Tag Archive: Normand Prieur

Feb 11

A nice way to celebrate a 35th Formula 1 Race in Montreal

HPG Masters on June 6,7 and 8 program

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Apr 12

F1 GP du Canada The Grand Evening returning Thursday June 7

A new setting and an exceptional show to highlight the third edition

The Grand Evening logo2011-06-09_0344F1 Grand Prix du Canada “The Grand Evening”: Festive Montreal Summer at Its Best, returning Thursday June 7. On Thursday, June 7, Montreal will once again play host to the most exclusive event of the summer’s social calendar with the presentation of “The Grand Evening”, the official opening event of the 2012 Grand Prix du Canada, which will benefit local charities.

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Apr 04

Edmonton Indy events opens up office at City Center Airport

Octane Motorsports events opens up office at City Center Airport

Edmonton Indy logoOctane Motorsports Events logoFrançois Dumontier, President of Octane Motorsports Events Inc, promoter of the Edmonton Indy, is proud to announce the opening of Octane’s Western Canada office in Edmonton and the appointment of two key members of its team. Tamara Fahlman, Director of Communications, and Daryl Zelinski, Sales & Business Development Agent, have hit the ground running and joined Octane’s team of 25 employees. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 30

The Grand Evening of the Grand Prix du Canada returns in 2011

Bernard Ecclestone and Michael Fortier to be Honorary Co-Chair of the event

The Grand Evening logoLe Grand Soir - The Grand Evening - Pilotes F1 Drivers 2010Following the resounding success of last year’s inaugural edition, the Grand Prix du Canada announced today the return of the gala “The Grand Evening”. The exclusive social event, which will once again this year serve as the inaugural soirée of the 2011 Grand Prix du Canada, will be held on Thursday, June 9 at Windsor Station’s Salle des Pas Perdus. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 08

A new exciting 3.631 km racecourse for Western Canada’s # 1 Motorsport Event

Edmonton Indy tickets on sale this Friday

Edmonton Indy logo2008-05-13 - 2816Cheaper 3-day grandstands tickets on sale this Friday for the 2011 IZOD IndyCar Series Edmonton Indy at City Center Airport. With a completely newly designed racecourse, a much simplified ticket price chart including reduced tabs for all three-day tickets in closer to the action grandstands, the 2011 Edmonton Indy will be totally fan-driven, explained today at a media lunch held in Edmonton, François Dumontier, President of Octane Motorsports Events Inc., the new promoter of the event. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 03

Sticky: Nick Wey wins the Supermotocross Monster Energy (+photos & videos)

Kaven Benoît shines among Quebec riders by winning the MX2 class

2010-10-02_15252010-10-02_1125In front of a highly-charged crowd at the Olympic Stadium, veteran American Yamaha rider Nick Wey from Michigan won the 33rd running of the Supermotocross Monster Energy presented by Coors Light and Parts Canada/Thor held Saturday night in Montréal. Two other American riders, Teddy Maier and Troy Adams, both on Kawasakis finished second and third. But the MX2 finale really got the crowd on its feet as Quebec KTM rider Kaven Benoît won in spectacular fashion.

(Our live photos & videos coverage here)

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Sep 21

Endurocross riders to shine at the 2010 Supermotocross

One of the world’s top 10 specialists to compete on Saturday October 2

2009-10-03_0773Supermotocross Monster Energy presented by Coors Light Parts Canada ThorThe Endurocross at the 2010 Supermotocross Monster Energy: More International, More Competitive, More Exacting, and More Spectacular! Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 16

The Supermotocross Monster Energy to innovate in Freestyle Motocross

Veteran rider Paul Smith to coordinate the program on Saturday October 2

2009-10-03_0969Supermotocross Monster Energy presented by Coors Light Parts Canada ThorThe ever-spectacular Freestyle Motocross (FMX) program of the Supermotocross Monster Energy presented by Coors Light and Parts Canada/Thor, will innovate this year as the event organizers of the most popular sporting event of the fall in Quebec, have hired Canadian veteran rider Paul Smith to choreograph and direct the FMX contest. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 09

Jean-Sebastien Roy adds new responsibilities at the Supermotocross Monster Energy

Great Canadian Champion and Technical Director of the event now becomes its official spokesman

Supermotocross Monster Energy presented by Coors Light Parts Canada ThorThe most popular sport event of the fall in Québec, the Supermotocross Monster Energy presented by Coors Light and Parts Canada/Thor, to be held October 2 at the Montréal Olympic Stadium, announced today that Canadian motocross champion Jean-Sébastien Roy, has accepted and will assume an additional role with the organizing team. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 07

The Supermotocross Monster Energy: A new title sponsor joins the most popular fall sporting event in Montréal

The great october 2nd event at the Olympic Stadium

Supermotocross Monster Energy presented by Coors Light Parts Canada ThorThe most popular fall sporting event in Quebec has a new name. As of now, the great fall extravaganza that will, on October 2, bring together close to 50,000 motocross fans at the Montreal Olympic Stadium will be known as the Supermotocross Monster Energy presented by Coors Light and Parts Canada/Thor. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Ron Fellows and J.R. Fitzpatrick promoting NAPA Auto Parts 200

Ottawa Media Tour

Ron Fellows - Guard - J.R. Fitzpatrick - OttawaNASCAR Nationwide Series drivers Ron Fellows and J.R. Fitzpatrick were in Ottawa on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 to promote the upcoming NASCAR Nationwide Series NAPA Auto Parts 200, presented by Dodge race to be held August 28-29 at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montréal. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 30

Sticky: Octane Racing Group: Promoter of the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada (+photos)

An agreement covering the years 2010-2014

Groupe de course Octane Racing GroupOctane Racing Group Incorporated (Octane), of Montréal, is proud to announce that it has reached an agreement with Formula One Administration Limited and Formula One World Championship Limited (together the F1 Commercial Rights Holder) to act as promoter of the FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX DU CANADA as a round of the FIA Formula One World Championship in each of the years 2010 to 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 31

Sticky: The day after…

The third edition NASCAR Nationwide race at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

This is a salute to the extraordinary weekend that Francois Dumontier and his team put together in Montreal this past weekend. There was so much to say, so much to see, so many people to thank for the great opportunity we had covering this spectacular event of the weekend that time was not available last night to complete our report.

Please visit our albums of the weekend containing more than 4000 photos

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Aug 09

Watkins Glen: Postponed until Monday noon ( 4pm UPDATE)

NASCAR Sprint Cup race postponed to Monday 

 It is now official. NASCAR management just confirmed that the Sprint Cup race in Watkins Glen is postponed until tomorrow.

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Jun 17

Sticky: 2009 Montreal Supermotocross tickets go on sales June 17

The Great Annual Fall Extravaganza will be held Saturday October 3 at the Olympic Stadium

Supermotocross de MontréalTickets go on sale Wednesday June 17 at 10 a.m. for the 32nd edition of the Montréal Supermotocross, presented by Coors Lights and Parts Canada. Read the rest of this entry »