Milverton, ON – Thursday, June 23, 2022 – Event number four on the thirteen race 2022 NASCAR Pinty’s Series schedule takes place this Saturday June 25th at Eastbound International Speedway in Avondale, Newfoundland & Labrador. This event marks a first for the series and drivers, having never been to this ⅜-mile oval before.
Our dedicated truck drivers already began their long journey with the haulers, leaving Monday and heading to Sydney, Nova Scotia where they will catch the ferry to Newfoundland.
Going into the race weekend 22 Racing drivers Treyten Lapcevich sits eighth in the points standings and Alex Tagliani is tied for first with Kevin Lacroix.
Coming off a fifth-place finish at Autodrome Chaudière, Alex Tagliani is still digging for his first first-place finish of the 2022 season. His experience and adaptability are sure to come into play for the driver of the No. 18 Viagra / St Hubert Chevrolet Camaro as he tackles this new track.
After an unfortunate mechanical issue made Treyten Lapcevich unable to finish the race at Autodrome Chaudière, the driver of the No. 20 RGC / Qwick Wick / FBM Chevrolet Camaro is eager to bounce back in Newfoundland! His oval racing background and resilience are sure to contribute to some strong results this weekend.
Raceday kicks off with practice at 10:45 a.m. NST, followed by qualifying taking place at 3:25 p.m. NST (1:55 p.m. EST). The PRO•LINE 225 presented by QwickWick will go green at 4:30 p.m. NST (3:00 p.m. EST). The race will be 225 laps, with a planned pit stop at the halfway mark.
Tune in to TSN.ca to watch the PRO•LINE 225 presented by QwickWick streamed LIVE.
This season the NASCAR Pinty’s Series races on oval tracks and road courses in Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Alberta, and Saskatchewan. For more information and updates throughout the season, please visit www.22racing.ca and NASCAR.ca.
For the complete 2022 Pinty’s Series Schedule please visit https://www.nascar.ca/schedule/
About 22 Racing:
22 Racing is owned by Four-Time NASCAR Pinty’s Series Champion and Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame Inductee Scott Steckly. 22 Racing provides highly competitive race cars built in their world-class 7,500 square foot Milverton-based facility and maintained by a team of highly experienced crew members. 22 Racing offers turnkey solutions that range from research and development, construction, testing, logistics to marketing support.
Visit 22racing.ca for additional details and a list of previous notable drivers the team has prepared cars for.
From 22 Racing Media