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Jul 24

WEC: The time is now, race day at the Nürburgring

The day of reckoning has arrived for the FIA WEC combatants at round four of the 2016 championship

2016-07-24-Pit and Paddock-0035 The big three LMP1 rivals all have an added incentive today as they race in front of home fans, employees and guests.

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Jul 23

WEC: Both Porsche 919 Hybrids to start from the second row at 6 Hours of Nurburgring

FIA World Endurance Championship WEC, LMP1, Round 4, Nürburgring (DE), Qualifying

2016-07-23-Saturday-0004 The two Porsche 919 Hybrids will start from the second row of the grid for the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC).

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Jul 23

WEC: World Endurance Championship rain scrambles 6 Hours of Nürburgring qualifying

In GTE-Am class, the 458 Italia no. 83 of Perrodo-Collard-Aguas in 4th place

2016-07-23-Saturday-0075 In GTE-Pro class, “Gimmi” Bruni and James Calado in 4th place on car No. 51 Rigon and Bird pay the price for a non-ideal choice of tyres and are in 7th.

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Jul 23

WEC: Webber heads times again

6 Hours of Nurburgring headlines from FP3

 

2016-07-22-Friday-0080 No.1 Porsche 919 Hybrid driven by Mark Webber leads times with fastest lap of 1m41.002s in wet but drying conditions

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Jul 22

WEC: Fastest times for the Porsche 919 Hybrid with new aero package

FIA World Endurance Championship , LMP1, Round 4, Nürburgring (DE), Practice

2016-07-22-Friday-0036 Mixed start to the weekend for championship leader and title defender Porsche at the Nürburgring: In both free practice sessions at the fourth of nine rounds of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) a Porsche 919 Hybrid topped the time sheets.

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Jul 19

Hinchcliffe rewards himself and fans with Toronto podium finish

James Hinchcliffe’s wait is over

2016-07-17_075 The Verizon IndyCar Series star and affable 29-year-old Canadian returned home after a one-year hiatus from competing on his home track to score an emphatic third-place finish in Sunday’s Honda Indy Toronto.

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Jul 18

Morad and Hargrove continue tight point spread with one victory each in the 2016 Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama Rounds 7 and 8…

Martin Harvey continues dominance in Gold Cup; Andrew Danyliw sweeps Silver Cup

2016-07-16_052The 2016 Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama continued this past weekend with Rounds 7 and 8 taking place at Toronto Indy. Although there is a new points leader in the series, the points spread remains even tighter after two very dramatic races on Saturday and Sunday.

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Jul 18

Tough Toronto but Rossi maintains 7th in championship fight

“It was always going to be a tough race starting from 19th”

2016-07-15_005 Alexander Rossi keeps hold of his 7th place in the Verizon IndyCar Series Championship battle following a challenging weekend at the Honda Indy Toronto.

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Jul 18

Alex Labbé makes the most of a difficult weekend

NASCAR Pinty’s Series at Honda Indy Toronto

 

2016-07-16_138Alex Labbé finished at the Grand Prix of Toronto, round 5 of the 2016 Canadian NASCAR Pinty’s series, on Saturday. The Can-Am/Kappa/Cyclops Gear/Lou’s Barbeque Team had to work very hard after the Ford Fusion no. 32 wrecked in qualifying, working all night to give Labbé a chance to race.

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Jul 18

Brabham wins Toronto Stadium Super Trucks streetfight

“The whole weekend was a huge battle and really awesome”

2016-07-17_041Matt Brabham has claimed his second consecutive round win in the North American Stadium Super Trucks Series after an incredible stoush in Toronto with defending Champion, Sheldon Creed.

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Jul 18

2016 Régates de Valleyfield

A look back on Sunday

2016-07-17 The drivers from Quebec could not find their way to the top of the podium, as three racers from Ontario and one American led the finals in their respective classes during one of the biggest hydroplane racing event in North America.

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Jul 17

Power wins Honda Indy Toronto to continue charge

It also moved Power into second in the 2016 championship

2016-07-15_022 It was never a certainty for Team Penske’s Will Power, but speed, strategy and a nail-biting one-lap dash at the Honda Indy Toronto culminated in the Australian scoring his third win of the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season – all in the past four races – and climbing one step higher on the all-time win list.

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Jul 17

Toronto Indy – Canadians

Tanya Beaudin live in Toronto

2016-07-16_070 Regarding the challenges the track offered to drivers on Friday, we were able to note the changes on Saturday morning, something a lot of drivers were going to use to their advantage.

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Jul 17

Hargrove bounces back, gains on Morad with dominant victory in Toronto

“The car was phenomenal” – Hargrove

2016-06-10_2991-17-43-00-0001 Scott Hargrove put disappointment into his rearview mirror Sunday in Toronto with a dominant victory in Round 8 of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama, pulling ever closer to the top of the sizzling Platinum Cup championship race.

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Jul 17

A great performance from Kevin Lacroix

NASCAR Pinty’s Series at Honda Indy Toronto

2016-07-03_0432 A great performance from Kevin Lacroix for a second consecutive podium finish as the NASCAR Pinty’s Series took over the streets of Toronto.

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Jul 17

JF Dumoulin once again demonstrates he can adapt to any situation on track

NASCAR Pinty’s Series at Honda Indy Toronto

2016-07-15_047 Jean-François Dumoulin was well on his way to his best qualifier lap so far, when a caution robbed him of the top-5.

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Jul 17

Honda Indy Toronto through my eyes

Tanya Beaudin live in Toronto

2016-07-16_130 It has been a couple years since I did not have the chance to come to the Indy Toronto, but it feels great to be back.

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Jul 17

NASCAR Pinty’s Series at Honda Indy Toronto: Podium finish for Andrew Ranger in Toronto

Ranger clocked the fastest lap during qualifying

2016-07-15_053 Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge were on their game during round number five of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series this past Saturday during the Toronto Indy weekend.

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Jul 17

NASCAR Pinty’s Series at Honda Indy Toronto: Disappointing day in Toronto for Kennington

Regrettably their race day would end early with a part failure

2016-07-03_0317 DJ Kennington and the #17 Castrol Edge Dodge team looked to build on their strong performance at the last event as the NASCAR Pinty’s series returned to race at the Toronto Indy weekend after several years away.

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Jul 17

NASCAR Pinty’s Series at Honda Indy Toronto: David Thorndyke jumps six spots in Toronto

Thorndyke soldiered through the concrete lined course to gain six spots during the race

David Thorndyke David Thorndyke and the #67 Thorsons EVT Chevrolet team returned to action in the NASCAR Pinty’s Series this past Saturday as the series raced as part of the Toronto Indy weekend for the first time in several years.

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