Tag Archive: Trois-Rivières

Aug 17

BRP renews Can-Am NASCAR sponsorship

Sponsorship renewed for the 2017 and 2018 seasons

2016-08-14-1016 BRP‘s (TSX: DOO) Can-Am brand will be present on the NASCAR circuit for the next two years through its collaboration with the GoFAS No.32 NASCAR Sprint Cup series racing team, in association with the Kappa and Cyclops Gear brands.

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Aug 15

Three-podium finishes for Alex Tagliani at the GP3R

Following two CTCC wins, Alex Tagliani adds a Third-Place podium finish in the NASCAR Pinty’s race in Trois-Rivières

2016-08-13_1609 After winning two Canadian Touring Car Championship races on Friday and Saturday, Alex Tagliani closed his weekend with a third place finish in Sunday’s round 8 of 12 of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series held at the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivières, his third podium finish of the weekend.

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Aug 14

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Le 50 Tours Can-Am, Lacroix dominates at Trois-Rivieres

Leads every lap to score second consecutive win at Quebec cours

2016-08-14_1530 Last year Kevin Lacroix powered his way by Andrew Ranger on the final lap at Circuit de Trois-Rivieres to win his second race in just his fourth career start. This year the result was the same, but Lacroix provided all the power this season.

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Aug 13

Versteeg edges out field for pole for round 8 at Trois-Rivières

“A very busy qualifying. It was probably one of the busiest qualifying runs that I’ve had”

2016-08-12-1505 Austin Versteeg led the Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires field to win pole position Saturday for Round 8 at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 09

Go FAS Racing looking for two podiums at Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

NASCAR Pinty’s race Les 50 tours de Can-Am

Go FAS Racing logo Heading back to Quebec for the 8th event of NASCAR Pinty’s series, Go FAS Racing (GFR) is getting prepared for a major race as BRP will be the title sponsor of the Les 50 tours Can-Am race at Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. To mark this event, GFR is glad to have two drivers taking part in the Les 50 tours Can-Am race on the Trois-Rivières track. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 09

Close title races come to streets of Trois-Rivières as stretch run begins

Chris Green, Etienne Borgeat and Valerie Chiasson will drive in the Platinum Cup class

2016-06-12_0560 The Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama championship race is entering the home stretch this weekend at the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivières (GP3R) in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, as just four rounds remain in the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 21

World RX Canada entries revealed!

FIA World Rallycross Championship

Dany FlageoleThe official entry list for the first ‘flyaway’ event of the year, the seventh round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship at Trois-Rivieres in Canada (6-7 August) has been released by the FIA.

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Jan 25

Mazda Prototype Lites to compete in Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

Prototype Sports Cars Return to Popular Canadian Street Circuit for First Time since 2003

Mazda Prototype Lites To Compete In Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA)-sanctioned Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires will compete Aug. 12-14 at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières (GP3R) in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada.

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Dec 16

Watch the best action from World RX in 2015 (+video)

The three-minute video captures the excitement of the 13-round season

Dany Flageole A short video highlighting the best action from the 2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has been released on the official World RX YouTube page.  Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 29

World RX reveals its 2016 calendar‏

The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has announced its draft calendar for 2016
World RX reveals its 2016 calendar‏The calendar, which is still subject to confirmation by the FIA World Motor Sport Council, consists of 12 rounds including an all-new race in Riga, Latvia (1/2 October).  Franciacorta (Italy) and the Intercity Istanbul Park (Turkey) have both been omitted from the 2016 calendar. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 04

Top Fives on the Streets of Trois-Rivières

Fresh off six straight SCCA Majors victories

2015:08:01_09:59:34_0412Max Mällinen encountered his first street circuit and came away with two fifth place finishes over the Formula Tour 1600 weekend at GP3R, or better known as the tight street course in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada.

 

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Aug 04

Host of motorsport stars join World RX for Canadian street race 

A total of 20 Supercars will compete at Trois-Rivieres

2014-08-08_0821The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will resume after a short summer hiatus as the teams cross the Atlantic for Canada RX, round seven of the 13-event calendar.

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Aug 03

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series race recap: Lacroix powers to Trois-Rivieres triumph

Two wins in First Four Canadian Tire Series starts

2015-08-02_0275The latest in a long line of Quebec road course aces has arrived in Kevin Lacroix, and his ascension has come faster than all of those before him.

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Aug 03

Good points-day for Marc-Antoine Camirand at Trois-Rivières

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series – JuliaWine.com 50 at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

2015-08-02_0883Marc-Antoine Camirand made the most of a car that did not handle as well as he wanted over the 50 laps of the JuilaWine.com 50, the iconic round of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series held on the tight urban track of this city mid-way between Montreal and Québec City.

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Aug 02

Hargrove sweeps Trois-Rivières for Fifth win in Six Starts this season

“You couldn’t ask for anything better than this” – Hargrove

2015-08-01_26554Scott Hargrove delivered a long-distance birthday present to his father by winning Round 8 of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin on Sunday, Aug. 2 at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières (GP3R), completing a weekend sweep of both races.

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Aug 01

Hargrove rules Trois-Rivières with dominant victory in Round 7

Daniel Morad 2nd, Chris Green 3rd

2015-08-01-2935Scott Hargrove crossed off the last remaining venue without a victory on his Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin résumé, leading every lap of Round 7 on Saturday, Aug. 1 at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Jul 31

Consistent, fast Hargrove leads both practice sessions at Trois-Rivières

Chris Green was second quickes, Etienne Borgeat was third overall

2015-07-31_0242Scott Hargrove began the job of erasing the only spot on his Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin racetrack record, leading both rounds of practice Friday at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres.

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Jul 30

Max Mällinen set for GP3R weekend at Trois-Rivières

Mällinen previously competed in Formula Tour 1600 in Montreal

image1Max Mällinen will make his second start of the season in the Formula Tour 1600 this weekend, taking part in the famous Grand Prix of Trois-Rivières, which happens on a narrow and tight street circuit in Canada’s Quebec Province.

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Jul 29

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Statistical Advance: GP3R

Analyzing The JuliaWine.com Le 50 Tours at Circuit de Trois-Rivieres

2014-07-06_0013 The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 will head to Quebec for the fourth and final time this year with the JuliaWine.com Le 50 Tours on Sunday at Circuit de Trois-Rivieres.

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Jul 29

Gold Cup Title contender Harvey feels at home on Challenging Streets of Trois-Rivières

Racing on street circuits sometimes induces high-horsepower claustrophobia for some drivers.

2015-05-15_0154 Tight city streets, lined with unyielding concrete barriers just centimeters away from expensive race cars. Hardly any runoff area. No margin for error, a fine line between disaster and success.

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