@CTMPOfficial • #NCATS • #NASCAR • @cdnsuperbike • @ChryslerCanada • @CanadianTire • BOWMANVILLE, ON – Featuring the best variety of racing in the country, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park has confirmed its 2015 major event schedule, headlined by the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, July 9-12 and the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, August 28-30.
“We look forward to welcoming back the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series as well as the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship,” said Myles Brandt, President and General Manager at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. “With two highly successful truck races now in the books, and both featuring great racing and unbelievable finishes, we can’t wait to see what the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 250 will bring.
We’re thrilled to be able to provide fans of Canadian Tire Motorsport Park with a wide range of events and an unmatched variety to suit everyone’s taste. We’ve got everything from open-wheel, prototypes, sports cars, vintage race cars to motorcycles.”
NASCAR’s Truck Series is returning to CTMP in 2015
The Castrol presents the Victoria Day SpeedFest Weekend will get Canadian Tire Motorsport Park’s 55th racing season underway, May 15-17, with the thundering stock cars of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series and the Pirelli World Challenge Championship (all seven classes) highlighting the unofficial kick-off to the summer. Also in action is the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin, Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Continental Tire and the Canadian SuperCar Series.
The Canadian Historic Grand Prix, featuring beautifully restored race cars from the past 50+ years of motorsport will take to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park’s legendary circuit on June 19-21. The Historic Formula Fords will headline the action.
Canada’s biggest sports car race of the year, the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix presented by Hawk Performance, will showcase the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship on July 9-12. Many of the top sports car drivers in the world will be joined by other top Series such as the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, Cooper Tire Prototype Lites, Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama and the SCCA Pro Racing Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich.
Canada’s top motorcycle riders will return on August 14-16 for the Canadian Superbike Doubleheader Weekend. National classes such as Mopar Pro Superbike, Pro Sport Bike, Amateur Superbike, Amateur Sport Bike and the Honda CBR250R Series will all be on track for the country’s biggest motorcycle race of the year.
The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series, the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin and the Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Continental Tire will join the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the final major event of the season (August 28-30), one week before the Labour Day long weekend.
“Our schedule will proudly showcase Canada’s top programs such as the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series, Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin, Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Continental Tire, Canadian SuperCar Series and the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship.”
For more information or to purchase tickets and holiday gift certificates, call the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park Hotline at 1-800-866-1072 (Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm ET), visit online at www.canadiantiremotorsportpark.com, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2015 Major Event Schedule
May 15-17 Castrol presents Victoria Day SpeedFest Weekend
NASCAR Canadian Tire Series; Pirelli World Challenge (GT/GT-A/GT Cup, GTS, TC/TCA/TCB); Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin; Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Continental Tire; Canadian SuperCar Series
June 19-21 Canadian Historic Grand Prix
Historic Formula Ford; MG & Triumph Challenge; Regular classes include Historic & Vintage Production; Sports Racers; Group 70+; Open Wheel
July 9-12 Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix presented by Hawk Performance
TUDOR United SportsCar Championship; Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge; Cooper Tires Prototype Lites; Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama; Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich
Aug. 14-16 Superbike Doubleheader Weekend
Mopar Pro Superbike; Pro Sport Bike; Amateur Superbike; Amateur Sport Bike; Honda CBR250R Series; BMW Motorrad Days
Aug. 28-30 Chevrolet Silverado 250
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series; NASCAR Canadian Tire Series; Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin; Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Continental Tire
From Ryan Chalmers, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park