Tag Archive: Rotax DD2

Dec 09

Florida Winter Tour on Chudleigh’s agenda

Canadian Open-Wheel Racer to contest Kart Series

Like many Canadian’s before him, Luke Chudleigh is opting to head south to sunnier climates to keep sharp over the winter, the 19-year-old today confirming he will participate in the first two rounds of the 2015 Florida Winter Tour, one of the premier kart series in North America. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 06

PSL Karting announces two-day karting school with World Champion Pier-Luc Ouellette

“PSL Montreal to host karting clinic April 21 and 22”

PSLKartingKarting - Pier-Luc OuelletteAre you the next World Champion?  Come learn from one of karting’s greatest stars, as two-time Rotax DD2 World Champion Pier-Luc Ouellette presents a race school at PSL Montreal, located at Circuit Karting ICAR, April 21 and 22.  Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 20

Second ECKC season closes at Rotax Grand Finals

Bedard was the top Canadian Junior, Boisclair had an epic drive in the Saturday prefinal.

Olivier Bedard, AMGphotoChristophe Boisclair, AMGphotoWhen the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship was founded in the Spring of 2010, managing partner Daniel Di Leo noted, “For years we have seen great drivers develop their skills in their respective provinces.

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Jul 21

Three new drivers join Team Canada

At the last Eastern Canada Karting Championship held on July 17th, the champion in each class was crowned.

2010 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals - Team CanadaEastern Canadian Karting ChampionshipThe champion in the Rotax Max Junior, Rotax Max and Rotax DD2 classes also won an invitation for the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals which will take place next November in Al Ain, U.A.E.

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Jul 21

Five wins and ten podiums for Birel

 Great races weekend at the Mont-Tremblant race track for our Birel drivers

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship2010_08_08_EHB_1031Saturday was the 4th round of the Québec Cup Championship and Sunday was the 6th and final round of the Eastern Canada Karting Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 20

Five wins and ten podiums for Birel

Great races weekend at the Mont-Tremblant race track for our Birel drivers.

2010-08-08Circuit Tremblant logoSaturday was the 4th round of the Québec Cup Championship and Sunday was the 6th and final round of the Eastern Canada Karting Championship.

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Jul 12

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Mont-Tremblant preview

Ouellette has all but confirmed his Team Canada entry

Karting - Pier-Luc Ouellette Mosport AMGphotoEastern Canadian Karting ChampionshipThe Eastern Canadian Karting Championship heads to its 2011 season finale this weekend with a number of its championships already decided, and three karters about to be named to the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals roster!

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May 31

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship, PSL Karting Trois-Rivieres race report (updated)

Plus Intrepid Canada Pan American Rotax Max Challenge report

Pier-Luc Ouellette, AMGphotoJesse Lazare, AMGphotoThough it seems the summer season in Canadian racing has just begun, the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship reached its halfway point on Sunday as the Rotax masses were contesting six classes at PSL Karting Trois-Rivieres. An even one hundred were on hand for race number three following a practice day Friday and a round of the Quebec Cup on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

May 16

Ouellette dominated the Sunday final at Goodwood

PSL Karting ECKC Goodwood report

Pier-Luc OuelletteGoodwood Kartways logoTeam PSL Karting was back racing in Canada a week ago as the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship got underway at Goodwood Kartways in Ontario. The joint forces of PSL, PSL Atlantic, PSL Ontario, and the newly-minted PSL Montreal combined to race 27-strong in the opening event, and the group scored five poles, five wins and fourteen podiums in a weekend doubleheader. Read the rest of this entry »

May 16

Intrepid Canada ECKC Goodwood report

Intrepid scored eight wins at ECKC opening weekend

Intrepid ECKC Jordan SlipacoffIntrepid ECKCAfter a very impressive winter season, Goodwood Kartways / Intrepid Canada started racing North of the border a week ago as it began the 2011 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship on its home turf at Goodwood Kartways. With favoured drivers in a number of Rotax Max Challenge classes, Intrepid drivers from both Ontario and Quebec produced an exceptional weekend with six wins and seventeen total trips to the podium to spray champagne. Read the rest of this entry »

