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Oct 15

Pete McLeod takes historic first World Championship podium for Canada

Muroya wins first Red Bull Air Race World Championship for Japan

2016-10-13477a8766At the Red Bull Air Race season finale at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the USA on Sunday, Canada’s Pete McLeod became the first Canadian ever to claim an overall podium in the Red Bull Air Race World Championship, taking third place to top off a standout season.  Yoshihide Muroya’s race went from disaster to delirium on Sunday, when after facing elimination in his opening heat, the Japanese pilot finished as the 2017 Red Bull Air Race World Champion.

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Oct 14

Red Bull Air Race: Australian Hall takes pole amid qualifying shockers at Indianapolis

Canada’s Pete McLeod and the USA’s Kirby Chambliss still in the running for the title

2016-10-13477a7226Matt Hall of Australia continued a late-season charge by earning his second consecutive pole position with the top time in Qualifying for the Red Bull Air Race season finale at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Oct 03

The Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) finale took place at ICAR Mirabel on Saturday, September 30th

Sibling Tag Team Podiums

2017-09-30_0225It was a beautiful day for racing and many fans came out to support the teams of CTCC and Super Production Challenge (SPC).

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Oct 02

CTCC crowns its 2017 champions at ICAR

Individual strategies differed as the class leaders mentally juggled the mathematics

2017-09-30_0240Realizing that class championships were on the line as the Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) presented by Pirelli headed into the single day, double header season finale on the technical ICAR (Mirabel) circuit, the title challengers ramped up the intensity in hopes of overtaking the respective class point leaders.

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Sep 25

Parfitt Jnr and Morris crowned British GT3 champions

Johnston and Adam surrender their title in style at #DoningtonDecider

2017-09-23-0020Rick Parfitt Jnr, Seb Morris, Team Parker Racing and Bentley all claimed their maiden British GT3 titles at Donington Park earlier today, while TF Sport’s out-going champions Derek Johnston and Jonny Adam signed off in style by winning the two-hour enduro.

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Sep 24

Farmer/Barnes and Moore/Nicoll-Jones claim pole positions for #DoningtonDecider

TF Sport Aston Martins claim GT3 one-two

2017-09-23-0017Academy Aston takes convincing GT4 pole. Title rivals qualify within touching distance of each other in both classes.

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Sep 17

Porsche take third straight 1-2 at COTA; Signatech Alpine win LMP2 despite late scare

 6 Hours of COTA

2017-09-15-0025Porsche LMP Team continued its winning momentum at the 6 Hours of COTA with a third consecutive 1-2 on Saturday at the sixth round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Sep 16

Porsche move back to the front in tight strategic battle; Ferrari in control of LMGTE Pro

The Headlines after the first 2 hours at COTA…..

2017-09-15-0134Porsche run 1-2 in battle of tyre strategies at COTA. No.1 Porsche 919 Hybrid driven by Nick Tandy has 5-second lead over Earl Bamber piloted No.2 car.

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Sep 15

WEC: Last gasp Tandy seals pole for No.1 Porsche; Lapierre stars in LMP2 qualifying

The 488 GTE of Rigon and Bird on pole in the 6 Hours of COTA

2017-09-15-0028Porsche claimed a front-row lock-out in qualifying at COTA this afternoon for the second race in succession. The Ferrari no. 71 of AF Corse recorded a second consecutive pole position and a third of the season.

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Sep 15

Porsche heads Toyota in first track action at COTA

6 Hours of COTA: Jani sets fastest lap in Free Practice 2

2017-09-16The first free practice session for the 6 Hours of COTA has taken place at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, round 6 of the WEC.

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Aug 16

A Hat trick for Chris Sahakian at Trois-Rivières

For motorsport enthusiasts across Canada, the first two weekends of August are sacred

2017-08-12_0124More than 300,000 people travel to Trois-Rivières from August 4th to the 13th in order to attend one of the largest events in Canadian motorsport history, the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières (GP3R).

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Aug 15

CTCC triple treat for GP3R fans

The highlight of any CTCC campaign is the spectacular Friday night race

2017-08-11-19-55-41_1545For its tenth annual appearance at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, CTCC presented by Pirelli offered something extra for their fans, an extra race.

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Aug 14

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama puts on a show for Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

Oldest street course in North America for the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivière

2017-08-12_0832Hargrove double victory in Platinum, De Angelis extends near-perfect season in Gold Cup; Cirone continues to defend his Platinum Masters season.

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Aug 14

IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda Event News and Notes

GP3R

2017-08-13_0442While the skies were sunny and clear, the track surface at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres told another story for the IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda series Race 1 Saturday morning.

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Aug 14

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama Event News and Notes

GP3R

2017-08-12_0300The Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama field took the green flag Saturday afternoon based on championship points after an abandoned qualifying session earlier in the day.

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Aug 14

Ultra-94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada : Difficult weekend for Patrick Dussault

Hitting the streets of Trois-Rivières for GP3R

2017-08-11-13-46-52_0371Patrick Dussault was aiming for a strong outing, as the Ultra-94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada presented by Yokohama was on track for the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. The weekend wasn’t quite what he had hoped for, as he placed 8th and 12th on Saturday and Sunday’s races.

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Aug 14

A top-6 for Jean-François Dumoulin in Trois-Rivières

Le 50 Tours CanAm

2017-08-12_0872The #04 Spectra Premium/ Bernier Crépeau/ Groupe Bellemare/ MIA / Trois-Rivières Mitsubishi car was performing well, and everything was in place for Jean-François Dumoulin to finish strong on the circuit of the Trois-Rivières Grand Prix yesterday.

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Aug 14

Ranger wins pole, finishes runner up at Trois-Rivieres

Le 50 Tours CanAm

2017-08-13_1023Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge team continued their incredible record of performance at the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivieres in round number nine of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series this past Sunday.  Ranger claimed his fourth pole position at the event and finished runner up to maintain an amazing string of success on the street circuit.

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Aug 14

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada Trois-Rivieres Sunday notebook

Clean sweep for Hargrove in Trois-Rivieres

2017-08-11-14-07-39_0604Pause. Play. Repeat. That was the theme for the second of two Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama 45-minute sprint races at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres. While Sunday’s overall and class podiums were categorically the same as Saturday, those results were by no means by rote.

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Aug 13

Tagliani dominates at Trois-Rivières

Quebec driver claims First Pinty’s Series victory of 2017

2017-08-13_1416It took Alex Tagliani just over a year, but he finally found his way back to Victory Lane by winning Le 50 Tours CanAm on Sunday.

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