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Sep 21

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — New Hampshire & Kentucky

Truex Jr. Wins Chase Opener

NASCAR logo Martin Truex Jr. won his third race of the season in last Sunday’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400 at Chicagoland Speedway – the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup opener. He now has an automatic berth in the Round of 12, which starts following the upcoming Bad Boy Off Road 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (Sunday at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN) and Citizen Soldier 400 at Dover International Speedway (Sunday, Oct. 2 at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN). Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 13

‘Mr Le Mans’ Tom Kristensen joins reigning FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg at ROC Miami

Tom Kristensen is the pride of Denmark and the greatest racer in the history of the Le Mans 24 Hours

2015-11-21_0061 The line-up for January’s Race Of Champions in Miami continues to heat up with the inclusion of two of world motor sport’s biggest stars. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 06

Mars Chocolate and NASCAR announce Sweet Partnership Renewal

Long-Standing Relationship to Continue through 2019

NASCAR logo In the midst of a year-long celebration of the 75th anniversary of the iconic M&M’S® Brand, NASCAR, and Mars Chocolate North America announced today a renewed agreement that will extend their Official Partnership through 2019.

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Sep 01

Adam Martin ready to compete in NASCAR’s biggest Canadian event

Ayr teen ready for Canada’s famed CTMP course

2016-07-15_046 Adam Martin is excited for his Canadian Tire Motorsport Park debut this weekend, and the Ayr teen has reason for enthusiasm. The track formerly called Mosport is Martin’s biggest challenge to date, and the Can-Am 200 Sunday is next on his schedule. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 31

Action sports legend Travis Pastrana joins line-up for Race Of Champions in Miami

Pastrana is a legend on both four wheels and two

Action sports legend Travis Pastrana joins line-up for Race Of Champions in Miami Sports fans heading to Miami’s Marlins Park baseball stadium for the first ever Race Of Champions (ROC) on American soil are in for a treat as action sports great Travis Pastrana has joined the list of competitors for the event on January 21-22, 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Pinty’s Series News & Notes: CTMP

Ranger Looks to Repeat May Magic, Regain Points Lead

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo Andrew Ranger hopes to turn his luck around this weekend after mechanical issues at Riverside International Speedway not only took him out of the race, but also from the top of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series championship standings. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

The next Race Of Champions (ROC) will take place inside Miami’s Marlins Park baseball stadium on January 21-22, 2017

Miami becomes first American city 
to host the Race Of Champions

ROC - Miami becomes first American city 
to host the Race Of Champions The Race Of Champions (ROC) is heading to the United States of America for the first time in its history after Miami’s Marlins Park baseball stadium won the rights to host the next ROC event on January 21-22, 2017.

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Aug 22

Lapcevich vaults to NASCAR points lead with Nova Scotia victory

Lapcevich wins again in NASCAR Pinty’s Series

2016:08:14_14:48:40_0377Cayden Lapcevich executed a masterful late-race charge to win the Bumper to Bumper 300 NASCAR Pinty’s Series (NPS) race in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Saturday night. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

BRP renews Can-Am NASCAR sponsorship

Sponsorship renewed for the 2017 and 2018 seasons

2016-08-14-1016 BRP‘s (TSX: DOO) Can-Am brand will be present on the NASCAR circuit for the next two years through its collaboration with the GoFAS No.32 NASCAR Sprint Cup series racing team, in association with the Kappa and Cyclops Gear brands.

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Aug 10

The NASCAR Pinty’s Series is back in Quebec with the presentation of the world renowned Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

Another big challenge for Kevin Lacroix

2016-07-03_0304 It is Quebec’s most publicized NASCAR event, the race that every driver wants to win, but the driver of the #74 Bumper to Bumper / Total / GoFast car already got this achievement under his belt during his first ever NASCAR race at GP3R in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 10

Newgarden gets inside NASCAR at The Glen with six-time champ Johnson

As a guest of WGI to promote the Labor Day weekend INDYCAR Grand Prix

Josef NewgardenEd Carpenter Racing driver Josef Newgarden was likely thinking his first trip to Watkins Glen International would be in a race car, but by way of invitation, his maiden journey to the track was a different type of racing experience. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 09

BRP on-site at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

Les 50 tours Can-Am

BRP BRP (TSX: DOO) will join NASCAR racing enthusiasts at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, which will take place from August 6 to 14.

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Aug 02

Lapcevich looking for help to complete dream season

Teenage NASCAR racer lacks funding to carry on

2016-07-02_0401 Cayden Lapcevich’s dream season could end prematurely if his family-owned NASCAR team Fastline Motorsports can’t find sponsorship. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 02

Buescher wins weather-shortened race at Pocono

Chris Buescher sat in his car on pit road, dreaming of the possibilities.

Chris BuescherNASCAR had just red-flagged Monday’s rain-delayed Pennsylvania 400 when a heavy fog settled over Pocono Raceway after 138 of a scheduled 160 laps, and Buescher was the unlikely race leader. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

Tagliani fourth in NASCAR race in Saskatoon

Velocity Prairie Thunder 250 at Wyant Group Raceway

Alex Tagliani at the Finish Line Top Four Finish for Alex Tagliani on Wednesday at the NASCAR Pinty’s Race in Saskatoon. Alex Tagliani was on the second and final leg of the NASCAR Pinty’s Western Canada Tour in Saskatoon where he finished fourth at the Velocity Prairie Thunder 250 held Wednesday night at the one third-mile paved oval Wyant Group Raceway in Saskatchewan. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

Lapcevich makes history as youngest ever NASCAR series winner

Velocity Prairie Thunder 250 at Wyant Group Raceway

2016-07-03_0323 Grimsby teen shatters record as youngest victor in series history. Cayden Lapcevich won the Velocity Prairie Thunder 250 NASCAR Pinty’s Series (NPS) race in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Wednesday night. The 16-year-old Grimsby native showed poise and patience recapturing the lead with just two laps remaining. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

NASCAR announces race start times for 2017 Season

Seventeen National Series Events Move Closer to Primetime

NASCAR logoNASCAR, along with FOX Sports and NBC Sports, today announced 2017 race start times and network coverage for the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series – based on the previously released schedule dates. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 17

Toronto Indy – Canadians

Tanya Beaudin live in Toronto

2016-07-16_070 Regarding the challenges the track offered to drivers on Friday, we were able to note the changes on Saturday morning, something a lot of drivers were going to use to their advantage.

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Jul 17

Honda Indy Toronto through my eyes

Tanya Beaudin live in Toronto

2016-07-16_130 It has been a couple years since I did not have the chance to come to the Indy Toronto, but it feels great to be back.

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Jul 17

NASCAR Pinty’s Series At Honda Indy Toronto: Tagliani wins NASCAR race in Toronto

Alex Tagliani holds off last lap challenge from Andrew Ranger to win Nascar race in Toronto

2016:07:03_13:49:11_0645 In his first NASCAR Pinty’s Series start on the streets of Toronto, Alex Tagliani scored his fourth series win and his second of the 2016 season. Starting on the outside of row one, the Laval, Quebec resident finally took over the lead from Toronto rookie Daniel Morad on lap 25.

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