Pro Stock Tour Fuels Up for Irving Oil 150 Saturday at Petty Raceway
Series Release/Photo by WingNut Productions
(Halifax, NS – July 6, 2022) – The East Coast International Pro Stock Tour is headed to Petty International Raceway this Saturday for the Irving Oil 150. This will be the Series’ second visit of the season to the track located just outside of Moncton, in River Glade, NB. The Irving Oil 150 marks round six of 12 for the elite touring series. Atlantic Tiltload Heat Races will kick-off racing action at 4:00pm and set the field for the feature.
Following the Fleetrite 150, reigning East Coast International Pro Stock Tour Champion Craig Slaunwhite (Terence Bay, NS) remains atop the leader board with 1042 points. Greg Proude (Springvale, PE) won his first race since 2017 last weekend which catapulted him to second spot in the chase for the championship. Matt Vaughan (Bedford, NS) continues to impress in his sophomore season and is currently third in points. Russell Smith Jr (Lakeside, NS) and Jarrett Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) round out the top five as the Series returns to Petty International Raceway.
Fans will be treated to an autograph session with the stars of the East Coast International Pro Stock Tour prior to the Irving Oil 150 feature.
Also on the racing card are local Legends and Mini Stocks who will each run 40-lap features. Bandolero cars will also see action on the track on Saturday.
Tickets for the Irving Oil 150 will be available at the gates on race day only. Adult tickets are $30.00, youth (8-18yrs) are $10.00, seven and under are free. Admission to the pits is $35.00.
EXPECTED ENTRY LIST – Irving Oil 150 (as of July 06)
#08 – Nicholas Naugle – Dartmouth, NS
#0- Matt Vaughan – Bedford, NS
#2- Ashton Tucker – Lyttleton, NB
#9 – John Rankin – St. Martin’s, NB
#11 –Marty Prevost – Fall River, NS
#18 – Darren MacKinnon – Charlottetown, PE
#25 –Ryan VanOirschot – Antigonish, NS
#29 – Greg Proude – Springvale, PE
#30 – Stephen Lively – Shubenacadie, NS
#32 – Chris Hughes – Brackley Beach, PE
#36 – Gary Elliott– Truro, NS
#40 – Robbie MacEwen – Charlottetown, PE
#41 – Mike Rodgers – Moncton, NB
#44 – Michael Cormier – Grand-Barachois, NB
#54 – Jarrett Butcher – Porter’s Lake, NS
#88– Russell Smith Jr – Lakeside, NS
#99 – Craig Slaunwhite – Terence Bay, NS
Tim’s Corner Motorsports TV will have a video crew at Petty 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.
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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