Compiled by Erik Tomas, The Raceline Radio Network. Week of: August 7thth 2022
2022 is our 30thth anniversary season!
NTT IndyCar Series:
Last race: Sunday 7th Augustth: Streets of Nashville, TN: After a 2-hour delay when thunder and lightning died down: a caution-ridden mess on a very narrow track that saw Scott Dixon score for his 2nd placend Season win with Toronto for Chip Ganassi Racing. Polesitter Scott McLaughlin was secondndDefending champion Alex Palou 3approx.
The Canadians: Not a good time in Music City for The Canadians. Neither of them ended contact. Devlin DeFrancesco scored 22ndDalton Kellett25th. Only 3 races left on the IndyCar schedule.
Points in St Louis: Will Power by 7 against Scott Dixon.
Next race: Saturday 20 Augustth: World Wide Technology Raceway (Oval). St.Louis MO. Only 3 races left on the schedule for 2022.
NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series:
Last race: Sunday 7.8th: The Michigan International Speedway Brooklyn MI. Bad weather also delayed the start here! For Stewart-Haas veteran Kevin Harvick, the wait was worth it! His first win of the season and his first win in 65 years dates back to September 2 years ago! Harvick is 59th Career win, now 10th of all time and a much needed “W” for Ford on the manufacturer side. That’s now 15 different winners in the cup this season! Bubba Wallace 2nd in Michigan, Denny Hamlin 3approx.
Richmond Cup Points: open
Next race: Sunday 14 Augustth: Richmond VA.
Formula 1 World Driving Championship: Neutral!
Next race: Sunday 28th Augustth: The Belgian Grand Prix Spa Franchorchamps.
Last race: Sunday 31 JulySt: Hungarian Grand Prix, Budapest: Max Verstappen scores unlikely win, his second in a row as Ferrari threw away another W/LeClerc with a stupider strategy! maxis 8th win of the season, 28th career. Lewis Hamilton 2ndFellow mercenary and polesitter George Russell 3approxa double podium for Mercedes in rapidly improving race cars!
Canadians in Hungary: Lance walk 11th-no points. Nick Latifi 18th.
F-1 points into the summer break: Max Verstappen’s lead over Charles LeClerc is now 80. Red Bull’s constructors’ lead over Ferrari is 97, Merc is just 30 behind Ferrari! F-1 has almost a month off now. They won’t fire again until August 28thth in Belgium! There are 10 GP’s left in the season!
IMSA sports car:
Last race: Sunday 7th Augustth: Street America, Elkhart Lake Wisconsin: 1St above all/DPi: Felipe Albuqueque/Acura. LMP-2: Ryan Dalziel/Oreca. LMP-3: Felipe Frega/Ligier. Pro: Ben Barnicoat/Lexus with Jaminet & Campbell for Pfaff Motorsports 2 from Canadand. GTD: Phillip Ellis/Mercedes.
Next race: August 28thth: Virginia International Raceway, Alton VA.
Canadian Rally Championship presented by Subaru: Neutral!
Next rally: September 8th to 10thth: Rally Defi Petite Nation, Montpellier Quebec.
Last Rally: 1st-3rd July: Rally Baie des Chaleurs, New Richmond Quebec: Cordero & Hernandez from Mexico in their Citroen C3-R by almost 5 minutes ahead of Mailloux & Pourier from Quebec in their Subaru TR-GRD.
World Rally Championship:
Last rally: August 7thth: Rally Finland: A stunner! Hyundai’s Ott Tanak beats Toyota’s Kalle Rovanpera by 6.8 seconds!
Next rally: August 18thth: Rally Belgium, Ypres.
Guest program of the Raceline Radio Show The week of:
August 7thth: Canadian Superbike points leader Ben Young returns… Warwick Patterson is back to update Subaru Presented Canadian Rally Championship… and more posts with comments for The Subaru Raceline Email Bag Contest!
August 14thth: Canadian Pfaff Motorsports IMSA GTD Team Manager Steve Bortolotti…in our Females are Fabulous series, Drag Racing/Mechanics Yvonne Potter… and The Subaru Raceline Email Bag Trivia Contest!
2022 Raceline Radio Network Affiliate Stations:
Sportsnet 590 The FAN Toronto: (co-flagship) Sundays 7am (rerun) and Monday nights at 10pm Eastern or after the post-game show for first airing. The FAN/Raceline is also available in HD FM: 92.5 Channel 3, The Radio Player Canada App, Bell Express-Vu Sat. Channel 959 broadcast and streamed live and as a podcast on the web at sportsnet.ca
Raceline Podcasts on Sportsnet 590 The FAN Toronto: (http://www.sportsnet.ca/590/) “Shows” – link to Raceline Radio audio page (http://www.sportsnet.ca/590/raceline-radio/
listen live: www.sportsnet.ca
Turn on the radio: http://tunein.com/radio/Raceline-Radio-p58510/.
TSN 690 Montreal: Tuesday 7 p.m. Eastern
Sportsnet 650 Vancouver: Monday 11pm Pacific and Saturday 6am Pacific. Also in HD at 96.9 – HD 3, the Radioplayer Canada app and as a podcast: www.sportsnet.ca/raceline-radio
Sportsnet 960 The FAN Calgary: Monday 10pm Mountain
TSN 1260 Edmonton: Saturday 7:00 a.m. Mountain
CityNews 95.7 Halifax: Monday 8 p.m. Atlantic
CityNews 101-1 FM Ottawa: Sunday 3 p.m. Eastern
CityNews 1:10 p.m. Ottawa: Sunday 3 p.m. Eastern
Global News Radio 900 CHML Hamilton: (co-flagship) Sunday 8pm Eastern, HD FM on 95.3 Channel 3 and Podcasts.
NEWS-TALK 610 CKTB St. Catharines-Niagara: Monday 11:00 p.m. Eastern and Saturday 6:00 p.m. Eastern, I-Heart Radio and Podcast.
NEWS TALK 1290 CJBK London: Saturday 5pm Eastern and Sunday 6pm Eastern and I-Heart Radio.