School Bus Races This Saturday Night!

As the spring presents challenges with rising water levels and incredible volumes of rain, race fans and drivers are anxious to hear the roar of the engines and feel the rumble in their seat! Brighton Speedway Owner/Promoter Mark Rinaldi is tirelessly working on finding solutions and alongside his wife Angela, praying for the sun to keep shining.

The next event scheduled is the Lange & Fetter Ford & Hotch’s Auto Parts Workman OK Tire & Auto School Bus Races. This fan favourite event is exciting and entertaining to watch. Add the Vanderlaan Building Products Late Models in their first Northeast Late Model Alliance Home Track event, the Bainer’s OilGARD Anti Rust Canadian Modifieds in the ABC Taxi Triple Crown Race 1, the Brighton Automotive Thunder Stocks and the Bill’s Johns Comp 4/ Mini Stock division and race fans will be thrilled this coming Saturday night.

Events on Saturday, May 25th were cancelled due to heavy thunder storms throughout the day and pushing the Southern Ontario Sprint first event of the season at Brighton Speedway to Saturday, June 15th. Fan Appreciation will happen on July 20th and the Duel on the Dirt home track events for the Thunder Stocks and Comp 4/Mini Stocks will be rescheduled in the coming weeks.

The drivers of the infamous School Buses are ardently preparing them for the event this Saturday. Class Sponsor and Speedway supporter, Mike Workman of Workman OK Tire & Auto Quinte West has been working with drivers over the past few weeks to get the buses in racing order. “We’re excited, the bus races bring out alot of fans and we want to give them a great show. The drivers have tons of fun and it’s always a great night at the Speedway.” 

The Front Gates will open at 5:00 pm, Hot Laps hit the track at 6:00 pm and the Green Flag action begins at 7:00 pm.  Admission for Adults is $15.00, Youths & Seniors are $13.00, Children 7 – 12 are $4.00, 6 & Under are always free and a Family Pass is $40.00.  Be sure to follow the Brighton Speedway on Facebook and check our website frequently for updates, www.brightonspeedway.ca.

IMAGE PROVIDED BY ROD HENDERSON; candianracer.com


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Dean LeClair in D3 and Bernie Rhebergen battle the 1/3rd clay oval at Brighton Speedway during the presentation of the Workman OK Tire & Auto School Bus races.  Expect a repeat of the action this Saturday night, June 1st at 7:00 PM.

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Brighton Speedway’s 2019 season was proudly supported by the following corporate sponsors: ABC Taxi, Bainer’s OilGARD Anti-Rust, Bay Marine, APC Auto Parts, BearCom Communications, Behan Construction, Belleville Transmission & Auto, Bellevue Fabricating Ltd., B & H Carpet, Bicknell Racing Products, Bill’s Johns, BJ McColl Farms, Boyer Chevrolet Napanee, Brighton Automotive, Brighton Recycling, Budweiser, Campbellford Chrysler, Canadian National Autism Foundation, CANEX, Classic Hits 95.5, Classic Rock 107.9 The Breeze, Coca-Cola, Comfort Zone Heating & Air Conditioning, The Community Press, Cool 100, Cole’s Timber Mart, CSC Products, Davis Auto Repair, Deerhaven Farm and Garden, Dibbits Excavating, Eastern Overhead Doors, Electro Cables, Excel Tower Service, First Place Trailers, Gerow Propane, Gord’s Water, Greig Truck & Trailer, Hits FM 95.5, Hotch’s Auto Parts, Hoosier Racing Tire, ImageFactor.ca Motorsport Designs, John’s Equipment, John West Construction, Kawartha Metals, Kemp Motorsports, KD Transmission, Kiwanis Club of Trenton, KOA Campground of Brighton, Krown Rust Control Trenton, Lange & Fetter Ford, Larry’s Towing, Lava Clean, Leclair Electric, Loud & Dirty Brand, Lucas Oil, Mark Heating & Cooling, McDougall Insurance and Financial, Mix 97, Motosports of Trenton, Muskoka Aircraft Refinishing, MyFM 100.9/93.3, Mystical Distributing, Oldies 96.7, Peter’s South End Garage, Pinty’s, Quinte Mall, Quinte Septic, Rapid Rad, ROCK 107, Sanderson Tire and Automotive, Sine’s Flooring, Stoneridge Specialty Insurance, Target Fabrication, The Trentonian, UCB Radio Canada, Ultramar CST, Vanderlaan Building Products, VanZuylen Tire and Alignment, The Vinyl Solution, VP Racing Fuels and Workman’s OK Tire.

About Brighton Speedway: 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. Brighton Speedway mailing address: 775 County Road 64, Brighton, ON, K0K 1H0