Tag Archive: Florida

Nov 10

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Ford EcoBoost 400

There have been 176 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races among eight tracks in Florida.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series A look at the Championship 4 in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and beyond at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Florida going into the Ford EcoBoost 400 on November 16. ESPN’s coverage begins at 2 p.m. (ET) and the race is scheduled for 3 p.m. (ET). Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 17

Alex Guenette shines in NASCAR Truck test in Florida

The young driver was quickest right from the start on day 1

Alex Guenette - NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (1) Alex Guénette was on the pace right from the start of a major two-day test session on July 15 and 16 aboard a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series racer at the short New Smyrna Speedway oval, near Daytona Beach in Central Florida.

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Feb 13

Honda Canada and James Hinchcliffe ink promo deal for 2014 IndyCar Season

Hinchcliffe In The Driver’s Seat with Honda Canada

Honda Canada and James Hinchcliffe It’s the middle of winter, but Canadians have reason to get excited for the upcoming IndyCar season.

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Jan 26

IMSA Statement on Memo Gidley, Matteo Malucelli – 8:40 a.m. ET

An update will be provided later today

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Memo Gidley, driver of the No. 99 GAINSCO / Bob Stallings Racing Corvette DP, underwent surgical procedures on both his left arm and left leg at Halifax Health in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Dec 12

Alex Guenette on-track in Florida

Series Pro Late Model racing and ARCA testing in Florida

Alex Guenette 2013_3The 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCATS) Rookie of the Year is busy preparing his 2014 season by participating in various races in Florida and Georgia.

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Jul 01

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola

There have been 132 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Daytona International Speedway

2012-02-25_0367A look at some of the top statistical performers at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida going into the Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola on July 6. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

‘Tyregate’ was the predictably hot topic of conversation in the Montreal paddock on Thursday

Mercedes ‘integrity’ on trial in Montreal paddock

2013-05-12 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Spain - Lewis Hamilton 04Mercedes issued a statement after the FIA said it will convene the international tribunal to consider the apparent breach of the sport’s rules regarding in-season testing. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

FIA drops Ferrari test probe

Testing Pirelli tyres with a 2011 car “is not deemed to contravene” the rules

2013-06-05_0110F1’s governing body has dropped its investigation against Ferrari, but summoned Mercedes to the international tribunal over the ‘test-gate’ saga. Read the rest of this entry »

May 31

FIA asks Pirelli for secret test ‘dossier’

“We have acted properly, and now an independent tribunal will decide” – Lauda

Flagworld - FIAThe FIA has asked Pirelli to compile a thorough “dossier” ahead of an international tribunal hearing regarding the secret Mercedes test, according to Kleine Zeitung newspaper. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 12

UNOH Battle At The Beach News & Notes: Kennington, Peña Team Up For Two-Car BMR Effort

Statistical Advance: Analyzing The Sprint Unlimited
Comprehensive coverage set for UNOH Battle at The Beach – Live coverage on television, radio and online
 

unoh-battle-at-the-beach-final-logo.jpg2011-02-18_0647A talented young winner in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series has been paired with a two-time Canadian champion, as Bill McAnally Racing brings a two-car effort to the UNOH Battle At The Beach at Daytona International Speedway on Feb. 18 and 19. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 27

Rolex 24H at Daytona – Chip Ganassi Racing still at the front after 15 hours

At Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida

Rolex 24 At Daytona logoChip Ganassi BMW-Riley no 01The 2013 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona is on and we invite you to look at results on the Grand-Am official website by clicking on the banner. 

 Grand-Am Road Racing bannerLIVE RESULTS FROM GRAND-AM.COM

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Jan 23

IndyCar star raring for 2nd ‘Rolex 24 at Daytona’ outing

James Hinchcliffe Q&A

James HinchcliffeRolex 24 At Daytona logoThis weekend sees Canadian IndyCar front-runner and ‘2012 Fan Favorite’ James Hinchcliffe compete in his second ‘Rolex 24 at Daytona’, Saturday 26th – Sunday 27th January, at the Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, Florida.  Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 13

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Ford EcoBoost 400

There have been 170 NASCAR Sprint Cup races in Florida

Homestead-Miami Speedway logoNASCAR Sprint Cup SeriesA look at some of the top statistical performers at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Florida going into the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Nov. 18.

