RIVER GLADE, NB (August 24, 2012) - With his win in Friday's Jones Auto Body Twin 75s at Petty International Raceway, Russell Smith Jr. will become the 30th different driver to have his name etched on the illustrious River Glade International winner's cup. Smith beat Chris Reid (second) and Cal Hatfield (third) to the finish line with a 2.32-second margin of victory.
Monday, 27 August 2012 13:48 Published in Results & Points
St-Croix, QC – Eight-time American Canadian Tour Champion Brian Hoar of Williston, VT outdueled Quebec’s Jean-François Déry for his third straight Can-Am 200 win at Circuit Riverside Speedway on Saturday, August 25. Hoar and Déry ran nose to tail with Déry out front for the majority of the event as the two lapped all but the top nine cars.
Monday, 27 August 2012 13:31 Published in Results & Points
CHATHAM, ON - Saturday night's feature winners took four different routes to the Winner's Circle at South Buxton Raceway. Merlin's Eren Vanderiviere led all 25 laps to win the Len Bryden memorial race for his seventh Windride Transportation Sport Stocks feature of the season
Monday, 27 August 2012 13:04 Published in Results & Points
THOROLD, ON - Last Season on the day Bill Willard Senior would have turned 94 - his great grandson Cody McPherson won the annual Sterling Silver Award at Merrittville Speedway, an award established by former racer Ken Walsh honoring the racing pioneer.
Friday, 24 August 2012 12:18 Published in Press Releases
SYRACUSE, NY - As the stretch drive begins for the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints, a very important three event weekend awaits up in the province of Quebec. Full point events at Autodrome Granby and Le RPM Speedway on Friday and Saturday will be followed by the first ever wingless challenge back at RPM on Sunday.
Thursday, 23 August 2012 11:23 Published in Press Releases
HALIFAX, NS - The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour will make its second and final visit of the season to Petty International Raceway this Saturday for the Irving Max1-150.The ¼ mile oval, located just outside of Moncton in River Glade, NB will host the extended distance event, which marks round 11 of 12 for the popular regional touring series.
Thursday, 23 August 2012 11:16 Published in Press Releases
BARRIE, ON – Yet another gorgeous late summer evening was the backdrop on Aug. 21 at Barrie Speedway. And after losing last week's card to Mother Nature, the drivers would all come to the track with a little extra 'pep' in their step on All Wildlife Removal Night, as the cooler temperatures in the air produced many close finishes throughout all three divisions.
Wednesday, 22 August 2012 13:33 Published in Results & Points
BOWMANVILLE, ON - After a weekend off, the action was electric on the half-mile oval this past weekend, which was fitting since Roy Nichols Chevrolet had a brand new 2012 Chevy Volt on display. As well, the night of action on the oval fit in well with sponsor Roka TIM-BR Mart as many of the speedway’s drivers were looking to build on their championship hopes as the 2012 season winds to a close at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. The Ontario Legends returned to the oval, running aside a full card of Late Models, the Bob’s Towing Thunder Cars and the Lucas Oil Pure Stocks.
Wednesday, 22 August 2012 13:22 Published in Results & Points
FRASERVILLE, ON - This year marks the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812, but history could be made at Kawartha Speedway, with nearly the entire field in the running for the Hasiuk Trailer and Container Rental Mini Stock title.
Tuesday, 21 August 2012 12:27 Published in Press Releases