Flemming & MacDonald Among Registered Drivers
Halifax, NS (April 30, 2007)– Current champion John Flemming and past champion Rollie MacDonald have registered for the 2007 CARQUEST Pro Stock Tour.
Flemming was one of two drivers to win more that one race in 2006, winning the Parts For Trucks 100 at New Brunswick International Speedway, the CARQUEST 100 and Parts For Trucks 200, both at Scotia Speedworld. MacDonald took his King Freight Line sponsored vehicle to victory lane at the Parts For Trucks 100 at Centre For Speed.
Joining these two veterans is Shawn Turple in the Atlantic Cat / Ledwidge Lumber Monte Carlo from the Fraser racing stable. Turple was the 2005 EIT Race Rookie of the Year. Also from the Fraser stable is racing legend Frank Fraser, who is returning to the Maritime oval tracks in 2007. Fraser contends that his is a work in progress, who will evaluate his and the cars performance after three or four races.
Islander Greg Proude is back in 2007, hoping to improve on his 10th place finish in the 2006 pints standings. Proude has won races in each of his two years on the tour, both at Raceway Park in Oyster Bed Bridge, PE. Fellow Islander Robbie MacLean has also registered for competition in 2007. MacLean has run a part-time schedule in both 2005 and 2006.
Long time Legend Car racer Gary Bursey of Moncton, NB has sent his registration to the Tour office. Bursey is a veteran racer with experience in many classes of cars. He competed at the August race at Centre For speed in 2006.
The CARQUEST Pro Stock Tour is operated by Maritime Pro Stock Tour Limited and features an 11-race series at different tracks in the three Maritime Provinces. Top drivers from all three provinces compete. For more information on the CARQUEST Pro Stock Tour please visit MaritimeProStockTour.com or call our admin office Monday to Friday at (902) 481-2531.
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