Raceline Radio Weekend Wrap-Up, and Show Guest Schedule.
Compiled By Erik Tomas, The Raceline Radio Network. Week Of: November 8th 2020
NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series:
Last Race: Sunday November 8th: “Final 4” race, Phoenix Arizona: Eligible: Elliott, Logano, Hamlin and Keselowski. Chase Elliott had the pole, but started dead last for failing tech inspection.
But he fought back to lead a bunch, lost it to Joey Logano on the last pit stop, but got the lead back with 42 to go then cruised the rest of the way for the win to take his first CUP title in his 5th year in Cup, 31 years after his Dad Bill took his.
At 24, Elliott from Dawsonville GA is the 3rd youngest to win a championship and just the 3rd father/son combo to accomplish the feat! It’s NASCAR Cup championship # 13 for Hendrick Motorsports.
The 2020 season is now closed.
Formula One World Driving Championship:
Next Race: November 15th: Turkey.
Last Race: November 1st: Imola Italy: F-1 hasn’t raced at this track since 2006. Mercedes does it again! Yet another Merc 1-2 at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix. Career win 93, 9th of the season for Lewis Hamilton. Team mate Valtteri Bottas 2nd to secure a 7th-straight Constructors or Manufacturer’s championship for Mercedes! An F-1 first. Hamilton has now led 5 thousand career laps on his way to a 7th title. Toronto’s Nick Latifi 11th, one position out of the points, Montreal’s Lance Stroll 14th with wing damage and a botched pit stop.
Driver Points into Turkey: Hamilton leads Bottas by 85. Lewis clinches his Schumacher record-tying 7th championship if he out-scores Valtteri by 8 points in Turkey.
Next GP’s: Just 3 more! November 29th: Bahrain. December 6th: Shakir/Bahrain. December 13th: Abu Dhabi. Note: The 2020 Canadian Grand Prix Montreal was cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
NTT IndyCar Series: Season Closed.
Final IndyCar Points: Dixon wins the 2020 championship by 16 points over Josef Newgarden.
Sports Cars: IMSA:
Next Race: November 14th: Season Closer at Sebring FLA.
Last Race: November 1st: Laguna Seca CA: Winners: DPi: Montoya-Cameron ( Penske Acura ). LMP-2: Kelly-Trummer ( Oreca ), GTLM: Taylor-Garcia ( Corvette ).
Canadian Rally Championship presented by Subaru:
Remaining Rallies and the Championship officially suspended/cancelled due to Covid-19 risk.
Last Rally: 2020 Season opener: February 1st: Rallye Perce Neige, Maniwaki Quebec. Karel Karre wins for Subaru. No champion will be declared. These results will count toward career totals.
World Rally Championship:
Next Rally: November 22nd: Rally Belgium, Ypres.
Last Rally: October 11th: Rally Italy: Dani Sordo held off title rivals Thierry Neuville and Sébastien Ogier to seal back-to-back Rally Italia wins. The Spaniard, driving only his second WRC rally this year, wins by 5 seconds over Neuville for a Hyundai 1-2. Ogier’s Toyota team-mate, Elfyn Evans, retains the championship lead with just 2 rounds remaining.
Raceline Radio Show Guest Schedule for The Week of:
November 8th: 7-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson and Chip Ganassi on their new IndyCar adventure for next season, Johnson’s open wheel debut… plus and our Subaru-Raceline E-Mail Bag Trivia Contest!
November 15th: Quebec’s Louis Phillipe ( L.P ) Dumoulin on his NASCAR Canada season and his induction into The Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame… and our Subaru-Raceline E-Mail Bag Trivia Contest!
2020 Raceline Radio Network Affiliate Stations:
Most 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
Raceline Podcasts: (http://www.sportsnet.ca/590/) “Shows” – link to the audio page for Raceline Radio (http://www.sportsnet.ca/590/raceline-radio/ Listen LIVE: www.sportsnet.ca Tune In Radio: http://tunein.com/radio/Raceline-Radio-p58510/.
TSN 690 Montreal: Sunday 11 PM Eastern
Sportsnet 650 Vancouver: Sunday 11:00pm Mountain. Also in HD at 96.9 – HD 3, and on the Radioplayer Canada App.
Sportsnet 960 The FAN Calgary: Sunday 11:06 PM Mountain
TSN 1260 Edmonton: Saturday 7:00 AM Mountain
TSN 1290 Winnipeg: Friday 10 PM Central
News 95.7 Halifax: Monday 8:00 PM Atlantic
TSN 1200 Ottawa: Monday 7:06 PM Eastern
AM 800 CKLW Windsor: Sunday 8:06 PM Eastern
AM 900 CHML Hamilton: ( Co-Flagship ) Sunday 8:06 PM Eastern, HD FM at 95.3 Channel 3 and podcasted.
NEWS-TALK 610 CKTB St. Catharines-Niagara: Sunday 8:00 PM and Saturday 4:06 PM Eastern, I-Heart Radio and podcasted.
NEWS TALK 1290 CJBK London: Monday 7:06 PM and Saturday 5 PM Eastern
AM 1070 CHOK Sarnia: Sunday 8:06 PM Eastern
103.9 FM CHOK Sarnia: Sunday 8:06 PM Eastern