Saturday’s Firestone Indy Lights Auto Club Speedway Foundation 100 brought plenty of heat with air temperatures in excess of 100 degrees and track temperatures approaching 140 degrees at the drop of the green flag. But David Ostella managed to keep a cool head, save his tires, and work his way through the field to a career-best second-place finish.
Wednesday, 19 September 2012 12:24
The team behind the radical Nissan DeltaWing has declared it has ‘unfinished business'... after being unceremoniously shoved out of the famous Le Mans 24 Hours in June, the fans' favorite will return to finish what it started at the event's little brother, Petit Le Mans. The pioneering, dart-shaped Nissan DeltaWing, which captured the hearts of 240,000 Le Mans 24 Hour fans three months ago, will race again at next month's American Le Mans Series (ALMS) finale at Road Atlanta, USA, on October 17-20.
Monday, 17 September 2012 14:23
St-Eustache, QC – St-Denis, Quebec’s Patrick Laperle claimed his second straight Série ACT Castrol Championship with his fourth win of the season in the St-Eustache 300 at Autodrome St-Eustache on Sunday, September 16. Laperle cruised to the win leading the final 50 laps of the event after getting by Jonathan Bouvrette who held on for second. Karl Allard climbed his way back to third after bringing out a caution on lap 277 and restarting at the rear.Dany Trepanier and Patrick Hamel completed the top five.
Monday, 17 September 2012 11:02
CLARENVILLE, NL – Day 4 of Targa Newfoundland opened to sunny skies and warm temperatures for the second day in a row. Competition teams ran a full 8 stages down the Heritage Run, ending with an overnight in Marystown.
Friday, 14 September 2012 09:42
SOUTHPORT BC, Australia – One of IZOD IndyCar Series' most charismatic and talented young drivers is joining the field for the Armor All Gold Coast 600 in Surfers Paradise next month. Go Daddy IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe will make his V8 Supercar debut on the Gold Coast streets through a Go Daddy sponsorship deal at Queensland's largest annual sporting event, putting "Hinch" as he's known, in the race with the Fujitsu GRM Racing Team.
Thursday, 13 September 2012 10:35
The “Summer of 100 Starts” ends this weekend in the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón with Oliver Gavin. The popular British star is a mainstay at Corvette Racing where he has spent the last decade. It’s been a fantastic marriage with three ALMS driver championships, 37 victories (fourth all-time) and 20 pole positions (tied for second all-time). We asked Gavin to take us down memory lane back to his first ALMS start, his joining Corvette and what his future may hold…
Thursday, 13 September 2012 10:20
With the announcement of who will fly the Team Canada Scholarship colors at the Formula Ford Festival a week away, there is one last chance for the drivers to impress the selection committee and sponsors. Grote Manufacturing and The Drivers Guild of Canada have stepped up again to lead the way in supporting the second year effort to impress the world with the homegrown talent Canada has to offer. Support from Hallman Construction, Lew Mackenzie, Rod-End Mechanical, Bollenbach Insurance, Formula Tour 1600 Series, RBM Inc, Dor Docteur, Simteccom Inc, Harvan Engineering, and Bamford Produce all make it possible for the Team Canada Scholarship to exist.
Thursday, 13 September 2012 09:55
MONTRÉAL, QC - Multi-time Canadian Touring Car champions in many different categories over the past forty years, the Lombardi Honda Racing team is expanding even further by announcing today the official creation of their LHR Autosport division, which is dedicated to the preparation of Hondas for all motorsport competition, as well as for Honda fans wishing to personalize their street cars.
Wednesday, 12 September 2012 10:06
STE AGATHE, QC – Can-Jam Motorsports Driver Crazy Leo Urlichich and Co-Driver Carl Williamson suffered through a number of setbacks on this edition of the Rallye Defi but managed to put together another good performance finishing third.
Wednesday, 12 September 2012 09:47