25th Kart Season gets underway with first two Tuesday Nights

Wednesday May 9, 2017 THOROLD, ONTARIO - Once the Tuesday Night Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Karting Series Race Teams got in a rare Friday Night Practice, the 25th Anniversary Season has got it's first two nights completed.

One driver leads the way in the Feature Win Column - Nigel Pendykoski after sweeping both Wilder Racing Engines Junior 2 Features - adding a third in the new Micro Sprint Division.

Two drivers have earned two wins each - Jeff Anstett in the Senior Fun Division and Travis Majuery in the Southern Ontario Modified Lite Racing Association Senior Animal Division.

In other Performance Manufacturing Divisional action - Wayne Swinson and Ben Colavecchia and Jaedon Lawson and Davis Grocott each split visits to St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Victory Lane in theSt. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Novice 2 and Superior PetroFuels Junior Restricted Divisions respectively.

Tuesday May 8th's Event also found Aiden Lavallee winning the first RCM Racing Equipment Junior 1 Feature of the season.

Merrittville Speedway's Kart Club will join in on the action during Saturday May 12th's Baron Roofing and Siding Night with a display and demonstration race.

Racing returns Tuesday May 15th. Pits Open at 5:30 and when the racing starts at 7 PM - Grandstand Admission is FREE.


Heat Results May 8th

  • St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Performance Manufacturing Novice 2 Division - 6 laps - Heat 1 and Heat 2 - Wayne Swinson, Ben Colavecchia.
  • RCM Racing Equipment Performance Manufacturing Junior 1 Division - 8 laps -Heat 1 and Heat 2-Aiden Lavallee, Gavin Lavallee.
  • Wilder Racing Engines Performance Manufacturing Junior 2 Division - 8 laps - Heat 1Nigel Pendykoski, Cohen Corbett, Owen Kaiser, Hana Rothwell, Chris Crowe, Madelyn Goulding. Heat 2 Nigel Pendykoski, Hana Rothwell, Chris Crowe, Cohen Corbett, Owen Kaiser, Madelyn Goulding.
  • Superior PetroFuels Performance Manufacturing Junior Restricted Division - 8 laps - Heat 1 - Davis Grocott, Jaedon Lawson, Jacob Mamo, Colton Lane, Joey Priestley, Amber White, Logan Iliffe, Austin Nigh. Heat 2 - Austin Nigh, Jaedon Lawson, Joey Priestley, Colton Lane, Logan Iliffe, Davis Grocott, JacobMamo, Amber White.
  • Performance Manufacturing Senior Fun Division - 10 laps - Heat 1 - Jeff Anstett, Ed Crozier, Tom Neale, Seth Roy, Jacob Broughton, , Mike Speck, Lenny Wiley, Leonard Comeau. Heat 2 - Jeff Anstett, Tom Neale, Seth Roy, Ed Crozier, Mike Speck, Jacob Broughton, Leonard Comeau, Lenny Wiley.
  • Wilder Racing Engines Performance Manufacturing Senior Animal Division - 10 laps - Heat 1 - Travis Majuery, Devon Rayment, Dylan Culp.Heat 2 - Travis Majuery, Dylan Culp. Devon Rayment.

Burris Tire Feature Results

  • St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Performance Manufacturing Novice 2 Division - 8 laps - May 1st - Wayne Swinson, Ben Colavecchia.May 8th Ben Colavecchia, Wayne Swinson.
  • RCM Racing Equipment Performance Manufacturing Junior 1 Division - 15 laps - May 8th - Aiden Lavallee, Gavin Lavallee.
  • Wilder Racing Engines Performance Manufacturing Junior 2 Division - 15 laps - May 1st Nigel Pendykoski, Chris Crowe, Cohen Corbett, Owen Kaiser, Hana Rothwell, Madelyn Goulding. May 8th - Nigel Pendyoski, Cohen Corbett, Chris Crowe, Owen Kaiser, Madelyn Goulding, Hana Rothwell.
  • Superior PetroFuels Performance Manufacturing Junior Restricted Division - 15 laps - May 1st - Jaedon Lawson, Austin Nigh, Davis Grocott, Joey Priestley, Logan Iliffe, Zach Trotter, Colton Lane, Amber White, Jacob Mamo, May 8th - Davis Grocott, Austin Nigh, Colton Lane, Jaedon Lawson, Joey Priestley, Logan Iliffe, Jacob Mamo, Zach Trotter, Amber White.
  • Performance Manufacturing Senior Fun Division - 20 laps - May 1 and May 8 - Jeff Anstett.
  • Southern Ontario Modified Lite Racing Association Performance Manufacturing Senior Animal Division - 20 laps - May 1stand May 8th - Travis Majuery, Dylan Culp, Devon Rayment.


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MERRITTVILLE SPEEDWAY SPONSORS The 25th Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Karting Series for Merrittville Speedway's 7 Divisions is brought to racers by partners including Performance Manufacturing, the Southern Ontario Modified Lite Racing Association, RCM Racing Equipment, Superior PetroFuels, Briggs & Stratton, St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts, Wilder Racing Engines and Burris Tire.

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