IMSA WeatherTech RaceFest Roars Into Downtown Toronto

IMSA WeatherTech RaceFest Roars Into Downtown Toronto

Written by  Dave Drimmie/ CTMP Media on Wednesday, 27 June 2018 11:06

BOWMANVILLE, ON (June 27, 2018)- On Wednesday, July 4, from 5 pm to 8 pm at Yonge-Dundas Square, see the cars and meet the stars of the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix.

Exotic Prototype & High-Tech GT Race Cars on Display- Fan Meet & Greet with 10 Drivers Scheduled !

Canada’s biggest sports car race rolls into Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP), July 5-8, for the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix. Before the exotic prototypes and high-tech GT race cars hit the legendary track located just north of Bowmanville, race fans and media will get a preview of the race weekend excitement at RaceFest at Yonge-Dundas Square in the heart of downtown Toronto. RaceFest Highlights Include:

• Live Pit Stop demonstrations by the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship factory Corvette Racing GTLM team.

• IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race cars on display including Acura Team Penske prototype, JDC-Miller Motorsports prototype, Ford Chip Ganassi Racing GT, plus cars from the Continental SportsCar Challenge and the IMSA Prototype Challenge.

• Race driver appearances and autograph sessions, featuring some of the best sports car drivers in the world including 2017 WeatherTech Sportscar Championship winning driver Ricky Taylor; Corvette Racing’s Jan Magnussen, Antonio Garcia, and Oliver Gavin; Christina Nielsen – the first female driver to win a WeatherTech SportsCar Championship series title; Canadian Kyle Marcelli with teammate Austrian Dominik Baumann; Canadians Jesse Lazare and Anthony Simone; and Peruvian Rodrigo Pflucker.

• Race weekend ticket give-aways, displays and other prizes.

For further information:

Dave Drimmie 

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(416) 835-6601 

Jerry Priddle

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416-312-9491

 

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