Tag Archive: Jean-François Lafontaine

Oct 29

Robichon wins the Hinchtown.com shootout

Eight karting drivers were invited this week to participate at the 2011 Hinchtown.com Canadian Karting Award Shootout.

Hinchtown logo2011 07 08 G1 131The shootout took place at the Bridgestone Racing Academy in Mosport, ON on Formula 2000 open wheel cars. Amonst the invited drivers, three raced the 2011 karting season under SRA Karting colours on Birel Chassis: Zacharie Richard-Robichon (Rotax DD2), Olivier Bédard (Junior Max) and Jean-François Lafontaine (Rotax Max).

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Jul 21

Five wins and ten podiums for Birel

 Great races weekend at the Mont-Tremblant race track for our Birel drivers

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship2010_08_08_EHB_1031Saturday was the 4th round of the Québec Cup Championship and Sunday was the 6th and final round of the Eastern Canada Karting Championship. Read the rest of this entry »


May 31

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship, PSL Karting Trois-Rivieres race report (updated)

Plus Intrepid Canada Pan American Rotax Max Challenge report

Pier-Luc Ouellette, AMGphotoJesse Lazare, AMGphotoThough it seems the summer season in Canadian racing has just begun, the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship reached its halfway point on Sunday as the Rotax masses were contesting six classes at PSL Karting Trois-Rivieres. An even one hundred were on hand for race number three following a practice day Friday and a round of the Quebec Cup on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »


May 18

Clean sweep at Coupe de Quebec opener, Lazare dominates at ICAR

Four podium for Birel

Jesse Lazare GoodwoodQuebec’s Jesse Lazare dominated the opening round of the 2011 Coupe du Québec karting championship at the ICAR circuit in Mirabel, Quebec last Sunday. The Dollard-des-Ormeaux youngster took the pole, won the pre-final and final for a clean sweep on the day. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 26

Tagliani wins in Orlando, Florida

With SRA Karting

Alexandre Tagliani podium DD2masters2Florida Winter Tour logoThe first round of the Florida Winter Tour was presented last weekend in Orlando Florida. With only a few tests on the new Birel equipment, SRA Karting showed lots of speed trough out the weekend and came back to Québec with two podiums, a victory for Alexandre Tagliani on Saturday and a second place on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »


May 17

Québec championship # 1: Arrow report

 The first round of the Québec karting championship took place at Karting Trois-Rivières (formerly Karting Pointe-du-Lac)

Arrow drivers did very well in the classes where they raced and with better luck, they could have grabbed even more podiums. Jean-François Lafontaine obtained the best results. He dominated the F125-ICC class with a first place in each session, including the fastest lap. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 23

Team CASDI Rallye Defi wins the Pole-Position 4 Hours ”Classic” (+photos & results)

Fierce competition today at Kart-O-Mania

Thirteen team took the green flag today for the ”Classic” portion of the 4 Hours Pole-Position kart race. This portion of the event is reserved to race drivers and many Quebecers were present to compete in what is becoming a yearly  winter time classic gathering for friends of the sport.

Our photo album of the Pole-Position 4 Hours

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Sep 22

Coupe de Montréal: the new champions are …

The champions of the Coupe de Montréal will be crowned on November 7th in Trois-Rivières

The last round of the Coupe de Montréal championship was presented last Saturday in St-Roch-de-L’Achigan under perfect racing weather conditions. Ten classes were on the program for this final event, which totalled 120 entries.

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Oct 12

ICAR introduces a new formula car in North America

Formules Hitech will be the authorized retailer for North America

The Mirabel International Club Academy Racing (ICAR) along with its partner Formules Hitech, introduce to the North American market the new formula car.

(See Flagworld photo album at ICAR)

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Sep 02

Lafontaine and Cyr are Québec Champions!

Ninety-eight drivers registered in seven classes

Jean-François Lafontaine (SRA / Arrow) and Vincent Cyr (KDM / Arrow) are the two Arrow drivers crowned « Québec Champion » last weekend in St-Roch-de-L’Achigan. Read the rest of this entry »