Nissan: Challenging conditions, stirring racing and witness pushing all featured in new Nissan Micra Cup video and magazine

Posted on 30. May, 2018 by in Nissan Canada


MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – The Nissan Micra Cup non-stop a 2018 deteriorate over a Victoria Day prolonged weekend to tens of thousands of spectators during Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP), northeast of Toronto. In a new video expelled today, viewers can see that notwithstanding severe continue conditions on Saturday, a weekend races were exhilarating, generally on Sunday when a tip 5 drivers all contested for a lead, racing underneath one second of any other.

Coming out of a weekend on tip of a championships’ standings is two-time array leader Olivier Bédard, who took a win on Saturday. He is followed closely by Sunday’s winner, Kevin King and Senior Class champion, Normand Boyer, who placed second and fourth in a twin weekend races.

Fans can check out all of a movement from Victoria Day weekend during CTMP in a latest book of Micra Cup Magazine attached, and in a full summation release, here. Included is a form on Olympian Matt Hughes, who gathering a Micra S foe automobile in a Micra Cup march over a weekend, and an talk with array promotor and founder, Jacques Deshaies.

The subsequent Micra Cup eventuality will take place this weekend (June 2-3) as a array heads north to Calabogie Motorsport Park, southwest of Ottawa. Fans can review a full Calabogie preview, including a sparkling updates to a foe format, here.

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2018 Nissan Micra Cup Season Calendar:

May 18 to 20              Victoria Day Weekend SpeedFest, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Ontario
Jun 2 to 3                Kyle Nash Race, Calabogie Motorsports Park, Ontario
Jul 27 to 29             Summer Classic, Circuit Mont-Tremblant, Québec
Aug 10 to 12         Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, Québec
Aug 24 to 26         NASCAR Weekend, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Ontario
Sep 21 to 23   Fall Classic, Circuit Mont-Tremblant, Québec


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About a Nissan Micra Cup
Sanctioned by Auto Sport Québec (ASQ) and presented by JD Promotion Compétition with a support of Nissan Canada, a 2015 Nissan Micra Cup exclusively featured a batch Micra 1.6 S M/T indication with teenager modifications, including racing cessation – to describe it race-ready.

Unlike many motorsport events, any competing Nissan Micra foe car had a accurate same specifications, ensuing in a foe that truly suggested a many learned drivers. The 2015 Nissan Micra Cup foe vehicles were versed with a Nissan Micra’s batch 1.6-liter DOHC 4-cylinder engine with twin fuel injection and Twin CVTC (Continuously Variable Timing Control) and batch 5-speed primer transmission. In a initial season, some-more than 25 Nissan Micras competed on any foe weekend that enclosed twin hours of lane time consisting of: a 30-minute trial, a 30-minute subordinate event and twin 30-minute races.

Young karting drivers, a normal Canadian looking for an entrance indicate into motorsport competition, or anyone who wants to knowledge a rush of adrenaline fundamental with racing cars are all befitting to this series. In summary, a Nissan Micra Cup is for people who are ardent about motorsports, wish to knowledge all a fun and thrills of racing, though but spending towering amounts of money.

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About a Nissan Micra
In 2014, a Nissan Micra returned to Canada after 23 years as an all-new model, charity Canadians unbeatable value with a lowest starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) in Canada during $9,998. One object that sets a 2015 Micra detached is a agility. Micra is easy to expostulate and park, interjection to glorious all-round prominence and branch radius, electric energy steering and a energy to weight ratio that surprises. Powering a front-wheel expostulate Micra is a DOHC 1.6-litre 4-cylinder engine rated during 109 horsepower @ 6,000 rpm and 107 lb-ft. of torque @ 4,400 rpm.

About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and INFINITI vehicles can be found online during
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About Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
Nissan is a tellurian full-line car manufacturer that sells some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, INFINITI and Datsun brands. In mercantile year 2017, a association sole 5.77 million vehicles globally, generating income of 11.9 trillion yen. On Apr 1, 2017, a association embarked on Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022, a six-year devise targeting a 30% boost in annualized revenues to 16.5 trillion yen by a finish of mercantile 2022, along with accumulative giveaway money upsurge of 2.5 trillion yen. As partial of Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022, a association skeleton to extend a care in electric vehicles, symbolized by a world’s best-selling all-electric car in history, a Nissan LEAF. Nissan’s tellurian domicile in Yokohama, Japan, manages operations in 6 regions: Asia Oceania; Africa, a Middle East India; China; Europe; Latin America; and North America. Nissan has partnered with French manufacturer Renault given 1999 and acquired a 34% interest in Mitsubishi Motors in 2016. Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi is currently a world’s largest automotive partnership, with total sales of some-more than 10.6 million vehicles in calendar year 2017.

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About Nissan Canada Inc.
Nissan Canada Inc. (NCI) is a Canadian sales, selling and placement auxiliary of Nissan Motor Limited and Nissan North America, Inc. NCI directly employs 306 full-time staff opposite offices in Vancouver (BC), Mississauga (ON), and Kirkland (QC). There are 200 eccentric Nissan dealerships, including 45 that also act as Nissan Commercial Vehicles dealers, and 42 INFINITI retailers opposite Canada. A colonize in 0 glimmer mobility, Nissan done story with a introduction of a Nissan LEAF, a initial affordable, mass-market, pure-electric car and leader of countless general accolades including a prestigious 2011 European Car of a Year and World Car of a Year awards.

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Nissan Canada
Telephone: 905-629-6400

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Nissan Canada
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