TROIS-RIVIÈRES, Quebec (August 10, 2013) - Like many of his fellow Canadian competitors today, Maple, Ontario-native David Ostella is no stranger to the tight confines of the circuit at Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. The experience would prove helpful as the 10-turn, 1.5207-mile (2.433 km) temporary street circuit was the first of its kind for the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin Series and the first in North American Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge competition.
Monday, 12 August 2013 11:04 Published in Press Releases
MAPLE, Ontario (August 6, 2013)-- David Ostella will focus on extending his points lead in the series championship in Trois Rivières this weekend for Rounds 7 and 8 of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin. The 21-year-old leads the Porsche single-make series by a scant seven points after posting a pair of second-place finishes at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in mid-July.
Wednesday, 07 August 2013 10:54 Published in Press Releases
BRASELTON, Ga., (July 31, 2013) - When GT Racing team owner Eric Cote studied aeronautics in college his main focus was keeping planes in the air. After discovering his passion for motorsports, he began the opposite process of working to keep Porsche 911s stuck to the ground.
Wednesday, 31 July 2013 12:36 Published in Press Releases
BOWMANVILLE, Ontario (July 20, 2013)--Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin points leader David Ostella was happy to come back to his home track this weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP). The 21-year-old rookie is pulling double duty, also running in the US-based IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama races for the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix.
Monday, 22 July 2013 13:01 Published in Press Releases
MAPLE, Ontario (July 17, 2013)--Home will be right around the corner for the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin points leader David Ostella, as he takes the track this weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix
Thursday, 18 July 2013 11:50 Published in Press Releases
BRASELTON, Ga., (July 17, 2013) - New asphalt and new facilities greeted the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin participants for opening weekend of the 2013 season at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Victoria Day weekend. Now, the drivers return to familiar territory to take part in the newly-named Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix featuring the American Le Mans Series for rounds five and six of 2013 season.
Wednesday, 17 July 2013 12:54 Published in Press Releases
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 10, 2013) - Conditions similar to the qualifying session ended the first race day at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve on Saturday. The Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada drivers were the last on track and avoided a wet session due to the previous on-track activity creating a clean, dry line on track. Conditions were similar to qualifications, which made for an ultra-competitive 30-minute sprint.
Monday, 10 June 2013 12:29 Published in Press Releases
MONTREAL, Canada (June 9, 2013) - Rookie David Ostella and his SpeedMerchants team had high expectations this weekend at Montreal as part of the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada. Though he was coming off a win at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in the opening weekend for the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin Series, Ostella remained focused on collecting points toward the Championship in his No. 13 Global Precast Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car.
Monday, 10 June 2013 08:11 Published in Press Releases
MONTREAL, Canada (June 5, 2013)--Fresh off of his first victory in the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin series, rookie David Ostella will make his way to Montreal this weekend for the Grand Prix du Canada at the 4.36-kilometer, 14-turn Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve.
Wednesday, 05 June 2013 12:59 Published in Press Releases
Bowmanville, Ontario, (May 19, 2013) - New asphalt and new facilities welcomed the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin participants for opening weekend at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. With fresh car wraps, new rivalries and new sponsors, the entire field presented a new attitude at the 2013 Castrol Presents Victoria Day Speedfest Weekend.
Sunday, 19 May 2013 21:17 Published in Breaking News