A launch history

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TORONTO | This is a first in the history of the F1 : the new single-seater, in particular entrusted to the young quebec driver Lance Stroll in 2019 will be presented Wednesday morning in Toronto.

Never a stable discipline-queen of the motor sport had chosen to unveil its new sports car in canadian territory.

The presentation will take place at the congress Centre in the greater Toronto area, on two days of the official opening of the international auto Show that is held there each year.

Perez also present

A new group of partners, headed by billionaire Lawrence Stroll, a father of a Lance, proceeded to the redemption of the team Force India last August.

It has been renamed the Racing Point in anticipation of the new season of the world Championship that begins march 17 in Melbourne, Australia.

The launch, to which are invited, in addition to the two pilots of the stables, Stroll and the Mexican Sergio Perez, many guests and dignitaries, will take place at 10 a.m. at the Theatre John Bassett.

Lecours in the canadian Pantheon

It has been one of the journalists the most frequent on the stage of the sport of motor racing in Quebec for a period of thirty years and his contribution has been rewarded.

The nomination of Pierre Lecours, has been chosen by the Pantheon of motorsport, the canadian, who will announce Wednesday its list of the top 10 journalists inducted in the presence of the legendary Mario Andretti.

Our ex-colleague of the Journal de Montréal is the only Quebec to see his name listed in this new category.

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Drivers also

It will join many representatives of the Beautiful Province that have made their input over the years in the group of drivers, including Gilles Villeneuve, his brother Jacques, his son, Jacques, and Jean-Paul Cabana, Richard Spénard, Alexandre Tagliani and between other Antoine L Estage.

Very limited in his movements, after having suffered a STROKE six years ago, Pierre Lecours should be represented by his eldest daughter Melanie, who lives in the Toronto area on the occasion of the official ceremony of inauguration scheduled for next fall in the Queen City.

 

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