Playoff Spots Dwindling With Three Regular Season Races Remaining
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In the second race that featured NASCAR’s new lower-downforce package, Joey Logano lowered the boom — again.
There was one major difference between Logano’s victory in Sunday’s FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway and his win May 21 in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte. This one counted in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings and punched Logano’s ticket into the Chase playoffs.
Stewart-Haas Racing driver picks up second victory of season
Starting 24th in a backup car, Kurt Busch fought his way to the front of the field through intermittent rain showers and won Sunday’s Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway when a deluge halted the race after 138 of a scheduled 200 laps.
2013 season opener
Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and his co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, Nova Scotia) won this weekend’s SnoDrift Rally in Michigan, Round 1 of the 2013 Rally America series and the North American Rally Cup. For the Rockstar Energy Drink Rally Team, this was a very significant come-from-behind win against the more powerful American teams, only days before the start of the Canadian Championship.
2012 Scnocross World Champion Tim Tremblay to compete at the Grand Prix of Valcourt
It was a last minute decision, but the defending Grand Prix of Valcourt snocross champion was almost a scratch for the 30th consecutive running of the great Quebec winter motorsports classic. Tim Tremblay, the Lac Saint-Jean area native who moved to the USA in order to pursue his passion in the powerful ISOC Snocross Championship, added another feather to his cap by winning the prestigious 2012 Snocross World Championship last January in Eagle River, Wisconsin.
Start of the 2012 North American rally season …
Sterckx Rally Sport Team Scores Podium at Sno*Drift Rally
Reigning Canadian and North American champions, Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, Nova Scotia) kicked off the 2012 season this past weekend with a solid performance, finishing in second place at Michigan’s SnoDrift Rally, Round 1 of the Rally America series. At the wheel of their brand new Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X, the Rockstar Energy Drink duo earned valuable championship points in the United States and are ready for the start of the Canadian Rally Championship this coming weekend.
Skip Barber scholarship winner sweeps weekend taking pole, race one and race two and setting new lap record
Jesus Rios Jr., pilot of the #127 CRG for PSL Karting headed to America’s northern state from his Florida home to take on the nations top junior single seater car racers at Grattan Raceway in Belding, Michigan.
With double header at New Castle
Great weather and exciting racing begins the racing season for GLPS and the Indy Karting Series. The Great Lakes Pro Series (GLPS) presented by MG Tires started the 2010 season this past weekend (April 16-18) with a double round weekend opener at the New Castle Motorsports Park.