2020 Annual Special Awards

2020 Annual Special Awards

As well as the regular A and B Class Championship awards, special prizes were awarded at the small, intimate socials this past month. Already recognized, Connor Clubine, vice champion in B Class, also earned the B Class Rookie of the Year honours along with MK...
2020 Championship Celebrations

2020 Championship Celebrations

The Toyo Tires F1600 Championship recently held three small race shop events to acknowledge champions, distribute awards and recognize others from the series prior to closing out its 2020 campaign. Hosted by the two premier teams in F1600 racing, Britain West...
Round 5 – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, October 3/4

Round 5 – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, October 3/4

After a single weekend off, the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship Series was back at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park over the weekend to contest its fifth and final round, the Canadian Automobile Sport Clubs’ Celebration of Motorsport. Brisk fall weather welcomed 17 drivers...
Round 4 – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, September 19/20

Round 4 – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, September 19/20

Lindsay’s Triple Crown – B Class Weekend Sweep, Oliver Clubine Memorial Cup and Sets B Class Track Record The Toyo Tires F1600 Championship Series was back at its home base over the weekend as drivers and teams returned to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for...
Round 3 – Shannonville Motorsport Park, August 15/16

Round 3 – Shannonville Motorsport Park, August 15/16

The Toyo Tires F1600 Championship Series raced to its halfway point last weekend as it moved east to Shannonville Motorsport Park and the SMP Cup races. Sixteen drivers made the trek, with ten racing in A class and the remaining six in B class. Championship leader Mac...
Toyo Tires F1600 Welcomes, Snowcross Champion, Jack Polito

Toyo Tires F1600 Welcomes, Snowcross Champion, Jack Polito

As formula1600.com readers are well aware, rookie drivers arrive in the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship Series from a number of different avenues. They come from competitive karting. They come from touring cars. They come back after years away from motorsport. They even...
Round 2 – Canadian Tire Motorsports Park, July 25/26

Round 2 – Canadian Tire Motorsports Park, July 25/26

Drivers and teams in the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship Series were on familiar ground last weekend as they returned to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for the British Automobile Racing Club’s Canadian Touring Trophy Races. The second round of the 2020 championship saw...
W Series Driver, Megan Gilkes, Joins Toyo Tires F1600 Championship

W Series Driver, Megan Gilkes, Joins Toyo Tires F1600 Championship

It’s not often a newcomer to the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship Series is returning from a season of competition in Europe, but such is the case this year with 19-year-old Megan Gilkes. The rookie that starred in the opening round at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park raced...
Connor Clubine Earns Bob McCallum Scholarship Prize

Connor Clubine Earns Bob McCallum Scholarship Prize

The Toyo Tires F1600 Championship had a special award presented during opening weekend of the 2020 season as Connor Clubine was presented with the Bob McCallum Scholarship by Canadian Automobile Sports Club President Gunter Schmidt. The scholarship fund also made a...
Round 1 Review – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, July 4/5

Round 1 Review – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, July 4/5

The Toyo Tires F1600 Championship began its altered 2020 campaign over the weekend as teams and drivers converged on the freshly paved Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for the Canadian Automobile Sport Clubs – Ontario Region Trophy Races. Seventeen drivers were on...