Holton takes Pirelli World Challenge Championship Touring Car lead in Canada

C360R’s Pfaff Audi RS 3 LMS Wins Home Race on Saturday, Finishes Eighth on Sunday

2017-05-20-1345Canadian Tire Motorsports Park (a track formerly known as “Mosport”) hosted the Pirelli World Challenge’s third and fourth rounds of the Touring Car championship this past weekend, and provided close, exciting racing in variable weather conditions throughout the event.

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Kevin Lacroix wins Nascar Pinty’s season opener at CTMP

NASCAR Pinty’s series: Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2017-05-21-3103Kevin Lacroix, driver of the car #74, renews last year’s Victoria Day Speedfest win as he grabs the checkered flag during a rainy Can-Am 200.

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Nelson takes Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA victory for Competition Motorsports 

Mark Nelson, driving for Southern California-based Competition Motorsports, came away with the victory

Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA logoRace four of the Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA season saw another close and exciting event on Sunday, as a field nearly 30 strong raced hard for 20 green flag laps on a hot and dry afternoon at Sonoma Raceway.

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Another podium for ST Racing at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Samantha Tan was excited to begin her race weekend with Motul on board as a new sponsor

2017-05-21-1077Although the Victoria Day Speedfest weekend started out on a bit of a rough note for Samantha Tan, her teammate Nick Wittmer scored a podium finish for ST Racing in the first PWC race, at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

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Remembering Nicky Hayden

Bidding farewell to a true Champion, on and off track

Remembering Nicky HaydenMotoGP™ Legend Nicky Hayden sadly passed away on Monday evening, after the American was involved in a collision with a car whilst cycling on the Riviera di Rimini last week.

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May 22

Holton takes Pirelli World Challenge Championship Touring Car lead in Canada

C360R’s Pfaff Audi RS 3 LMS Wins Home Race on Saturday, Finishes Eighth on Sunday

2017-05-20-1345Canadian Tire Motorsports Park (a track formerly known as “Mosport”) hosted the Pirelli World Challenge’s third and fourth rounds of the Touring Car championship this past weekend, and provided close, exciting racing in variable weather conditions throughout the event.

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May 22

Kevin Lacroix wins Nascar Pinty’s season opener at CTMP

NASCAR Pinty’s series: Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2017-05-21-3103Kevin Lacroix, driver of the car #74, renews last year’s Victoria Day Speedfest win as he grabs the checkered flag during a rainy Can-Am 200.

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May 22

Nelson takes Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA victory for Competition Motorsports 

Mark Nelson, driving for Southern California-based Competition Motorsports, came away with the victory

Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA logoRace four of the Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA season saw another close and exciting event on Sunday, as a field nearly 30 strong raced hard for 20 green flag laps on a hot and dry afternoon at Sonoma Raceway.

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May 22

Another podium for ST Racing at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Samantha Tan was excited to begin her race weekend with Motul on board as a new sponsor

2017-05-21-1077Although the Victoria Day Speedfest weekend started out on a bit of a rough note for Samantha Tan, her teammate Nick Wittmer scored a podium finish for ST Racing in the first PWC race, at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

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May 22

Remembering Nicky Hayden

Bidding farewell to a true Champion, on and off track

Remembering Nicky HaydenMotoGP™ Legend Nicky Hayden sadly passed away on Monday evening, after the American was involved in a collision with a car whilst cycling on the Riviera di Rimini last week.

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May 22

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama Event News and Notes

Rounds 1 and 2 from Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2017-05-21-2029The following is a summary of competition stories, news, and results from Rounds 1 and 2 of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama at the Castrol presents the Victoria Day SpeedFest held May 19-21, 2017 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario.

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May 22

2006 MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden has tragically died from injuries sustained in a road traffic accident last Wednesday

Former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies from injuries

Nicky Hayden has diedThe 35-year-old American, who switched to the World Superbike Championship in 2015 but made two final MotoGP appearances last season, was hit by a car while training on his bicycle at around 2pm near the Misano circuit in Rimini, Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 22

Promising start for CTCC

Fresh and familiar faces New and recognized cars. New drivers in different cars.

JF GagneThat was the scene at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park over the Victoria Day weekend as the CTCC presented by Pirelli made their season debut with a doubleheader event.

