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2013 DMCC: Round 4 recap

Francis Tassé and Gonzalo Diaz shine in Victoriaville There were plenty of fans in Victoriaville around the specially designed track for the 4th round of the 2013 Drift Mania Canadian Championship. Day 1 allowed the drivers to get familiar with the venue, while Day 2 turned out to be a memorable show that met all…

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Portrait of a Driver: Dave Briggs

A rising North American star Ontario’s Dave Briggs is one of the rare full-time drift racers in Canada. That’s right: His only job is to spend the summer sliding across race tracks, and then search for sponsors and work with his team during the winter months. Isn’t that amazing?! Briggs has been taking on the…

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DMCC: A real smoke show in St-Eustache!

Rookie Maxim Lemoine wows the crowd Check the resultsfirst round in Montmagny, the 2013 Drift Mania Canadian Championship resumed this weekend in St-Eustache in front of thousands of enthusiastic spectators. And what a show it was! The top 8 drivers from the Pro Am Class joined professional drift racers from all over North America for…

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Portrait of a Driver: Martin Langlois

The DMCC (Drift Mania Canadian Championship) added a ProAm amateur category to its championship back in 2010 in order to ensure a steady flow of new participants. It helps new drivers test their skills against each other without breaking the bank. In general, the cars are less powerful as the drivers are competing at a…

Coverage of the 2014 Toyota Corolla launch

The 2014 Toyota Corolla, marking the 11th generation of the world’s best-selling compact car, was introduced today at the Canada Science and Technology Museum in Ottawa. First, the media in attendance played a little Q&A game highlighting the long and rich history of the Toyota Corolla, which has been manufactured in Canada since 1986. Toyota…

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Drifting season gets underway!

Despite the rain and cold temperatures in Montmagny, Quebec, there were plenty of enthusiasts on hand for the first round of the 2013 Drift Mania Canadian Championship (DMCC). On Saturday, it was practice time for both Pro and Pro Am drivers, some of whom were trying to get more familiar with a brand new car…

Analyst at Trois-Rivières Grand Prix!

After racing in Formula 1600 at the Trois-Rivières Grand Prix a couple of years ago, Marie-Laurence is the perfect candidate to analyse and comment every session and the two races of these single-seaters. On August 3rd, 4th and 5th, you will be able to hear her comments directly on the Grand Prix site or on…

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