Tag Archive: Toronto

Mar 01

CTCC unveils its 2015 schedule

The Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Continental Tire (CTCC) has confirmed its 2015 calendar.

CTCC logo Again this year, CTCC will showcase the talents of the country’s premiere sports car drivers on seven doubleheader race weekends, with the Super Touring, Touring and re-introduced Grand Touring class competitors appearing as an integral part of Canada’s highest profile racing events. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Two-time NASCAR Truck Series Champ Todd Bodine to appear at Toronto’s Motorama Show

Will appear Saturday & Sunday to sign autographs and meet fans

2010 Daytona Cup Todd Bodine head shot (Large) Continuing the long tradition of NASCAR stars who have come to Toronto to meet the fans and be part of Canada’s biggest indoor racing show, two-time NASCAR Truck Series champion Todd Bodine will appear at this year’s inaugural Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 12

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin unveils 10-Round schedule for 2015

The fifth season of the championship starts May 15-17 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) unveiled today a four-venue, 10-event schedule for the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin, one of 20 global Porsche 911 GT3 Cup one-make championships that provide thrilling action and groom drivers for future TUDOR United SportsCar Championship competition in North America or professional GT racing worldwide. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

NASCAR announces Canadian Tire Series schedule update

Inaugural event at Sunset added to 2015 slate

Nascar Canadian Tire Series Bilingue NASCAR announced today that a June 20 date at Ontario’s Sunset Speedway has been added to the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series 2015 event schedule.

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Feb 05

Honda Indy Toronto announces Toronto Star as its official newspaper partner through 2017

The Toronto Star will produce the Official Souvenir Program and, for the first time, provide an Official Fan Guide

Honda Indy Toronto logo Organizers of the Honda Indy Toronto announce today a new three-year sponsorship agreement with the Toronto Star that will see Canada’s largest daily as the official newspaper partner for the event through 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 27

Tickets to the 2015 Honda Indy Toronto go on sale today for anyone who purchased a two-day reserved grandstand ticket last year

Honda Indy Toronto tickets on sale today for renewals, February 19 for general public

Honda Indy Toronto Logo The general public will have the opportunity to purchase tickets starting February 19 at HondaIndy.com. To accommodate the Pan Am Games, which will be held at venues throughout Toronto in July, Honda Indy Toronto will take place one month early this year, from June 12-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Automotive TV Host / Personality Courtney Hansen to appear at Toronto’s Motorama Show

March 13, 14 & 15, 2015 at Toronto’s International Centre

Courtney Hansen 2 Courtney Hansen, the popular television personality who hosts the automotive-themed PowerNation on Spike TV, NBC Sports and CBS Sports, is coming to the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 10

Green Savoree Racing Promotions signs multi-year agreement with Mazda Road to Indy

“The Mazda Road to Indy is a great developmental series”

Green Savoree Racing Promotions logo Indy Lights, Pro Mazda and USF2000 join on-track lineup at Verizon IndyCar Series events at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and on streets of St. Petersburg and Toronto, 2015-2016 Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 02

Motorama: Gary Challice to spearhead custom car components of the show

A brand new show on a weekend you know – March 13, 14 & 15, 2015 at Toronto’s International Centre

Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo logo While much about the inaugural Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo will be all-new, there are several aspects of the show that will be very familiar to custom car and racing enthusiasts. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 14

Hoosier Tire US Formula 1000 Championship East crowns champ

Driving a Photon/Van Diemen

The Hoosier Tire US Formula 1000 Championship logo Jeremy Hill of Toronto, Ontario clinched the 2014 Hoosier Tire US Formula 1000 East Championship on Sunday at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

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Jul 26

Kuno Wittmer claims his first Endurance victory !

7th Round of the Tudor United SportsCar Championship…

2014-07-26 - SRT Motorsports - Indianapolis - Kuno Wittmer - photo Richard Prince (5) Less than a week after winning the World Challenge Series race in Toronto, Montreal driver Kuno Wittmer was back competing in the Tudor United SportsCar series, the North American Endurance championship, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road track for the seventh round of the season.

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Jul 20

Conway wins back end of Toronto doubleheader

Bourdais wins Toronto Race 1, first since 2007

 

2014-07-20_0023Mike Conway earned his second Verizon IndyCar Series victory of the season by holding off Tony Kanaan over a three-lap sprint to the finish in the second race of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader. It had been a long and winding road between victories for Sebastien Bourdais.

Jul 20

Kuno Wittmer wins in Toronto !

Toronto Indy World Challenge Series Races

14-07-19_147One week after climbing onto the podium in the Tudor United SportsCar Series, the North American Endurance championship, Montreal driver Kuno Wittmer was back in competition again this weekend on the urban track in Toronto.

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Jul 20

Pigot stays smooth, clean in Toronto for first victory of season

Pigot beat both of his fellow championship contenders, Hargrove and Chris Green

2014-07-20_0070Spencer Pigot put a heartbreaking result from Round 5 into the vanishing point of his rear-view mirror, winning Round 6 of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin Sunday, July 20 on the Streets of Toronto.

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Jul 20

F1600 Super Series: DeGrand wins race 1 thriller in Toronto (updated)

The team brought with them five Spectrum 014 Honda race cars to the Honda Indy Toronto

14-07-19_014Exclusive Autosport and their fleet of Spectrum Honda F1600’s continue to wow the crowds and re-write the Canadian Formula 1600 record books.

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Jul 19

Hargrove earns fourth win of season on wild streets of Toronto

Hargrove leads Chris Green, 98-84, in the championship after five rounds.

2014-07-19_0066In a race in which it seemed no one wanted to keep the lead, Scott Hargrove was the last man standing and expanded his championship lead in the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin.

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Jul 18

Green tops rivals Pigot, Hargrove in practice on streets of Toronto

Chris Green, from Montreal, was quickest Friday on the Streets of Toronto.

Chris Green, Spencer Pigot and Scott Hargrove continued to be interchangeable parts of speed in the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin, as Green led his two championship rivals during practice Friday, July 18 on the Streets of Toronto.

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Jul 16

Title races among Canadian stars to continue on big stage in Toronto

Scott Hargrove and Chris Green will continue their compelling duel for the championship

It’s only fitting that possibly the pivotal round of the 2014 Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin is taking place on the series’ biggest stage this season.

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Jul 16

Toyo Tires F1600 Series – Formula 1600 Super Series rolls into Toronto

The F1600 Duals Presented by Lubrico Warranty, part of the Honda Indy Toronto festival weekend

2014 Honda Indy Toronto 2inT.O. logo This weekend marks the return of Formula 1600 racing to the streets of Toronto. 28 competitors from all over North America will take part in one of Toronto’s favourite summer events on the grounds f Exhibition Place, rounds 5 and 6 in the Super Series and rounds 7 and 8 in the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 14

Kuno Wittmer to compete in Pirelli World Challenge Toronto doubleheader

Canada Native Wittmer to pilot Dodge Viper SRT GT3-R prepared by Riley Technologies

SRT® (Street and Racing Technology) Motorsports and driver Kuno Wittmer will make a surprise entry into the upcoming Pirelli World Challenge Championship Series doubleheader race weekend in Toronto in a Dodge Viper SRT GT3-R that will compete in events on Saturday, July 19 and Sunday, July 20.  Read the rest of this entry »

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