Tag Archive: Trois-Rivières

Aug 23

Eriksson reflects on 2017 so far

Racing a Ford Fiesta Supercar for the MJP Racing Team Austria squad

2017-08-06_0234Sweden’s Kevin Eriksson qualified for the final in the most recent two rounds of the FIA World Rallycross Championship, in Sweden and Canada, and is targeting a podium finish before the end of the year.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Colin Thompson Delivers Two More Podium Results for Kelly-Moss Road and Race at Trois-Rivieres

Maintains championship lead with just one more event remaining

2017-08-13_0031It was another positive outing for Kelly-Moss Road and Race (KMR) driver Colin Thompson in the penultimate round of the 2017 IMSA Prototype Challenge presented by Mazda championship held at Trois-Rivieres over the weekend.

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Aug 16

A Hat trick for Chris Sahakian at Trois-Rivières

For motorsport enthusiasts across Canada, the first two weekends of August are sacred

2017-08-12_0124More than 300,000 people travel to Trois-Rivières from August 4th to the 13th in order to attend one of the largest events in Canadian motorsport history, the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières (GP3R).

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Aug 15

CTCC triple treat for GP3R fans

The highlight of any CTCC campaign is the spectacular Friday night race

2017-08-11-19-55-41_1545For its tenth annual appearance at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, CTCC presented by Pirelli offered something extra for their fans, an extra race.

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Aug 14

Ultra-94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada : Difficult weekend for Patrick Dussault

Hitting the streets of Trois-Rivières for GP3R

2017-08-11-13-46-52_0371Patrick Dussault was aiming for a strong outing, as the Ultra-94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada presented by Yokohama was on track for the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. The weekend wasn’t quite what he had hoped for, as he placed 8th and 12th on Saturday and Sunday’s races.

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Aug 14

A top-6 for Jean-François Dumoulin in Trois-Rivières

Le 50 Tours CanAm

2017-08-12_0872The #04 Spectra Premium/ Bernier Crépeau/ Groupe Bellemare/ MIA / Trois-Rivières Mitsubishi car was performing well, and everything was in place for Jean-François Dumoulin to finish strong on the circuit of the Trois-Rivières Grand Prix yesterday.

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Aug 13

Tagliani dominates at Trois-Rivières

Quebec driver claims First Pinty’s Series victory of 2017

2017-08-13_1416It took Alex Tagliani just over a year, but he finally found his way back to Victory Lane by winning Le 50 Tours CanAm on Sunday.

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Aug 13

Prototype Challenge Trois-Rivieres Sunday notebook

Rzadzinski held on to third place for his second LMP3 podium finish of the weekend

2017-08-13_0218While the skies were sunny and clear, the track surface at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres told another story for the IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda series Race 1 Saturday morning.

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Aug 13

Canada RX2 review: Raymond extends series lead

Raymond scored his fourth win of the season

2017-08-06_1254The RX2 International Series joined the eighth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship at Trois-Rivieres in Canada last weekend, for the first ever flyaway points-scoring round in the support series.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 13

Ranger powers to GP3R pole

Will lead the field for Fourth time at Trois-Rivières

2017-08-12_1067Andrew Ranger has earned many accolades at Circuit Trois-Rivières and he added one more to his resume Saturday by winning the NASCAR Pinty’s Series pole for Sunday’s Le 50 Tours CanAm.

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Aug 12

Prototype Challenge Trois-Rivieres Saturday notebook

Stefan Rzadzinski joins Prototype Challenge Series in Trois-Rivieres

2017-08-11-14-27-59_0761As anticipated Saturday morning at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres, rainy conditions leveled the IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda playing field, balancing the heavier, higher-horsepowered LMP3 chassis and the nimble, but slower MPC entries.

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Aug 12

Prototype Challenge Trois-Rivieres Friday notebook

A fan favorite, drawing significant crowds, “GP3R” as it is often referred

2017-08-11-14-32-47_0874The only street circuit on the 2017 IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda schedule, the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres was certainly up to providing a challenge and a new perspective to series competitors Friday as they took to the track for two 30-minute practice sessions.

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Aug 10

Kelly-Moss Road and Race returns to Trois-Rivieres

First visit back to the track since 1994

Kelly-Moss Road and Race returns to Trois-RivieresIt’s not often that veteran sports car team Kelly-Moss Road and Race arrives to a new track. With over 700 race starts and numerous championships to the Madison, Wisconsin-based organization’s credit, the squad is well-versed at almost all of the tracks the IMSA series visits. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 08

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama looks to tighten championship points at Trois-Rivieres

This week-end at GP3R

2016-08-14_0159The oldest street course in North America will host one of the most competitive series this weekend, when the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama rolls into Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, for a pair of 45-minute races at the 10-turn, 1.52-mile Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres.

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Aug 08

IMSA Prototype Challenge prepares for double header street racing in Trois-Rivieres

The Mazda Prototype Challenge cars will be joined on track by the new LMP3 cars

2016-08-14_65210The IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda makes its second and final trip north of the border this weekend, for a doubleheader at the Grand Prix Trois-Rivieres, the tight 1.52-mile, 10-turn street circuit located at Trois-Rivieres, Quebec.

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Aug 08

Jack of all trades Auer wins

Following his F1 tests for Team Force India, ‘Luggi’ now raced for BWT Mücke Motorsport

2017-08-05_1614Last weekend, Lucas Auer, DTM driver and jack of all trades, made a very successful guest appearance in the ADAC GT Masters race weekend at the Nürburgring.

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Aug 05

Kristoffersson leads Canada RX overnight

“I have to say a big thanks to the team”

2017-08-05_2028Sweden’s Johan Kristoffersson won Q2 in the eighth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship at Trois-Rivieres to be TQ (top qualifier) on Saturday evening.

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Aug 04

Block eager to continue good form at #canadarx

Twelve months ago, Block was set to qualify for the final at Trois-Rivieres but hit a barrier in his semi-final

2017-08-04_0545America’s Ken Block has qualified for the semi-finals at every FIA World Rallycross Championship event so far in 2017, and starts the race closest to his Park City home this weekend in Canada.

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Aug 02

Flashback: Last time out at Canada RX

GP3R

16-08-06_0560The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy heads to North America and the Canadian Trois-Rivieres circuit for the eighth round of the 2017 campaign this weekend.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 29

Transatlantic trip for RX2 as Trois-Rivières awaits

RX2 protagonists revved-up for transatlantic tussle in Canada

Transatlantic trip for RX2 as Trois-Rivières awaitsGripping title fight intensifies as season speeds into second half. Guerlain Chicherit and Cole Keatts join regulars in 17-car field. The battle for glory in the inaugural RX2 International Series presented by Cooper Tires is set to intensify next weekend (5/6 August), as the FIA World Rallycross Championship feeder series crosses the Pond for its first overseas outing of 2017 at Trois-Rivières in Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

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