All News: Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve


60+ Racing Adventures Round 7: Montreal-Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

July 28th, 2017 by Wayne Strout

Round 7 of the 60+ Racing Adventures League for drivers age 60 and older ran Wednesday, 7/26 at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal and featured the Pro Mazda.  27 sim racers participated, with Pennsylvania’s Donald Strout posting his first win of the Season in a Group 1 race by following Juan Manue Fangio’s advice.  Fangio, … Read the Rest »

60+ Racing Adventures Round 6: Suzuka

July 21st, 2017 by Wayne Strout

Round 6 of the 60+ Racing Adventures League for drivers age 60 and older ran Wednesday, 7/19 at Japan’s Suzuka Grand Prix Circuit featuring the Pro Mazda. 26 sim racers participated in an event that lived-up to the league’s name–an adventure! So much so, this report is in two parts – one for the Group … Read the Rest »

Krönke’s Hat Trick

April 10th, 2017 by Jonathan Simon (words) Hugo Luis (images)

Coanda Simsport’s Martin Krönke claimed win number three of the 2017 iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series, further putting a dagger into the hearts of his title rivals with his much improved form. The German led all but four laps around the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, those being the only four laps he hasn’t led this … Read the Rest »

Krönke’s Perfect Start

March 21st, 2017 by Jonathan Simon (words) Hugo Luis (images)

Another round concludes and it’s now two wins in a row for defending champion Martin Krönke, who claimed the top step of the podium for VRS Coanda Simsport at Sebring. The German also maintained his perfect start to the 2017 iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series, leading every single lap of the season so far. … Read the Rest »

Bakkum Wins at Montreal

November 17th, 2016 by Paul Slavonik

Coanda sim racer rebounds from disappointing Round One finish in iRacing Road Pro Series As the second round of the iRacing Road Pro Series got underway at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve – the home of the Canadian Grand Prix – over 100 of the best open-wheel sim-racers in the world arrived ready for the online race. … Read the Rest »

iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series: Two Straight for Krönke

June 6th, 2016 by Jake Sparey, images Hugo Luis, traduction Anthony Drevet

Round Eight of the iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series took the series to North America, specifically Montreal’s Circuit Gilles Villeneuve where high speeds and tricky corners were the order of the day. After what had been a sensational race last time out, all eyes were on the battle between Greger Huttu and Martin Krönke … Read the Rest »

Lionheart Goes North to Montreal

May 24th, 2016 by Patrick Taylor

The Lionheart IndyCar Series Presented by First Medical Equipment will make its first foray out of the United States on Wednesday, May 25th. The first and only Canadian stop on the schedule is the 2.71 mile Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, which will pose a unique challenge for every Dallara DW12 that takes the green flag. The … Read the Rest »

Krönke Wins iRacing World Championship GP Thriller

May 16th, 2016 by Jonny Simon (words), Hugo Luis (images), traduction Renaud LACROIX

In one of the most thrilling races in series history, Coanda Simsport’s Martin Krönke captured his third victory of the season in electrifying circumstances, after title rival Greger Huttu ran out of fuel on the final lap of the race at the Silverstone International Circuit. The gap between Krönke and Huttu was consistently in the … Read the Rest »

Vortex Brings the Goods to Blancpain Endurance

January 14th, 2016 by Paul Slavonik

iRacing’s Blancpain Endurance Series kicked-off another week of GT3 racing as the series descended upon Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. For three-hours, sim racers navigated the hybrid circuit which featured high attrition rates during the online races. One of two Known throughout the virtual world as Vortex SimRacing #111, Luis Rodriguez and Massimo Erra had it all … Read the Rest »

Pure Racing Team Dominates in Brazil

January 8th, 2016 by Paul Slavonik

The iRacing.com Blancpain Endurance Series concluded another round of GT3 action with their recent stop at the historic Autódromo José Carlos Pace. Also known as Interlagos, the Brazilian circuit never fails to offer a fresh supply of intense racing (sim or real) and Round 3 of the Blancpain Endurance Series was no different. Pure Racing … Read the Rest »