As part of the Short Track Night of Champions at the Motorama Custom Car and Motorsports Show, Shawn McGlynn was honored for his 2014 Lucas Oil Sportsman Cup Championship.
“It’s an old car, we’ve had it a long time,” McGlynn commented on his LOSC ride. “Once you get a car working good, it’s easy to maintain that speed.”
He also revealed during the night that he will...
Earlier in the off-season, J.R. Fitzpatrick announced that he will be running the full OSCAAR Super Late Model schedule for the 2015 season. Fitzpatrick debuted his new super late model this past weekend at the Motorama Custom Car and Motorsports Show.
“I’m pretty excited,” Fitzpatrick said. “Everybody has seen the car and how nice it is. It’s just going to be something...
Every race enthusiast has been suffering through this long cold winter wishing for opening day to arrive for the 2015 season. As what has become the tradition car show season marks the time when fans can get out and see what is new for 2015. Fans are able to get up close and personal to the driver’s new rides, can pick up their race schedules to start planning their summer vacations...
After running the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series for the past five years full-time, J.R. Fitzpatrick is going in a new direction for 2015 as he will be racing in the OSCAAR Super Late Model Series full-time.
“I’m obviously very excited for my new challenge, stepping away from a series I have been around since 1997,” he commented. “The car looks amazing and my crew and family...
BRADFORD, Ontario — Following his first NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Champion, L.P. Dumoulin will once again run the full schedule in 2015. In speaking with RubbingsRacing.com last week, Dumoulin was straight to the point with his goals.
“To win the championship,” he said. “Its great to have won the championship last year, but were here to continue winning and will...
BARRIE, Ontario — Last month, drivers and race fans received the unfortunate news that Barrie Speedway would be tore down as a result of the new ownership wanting the land for their various festivals that they would be putting on through Burls Creek. It certainly marked a sad day for many fans due to the historic nature of Barrie Speedway, and how much the fans enjoyed the rough...
CAMBRIDGE, Ontario — Earlier this week, J.R. Fitzpatrick officially announced that he will not compete in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series for the upcoming season. The Cambridge, Ontario native posted the announcement via his facebook page and twitter account.
Here is my official announcement. I will not be Competing in nascar canada #ncats. I am going full time @OSCAARRacing...
CAMBRIDGE, Ontario — Considered as the biggest surprise of the 2014/2015 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series off-season is the announcement that J.R. Fitzpatrick may not be returning to the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series in 2015.
The Cambridge, Ontario native revealed via his facebook page that he will probably not be running in Canada’s premiere touring series due to failing to obtain...
Following a successful season that saw lots of highs throughout the year, the OSCAAR Modified and Super Late Model drivers and teams came together on January 17th to celebrate the memorable season.
Over the course of the evening, both champions were honored for their accomplishments.
For Gary McLean, it marked his third straight OSCAAR Modified Championship. McLean would have success...
BRADFORD, Ontario — Each season brings forth a series of memorable moments that stand as highlights for years to come. Before officially shifting gears and focusing towards the new season ahead, heres a glance back at the five most memorable races of 2014.
Wahta Springs 300 at Barrie Speedway
Barrie Speedway always produces an exciting finish, and this year was no exception...
BOWMANVILLE, Ont. — Earlier this week, Canadian Tire Motorsports Park announced their “major event” schedule for the 2015 season, which is highlighted by the 3rd annual NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Chevrolet Silverado 250 on Labor Day weekend, and TUDOR United SportsCar Championship on July 12th.
Another headline of their schedule – a pair of trips for the NASCAR Canadian...
BRADFORD, Ont. — On November 19th, NASCAR announced that J.R. Fitzpatrick is the 2014 Most Popular Driver for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series.
Fitzpatrick would edge out Alex Tagliani for the award by a mere 48 points. It marks Fitzpatrick’s second time winning the award, as he was Most Popular Driver in the inaugural season for the series in 2007.
Known for racing as hard as...
Earlier this week, Canadian Tire Motorsports Park announced their “major event” schedule for the 2015 season, which is highlighted by the 3rd annual NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Chevrolet Silverado 250 on Labor Day weekend, and TUDOR United SportsCar Championship on July 12th.
