After fourteen rounds of competition on some of Canada’s most challenging race tracks
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CTCC at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières
Keeps championship drive alive
Brampton, ON’s Chase Pelletier arrived in Trois-Rivières trailing Tristan DeGrand by 100 points in the Super Series Championship. He needs a perfect weekend and some misfortune to strike the leader and to have any hope at grabbing the inaugural Super Series crown.
“I am delighted to welcome St-Hubert aboard as a supporter for arguably the biggest event on the calendar” – Andy Scott
Celebrating 45 years of passion for the Dumoulin family
Sitting in first place of the drivers’ championship while on the way to the home event, “Passion, Performance, and Partnerships” reaches whole new levels of meaning for Louis-Philippe Dumoulin, Mario Gosselin, crew chief, King Autosport, and the mechanical crew of the #47 WeatherTech Canada/Bellemare team.
He started the NCATS race from the pole three times, but has never won the NASCAR event
One look at his history of success at Trois-Rivieres clearly indicates Quebec ace Alex Tagliani is due for a massive breakout as the 2014 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 tour heads into the second half of their schedule with the 45th running of the prestigious Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres, Sunday August 10th.
Analyzing The JuliaWine.com Le 50 Tours at Circuit de Trois-Rivieres
The 2014 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. Below is a statistical look at the performance of the series and selected drivers at the track:
Flat tire ends charge to victory
Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust was the driver to beat at the Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday, a week after his lights-to-flag victory in New York. But the win eluded Foust this weekend when a flat tire on the rough course ended his podium charge.
Four-Race, 21-day stretch concludes in Quebec – Dumoulin returns home with points lead
L.P. Dumoulin returns from the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1’s annual western swing to his native Quebec with the championship points lead as the 2014 season reaches the halfway mark with Saturday’s National 250 at Autodrome St-Eustache.
Green-White-Checkered pass secures third career Canadian Tire Series win
L.P. Dumoulin finally got the oval-track win he was looking for. The road-course ace from Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, came out on top in a wild green-white-checkered finish to the Velocity Prairie Thunder 250 Wednesday in NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 action at Auto Clearing Motor Speedway.
First female driver confirmed for GP du Canada 2014…
After several successful seasons in karting, one runner-up Rookie title for her road racing debut (Toyota Cup Series) and another runner-up Rookie title in the Quebec ACT series, Québec driver Valérie Chiasson will realize her Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) debut at the Grand Prix du Canada, on the Gilles-Villeneuve circuit. She is presently the first female driver confirmed to contest the prestigious event on June 6, 7, and 8.
World RX: Patrick Carpentier to enter RX Canada at GP3R in the Marley’s Mellow Mood VW Polo for Marklund Motorsports
“Last time I raced in Trois-Rivières, we had a double header and we won both events on the same weekend”- Carpentier
After shining in CART, IndyCar and NASCAR, Québécois driver Patrick Carpentier will take part in his first FIA World Championship event as driver of the Marley’s Mellow Mood VW Polo Supercar for top team Marklund Motorsport at RX Canada which will be part of Le Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières next August 7th and 8th.
French-Canadian ‘excited’ about prospect of sideways 600bhp action
The new-for-2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has added a former Formula 1 World Champion to what is an increasingly competitive driver line-up for its inaugural campaign, with Jacques Villeneuve signing up to compete in an Albatec Racing-prepared Peugeot 208.
JuliaWine.com 100 – Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières
Masters Cirone battles from last to fourth
The Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin Series matched the illustrious reputation of the Porshe 911 GT3 Cup car with a distinguished, caution-free Race 1 at Circuit de Trois-Rivières. The IMSA Development Series made its debut at the track in the 44th edition of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.
More than ever, Trois-Rivières is the annual rendezvous of choice for karting.