Tag Archive: Jacques Villeneuve

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Nov 06

Rosberg missing aggression for 2014 ‘combat’ – pundits

“And that’s the only way you win a world championship.”

2014-10-11 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Russia - Lewis Hamilton - Nico Rosberg (2) Lewis Hamilton has produced championship-winning performance alongside former title favourite Nico Rosberg in the latter stages of 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 15

Wolff thinks Le Mans sabbatical for Alonso possible

It is possible Fernando Alonso will take a sabbatical in 2015, according to Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff.

2013-06-08_0128 It is the burning question of the F1 driver ‘silly season’ at present — now that Sebastian Vettel has left Red Bull apparently to replace Alonso at Ferrari, what will the talented but temperamental Spaniard do next? Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 05

Bianchi ‘understands’ Ferrari signing Vettel

Jules Bianchi has acknowledged there will be no room for him at Ferrari in 2015.

IMG_4100 Earlier – before Sebastian Vettel stunned the paddock with his shock Red Bull exit – Frenchman Bianchi nominated himself as the “logical” candidate to replace Fernando Alonso at Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Albatec confirms Double RX150 Champion Marc Scott for World RX of Turkey

Jacques Villeneuve away fulfilling media commitments

World RX - Albatec Racing Double British Rallycross RX150 Champion Marc Scott will make his World RX debut aboard Albatec Racing’s two litre, 16v Peugeot 208 next weekend, 11&12 October.

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Sep 30

Albatec’s Jacques Villeneuve to miss World RX of Turkey

The former F1 World Champion has clashing media commitments

Albatec Racing - Jacques Villeneuve British rallycross team Albatec Racing has released Jacques Villeneuve from his contract to contest round 11 of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.

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Sep 28

World RX of Italy underlines Albatec 208’s potential

Jacques Villeneuve sixth overall in the final heat

Albatec Racing - Jacques Villeneuve After a promising opening day in round ten of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy in Franciacorta yesterday, Albatec Racing backed it up with an equally strong performance today, with Jacques Villeneuve sixth overall in the final heat, with the fourth fastest individual lap time. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

Kristoffersson leads Italy RX as Solberg hits trouble

Jacques Villeneuve and Albatec’s World RX Of Italy semi final hopes remain open

World RX of Italy Johan Kristoffersson is leading World RX of Italy after finishing as top qualifier at the half-way point in the Intermediate Classification stage.

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Sep 23

Albatec welcomes Villeneuve’s return for World RX of Italy

Jacques will join 40 of the world’s top rallycross racers

World RX - Albatec Racing - Jacques Villeneuve After a two-race absence from the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, former F1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve re-joins Albatec Racing aboard the team’s #25 two-litre, 16v Peugeot 208. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

Record 41 Supercars for World RX of Germany

Villeneuve will return to World RX for round 10 at Franciacorta

World RX of Germany The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy is living up to its reputation as the FIA’s fastest growing motorsport series after attracting the biggest Supercar line-up of the season for this weekend’s Red Kiwi World RX of Germany (20-21 September).

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Sep 02

Albatec Racing geared-up for World RX of France

Jacques Villeneuve busy with television commitments replaced by David Binks

Albatec Racing logo Returning to Europe after making its global debut in Canada last month, Albatec Racing heads to France this weekend for round eight of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 28

Early debut for teen Verstappen ‘really bad’ – Salo

Mika Salo has added his voice to concerns about the 2015 debut of teenager Max Verstappen.

Mika Salo Finn Salo, who raced in F1 against the 16-year-old’s father Jos, backed 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve who has questioned whether Verstappen’s signing by Toro Rosso is good for F1. Read the rest of this entry »

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