Daily Archive: September 6, 2017

Sep 06

Lacroix at his home track at Saint-Eustache this Saturday

The Saint-Eustache native is no stranger to the Autodrome as he is the local driver

2017-08-12_0657Kevin Lacroix is heading to the Autodrome Saint-Eustache on Saturday, September 9 for the Lucas Oil 250 presented by Bumper To Bumper and Coors Light. This will also be the last NASCAR Pinty’s race on Québec soil. Strong from his victory at CTMP last Sunday, Kevin is now hoping for the first win at his home track.

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Sep 06

NASCAR Pinty’s Series Stat Advance: St-Eustache

Analyzing the Lucas Oil 250 at Autodrome St. Eustache

Lucas Oil 250 presented by Bumper to Bumper & Coors Light logo Two races remain in the 2016 NASCAR Pinty’s Series season and all eyes will be on the tight championship battle in both the drivers and owners divisions. The NPS makes its fourth and final stop in Quebec this Saturday for the Lucas Oil 250 at Autodrome St-Eustache.

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Sep 06

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Richmond

Three’s A Crowd: A New Winner At Richmond Would Shake Up The Playoff Picture

NASCAR logoThe Playoffs are almost here as NASCAR concludes its regular season with Saturday’s Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond Raceway (7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

United Auto Racing: All about starting and finishing

The Chevrolet Silverado 250 took off Labor Day weekend at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP)

2017-05-20-3854Over 200,000 spectators started arriving and camping out trackside on Thursday before the weekend. The CTCC series was among the US Nascar Camping World Truck Series, Nascar Pinty’s series, and the Porsche GT3 Cup Canada.

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Sep 06

Aquatic on the Adriatic: Dovizioso takes first win of the weekend

Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini

MotoGP logoRiders swap bikes for jet skis on the Riviera di Rimini as MotoGP makes waves before Misano. Ahead of lights out for the Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini, a host of home heroes and familiar faces went head to head in a different kind of showdown as they swapped their MotoGP™ machinery for jet skis – in front of a crowd of 3000 down on the beach. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

McLaren Honda and Hookit sign long-term partnership for social and digital media measurement and valuation

Hookit will measure, value and help optimise the ROI the team drives for its sponsor-partners 

06 - McLaren Honda Formula 1 TeamMcLaren Honda is pleased to announce a long-term partnership with Hookit, a leading digital analytics and valuation platform in sports marketing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

Temple of motor racing stages the start into the final spurt of the DTM season

Audi travel to the Eifel as championship leaders

DTM Start NürburgringNürburgring a good place for BMW. Auer the ‘Lord of the Ring’ when it comes to qualifying. DTM enters the home straight by starting at high speed into the final third of the 2017 season. This weekend, the Nürburgring will stage the 13th and 14th rounds of the year and despite the typical wet and cold Eifel weather that has been forecasted, the action certainly will be hot. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

Fight for the title continues at Nürburgring

This weekend, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship makes its stop in the Eifel

F3 - Fight for the title continues at NürburgringAt the Nürburgring’s 3.629-kilometre long sprint circuit, the young drivers will contest the 22nd to 24th races of the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season.

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Sep 06

Williams Grand Prix Holdings board announcement

Doug Lafferty will now take up his position on the company’s Board of Director

Williams logoWilliams Grand Prix Holdings PLC (Ticker: WGF1) today announces that after six years, Eddie Charlton is stepping down from his position as the Senior Independent Non-Executive Director on the company’s Board of Directors.

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Sep 06

Williams Advanced Engineering reveals Lightweight Electric Car Platform

Williams Advanced Engineering has reimagined how electric cars are designed and constructed

2017-09-06 - FW-EVX_01Williams Advanced Engineering is bringing the best of its know-how to the electric car in an innovative lightweight EV platform concept, named the FW-EVX, which will be displayed at this year’s Low Carbon Vehicle Show, Millbrook, 6-7th September 2017.

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Sep 06

Hulkenberg ‘happy to race with anyone’ at Renault F1 next year

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Sep 06

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “The driver who plays hardest and has the broadest shoulders is the one who emerges the winner at the end”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season
 
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoLucas Auer has a very special affinity for the Nürburgring – next weekend, the DTM returns to the circuit in the Eifel forest. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

Petru Florescu joins Team Motopark

“I am really looking forward to welcoming Petru at Team Motopark” –  Timo Rumpfkeil

Team Motopark has today announced that Petru Florescu will join the German team for the remaining three race meetings of the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season.

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Sep 06

Alex Lynn joining DS Virgin Racing for Formula E

The electric single-seater series has taken motorsport by storm in its first three seasons

Alex Lynn joining DS Virgin Racing for Formula EIt’s hard to find words to tell you how excited I am to be announced as a full-season driver with DS Virgin Racing in the FIA Formula E Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

DTM drivers congratulate ‘The Ring’ on its 90 anniversary

The Nürburgring has turned 90

DTM drivers congratulate ‘The Ring’ on its 90 anniversaryAnd it nonetheless does not belong to the scrap heap. Prior to the 13th and 14th rounds of the 2017 DTM season that will be held at the legendary Eifel circuit, DTM.com talked to one driver per manufacturer: What are your memories of the races at the Nürburgring? Is there a special story you like to recall? What are your wishes for the circuit for the coming 90 years? Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

WTCC leader Monteiro’s top tips for F1’s Vandoorne

Stofel Vandoorne got behind the wheel of a Honda touring car with Monteiro

WTCC leader Monteiro’s top tips for F1’s VandoorneMcLaren Formula One racer Stofel Vandoorne sampled Honda power of a different kind when he linked up with the make’s FIA World Touring Car Championship stars Norbert Michelisz and Tiago Monteiro at the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona Tuesday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

WRC: Breen misses Spain

Citroën Racing team principal Yves Matton said Breen would not start RallyRACC Catalunya – Rally de España

Craig Breen will miss next month’s WRC round in Spain after Citroën confirmed Kris Meeke, Stéphane Lefebvre and Khalid Al-Qassimi for the mixed surface fixture. Read the rest of this entry »

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