Hicken Races to Cummins 200 at 54th River Glade International
(River Glade, NB- August 25, 2018) Jonthan Hicken (Brudenell, PE) picked up his ninth career victory in style tonight winning the River Glade International trophy in the Cummins 200 at Petty International Raceway. Prince Edward Island drivers filled the podium with Darren MacKinnon (Charlottetown, PE) coming home second after a close battle with Robbie MacEwen (Charlottetown, PE). Shawn Turple (Enfield, NS) and Dylan Blenkhorn (Truro, NS) rounded out the top five respectively in the 21 car field.
Starting positions for the Cummins 200 were determined by Atlantic Tiltload Heat Races. Waylon Farrell (Conception Bay South, NL) picked up his first career pole position after finishing first in heat one. Jarrett Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) and Hicken also picked up victories in their respective heats.
Braden Langille (Shubenacadie, NS) received the Exide Batteries Rookie of the Race award with his ninth place finish. The King Freight Lines Future Winner Award, which goes to any driver in the field who has never won a Series race, was awarded to MacEwen.
Craig MacDonald (Waverley, NS) was first to the checkers in the 50 lap Maritime League of Legends feature. Cody Byrne (Orwell Cove, PE) was on top of the podium in the 50 lap East Cast Mini Stock Tour event and Sam Rogers (Lower Onslow, NS) won the 25 lap Bandolero race.
The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is off for the weekend but returns September 8th with the penultimate Lucas Oil 150 at Riverside International located just outside of Antigonish, NS. The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour Season Finale takes place September 15th with the Dartmouth Dodge 200 at Scotia Speedworld.
Visit www.maritimeprostocktour.com for all event information.
Unofficial Race Results
Petty International Raceway
|1||5||Jonathan Hicken||200||H3:1||Castle Building Centres||Brudenell, PE|
|2||18||Darren MacKinnon||200||H2:3||Shaw’s Towing Service||Charlottetown, PE|
|3||40||Robbie MacEwen||200||#N/A||Maritime Steel Roofing and Siding||Charlottetown, PE|
|4||0||Shawn Turple||200||H3:4||Dexter Construction||Enfield, NS|
|5||67||Dylan Blenkhorn||200||H3:5||Blenkhorn’s Auto Recyclers||Truro, NS|
|6||08||Nicholas Naugle||200||H3:3||Brycon Construction||Dartmouth, NS|
|7||54||Jarrett Butcher||200||H2:1||Superior Foundations||Porter’s Lake, NS|
|9||51||Braden Langille||200||H1:3||Nova Construction||Shubenacadie, NS|
|10||53||Russell Smith Jr||200||H1:5||Atlantic Tiltload||Lakeside, NS|
|11||99||Craig Slaunwhite||200||H1:2||Cobequid Mountain Sports||Terence Bay, NS|
|12||48||Waylon Farrell||199||H1:1||Farrell’s Excavating Ltd||Conception Bay South, NFLD|
|13||14||Terry Dougay||198||H1:6||Right on Board Locksmith||Albany, PE|
|14||32||Sarah McKay||198||H1:7||AE McKay Builders||Quispamsis, NB|
|15||21||Shawn Pierce||197||H2:5||Ntyce Motorsports||Blockhouse, NS|
|16||72||Mike Kyle||194||H2:6||Sussex, NB|
|17||02||Craig Ward||161||H3:6||Riverview, NB|
|18||97D||Chris Duncan||155||H2:4||EASY-KLEEN Pressure Systems Pressure Washers||Hampton, NB|
|19||29||Greg Proude||155||H3:2||Atlantic Dodge Dealers||Springvale, PE|
|20||91||Dylan Gosbee||45||H2:2||Greenfield Enterprises||Cornwall, PE|
|21||30||Stephen Lively||DNS||DNS||Eastern Drainage||Shubenacadie, NS|
Failed to Qualify: 0
Margin of Victory: 0.878 seconds
Number of Cautions: 7
Atlantic Tiltload Heat Win: #48 Waylon Farrell, #54 Jarrett Butcher, #5 Jonathan Hicken
Exide Batteries Rookie Of The Race: #51 Braden Langille
Most Laps Led: #99 Craig Slaunwhite
King Freight Future Winner: #40 Robbie MacEwen
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