Naugle Captures First Pro Stock Tour Win in Toromont Cat 150
(Halifax, NS – September 26, 2020) Nicholas Naugle (Dartmouth, NS) picked up his first career Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour Series victory by winning the Toromont Cat 150 at Riverside International on Saturday. The race was slowed by just one caution on lap 136. Greg Proude (Springvale, PE) led every lap leading up to the singular caution but was unable to regain the lead from Naugle after the restart and finished second. Hometown hero Donald Chisholm (Antigonish, NS) gave the locals something to cheer about with a third place finish. Brothers Chris and Kyle Reid (Sydney, NS) rounded out the top five. The race took just 44 minutes to complete.
Atlantic Tiltload Heat Races set the starting grid for the Toromont Cat 150 feature. Naugle started on the pole after winning heat race number one. Proude and Chris Reid also won their respective heat races.
The NAPA Sportsman Series warmed up the track and fans with a 50-lap feature. Jeffrey Breen (Antigonish, NS) was first under the checkers followed by Ronnie MacKay (Sydney, NS) and Pete Miller (Noel Rd, NS).
Hot Rod Classics Vintage Race Car Series made their Nova Scotia debut at Riverside International Saturday afternoon. Fans enjoyed the unique vintage cars as they put on terrific show for fans in a 20-lap feature. Cy Harvey (Elmsdale, NS) was the winner, his second win on the Series for 2020.
Today’s Toromont Cat 150 was only the second event of 2020 but marks the end of the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour racing season. Thank you to all of the race teams, sponsors and fans for your patience as we navigated our way through the Covid-19 pandemic. We can’t wait to get back to the track for a full season of racing in 2021!
|1||08||Nicholas Naugle||150||H1:1||Brycon Construction||Dartmouth, NS|
|2||29||Greg Proude||150||H2:1||Atlantic Dodge Dealers||Springvale, PE|
|3||89||Donald Chisholm||150||H2:2||Keltic Ford||Antigonish, NS|
|4||31||Chris Reid||150||H3:1||Robby’s Towing||Sydney, NS|
|5||42||Kyle Reid||150||H2:3||Robby’s Towing||Sydney, NS|
|6||53||Cole Butcher||150||H1:2||Atlantic Tiltload||Hantsport, NS|
|7||83||Cory Hall||149||H3:5||King Racing Competition Parts & Fabrication||Jolicure, NB|
|8||88||John Flemming||149||H1:3||Happy Harry’s||Halifax, NS|
|9||48||Waylon Farrell||149||H2:4||Farrell’s Excavating||Conception Bay South, NF|
|10||13||Austin MacDonald||149||H3:2||King Racing Competition Parts & Fabrication||Pictou, NS|
|11||5||Jonathan Hicken||149||H3:3||Chapman Bros Construction||Brudenell, PE|
|12||91||Dylan Gosbee||149||H3:4||Greenfield Enterprises||Cornwall, PE|
|13||2||Ashton Tucker||149||H2:5||White Lightning Auto Center||Miramichi, NB|
|14||0||Matt Vaughan||147||H3:6||Dexter Construction||Enfield, NS|
|15||21||Shawn Pierce||147||H1:5||Ntyce Motorsports||Blockhouse, NS|
|16||36||Gary Elliott||146||H1:6||Quaker State||Truro, NS|
|17||80||Ryan VanOirschot||136||H2:6||Ace in the Hole Septic||Antigonish, NS|
Failed to Qualify: 0
Margin of Victory: 0.238 seconds
Number of Cautions: 1
Atlantic Tiltload Heat Win: ##08 Nicholas Naugle, #29 Greg Proude, #31 Chris Reid
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