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
After getting back to victory lane last week at Brockville Speedway, Danny O'Brien returned this week with a busy weekend schedule with races at Mohawk Raceway on Friday night, Brockville Speedway on Saturday night and a 100 lap Canadian Nationals Series race at Cornwall Motor Speedway on Sunday. In addition, Danny also took part in 1000 Islands RV Customer Appreciation Day Sales on Saturday afternoon in Gananoque.
Tuesday, 21 August 2012 11:08 Published in Press Releases
PETITCODIAC, NB - The Maritime Motorsports Hall of Fame (MMHF) is hoping to incorporate a 'History of Helmets' display at their museum in the near future. The extent of the display, and its debut, will be dependent on the participation of those who have been involved in any genre of Maritime motorsports, at any time since its inception.
Tuesday, 21 August 2012 10:59 Published in Breaking News
FRASERVILLE, ON - No matter where they run, every racecar driver dreams of the thrill that comes with winning that first track championship. Bryan Mercer is in the thick of the battle for the NAPA Auto Parts ACT Late Model title at Kawartha Speedway. Heading into the most recent show on the schedule - with just 3 events remaining on the calendar - the 39 year old was just 20 points away from the top spot in the track's headline division.
Tuesday, 21 August 2012 08:00 Published in Press Releases