Story By: JIM CLARKE / PETERBOROUGH SPEEDWAY – PETERBOROUGH, ONT – The action at Canada’s Toughest 3rd Mile Oval is about to get even hotter, as Lucas Oil Products presents the Summer Kick-Off – Saturday, June 11th – at Peterborough Speedway.
Make your plans now to head to the tight, tricky bullring on Mount Pleasant Road for a great night of racing with the hometown Battlefield Equipment Rental Bone Stock, Jiffy Lube Mini Stock, Trent Lakes Complete Plumbing Renegade Truck and KOD Disposal Super Stock divisions, plus the Trailers Plus Canadian Legend Car Series and Kid’s Rides at intermission.
Pit gates open at 2:30, with the spectator grandstands unlocked at 5:00 and the first green flag at 6:00. Event passes can be ordered online by using the ’buy tickets’ option on the track website or the trackside walk-up window on raceday.
Still to come this month will be the much-anticipated return of the APC Pro Late Model tour, with the Qwick Wick Firestarter Super Stock Series, presented by KOD Disposal, Saturday, June 18th. The local Bone Stock and Renegade Truck teams will also be part of the show. For this event, pit gates will open at 12:30, with the spectator grandstand unlocked at 3:00 and racing at 5:00.
The year’s annual Autism Awareness Night – in support of www.cnaf.net, the Canadian National Autism Foundation – Saturday, June 25th will play host to the home track Bone Stock, Mini Stock, Super Stock and Late Model divisions, along with the GEN-3 Electrical Ontario Modifieds Racing Series and the Can-Am TQ Midgets, presented by Qwick Wick Firestarter.
Whenever you’re at Peterborough Speedway be sure to stop by the souvenir booth and check out the brand-new lines of track swag for 2022. T-shirts, hoodies, ball caps and a wide variety of items that all show the logo of your favourite Saturday night race place, Canada’s Toughest 3rd Mile Oval. The souvenir booth is also the spot to pick-up the delicious freshly-made brownies that have everyone talking on raceday.