BUMPER TO BUMPER® BACK AT RIVERSIDE WITH MULTI-YEAR CONTRACT
JAMES RIVER, NS (April 19, 2017) – A multi-year partnership between Bumper to Bumper and Riverside International Speedway will see the continuation of the Bumper to Bumper 300 branding for the annual NASCAR Pinty’s Series race at Riverside, this year set for August 19.
“Bumper to Bumper was a fantastic partner last year,” said Paul McLean, general manager for Riverside International Speedway. “We are eager to continue developing the brand of the event for and with Bumper to Bumper as we move forward into 2017 and beyond.”
NEW MARITIME MINI STOCK TOUR AT RIVERSIDE AUGUST 18
JAMES RIVER, NS (April 11, 2017) – The new MJS Holdings Ltd Maritime Mini Stock Tour will visit Riverside International Speedway on August 18. The race will be round four of eight for the series in determining its inaugural champion and will be part of the annual NASCAR weekend at Riverside.
The Mini Stock Tour idea hatched after a very popular stand-alone race at Riverside in 2016 that brought together four-cylinder racers from throughout the Maritimes. During the fall, a group of drivers formed the new series to help grow the division while at the same time creating an equal and fair rules package. The concept has been well received by competitors, promoters, and fans.
ONTARIO’S JASON HATHAWAY TO RACE TWO PRO STOCK EVENTS AT RIVERSIDE
JAMES RIVER, NS (April 5, 2017) – Jason Hathaway, a multi-time winner on the NASCAR Pinty’s Series (NPS), will enter two Parts For Trucks Pro Stock Tour events at Riverside International Speedway this year. Hathaway, from St. Thomas, Ontario, will make the trek to Riverside for the Ron MacGillivray Chev Buick GMC 150 on June 17 and the IWK 250 Presented by Steve Lewis Auto Body on July 15.
‘Cat Car for Kids’ Returns for 10th Consecutive IWK 250
JAMES RIVER, NS (March 21, 2017) – For the 10th consecutive year fans of the IWK 250 Presented by Steve Lewis Auto Body will enjoy seeing the Cat Car for Kids, a super late model race car that will be driven by this year’s celebrity driver, NASCAR legend Mark Martin.
But before the race car ever hits the track on July 15 at Riverside International Speedway it, along with Martin, will visit the IWK Health Centre in Halifax where patients and their families will spend time with Martin and be invited to sign their names and write good luck messages on the car as co-sponsors with Atlantic Cat.
PARTS FOR TRUCKS RETURNING AS TITLE SPONSOR FOR 2017 SEASON
(Halifax, NS – March 14, 2017) The Maritime Pro Stock Tour is proud to announce Parts for Trucks will return to present the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour in 2017. Parts for Trucks is the largest distributor of heavy duty truck and trailer parts in Atlantic Canada and has outlets in each of the five Maritime markets the Pro Stock Tour visits. This is the seventh consecutive season Parts for Trucks will serve as title sponsor for Canada’s best short track touring series.
AMÉRICAN-CANADIAN TOUR ANNOUNCES 2017 QUEBEC SCHEDULE
American Canadian Tour
Montréal, QC – 2017-02-13 – The American Canadian Tour is pleased to announce the 2017 Serie ACT schedule, which will feature six (6) events in the Province of Quebec, under the direction of a new management team.
Marc Patrick Roy will serve as the Managing Director for the Serie ACT in Quebec. “M.P. Roy is a familiar presence at short tracks in Quebec and the northeastern U.S., and brings a wealth of knowledge and renewed enthusiasm to his new position”, said ACT President Tom Curley. “We are delighted to have him join our team. He brings with him a strong team of officials who have been involved in ACT racing for many years, in a variety of capacities. We look forward to the 2017 Serie ACT events”, concluded Curley.