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Nov 19

WEC: Audi take emotional final win; Porsche’s Dumas, Jani and Lieb crowned World Champions (updated, +photos)

Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain – The Le Mans winners are the new World Champions

The Le Mans winners are the new World Champions The final round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship was an emotional one at the Bahrain International Circuit, with champions crowned, farewells to firm friends, and drama along the way.  At the six-hour race in Bahrain the Porsche trio of Romain Dumas (FR), Neel Jani (CH) and Marc Lieb (DE) secured the drivers’ title in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC).

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Nov 19

WEC: Audi to be honoured ahead of 6 Hours of Bahrain

Just before the signal is given for the official formation lap for the final race of the 2016 WEC season

2016-11-19-Saturday-0016 To mark Audi Sport’s final race in the FIA World Endurance Championship the organisers will honour the legendary four-ringed marque with a “farewell lap” ahead of the start of the 6 hours of Bahrain.

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Nov 18

WEC: No.8 Audi takes pole position in Bahrain for final race

Porsche 919 Hybrids to start second and third on the grid for the finale

2016-11-17-Friday-0024 In Audi Sport Team Joest’s final WEC qualifying session Lucas Di Grassi sets incredible fastest lap of 1m 38.828s to take pole position after Oliver Jarvis sets initial benchmark in No.8 Audi R18. The Porsche Team with the two 919 Hybrids achieved a good qualifying result in Bahrain.

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Nov 18

WEC: Festival of Motorsport and entertainment for all in Bahrain!

Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain

2016-11-17-Thurasday-0119 This weekend’s Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain, taking place at the impressive Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir between 17-19 November, headlines an all-encompassing festival of motorsport.

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Nov 17

WEC: World championship leaders set best time in their Porsche 919 Hybrid

A good start for an important race weekend here in Bahrain

2016-11-17-Thurasday-0034Excitement increases in the lead up to the final round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and the Porsche Team, with the two 919 Hybrids, had a very positive first day of practice in Bahrain.

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Oct 24

Hamilton relieved to get victory after ‘super hard slog’

Lewis Hamilton concedes it has been a “super hard slog” to get back on the top of the podium after his victory in the United States Grand Prix

2016-10-23_72762 Hamilton dominated the race at the Circuit of the Americas, leading from start-to-finish to take his 50th F1 win and his fifth in the USA. It was also more significantly his first since the German Grand Prix back in July, a result that allow him to make in-roads into Rosberg’s Championship lead, cutting the margin from 33 points to 26 with three races remaining.

Oct 23

Formula One teams United States Grand Prix race report

United States Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers a Circuit of the Americas (COTA), Austin, Texas.

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Oct 23

Hamilton back to winning ways with US GP victory 23 October 2016

A must-win race for the defending champion having lost ground to Rosberg in each of the last five events
2016-10-22_70944 Lewis Hamilton has taken a small chunk out of Nico Rosberg’s points’ lead in the Formula 1 World Championship standings following a dominant United States Grand Prix win.

Oct 22

Formula One teams United States Grand Prix qualifying report

United States Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers a Circuit of the Americas (COTA), Austin, Texas.

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Oct 22

F1 US GP: Hamilton lays down gauntlet with US GP pole

Hamilton finds his best form to snatch pole position from Nico Rosberg for the United States Grand Prix

2016-10-21_70095 Lewis Hamilton will start the United States Grand Prix from pole position after defeating title rival Nico Rosberg in a breathless qualifying session at the Circuit of the Americas.

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Sep 27

This past weekend was the last 2 races of the Nissan Micra Cup, Chris and Ashley raced hard in both races

Chris and Ashley had a great finish to the season

2016-09-24_0159 On Saturday, Ashley had her best race and pushed through to win the rookie of the race. She also dropped her lap time by 2 whole seconds since the spring classic at Mont-Tremblant and finished 13th overall.

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Sep 26

Two victories and the title for Xavier Coupal

Spectacular races at the Circuit Mont-Tremblant conclude the 2016 season

2016-09-25_0582 The 2016 season of the Nissan Micra Cup came to an end this weekend at the Circuit Mont-Tremblant as part of the Fall Classic, attracting thousands of spectators. Under sunny autumn skies, they were treated to two spectacular races, both won by Xavier Coupal, who earned the first title of his career in this, the second season of the Nissan Micra Cup.

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Sep 25

ELMS: Dragonspeed secure debut win as United Autosports take 2016 LMP3 Title

4 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps
2016-09-23-Friday-0032 A large 35,000 strong crowd witnessed a dramatic race at Spa-Francorhamps which saw three Safety Car periods and two Full Course Yellows the thirty nine competitors provided some of the best racing action seen in the 2016 European Le Mans Series.

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Sep 25

ELMS: Some need-to-know info about Spa-Francorchamps

4 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

2016-09-24-Saturday-0040 The 4 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, fifth round of the European Le Mans Series, will take place tomorrow, Sunday, September 25th in Belgium.

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Sep 23

ELMS: Dragonspeed Oreca goes to the top in FP1 at Spa

Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

2016-09-23-Friday-0032 The no21 Dragonspeed Oreca05-Nissan was the quickest car on track during the first Free Practice session of the 4 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps weekend in Belgium. Reigning 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP2 Champion Nico Lapierre set a 2m08.629 lap, just 93 thousandths ahead of the no32 SMP Racing BR01, with Stephano Coletti posting a 2m08.722.

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Sep 20

A success: from the starting grid to the podium!

The Dumoulin Compétition Great Romp – “A signature for a donation”

16-09-19_0001 Last night was the conclusion to our participation in the Dumoulin Compétition Great Romp against cancer- “A signature for a donation” for the Quebec Cancer Foundation fundraiser at La Maison de débauche par le Carlito.

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Sep 11

Known to be dominant on road courses, Lacroix has demonstrated he can aspire to victory on any type of circuit.

NASCAR Pinty’s Series Lucas Oil 250 at Autodrome St-Eustache

2016-09-10_67812 The driver of the 74 Bumper to Bumper / Total / GoFast car wanted to make good impression in front of his home crowd, family, friends and sponsors, and that’s what he did.

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Sep 11

ECRC Series: Marc Bourassa and Daniel Paquette win an exciting Rallye Défi

The popular Rallye Défi welcomed no fewer than twenty-seven entries into the ECRC

2016-09-10 The seventh of nine rounds in the 2016 Eastern Canadian Rally Championship (ECRC) took place this past weekend in the Petite Nation region of Québec (Outaouais’ MRC Papineau).

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Sep 11

Jean-François Dumoulin concludes his 2016 season

NASCAR Pinty’s Series Lucas Oil 250 at Autodrome St-Eustache

2016-09-10_0014 Spectra Premium was present in great numbers to support their driver.  Jean-François Dumoulin was participating in his first oval circuit event yesterday at Autodrome St-Eustache, and he was more determined than ever to conclude his season on a positive note.

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Sep 11

Alex Labbé dominates early, then his luck turns at the end!

NASCAR Pinty’s Series Lucas Oil 250 at Autodrome St-Eustache

2016-09-10_0476With the quickest time of the first practice session, Alex Labbé found himself starting from pole position after qualifying was cancelled because of rain showers. Alex then dominated the first third of the Lucas Oil 250 aboard his Can-Am/Kappa/Cyclops Gear/Lou’s Barbeque No 32 Ford, before the lead pack caught up with him around lap 100.

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