Ultramar Parkland Fuels Belleville Two Day Labour Day Sprint Car Extravaganza

For Immediate Release

The weekend is upon us and Brighton Speedway is preparing for the two-day Ultramar Parkland Fuels Belleville Labour Day Classic presented by Rock 107 and Mystical Distributing.  This two-day event features the Southern Ontario Sprints both Saturday and Sunday, a highlight of the season for local Sprint car fans provides back to back nights of winged warrior action plus all kinds of additional excitement. 

Saturday night the Southern Ontario Sprints presented by Sanderson join the Bainer’s OilGARD Anti Rust Canadian Modified Division, the Brighton Automotive Thunder Stock Division, the Bill’s Johns Comp 4/Mini Stock Division and the Quinte Septic Tank Stinger Divisions at 7:00 PM.  Following the races Saturday night there will be live entertainment in the campground.

On Sunday the racing action begins at 6:00 PM as the Southern Ontario Sprints return for night two of the Labour Day Classic Weekend and includes a special appearance of the Vanderlaan Building Products Late Model Division go TOPLESS for a 30-lap special!  The Brighton Automotive Thunder Stock division and the Bill’s Johns Comp 4/Mini Stock division will also take the green on night two of their double header weekend.  To cap the night off the Sprint Cars will participate in the Simon Petit Memorial Wingless Sprint Dash sponsored by RBM Carriers, Marbert Transport & Speedway Auto Machine.   This weekend would not be complete without a presentation of fireworks provided by Mystical Distributing.

As the season is soon coming to a close the September events are bursting with points battles.  Competitors are diligently working on their cars and bringing their best to the track to pound out the last few nights of points.  The tightest battle sits in the Bill’s Johns Comp 4 division with only 40 points separating No. 43 Devon Kippen and No. 44 Tommy Bailey.  They have traded the top spot all year and it looks like their season will be down to the wire.  The Brighton Automotive Thunder Stock Division has seen some incredible numbers all season long.  The strength of this class is incredible and only 55 points keeps defending Champion No. 53 Wade Purchase ahead of No. 72 Doug Anderson.  No. 85 Austin Reid and No. 48 Adam Wells are making great strides to the top and the battles have been fierce on the track.

No. 87 Andrew Hennessy in the Bainer’s OilGARD Anti Rust Canadian Modified Division sits in a dominant lead but less than 150 points separate second to fourth and it will all come down to the wire.  The Vanderlaan Building Products Late Model division sees that same as No. 57 Charlie Sandercock holds a significant advantage in the point standings.  Its No. 46 Brandon Mowat in the runner up spot that with is holding tight against No. 29 Phil Potts, No. 55 Brad Rayner and No. 5 Steve Baldwin as they all inch their way up in the points battle.

The month of September is exciting as the battles are fought on the track.  With the two day Labour Day Classic making way for the Final points night on September 7th and then the Applefest Shootout scheduled for Friday, September 20th and Saturday, September 21st fans do not want to miss out.

This Saturday’s schedule sees the Front Gates opening at 5:00 PM, Hot Laps will hit the track at 6:00 PM and the Green Flag will fly at 7:00 PM.  Grandstand admission with be; Adults $20.00 Youths & Seniors $18.00 Children 7-12 $500 Family Pass $55 Children 6 & Under Free.   All tickets are available at the Front Gate. 

On Sunday the Front Gates open at 4:30 PM, Hot Laps will hit the track at 5:00 PM and the Green Flag will fly at 6:00 PM.  Grandstand admission with be; Adults $20.00 Youths & Seniors $18.00 Children 7-12 $500 Family Pass $55 Children 6 & Under Free.   All tickets are available at the Front Gate. 

Additional information can be found at www.Brightonspeedway.com

IMAGE PROVIDED BY Rod Henderson; www.canadianracer.com


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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