History of the Grand Prix in Montreal

The Montreal Grand Prix is an annually anticipated affair that attracts spectators from all over the globe. Over the course of a weekend, the streets of Canada’s City of Saints fills with race day fanatics looking to enjoy an event that’s rooted in world history. Though the very first Canadian Grand Prix dates back to 1967, the history of the...

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The Tourists Guide to Montreal during the Grand Prix Weekend

Just because you’ve traveled to Montreal for the Grand Prix doesn’t mean your entire stay has to revolve around the races. In fact, if you stuck to just Formula 1 events, you’d be doing yourself such a great disservice. Montreal may host one of the best F1 races at one of the most favored circuits in the world, but beyond race...

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The Best Looking F1 Cars of All Time

Formula 1 is an exciting sport to watch, and the racers and manufacturers have had some fun with the car designs. Here are the best looking F1 cars of all time. Formula 1 is a beautiful sport. You may not see it as F1 cars are whipping by at 250+ kpm, but those things are living mechanical sculptures. It's functional art...

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Top 5 Unbreakable Formula 1 Records

Formula 1 has been around for a while, dating back to 1946, and there have come a few records that will be difficult to break. Here are the top 5 unbreakable Formula 1 records. Since then a lot of records have been made, broken, and made again. They are something that all racers can look to as something to strive towards. All...

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The Top Manufacturers of Formula 1 Cars

Formula 1 has a long list of cars and their manufacturers that made the sport what we know it as today. Here are the top manufacturers of Formula 1 cars. Success in the Formula 1 racing world requires a solidly built car, one that's designed to reach incredible speeds and can withstand plenty of wear and tear. When a driver gets behind...

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The Top 5 Best Formula 1 Racers Ever

Formula 1 racing has a storied history of some great racers, but there are 5 all time greats that stand out. Keep reading for the top 5 formula 1 racers ever. Formula racing fans know there is nothing more exhilarating than watching a brilliant race. We replay death defying moves and winning strategies in our mind as if we were riding along...

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Montreal Grand Prix Gets Extension to 2029!

Grand prix fans rejoice, everyone’s favorite Montreal Formula one track is sticking around for another five years. The Montreal Grand Prix was confirmed for an extension of over a decade, expanding upon an already lengthy agreement. The prior extension was set to expire in 2024, but a recent agreement extended that timeframe another five years to 2029. The official announcement comes...

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Lewis Hamilton Takes the Win for the 2016 Montreal Grand Prix

At the 1:31:05 mark of the 70 lap 2016 race at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Lewish Hamilton crossed the finish to bring home a win for the United Kingdom. Hamilton, sporting the Petronas-sponsored Mercedes-AMG PU106C Hybrid, finished the race with 25 points and an average speed of 201 mph, beating out Scuderia Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel by seven points. The number...

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Spectacular Crash Videos from Montreal Grand Prix

Although Grand Prix is a very exciting sport, it’s also a dangerous one. There have been a lot of serious accidents that have resulted in injuries and even death. Some accidents don’t result in death or serious injury, but they are pretty shocking to watch. These accidents have been captured on video and they are pretty intense and shocking to watch....

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Circuit Gilles Villeneuve Track History

The Canadian Grand Prix takes place at a track that is named after one of the nation’s favorite drivers – Gilles Villeneuve. The island in the St. Lawrence Seaway wasn’t constructed with motorsports in mind. Originally built as a venue for Expo 67, the man made island Ile Notre Dame lay dormant for 9 years until it was used in the...

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