Tag Archive: Rallye Perce-Neige

Feb 10

L’Estage and Hall open 2014 with victory at Rallye Perce Neige

The pair led the rally from the very first stage

2014-02-08-1266Antoine L’Estage (St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) and John Hall (Calgary) of the Yokohama rally team won the 2014 Rallye Perce Neige Maniwaki, the opening round of the Canadian Rally Championship.

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Feb 10

Subaru takes second at Rallye Perce Neige

First event of the CRC season ends with nine Subaru vehicles in the top ten

2014-02-08-1515Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) is proud to announce that Subaru Rally Team Canada placed second at Rallye Perce Neige, gaining 15 points in the season opener of the Canadian Rally Championship (CRC) season, held February 8-9 in Maniwaki, Quebec.

Feb 09

Canadian Rally Championship: Antoine L’Estage dominates the Rallye Perce-Neige

6th victory, a new record…

Claude LamoureuxQuebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and his co-driver John Hall, an Alberta resident, won this weekend’s Rallye Perce-Neige, the first round of the 2014 Canadian Rally Championship.

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Feb 09

Rally Perce-neige: Antoine L’Estage / John Hall victory

Nathalie Richard taken to hospital for possible commotion

2014-02-08 Antoine L’Estage wins the Rallye Perce-Neige in front of Patrick and Nathalie Richard!

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Feb 04

Rallye Perce-Neige: Antoine L’Estage aiming for the Record of Titles !

After a 2nd Place in Michigan, Now ready for the Canadian Season Opener …

2013-11-30-A0320_v1 North American and six-time Canadian Rally Champion by the end of the 2013 season, Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) will start the 2014 season this Saturday with a double objective : to win the Rallye Perce-Neige for a sixth time, thereby setting a new event record, on route to a possible seventh Canadian driver’s title by the end of this year.

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Jan 26

Cullen Rally Team to take on Historic Quebec Winter Rally

Round one of the Canadian Rally Championship in Maniwaki Quebec.

Rallye Perce Neige logo As Canada’s oldest Rally Championship event, Rallye Perce Neige kicks off the Canadian rally season with premier drivers, world class stages and spectacular entertainment. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Canadian Rally Championship round one: Losier bros. take two Top-5 places in Maniwaki

L’Estage and Richard win Gilles Villeneuve Award

Michel Dansereau2013-02-02-1705Driving a pair of Mitsubishi Lancer EVO VIII, Simon Losier with co-driver Brian Maxwell, and Maxime Losier partnered with Philippe Poirier, finished in the top five at the Rallye Perce-Neige, the first round of the Canadian Rally Championship (CRC) held last weekend near Maniwaki in the Upper Gatineau area.

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Feb 03

Patrick Richard wins Rallye Perce-Neige, calls it “Iciest I’ve Ever Seen”

Busy rally schedule for Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard

2013-02-03-Dimanche2013-02-02 SamediPatrick Richard (Squamish, BC) and Rob Fagg (Isle of Man, UK) of the Subaru Canada Rally Team Canada have won the Rally Perce-Neige Maniwaki with a clean, trouble-free drive in their Subaru WRX STi. “It was flawless for us, we had no issues whatsoever” said Richard after the rally.“But it was very slippery; it was the iciest Perce-Neige I’ve ever seen.”

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Nov 26

L’Estage, Dowell and Mitsubishi, Canadian Champions

Final round of the Canadian Rally Championship

2012-11-24-12552012-11-24-2115Driving their Mitsubishi Evolution, Antoine L’Estage from St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que. and co-driver Nathalie Richard from Halifax finished second in the final round of the Canadian Rally Championship this weekend. A tire puncture in the closing stages of the Rally of the Tall Pines relegated the duo to second place although the pair were already crowned 2012 Canadian Rally Champions with a spectacular run of four victories and two second places this season, earning Mitsubishi another manufacturer’s title.

