By Clayton Johns
OHSWEKEN, Ont. (May 27, 2019) – A long off-season of hard work behind the scenes will finally see its fruits when Ohsweken Speedway makes its television debut on MavTV Canada’s brand new show, All North Racing powered by Pinty’s on Friday, May 31. The second race of Ohsweken’s 2019 Friday Night Excitement schedule is Victory Gamez night and the first of six broadcasts on MavTV Canada. MavTV will be live from Ohsweken on race night starting at 9:00pm.
Fans will be able to take advantage of $30 car load night (max 6 people) as we try to #FillTheO for Ohsweken’s MavTV television debut. The night will also Feature a Kids sign and poster contest with several awesome prizes to be won to the best Ohsweken poster makers.
Last week, Ohsweken revealed the format for the Middleport Mechanical Thunder Stocks and HRW Automotive Mini Stocks for All North Racing powered by Pinty’s race nights and are now excited to announce a payout increase for both divisions for these nights.
In both divisions, the qualifying heat winners will each receive $100 with a minimum $25 to start the qualifying heat where the top 16 finishers in each will advance to the main event. From there, the winner of both the Middleport Mechanical Thunder Stocks and HRW Automotive Mini Stocks will each score a $400 winner’s prize. Drivers who qualify for the main event will earn a minimum of $55. The full payout is available below.
The Kool Kidz Corr/Pak 360 Sprint Cars and Strickland’s GMC Crate Sprint Cars will follow their usual format of qualifying heat races, B-Mains and a 20-lap A-Feature. For more information on MavTV Canada, visit www.facebook.com/MAVTVCanada.
All North Racing powered by Pinty’s on MavTV Canada Thunder Stock & Mini Stock Payouts
Qualifying Heats (Total Payout = $1,135 – Both Races): 1. $100; 2. $90; 3. $80; 4. $70; 5. $60; 6. $50; 7. $45; 8. $40; 9-13. $35; 14-22. $30; 23-28. $25
A-Feature (Total Payout = $2,175): 1. $400; 2. $300; 3. $200; 4. $150; 5. $100; 6. $90; 7. $80; 8. $70; 9. $60; 10. $50; 11. $45; 12. $40; 13-18. $35; 19-24. $30; 25-32. $25.
About MavTV Canada’s All North Racing Powered by Pinty’s
Ohsweken Speedway is excited to announce its Friday Night Excitement racing will be the centerpiece of a new international television broadcast on MavTV Canada called All North Racing powered by Pinty’s. All North Racing will visit Ohsweken for six live broadcasts that will be re-aired multiple times in Canada and the United States. The MavTV broadcasts are scheduled for May 31, June 21, July 22, July 23, August 30 and September 14. These broadcasts include both nights of the Northern Summer Nationals featuring Tony Stewart, Christopher Bell and Rico Abreu as well as the 15th annual Canadian Sprint Car Nationals. For more information on MavTV Canada, visit www.facebook.com/MAVTVCanada.
Northern Summer Nationals Tickets Available Now
Tony Stewart, Christopher Bell and Rico Abreu are coming to Ohsweken Speedway for two action-packed nights on July 22-23. All three Sprint Car stars will be in action both nights for two $5,000-to-win 360 Sprint Car shows. Tickets and camping for the Northern Summer Nationals are on sale online at https://ohswekenspeedway.ticketforce.com/ or can be purchased by phone by calling (519) 717-0023.
Ohsweken Speedway Live Stream
Can’t make it to the track or don’t live within driving distance? No problem! Check out all of Ohsweken’s weekly Friday Night Excitement action live online for free via the Ohsweken Speedway Live Stream. The stream goes live at 7:30pm EST each race night at www.OhswekenSpeedway.ca and on our official Facebook page.
Ohsweken Speedway’s 24th season of weekly Friday Night Excitement features four divisions of racing, including the Kool Kidz-Corr/Pak 360 Sprint Cars, Strickland’s GMC Crate Sprint Cars, Middleport Mechanical Thunder Stocks and HRW Automotive Mini Stocks. Visit www.OhswekenSpeedway.com or call (519) 717-0023 for more information.
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 and Mini Stocks. The season finishes each year with the track’ annual Canadian Sprint Car Nationals. Ohsweken Speedway also hosts weekly Micro Sprint racing on Thursday nights.
OHSWEKEN SPEEDWAY MEDIA
Phone: (519) 717-0023
Ohsweken Speedway thanks the following partners for their support: Ackland Insurance, Arrow Express, Auto Parts Centres, Bradshaw Brothers Fuels, Burger Barn, Case IH O’Neil’s Farm Equipment, Core-Mark International, Corr/Pak Merchandising Inc., Creative Edge Signs & Graphics, EPIC Racewear, Gale’s Auto Aftermarket, Grisdale Racing Products, Hoosier Tire Canada, HRW Automotive, Insta-Insulation/Insta-Panels, Jibs Action Sports, Kool Kidz Ice & Water, McDonald’s Restaurants of Paris & Brantford, Middleport Mechanical, Miska Trailer Factory, Nitro 54 Variety/Club 54 Racing, Pinty’s Delicious Foods, Renway Energy, Rochester Knighthawks, Strickland’s GMC and Victory Gamez.