BRIGHTON – Brighton Speedway is excited to launch its thrilling 2014 weekly racing schedule in association with the 8th annual Canadian Motorsports Expo (CME).
Brighton Speedway will host a booth at the CME this weekend from Feb. 7-9 at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ont. featuring Charlie Sandercock’s No. 57 Pro Late Model.
Racing will begin every Saturday night at 7:00pm in 2014, with spectator gates opening at 5:30pm so fans can grab their favourite spot on the front straightaway before the drop of the green flag.
Weekly stock car action will once again feature five divisions in 2014. The Vanderlaan Building Supplies UMP DIRTcar Pro Late Models return as the track’s top division. The OilGARD Anti-Rust Canadian Modifieds, Brighton Automotive Pro Stocks, Bill’s Johns Comp 4’s, and Quinte Septic Stingers will be regulars at the 1/3-mile clay oval as well.
Monster Energy and Kellogg Canada opening night kicks off on May 3, beginning with the Parade of Champions through downtown Brighton at 3:00pm. Champions #57 Charlie Sandercock, #33 Ryan Scott, #72 Doug Anderson, #43 Tom Vance, and #19 Del MacGregor will all drive down the city streets in their respective racecars. Admission to the season opening race is just $2 with the donation of a non-perishable food item to contribute the Brighton Fare Share Food Bank.
The always-popular Workman’s OK Tire School Bus races will take place on June 7. The Gord’s Water Vantastics will take to the dirt on June 29, July 26, and Aug. 22.
June 29 will see the TUSA Canada East Mod Lites come to town for their only stop in 2014. The Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Car Club will compete twice at Brighton this year on June 21 and July 26.
The Ultramar CST Labour Day Classic Weekend will once again be one of the track’s premier events. The Southern Ontario Sprints will make six visits to Brighton in 2014, including a pair of races on Labour Day weekend. Each of Brighton’s regular divisions is on tap throughout the weekend as well. The SOS will make their 2014 debut at Brighton on May 17.
The Danny Reid Memorial and the 4th annual 50-lap McDougall Insurance & Financial Great Crate Race will run on Sept. 6 and feature the best Pro Late Model drivers in the North East.
The track will close out its racing season once again with the Cool 100 Applefest Shootout Weekend on Sept. 19 & 20. Friday night features the Lucas Oil, Coca-Cola Mr. DIRT Sportsman 25-lap main event and the Vintage Car Series. Saturday’s main event will shine the spotlight on the stars of the DIRTcar 358-Modified series in the Imagefactor.ca Mr. DIRT 100-lap feature.
The final event of the year at the speedway will be the Eve of Destruction on Sunday, Sept. 28.
For more information on this year’s schedule of events, visit www.brightonspeedway.com or call 1(866) 681-1102.
2014 Brighton Speedway Race Schedule
All start times 7:00pm (unless otherwise indicated). Spectator gate opens 90 minutes prior to start time. Schedule subject to change.
LM = Pro Late Models, CM = Canadian Modified, PS = Pro Stock, C4 = Comp 4, ST = Stinger
SAT MAY 03 3:00 PM Parade of Champions through downtown Brighton in Support of the
Brighton Fare Share Food Bank
7:00 PM Monster Energy & Kellogg Belleville Season Opener ($2.00 Admission with Non Perishable Food Donation) Featuring LM, CM, PS, C4
SAT MAY 10 7:00 PM PartSource presents Dollar Dog Night Featuring LM, CM, PS, C4, ST plus
the Comp 4 ABC Taxi Triple Crown Race 1
SAT MAY 17 7:00 PM NOCO Fuels & ROCK 107 presents the Sanderson Tire & Automotive
Southern Ontario Sprints and the 4th Annual Chili Contest. Also featuring
LM, PS, C4 plus the Pro Stock Larry’s Towing Triple Crown Race 1
SAT MAY 24 7:00 PM Campbellford Chrysler presents LM, CM, PS, C4, ST plus the Comp 4
SAT MAY 31 7:00 PM Dibbits Excavating presents Fan Appreciation and Spectator One On One
also featuring LM, CM, PS, C4 plus the Canadian Modified RONA Trenton Triple Crown Race 1
SAT JUN 07 7:00 PM Lange & Fetter Ford presents the Workman’s OK Tire& Auto School Bus
Races featuring LM, CM, PS, C4, ST plus the Comp 4 ABC Taxi Triple
Crown Race 2
SAT JUN 14 7:00 PM Vanderlaan Building Supplies presents the Sanderson Tire & Automotive
Southern Ontario Sprints featuring the SOS, LM, CM, C4 plus the Canadian Modified RONA Trenton Triple Crown Race 2
