BOWMANVILLE, ON (May 16, 2019)- Simon Dion-Viens will be on the track this weekend for the first race of the 2019 NASCAR Pinty’s Series season. The event will take place on the very fast circuit of Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, located in the suburbs of Toronto.
The Kamouraska native will be driving the no.37 car of Jacombs Racing team under the colors of Castrol Canada, in collaboration with Bestbuy Auto Parts, Rousseau Metal Inc. and Impact Ford.
“All members of my race team and I can’t wait to get back on track. I had the chance to conclude excellent partnership agreements over the winter and participated in several promotional events for my sponsors. I’m ready now to get back behind the wheel”, says Dion-Viens with great enthusiasm. I can’t wait to compete with the best Canadian stock car drivers and I know it will be very competitive as always in NASCAR Pinty’s but we are ready,” explains Dion-Viens.
Dion-Viens is approaching this new season with a lot of optimism; “I’m lucky to have great teammates and partners. During the season, my goal is to be able to ride at the forefront among the best drivers in the series. For this weekend, I am very confident the no.37 Castrol Canada, Bestbuy Pièces d’auto / Rousseau Metal / Impact Ford will be fast and competitive.”
The action will begin this Saturday, May 18 at 11:55 for practice. The qualification will take place at 5:15pm and the green flag will be waved on May 19 at 1:30pm. Note that the race will be broadcast on TSN and RDS.
Simon Dion-Viens would like to thank his main partners: Castrol Canada, BestBuy Auto Parts, Rousseau Metal, Impact Ford, The Trois-Rivières Grand Prix, Rémi Charest Enterprises, Luc Moreau Construction, Jerry Hall Design and OMP.
You can follow the activities of the race team and Simon Dion-Viens on Facebook / Instagram @sdvautosport
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