When Canada's NASCAR series – now known as the NASCAR Pinty's Series – first took to the track, in 1997, it was under the Canadian Tire banner. The Canadian retail giant held that role until it exited the series at the end of the 2015 season. But now, the iconic company is back on board, as the "Official Retailer of NASCAR in Canada" and its Motomaster Batteries are the "Official Battery of the NASCAR Pinty's Series."
Thursday, 24 June 2021 12:29 Published in Breaking News
FORMULA ONE: Pirelli has determined that the tire failures at Baku were caused by – wait for it – ‘the way the tires were being run.’ AND, ‘the tires were not being run properly while out on track.’ Huh? Political doublespeak perhaps? The high ‘kerbs’ at the Paul Ricard Circuit for the French Grand Prix seemed to have damaged several cars during practice.
Monday, 21 June 2021 16:31 Published in Comments & Features
LEBANON, Tenn. (June 20, 2021) – Kyle Larson loves being behind the wheel.
Monday, 21 June 2021 09:19 Published in Results & Points
(June 16, 2021) OHSWEKEN, ON – Ohsweken Speedway management, along with the NASCAR Pinty’s Series, have announced the inaugural Pinty’s 100 scheduled for the summer of 2021 will regrettably be postponed until 2022.
Thursday, 17 June 2021 14:15 Published in Breaking News
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – As a result of the ongoing pandemic, NASCAR has announced a revised 2021 Pinty’s Series schedule slated to start Sunday, Aug. 1 at Sunset Speedway. The season was originally set to open at Sunset on May 23.
Wednesday, 16 June 2021 10:00 Published in Breaking News
FORMULA ONE: In F1 news, it appears Spa-Francorchamps suffered a major flood recently. And the irony is that Eau Rouge got flooded... except the ‘Eau’ was not ‘Rouge’ but just normal rain water and overflow from a nearby river. The track immediately began repaving of the damaged surfaces.
Monday, 14 June 2021 10:14 Published in Comments & Features
OAKVILLE, ON (June 8, 2021)- Ten-year NASCAR Pinty’s Series veteran racer Larry Jackson is elevating his racing program to the next level in 2021. This season the Oakville, ON driver will partner with O’Neil Electric becoming the primary sponsor on his #84 Dodge as he competes in the full NASCAR Pinty’s Series campaign.
Tuesday, 08 June 2021 14:02 Published in Driver and Team Releases
BIG NEWS about Delaware Speedway, just outside of London, Ontario. From Norm De Bono, London Free Press: “The new owners are the Delaware Group, made up of London businesspeople Walt Spivak and Jon Aarts and the United Racing Series, including Ivor Jones, John Jones, Steve Drake and Ramsay.
Monday, 07 June 2021 11:51 Published in Comments & Features
The Indianapolis 500 – the biggest race in the world – sure lived up to its reputation on Sunday. And Hollywood couldn’t have written a better script. Helio Castroneves, in the AutoNation Sirius XM car won for the fourth time, got a big kiss from Mario, and was followed by Palou and Pagenaud. The old adage, ‘and the crowd went wild’ has never been more appropriate!!
Monday, 31 May 2021 11:45 Published in Comments & Features
First the bad / sad news! Jukasa Motor Speedway – Canada’s most beautiful racing facility – has made the decision to cancel racing this year due to the pandemic restrictions and it will most definitely be missed.
Monday, 24 May 2021 08:48 Published in Comments & Features