Camaro Lap at CTMP Track

Get in the driver’s seat at the Canadian Motorsport Park


It's summertime and people are eager to get outside and explore all the great things to do in YDH. But don't forget, it's still important to stay close to home while taking the opportunity to explore all the wonderful things to do in your own backyard. Don't know what's in your own backyard? Visit to re-discover some pretty cool activities all over the province while supporting your local businesses and communities.

If you are lucky enough to live in YDH (we are biased), we've got some great ideas for you to get active outside, explore your inner artist, learn something new and celebrate this awesome season...virtually or in-person. Please note that many conservation parks and trails are over capacity, so ensure you pre-book your visit or even better...step off the beaten path and find discover a new terrain to enjoy.

Remember safety is a choice you make and we look forward to seeing all visitors again soon.

Please check with all businesses for updated hours of operation, programming, COVID-19 policies, and restrictions.

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) is Canada’s largest motorsports complex. This 900+ acre, multi-track facility is located within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), north of Bowmanville, Ontario. CTMP features a 3.957 km road course; a 2.88-km advanced driver and race driver training facility with skid pad (Driver Development Centre) and a 1.4-km kart track (Kart Complex).

Want to see what it looks like behind the wheel of a Camaro!? Yeah you do! See video below for an up close look of a Camaro doing laps on the Grand Prix Circuit. Ron Fellows Driving Experience instructor Sam Fellows took out a 2019 Camaro ZL1 1LE on a cool-ish fall day, achieving a lap time of 1.28.4!

More Videos on CTMP YouTube Channel

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of a professional motorsport team? The pit crews that support the drivers and maintain the slick machines that whip around the track face enormous pressure. See article below to learn more!

Driving legend and Canadian Motorsport Hall of Famer Ron Fellows is a key player in the thriving York Durham Headwaters (YDH) racing scene. Ron is passionate about preserving the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) racetrack, and believes nothing beats the sights, sounds and energy of a car race. Interested in hearing more about Ron Fellows? Me too.

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