Champain Illinios, Bell Racing back with Teixeira for 2015 July 10 2015 Bell Racing Company will be returning with the 20 year old Canadian pilot for 2015 with the McHappy Day helmet Contest. The relationship between Bell and Teixeira began in 2013 for the Ronald McDonald Charity McHappy Day Event. Bell Racing continues their support of the young driver for the third year in a row. "It’s a pleasure to have Bell Racing with us for a third consecutive year. Each year the helmet
On Wednesday August 6, 2014 Teixeira and his Lombardi Honda Racing Team arrived in Trois-Rivières, Quebec for the historic Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres (GP3R). Early on the weather wasn’t in cooperation, as it rained during the practice and qualifying sessions. Teixeira had never driven his Lombardi Honda Fit on the new street circuit or in wet conditions, leaving Teixeira and his team to make adjustments to the on the go. During qualifying the two Honda Fits’ appeared to str
Rui Teixeira is currently tied for second place in the battle for the B-Spec point’s lead in the Canadian Touring Car Championship. As the youngest driver in the CTCC and this being his first season taking on B-Spec touring cars, this young Canadian is showing he has got the mettle to compete. After eleven years racing karts – he got his first kart at the tender age of seven – Teixeira has taken on the CTCC B-Spec class as the next stepping stone to reaching his dreams of bei
Virtual CTCC round 3 Barcelona, ES Lombardi Honda Racing Twitter: @oficialrui GT: XPR Rooster Testing: Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to test for Catalunya as much as I was hoping for. With the busy week coming off Road Atlanta and doing some things for real CTCC I found myself on race day without any practice. Qualifying: I had no testing heading into the event, I had no idea what would be necessary to qualify in A or B lobby as well. I had also learned qualifying at Infineon
Virtual CTCC Round 1 Infineon, CA Twitter: @oficialrui GT: XPR Rooster Preparation: The Virtual Canadian Touring Car Championship idea was floating around for a few weeks within the team and looked to be a real challenge for builds. After a few phone calls between myself and series president John Bondar, the idea seemed to be becoming a reality. The guys over at XPLR.com worked really hard to find the right builds making sure all B-Spec and Super Touring cars would be equal.
Montreal, QC June 4 2013 Teixeira and the Lombardi Honda Fit took to the Montreal facility of Icar. This would be Teixeira's first chance to really to push his new Canadian Touring Car Championship B-spec ride. After coming off a severe right ankle injury just a few weeks before the test it would be interesting to see how he handled his transition from karting to cars. "It was my first time driving with a roof over my head and thankfully the hardest part of the test was the d