Merrittville Speedway out-raced rain in the area with Middleport NY’s Derek Wagner winning the opening round of the Niagara Falls Nissan TUSA Canadian National Modified Lite Weekend.
When it was announced that Rev’s Full Throttle Powersports would be the 2015 Divisional Sponsor for Merrittville Speedway’s Modified Lite Division … many of us were enjoying countless hours in deep powder and many kilometres on the trail. Now that the season winds down quickly – it’s time to start thinking of the winter ahead once again.
The 2015 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Racing wrapped up at Merrittville Speedway September 8th with 5 first time winners visiting KC Auto Parts Victory Lane.
The Nissan REDLINE clearout is revved up to move the remaining 2015 Nissans and they’re going fast.
With only one rain out, (June 27th) during the entire season – a rain shower would shorten the 2015 running of the John Spencer Memorial for the Pinty’s Delicious Foods 358 Modifieds.
With double features on the schedule for the Junior 1 and 2 Divisions to give Kart Racers some more track time during a 6 rain out season – it made for an action-packed Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Event Tuesday September 1st.
When Semenuk’s Esso presents the final Lucas Oil Weekly Racing Series Event in the 2015 Championship Chase at Merrittville Speedway – race fans and race teams alike will share in cash and prize giveaways.
Meridian Credit Union presented a 5 Division Lucas Oil Weekly Racing Series Event at Merrittville Speedway August 29th with Brad Rouse of St. Catharines winning the 25 lap Sterling Silvr Trophy for the Rick’s Delivery Sportsman Division.
Racing is about family and friends. When former racer Ken Walsh of St. Catharines got his start in what is now the Rick’s Delivery Sportsman Division – one family that helped him out was the Willards – especially Bill Willard Senior.
Despite a strong effort with dark clouds most of the day and a light shower just before race time Mother Nature was unsuccessful in winning another Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Night.
Ridgeway’s Gary Lindberg began his night carrying a sign on his race car that had Amanda Leard proposing to Corey Von Ryan. It ended with the Ridgeway driver carrying home his second Gabe Bellante Memorial Trophy after winning the David Chevrolet King of the Crates Series Finale and the Mini-Series Title for the Rick’s Delivery Sportsman Division
Since he was 4 years old, Rick Bellante had shared a passion for racing with his Dad Gabe Bellante. Now 42, the owner of Rick's Delivery has been a life-long fan ... a racer ... a car owner ... a car and division sponsor at Merrittville ... all shared with his dad.
It’s almost time to go back to school and from now until September 6th – you can shop over 180 stores to get you back to school in style.