Tag Archive: F1600

Oct 12

Agren wins race and 2014 F1600 title with last lap pass

Agren, from Norway, bounced back after a rough Saturday

F1600 - 2014 Champion Ayla Agren Ayla Agren found a way past Sam Chastain at the last second on the last lap to take her third win of the 2014 F1600 season and more importantly, clinch the 2014 title in the season finale.

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Oct 01

Exclusive Autosport sweeps Formula Tour 1600 Championship titles (updated)

The team captured the Pro-class, Masters-class and Rookie championship titles Sunday

2014-09-27_0779Exclusive Autosport, the North American Spectrum factory team wrapped up a tremendously successful F1600 year in the Quebec based Formula Tour 1600 Championship.

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Oct 01

Team Canada Scholarship winner announced

The  selection for the Team Canada Scholarship  is a difficult process as there are so many great young candidates. 

Team Canada logo 2014 has been a stellar year for many of the nominees and in the end one driver stood out among his peers. In just his second season of racing, this years winner left his mark with his first Championship and multiple podiums across the two F1600 Championships in Ontario and Quebec. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

DeGrand celebrates Quebec F1600 championship title

American Racer lifts second F1600 Championship in Canada
 
20140928_8867 Tristan DeGrand followed up winning the 2014 Toyo Tires F1600 Championship in Ontario a fortnight ago by winning this year’s Quebec F1600 Championship at the weekend, the 18-year-old St Louis racer becoming the first driver to capture both series titles in the same year. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 19

Kingsley named 2014 Toyo Tires F1600 Championship Rookie of the Year

Kingsley will return to on track action next weekend at the Circuit Mont Tremblant Fall Classic

2014-07-27-1951 Exclusive Autosport driver Jeffrey Kingsley captured Rookie of the Year (ROTY) honours at the season finale of the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship September 13 and 14 at the BEMC Indian Summer Races at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park.

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Sep 12

Britain West Motorsports looking to capture Can-Am Cup

At BEMC Indian Summer

F1600 - Chase Pelletier “Canadian-based formula car team head to Canadian Tire Motorsports Park with their sights set on securing a second major title of the season.” Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 08

Team Canada Scholarship announces 6 finalists

 It is again a tough job to narrow it down to 6 finalists

Team Canada logo After a very successful campaign with 2013 Team Canada drivers Scott Hargrove and Zacharie Robichon, the hopes are high once again for the Team Canada Scholarship Program.

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Sep 04

More podiums for Exclusive Autosport at Thompson

In F1600 Formula F Championship Series and F2000 Championship Series 

Exclusive Autosport logo The Exclusive Autosport duo of Thomas McGregor and Jack Mitchell Jr. took home a podium each in their respective races this past weekend at Thompson Speedway.

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Aug 25

F1600 Championship battle gains momentum

The Series now heads for Thomson Speedway this weekend

F1600 F Championship logo Off a break-out set of victories, Ayla Agren is leading the F1600 Formula F Championship Series standings with just four races to go. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 03

Agren fets Pittsburgh win on controversial finish

Evan Mehan and Jack Mitchell Jr. were each penalized one lap

F1600 - Agren swept the week for Team Pelfrey Ayla Agren crossed the line in third place but was later awarded the victory for Sunday’s F1600 Formula F Championship Series event at Pittsburgh International Race Complex as series officials handed down penalties. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 02

Agren comes out first at Pittsburgh

The race unfolded to be a competitive 26-lap event

F1600 - Agren leads Rickards Ayla Agren made it two wins in her sophomore F1600 Formula F Championship Series season with an aggressive but calculated drive to a close win at Pittsburgh International Race Complex for round nine of the 2014 F1600 season.

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Aug 01

Hobbs goes fastest in Pittsburgh F1600 practice

“I really like this place” – Hobb

F1600 - No. 13 WISKO Racing MygaleHonda of Andrew Hobbs Against a backdrop of Pennsylvania forests sits 1.6 miles of the twisting Pittsburgh International Race Complex, home to the inaugural visit of the F1600 Formula F Championship Series this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 30

Championship Battle Heats Up for Pittsburgh Weekend

The 12-turn circuit moves the title-fight to the next level this coming Saturday and Sunday

F1600 F Championship logoEight races in, the F1600 Formula F Championship Series has had seven different winners in 2014, and another two rounds are up for grabs with the first-visit ever to the Pittsburgh International Race Complex this weekend for the F1600 teams. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 23

The first of many short clips of the internet television program for 2014 American Formula F racing has been released.

F1600 in Focus – Drivers Clip Released

The episode, produced by MathisenMedia and supported by F1600 FF engine manufacturer Honda Performance Development, features some of the top aspiring drivers and savvy veterans from the F1600 Formula F Championship Series.

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Jul 22

Toyo Tires F1600 Series – Newey wins Lubrico warranty race 2

Next up for the F1600 Super Series is the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres

14-07-19_011Race 2 of the F1600 Duals presented by Lubrico Warranty was just as thrilling as Race 1, but a reversal of fortune for the top two protagonists.

