Tag Archive: Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres

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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Aug 15

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Alex Labbé 4th, ready for strong season finish!

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

2016-08-14_0617 Alex Labbé and the Can-Am/Kappa/Cyclops Gear/Lou’s Barbeque No. 32 Ford finished 4th in the “Le Can-AM 50”, the feature event of the 47th running of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 15

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Kevin Lacroix dominates at Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres with a win in NASCAR Pinty’s Series

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

2016-08-14_1552 The driver of the Bumper to Bumper / Total / GoFast car,winner of the 2015 edition, wanted to repeat hisaccomplishment but it was hard to do better.

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Aug 15

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Kennington claws his way to top ten result

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

2016-08-13-1593 For DJ Kennington and the #17 Castrol Edge Dodge team round number eight of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series, The Grand Prix of Trois-Rivieres, was a painful one.  Kennington battled through back pain with the help of a Chiropractor and the team battled through a number of adversities to capture a top ten result.

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Aug 14

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Le 50 Tours Can-Am, Lacroix dominates at Trois-Rivieres

Leads every lap to score second consecutive win at Quebec cours

2016-08-14_1530 Last year Kevin Lacroix powered his way by Andrew Ranger on the final lap at Circuit de Trois-Rivieres to win his second race in just his fourth career start. This year the result was the same, but Lacroix provided all the power this season.

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Aug 14

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: LP Dumoulin finishes in eighth place

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

2016-08-13_0410 Louis-Philippe Dumoulin has crossed the finish line in eighth place today on the circuit of the Trois-Rivières Grand Prix. The #47 WeatherTech Canada / Groupe Bellemare car was fast on the track, and Louis-Philippe Dumoulin has once again demonstrated the full range of his driving skills.

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Aug 14

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Dussault suffers mechanical failure

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

2016-08-14-3374 Patrick Dussault was hoping for a strong comeback at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières this weekend, while we entered the race “Les 50 tours Can-Am” in the NASCAR Pinty’s series. The driver began the race strong, but a mechanical issue forced the Hewitt Rentals/Vincent & Dussault Construction No 71 back to pits.

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Aug 14

Porsche GT3 Cup Canada: Valérie Chiasson Ninth at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

Canadian representative for the FIA “Women in Motorsport” commission

2016-08-14-1359 Entered this season in the Porsche GT3 Cup Canada, Quebec driver Valérie Chiasson contested this past weekend’s Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières in two separate series, including the Porsche GT3 Cup Canada, to which she returned after having missed last month’s event in Toronto.

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Aug 14

Rzadzinski and Coupal claim Nissan Micra Cup victories at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

Two spectacular races won by Albertan Stefan Rzadzinski and Quebecker Xavier Coupal

2016-08-13_1643 This weekend at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, which once again attracted thousands of spectators, the Nissan Micra Cup held its eleventh and twelfth races of the 2016 season. The two races were action-packed and included a number of position changes. In the end, Albertan driver Stefan Rzadzinski claimed his first victory of the season on Saturday, while Xavier Coupal earned the win on Sunday.

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Aug 14

Morad widens championship gap after victory in eventful round 10 at GP3R

“I just want to keep my level of performance where it’s at” – Morad

2016-08-14-1466 The path toward the Platinum Cup championship became smoother for Daniel Morad after his victory in Round 10 of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama on Sunday at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 14

Toppe sweeps weekend to tighten championship race

Topp shaved Austin Versteeg’s championship point lead to a mere two points

2016-08-14_0019Clark Toppe inched closer to the Lites 1 Driver Championship lead with a clean sweep of the two Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires rounds at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 13

Hargrove closes to within one point of Morad with round 9 win at GP3R

“I had to give it 110 percent the whole race to be able to hold that lead” – Hargrove

2016-08-13_0087 The knot linking Daniel Morad and Scott Hargrove in the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama cinched even tighter Saturday after Hargrove’s victory in Round 9 at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 13

CTCC and GP3R extend partnership five more years

The partnership will ensure that GP3R fans will be able to experience the rush of CTCC racing until 2021

CTCC et GP3R CTCC presented by Continental Tire and Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières are pleased to announce they have extended their partnership for an additional five years.

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Aug 13

Versteeg edges out field for pole for round 8 at Trois-Rivières

“A very busy qualifying. It was probably one of the busiest qualifying runs that I’ve had”

2016-08-12-1505 Austin Versteeg led the Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires field to win pole position Saturday for Round 8 at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 11

Patrick Dussault teams up with Hewitt Rentals

PB Racing participates in the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières this weekend

2016-07-03_0312 NASCAR Pinty’s driver Patrick Dussault is proud to announce a new partnership with Hewitt Rentals for two races in 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

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