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Main Event Fields Set During Second Round of Autumn Colours Classic Qualifying

by peterborough on October 11, 2015 in Comments Off on Main Event Fields Set During Second Round of Autumn Colours Classic Qualifying
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Only finalizing spots in the feature events remained as second day of action for the 2015 edition of the Super Bowl of Stock Car Racing went into the record books – Saturday, October 10th – at Peterborough Speedway.   OSCAAR Super Late Model teams hit Canada’s Toughest 3rd of a Mile Paved Oval for a…

First Round Qualifying Kicks Off the 2015 edition of the Autumn Colours Classic

by peterborough on October 10, 2015 in Comments Off on First Round Qualifying Kicks Off the 2015 edition of the Autumn Colours Classic
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It was a chilly night, but the on-track action made-up for any lack of temperature – Friday, October 9th – at Peterborough Speedway as the 23rd Annual Autumn Colours Classic got underway with heat races for a number of divisions.   The Pro Late Models were first to take the track with Dwayne Baker and…

Samantha Shaw Secures a Seat for the Autumn Colours Classic Young Guns Showcase

by peterborough on October 8, 2015 in Comments Off on Samantha Shaw Secures a Seat for the Autumn Colours Classic Young Guns Showcase
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Short track racing has always been about catching a break. Being in the right spot at the right time to gain a position in the running order, or landing a ride instead of watching the action from the sidelines.   With Peterborough Speedway’s 23rd Annual Autumn Colours Classic – presented by Lucas Oil Products –…

Countdown to the Autumn Colours Classic at Peterborough Speedway is On

by peterborough on October 6, 2015 in Comments Off on Countdown to the Autumn Colours Classic at Peterborough Speedway is On
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It’s all about the numbers.   In 2014, close to 200 different teams took a main event green flag at Peterborough Speedway’s Autumn Colours Classic. This year’s edition – the 23rd annual incarnation of the Super Bowl of Stock Racing – will likely have car counts in a similar range, with close to 10 different…

Bryan Mercer is Looking for Another Strong Run at the Autumn Colours Classic

by peterborough on October 4, 2015 in Comments Off on Bryan Mercer is Looking for Another Strong Run at the Autumn Colours Classic
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When it comes to weekly short track racing, some drivers in the field are better than others when there’s a big paycheque on the line.   Port Hope, Ontario’s Bryan Mercer is one of the region’s best big money racers. His resume already includes a $3,000 payday from an NAPA Auto Parts ACT Late Model…