Compiled By Erik Tomas, The Raceline Radio Network. Week Of: November 7th 2021
NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series:
Last Race: Sunday November 7th: Season finale at Phoenix Arizona: final run of the season on the Phoenix mile in the desert: the dream season for Kyle Larson finishes the right way! From the pole his Hendrick crew makes adjustments, and with 30 to go, the crew’s 2nd-fastest pit stop of the season puts Larson in front for good- win # 10 on the season mean the 2021 NASCAR Cup championship for Kyle Larson. Truex Jr, finished 2nd, Denny Hamlin 3rd. THE NASCAR story of the year, the come-back story of the year! Kyle Larson the 2021 NASCAR Cup Champion for Hendrick Motorsports!
Next Race: 2022 Season Opener: Sunday February 20, The 64th Daytona 500, Daytona FLA.
Formula One World Driving Championship:
Last Grand Prix: Sunday November 7th: The Mexican Grand Prix, Mexico City: All done at lights-out! Max Verstappen with a brilliant move at the start to overall Bottas and Hamilton before the first turn and Max controlled the rest of it for his 9th win of the season, 3rd win in Mexico. Hamilton 2nd and the key quote, “these guys…Red Bull… are too fast for us!” Sergio Perez 3rd for the fervent Mexican fans, first Mexican driver to podium in the homeland GP! Canadians: Lance Stroll 14th starting tail after an engine change and qualifying damage. Nick Latifi 17th.
So the Points fight into Brazil on the 14th, just 4 GP’s to go: Verstappen’s drivers lead is up to 19, Mercedes’ Constructors lead over Red Bull is down to only 1 point!
Next Grand Prix: Sunday November 14th Brazilian Grand Prix, Interlagos.
NTT IndyCar Series: Season Closed.
2022 season opener: February 27th: St. Petersburg Florida. Toronto July 17th if Covid allows.
Spain’s 24 year old Alex Palou wins his first career championship for Chip Ganassi Racing in his rookie season.
Canadian’s points: Hinchclifffe: 20th, Dalton Kellett: 23rd.
Sports Cars, IMSA:
Next Race: November 13th: Road Atlanta.
Last Race: Sunday October 10th: Virginia Int’l Raceway: Virginia Int’l Raceway: second-last run of the year! GTLM winners and tops overall: Milner and Tandy in the Corvette. GTD: Ottawa’s Zach Robichon and Laurens Vanthoor in the Canadian Pfaff Motorsports Porsche the winners. 5th for Windsor’s Roman De Angelis and Ross Gunn to clinch the 2021 GTD Sprint title in the “Heart of Racing” Aston Martin!
Canadian Rally Championship presented by Subaru:
Next Rally: Rally of the Tall Pines Bancroft North of Toronto November 20th and the season-closer, The Big White Rally December 11th Kelowna BC. Just 2 more remain for the season.
Last Rally: October 23rd: Rallye Charlesvoix, La Malbaie Quebec: Marc-Andre’ Brisbois and Marie Trepanier in their Subaru WRX STi take it by 37 seconds over Jerome Mailloux and Philippe Pourier in their STi. 4 of the top-5 finishers all driving Subaru WRX STi’s!
World Rally Championship:
Next Rally: November 18th: Rally Monza. Season closer.
Last Rally: October 17th: Rally Spain: Hyundai’s Thierry Neuville with a dominant win! Elfyn Evans, 24 seconds back finishing 2nd, means the title fight goes down to a final-round shootout with his Toyota teammate, Sebastien Ogier who leads Evans by 17 points into the Monza Italy closer.
Raceline Radio Show Guest Schedule for The Week of:
November 7th: An interview in two parts with Tony Stewart, Leah Pruett and Matt Hagan on their new NHRA drag racing team for next season… plus a few more entries for The Subaru-Raceline E-Mail Bag Trivia Contest!
November 14th: Canada’s Devlin DeFrancesco, Michael Andretti and George Steinbrenner IV on their new IndyCar entry next season, an interview in two parts… plus more entries and commentary for The Subaru-Raceline E-Mail Bag Trivia Contest!
2021: Is our 29th consecutive season on the air as Canada’s National Radio Motorsport Authority!
2021 Raceline Radio Network Affiliate Stations:
Stations feature live audio streaming, podcasting and Iphone access.
Sportsnet 590 The FAN Toronto: ( Co-Flagship ) Sundays 7am (replay) and 11 PM Eastern for the primary 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, and carried live and podcasted on the Web at sportsnet.ca
Listen LIVE: www.sportsnet.ca
Tune In Radio: http://tunein.com/radio/Raceline-Radio-p58510/.
TSN 690 Montreal: Monday 9 PM Eastern or After the Game
Sportsnet 650 The FAN Vancouver: Sunday 10 PM Mountain. Also in HD at 96.9 – HD 3, and on the Radioplayer Canada App.
Sportsnet 960 The FAN Calgary: Sunday 10 PM Mountain
TSN 1260 Edmonton: Saturday 7:00 AM Mountain
CityNews 95.7 Halifax: Monday 8 PM Atlantic
CityNews 101-1 FM Ottawa: Saturday 5 PM Eastern
CityNews 1310 AM Ottawa: Saturday 5 PM Eastern
Global News Radio 900 CHML Hamilton: ( Co-Flagship ) Sunday 8 PM Eastern, HD FM at 95.3 Channel 3 and podcasted.
NEWS-TALK 610 CKTB St. Catharines-Niagara: Monday 11 PM Eastern, and Saturday 6 PM Eastern, I-Heart Radio and podcasted.
NEWS TALK 1290 CJBK London: Saturday 5 PM Eastern and Sunday 6 PM Eastern and I-Heart Radio.