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FLEMMING GETS SECOND VICTORY OF SEASON IN LOCKHART TRUCK CENTER 150

 

(Halifax, NS, June 22, 2013) Halifax, NS’s John Flemming raced his #97 Action Car & Truck Accessories Dodge Charger to victory lane Saturday evening during the Lockhart Truck Center 150. Flemming dueled with defending series champion Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS) for a majority of the second half of the race, with the final lead change taking place with 17 laps to go. Craig Slaunwhite (Terence Bay, NS) brought his car home in third at his home track, with George Koszkulics (New Glasgow,NS) and sophomore Dylan Gosbee (Cornwall, PE) finishing out the top five.

John Flemming Wins Lucas Oil 150

Flemming started the day off with a qualifying sweep by taking the top spot in the Atlantic Tiltload Time Trials with a quick circuit of 14.301 seconds and following a shake-up of the top eight drivers and a 10 lap race, the King Freight Lines Dash

for Cash. Dartmouth Dodge Heat Races were won by Turple and George Koszkulics. Cole Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) took home the Exide Batteries Rookie of the Race Award after he came home with a 6th place finish. Dylan Gosbee (Cornwell, PE) gained 10 spots to receive the Absolute Traffic Services Hard Charger Award. Flemming led 128 laps to pocket the Linde Most Laps Led Award.

Two of Scotia Speedworld’s Weekly Racing Series divisions opened the racing card with exciting features. Lakeside, NS’ Russell Smith Jr won the 50 lap Dartmouth Dodge Sportsman Series race and Eastern Passage’s Jason Fenton won the Coors Light Truck feature. The next event for the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is the Lucas Oil 150 on Saturday, June 29th at Petty International Raceway at 6:00 PM. Tickets will be available at the gate on race day. Stay tuned to www.maritimeprostocktour.com for complete event information.

Race Results

Lockhart Truck Center 150
Scotia Speedworld

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Pos No. Name Laps Sponsor Hometown

1

97

John Flemming

150

Action Car & Truck Accessories / Dartmouth Dodge

Halifax, NS

2

0

Shawn Turple

150

Dexter Construction / Municipal Group

Enfield, NS

3

99

Craig Slaunwhite

150

Halifax Glass and Mirror

Terence Bay, NS

4

88

George Koszkulics

150

Pioneer Coal

New Glasgow, NS

5

91

Dylan Gosbee

150

Wendell Taylor's Garage

Cornwall, PE

6

53

Cole Butcher

150

Atlantic Tiltload Ltd / TOP Construction

Porter's Lake, NS

7

67

Dylan Blenkhorn

150

Blenkhorn's Auto Recyclers

Truro, NS

8

29

Greg Proude

150

Atlantic Dodge Dealers

Springvale, PE

9

72

Brad Eddy

150

Samuel Metals

Lower Sackville, NS

10

8

Kent Vincent

150

Vector Aerospace

Crapaud,PE

11

35

Brad Mann

150

Coor's Light / Restigouche Drive Thru

Glen Levit, NB

12

18

Darren MacKinnon

150

Shaw's Towing Service

Milton Station, PE

13

98

Jerome Kehoe

150

Zutphen Contracting

Sydney, NS

14

24

Steve Ross

149

Alpine Auto Glass - Bedford / Twenty Degrees

Waverley, NS

15

13

Denver Foran

147

MMD Mineral Sizing Inc

Edmonton, AB

16

21

Shawn Pierce

147

Hercules SLR / South Shore Speed and Sound

Blockhouse, NS

17

4

Mike Stevens

145

R Stevens Mechanical

Moncton, NB

18

77

Colby Smith

145

SFR

Cape Sable Island, NS

19

89

Donald Chisholm

143

Keltic Ford

Antigonish, NS

20

51

Vance Hanes

142

 

Elmsdale, NS

21

52

Shawn Tucker

101

Rockico Equipment / Tucker Racing Products

Fredericton, NB

22

66

Daryl Mahar

97

K Hubley Woodworking and Contracting  / Inglis Jewelers

Hubley, NS

23

02

Mike MacKenzie

47

Bruce Sutherland Associates

Dartmouth, NS

24

5

Jonathan Hicken

42

Castle Building Centres

Brudenell, PE

25

14

Terry Dougay

39

Right on Board Locksmith / Wayne's Auto Parts

Albany, PE

26

11

Marty Prevost

38

Mega Enterprises / BTP Construction

Fall River, NS

27

08

Jeff Dillman

32

Absolute Traffic Services / Atlantic Chemicals

Middle Musquodoboit, NS

 

Failed to Qualify: 0
Margin of Victory: 0.372 seconds
Number of Cautions: 6
King Freight Dash Winner: #97 John Flemming
Dartmouth Dodge Heat Winners: 0 Turple, 88 Koszkulics
Linde Most Laps Led: #97 John Flemming (128 laps)
Exide Batteries Rookie Of The Race: #53 Cole Butcher
Atlantic Tiltload Fast Time: #97 John Flemming (14.301 seconds)
Absolute Traffic Hard Charger Award: #91 Dylan Gosbee

 

About Lockhart Truck Center:
Lockhart Truck Center is Nova Scotia’s premier heavy truck dealer, servicing the Maritimes since 1985. Lockhart offers the complete Western Star line up of premium line haul and heavy-duty vocational applications and a new level of customer service that makes Lockhart Truck Center your number one choice for sales and service. Their knowledgeable factory trained staff are ready to serve you with customized solutions tailored to your business.  Visit www.lockharttruckcenter.ca for more information.

About Scotia Speedworld:
Scotia Speedworld (SSW) is a 3/10-mile asphalt oval racing facility. SSW is the only track in Nova Scotia to host a weekly racing series, which runs May through September and features six different classes of racecars. SSW also hosts special events, including Monster Jam and the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour. SSW is located at Exit 6 on Highway 102, across from the Halifax Stanfield International Airport. For more information please click on www.ScotiaSpeedworld.ca or call our Event Hotline at (902) 873-2277 or our office at (902) 481-2514. Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/sswracing and follow us on Twitter www.twitter.com/sswracing

About the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour:


The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour (PST) is considered the highest level of stock car racing in Canada. The Tour is recognized in the industry as one of the healthiest stock car racing series in North America. PST visits five tracks throughout the Maritimes during its May through September season. The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is owned and operated by Maritime Pro Stock Tour Limited. For more information, call our administration office at 902.481.2531 or click www.maritimeprostocktour.com . You can also follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/prostocktour  and like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/prostocktour


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