(Grand Bend ON) The annual visit from the Lucas Oil Can AM Midgets highlights the card of events at Saturdays Bash at the Beach. A jam packed event with a variety of divisions will share the bill.
Lucas Oil CanAm Midgets
The 5th event on the tour stops at Grand Bend Speedway for Twin 25’s in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Club. Defending race winner Mack Deman will be looking to win another ttophy and carrying on his early seaon success. Darren McLennan, another previous winner at Grand Bend Speedway will do what he can to take the trophy. Rookie James Marche, a former Grand Bend Speedway weekly competitor will make his return to the Speedway in a CanAM Midget, and Former JCAR Mini Truck stand out and Multi Time CanAm Midget Feature winner, Corey Moesker makes a return to the tour this weekend at Grand Bend Speedway.
Auto Fusion Towing Legends Presented by McColl Racing Enterprises.
Grand Bend Speedway puts up the Largest purse in Canada for the Legends. Teams from Michigan, Ohio and Ontario will be on hand to compete the richest purse in the area. Josh Indig, the most recent winner at Grand Bend Speedway will look to challenge early season winner Brandon Thurlby and sophomore driver Jacob Sheridan for the win. With teams travelling from State side, there could be a team that will take the money and run.
London Drive Systems 4Fun 4 Cylinders
A purse set up for this invitational boasts a winner’s take home of $500 Saturday night. The race also gives an opportunity to unseat the winningest driver in 4Fun 4Cylinder series history for additional bonus cash.
Kenny McNicol out of Exeter ON has won a large majority of the series races in both 2014 and 2015. An additional $50 will be awarded to the highest finishing driver who finishes ahead of McNicol Jr in the feature race. Should that driver go on to win, that bonus increases to $100. Making it a potential $600 to win pay day.
Darkside Oils Featuring AMSOIL Products 9hp Sprints
The field should be stacked for this Winged Sprint race. Series Champion McKenzie Hamilton will be gunning for the $250 to win purse. Tanner Kaelin, Mike Verboom and the McNicol All-Star entry (Driver TBD) will all be doing what they can to take home the cash.
Schedule of Events
4:00 Pit Gates Open/Spectator Gates
4:02 Rotating Practice – All Divisions
5:55 Final Practice 9hp Sprints
6:00 Final Practice 4Fun 4Cylinder
6:10 Final Practice Legends
6:20 Final Practice Can-Am Midget
6:35 Drivers Meeting 9hp/Legends/4Fun (Tech Building)
6:35 Drivers Meeting Lucas Oil CanAm Midgets (Location TBD)
7:02 Racing – Qualifying Heats
8:15 Racing – Feature Events
Rain Date Sunday July 5 2015