Nissan: Battle For a Nissan Micra Cup Title: Will Olivier Bédard or Kevin King be Crowned 2017 Champion?

Posted on 23. Sep, 2017 by in Nissan Canada

Mississauga, Ont. – After 10 races widespread out opposite 5 events, any one as sparkling as a last, a 2017 Nissan Micra Cup all comes down to a final foe weekend. After competing during a Circuit Mont-Tremblant, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park and a Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, a drivers are behind for a grand culmination of a season, that is holding place in a stately area of Mont-Tremblant as partial of a Fall Classic, from Sep 23-24. 

Overall, 3 drivers could mathematically win a Nissan Micra Cup championship title, though 2016 champion Xavier Coupal, who is now sitting in third place, would need fitness on his side in sequence to urge his climax and excommunicate a tip dual drivers. It is approaching that one-of-two immature Quebec drivers, Olivier Bédard or Kevin King, who will be competing in a rarely approaching battle, will win a championship title.

For a third time in a 3 seasons given a inauguration, fans contingency wait until a really final eventuality of a deteriorate for a Nissan Micra Cup to announce a champion. This is serve covenant to a implausible turn of foe that exists within this Canadian motorsport series. 

Olivier Bédard, of group Total, has 342 points during a tip of a championship standings, while Kevin King, of group Sorel-Tracy Nissan, has 315. Bédard, who was a series’ initial champion in 2015, now binds a top palm in a quarrel for a title. If Kevin King is winning in both races, Bédard contingency during slightest finish third in one foe and fourth in a other in sequence to explain another championship title.  Kevin King, however, has zero to remove this weekend and will really be fighting tough for both foe victories. 

The altogether championship pretension will be a many watched Nissan Micra Cup conflict during a final foe weekend in Mont-Tremblant though that’s not a usually thing to keep an eye on. In a comparison class, Normand Boyer usually needs one indicate to pledge his title. The beginner championship is still really many adult in a air. 

Englishman Jake Exton took over initial place from Nicolas Barrette by a finish of a final eventuality though a opening in points is still sincerely parsimonious with Exton in a lead (79 points), Vincent Doyle second (70 points) and Nicolas Barrette third (57 points). In fourth place, Torontonian Austin Riley still has a slim possibility of claiming a beginner category title.

Popular comedian and actor Michel Barrette will also be competing on a lane this weekend. He is now sitting in fifth place in a comparison class. Regardless of results, Barrette’s categorical idea is to suffer a eventuality alongside his sons Nicolas and Martin, and to ideal his time behind a circle of his Nissan Micra.

The final foe weekend of a deteriorate is approaching to be an refreshing one, sketch a vast array of fans to a Circuit Mont-Tremblant for a occasion. The Fall Classic is, year after year, a many action-packed eventuality hold during a track, that is nestled in a heart of a Laurentian mountains.  The Nissan Micra Cup module will no doubt strike seductiveness adult a nick among a fans. Once again, Nissan Canada is mouth-watering Nissan Micra drivers to attend a eventuality free-of-charge, where they will be means to take partial in a post-championship celebrations on Sunday afternoon, after a execution of a second race. 

Nissan Micra Cup drivers will be on a lane a sum of 6 times. Two use sessions will be hold on Friday, followed by a subordinate event on Saturday from 9:25-9:45 a.m. and a initial foe during 1:15 p.m. On Sunday, a day will flog off with a subordinate event from 9:00-9:15 a.m., forward of a final foe of a season, that is set to start during 1:15 p.m. 

Twitter users can obtain genuine time information live from a lane by following a array @MicraCup. News and updates will also be posted on a series’ Facebook page.

Overall championship standings after 10 races: http://www.micracup.com/2017-Results_ClassGen.php

For some-more information about a Nissan Micra Cup, greatfully visit: http://www.micracup.com.

2017 Nissan Micra Cup Season Calendar

May 19 – 21          Victoria Day Weekend SpeedFest, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Ontario  
May 26 – 28          Spring Classic, Circuit Mont-Tremblant, Québec
Jul 21 – 23           Summer Classic, Circuit Mont-Tremblant, Québec
Aug 11 – 13               Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, Québec
Sep 1 – 3    NASCAR Weekend, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Ontario  
Sep 22 – 24 Fall Classic, Circuit Mont-Tremblant, Québec

 

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