Tag Archive: Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

Jun 12

Ferrari looking beyond 2014 title ‘miracle’ – Montezemolo

Ferrari is turning its attention towards 2015, president Luca di Montezemolo has hinted.

IMG_0620 Having faltered at the very start of the new era of turbo V6 engines, the fabled Italian team is now a distant third in the championship, between dominant Mercedes and chasing champions Red Bull. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 10

No Mercedes ‘go slow’ despite Canada problems

Mercedes is not imposing team orders, even though the dominant team’s winning streak ended in Canada.

2014-06-08_0999 At the wheel of the W05, Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton were just as dominant at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, but they both struck technical trouble in the race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 09

Clark scores maiden Touring Car podium in Montreal

‘Driving Awareness’ racer takes Second at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve 

2014-06-07_0076Stuart Clark made a successful career debut at Montreal’s famed Circuit Gilles Villeneuve as the Canadian Touring Car Championship rookie raced his way to a second place podium finish in the Touring Class in Race 1 on Saturday 7th June.

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Jun 08

Mathieu Audette wins at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

CTCC Victory at the Grand Prix du Canada…

  2014-06-07_1398 The Audette Racing Team contested this weekend’s two Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) rounds at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in Montréal, as part of the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada.

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Jun 08

Renault to have ‘new power unit’ in 2015

The tension between the world champion team Red Bull and its engine supplier Renault remains high.

IMG_4664Before the Montreal weekend, the French marque’s Remi Taffin announced that, in Canada, the Renault V6 would finally reach “100 per cent” of its potential. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 08

Drivers happy with Canada GP contract news

The future of the Canadian grand prix has been secured for the next ten years.

2014-06-07_0582As expected, a new deal worth more than $200 million, including plans to renovate the ageing facility by 2017, was announced at Montreal’s Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 08

Montreal rumour says Ferrari to axe Raikkonen

Ferrari sources have reacted swiftly to extinguish the latest big rumour as the ‘silly season’ steps up a gear in Montreal.

2014-06-07_0779 Swirling around the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve paddock on Saturday were whispers that, having failed to match Fernando Alonso’s pace in the first third of 2014, Kimi Raikkonen could be set to be axed by Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Formula One teams Canadian Grand Prix qualifying report (+ results, + photos)

Canadian Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1 Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montréal.

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Jun 07

Hamilton plays down McLaren return rumours

Lewis Hamilton in Montreal sounded unlikely to be considering a return to McLaren.

2014-06-06_0080 Reporting from the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Daily Mail correspondent Jonathan McEvoy claimed the Woking based team, having given the 2008 world champion his F1 debut seven years ago, has been in contact with Hamilton. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Canada GP deal to be announced on Saturday

Saturday is now the day, as popular F1 venue Montreal edges towards a longer future on the calendar.

Michel Flageole It had been expected that officials would announce at noon on Friday that the fabled Circuit Gilles Villeneuve’s place in grand prix racing has been secured for the next ten years. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Danica Patrick ‘possible’ for Haas F1 seat – boss

The door to formula one could be opening up for Danica Patrick.

Danica-Patrick-helmet-NASCAR-Sprint-Cup-Series-Daytona-2013-July-4 - CG In April, the sport’s newest team owner, Gene Haas, said the world’s most famous female racing driver will not be making the switch from Nascar. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Formula 1600 Super Series: Michel Bonnet Sets the pace for Race 1

4 of the Top 10 in Qualifying are Masters Class

2013-09-21_0423 53 year-old Michel Bonnet showed the young drivers the way around Le Circuit Gilles Villeneuve today and will lead the field to the green for Round 3 of the Formula 1600 Super Series.

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Jun 06

New Canada GP contract to be announced – report

Canada looks set to hold on to its popular place on the annual F1 schedule.

2014-06-05_0115Montreal race promoter Francois Dumontier has sounded alarmed in recent weeks and months, as the backing of the event by the varying levels of Canadian government was holding up the signing of a new ten-year contract beyond 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

Hamilton expects Mercedes to dominate in Canada

Even Montreal favourite Lewis Hamilton admits Mercedes will be almost unbeatable this weekend.

2014-06-05_0205 Challengers Red Bull looked closer to the pace at tight and twisty Monaco, but on the long straights of the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, the struggling Renault ‘power unit’ is expected to be totally outclassed. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

Mercedes drivers say Monaco ‘war’ over now

“We spoke after the race and just like friends we have our ups and down”

2014-06-05_0075Lewis Hamilton confirmed on Thursday that, after their relationship hit a high-profile low in Monaco, he and teammate Nico Rosberg are now “friends” again. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 05

Montreal’s Circuit Gilles Villeneuve up next for Stuart Clark

CTCC racer set for Canadian Grand Prix weekend debut

2013-06-07_1390Stuart Clark is a proud 12-year veteran in terms of attending the Canadian Grand Prix but this weekend’s event in Montreal, Quebec will mark his debut competing on-track as he makes just his second start in the Canadian Touring Car Championship.

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Jun 04

BRP at the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada 2014

Trophies, booth, vehicles, and more!

Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada 2014 BRP (TSX:DOO) will once again make its presence felt at the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada 2014 on June 6-7-8, at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montréal, Québec.

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Jun 03

Formula One teams Canadian Grand Prix preview

Canadian Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1 Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in Montreal.

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Jun 02

Four women to compete in CTCC at the Canadian Grand Prix

Four talented women will definitely add an extra dimension to the competition in this premiere racing series.

2014-05-18-2467Montreal’s Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve is the site for Rounds three and four of the Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) presented by Continental Tire on the June 6-8 weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

May 19

Cheung and Perez take Ferrari Challenge victories at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

The next event for the Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli will at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal

Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli - Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca The second Northern California visit for the North America Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli saw twenty-seven examples of the Ferrari 458 Challenge Evoluzione battle at the world famous Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

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