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A Familiar Face In Dart Heating Victory Lane

by peterborough on May 27, 2013 in Comments Off on A Familiar Face In Dart Heating Victory Lane
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A cold north wind blew into Central Ontario, and with it brought a Hurricane… of sorts. The Ontario Hurricane Midgets with their first appearance of the season at Canada’s Toughest 1/3rd mile Oval.   The Peterborough Hyundai Mini Stocks warmed up the air a bit with the FarmBro race team dominating the Dart Heating & A/C…

Peterborough Speedway opened its season with an exciting lineup of racecars and stands packed with spectators for fan appreciation night.

by peterborough on May 19, 2013 in Comments Off on Peterborough Speedway opened its season with an exciting lineup of racecars and stands packed with spectators for fan appreciation night.
May 18th Thunder

Even the first race, Heat 1 of the Battlefield Equipment Rental Four Fun, opened with excitement with Brandon Sawers-Foster’s X car hitting the outside wall of turn three on the first lap, causing extensive damage. As the race went on, the 13 car of Griffin Powell went up in smoke as tried to chase down…

Peterborough Speedway is Set to Kick Off an Action-Packed 2013 Season

by peterborough on May 13, 2013 in Comments Off on Peterborough Speedway is Set to Kick Off an Action-Packed 2013 Season
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Things may be quiet now, but Saturday, May 18th everything will change when Canada’s Toughest 1/3rd Mile Paved Oval roars to life as Peterborough Speedway drops the green flag on a new campaign of short track racing excitement.  Country 105 presents the 2013 season opener with free spectator grandstand admission.  Gates open at 4:00, with…

Like Father, Like Son: Craig and Brandt Graham Join the Weekly Wars at Peterborough Speedway

by peterborough on April 2, 2013 in Comments Off on Like Father, Like Son: Craig and Brandt Graham Join the Weekly Wars at Peterborough Speedway
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As the seasons transition from winter to spring, the typically quiet community of Orono, Ontario becomes a hive of activity.  The father and son stock car race team of Craig and Brandt Graham is busy preparing for the 2013 season at Peterborough Speedway.   He may not have turned a lap on the racetrack since…

‘Chase’ Winners Earn a Pole Position Starting Spot for Peterborough Speedway’s Marquee Event

by peterborough on March 24, 2013 in Comments Off on ‘Chase’ Winners Earn a Pole Position Starting Spot for Peterborough Speedway’s Marquee Event
Chase for the colours #47 Walters and  #35 Kamarath for the win

The money is always nice, but it’s more about the shiny trophy you get to display in your shop.  The prestige that comes with the win and the line on your resume saying you’ve captured the most sought after prize Ontario short-track asphalt stock car racing has to offer.  Winning the Autumn Colours Classic at…