Posted : May 5, 2021
Our blog is chock full of great ideas for fun things to see and do in York Durham and Headwaters. We are always adding new content and updating old posts, but sometimes you might stumble upon something from our vault. If this article has inspired you to hit the road, be sure to double-check that the featured stops in this post are still welcoming visitors.
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!
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.