ACTION PACKED WEEK LINED UP FOR ATLANTIC CAT 250
(Halifax, NS –August 7, 2017) The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour and Scotia Speedworld have four exciting events lined up as part of Atlantic Cat 250 week celebrations! Fans have lots to look forward to this week as they will have an opportunity to mingle with their favourite drivers, take in a car show and some delectable eats, catch 150 laps of high octane Sportsman racing and of course it all culminates with the 18th running of the Atlantic Cat 250 on Saturday. (more…)
Proude Defends Home Turf at Lucas Oil 150 Saturday Night at Oyster Bed Speedway
(Oyster Bed Bridge, PE, Aug 5, 2017) – Greg Proude (Springvale, PE) took the lead on the opening lap of the Lucas Oil 150 for the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour at Oyster Bed Speedway and remained there most of the night for his first win of the 2017 season. Proude led 122 of the 150 laps in the race to take home the Linde Most Laps Led Award, finishing ahead of Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS), Dylan Blenkhorn (Truro, NS) and Cole Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) in a close finish at the checkered flag. Craig Slaunwhite (Terence Bay, NS) rounded out the top five, edging Kent Vincent (Crapaud, PE) for the top five finish.
PRO STOCK TOUR HEADS TO SCENIC PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND FOR LUCAS OIL 150
(Halifax, NS, Aug 1, 2017) The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is heading to Oyster Bed Speedway this Saturday, August 5th for the Lucas Oil 150. This is the only stop on Prince Edward Island this season for the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour. The Lucas Oil 150 marks race eight of twelve on the season for the Maritime based stock car racing series. Qualifying for the Lucas Oil 150 gets underway with Atlantic Tiltload Heat Races at 6:00 PM. (more…)
Food Truck Rally and Show & Shine Set for Thursday, August 10th
(Halifax, NS – July 24, 2017) – Scotia Speedworld is excited to announce their First Annual Food Truck Rally and Show & Shine. The event will be part of the Atlantic Cat 250 weekend and will take place on track at Scotia Speedworld on Thursday, August 10th from 4:00 – 10:00pm. The inaugural event will feature nine popular food trucks, antique car show & shine, beer garden, live DJ, and FanZone! Tickets for the First Annual Food Truck Rally and Show & Shine are $5.00, CAT 250 weekend pass holders will get in for free!
BLENKHORN RETURNS TO VICTORY LANE AT IRVING OIL BLENDING & PACKAGING 150
(Moncton, NB, July 22, 2017) – Dylan Blenkhorn of Truro, NS won his third race of season at the Irving Oil Blending & Packaging 150 at Petty International Raceway. Blenkhorn, the current point leader battled reigning Series champion Cole Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) from the green flag all the way to the checkers in an intense battle for the victory. Butcher came home in second, followed by Jonathan Hicken (Brudenell, PE) in his first podium finish of the season. Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS) and Exide Batteries Rookie of the Year leader Jarrett Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) edged out Shawn Pierce (Bridgewater, NS) for the fifth place at the line. (more…)
BLENKHORN TOPS ELITE FIELD, WINS HIS FIRST IWK 250
(Antigonish, NS- July 16, 2017) – Dylan Blenkhorn (Truro, NS) made a life-long dream a reality by winning the John W. Chisholm Memorial Cup at the IWK 250 at Riverside International Speedway this evening. The stacked field included drivers from six provinces and three states. Cole Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) battled Blenkhorn all the way to the checkers but came up just short. Craig Slaunwhite (Terence Bay, NS) plowed through the field during the second half of the event and finished in the final spot on the podium. Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS) and Dylan Gosbee (Cornwall, PE) completed the top five. (more…)