Nissan: Intense races forward for a Nissan Micra Cup in Canada

Posted on 15. Jun, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Canada – This Sunday, Jun 19 at a Autodrome St-Eustache, northwest of Montreal, a Nissan Micra Cup will benefaction a fifth and sixth races of a 2016 season.  This will be a usually time during a deteriorate that dual races are contested on a same day. In addition, these races in St-Eustache are a initial imperative races of a deteriorate and will also be a array entrance for former open circle star driver, Bertrand Godin.

During a series’ initial 2015 season, a tiny and flexible Nissan Micras surpassed expectations on a formidable Autodrome St-Eustache circuit, with dual of a many fantastic races of a year. The lapse to a 2 kilometre march in a reduce Laurentians’ formidable will certainly greatfully a fans with a appearance of roughly each championship driver.

Out of a 5 imperative events this season, St-Eustache is a first, and will give spectators a possibility to once again watch 2014 Nissan GT Academy U.S. winner, Nic Hammann who earnings with his NISMO GT Academy Micra. The plea for Hammann to stay during a front of a container won’t be an easy one for his initial time competing in St-Eustache, adult opposite drivers like Olivier Bédard, 2015 champion and personality of a dual races on this lane final year. Albertan Stefan Rzadzinski will certainly keep a vigour on, as will Valérie Limoges and Jacques Bélanger, both of whom assimilated Bédard on a lectern in 2015 and who have had glorious formula to start this season. 

Winner of dual of a initial 4 open races this year, Quebecker Kevin King, will try to continue his winning ways in St-Eustache, on a lane he knows intensely well. King, in further to Rzadzinski and Limoges, could take advantage of championship personality Xavier Coupal’s deficiency to try to explain a tip mark in a altogether standings. Coupal is being transposed during this eventuality by Bertrand Godin, during a circle of Albi Nissan’s #572 automobile for his large entrance in a Nissan Micra Cup.

Winner of a Grand Prix du Canada and a Cleveland (Ohio) events in Formula Atlantic in 1997 and a runner-up of FF1800 in France, Bertrand Godin has a prolonged list of achievements, including FIA Formula 3000 Indy Lights and several fantastic years of ice racing. 

Currently fifth in a championship, Marc-Antoine Demers could also advantage from a conditions as he looks for a feat in St-Eustache, dual years after his moments of excellence on a same lane as a NASCAR array driver. 

Two rookie drivers will also be in movement this weekend; Stéfan Gauthier and Ashley Sahakian. The latter is now heading a Novice Class Championship by usually dual points but, during a central pre-season testing, Gauthier also valid to be really quick as he showed he was training this lane and his Nissan Micra S.

Practice sessions, qualifying, and a dual races will all be hold between a hours of 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Each time a Nissan Micra Cup drivers take to a lane will be for a generation of 30 minutes.

For some-more information, greatfully revisit a Nissan Micra Cup website : www.nissan.ca/coupemicra.

Overall championship standings after 4 races :
http://www.coupemicra.com/Resultats_2016_ClassGen.php

Nissan Micra Cup 2016 Season Calendar :

 

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