by Tommy Goudge (June 23, 2016) – Ohsweken, Ontario – Ohsweken Speedway’s Strickland’s GMC Crate Sprint Car drivers will race away from their home track this Sunday for just the second time since the division’s inception in 2014.
The purse will include a $500 winner’s prize and $100 to start this Sunday, June 26 at Humberstone Speedway in Port Colborne, Ontario. Pit gates open at 4:30pm, with racing beginning at 6:30pm.
The race will run entirely under Ohsweken Speedway’s Crate Sprint Car rulebook, including the gear rule. Gears and all other rules can and will be checked at any point throughout the night.
The Crate Sprints last ventured away from Ohsweken in September of 2014 when current Kool Kidz-Corr/Pak 360 Sprint Car division rookie Jake Brown took the A-Feature win at South Buxton Raceway.
Humberstone Speedway is located at 1716 ON-3 in Port Colborne. More information about Humberstone Speedway is available at www.HumberstoneSpeedway.com
Reserve your seats now for the Burger Barn Northern Crate Nationals, Arrow Express Six Nations Showdown featuring the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series, and 12th annual Arrow Express Canadian Sprint Car Nationals weekend. Call 519 717-0023 or visit www.OhswekenSpeedway.com for more information about Special Event Tickets, Gift Certificates, Season Tickets, Parking Passes, Pit Passes, Memberships, and more.
About Ohsweken Speedway:
Founded in 1996, Ohsweken Speedway is a motorsports complex which includes a 3/8 (0.375) mile clay oval track. The facility is owned by the Styres family, and located in the village of Ohsweken, Ontario, Canada. Ohsweken’s weekly Friday night racing program runs from May to September each year, featuring 360 Sprint Cars, Crate Sprint Cars, Thunder Stocks, Mini Stocks, and Bombers, while the season finishes each year with the annual Canadian Sprint Car Nationals. Ohsweken Speedway also hosts weekly Micro Sprint racing on Thursday nights, and has been a yearly stop on the World of Outlaws Sprint Car series schedule since 2007.
Ohsweken Speedway thanks the following partners for their support: Arrow Express, Kool Kidz Ice & Water, Corr/Pak Merchandising Inc., Renway Energy, Case IH O’Neil’s Farm Equipment, Hoosier Tire Canada, EPIC Racewear, McDonald’s Restaurants of Paris & Brantford, Ackland Insurance, Strickland’s GMC, Mobil 1, Burger Barn, Pinty’s Delicious Foods, Creative Edge Signs & Graphics, Insta-Insulation, Affordable Towing & Recovery, HRW Automotive, and Gale’s Auto Aftermarket.