Fredericton, NB – (July 2, 2017) Greg Fahey (St. Stephen, NB) dominated the Canada Day 150 edition of the Cummins 150 on Sunday afternoon at Speedway 660. Fahey, in his #29 McLaughlin Roof Trusses Ltd Chevrolet, took the lead from Dylan Gosbee (Cornwall, PE) on lap 34 and never looked back. The Speedway 660 regular led by half a lap at the end of race over Gosbee and Dylan Blenkhorn (Truro, NS). Cole Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) and Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS) completed the top five.
Atlantic Tiltload Heat Races determined the starting grid for the Cummins 150 which saw Gosbee, Greg Proude (Springvale, PE) and Butcher victorious. Eventual winner, Fahey, led a total of 117 laps to take home the Linde Most Laps Led Award. The King Freight Lines Future Winner went to Devin Snell (Saint John, NB) after his career high sixth place finish. The Exide Batteries Rookie of the Race Award was taken home by Nicholas Naugle (Dartmouth, NS) after finishing in 10th place.
Blenkhorn extended his point lead on Turple by points at the Cummins 150, while Gosbee closed the gap on Turple by 12 points after a strong finish and gaining valuable bonus points by leading the first 33 laps of the race. Butcher and Proude remain in positions four and five in the overall standings.
The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is off next weekend as the drivers and teams prepare for the IWK 250 presented by Steve Lewis Auto Body taking place the following Saturday, July 15 at Riverside International Speedway. Fans will not want to miss the stars of the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour going head to head with NASCAR Legend Mark Martin. Tickets are still available, to purchase visit www.riversidespeedway.ca.
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