Story By: JIM CLARKE / CANADIAN LEGEND CAR SERIES – PETERBOROUGH, ONT – Following a head-turning line-up that saw Parker Traves claim his first career tour title, officials with the Trailers Plus Canadian Legend Car Series have confirmed the 2023 event schedule.
With a series of weekend dates split between Sunset, Peterborough and Sauble Speedways, there will be 15 shows on this year’s calendar. A pair of National Qualifiers – Saturday, July 8th at Peterborough and Sunday, August 6th at Sauble – will be part of the roster. Series spokesperson Kevin Foisy says teams will be looking to build on the momentum that started with the 2022 timetable.
“Our racers made their mark in last year’s INEX regional and national standings,” said Kevin Foisy. “It isn’t just a pat on the back for the drivers and teams involved. It’s also an indication of the type of performance our fans can expect to see on the track this year.”
Foisy says that drivers and fans alike are excited about kicking-off the new schedule – Saturday, May 6th at Sunset Speedway. A couple of weeks later, action shifts to Canada’s Toughest 3rd Mile Oval for the 2023 season opener – the first of 7 dates – at Peterborough Speedway. There will be an average of 3 shows each month, concluding the with the 30th annual running of the Autumn Colours Classic, October 6th through 8th.
2023 Trailers Plus Canadian Legend Car Series schedule:
- Saturday, May 6th Sunset Speedway
- Saturday, May 20th Peterborough Speedway
- Sunday, May 21st Sunset Speedway
- Saturday, June 3rd Peterborough Speedway
- Saturday, June 17th Sunset Speedway
- Saturday, June 24th Peterborough Speedway
- Saturday, July 8th Peterborough Speedway – National qualifier
- Saturday, July 15th Sunset Speedway
- Saturday, August 5th Sauble Speedway
- Sunday, August 6th Sauble Speedway -National qualifier
- Saturday, August 19th Peterborough Speedway
- Saturday, August 26th Peterborough Speedway
- Saturday, September 16th Sunset Speedway
- Sunday, September 17th Sunset Speedway
- Friday, October 6th Peterborough Speedway
- Saturday, October 7th Peterborough Speedway
- Sunday, October 8th Peterborough Speedway – Autumn Colours Classic