Tag Archive: Mitsubishi Brigade

Sep 10

Mitsubishi Brigade shines in Rallye Défi

Round Four: 2012 Canadian Rally Championship

2012-09-08-18682012-09-08-1694The fourth round of the Canadian Rally Championship was held this past weekend in the Quebec Laurentians and Outaouais regions. Rallye Défi turned into what has been one of the toughest events in years, with only 13 of 29 teams completing the circuit. Antoine L’Estage of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que. and his co-driver Nathalie Richard of Halifax in their Rockstar Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution earned second place overall, ending their winning streak at four but increasing their lead in the series standings.

(Flagworld’s photo album)

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May 23

Mitsubishi Brigade welcomes new competitors

Round Two : 2012 Canadian Rally Championship

Canadian Rally Championship logoRocky Mountain RallyThe 39th running of the Rocky Mountain Rally, the second round of the 2012 Canadian Rally Championship, runs this weekend in Calgary, Alberta. The Mitsubishi Brigade at this weekend’s “Rocky” will be comprised of six teams among the 29 entries.

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Nov 27

An almost perfect 2011 season for Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard (+result & photos)

Rally of the Tall Pines Results … 

Claude Lamoureux2011-11-26-00265Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) and co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, Nova Scotia) contested this weekend’s Rally of the Tall Pines, the final round of the 2011 Canadian and North American rally championships. After dominating the first four competitive stages and building up an impressive lead at the top of the leaderboard, the 2011 Canadian and North American champions retired from the event with mechanical issues for the first time in a year and a half.

Flagworld’s photo album courtesy of Michel Dansereau and Claude Lamoureux

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Nov 24

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard eye a victory to end their 2011 Championship-Winning Season !

Final Round : Rally of the Tall Pines…

2011-09-10-3323 2011-09-10-1912Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) and his co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, Nova Scotia) are set to contest this weekend’s Rally of the Tall Pines, in Bancroft (Ontario), the last round of the 2011 Canadian and North American Rally Championships. For the Rockstar Royal Group duo, this event will be an opportunity to claim yet another victory and conclude their 2011 on a high note after already clinching the Canadian and North American titles earlier this year.

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Feb 04

2011 Canadian rally season begins …

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard ready to defend their Canadian Title

Perce_Neige2011-01-13_0406The 2010 Canadian, American, and North American Rally Champions, Antoine L’Estage of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Qc and Nathalie Richard of Halifax, NS will return to competition this weekend to contest Maniwaki’s Rallye Perce-Neige, the first round of the 2011 Canadian Rally Championship.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 02

Canadian Rally Championship : 10 Mitsubishi teams start on a fresh page

First round of the 2011 Canadian Rally Championship

2011-01-13_0367Perce_NeigeThe first round of the Canadian Rally Championship will be run this weekend out of Maniwaki, Quebec, capital city of the Upper Ottawa Valley. Three award-winning and champion crews will head a 10-car Mitsubishi Brigade among the 42 starters. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 17

Mitsubishi Brigade at the Tall Pines Rally: The moment of truth

6th round of the 2010 Canadian Rally Championship

2010-09-11_00062010-09-11_0007The 6th and final round of the Canadian Rally Championship will take place this coming weekend in Bancroft, Ontario, a small community west of Ottawa; 49 teams are entered in the 40th running of the Rally of the Tall Pines, the classic season finale known to offer winter roads and summer ditches! Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 30

Mitsubishi Brigade going for a hat trick

In 5th round of the 2010 Canadian Rally Championship

The 5th round of the Canadian Rally Championship will take place this coming weekend out of Merritt, British Columbia, a small vicinity north-east of Vancouver nested in the Rockies. Barely three weeks after the last event in Québec, the Mitsubishi teams entered have been working extra hours to prepare the cars for the event before setting out to cross the country for the second Western round on the calendar. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 08

Mitsubishi brigade at rally Défi: turning point of the season

In 4th round of the 2010 Canadian Rally Championship

The Canadian Rally Championship will reach a turning point this weekend when the next round on the calendar, Rallye Défi, takes to the forest roads in the Quebec Laurentians. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 06

Mitsubishi brigade comes away with two class wins

In toughest ever Baie des Chaleurs rally 

The 45 teams entered for the 33rd Edition of the Rallye Baie des Chaleurs, 3rd round of the Canadian Rally Championship, will have to mind their wounds when they return home from their Gaspe Peninsula trip. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 11

Mitsubishi Brigade attacks Rallye Défi with strong entries

4th National Event of the 2009 Canadian Rally Championship

For the last ten years, the best Canadian rally crews have headed for the Quebec Laurentians to compete in one of the longest events of the season, the Rallye Défi. As the fourth round of the Canadian Rally Championship, this event spans over two days and uses some of the most challenging roads in the country. Read the rest of this entry »

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