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Jul 10

Exclusive Autosport wraps up successful weekend at iCAR

Tristan DeGrand extended his win streak

2014-07-05_0304Exclusive Autosport continued their dominance in Canadian F1600 racing this past weekend as the team collectively acquired six podium finishes at the Jiffy Lube 100 at iCAR in the Formula Tour 1600 Championship Series.

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Jul 10

Chastain Motorsports to run Toronto event

Chastain Motorsports is a full-time multi-car F1600 team

F1600 - Sam Chastain Chastain Motorsports will make a special one-off event appearance on the streets of Toronto with a two-car F1600 program for Brandon Newey and Sam Chastain in a pair of Mygale/Hondas, contesting the July 18-20 Toronto IndyCar event which includes the Canada-based Toyo Tires F1600 Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 09

Podium weekend for Exclusive Autosport

At Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course

Exclusive Autosport logo Running separate programs in the F2000 and F1600 Championship Series, Exclusive Autosport drivers Thomas McGregor and Jack Mitchell Jr. enjoyed a pair of second place finishes during rounds seven and eight of their seasons at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this past weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 06

Lerch Prevails at Mid-Ohio

Lerch played the race craft game well in a lead group of 10 cars

F1600 - Augie Lerch scored his first win at Mid-Ohio Augie Lerch nailed down his first F1600 Formula F Championship Series race win in an aggressive round eight on Sunday at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

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Jul 05

Ayla Agren scores maiden F1600 victory

“It’s really great to get my first win” – Agren

F1600 - Ayla Agren took her first win in a well-driven race at Mid-Ohio Ayla Agren scored a breakthrough inaugural win at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, putting her No. 81 Mygale/Honda in the lead early in the race and fending off her teammate in the closing stages of round seven of the F1600 Series season.

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Jul 04

Agren leads Friday F1600 practice

Six tenths of a second separated the top ten cars.

F1600 - Ayla Agren was fastest in both practice sessions at Mid-Ohio Two practice sessions saw Ayla Agren throw down fastest lap both times, putting her No. 81 Mygale/Honda on top of morning and afternoon time sheets for Team Pelfrey.

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Jun 26

BGR Team Grote’s Bruno Chapinotti scores first podium at CTMP

Bruno and the entire BGR Team Grote squad will be back in action at the Toronto Indy

BGR Team Grote logo BGR Team Grote has added yet another name to the list of their  F1600 podium finishers with a superb result for the Brazilian rookie Bruno Chapinotti.

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Jun 10

Formula 1600 Super Series – Degrand sweeps Canadian Grand Prix

Next up for the Formula 1600 Super Series will be the Honda Indy Toronto

2014-06-08_0052 Race 2 of the F1600 Super Series at the Canadian Grand Prix was an excellent display of the fierce competition the class has become known for.

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Jun 08

F1600: Bamford wins VIR Thriller

“Brandon got by me in the esses on the last lap but I had a great launch out of Oak Tree” – Bamford

F1600 - Steve Bamford took his first overall win in a fantastic race In what came down to five cars going for the lead on the last-lap at VIR, Steve Bamford drafted past Brandon Newey heading to turn 14 and took his first F1600 Championship Series victory in round six of the 2014 season.

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Jun 06

Brandon Newey leads F1600 practice at VIR

Newey won at VIR in 2012

Brandon Newey makes his return to F1600 racing 2012 F1600 Formula F Championship Series runner-up Brandon Newey returned to form during Friday practice at VIRginia International Raceway, vaulting to the top of the afternoon time sheets in the No. 29 for Chastain Motorsports. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 03

F1600 VIR preview

This weekend the tour heads toward rounds five and six at VIRginia International Raceway

F1600 F Championship logoFour races down, 10 to go, and every finish has come down to the last lap so far in 2014 for the F1600 Formula F Championship Series. Read the rest of this entry »

May 18

Goikhberg Dashes to Watkins Glen Win

For Goikhberg, it marks his first F1600 win on his Series debut weekend and second-ever F1600 start.

F1600 - Mikhail Goikhberg Mikhail Goikhberg ran in the lead pack for 12 green-flag laps and came out first in a last lap battle among seven cars for the win in round four of the 2014 F1600 Formula F Championship Series season at Watkins Glen. Read the rest of this entry »

May 17

Degrand wins race 1 of F1600 Super Series

Tristan DeGrand has been the dominant force in Canadian F1600 racing

Toyo Tires F1600 Championship logo Race 1 of the F1600 Duals presented by Juniper Networks is in the books and it was an intense battle involving several young superstars. The Super Series format of bringing together the best racers in the region several times a year is proving to be just what the sport needed. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

Exclusive Autosport signs Canadian karting standout Jeffrey Kingsley to F1600 Program

“It is a real pleasure to sign with Exclusive Autosport for the 2014 season!”

Exclusive Autosport logo Exclusive Autosport proudly announced today that they have signed 15 year old Canadian karting sensation Jeffrey Kingsley to their 2014 Formula 1600 program. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 28

Exclusive Autosport signs Jayson Clunie to run Canadian F1600 Championships

Clunie has been under the guidance of Michael Duncalfe since 2007

Exclusive Autosport logo Exclusive Autosport (the North American Spectrum factory team) is proud to announce they have signed Jayson Clunie, (Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada) to their F1600 program.

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