Grand Prix of Mosport

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Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix
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United SportsCar Championship
Venue Canadian Tire Motorsport Park
Corporate sponsor Mobil 1
First race 1975
First USCC race 2014
Duration 2 hours, 45 minutes
Previous names Mosport 6 Hours, Mosport 1000, Mosport 500, Mosport Festival, Grand Prix of Mosport
Most wins (driver) Lucas Luhr (5)
Most wins (team) Audi Sport North America (6)
Most wins (manufacturer) Porsche (8)

The Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix is an annual United SportsCar Championship race held every July or August at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada.[1] It was part of the every American Le Mans Series season from 1999 to 2013, with a 2 hour 45 minute race format. Previous editions of the Grand Prix also belonged to the World Sportscar Championship and the IMSA GT Championship.

Winners[edit]

Year Drivers Team Car Distance/Duration Championship Race Title
1975 United States Hurley Haywood United States G.W. Dickinson Porsche Carrera 100 miles (160 km) IMSA GT Championship Labatt's Blue 5000 Weekend
1976 United Kingdom Jackie Oliver United Kingdom Shadow Shadow DN4 Chevrolet 200 miles (320 km) World Sports Car Championship Player's 200 Weekend
1977 Canada Ludwig Heimrath
United States Paul Miller
Canada Heimrath Racing Porsche 934/5 6 hours World Championship for Makes Molson Diamond Can-Am Trans-Am Weekend
1978
1979
Not held
1980 United Kingdom John Fitzpatrick
United Kingdom Brian Redman
United States Dick Barbour Racing/Sachs USA Porsche 935 K3/80 6 hours World Sportscar Championship
IMSA GT Championship
Molson Canadian 1000
1981 Germany Harald Grohs
Germany Rolf Stommelen
Germany Andial Meister Racing Porsche 935 K3 6 hours World Sportscar Championship
IMSA GT Championship
Molson 1000
1982 United States John Paul, Jr.
United States John Paul, Sr.
United States JLP Racing Porsche 935 JLP-3 6 hours IMSA GT Championship Labatt's 50 GT
1983 United States Bob Tullius
Canada Bill Adam
United States Group 44 Jaguar XJR-5 6 hours IMSA GT Championship Labatt's GT
1984 Belgium Jacky Ickx
Germany Jochen Mass
Germany Rothmans Porsche Porsche 956 1,000 km (620 mi) World Sportscar Championship Budweiser GT
1985 Germany Hans-Joachim Stuck
United Kingdom Derek Bell
Germany Rothmans Porsche Porsche 962C 1,000 km (620 mi) World Sportscar Championship Budweiser GT
1986
1988
Not held
1989 United States Pete Halsmer United States Roush Racing Mercury Cougar XR-7 500 km (310 mi) IMSA GT Championship (GTO/GTU/AC only) The Audi Quattro IMSA Weekend
1990 New Zealand Steve Millen United States Cunningham Racing Nissan 300ZX 300 km (190 mi) IMSA GT Championship (GTO/GTU/AAC only) The Nissan Grand Prix
1991 United States Pete Halsmer Japan Mazda Motorsports Mazda RX-7 300 km (190 mi) IMSA GT Championship (GTO/GTU/AAC only) The Nissan Grand Prix
1992 Canada Jeremy Dale United States Cunningham Racing Nissan 300ZX 2 hours IMSA GT Championship (GTS/GTO/GTU only) The Nissan Grand Prix
1993
1994
Not held
1995 United Kingdom Andy Wallace
United Kingdom James Weaver
United States Dyson Racing Riley & Scott Mk III-Ford 3 Hours IMSA GT Championship Chrysler Mosport 500
1996 United States Butch Leitzinger
United States John Paul Jr.
United States Dyson Racing Riley & Scott Mk III-Ford 3 Hours IMSA GT Championship Chrysler Mosport 500
1997 Canada Ron Fellows
United States Rob Morgan
United States Central Arkansas Racing Ferrari 333 SP 2 Hours IMSA GT Championship Mosport Festival
1998 United States Butch Leitzinger
United Kingdom James Weaver
United States Dyson Racing Riley & Scott Mk III-Ford 2 hours, 45 minutes IMSA GT Championship Mosport Festival
1999 Denmark Jan Magnussen
United States Johnny O'Connell
United States Panoz Motor Sports Panoz LMP-1 Roadster-S 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series The Grand Prix at Mosport
2000 Italy Rinaldo Capello
United Kingdom Allan McNish
Germany Audi Sport North America Audi R8 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series The globemegawheels.com Grand Prix at Mosport
2001 Germany Frank Biela
Italy Emanuele Pirro
Germany Audi Sport North America Audi R8 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Gran Turismo 3 Grand Prix at Mosport
2002 Italy Rinaldo Capello
Denmark Tom Kristensen
Germany Audi Sport North America Audi R8 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Grand Prix at Mosport sponsored by mail2web.com
2003 Germany Frank Biela
Germany Marco Werner
Germany Infineon Team Joest Audi R8 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series The Toronto Grand Prix of Mosport
2004 United States Butch Leitzinger
United Kingdom James Weaver
United States Dyson Racing MG-Lola EX257 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series The Toronto Grand Prix of Mosport
2005 United States Butch Leitzinger
United Kingdom James Weaver
United States Dyson Racing MG-Lola EX257 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Labour Day Weekend Grand Prix of Mosport
2006 Italy Rinaldo Capello
United Kingdom Allan McNish
Germany Audi Sport North America Audi R10 TDI 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 presents the Labour Day Weekend Grand Prix of Mosport
2007 Italy Rinaldo Capello
United Kingdom Allan McNish
Germany Audi Sport North America Audi R10 TDI 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport
2008 Germany Lucas Luhr
Germany Marco Werner
Germany Audi Sport North America Audi R10 TDI 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport
2009 Australia David Brabham
United States Scott Sharp
United States Patrón Highcroft Racing Acura ARX-02a 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport
2010 France Romain Dumas
Germany Klaus Graf
United States Muscle Milk Team Cytosport Porsche RS Spyder Evo 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport
2011 Germany Klaus Graf
Germany Lucas Luhr
United States Muscle Milk Aston Martin Racing Lola-Aston Martin B08/62 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport
2012 Germany Klaus Graf
Germany Lucas Luhr
United States Muscle Milk Pickett Racing HPD ARX-03a 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport
2013 Germany Klaus Graf

Germany Lucas Luhr

United States Muscle Milk Pickett Racing HPD ARX-03c 2 hours, 45 minutes American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix
2014 TBD TBD TBD 2 hours, 45 minutes United SportsCar Championship SportsCar Grand Prix

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.mosport.com/roadsched-cal.htm
  2. ^ "Mosport International Raceway". Ultimate Racing History. Retrieved 27 March 2013. 
  3. ^ "Mosport - List of Races". Racing Sports Cars. Retrieved 27 March 2013. 

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