In this episode of the Inside Track Ontario Short Track Notebook, Spencer Lewis details several news items from last weekend as well as highlights to watch for this coming weekend. Included are updates on Chris Morrow, Kelly Balson, Stompin' Tom Walters, Billy Schwartzenburg, Dan Price, Brittney Gresel, Darin Malcolm, Mike & Dave Bradley, Lane Zardo, Brandon McFerran, Darrell Lake, Mack DeMan, Cole Powell, Thane Woodside and others.
Just heard the sad news that veteran racer / promoter Harry Macy has passed away. Don't know the details, but Harry was a great friend of motorsports. He was a longtime racer, car owner and president of the Can-Am Midget Racing Club. He was also the promoter of the winter indoor TQ and karting events at the Niagara Falls Convention Center.
DAYTONA BEACH, FL - NASCAR announced today the inductees who will comprise the 2014 class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The five-person group – the fifth in NASCAR Hall of Fame history – consists of Tim Flock, Jack Ingram, Dale Jarrett, Maurice Petty and Fireball Roberts. Next year's Induction Day is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, broadcast on Fox Sports 1 from Charlotte, N.C.
PETERBOROUGH, ON - Peterborough Speedway opened its season with an exciting lineup of racecars and stands packed with spectators for fan appreciation night. Even the first race, Heat 1 of the Battlefield Equipment Rental Four Fun, opened with excitement with Brandon Sawers-Foster's X car hitting the outside wall of turn three on the first lap, causing extensive damage.
BOWMANVILLE, ON - Sherwood Park, Alberta's Noel Dowler and the #5 EMCO/Rheem Dodge team demonstrated that hard work pays off in round number one of the 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire series this past weekend. Following months of hard work in the off season the team also dealt with adversity during the race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park and battled hard to record an eighth place finish.
The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series kicked off its 2013 season on Sunday afternoon at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. The Pinty's Presents Vortex 200 was won by Louis-Philippe Dumoulin, driving the #47 WeatherTech Canada / Bellemare Dodge.
BOWMANVILLE, ON - NASCAR Canadian Tire Series veteran J.R. Fitzpatrick set the pace for the season opening race, by setting a new qualifying track record at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park with a time of 1:23.286. The Ayr, Ont. native is a three-time winner of the historic 3.957 km road course.
PMRA Drag Racer Eric Latino walked away from a fiery crash that occured during practice for this weekend's race at Cayuga Dragway at Toronto Motorsports Park. Photos by Greg MacPherson / Inside Track Motorsport News
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- White Wins Big at TMP's Cayuga Dragway
- Greg Belyea's Early Season Struggles Continue at Brighton
- Linde Leads the Way With 'Most Laps Led' Award
- Raabe & Nadeau Earn Victories for Lafrance Performance on Victoria Day Weekend
- VARAC Rolls Into Shannonville This Weekend
- Tillsonburg Outlaws Week 3 Report
- Busy Victoria Day Weekend for Arbuthnot Racing