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  1. Jacques Villeneuve designs race track near OsoyoosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    Jacques Villeneuve is the lead designer of a new motorsports' race track set to be built near Osoyoos B.C. Canadian Formula One racing legend Jacques Villeneuve is in the South Okanagan to finalize the design of a race track near Osoyoos. Cdn F1 racing legend Jacques Villeneuve is in thenOkanagan today to finalize track designs for his race track.


  2. Villeneuve admits Alonso crash saga 'weird'Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Paddock Talk

    Jacques Villeneuve has counted himself among scores of experts, pundits and fans who have been left "confused" by the Fernando Alonso saga. Spaniard Alonso spent four days in hospital and is now sitting out this week's Barcelona test action, after a crash described by McLaren-Honda as "normal" that Ron Dennis said on Thursday left him "categorically not injured".


  3. New medical breakthrough could help change cancer treatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | CBC News

    A medical breakthrough in Sherbrooke could help with future cancer treatments. Researchers have found a way to produce medical isotopes that help detect cancer without using a nuclear reactor.


  4. New Montreal development could be site of artifacts, says activistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | CBC News

    A Montreal activist is asking the city to take a closer look underneath a proposed development in the city. He says it could contain valuable relics.


  5. Jacques Villeneuve retires from snowmobile racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | CBC News

    The 61 year old brother of deceased race car driver Gilles Villeneuve retired from snowmobile racing today. Jacques Villeneuve has been involved in two violent crashes in recent years.


  6. Greg Hodnett powers to UNOH All Star win at VolusiaRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Greg Hodnett has served noticed. His Mike Heffner team will be a force to be reckoned with in 2015.


  7. Austin Dillon charges to victory in Volusia openerRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Austin Dillon celebrates in victory lane after scoring the DIRTcar Nationals opening night win for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds at Volusia Speedway Park Tuesday. / Photo: Courtesy Team Dillon Racing BARBERVILLE, Fla.


  8. Moments in time - Unusual testing liveries11 Feb 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 |

    As striking as Red Bull’s ‘camouflage’ livery was at Jerez, it is by no means the first time a team has opted to run a unique colour scheme during winter testing. We look back through the archives at some of the most unusual and memorable liveries to have appeared over recent years... McLaren go back to their roots, 1997 Bruce McLaren originally painted his racing cars in white and green, but it’s the bright orange that adorned his eponymous cars in the late Sixties and early Seventies that became synonymous with the team.


  9. Dave Blaney Leads WoO Sprint PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | National Speed Sport News

    Dave Blaney kicked off sprint week at Volusia Speedway Park on Tuesday night as he took the top spot in DIRTcar Nationals sprint car open practice. Blaney, the 1995 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series champion, set the fast time in his Heinke Baldwin Racing car during the second hot laps session with a lap of 12.724 at more than 141 mph.


  10. Bottas open to moveRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Ananova

    Valtteri Bottas has opened the door for a move away from Williams stating he wants “to be in the quickest car available" in 2016. The former GP3 champion was signed by Williams in 2010 and graduated to a race seat in 2013, qualifying a remarkable third at the Canadian Grand Prix in a car which only finished ahead of Marussia and Caterham in the constructors' championship.


  11. Motorsport: Stroll way out in front of TRS fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | The New Zealand Herald

    Two-time TRS champion, Kiwi driver Nick Cassidy in car No 9 has signed with a Japanese Formula 3 team. Photo / Bruce Jenkins Canadian Lance Stroll is living up to his name and last weekend at Teretonga extended his lead in the 2015 Toyota Racing series.


  12. Bernie unimpressed by Seb's attitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 |

    Bernie Ecclestone admits he was disappointed by Sebastian Vettel's attitude this season, saying he "acted like a defeated guy". After winning four consecutive Drivers' Championships with Red Bull, the 2014 campaign turned into one to forget for Vettel as he failed to win a race to become the first driver since Jacques Villeneuve in 1998 not to claim victory the season after securing a title.


  13. Ryan Blaney hoping to produce another Trevor Bayne moment for Wood BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Sporting News

    The Stuart, Va.-based team will run 18 Cup races with 21-year-old rookie Ryan Blaney , a Penske development driver and the son of NASCAR veteran and former World of Outlaws champion Dave Blaney. The Wood brothers hired Blaney to replace Bayne, who has moved back to Roush Fenway Racing to run a full Cup schedule this season.


  14. Canada's Next Racetrack Gets Approval From B.C. Indian BandRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | CanadianDriver

    Canada's next racetrack has gotten past one of its biggest hurdles and looks to be on track to come to fruition. A motorsport country club called Area 27 has received approval from the Osoyoos Indian Band to use a 277-acre plot in the B.C. Interior for a duration of 110 years.


  15. Snowmobile racing shifts into full gear at speedwayRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Seaway News

    A wintery mix of horsepower and adrenaline-pumping fun will invade the Cornwall Motor Speedway next weekend as snowmobiles take to the track. "For the first time in Cornwall, the track is ready and covered in 18 inches of ice," Speedway spokesperson Brian Mulligan told a group of media and professional sledders at a press conference at Au Vieux Duluth on Wednesday afternoon.


  16. Abreu wins 29th Chili BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    Saturday night was one for the record books as Rico Abreu raced to his first victory in the A-main finale of the 29th annual Chili Bowl Midget Nationals in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Hailing from Rutherford, California, the 2014 USAC National Midget Series champion began his quest for victory from a third-place start aboard his Keith Kunz Motorsports, Abreu Vineyards, Toyota-powered No.


  17. Racetrack closer to realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 |

    A new racetrack received official designation as a motorsport country club last week, bringing the project one step closer to reality. The designation for Area27 was granted by the Osoyoos Indian Band on Jan. 9 and is good for 110 years, said Bill Drossos, president of the South Okanagan Motorsports Corporation.


  18. UNOH All Stars Begin Season In FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | National Speed Sport News

    One of America's oldest traveling sprint car organizations, the University of Northwestern Ohio All Star Circuit of Champions, will kick off their 2015 racing season with the traditional journey to sunny Florida. The UNOH All Star teams will battle during five events - all paying $5,000 to win and $400 to start the A-Main - at two tracks over eight days.


  19. Race track gets green lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Work on the country club for sports car enthusiasts is hoped to begin this spring, said Bill Drossos, president and one of the founders of SOMC. After two years of planning, Drossos and his group of Trevor Seibert, Jacques Villeneuve and David King got the thumbs up from the Osoyoos Indian Band, which passed a motion Jan. 9 to make the site designated for motor sports for 110 years.


  20. Renault hits back at new Formula One super licence systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | AutoWeek

    In light of 17-year-old Max Verstappen's controversial debut this year, the governing body is installing a new system for 2016 to ensure new Grand Prix drivers are older, more experienced and successful in the junior classes. But the proposed 2016 system is also causing raised eyebrows, as it emerges champions like Jenson Button and Kimi Raikkonen would have been denied their F1 debuts, while even the great Michael Schumacher's 2010 return may not have happened.