PRO STOCK TOUR heads to
petty raceway for lucas oil 100
(Halifax, NS, June 26, 2014)The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is headed to Petty International Raceway this Saturday for the Lucas Oil 100. The 100-lap stock car event marks round four of 12 for the popular regional series. Approximately 20 teams from across the Maritimes are expected for Saturday’s event. Qualifying for the Lucas Oil 100 will take place at 5:10 PM with Atlantic Tiltload Time Trials, feature racing is slated for 6:00 PM. Tickets for the Lucas Oil 100 will be available at the gate on race day.
One week ago at Scotia Speedworld, Dylan Blenkhorn of Truro, Nova Scotia picked up his first career victory on the elite touring series at the Lockhart Truck Center 150. Blenkhorn’s win moves him up to seventh in the championship point standings. John Flemming (Halifax, NS) continues to the lead the championship chase followed by Shawn Tucker (Fredericton, NB), Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS), Jonathan Hicken (Brudenell,PE) and Greg Proude (Springvale, PE) who round out the top five.
Ryan Mackintosh (Amherst, NS) will make his Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour debut this Saturday at the Lucas Oil 100. Mackintosh started racing at Scotia Speedworld in the Bandolero division before moving to North Carolina to advance his driving career. Mackintosh won the 2013 INEX National Semi-Pro Legends Championship and is slated to pilot former Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour Champion Wayne Smith’s ride carrying the #03.
Saturday’s race will mark a milestone for the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour as it will be logged in the history books as the 150th event for the series since its inception in 2001.
Mini Stocks (25 laps), Street Stocks (30 laps) and the Atlantic Tiltload Legends Challenge (50 laps) will all race on the undercard prior to the Lucas Oil 100. Admission for the Lucas Oil 100 is $25.00 for adults, $10.00 for youth (8-18 years old); pit admission is $30.00. Children 7 and under are admitted for free.
Visit www.maritimeprostocktour.com for complete event details and coverage.
EXPECTED ENTRY LIST
#0 - Shawn Turple - Enfield, NS
#03 – Ryan Mackintosh – Amherst, NS
#5 – Jonathan Hicken – Brudenell, PE
#8 - Kent Vincent - Westmoreland, PE
#10C – Brady Creamer – Miramichi, NB
#14 – Terry Dougay – Albany, PE
#18 – Darren MacKinnon – Charlottetown, PE
#19 – Tim Rodgers - Lower Coverdale, NB
#21 - Shawn Pierce - Bridgewater, NS
#29 - Greg Proude - Springvale, PE
#31 – Colby Smith –Cape Sable Island, NS
#32 – Sarah MacKay – Quispamsis, NB
#52 - Shawn Tucker - Fredericton, NB
#53 – Cole Butcher – Porter’s Lake, NS
#55 – Jason Carnahan – Moncton, NB
#67 – Dylan Blenkhorn – Truro, NS
#85 –Ken MacKenzie – Salisbury, NB
#89 – Donald Chisholm – Antigonish, NS
#97 - John Flemming - Halifax, NS
#98 - Jerome Kehoe – Sydney, NS
#99 - Craig Slaunwhite - Terence Bay, NS
*Entry list subject to change without notice
Race Day Format
Pit Gates Open
Atlantic Tiltload Time Trial lineups immediately follow drivers meeting
Atlantic Tiltload Pro Stock Time Trials
Pro Stock Dash Draw
King Freight Lines Pro Stock Dash – 10 laps
Lockhart Truck Center Parade
Mini Stocks – 10 laps
Dartmouth Dodge Pro Stock Heats – 10 laps
Mini Stocks Feature – 25 laps
Pro Stock Driver Introductions (cars on front stretch) – weather & time permitting
Lucas Oil 100 Feature Race
About Lucas Oil:
Lucas Oil is one of the fastest growing additive lines in the consumer automotive industry, carrying a premium line of oils, greases and problem solving additives as well as a heavy duty line of products for the industrial and agricultural markets. Lucas Oil has long been directly involved in the racing industry, and seeing a need for better lubricants in this industry, Lucas Oil developed a line of high performance engine oils and gear oils that are second-to-none in the racing industry. Lucas racing products, including high performance engine oils and gear oils have proven themselves on NASCAR, NHRA, IHRA, USHRA and ATPA tracks across the country.
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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