After fourteen rounds of competition on some of Canada’s most challenging race tracks
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Busy week for Alex Guénette: PASS Race at Autodrome Chaudière and NASCAR Canadian Tire at Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières
Two podium finishes in the last two NCaTS races
Alex Guenette will drive Moto Illimitées / DLGL cars in two races this coming week: the Budweiser 150 on the short Autodrome Chaudière oval on Tuesday (August 5) evening, and the JuliaWine.com 50 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCaTS) race on Sunday, August 10 on the street circuit at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.
Tristan DeGrand extended his win streak
Collects third straight win on Quebec road course
Andrew Ranger is pretty close to unstoppable at Circuit ICAR. The two-time champion of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 led the final nine laps Sunday to take the checkered flag in the Jiffy Lube 100 presented by La Petite Bretonne.
Alex will be back in Quebec for the NCaTS 250 held at Autodrome St. Eustache on July 26.
Montreal driver and 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCaTS) Rookie-of-the-Year Alex Guénette finished in a fighting second place at the Jiffy Lube 100, the third round of the 2014 NCaTS held today at Circuit ICAR just north of Montreal.
Two points behind the leader in general standings
For the second year in a row behind the wheel of the #47 WeatherTech Canada/Bellemare Dodge, Louis-Philippe Dumoulin has crossed the finish line in third place during the “Jiffy Lube 100” event presented by La Petite Bretonne, which was taking place on the ICAR circuit in Mirabel.
“It’s exciting to be back at Circuit ICAR to have another chance to race in front of my hometown crowd”
As The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 heads into the third event of the 2014 season at Circuit ICAR, Mirabel Quebec, the second of four road-course events on the schedule, Alex Tagliani recalls the inaugural 2011 event very well!
Ranger opened the season by posting a new track record
Andrew Ranger has shown plenty of speed in the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge during the first two rounds of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series and now the native of Roxton Pond is anxious to return to a familiar spot; the top step of the victory podium at Circuit ICAR.
Second in general rankings
Strongly positioned in second place in the general rankings and having secured a podium in 2013, Louis-Philippe Dumoulin is intent on repeating his successful experience this year behind the wheel of the #47 Dodge WeatherTech Canada/ Bellemare Group on the ICAR circuit of Mirabel this upcoming July 6 for the “Jiffy Lube 100” event, presented by La Petite Bretonne.
Ranger looks to get on track at place of past success
The 2014 season was supposed to be Andrew Ranger’s triumphant return to the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1. The road to a potential third championship has been quite bumpy to start, but this week’s Jiffy Lube 100 presented by La Petite Bretonne at Circuit ICAR provides Ranger with the perfect opportunity to get back in the Winner’s Circle.
Thomas McGregor captured two poles, two wins and a track record
Exclusive Autosport, the F1600 team owned by Exclusive Management Inc. (the Canadian Spectrum dealer) continued its podium streak in the Formula Tour 1600 Championship when the team captured two pole positions, two wins a second and a track record this past weekend (July 6 & 7) in the F1600 races at the Jiffy Lube 100 presented by Snap-On at Circuit ICAR.
Jean-François Dumoulin crossed the finish line in 8th position
Having qualified for a 14th place start, the #04 Dodge Bernier Crépeau/Bellemare/Manac/ACASS driver has successfully and patiently fought his way through the crowd to be the eighth racer to cross the finish line.
Second in championship after four events
2-Time Champion scores 17th career win In NASCAR Canadian Tire Series
For the second year in a row, Andrew Ranger gave the hometown crowd at Circuit ICAR something to cheer about as the Quebec native roared to the victory Sunday in the Jiffy Lube 100 presented by Snap-On.
The NASCAR fever hits Mirabel the 6th and 7th of July!
With support from La Cité de Mirabel Inc.
The experienced Roxton Pond (QC) driver will race in two Quebec rounds of the 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCaTS), at ICAR on July 7 and at Trois-Rivières on August 11, as a teammate to Ray Courtemanche Jr, aboard a second car prepared by Jacombs Racing. The project is backed La Cité de Mirabel Inc.
Ninth NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Event
With a strong second place finish at the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivieres, Louis-Philippe Dumoulin reached his primary objective, positioning himself once again in the NASCAR Canadian Tire championships’ top-5. For this last road course of the season, the Quebecer is counting on pleasing his fans and realizing another podium finish on the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve behind the wheel of the n°47 WeatherTech Canada/Bellemare Dodge on August 18th.
This weekend at Mirabel’s Circuit ICAR …
This weekend, Quebec driver Rémy Audette will contest the ‘’ICAR Sundown’’ in Mirabel, at the wheel of his Dimensions Doors/Novatech Acura RSX. During his inaugural race in this series just ten days ago at the Grand Prix du Canada, he turned heads by finishing on the podium in both rounds. This weekend, Rémy is eyeing nothing less than victory.
Adds another win to road-course résumé
Andrew Ranger held off J.R. Fitzpatrick and Scott Steckly in a green-white-checker finish to pick up his first NASCAR Canadian Tire Series win of the season taking the ICAR Lucas Oil Grand Prix presented by Budweiser on Sunday at Circuit ICAR.
Field set per rule book for Sunday’s srce
The weather would not cooperate with the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series on Saturday at Circuit ICAR. A persistent rain all morning and afternoon forced the cancellation of qualifying for the ICAR Lucas Oil Grand Prix presented by Budweiser.
Our first pictures from Saturday at ICAR Circuit are online
Rain, rain and more rain was the major thing at Mirabel this morning. Officials, racers and crew members could not hide from it anymore than spectators. Some sessions, like Cup Lites even were taken off the schedule.
The Mirabel event was not in Jean-Francois Dumoulins’ 2012 calendar.
Continuously searching for major partnerships to participate in the 2012 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series road circuit and Montreal’s Nationwide events (August 18th and 19th), it is with our partners’ support that the eldest of the Dumoulin brothers will be on the track alongside Louis-Philippe at the ICAR Lucas Oil Grand Prix presented by Budweiser.
Ray Jr. Courtemanche learning fast at the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series school of hard lessons
This was the first visit for the Bonzaï team at the famous 4 kilometre high-speed track set in rolling hills North-East of Toronto. Jumping into a professional series like the NCATS, on a new track and against experienced racers was a tall order for Ray Jr, but the challenge was exciting and he could not wait to get on the track and let loose.
For NASCAR Canadian Tire Series 2012 opener
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.