May 10

Lazare shines at ECKC opener, pole and podium for top rated Rotax Junior driver

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship race 1 & 2 report, Goodwood Kartways

Karting - Jesse Lazare - GoodwoodGoodwood Kartways logoQuebec’s Jesse Lazare kicked off his Canadian racing year this past weekend at the opener of the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship (ECKC), which was held at Goodwood Kartways. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 31

2011 Team Canada: three more drivers!

Parker Thompson, Nicholas Latifi and Michael Vincec

2010 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals - Team CanadaRotax Max ChallengeNow that the two American winter series are finished, we have three additional drivers who will join Team Canada at the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals in Al Ain, U.A.E. next November. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 12

Mike Vincek impresses in Team PSL Karting debut

Canadian standout earns two podiums in Orlando

Karting - Mike VincecFlorida Winter Tour logoCanadian karter Mike Vincec made a splash in his debut with powerhouse operation, Team PSL Karting, at the opening round of the Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT) at the Orlando Kart Center in mid-January in the Rotax DD2 class. Scoring solid results all weekend, the 2007 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Team Canada member was never outside the top-five in any official on-track session. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 17

Intrepid Canada produced a stellar season in Eastern Canada

Intrepid Canada season preview

Goodwood IntrepidGoodwood Kartways/Intrepid Canada kicks off its 2011 season this coming weekend as the team unveils at the opening round of the Florida Winter Tour Rotax Max Challenge. It will be the first of three RMC schedules Intrepid Canada will contest during its campaign, and its initial effort will see sixteen drivers from five different countries converge in an impressive new Intrepid Canada pit compound in Orlando, Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 07

Michael Vincec kicks off the new year

With a new team and a new website

Canadian motorsports racer redesigns online home and confirms a new partnership as he looks toward the 2011 season. Stouffville, ON – Canadian motorsports driver Michael Vincec is proud to announce the launch of his redesigned online website mikevincec.com.

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Dec 15

Team PSL Karting Rotax Grand Finals report

Rotax Grand Finals – La Conca, Italy

karting - Nicholas Latifikarting - Pier-Luc OuelletteAs is becoming its custom to end the racing season, PSL Karting was very well represented at the recent Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals as it had nine drivers from three countries in action, and was active across all four Grand Final classes. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 22

Morad and Ouellette qualified for the world finals

Ouellette got the world title in 2007 in the United Arab Emirates in the DD2 class

Karting - Pier-Luc OuelletteThe last round of the Florida Winter Tour took place last weekend in Ocala, Florida. The champion of each class was crowned on Sunday night and at the same time, told us who will be the driver qualified for the next Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals in Rotax DD2, DD2 Masters, Rotax Max and Rotax Max junior classes. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 11

Frank Launi wins National Championship for GP Racing Karts

Launi dominates Rotax DD2 final at Goodwood

Karting - Frank Launi 02GP Racing Karts and the Innisfil Indy racing team had a fantastic weekend at the ASN/FIA Canadian National Karting Championships which were held this past weekend at the historic Goodwood Kartways.  Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 06

Jacques Villeneuve at the Coupe de Montréal #6

 The 1997 Formula 1 World Champion will take the green flag in 2 categories

The sixth round of the Coupe de Montréal championship, also part of the Québec Championship, will take place on August 22nd and 23rd in Mirabel. Jacques Villeneuve will take part of the event in the Rotax Max and Rotax DD2 classes. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

Coupe de Montréal # 2 race postponed, time to renew your license

Not enough drivers are ready

A quick survey within the different classes scheduled for the first race of the Coupe de Montreal shows us that only a few Rotax DD2 drivers are ready for the first race of the season this Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »