Double Header Weekend at Scotia Speedworld Features Shriners Classic Friday; ECI Pro Stock Tour Saturday
Both races can be seen LIVE on TimsCorner.tv!
FRIDAY – Track Release
(Halifax, NS – July 12, 2021) The 26th edition of the Shriners’ Classic for the Fleet Brake Atlantic Sportsman is set for Friday night. In addition to the 50 lap Sportsman feature fans will also see racing action from the Toursec Thunder & Lightning, Strictly Hydraulics Legends, and Bandolero Divisions. Racing action will get underway at 7:00 PM with grandstands opening at 5:00pm.
The Shriners’ Classic is one of the most prestigious Sportsman races in the province. A quick look at the past champions list will show several big names in the sport, many of whom have gone on to win championships and compete with the East Coast International Pro Stock Tour.
Shriners’ Classic Past Winners
1995 – Gordie Ryan (#65)
1996 – Troy Slaunwhite (#80)
1997 – Terry Roma (#38)
1998 – Ron Tibert (#64)
1999 – Mel Tibert (#01)
2000 – Harry Ross White (#18)
2001 – Tony Leonard (#74)
2002 – James Graves (#27)
2003 – Craig Slaunwhite (#99)
2004 – Terry Roma (#38)
2005 – Terry Roma (#38)
2006 – Sheldon Pemberton (#62)
2007 – Craig Slaunwhite (#99)
2008 – Harry Ross White (#18)
2009 – Jeff Dillman (#08)
2010 – Colby Smith (#77)
2011 – Jeff Dillman (#08)
2012 –Jeff Dillman (#0)
2013 – Darren Wallage (#3)
2014 – Jeff Dillman (#0)
2015 – Russell Smith Jr (#44)
2016 – Russell Smith Jr (#44)
2017 – Travis Roma (#38)
2018- Richard Salter (#10)
2019 -Deven Smith (#94)
Admission for the Shriners’ Classic presented by Fleet Brake Atlantic is $20.00 for Adults; Youth (8-15) are $5.00 and children 7 and under are free…all summer long! Tickets are available at the gate on race day (cash only).
|Pit Gate opens||4:30 p.m.|
|Tech Inspection starts||4:30 p.m.|
|Practice starts – 5 min sessions (SP, LG, 4 Cyl, BN)||5:00 p.m.|
|Practice ends||6:25 p.m.|
|Drivers Meeting @ line-up board||6:30 p.m.|
Grandstands Open 5:00 p.m.
Beginner Bandolero Cars – 8 laps
Bandolero Cars (YL &B) – 8 laps
TOURSEC Thunder & Lightning Cars – 10 laps
Strictly Hydraulics Legend Cars – 10 laps
Fleet Brake Sportsman Cars – 10 laps
Beginner Bandolero Cars – 15 laps
Bandolero Cars – 15 laps
TOURSEC Thunder & Lightning Cars – 25 laps
Strictly Hydraulics Legend Cars – 25 laps
Shriners Classic Fleet Brake Sportsman – 50 laps
*format subject to change without notice
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 five different classes of racecars. SSW also hosts special events, including the East Coast International 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 www.ScotiaSpeedworld.ca or call our Event Hotline at (902) 873-2277 or our office at (902) 481-2514. Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/sswracing and follow us on Twitter www.twitter.com/sswracing
SATURDAY – Series Release
The East Coast International Pro Stock Tour is thrilled to announce the cars and stars of the Tour will be back on track next Saturday, July 17th at Scotia Speedworld. The 150-lap event will feature the best racing talent from across the Maritimes. Atlantic Tiltload Heat Races will kick-off racing action at 4:00pm and set the field for the feature.
Scotia Speedworld is currently approved to host 750 fans per the Nova Scotia health authorities. Fans must be seated in pods (sections) with specific entry and exit gates for each pod. There are 150 tickets available in five separate pods in the main grandstands. Ticket booths will be set up at each pod entrance point.
Tickets for the grandstands go on sale Monday at 9:00am and will be available online at www.eventbrite.ca. Adult tickets are $30.00, youth $10.00. Tickets for the pits are $35.00 and available at the back gate on race day only. Grandstands will open at 1:00pm next Saturday.
Per Public Health protocols, social distancing is required between pods and fans need to wear a mask while entering, exiting and moving about the facility. Masks can be removed while seated.
If you are unable to get one of the coveted 750 tickets – no problem, we’ve got you covered. Tim’s Corner Motorsports TV will have a video crew at Scotia Speedworld to provide full event coverage. You can watch the race LIVE or On-Demand by heading to www. TimsCorner.tv and getting your Event Pass.
Stay tuned to www.maritimeprostocktour.com for all the latest news or follow us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram @prostocktour
EXPECTED ENTRY LIST
As of July 15, 2021
#08 – Nicholas Naugle – Dartmouth, NS
#0 – Matt Vaughan – Bedford, NS
#2 – Ashton Tucker – Miramichi, NB
#11 – Marty Prevost – Fall River, NS
#11v – Jordan Veinotte – Porters Lake, NS
#36 – Gary Elliott– Truro, NS
#53 – Cole Butcher – Hantsport, NS
#54 – Jarrett Butcher – Porter’s Lake, NS
#89 – Donald Chisholm – Antigonish, NS
#99 – Craig Slaunwhite – Terence Bay, NS
*Entry list subject to change without notice
Race Day Format
|Pit Gate Opens
Pro Stock Tech
MLOL TechGrandstand Gates Open
Pro Stock Practice
Pro Stock Practice
Pro Stock Practice
Drivers Meeting MLOL
Drivers Meeting Pro Stock
12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
|Atlantic Tiltload Heat Race lineups immediately follow drivers meeting|
|Maritime League of Legends Heats – 10 laps
Atlantic Tiltload Pro Stock Heats – 10 laps
|Maritime League of Legends Feature – 50 laps|
|Pro Stock Driver Introductions – (weather & time permitting)|
|East Coast International Pro Stock Tour 150|
About the East Coast International Pro Stock Tour:
The East Coast International 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 four tracks throughout the Maritimes during its May through September season. The East Coast International 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 www.maritimeprostocktour.com. You can also follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/prostocktour and like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/prostocktour
About East Coast International:
East Coast International Trucks is an authorized International® dealership with locations in Moncton, Dartmouth, Millbrook, and Charlottetown. They carry a large selection of new and used trucks and trailers and offer one of the largest inventories of truck parts in Atlantic Canada. All of their locations are Cummins certified and service all-make trucks and trailers. Their Idealease division provides truck leasing and rental solutions, and all of their locations offer in-house financing and insurance. For more information on East Coast International, visit www.eastcoastint.com t Pass.