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Oct 29

Greaves Motorsport already eyeing Sebring planning at least one-car entry to 2013 ALMS opener

Now this is what you call planning ahead…

ALMS - Graves Motorsport-PLM-2ALMS - Graves Motorsport-PLM-1Greaves Motorsport laid out its 2013 racing plans during the FIA World Endurance Championship finale in China last weekend. It included an intention to run at least one car in March at the 61st Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring fueled by Fresh from Florida. The move makes total sense to team manager Jacob Greaves. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

Can Canadian riders Dusty Klatt and Tyler Medaglia stop the American in MX1?

American Rider Matt Goerke to defend his MX1 Crown at the Monster Energy Supermotocross

2011-10-01_SuperMX Monster_01392011-10-01_SuperMX Monster_0283Matt Goerke will return to the Monster Energy Supermotocross, presented by Parts Canada/Thor, on Saturday, September 29 to defend the motocross 450 cc (MX1) title he captured last year at the Olympic Stadium ahead of  Canadian Cole Thompson, and fellow Americans Robbie Marshall, Teddy Maier and Canadian Dusty Klatt.

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Jul 02

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Coke Zero 400

There have been 130 NASCAR Sprint Cup races since the track hosted its first race in 1959

2012-02-25_01952012-02-25_0145A look at some of the top statistical performers at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida going into the Coke Zero 400 on July 7.

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May 15

Ray Courtemanche Jr. at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park this weekend

For NASCAR Canadian Tire Series 2012 opener 

Ray Courtemanche Jr.Ray Courtemanche Jr 1.The legendary Canadian Tire Motorsports Park will be the host to NCATS racers for the season opening event this weekend. In addition to the usual front runners such Scott Steckly, Kerry Micks, Jason Hathaway, DJ Kennington, Robin Buck and JR Fitzpatrick, racers such as Andrew Ranger and Louis-Philippe Dumoulin are also expected to fight hard for the win.

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Feb 01

EMCO and Noel Dowler set to return in 2012

Following a successful rookie season in 2011

2011-08-20_00482011-08-20_0138Sherwood Park, Alberta’s Noel Dowler, driver of the #5 EMCO Dodge and EMCO Corporation have reached a multiyear partnership agreement that will see Dowler competing in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series in 2012 and beyond.  Following a successful rookie season in 2011 Dowler looks forward to taking the next step in his career this coming season as he competes in the entire NCATS season in a DJK Racing prepared car.

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Jan 31

Indycar boss urges Barrichello to switch

Indycar’s boss has admitted he would “love” longest-serving F1 veteran Rubens Barrichello to switch codes for 2012.

Randy Bernard IndyCar2011-03-12 - AT&T Williams - Barcelona - Rubens Barrichello 06Having lost his race seat after a record-setting 19 consecutive seasons, the 39-year-old Brazilian is this week testing the 2012 Indycar in Florida, with his close friend and KV team driver Tony Kanaan also in action. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Lazare strong in Senior debut

Podium for Lazare in Florida Winter Tour opener
Intrepid North America – Florida Winter Tour Palm Beach Report

Florida Winter Tour logo Jesse LazareDollard-des-Ormeaux karter Jesse Lazare kicked off his 2012 karting season last weekend at the opening round of the 2012 Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT), which took place at the Palm Beach International Raceway in Jupiter, Florida.

