In the August 22nd edition of Spencer Lewis’ Short Track Notebook, we talk to Grisdale Triple Crown champion Matt Pritiko, Ohsweken Speedway Crate Sprint Car competitor Davey Boughton, OSCAAR Modified Tour competitor Matt Barton and former ALSTAR Super Series winner Tim Ellis.
Former road course standout – turned Pro Late Model front-runner – Matt Pritiko recently captured the 2014 Grisdale Triple Crown championship at Flamboro Speedway. The London, ON driver managed a pair of victories in Rounds 1 and 2, before sewing up his title run with a 3rd place finish in the final installment of the 3-race mini-series. The championship marks Pritiko’s first in a Pro Late Model, and we asked his thoughts post-race about his run in the Triple Crown and his aspirations towards the Delaware Speedway weekly championship. Click here for the video and follow Matt on Twitter @MattPritiko.
We recently caught up with Ohsweken Speedway Crate Sprint Car racer Davey Boughton. The former Mini Stock winner talks about the transition into racing a Sprint Car, the current state of the Mini Stock division at Ohsweken and more. Click here for the video.
Multi-time ALSTAR Super Series winner Tim Ellis recently made his return to Late Model competition at Sauble Speedway. The veteran debuted a newly-built Brian MacDonald chassis detailed his intentions to run a full schedule at Sauble in 2015. Click here to see the 1 on 1 interview, in which Tim speaks about his new chassis, his return to competition and his time spent away from the sport after the conclusion of the ALSTAR Tour.
‘The New Hamburg Nightmare’ Matt Barton recently took the time to chat with us about the third year of the OSCAAR Modified Tour, his plans for the 2014 season and his MDB Racecars ride. Click here for the video interview and follow Matt on Twitter @Matt_Barton2.
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