SAT JUN 21 7:00 PM Hotch’s Auto Parts presents the Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Car Club
featuring LM, CM, PS, C4, ST plus Pro Stock Mechanics Race
SAT JUN 29 7:00 PM Deerhaven Farm & Garden presents the TUSA Canada East Mod Lites
and Gord’s Water Vantastics featuring LM, CM, PS, C4 plus the Pro Stock Larry’s Towing Triple Crown Race 2
SAT JUL 05 7:00 PM Brighton Automotive and Mystical Distributing present the Canada Day
Championships and Awards (Time Trials at 5:00 PM) featuring LM, CM, PS, C4, ST
SAT JUL 12 7:00 PM Electro Cables and VanZuylen Tire & Alighnment presents the Sanderson
Tire & Automotive Southern Ontario Sprints featuring as well the SOS, LM, CM, PS, and Larry’s Towing Spectator 1 on 1 plus Comp 4 ABC Taxi Triple Crown Race 3
SAT JUL 19 7:00 PM Mark Heating and Cooling presents our Salute to the Forces Night
featuring LM, CM, PS, C4, ST plus Canadian Modified Mechanics Race
SAT JUL 26 7:00 PM Owasco RV presents the Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Car Club
featuring the LM, CM, PS, C4 and Gord’s Water Vantastics plus Larry’s Towing Triple Crown Race 3
SAT AUG 02 7:00 PM Summer Smash Monster Trucks Instigator and Backdraft featuring LM,
CM, PS, C4, ST plus the Canadian Modified RONA Trenton Triple Crown Race 3
SAT AUG 09 7:00 PM Rapid Rad & Star 93.3 present the Sanderson Tire & Automotive
Southern Ontario Sprints featuring CM, PS, C4 plus Larry’s Towing Spectator 1 on 1
SAT AUG 16 7:00 PM Kellogg Belleville presents the Kids Race for the Canadian Nation Autism
Foundation featuring LM, CM, PS, C4, ST plus the Late Model Mechanics Race
SAT AUG 22 7:00 PM BSP Kart Klub and Fan Appreciation featuring LM, CM, PS, C4, plus
Gord’s Water Vantastics
SAT AUG 30 7:00 PM Ultramar CST Presents the Labour Day Classic Weekend featuring
Southern Ontario Sprints, CM, PS, C4, ST
SUN AUG 31 6:00 PM Ultramar CST Presents the Labour Day Classic Weekend featuring
Southern Ontario Sprints, LM, PS, C4
This double header weekend brought to you by Lucas Oil, Rock 107, Backyard Bouncers & Mystical Distributing
SAT SEP 06 7:00 PM John’s Equipment presents the Danny Reid Memorial Race and the 4th
Annual McDougall Insurance & Financial Great Crate Race also featuring LM, CM, PS, C4
Brought to you by Excel Tower, Dibbits Excavating, Hotch’s Auto Parts, Tenacious Racing & Finish Line Web Design)
FRI SEP 19 7:00 PM Cool 100 DIRTcar Applefest Shootout Weekend presented by
Imagefactor.ca featuring Sportsman Mr. DIRT 25 Lap Series Race, the Eastern Ontario Vintage Car Series, plus PS, C4, ST
SAT SEP 20 6:00 PM Lucas Oil and Coca Cola present the Imagefactor.ca Applefest 358 DIRT
Modified Shootout featuring the 100 Lap DIRTcar Mr. DIRT Series Race plus LM, CM and the Brighton Speedway/Merrittville Speedway 50-Lap Duel in the Dirt Pro Stock Event
D9ouble header weekend brought to you by Lucas Oil, Coca Cola, Imagefactor.ca & Cool 100
SUN SEP 28 1:00 PM Lange & Fetter Ford presents the Eve Of Destruction including the
Workman’s OK Tire& Auto School Bus Races and the Brighton Recycling Demolition Derby, also featuring the Hotch’s Auto Parts 100 Lap Monster Enduro, a Juniors Race, a Ladies Race, The Gauntlet, Flag Pole Race and Trailer Race
Media Contact: Clayton Johns
Brighton Speedway’s 2014 season is proudly supported by the following corporate sponsors: Lucas Oil, Vanderlaan Building Supplies, Sanderson’s Tire & Automotive Centre, Quinte Septic, OilGARD Anti-Rust, Brighton Automotive and Industrial Supply, Bill’s Johns, Mystical Distributing Company Ltd., ROCK 107, T.R.S. Communication, Campbellford Chrysler, Cool 100.1, CustomCarts.ca, Hotch’s Auto Parts, Dibbits Excavating, ImageFactor.ca, Jones Brown Motorsport Insurance, Bellevue Fabricating Ltd., Workman Auto Repair, Star 93.3, Racing Electronics, Safety Kleen, Chevrolet Performance, VP Racing Fuels, Hoosier Racing Tires, NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week, and Excel Towel Services.
Brighton Speedway is a 1/3-mile clay stock car racing oval located on the shores of Lake Ontario in Brighton, Ont. The speedway hosts five weekly stock car divisions on Saturday nights from May to September. The weekly Pro Late Model division competes under sanctioning from UMP DIRTcar. The track’s flagship Applefest Shootout Weekend attracts drivers, fans, and sponsors from across the NorthEast every September.