by Tommy Goudge (August 5, 2016) – Ohsweken, Ontario – A brief but heavy rain shower brought racing to a halt on Friday, August 5 at Ohsweken Speedway on McDonald’s Restaurants of Brantford and Paris Night. The night’s races are considered complete. Please refer to our Rain Out Policy for more information: CLICK HERE
The rescheduled Affordable Towing & Recovery Thunder Stock A-Feature from July 8 was completed, along with qualifying races for the Empire Super Sprints tour, Strickland’s GMC Crate Sprint Cars, HRW Automotive Mini Stocks, and Gale’s Auto Aftermarket Bombers.
The remainder of the Empire Super Sprints portion of tonight’s August 5 program will be completed on Friday, September 16 during the Burger Barn Night Before the Nationals.
Dave Bailey claimed the win in the Thunder Stock A-Feature, setting a new 20 lap track record in the process. Stay tuned for complete results and rescheduling information for the Crate Sprint Cars, Mini Stocks, and Bombers.
The winning 50/50 ticket number from Friday, August 5th is 117248 and is for $1,072.50 (If you have the winning number please contact Styres Gas Bar at (519) 445-0550).
Winning souvenir program numbers from Friday, August 5th are 101, 121, 135, 143, 154, 160, 166, 190. If you have any of these numbers please bring your program to the speedway on Friday, August 12th to claim your prize from the program sellers.
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.