GRAND BEND, ONTARIO (August 7, 2013) – The Pro Bike & Sled Series returns to action as part of the annual and popular Stratford Spectacular Hot August Nationals presented by Ideal Supply & NAPA Auto Parts at the Grand Bend Motorplex August 9-11.
This will be the fifth race on the six-event PBSS schedule for 2013, which is presented by Wiseco Performance Products.
Racing gets underway Friday July 9 with round one of qualifying for the PBSS, but the weekend starts Thursday, August 8 with a Fan Fest Party hosted by Boston Pizza in Stratford.
After the Friday qualifying session scheduled for 7 pm, live entertainment will be presented by Ideal Supply in the NAPA tent.
The regular weekend program continues with more qualifying Saturday August 10 at 4 and 7 pm, with eliminations scheduled to take place Sunday August 11 at 11:15 am, and 2 and 4:30 pm.
At present, Dan Cryderman of Thamesville, Ontario leads the Championship Point Award Series, followed by Ted Glinny of Milton, Ontario and Dave Vandereyken of Acton, Ontario. Marty Kuiack of Milton, Ontario is fourth, and Randy Hope is fifth.
Along with regular qualifying and elimination racing in the PBSS’s companion series the Quick 32 Sportsman Series, the quickest eight Top Dragster and Top Sportsman teams from the first two rounds of Quick 32 Sportsman Series qualifying (Friday night and Saturday afternoon) will compete in a run-off “HEADS UP” event Saturday night under the lights.
Complimentary spectator event tickets will be available at Ideal Supply & NAPA Auto Parts locations across Ontario, at businesses in Stratford and the surrounding areas, or by contacting the Pro Modified Racing Association, the Quick 32 Sportsman Series or the Pro Bike & Sled Series.
General parking is $25 per car load and weekend camping is available.
Tickets can be downloaded at http://www.pmra.ca/uploaded-content/2013/06/2013-Hot-August-Nationals-Ticket.pdf
For information about the Stratford Spectacular Hot August Nationals presented by Ideal Supply & NAPA Auto Parts at the Grand Bend Motorplex, call (519) 238-7223, visit www.grandbendmotorplex.com or www.stratfordspectacular.com
The Pro Bike & Sled Series, www.PBSS.ca, also competes with its two companion series, the Pro Modified Racing Association, www.PMRA.ca and the Quick 32 Sportsman Series, www.Quick32.ca providing fans and exciting and complete experience of drag racing action.
For more information, please contact:
Bruce F. Mehlenbacher/ Director of Operations
Telephone: (905) 772-1800 Ext. #22
Cellular: (905) 517-5345
Tim Miller/ Media Director
Telephone: (905) 870-1456