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Butcher Returns to Victory Lane in Irving Blending & Packaging 150

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(Moncton, NB- July 23, 2016) –A day later than scheduled due to rain, Cole Butcher of Porter’s Lake, NS led 129 laps en route to his first win of the season at the Irving Oil Blending & Packaging 150 at Petty International Raceway Sunday afternoon. In the final few laps, working through lapped traffic, the Linde Most Laps Led winner had to hold off a hard charging Cassius Clark (Farmington, ME) who settled for 2nd position.  With 20 laps to go Dylan Blenkhorn (Truro, NS) blasted to third position from sixth to complete the podium. Islanders Darren MacKinnon (Charlottetown, PE) and Greg Proude (Springvale, PE) completed the top five.

Three Atlantic Tiltload Heat Races determined the starting order for the Irving Oil Blending & Packaging 150. Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS), Donald Chisholm (Antigonish, NS), and Jonathan Hicken (Brudenell, PE) secured the top spot in their respective qualifiers. With his first Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour top ten finish, Matt Rodgers (Smithtown, NB) earned the King Freight Lines Future Winner Award after finishing tenth in the Irving Oil Blending & Packaging 150. The Exide Batteries Rookie of the Year Award went to Harry Ross White (Kennetcook, NS) after finishing 17th on the afternoon.

The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour will make its one and only stop to picturesque Prince Edward Island next Saturday for the Lucas Oil 100 at Oyster Bed Bridge Speedway. Tickets will be available to purchase at the gate on race day.

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Race Results

Irving Blending & Packaging 150
Petty International Raceway


Pos No. Name Laps Sponsor Hometown
1 53 Cole Butcher 150 Atlantic Tiltload Porter’s Lake, NS
2 13 Cassius Clark 150 King Racing Competition Parts & Fabrication Farmington, ME
3 67 Dylan Blenkhorn 150 Blenkhorn’s Auto Recyclers Truro, NS
4 18 Darren MacKinnon 150 Shaw’s Towing Service Milton Station, PE
5 29 Greg Proude 150 Atlantic Dodge Dealers Springvale, PE
6 0 Shawn Turple 150 Dexter Construction Enfield, NS
7 91 Dylan Gosbee 150 Greenfield Enterprises Cornwall, PE
8 8 Kent Vincent 149 Vector Aerospace Crapaud,PE
9 89 Donald Chisholm 149 Keltic Ford Antigonish, NS
10 42 Matt Rodgers 149 Thomac Services Smithtown, NB
11 22 Joel Hickox 148 Hickox Service Center Cornwall, PE
12 10x Devin Snell 148 Pub’s Bottle Exchange Saint John, NB
13 97 DJ Casey 147 Happy Harry’s Affordable Building Centres Prospect, NS
14 21 Shawn Pierce 143 C&P Tack and Apparel Blockhouse, NS
15 7 Byron Bartlett 140 Rothesay, NB
16 14 Terry Dougay 140 Right on Board Locksmith Albany, PE
17 49 Harry Ross White 113 Archibald Drilling & Blasting Kennetcook, NS
18 5 Jonathan Hicken 112 Castle Building Centres Brudenell, PE
19 72 Mike Kyle 21 Norton One Stop Sussex, NB
20 08 Nicholas Naugle 13 Brycon Construction Dartmouth, NS
21 81 Nevin Scott 7 Arcadia Construction Solutions Marshfield, PE
22 99 Craig Slaunwhite 6 Archibald Drilling & Blasting Terence Bay, NS
23 03 Steve Halpin 0 GD Fabrication & Racecars Saint John, NB


Failed to Qualify: 0
Margin of Victory: 0.189 seconds
Number of Cautions: 3
Atlantic Tiltload Heat Winners: #0 Shawn Turple, #89 Donald Chisholm, #5 Jonathan Hicken
Exide Batteries Rookie Of The Race: #49 Harry Ross White
Linde Most Laps Led: #53 Cole Butcher
King Freight Future Winner: #42 Matt Rodgers


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