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May 22

Rain can’t slow Lacroix at CTMP

Last-lap Pass of Ranger Nets Pinty’s Season-Opening Win

2017-05-21-3568Kevin Lacroix finally figured out Canadian Tire Motorsport Park last fall, and the offseason did nothing to slow him down. Nor did the rain that arrived in force in the final laps of Sunday’s Can-Am 200.

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May 22

Ranger snags podium finish for Team Mopar in opener 

NASCAR Pinty’s series: Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2017-05-21-3136Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge team were excited to debut the new Mopar M1 engine for the season opening round of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series this past Sunday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP).

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May 22

Tagliani, so close only to skid of the track in the rain

NASCAR Pinty’s series: Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2017-05-21-3244Fighting for the lead with two laps to go at the Can-Am 200, held Sunday at  Canadian Tire Motorsport Park road course, Alex Tagliani crashed into the tire barrier, ending any hope of a win.

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May 22

A Race Filled With Twists And Turns For Louis-Philippe Dumoulin

NASCAR Pinty’s series: Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2017-05-21-3196On the starting grid in third place, Louis-Philippe Dumoulin started the race on the tail-end due to a penalty in the pits. More determined than ever, he quickly rose to the top 3 to then lead the race for many laps.

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May 22

Jean-François Dumoulin… Determination

NASCAR Pinty’s series: Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2017-05-21-3202The #04 Spectra Premium / Bernier Crépeau / Groupe Bellemare / MIA crew has demonstrated all its determination and perseverance today, on the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park circuit.

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May 22

Alex Labbe rise up to grab a solid top-5

NASCAR Pinty’s series: Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2017-05-20-3734The NASCAR Pinty’s Series kicked off its 2017 season last Sunday onto the Canadian Tire Motorsports Park for the Can-Am 200. Behind the wheel of the Ford Fusion Can-Am/Kappa No. 32, young driver Alex Labbé fought all day against the deluge of Mother Nature to grab his first top-5 of the year.

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May 22

#WorldSBKis30 – 1988 WorldSBK is born

Take a trip down memory lane to the very first WorldSBK race

Take a trip down memory lane to the very first WorldSBK raceAs the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship heads to Donington Park for the sixth round of the season, it’s set to be a pivotal round in the championships history. 2017 sees WorldSBK reach its 30th season of racing, and Donington Park was the host for the inaugural round of the championship back in 1988. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 22

Crescentini Wins Wild Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA Event at Sonoma Raceway 

“Winning is fun” – Crescentini

Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA logoRace three of the Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA season provided intense, nonstop action at Sonoma Raceway Saturday in a 17-lap race that saw Dino Crescentini emerge with the victory. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 22

Mercedes identifies Bottas issue, defect not seen before

“It was painful to lose 15 valuable points with Valtteri retiring from P3”

Mercedes identifies Bottas issue, defect not seen beforeMercedes has discovered a turbo issue was behind Valtteri Bottas’ retirement from the Spanish Grand Prix, a defect that Toto Wolff reveals the team has never encountered before. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 22

Racing Engineering Monaco Q&A with Louis Delétraz

“It will be a new challenge and a new experience…”

Racing Engineering Monaco Q&A with Louis DelétrazThe Racing Engineering team and its driver Louis Delétraz have been preparing hard for this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix as the 2017 FIA F2 Championship is already looking as if it will be a very closely fought season and all the teams and drivers will have to fight hard to score points.

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May 22

Robert Visoiu confirmed at Campos Racing for the remainder of the Formula 2 season

The Romanian driver will pilot the #12 Dallara of Campos Racing for the remainder of the FIA Formula Two season

_DSC0179Campos Racing is pleased to announce the signing of Romanian driver Robert Visoiu (Pitești, 10 February 1996) for the remaining nine events of the 2017 FIA Formula Two Championship. Visoiu started racing single seaters in 2011 to participate in several minor series and then progressing to experience others top championships such as the GP3 Series and the GP2 Series.

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May 22

France Télévisions to broadcast the next four 24 Hours of Mans (2017-2020) races on its free-to-air channels

24 illustrators’ take on the Le Mans 24-Hours poster

France Télévisions to broadcast the next four 24 Hours of Mans (2017-2020) races on its free-to-air channelsAutomobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) and France Télévisions are pleased to announce that they have renewed their agreement on the free-to-air broadcasting of the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the next four years (2017-2020). Read the rest of this entry »

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