(Flagworld’s photo album by Michel Dansereau and Claude Lamoureux at Tall Pines Rally)

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May 22

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard ready for another win in the Rockies

Round 2 of the 2012 Canadian Rally Championship…

2012-02-04-2528Rocky Mountain RallyQuebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and his co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, Nova Scotia) are contesting this weekend’s Rocky Mountain Rally, the second round of the Canadian Rally Championship, to be held near Calgary, Alberta. 2011 Champions, winners of this event the last two years, and current series leaders after a dominating victory at the Rallye Perce-Neige this winter, the Rockstar Energy Drink duo will give their all to continue their Rocky Mountain Rally winning streak. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Lancer Evolution takes first Round of the 2012 Canadian Rally Championship

Subaru Claims Four of Top Five Spots at Rallye Perce Neige
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2012:02:04 08:32:37-0011Mitsubishi leads Manufacturers Championship With Convincing Win at Perce-Neige.The 47th running of Rallye Perce-Neige, the first round of the 2012 Canadian Rally Championship, was won by Antoine L’Estage of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec and co-driver Nathalie Richard of Halifax, in their new Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

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Feb 05

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard win Rallye Perce Neige to Open 2012 Canadian Rally Championship

Perce-Neige is just the second event for L’Estage in his new car
Decisive Victory for Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard
New Record in the Canadian Rally Championship

2012-02-04-25282012-02-04-2508Antoine L’Estage (St-Jean-Sur-Richelieu, QC) and Nathalie Richard (Halifax) opened their 2012 season by winning the Rallye Perce-Neige in Maniwaki, QC, the first event in the Canadian Rally Championship, Presented by Subaru and supported by Yokohama. Perce-Neige is just the second event for L’Estage in his new car, and already, he’s comfortable, setting the pace from the first stage.

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Feb 02

Mitsubishi brigade tackles the winter challenge

First Round of the 2012 Canadian Rally Championship

Antoine l'Estage Sno Drift 2012The 47th Edition of the Rallye Perce-Neige, the first round of the 2012 Canadian Rally Championship, will be held this weekend out of Maniwaki, Quebec, capital of the Upper Gatineau region. The Mitsubishi Brigade will be comprised of 7 teams among the 41 starters. Reigning Canadian and North American champions and 2011 Perce-Neige winners, Antoine L’Estage of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec and co-driver Nathalie Richard of Halifax, Nova Scotia, will contest the event with a brand new Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

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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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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 25

Second round of the 2011 Canadian Rally Championship

Rocky Mountain Rally: a new venue !

CRCRocky Mountain RallyThe second round of the Canadian Rally Championship will be held this Friday in Alberta with the 38th running of the Rocky Mountain Rally. The event will now run on a single day near Calgary around the Kananaskis Country, a first for this event that used to head south over the last twenty years. This year’s event sees six Mitsubishi cars composing the Brigade that will seek overall victory and two other class wins. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

2011 Canadian rally season begins …

Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard ready to defend their Canadian Title

Perce_Neige2011-01-13_0406The 2010 Canadian, American, 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 to contest Maniwaki’s Rallye Perce-Neige, the first round of the 2011 Canadian Rally Championship.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 02

Canadian Rally Championship : 10 Mitsubishi teams start on a fresh page

First round of the 2011 Canadian Rally Championship

2011-01-13_0367Perce_NeigeThe first round of the Canadian Rally Championship will be run this weekend out of Maniwaki, Quebec, capital city of the Upper Ottawa Valley. Three award-winning and champion crews will head a 10-car Mitsubishi Brigade among the 42 starters. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 01

Subaru’s Richard second in Rocky Mountain Rally

Subaru entries also claim 3rd, 4th, and 5th positions

Subaru Rally Team Canada driver Patrick Richard and co-driver Alan Ockwell claimed second place in the Rocky Mountain Rally held this past weekend near Calgary, Alberta. First place was taken by Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard of Mitsubishi. After two events Subaru and Mitsubishi are tied for first in the Canadian Manufacturer’s Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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