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May 11

Montreal Nationwide race to sponsor the Procam Super Truck Series

Season opener next Saturday at Autodrome Montmagny

Challenge Procam Super TruckNAPAPiecesdAuto200The NAPA Auto Parts 200, Presented by Dodge named the Official Presenting Sponsor of the 2011 Procam Super Truck Challenge. Stock-Car Montréal, promoter of the NAPA Auto Parts 200, presented by Dodge, is proud to announce it has entered into a partnership agreement with the Quebec-based Procam Super Truck Challenge. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Compass360 Racing wins first World Challenge round at St. Petersburg

Lawson Aschenbach takes top podium step in round one; team places three cars in top ten for race rwo

Compass360 Racing driver Lawson AschenbachCompass360 Racing - Lawson Aschenbach - 71 Honda Civic SiCompass360 Racing (C360R) launched its new World Challenge Touring Car program in style this weekend, with 2006 WC GT Champion Lawson Aschenbach leading the team’s three-car effort to victory in Round One on Saturday, and following that up with a strong second-place finish during Sunday’s Round Two, driving the #71 Honda Civic Si Coupe. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

Florida Winter Tour: PSL Karting round 2 report (+ results)

Vincec has the championship lead heading to Ocala.

team PSL Karting White logoFlorida Winter Tour logoTeam PSL Karting contested its fourth race weekend of the season when February came to a close as the Florida Winter Tour Rotax Max Challenge headed to Palm Beach International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 15

Hinchcliffe IndyCar test Q&A

‘Hinch’ was happy to download his thoughts on his maiden IndyCar test

James HinchcliffeNewman Haas RacingHigh winds and cold temperatures failed to stop Canada’s James Hinchcliffe enjoying his first outing in an IndyCar as the 24-year-old concluded two days of testing with the legendary Newman/Haas Racing outfit yesterday, Tuesday 14th December, at Sebring International Raceway, Florida.

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Nov 19

F1 in Schools World Champions to make a pitstop at PRI show next month

USA’s largest motor racing industry show 

F1 in schools logoF1 in schools technology challengeThe newly crowned F1 in Schools World Champions 2010, an American team from James Madison Middle School and Southeast High School, UNITUS RACING, will be showcasing this global educational technology initiative at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show in Orlando, Florida, next month. The team competed with 24 other F1 In Schools teams from 18 different countries to capture the title for the USA. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

T-Minus 16 months

A look back at Daytona Endurance Racing : 2000 to to 2005 

Eagerly anticipated by drivers, auto manufacturers and race fans everywhere, the Rolex 24 At Daytona is the first major race of the world’s motor sport season. Every January, the Daytona International Speedway (Daytona Beach, Florida, USA) comes to life in celebration of this incredible endurance race, recognized by leading drivers as one of the most difficult in the world to win. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

Michael Vincec Florida Winter Tour Review

Canadian karter drives to second in Rotax Max DD2 Championship

Canadian Michael Vincec completed his 2010 Florida Winter Tour campaign at the final round held at the Ocala Gran Prix facility in Ocala, Florida, with mixed results, but through consistency proudly stood on the second step of the Rotax Max DD2 podium. Aboard his MRP/True North tuned Birel kart, he cruised to two fourth place finishes, battling mechanical issues in both wet and dry racing conditions throughout the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 22

Morad and Ouellette qualified for the world finals

Ouellette got the world title in 2007 in the United Arab Emirates in the DD2 class

Karting - Pier-Luc OuelletteThe last round of the Florida Winter Tour took place last weekend in Ocala, Florida. The champion of each class was crowned on Sunday night and at the same time, told us who will be the driver qualified for the next Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals in Rotax DD2, DD2 Masters, Rotax Max and Rotax Max junior classes. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

RDD Motorsports Florida Winter Tour PBIR preview

RDD Motorsports drivers running in formula cars and karts all across the sunshine state

RDD Motorsports of Deerfield Beach, Florida, the exclusive North American importer of the Kart Mini chassis, saw their newest driver, Kayla Graham, compete in her first Skip Barber Regional Series event at Sebring while the team prepares for rounds three and four of the Florida Winter Tour Rotax Max Championship being Palm Beach International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 24

Star Mazda: Mikaël Grenier quickest in day one of spring training

Mikael Grenier led an Andersen Racing one-two in the opening session of Star Mazda Championship Spring Training testing

The Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear drivers and teams took part in their first official outing for the 2010 season on Friday (January 22), with day one of official pre-season testing at Sebing International Raceway in Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

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