Mark Boudreau

A Ferrari Challenge Primer

A Ferrari Challenge Primer

Every year I attend the Canadian Grand Prix. It is the official start of summer for me and my friends that I attend with and we are there for the whole weekend. While I do conduct Motorsport Prospects-related business on the Friday, we make sure to watch all the support series racing from the earliest … Read more

New Team Brazil Scholarship Announced for Young Race Drivers

Team Brazil Scholarship logo

Joining with the similarly styled scholarships of Team USA and Team Canada, a new Team Brazil scholarship has been announced for 2021. To get more details I talked to Luke Cooper of Swift Cooper racing to get some details on the program. What are the eligibility requirements? The driver must be of Brazilian nationality, aged … Read more

Going Radical Racing with Group A Racing

Going Radical Racing with Group A Racing

There are numerous racing series available around the world to interest the racing driver whether they are just out of karting, a club racer or a gentleman driver. One racing series that is growing from strength to strength are the various Radical Cups that use race cars from Radical Sportscars. I spoke with Jonathan Scarallo, … Read more

Motorsport Prospects Featured on the Podcast Cars Yeah!

Motorsport Prospects Featured on the Podcast Cars Yeah!

I am happy and humbled to have been featured on Mark Greene’s great car oriented podcast Cars Yeah. You can listen in to the podcast on Cars Yeah, iTunes, Spotify, YouTube, Alexa TuneIn, Stitcher and over a dozen other major mobile podcast apps.   It was a lot of fun and I enjoyed talking about my plans and goals for … Read more

Introducing Road to Racing, a Potential Game Changer for Young Canadian Racing Drivers

Introducing Road to Racing, a Potential Game Changer for Young Canadian Racing Drivers

Canada is geographically a large country with a relatively small population, yet it has still managed to produce its fair share of great race car drivers. From the legendary Gilles Villeneuve and his son Jacques to Paul Tracy, James Hinchcliffe, Robert Wickens, Bruno Spengler, Patrick Carpentier, Alex Tagliani, Scott Goodyear and Greg Moore (trust me … Read more

A Look Back at 2020 on the Motorsport Prospects Blog So Far

A Look Back at 2020 on the Motorsport Prospects Blog So Far

To say that 2020 has been a challenge is an understatement. Tragic, confusing, frustrating and solemn are just some of the words that can be used to describe the weirdest year in memory but that does not mean that it has been without some triumphs and progress. Society as a whole and racing in particular … Read more

A Look at the Formula E Racing Documentary “And We Go Green” and Sustainability in Motorsport

A Look at the Formula E Racing Documentary “And We Go Green” and Sustainability in Motorsport

I just finished watching “And We Go Green,” the documentary about Season 4 of the Formula E championship and I thought I would post a few words. I don’t normally write film reviews on Motorsport Prospects but as the film deals with sustainability in motorsport, a topic that will be covered on the blog in … Read more

Motorsport Prospects on the MotiV8 Training Motorsport Coaching Podcast

Motorsport Prospects on the MotiV8 Training Motorsport Coaching Podcast

I was recently a guest on the extremely informative Motorsport Coaching podcast presented by MotiV8 Training. In the podcast I talk about the mission of Motorsport Prospects, why I am doing it and why drivers should check it out. You can download the podcast on all the popular podcasting services including Apple Podcasts here. Enjoy … Read more

Sports Prototypes, the Future of Motorsport and Running a Motorsport Business in the Age of COVID-19 – An Interview with Jesse Gröse of Von Gröse Motorsport Management

Sports Prototypes, the Future of Motorsport and Running a Motorsport Business in the Age of COVID-19 - An Interview with Jesse Gröse of Von Gröse Motorsport Management

As we enter into an extended period of lock-down due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, its impact is being felt not only on our health but in our economy and businesses large and small are feeling the effects. In motorsport, racing teams large and small are not immune. When there is no racing there is … Read more

Motorsport Prospects has launched a Motorsport Events page

Motorsport Prospects has launched a Motorsport Events page

I have just launched an Events page on Motorsport Prospects. With the current enforced shutdown of racing there are a lot of great driver-development and business of motorsport webinars available that would be of interest to a lot of drivers worldwide. With Motorsport Prospects growing its page views month over month, I thought it would … Read more

Be Safe and Be Nice During These Difficult Times

Be Safe and Be Nice During These Difficult Times

We are facing difficult and unprecedented times with the COVID-19 pandemic as regular life has ground to a halt, or at least an enforced pause. Motorsport along with other let’s face it, non-essential activities have been postponed and we are all searching for answers while hoping that “normality” will return as soon as possible. With … Read more

Racing is Racing – Motorsport is Not Doomed

Racing is Racing – Motorsport is Not Doomed

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” Winston Churchill Over the weekend as I was watching three distinctly different motorsport events it got me thinking about the change that the sport is going through and what the future holds for it. My conclusion may buck the … Read more

In Conversation with F1600 Team Owner Brian Graham of Brian Graham Racing

In Conversation with F1600 Team Owner Brian Graham of Brian Graham Racing

Brian Graham, one of the most successful team owners in Canadian motorsport with a roster of alumni that have raced with his Brian Graham Racing team is a man who you could forgive for bragging. He has literally “been there, done that” and has the championships to prove it. But as I sat down to … Read more

In Conversation with Motorsport Physical Trainer Stewart Wild

In Conversation with Motorsport Physical Trainer Stewart Wild

As you know from the digital pages of the Motorsport Prospects blog, I have stressed the importance of physical conditioning for race drivers from the very beginning. Being in peak physical condition is a necessity to compete at your highest possible level, it enables you to react better to what is going on while on … Read more