Tag Archive: Rally America

Jul 19

Sterckx Rally Sport Scores Third SP Podium

The team is now up to second place in the Championship in only the first year together in the Rally America Series.

2012-07-14-12872012:07:14_14:12:32-0300David Sterckx (Belgium) and Karen Jankowski (California) of David Sterckx Rally Sport Team, in their fifth event of the Rally America 2012 season, finished 2nd in the Super Production class at the New England Forest Rally and 7th overall.

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May 26

TrueCar becomes driving force in auto racing with “Women Empowered” initiative

Female race car drivers

ThumbnailThumbnailTrueCar, Inc., creators of the intelligent automotive marketplace that benefits both buyers and sellers, has announced the addition ofKatherine Legge to their 2012 TrueCar Racing Team – signing the former Atlantics, ChampCar and DTM star to a multi-year IZOD IndyCar Series sponsorship agreement with Dragon Racing.

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Feb 22

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard set for Battle in the Ozarks

Rally America Round 2

2012-02-04-1775 2012-02-04-1928Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and his co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, Nova Scotia) head to Salem, Missouri for the hotly contested Rally in The 100 Acre Wood, Round 2 of the Rally America series.  Coming off of a decisive victory in Quebec two weeks ago at the opening round of the Canadian Rally Championship and a second place finish in Michigan the weekend prior, the Rockstar Energy Drink duo now lead the hunt for the Canadian and North American rally titles.

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Jan 30

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard podium finish with their new car

Start of the 2012 North American rally season …
Sterckx Rally Sport Team Scores Podium at Sno*Drift Rally

Canadian and North American champions Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard finished 2nd at the 2012 SnoDrift Rally in MichiganReigning Canadian and North American champions, Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, Nova Scotia) kicked off the 2012 season this past weekend with a solid performance, finishing in second place at Michigan’s SnoDrift Rally, Round 1 of the Rally America series.  At the wheel of their brand new Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X, the Rockstar Energy Drink duo earned valuable championship points in the United States and are ready for the start of the Canadian Rally Championship this coming weekend.

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Jan 26

Crazy Leo Urlichich makes Rally America debut in Sno-Drift Rally this weekend

Will compete in this weekend’s Sno-Drift Rally

Crazy Leo UrlichichCrazy Leo Urlichich - Tall PinesFresh off his best season ever in Canadian rally competition – 7 podiums in 8 events including a victory at the season ending Rally of the Tall Pines – fan favorite “Crazy Leo” Urlichich will bring his wild style and fire-breathing Subaru nicknamed “The Beast” to the entire Rally America Championship.

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Jan 25

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard – New Rally Season, New Rally Car

2012 Rally Season Opener

2012:01:12_10:02:13.0152 Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie RichardReigning Canadian and North American Rally Champions, Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Qc) and Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, NS) will return to competition this weekend as the 2012 Rally America series kicks off with its only winter event on the calendar.

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Sep 28

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard in British Columbia to claim the 2011 Canadian Title

Round 5 : Pacific Forest Rally…

2011-09-10-33232011-09-10-2066Recent winner of the Norh American Rally Cup for the fourth time in his career, Québec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) is set to contest the second last round of the Canadian Rally Championship this weekend with his longtime co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, NS). With a 41 point lead over their closest title rivals, the duo’s objective is to clinch the 2011 Canadian Rally Championship at this event.

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May 30

Canadian Rally Championship: Fifth consecutive Canadian win for Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard‏

Victory at the Rocky Mountain Rally

Antoine L'Estage and Nathalie Richard‏ - Rocky Mountain Rally 02Rocky Mountain RallyQuebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) and his co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, NS) won this past weekend’s Rocky Mountain Rally, the second round of the 2011 Canadian Rally Championship amidst extreme weather conditions in the Kananaskis region of Alberta. This marks their fifth consecutive victory in the series, after having won the last three events in the 2010 season and the first round of 2011 earlier this year. Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard arrive in Calgary leading two championships‏

Rocky Mountain Rally preview 

Antoine L'Estage Olympus RallyRocky Mountain RallyQuebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) and his co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, NS) continue their western tour this week. After two rounds of the Rally America series in the states of Washington and Oregon, which allowed them to increase their lead in the North American Rally Cup, the reigning Canadian, North American and Rally America champions head a little north to Alberta’s Rocky Mountain Rally this Friday, the second of six events in the Canadian Rally Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

May 11

Second at the Olympus Rally, Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard now eye victory in Oregon‏

A taste of the US Northwest …

Antoine L'Estage Olympus RallyRockstar Energy drink logoReigning Canadian, Rally America, and North American champions, Antoine L’Estage, of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu (Québec) and his co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, NS) are contesting the two western rounds of the Rally America championship, a series they won in 2010. The team recently returned from Ocean Shores, Washington and head to Portland this week for the Oregon Trail Rally. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 30

Mitsubishi Brigade going for a hat trick

In 5th round of the 2010 Canadian Rally Championship

The 5th round of the Canadian Rally Championship will take place this coming weekend out of Merritt, British Columbia, a small vicinity north-east of Vancouver nested in the Rockies. Barely three weeks after the last event in Québec, the Mitsubishi teams entered have been working extra hours to prepare the cars for the event before setting out to cross the country for the second Western round on the calendar. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

3rd round of the 2010 Canadian Rally Championship

Mitsubishi Brigade to stretch winning streak at the Baie des Chaleurs rally
Three in a Row for Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard?

The Canadian Rally Championship is moving to the Gaspe Peninsula for the 33rd Edition of the Rallye Baie des Chaleurs this coming weekend and Mitsubishi will have eight rally crews entered. Looking for a second victory this season and presently second in the series standings, Antoine L’Estage and codriver Nathalie Richard from St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, will be first on the road Friday evening in their 2009 Lancer Evolution.

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Feb 24

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard seek maximum points

Second time in three years that the duo will take to the start of the Rally in the 100 Acre Wood.

Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage and his co-driver Nathalie Richard, both of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu (Qc), will compete at this weekend’s Rally in the 100 Acre Wood, Round 2 of the Rally America series. After a well-deserved second place finish at Michigan’s SnoDrift Rally last month, this trip to Salem, Missouri will be the Rockstar Energy Drink/Royal Group team’s second voyage south of the border this year. Read the rest of this entry »