By OntarioOval.com – Once again another action packed weekend is scheduled from one end of the province to the other. Each week we preview the upcoming races in Ontario in Weekend Preview.
Throughout the year we encourage people to visit our SCHEDULE section to find out what is happening at their favourite race tracks. Also, returning for the 2012 season is the popular OntarioOval.com SUPER SCHEDULE which is a compilation of every schedule from every track in the province. For the hardcore Ontario short track fan, this is a schedule like none other.
Weekend Preview: Weekend of June 22nd to 24th
Friday, June 22nd - Delaware Speedway near London, Ontario has a busy weekend scheduled starting with Late Models, Super Stocks, an Enduro Challenge and King of the Hill on Friday night. Spectator gates open at 6pm, Time Trials will be at 7:15pm and racing starts at 8pm. For complete details visit www.delawarespeedway.com.
Friday, June 22nd - Humberstone Speedway in Port Colborne, Ontario celebrates the end of the school year with School’s Out Night featuring School Bus Races along with Fastrak Late Models, DIRTcar Sportsman, Street Stocks, Pro 4 Trucks, Mini Stocks and Pure Stocks. Gates open at 6pm while racing gets underway at 7:15pm. For more information visit www.humberstonespeedway.com.
Friday, June 22nd - Kawartha Speedway in Fraserville, Ontario will run its second night of competition Friday with a full card of Late Models, Thunder Cars and Mini Stocks. Also joining the program will be the Ontario Legends Series. Pit gates open at 3pm, Grandstands open at 5pm and racing begins at 7pm. For more information visit www.kawarthaspeedway.com and www.ontariolegends.ca.
Friday, June 22nd - Ohsweken Speedway near Brantford, Ontario will have a large field of Sprint Cars on hand as Jones Brown Motorsports Insurance presents Round #1 of the Northern Summer Nationals. The event is co-sanctioned by the Corr/Pak Sprints, Southern Ontario Sprints and Patriot Sprint Tour. Round #2 will be Saturday night at South Buxton. Also on the card will be Thunder Stocks, Mini Stocks and Bombers. Gates open at 6pm, hot laps are at 7:20pm and racing ation starts at 7:45pm. For more information visit www.ohswekenspeedway.com.
Saturday, June 23rd - Barrie Speedway near Barrie, Ontario will get back to its regular weekly action featuring the Limited Late Models, Thunder Cars, Pure Stocks, Junkyard Dogs and King of the Hill races. Pit gates open at 3pm, grandstands open at 5pm, and racing begins at 7pm. For full details visit www.barriespeedway.com.
Saturday, June 23rd - Brighton Speedway will open its gates for one of the biggest races of the year at the 1/3 mile clay oval in Brighton, Ontario. World of Outlaws Late Model stars Chub Frank and Rick Eckert will be on hand to compete in a special challenge race against some of the best Late Model drivers that Brighton has to offer. Monster Trucks Aftershock and Krazy Train will also be on the card along with Canadian Modifieds, Pro Stocks, Comp 4, Vantastics and the Eastern Ontario Vintage Modifieds. Grandstands open at 5pm and the racing begins at 7pm. For more details visit www.brightonspeedway.com.
Saturday, June 23rd - Brockville Ontario Speedway will return to action with a full slate of DIRTcar 358 Modifieds, DIRTcar Sportsman, Street Stocks and Rookies. Gates open at 5pm with racing starting at 7pm. For more information visit www.brockvillespeedway.com.
Saturday, June 23rd - Canadian Tire Motorsports Park (Mosport) will play host to the Canadian Vintage Modifieds on Saturday night. Also on the schedule will be the Thunder Cars and a Pure Stock Invitational. Visit www.canadiantiremotorsportpark.com and www.vintagemods.com for more information.
Saturday, June 23rd - Delaware Speedway will return to action on Saturday night with the running of the EMCO 200 for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series. The Delaware Trucks will also be on the schedule. Gates open at 1:30pm with the start of practice. Qualifying for Trucks will be at 4:30pm with NASCAR qualifying taking place at 5:15pm. The Truck feature will start at 6pm with the EMCO 200 starting at 8pm. For complete details visit www.delawarespeedway.com and http://hometracks.nascar.com/series/canadian_tire_series.
