer maintains his hold at the top of the championship standings.

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Aug 16

GP3R: Audette Racing got 3 podiums for the Team at the GP de Trois-Rivières…

One victory and a second place for Rémy Audette, one podium for his brother Mathieu in Trois-Rivières!

2010-08-14_00122010-08-15_0045The Audette Racing team experienced a very positive weekend at the forty-first edition of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, as Rémy Audette earned a victory and a second place in the Formula Tour 1600 series races while his brother Mathieu Audette captured a second place in Canadian Touring Car after climbing up thirty-three places !

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Aug 16

GP3R: Jocelyn Fecteau collects two “Top 16″ in Touring class

Grand Prix Trois-Rivières Canadian Touring Car

2010-08-14_0873Jocelyn Fecteau and Media Racing Team competed this weekend in both rounds of the Canadian Touring Car Championship as part of the 41st running of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. With his Toyota Corolla XRS still a constant work in progress, Fecteau nevertheless managed “Top 16″ rankings in both races in Touring class.

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Jul 18

More success for the Lombardi Honda Racing Team

Nick Wittmer wins race one in Toronto and increases his Championship lead

Driving his Lombardi Honda Racing Civic Si, Montrealer Nick Wittmer won the first of two rounds at this past weekend’s Honda Indy Toronto Grand Prix.  The 2009 champion and current 2010 points leader, Wittmer also finished second in the second race of the weekend, increasing his lead in his hunt for a repeat title-winning season.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 14

Nick Wittmer wins in Canadian Touring Car at Mosport

Lombardi Honda Racing victorious at Mosport…

Defending Canadian Touring Car champion, Montrealer Nick Wittmer, lead the Lombardi Honda Racing Team to a new high this past weekend at the Mosport track in Ontario. At the wheel of his Honda Civic Si, Wittmer finished the two races in first and third place respectively. His teammates, Ontarian Alex Healy and Quebecker Benjamin Distaulo completed the two races in the Top 10, rounding out an excellent showing for the Lombardi Honda Racing Team. Read the rest of this entry »

May 17

Lombardi Honda Racing starts the 2010 season‏

Nick Wittmer, Alex Healy and Benjamin Distaulo on route to Mosport

Lombardi Racing Team, last year’s Canadian Touring Car winners, is throwing their hat back into the ring as of this weekend when the 2010 season begins at Mosport Park in Ontario. Defending champion, Montréaler Nick Wittmer, Ontarian Alex Healy and Québecker Benjamin Distaulo will take commande of three Super Touring Honda Civic Si’s with one common goal : to continue their string of success. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 02

Audette Racing sets 2010 program

Audette Racing returns for a third straight season

The team also has fielded Formula Ford 1600 and Canadian Touring Car programs. Remy Audette and Audette Racing announced today their 2010 F2000 Championship Series program for the #21 Dimension Doors Van Diemen/Zetec. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

Lombardi Honda Racing announces its 2010 line-up

Nick Wittmer, Alex Healy and Benjamin Distaulo to wear Lombardi Colours in Canadian Touring Car

Today the Lombardi Honda Racing Team, victorious in the 2009 Canadian Touring Car Championship, announced its new line-up of drivers to sport their colours throughout the 2010 season at the helm of their Super Touring Honda Civic Si’s. Champion driver Nick Wittmer will be joined by Ontarian Alex Healy and Quebecker Benjamin Distaulo. Read the rest of this entry »