Tag Archive: Montreal

Aug 08

Horner backs Verstappen to respond after tough first half of season

Verstappen has picked up just one podium finish through the opening 11 rounds in 2017

2017-06-09-14-12-21_1531Red Bull Formula 1 chief Christian Horner has tipped Max Verstappen to bounce back after the summer break following a difficult first half of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 05

Kami Laliberté at the Nurburgring

German Formula 4

Kami LalibertéYoung Montréal born driver Kami Laliberté and his rivals participating in the 2017 German Formula 4 championship are gathering in western Germany this weekend, scheduled to race on the famed Nurburgring. However, for the young Canadian, his weekend program had to start only on the second day due to a minor health problem.

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Jul 31

Mahindra Racing ended the season on the podium at Montreal Circuit

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-30-2734Rosenqvist scored another pole position on Sunday and drove to second place in second race. Heidfeld finished 5th at season finale.

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Jul 30

Debut Formula E year concludes for Panasonic Jaguar Racing in Montreal focus now shifts towards season four and new Jaguar I-TYPE

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-29-1976Panasonic Jaguar Racing brought their debut season in FIA Formula to a close today in Montréal with both Jaguar I-TYPEs racing hard but ultimately missing out on further points.  Mitch Evans lined up P17 and Adam Carroll P19 after a difficult qualifying session with track temperatures noticeably warmer than yesterday.

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Jul 29

Sam Bird produces stunning comeback drive to climb to third in driver standings

Sam Bird gains 13 places to finish fifth and move up to third in the driver standings

2017-07-29-1113DS Virgin Racing further reduces deficit to just 21 points in fight for third in constructors’ championship. Everything to play for in Sunday’s season finale in Montreal.

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Jul 29

Season’s best qualifying and more points for Panasonic Jaguar Racing in Montreal

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-28-1022Panasonic Jaguar Racing recorded their best qualifying session of the season and secured more valuable points in the first of two FIA Formula E races in Montréal, Canada.  Mitch Evans crossed the finish line in P7, elevating him two further places in the driver standings.  Adam Carroll finished in P16 following a strategic call, which went against the team.

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Jul 27

Formula E comes to Montreal – CAA-Quebec supports the electrification of transportation

Canadian première

2017-07-26_0007Electric vehicles have made tremendous strides in the last few years. The general public will have a chance to see this for themselves on July 29 and 30 at the country’s first 100% electric race, a very special event presented by Hydro-Québec. This is a unique opportunity to become acquainted with electric cars and even to test drive them for free.

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Jul 26

Montreal has electrifying plans for the city

The city is in the process of installing a charging network with the aim of having 1000 in place by 2020

The city of Montreal, where the Season 3 Formula E championship concludes next weekend, has bold plans to increase the electrification of its transport infrastructure. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 26

How the Season 3 title can be won

And then there were four

After over nine months, almost 1000 kilometres of racing across 10 hard-fought races, the 2016/2017 Formula E season draws to a conclusion this weekend in Montreal. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 26

FanBoost opens for first Montreal race

Voting is now open for the Saturday race in the Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix double header

The first Formula E race to be held in Canada is part one of the season finale double header and is thus the penultimate opportunity to boost your favourite driver this season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 25

Andretti Formula E Montreal ePrix Race Preview

The MS Amlin Andretti team comes into the final weekend of the season fresh off of back-to-back points finishes

The third season of FIA Formula E will come to a close with two races along the banks of Montreal’s St. Lawrence River on July 29 & 30.

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Jul 25

Mahindra Racing aims to finish on a high in Montreal ePrix

Mahindra Racing targets podium in final double-header of 2016-17 FIA Formula E Championship

Mahindra Racing aims to finish on a high in Montreal ePrixTeam has second place in championship firmly in its sights following 2-3 result in New York City. Mahindra Racing has taken nine individual podiums in season three, including two double podiums

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Jul 16

Bird flies high with New York double

Bird treated the fans who packed the grandstands to a masterclass in overtaking

Sam Bird followed up his win in the inaugural FIA Formula E Qualcomm New York City ePrix with an emphatic victory in the second of the double header races held on the Brooklyn Circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 10

Pierre Gasly to replace Sebastien Buemi for New York ePrix 

Due to a commitment with FIA WEC Championship and Toyota LMP1 at the 6 hours of Nürburgring

2016-10-21_69499Reigning GP2 Series champion and Red Bull Formula 1 reserve driver Pierre Gasly will replace Sebastien Buemi for New York’s double-header this week. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Szoke takes emphatic pole position at St-Eustache

Szoke, who has won the last six races at “Twin Peaks”

Szoke takes emphatic pole position at St-EustacheJordan Szoke (Lynden, ON) has established himself as the clear favourite going into tomorrow’s Mopar Canadian Superbike Feature race after claiming pole during Saturday afternoon’s Dalton Timmis Insurance SuperPole session at Autodrome St-Eustache near Montreal, QC. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Landmark weekend in Canada as Montreal is confirmed as Formula 1 host until 2029

Lewis Hamilton sealed victory after equalling Ayrton Senna’s pole position record in qualifying

2017-06-10_1154A packed Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve, with crowds up 20% from last year, played host to a thrilling race in Montreal on Sunday as Mercedes achieved the season’s first one-two finish.

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Jun 11

Formula One teams Canadian Grand Prix race report

Canadian Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Montreal.

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Jun 11

Hamilton crushes field, matches Senna’s pole tally in Canada qualifying

And was awarded a race-worn helmet by the Senna family in the minutes following qualifying

2017-06-10_1413Lewis Hamilton will start the Canadian Grand Prix from pole position after dominating Formula 1 qualifying in Montreal on Saturday afternoon.

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Jun 10

Formula One teams Canadian Grand Prix qualifying report

Canadian Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Montreal.

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Jun 10

Massa advises Stroll ahead of home race bow

Stroll says he is feeling optimistic about a strong showing in qualifying for the Grove team

2017-06-09-10-04-11_0057Felipe Massa says Lance Stroll must remain ‘calm’ if he is to make the most of his much anticipated first home Canadian Grand Prix following a low key first day on track in Montreal.

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