THOROLD, ONTARIO (September 11, 2021) … Jordan Poirier from St. Mathieu-de-Beloeil, Quebec won his third Knights of Thunder 360 Sprint Car Series race at Merrittville Speedway in 2021. Brad Rouse from Fort Erie won his third Sportsman feature of the season in the Western Region event for the Sportsman Super DIRTcar Series. Dave Bailey from Hagersville won the Duel on the Dirt finale for the Stocks. It was Bailey’s eighth win of the season. Anthony Kelly from Niagara Falls won his first 4 Cylinder feature of the season in their Duel on the Dirt finale. Tyler Winger from Fort Erie won his third Mod Lite feature of the season and second in a row. Dustin Duga from Welland, Ontario won his fifth V6 feature of the season.
The Speedway will welcome fans back in the stands Sunday, September 12 as Tim Hortons presents Wreckfest 2021. Gates will open at 11 am and the show will begin at 1 pm. Wreckfest features the 100-lap $5000 to win Enduro plus more.
Racing returns on Friday, September 17 as the Burger Barn will present the Knights of Thunder 360 Sprints, Action Sprint Tour, plus Hoosier Stocks and Mini Stocks.
Knights of Thunder 360 Sprint Cars: JORDAN POIRIER, Liam Martin, Mikey Kruchka, Glenn Styres, Josh Hansen
Sportsman: BRAD ROUSE, Ryan Ferri, Cody McPherson, James Friesen, Greg Panunte
Stocks: DAVE BAILEY, Kraig Handley, Christopher Hale, Ken Sargent, Clinton Nicholls
4 Cylinders: ANTHONY KELLY, Kenny Hair, Austyn Werstroh, Tony Kelly, Fabio Olivieri
Mod Lites: TYLER WINGER, Brent Begolo, Sean Iftody, Randy Giroux, RJ Pietz
V6: DUSTIN DUGA, Jordan Fidler, Rick Beales, Josh Dmytrow, Tina Ronning
Report from Steve Petty