Tag Archive: Jacques Villeneuve

Feb 08

XFINITY: Villeneuve set to return with new team

The team’s exact schedule was not announced

2014-08-09_0191 Wing Nut Racing, a new team that says it “will be debuting this year with a wide variety of racing avenues from off-road to stock car racing,” announced it has signed Jacques Villeneuve to drive its entry in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, with backing from Alsco, K1 Speed, and SpeedForSale. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Mike Conway and Stéphane Sarrazin, teammates with Toyota and in Formula E!

After the departure of Jacques Villeneuve

Mike Conway and Stéphane Sarrazin are joined at the hip now that in addition to being teammates with Toyota in the World Endurance Championship (WEC), they will do the same in Formula E – the electric single-seaters championship set up by the FIA – with the Venturi outfit from Monaco. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 22

Formula E : Villeneuve exits Venturi team after 3 races

Former F1 world champion Jacques Villeneuve parts ways with the Venturi Formula E team after just three races

Jacques Villeneuve - photo © DPPI - A. Guillaumot Jacques Villeneuve’s return to world championship motorsport is back on hold after it was confirmed he has parted ways with the Venturi Formula E team. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 19

Villeneuve to miss Punta race

Damaged chassis forces Canadian out of race

Venturi - Jacques Villeneuve Jacques Villeneuve has been forced to miss this afternoon’s Julius Baer Punta del Este ePrix due to the damage his car sustained in qualifying. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Villeneuve: Hamilton behaved like ‘spoilt child’ after claiming title

“He showed he cannot be humble”

Jacques Villeneuve - photo © DPPI - A. Guillaumot Jacques Villeneuve: Once he [Nico] lost the world championship, it seemed to change him, I don’t know, but after he was a killer and Lewis reacted really badly and showed the negative side of his character. He has since not behaved like a great champion. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 07

Pinty’s to become Entitlement Sponsor of Canadian Series

NASCAR Pinty’s Series returns to Toronto with 3-Year-Deal

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo NASCAR in Canada has a new name and entitlement sponsor – one that’s familiar to race fans across the country. NASCAR and Pinty’s Delicious Foods Inc. announced today a six-year series entitlement sponsorship agreement of NASCAR’s Canadian-based series. Beginning Jan. 1, 2016, the series will be known as the NASCAR Pinty’s Series.

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Nov 03

Vergne still holds FanBoost lead

Heidfeld and Piquet in top three ahead of Putrajaya ePrix

Heidfeld and Piquet in top three ahead of Putrajaya ePrixJean-Eric Vergne remains on course for an extra 100kJ of power in this weekend’s Putrajaya ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

Entry list confirmed for days three and four at Donington

There are two new faces

See the full driver list for the third and fourth day of testing The names of the drivers have been announced who will take part in the third and fourth day of pre-season testing at Donington Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 14

Villeneuve: “This is not a holiday, I’m here to compete”

Ex-Formula 1 world champion motivated on his return to single-seater racing

Ex-Formula 1 world champion motivated on his return to single-seater racingIn only its second season Formula E continues to break new ground and the latest exciting addition to that list is the inclusion of Jacques Villeneuve on the grid. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 11

Entry list for second day of pre-season testing

See the driver list for the second day of testing at Donington Park

FIA Formula E Championship logo Following the opening day of pre-season testing for the 2015-2016 FIA Formula E Championship, teams have announced their drivers for day two at Donington Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 08

Jacques Villeneuve to compete in Formula E!

1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has signed to compete with Venturi in the 2015/2016 Formula E season

2014-08-11-2537 Jacques Villeneuve: This is the first time in several years that I will participate in a full championship. I am excited because the atmosphere while working alongside the Venturi team is great… Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 08

Canadian Grand Prix: The big race day

The Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix as lived from Flagworld

2015-06-07In the morning we were well prepared to catch super nice action shots of the start of the F1600 race, but unfortunately, faith decided otherwise since just a few meters after the cars started crossing the starting line, an accident happened at the very front of the field involving well known race Didier Schraenen and Olivier Bédard.

Flagworld photo album

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Jun 07

Second podium of the weekend for Jacques Villeneuve

Zach Robichon from Ottawa wins Race 2 of the FormulaTour 1600 at the Canadian Grand Prix

 

2015-06-06_237234 cars were at the start of race 2 of the F1600 presence at the Canadian Grand Prix for a 30 minutes race this morning at 09h00.

Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: F1600 – Patrick Dussault wins in series debut

Jacques Villeneuve takes Formula Tour Master’s Honours

2015-06-06_2815Race 1 of the Formula 1600 Super Series at the Canadian Grand Prix was an impressive display of youth versus experience as Montreal’s Patrick Dussault battled hard with, and eventually triumphed over wily veterans Michel Bonnet and Didier Schraenen.

Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: Flagworld.com at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve coverage continues…

The Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix as lived from Flagworld

2015-06-06_1776On Saturday this year we tried to bring you different perspectives of FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX event from our point of view.

Flagworld photo album

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Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Zacharie Robichon sets pace in wet F1600 qualifying

Jacques Villeneuve impresses with 13th starting position

2014-06-08_0177 The skies opened up an hour before the F1600 Super Series was to take to the track for a 30 minute qualifying session to set the grid for Saturday’s Race 1 at the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Canada today.

Flagworld photo album

 

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Jun 05

Canadian Grand Prix: What we covered so far

The Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix is always an extremely busy for Flagworld

2015-06-04_0432The excitement builds up a week before the event, but comes Wednesday on the week of the event, the excitation reaches a peak with first recovering your media credential, which was to say the least, very confusing this year. Next, comes all sort of activities on and around the Gilles Villeneuve Circuit.

Flagworld photo album

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May 27

Uncle Jacques Villeneuve at the FORMULA 1 CANADIAN GRAND PRIX

In Formula 1600 with sponsorship from Historia

2014-03-09_0360 “A wonderful opportunity to pay tribute to a real one,” says the event promoter. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 20

World RX team Albatec Racing joins forces with Stephane Orre and Atte Varsta

Dumfries-based World RX team Albatec Racing has announced its new management structure.

Albatec Racing logo Last year the team ran two Peugeot 208RX Supercars in the inaugural FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, driven by former Formula One World Champion Jacques Villeneuve and team owner Andy Scott.

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Jan 28

The Grand Prix Promises – A 33rd edition to remember

Grand Prix of Valcourt – February 20-22, 2015, a presentation of Intact Insurance

Grand Prix de Valcourt logo The Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt presented by Intact Insurance held its annual press conference on Wednesday at the J.Armand Bombardier Museum in Valcourt.

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