Story By: JIM CLARKE / PETERBOROUGH SPEEDWAY – PETERBOROUGH, ONT – Canada’s Toughest 3rd Mile Oval continues its 55th consecutive season of action Saturday, June 4th with the year’s first Double Toonie/Fan Appreciation Night, presented by Pepsi.
Catch a full night of racing at Peterborough Speedway with the Battlefield Equipment Rental Bone Stock, Jiffy Lube Mini Stock and hometown Late Model divisions, plus the Outlaw Midgets and the season opener for the Canadian Legend Car Series. Grandstand admission is just $4.00 and there will also be an on-track driver autograph session at intermission.
“Our season opener saw some impressive car counts across the board and we’re hoping to build on that momentum throughout the 2022 season,” explained track owner and promoter J.P. Josiasse. “COVID-19 restrictions have been eliminated. Now its time to get out and enjoy a family night at the speedway again.”
This weekend, pit gates will open at 1:30, with the spectator grandstands unlocked at 4:00 and the field will take the night’s first Great Canadian RV green flag at 5:00. For event passes, fans can always choose the ‘buy tickets’ option on the track website or buy tickets at the track walk-up window on raceday.
Looking ahead at the schedule finds the Summer Kick-Off, presented by Lucas Oil Products with the Bone Stock, Mini Stock, Renegade Truck, Super Stocks and Legends Saturday, June 11th. KOD Disposal presents the long-awaited return of the APC Pro Late Model Series, along with the Qwick Wick Firestarter Super Stocks, Bone Stocks and Renegade Trucks Saturday, June 18th. Saturday, June 25th sees the home track Bone Stock, Mini Stock, Super Stock and Late Model divisions joined by the Ontario Modifieds Racing Series and TQ Midgets for the annual Autism Awareness Night. Start making plans for an exciting month of June at the tight, tricky bullring on Mount Pleasant Road.