Nissan: Nissan Micra Cup creation a participation during a Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières

Posted on 06. Aug, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

Mississauga, Ont. – The Nissan Micra Cup earnings to a renouned Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières on Aug 12, 13 and 14, giving spectators a possibility to see a drivers in movement as they contest in a eleventh and twelfth races of a season. For a initial time ever, fans from around a universe will also be means to join a fad as a races will be webcast live on Nissan’s impasse in a 2016 Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières extends above and over a dual races. This year, on-site spectators will have a eventuality to attend in a array of Nissan-related activities both on and off a track.

When a eventuality doors open on Friday, Aug 12, a open will be invited to take partial in a array of sparkling activities orderly by Nissan Canada, one of a vital partners of a event. Those who uncover a Nissan automobile pivotal will benefit giveaway opening to a VIP tent all weekend long. They will also have a eventuality to accommodate Nissan Micra Cup drivers, enter contests and knowledge many other surprises. The Nissan VIP tent will be located subsequent to a Nissan Micra Cup paddock and a pool opening (behind spin #1).

On a track, a 2017 Nissan GT-R will make a Canadian open entrance as a central gait automobile of a event. It will lead a container for any array being hold during a Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières (excluding NASCAR), before a start of their particular races. In further to a appearance on a track, a GT-R uncover automobile will be on arrangement subsequent to a Nissan VIP tent. 

After a initial arrangement path behind a new GT-R, a Nissan Micra Cup drivers will be on a lane for dual races, one on both Saturday and Sunday, before to a NASCAR races. Trois-Rivières is once again approaching to play a pivotal purpose in a conflict for a championship pretension this year, only before a final dual competition weekends this September. 

Current championship leader, Xavier Coupal, earnings to Trois-Rivières dual years after an collision that finished his tour with NASCAR. This bad memory has given been transposed by his successful appearance in a Nissan Micra Cup, where he has once again found pleasure in motorsports with 5 victories in 10 races so far.

Coupal knows that things won’t come easy for him in Trois-Rivières. Olivier Bédard, a 2015 champion and personality of a dual GP3R races final year, has his eyes set on fortifying a title.  Albertan Stefan Rzadzinski and Quebeckers, Kevin King and Valérie Limoges, will also be sport down victories, as a remaining drivers in a tip 5 are within strech of a leader.

Among a approximately 30 drivers participating in a 2016 deteriorate of a Nissan Micra Cup, Trois-Rivières is where radio hosts Tim Hauraney (TSN) and Gabriel Gélinas (TVA) will contest in a Nissan Canada media cars. Actor Jeff Boudreault will also contest in a Total Team’s competition automobile (#220), in a Groupe Touchette’s second car. Richard Spénard and former open-wheel star Bertrand Godin will also take part. After competing in his initial competition of a array in June, Godin will be during a circle of a United Auto Team’s third automobile (#27), a array that was hold by a mythological Gilles Villeneuve and is nauseating to a lot of ardent motorsports fans, including Godin!

After participating in a city march on Thursday, Aug 11, a Nissan Micra Cup drivers will step feet on a lane a sum of 4 times. The singular use eventuality will take place on Friday from 3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. On Saturday, a subordinate eventuality will be hold between 9:35 a.m. and 10:05 a.m., followed by a initial competition during 4:15 p.m. On Sunday, a 2017 Nissan GT-R will lead a container for a start of a second competition during 11:15 a.m. After this event, a open will be invited to a front of a Nissan VIP tent for an designation eventuality with a Nissan Micra Cup drivers. 

Real time competition information and updates will be accessible on a series’ Twitter account: @micracup. In addition, a Trois-Rivières races will be webcast live on Details will be announced on a Facebook page: Coupe Nissan Micra Cup.

Overall championship standings after 10 races:

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