Tag Archive: Rotax Junior

Jun 02

SH Karting displays excellent performances at ECKC opener

Win, podiums, and great results highlight solid first round of Eastern Canadian Karting Championship

SH Karting logoRotax Max ECKC-CA The SH Karting team travelled to the freshly paved Goodwood Kartways, just north of Toronto, Ontario for the opening rounds of the 2012 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship this past weekend.

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Jun 01

The Monaco of Trois-Rivières

Host of The Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Grand Final

Monaco de Trois-Rivieres logoRotax Max ECKC-CA After having made the changes to adapt the race circuit, with the goal of receiving top class competition in 2011, not even a year has passed and we have the pleasure to present two championships for the 14th edition of the Monaco of Trois-Rivières.

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Jan 04

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship 2012 Schedule

The third season of Canada’s premiere karting championship promises to be the best one yet

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship 2010-08-08Hope springs eternal as a New Year dawns, and as Canadians are just beginning to experience the full effects of winter, the karting contingent can take solace in blocking out their racing calendars for the 2012 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship. The third season of Canada’s premiere karting championship promises to be the best one yet, with new venues, new awards, and new tickets to the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals!

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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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Aug 15

Lazare 2011 Canadian Champion

Clean sweep at Canadian Nationals for Lazare

Jesse LazareKarting Mont-TremblantQuebec racer Jesse Lazare has just added a very important credential to his racing resume. The 14-year-old is the 2011 Canadian National Champion in Rotax Junior. Lazare put on a brilliant performance at the National Championships, held once again this year at the Mt-Tremblant circuit, by taking the pole and all three qualifying heats. Lazare went on to win the pre-final and the final on Sunday.

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Jul 26

Di Leo will now make his fourth appearance at the Rotax World Finals

At Circuit Mont-Tremblant

Marco DiLeo WFEastern Canadian Karting ChampionshipIntrepid Canada wrapped up its Eastern Canadian Karting Championship campaign a week ago as the series travelled to beautiful Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, for the sixth and final round. Once again one of the most productive teams in the paddock, this time out Intrepid drivers added season-long podiums and championships to their customary race wins. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 10

PSL Karting Eastern Canadian Karting Championship PanAm race report

Team PSL Karting continued its strong run in the ECKC

team PSL Karting Black logoEastern Canadian Karting ChampionshipTeam PSL Karting continued its strong run in the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship recently as the team made its second-scheduled trip to Ontario. After logging five wins and fourteen podiums to open the schedule at Goodwood Kartways in May, team drivers produced four more wins and twelve more podiums in challenging conditions at Mosport International Karting in June.

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Jun 29

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Mosport International report

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Race 5 report

Eastern Canadian Karting ChampionshipMosport International RacewayDrivers of the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship finally got what they’ve been craving Sunday as Race 5 was run on a dry track under clear skies. After enduring changing weather conditions through races three and four, drivers were finally able to carry knowledge from one session to the next at Mosport International Karting and produced some very impressive racing as a result. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Mosport preview‏

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship begins second half of the season

2010-08-08Eastern Canadian Karting ChampionshipThe Eastern Canadian Karting Championship begins the second half of its six-race schedule this coming weekend as drivers and teams head to Mosport International Karting outside turn eight at the world renowned Mosport International Speedway. 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 »

May 04

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship welcomes ULV

ULV Custom Suits and Racing Gear becomes Official Series Supplier

ULV logoEastern Canadian Karting ChampionshipWith the debut event of its sophomore season hitting the track this weekend, the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship is proud to welcome ULV Custom Suits and Racing Gear as an Official Series Supplier. ULV products will be on display and available at each ECKC round in 2011, beginning this coming weekend at Goodwood Kartways. ULV also has an exciting Awards Program slated for the ECKC, one that will benefit the drivers directly and have some headed to next season with custom-tailored race suits! Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 05

Goodwood Kartways Intrepid Canada FWT Ocala report

PSL Karting Gatorz Challenge of the Americas Sonoma report

Nick LatifiMarco DiLeo, OcalaGoodwood Kartways / Intrepid Canada wrapped its 2011 Florida Winter Tour in Championship fashion a week ago as Intrepid drivers stood on all three steps of the championship podium when the Winter Tour came to a close. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

PSL Karting Florida Winter Tour Orlando report

Vincec scored a double podium in his PSL debut, Laderoute did the same in Micro-Max

2011-02-06 - Michael Vincec2011-02-06 - James Dean LaderouteTrekking across the United States after its season began in earnest early in the New Year, team pslkarting.com started its second Rotax Max qualifying series recently with the opening of the 2011 Florida Winter Tour Rotax Max Challenge. Twenty-eight drivers spread across six classes for PSL at Orlando Kart Center, and once again the team was a force in the paddock. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Lazare robbed at pen-point

Dejected Rotax Junior driver left with unanswered questions

A very dejected Jesse Lazare left the final race of the year at Circuit ICAR with more questions than he had answers for. For the second straight weekend, Lazare won on the track only to be handed a very questionable penalty after the race. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 11

Inaugural season concludes at Le Circuit Karting Mont-Tremblant

2010 ASN Canada FIA National Karting Championships

2010-08-08The inaugural season of the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship came to a close over the weekend as the nation’s top karters converged to christen Le Circuit Karting Mont-Tremblant, host venue of the 2010 ASN Canada FIA National Karting Championships.

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Aug 09

Lazare claims championship in Rotax Junior

ECKC Rotax Junior championship to Lazare

2010_08_08_EHB_1031Quebec PSLkarting.com Junior Rotax driver Jesse Lazare needed a near perfect weekend at the Circuit Mt-Tremblant, site of the final round of the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship. Lazare didn’t disappoint as he took the win, and with it, he was crowned the Rotax Max Junior Champion.

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May 26

Karters impress through high temperatures on Canadian long weekend

Brian Stewart Racing Karting Championship Kawartha report

The second weekend of the 2010 Brian Stewart Racing Karting Championship is now in the books after a unique Sunday-Monday event held at Kawartha Downs and Speedway opened the year for the 2-stroke classes as well as Honda Jr. Medium. Beautiful blue skies, and temperatures hovering at 30 degrees matched the hot action on the semi-temporary Kawartha track. Read the rest of this entry »

May 17

Clean sweep for Lazare in Quebec Championship opener‏

Pole, pre-final and final win for Lazare

Jesse Lazare put in a dominant performance in the opening round of the Quebec Championship held at Trois-Rivieres, Quebec this past Sunday. The top ranked Rotax Junior driver took the pole, and then went on to win the pre-final and final on his way to a clean sweep of the Rotax Max Junior class. Read the rest of this entry »