Another headline of their schedule – a pair of trips for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCAT...
Champions Rhodes, Seuss Lead 2014 Honorees
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 19, 2014) – The fans have spoken, and they have selected a pair of series champions as well as a pair of repeat award winners in balloting for the NASCAR regional touring series’ 2014 Most Popular Driver Awards.
The Most Popular Driver Award winners for 2014 are:
Ben Rhodes (Louisville, Ky.), NASCAR K...
The fans have spoken, and they have selected a pair of series champions as well as a pair of repeat award winners in balloting for the NASCAR regional touring series’ 2014 Most Popular Driver Awards.
The Most Popular Driver Award winners for 2014 are:
Ben Rhodes (Louisville, Ky.), NASCAR K&N Pro Series East
Brandon McReynolds (Mooresville, N.C.), NASCAR K&N Pro Series...
PETERBOROUGH, Ontario – Tyler Hawn would survive the Autumn Colors Classic by avoiding the majority of the trouble en route to posting a solid 11th place finish to complete the 2014 OSCAAR Super Late Model season.
Hawn started off the weekend on a not-so-positive note as he’d have some contact with Shane Gowan in his first heat, resulting in him being one of the three drivers...
On Sunday afternoon, Andrew Gresel would lead flag-to-flag en route to winning the OSCAAR Super Late Model Autumn Colors Classic 50 for the second straight year in a row. As a result of his solid season all year long with no finishes outside of the top six, he would be crowned the 2014 OSCAAR Super Late Model Champion.
Gresel got to start on pole alongside of Jesse Kennedy virtue...
After a season filled with action across the board, the OSCAAR Super Late Models are set for their final event of the year – the Autumn Colors Classic. With the championship standings on the line, as well as the bragging rights for the ACC, everything was on the line during qualifying.
J.R. Fitzpatrick would win the first heat ahead of Corey Jones, Dwayne Baker, Kelly Balson...
After taking the lead following a lap 15 restart, Kevin Cornelius didn’t look back as he would lead the remaining 35 laps en route to scoring his third career OSCAAR Super Late Model series victory.
The night started off with Corey Jones scoring the heat win in the first heat just ahead of J.R. Fitzpatrick, Kevin Cornelius, Mike Beyore, Dave Doucette, Shane Gowan and Rob Gibson...
As the season nears a close, the stars of the OSCAAR Super Late Model tour prepare for their final trip to Sunset Speedway this season, before wrapping up their season on Canadian Thanksgiving weekend at the Autumn Colors Classic at Peterborough Speedway. This week will be critical as the season looms closer to ending, and the fact that there will be only one practice for the SLMs...
BRADFORD, Ontario — Scott Steckly, D.J. Kennington and Andrew Ranger – each of these names is known with NASCAR racing in Canada and known as a great. After this past weekend at Kawartha Speedway, there’s a fourth driver that joins the list – Trois-Riveres native L.P. Dumoulin. Dumoulin finished ninth to score his first career NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Championship by...
Saturdays Pinty’s 250 would be the final event of the 2014 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 season and Steckly was prepared for a top finish to end the season in the Canadian Tire/AW Millwrights Dodge.
Practice started the day as planned as by the time second practice was complete the 22 Racing Dodge was on the top of the scoring charts. “We have always run...
Equipment Express/Autism Speaks Chevrolet
Canadian Tire/AW Millwrights Dodge
Rockstar Energy Drink/Fast Eddie Race Wear
KAWARTHA LAKES, Ontario — J.R. Fitzpatrick did everything that he could on Saturday night at Kawartha Speedway to try and get the championship, however it wouldn’t be enough as L.P. Dumoulin held on to finish ninth and take home the championship by three points.
“It just feels incredible,” he commented. “It’s the best feeling that you can get. We’ve been working...
J.R. Fitzpatrick did everything that he could on Saturday night at Kawartha Speedway to try and get the championship, however it wouldn’t be enough as L.P. Dumoulin held on to finish ninth and take home the championship by three points.
“It just feels incredible,” he commented. “It’s the best feeling that you can get. We’ve been working hard on that program for a long...