Saturday, June 23rd - Emo Speedway will return to action with all three regular divisions lined up including the WISSOTA Modifieds, Midwest Modifieds and Street Stocks. There will also be Powder Puff Races at the end of the evening. Hot laps will begin at 7pm, with racing at 7:30pm. For more details visit www.borderlandracing.com
Saturday, June 23rd - Flamboro Speedway near Hamilton, Ontario presents Meet The Drivers Night giving fans the chance to get up and close to their favourite drivers. The racing action includes Late Models, Thunder Cars, Mini Stocks, and Pure Stocks. Pit gates open at 4pm, grandstands open at 5pm, qualifying begins at 6pm, and main events begin at 8pm. For more information visit www.flamborospeedway.ca.
Saturday, June 23rd - Grand Bend Speedway will return to action on Saturday night featuring the always exciting Hurricane Midgets. Also on the card will be the Mini Trucks, Junior Late Models, 9hp Mini Sprints, Jr. A Micro Sprints and Jr. B Micro Sprints. Pits open at 3pm with racing beginning at 6pm. For complete details log on to www.grandbendspeedway.com and www.hurricanemidgets.com.
Saturday, June 23rd - Merrittville Speedway in Thorold, Ontario returns to action featuring the DIRTcar 358 Modifieds, DIRTcar Sportsman, Hoosier Stocks, Mod-Lites and 4 Cylinders. Pit Gates Open at 5pm, Grandstands Open at 5:30pm and racing starts at 7pm. For more information visit www.merrittvillespeedway.com.
Saturday, June 23rd - Peterborough Speedway will host the Ontario Legends Series on Saturday night along with a full lineup of Late Models, Mini Stocks, Renegade Trucks and Four Fun will compete. Pit gates open at 3pm, grandstands open at 5pm, and racing begins at 6pm. For more details, check out www.peterboroughspeedway.com.
Saturday, June 23rd - Sauble Speedway in Sauble Falls, Ontario will host another night of action packed racing including the Late Models, Thunder Cars, Street Stocks and 4 Cylinders. Pit gates open at 4pm and the grandstands open at 5pm. Visit www.saublespeedway.ca for more information.
Saturday, June 23rd - South Buxton Raceway near Chatham, Ontario will play host to Round #2 of the Northern Summer Nationals for Sprint Cars. After teams compete at Ohsweken Friday night they will head down the road to South Buxton for the second part of this four race series. UMP Late Models, UMP Modifieds, Sport Stocks and Comp are also on the schedule. The main Grandstand gates open at 5:30pm while racing starts at 7pm. For more information visit www.southbuxtonraceway.com.
Saturday, June 23rd – Sunset Speedway in Innisfil, Ontario will try to return to action after a few weeks of wet weather forced cancelled events. A full lineup of Late Models, Super Stocks and Mini Stocks will be in competition. Spectator gates open at 5pm with racing beginning at 6:30pm. For complete details visit www.sunsetspeedway.ca.
Saturday, June 23rd - Varney Speedway Motorplex in Durham, Ontario will return to action with Limited Late Models, All-Pro Modifieds, Street Stocks, 4 Cylinders, Four Funs and the always popular Trains. Racing will begin at 7pm. For more details visit www.varneymotorspeedway.com.
Sunday, June 24th - Cornwall Motor Speedway will host the return of the World of Outlaws Late Model Series on Sunday night along with DIRTcar 358 Modifieds, DIRTcar Pro Stocks, Semi-Pro and Mini Stocks. Pit gates open at 3:30pm, time trials at 6:30pm, and racing will begin at 7pm. For more information visit www.cornwallspeedway.com and www.woolms.com.
Stay tuned each week as we preview the upcoming race events happening in Ontario. Plus, make sure to visit our SUPER SCHEDULE to plan your next trip to an Ontario oval!