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Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama

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Robichon Climbs North American Porsche Motorsport Pyramid

One of the primary goals of both the North American Porsche Motorsport Pyramid and the North American Porsche Young Driver Academy (PYDA) is to offer young talent the tools and a step-by-step plan to work from novice to professional in the auto racing. Few have made that progression is cleanly and as successfully as Canadian … Continue reading

After Record-Breaking Year, De Angelis Hopes to Continue Trend of Previous Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Champions

Following a busy IMSA season that consisted of two season-long championships plus a podium finish at the prestigious Rolex 24 At Daytona in January, one would think Roman De Angelis earned some time to relax. But it’s that success that had the 18-year-old racing once again just two weekends ago. After scoring 22 wins in … Continue reading

De Angelis First to Win Both North American Porsche Cup Challenges in Same Year

Roman De Angelis recorded an impressive 22 victories out of 28 races in 2019, split between the two premier Porsche one-make race series in North America. In the process, the 18-year-old Canadian became the first driver in the nine-year combined history to win Platinum class championships in both IMSA-sanctioned Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by … Continue reading

Thrilling Pass for Lead in Final Minutes Rewards De Angelis With Final Win of Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada Season

It was the perfect ending to a perfect season on Sunday for Roman De Angelis in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama. In the final race of the year at Circuit Mont-Tremblant, De Angelis started second on the grid in his No. 79 Mark Motors Racing Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race car to Parker … Continue reading

De Angelis Clinches Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada Championship with Race 1 Win at Circuit Mont-Tremblant

With the drop of the green flag on Saturday’s Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama race at Circuit Mont-Tremblant, 18-year-old Roman De Angelis earned his first Platinum class championship in the series. Driving the No. 79 Mark Motors Racing Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race car, De Angelis only had to start the race to … Continue reading

Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada – Friday Notebook from Circuit Mont-Tremblant

Two practice sessions on Friday kicked off the season finale weekend for Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama at Circuit Mont-Tremblant. Lap times were infinitely quicker in the 45-minute afternoon practice session after heavy fog and chilly conditions plagued Practice 1. Roman De Angelis led the way in both sessions in his No. 79 … Continue reading

Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada Drivers Welcome Return to Mont-Tremblant for Season Finale

After a six-year hiatus, Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama is returning to the scenic hills of Mont-Tremblant. The 2.65-mile circuit in Québec hosts its annual Fall Classic event this weekend, is headlined by the Porsche one-make series this year. The last time GT3 Cup Challenge Canada visited Mont Tremblant was in 2012 and … Continue reading

Caution-Filled Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Race Gives De Angelis Weekend Sweep at Road America

It was a clear Sunday morning for sports car fans at Road America, but teams and drivers in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama experienced a chaotic Race 2 to wrap up the weekend’s doubleheader in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. A full-course caution on Lap 1 as the 45-minute race started was followed by several … Continue reading

De Angelis Continues Winning Ways in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge at Road America

It was a familiar refrain in Saturday’s first race of a weekend doubleheader at Road America for Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama, as 18-year-old Canadian Roman De Angelis started the No. 79 Kelly-Moss Road and Race Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car from the pole position and led every lap en route to the victory. … Continue reading

De Angelis Captures Porsche GT3 Cup Pole Position at Road America

Considering the manner in which he has dominated Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama competition in both the USA and Canada this season, it would surprise many to know Roman De Angelis was uncertain on his chances for qualifying Friday at Road America in the combined series event. He shouldn’t have been. DeAngelis won the … Continue reading