Tag Archive: Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres

Aug 16

A Hat trick for Chris Sahakian at Trois-Rivières

For motorsport enthusiasts across Canada, the first two weekends of August are sacred

2017-08-12_0124More than 300,000 people travel to Trois-Rivières from August 4th to the 13th in order to attend one of the largest events in Canadian motorsport history, the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières (GP3R).

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Aug 15

CTCC triple treat for GP3R fans

The highlight of any CTCC campaign is the spectacular Friday night race

2017-08-11-19-55-41_1545For its tenth annual appearance at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, CTCC presented by Pirelli offered something extra for their fans, an extra race.

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Aug 14

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama puts on a show for Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

Oldest street course in North America for the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivière

2017-08-12_0832Hargrove double victory in Platinum, De Angelis extends near-perfect season in Gold Cup; Cirone continues to defend his Platinum Masters season.

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Aug 14

IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda Event News and Notes

GP3R

2017-08-13_0442While the skies were sunny and clear, the track surface at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres told another story for the IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda series Race 1 Saturday morning.

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Aug 14

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama Event News and Notes

GP3R

2017-08-12_0300The Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama field took the green flag Saturday afternoon based on championship points after an abandoned qualifying session earlier in the day.

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Aug 14

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada Trois-Rivieres Sunday notebook

Clean sweep for Hargrove in Trois-Rivieres

2017-08-11-14-07-39_0604Pause. Play. Repeat. That was the theme for the second of two Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama 45-minute sprint races at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres. While Sunday’s overall and class podiums were categorically the same as Saturday, those results were by no means by rote.

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Aug 13

The Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières will enhance its profile and visibility internationally

The non-repayable contribution totalling $600,000 was awarded through CED’s Quebec Economic Development Program

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Government of Canada awards $600,000 in financial assistance to the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières to commercialize the event outside Quebec over the next three years.

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Aug 13

Prototype Challenge Trois-Rivieres Sunday notebook

Rzadzinski held on to third place for his second LMP3 podium finish of the weekend

2017-08-13_0218While the skies were sunny and clear, the track surface at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres told another story for the IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda series Race 1 Saturday morning.

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Aug 12

Prototype Challenge Trois-Rivieres Friday notebook

A fan favorite, drawing significant crowds, “GP3R” as it is often referred

2017-08-11-14-32-47_0874The only street circuit on the 2017 IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda schedule, the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres was certainly up to providing a challenge and a new perspective to series competitors Friday as they took to the track for two 30-minute practice sessions.

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Aug 09

Kevin Lacroix will attempt a hat trick at the GP3R

CanAm 50

2016-08-14_1530Kevin Lacroix and Team Bumper to Bumper are preparing for the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières in the NASCAR PINTY’S series, a huge event for Quebec’s racing fans taking place this Saturday August 12 and Sunday August 13.

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Aug 08

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama looks to tighten championship points at Trois-Rivieres

This week-end at GP3R

2016-08-14_0159The oldest street course in North America will host one of the most competitive series this weekend, when the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama rolls into Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, for a pair of 45-minute races at the 10-turn, 1.52-mile Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres.

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Aug 06

Raymond reigns come rain or shine at Trois-Rivières

RX2 championship leader extends his advantage with Canadian success

2017-08-06_1249Stars of tomorrow put on a spectacular show in celebrated event’s 50th year. Hard-fought podium finishes for Guillaume De Ridder and Tanner Whitten. Two years on from his debut in the FIA World Rallycross Championship feeder series, Cyril Raymond returned to the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières in Canada this weekend (5/6 August) and delivered a masterclass to close in on the coveted crown in the RX2 International Series presented by Cooper Tires.

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May 14

Simon Dion-Viens is named brand ambassador for the company Castrol Canada

Simon Dion-Viens will be behind the wheel of a new car, a Dodge Challenger

Simon Dion-Viens Castrol Canada (3)It is with great pride that Simon Dion-Viens and the SDV Autosport racing team announce a two-year partnership with Castrol Canada that will see the team compete in at least 5 races per year in the highly competitive NASCAR Pinty’s Series.

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Dec 18

The adventure continues: A two-year partnership announced for Jean-François Dumoulin and Spectra Premium Industries

For the 2017 and 2018 seasons, this formidable partnership will focus on maximizing logistical and mechanical achievements

The adventure continues A two-year partnership announced for Jean-François Dumoulin and Spectra Premium Industries Earlier this evening, Jason Best, Senior Vice President, Aftermarket, Spectra Premium and Jean-François Dumoulin, in the presence of more than 700 Spectra Premium employees, took to social media to announce a two-year partnership.

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Aug 18

Kevin Lacroix aiming a first podium on oval racing

After is domination at Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres, Kevin Lacroix enters the next race with great enthusiasm

2016-08-14_66473 The driver of the Dodge 74 Bumper to Bumper / Total / GoFast will be on track this week-end on the oval of Riverside International Speedway in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, to compete in the Bumper to Bumper 300 event.
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Aug 17

Christopher Sahakian’s spectacular racing at the Grand Prix de Trois Rivieres

This past weekend was the spectacular Grand Prix de Trois Rivieres

2016-08-12_0109 It was a packed track with over 32 cars entered in the Canadian Touring Car Championship series. United Auto Racing’s Chris Sahakian was able to finish in the “top 10” overall for both races and claimed 2 trophies in Grand Touring with his Mustang Boss 302 S.

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Aug 16

One pole and one win for Exclusive Autosport in Formula Tour 1600 at GP3R 

Estep finds much to learn on storied street course at Trois-Rivières

2016-08-12_0808 It was a weekend made of equal parts success and learning opportunities for Exclusive Autosport in the Formula Tour 1600 races at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 15

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama excites at Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières in Rounds 9 and 10

Morad widens Championship lead with victory in Race 10; Shawn McKaigue battles back in Gold Cup with consecutive wins

2016-08-14_65563“The Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières is always an exciting stop for the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama and this year was no different,” said Alexander Pollich, President & CEO Porsche Cars Canada, Ltd.

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Aug 15

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Alex Labbé 4th and teammate Jeffrey Earnhardt 7th

Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières – Le 50 Tours Can-Am

2016-08-14_1101 Go Fas Racing worked throughout the weekend to achieve the best possible results in the “Les 50 Tours Can-Am”, a race that was in fact named after the team’s main backer. The No. 32 Can-Am/Kappa/Cyclops Gear Ford finished 4th while the No. 36 team car finished 7th.

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Aug 15

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Jocelyn Fecteau rises above mechanical problems to finish 13th

Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières – Le 50 Tours Can-Am

2016-08-13-1566 Quebec driver Jocelyn Fecteau, of Mont-St-Grégoire, contested this past weekend’s popular 47th edition of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, as part of the Canadian NASCAR Pinty’s series.  As expected, it was another race with plenty of action, during which Fecteau was able to finish in thirteenth place after having dropped to 19th spot with fuel supply problems.

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