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Turple Takes Lucas Oil 150 at Scotia Speedworld

Series Release/Photo by McCarthy Photographic

(Halifax, NS – May 20, 2017) –Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS) started off 2017 by returning to victory lane in dominant fashion by winning the Lucas Oil 150 at Scotia Speedworld. Turple held off reigning series champion Cole Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) on a final restart with seven laps to go to lock down his first Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour feature win since 2014. Butcher held on for second, ahead of Dylan Blenkhorn (Truro, NS), Dylan Gosbee (Cornwall, PE) and Exide Batteries Rookie of the Race and King Freight Future Winners Award winner Jarrett Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS)

Turple took home the Linde Most Laps Led Award by leading 130 of 150-lap distance. The final lead change took place on Lap 21 when Turple took the lead from Blenkhorn. Atlantic Tiltload Heat Races to set the field for the main event were won by Blenkhorn, five-time series champion John Flemming (Halifax, NS) and Exide Batteries Rookie Contender Nicholas Naugle (Dartmouth, NS). The Lucas Oil 150 featured 10 cautions and took one hour, 20 minutes to complete.

The Maritime League of Legends also kicked off their season with the Atlantic Tiltload 50 prior to the main event. Adam Meehan (Rawdon, NS) picked up the first checkered flag of the season, not to mention his first career victory on the Maritime League of Legends Tour. Paul Goulden (Shelburne, NS) came home second, while Waylon Farrell (Conception Bay, NL) took the final spot on the podium.

The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour returns to action on Saturday, June 10 at Petty International raceway located in River Glade NB, just outside of Moncton. The 150 lap event will mark round two of 12 on the exciting 2017 season! Adult tickets are $30.00, Youth (8-18 yrs) $10.00, children seven and under are free. Support classes include Late Models, Street Stocks and Mini Stocks. Don’t miss any of the action at Petty International Raceway on Saturday, June 10th at 6:00PM.

Starting Thursday, May 25th fans of the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour will have an opportunity to join the official Series Fan Club! Fan Club members will receive a special package including a Pro Stock Tour series decal, hero card signed by some of the stars of the Series, Fan Club membership card – not to mention exclusive offers and contests to members throughout the season. Membership for the Official Parts for Pro Stock Tour Fan Club is absolutely FREE! Visit  to sign up starting Thursday, May 25th!
Photo Credit: McCarthy Photographic

Race Results

Lucas Oil 150
Scotia Speedworld


Pos No. Name Laps Sponsor Hometown
1 0 Shawn Turple 150 Dexter Construction Enfield, NS
2 53 Cole Butcher 150 Atlantic Tiltload Porter’s Lake, NS
3 67 Dylan Blenkhorn 150 Blenkhorn’s Auto Recyclers Truro, NS
4 91 Dylan Gosbee 150 Greenfield Enterprises Cornwall, PE
5 54 Jarrett Butcher 150 Top Construction Porter’s Lake, NS
6 89 Donald Chisholm 150 Nova Construction Antigonish, NS
7 99 Craig Slaunwhite 150 Archibald Drilling & Blasting Terence Bay, NS
8 40 Robbie MacEwen 150 Maritime Steel Roofing and Siding Charlottetown, PE
9 8 Kent Vincent 150 Vector Aerospace Crapaud,PE
10 18 Darren MacKinnon 150 Shaw’s Towing Service Charlottetown, PE
11 08 Nicholas Naugle 150 Brycon Construction Dartmouth, NS
12 13 Cassius Clark 150 King Racing Competition Parts & Fabrication Farmington, ME
13 29 Greg Proude 150 Atlantic Dodge Dealers Springvale, PE
14 14 Terry Dougay 149 Right on Board Locksmith Albany, PE
15 21 Shawn Pierce 148 C&P Tack and Apparel Blockhouse, NS
16 30 Stephen Lively 145 Casey Racing Shubenacadie, NS
17 07 Allison McKinnon 143 Oyster Bed Esso Oyster Bed Bridge, PE
18 1 Matt Moore 140 Pothier Motors Upper Burlington, NS
19 5 Jonathan Hicken 114 Castle Building Centres Brudenell, PE
20 97 John Flemming 108 Happy Harry’s Affordable Building Centres Halifax, NS
21 52 Chris Hughes 99 Subaru of Moncton Brackley Beach, PE
22 49 Harry Ross White 37 Archibald Drilling & Blasting Kennetcook, NS
23 94 DJ Casey 24 Casey Racing Prospect, NS
24 81 Nevin Scott 12 Arcadia Construction Solutions Clyde River, PE


Failed to Qualify: 0
Margin of Victory: 0.289 seconds
Number of Cautions: 10
Atlantic Tiltload Heat Winners: #67 Dylan Blenkhorn, #97 John Flemming, #08 Nicholas Naugle
Exide Batteries Rookie Of The Race: #54 Jarrett Butcher
Linde Most Laps Led: #0 Shawn Turple
King Freight Future Winner: #54 Jarrett Butcher


About Lucas Oil: Lucas Oil is one of the fastest growing lubricant lines in the consumer automotive industry, carrying a premium line of oils, greases and problem solving additives as well as a heavy duty line of products for the trucking, industrial and agricultural markets, not to mention a complete line of motorcycle and marine lubricants. Lucas Oil has long been directly involved in the North American racing industry through multiple vehicle sponsorships and racing event promotions, at all levels. Seeing a need for better lubricants in this industry, the Lucas people went to work again with the end result being a line of high performance engine oils and gear oils that are second-to-none in the racing industry. Lucas racing products have proven themselves on NASCAR, NHRA, IHRA, PPL and USHRA tracks across the country.

About the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour:
The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour (PST) is considered the highest level of stock car racing in Canada. The Tour is recognized in the industry as one of the healthiest stock car racing series in North America. PST visits five tracks throughout the Maritimes during its May through September season. The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is owned and operated by Maritime Pro Stock Tour Limited. For more information, call our administration office at 902.481.2531 or click . You can also follow us on Twitter at  and like us on Facebook at

About Scotia Speedworld:
Scotia Speedworld (SSW) is a 3/10-mile asphalt oval racing facility. SSW is the only track in Nova Scotia to host a weekly racing series, which runs May through September and features six different classes of racecars. SSW also hosts special events, including Monster Jam and the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour. SSW is located at Exit 6 on Highway 102, across from the Halifax Stanfield International Airport. For more information please click on or call our Event Hotline at (902) 873-2277 or our office at (902) 481-2514. Like us on Facebook at  and follow us on Twitter

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