Canadian Remy Audette Third Fastest On Day One At Mosport
The 50th anniversary season continues with the start of the Vortex Brake Pads 200 Weekend at Mosport International Raceway.
All of the series' running this weekend except the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series held practice sessions on Mosport's famed road course. The F2000 Championship, Castrol Canadian Touring Car Championship and Ontario Formula Ford Championship F1600 prepared for the weekend's races.
The lone Canadian running in the F2000 Championship, Remy Audette of St-Anne des Lacs, Quebec ran the third fastest practice time today with a time of 1:21.891. It was just behind Victor Carbone and Cole Morgan who was the pace setter with a time of 1:21.676. Carbone has won three of the four races this season. Audette currently sits in ninth place in the points standing despite missing two of the four season races.
Edmonton native Stefan Rzadzinski, had the quickest practice lap time for the Ontario Formula Ford Championship at a clip of 1:28.2.
Saturday's action begins with practice and qualifying sessions in the morning. The Castrol Touring Car Championship, F2000 and Ontario Formula Ford will run the first leg of their doubleheaders Saturday afternoon. The weekend headliner, NASCAR Canadian Tire Series will hold their qualifying session in two groups to end the day.
The Vortex Brake Pads 200 is the second race of the season for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series and will run on Sunday, June 13 at 1:30 pm.