Hall Races To First Tour Win in BJs Truck Centre 150
(Halifax, NS – July 30, 2022) – Cory Hall (Jolicure, NB) scored his first career East Coast International Pro Stock Tour victory Saturday evening in the BJs Truck Centre 150 at Oyster Bed Speedway. Hall battled through a green flag run encompassing two thirds of the race with championship leader Craig Slaunwhite (Terence Bay, NS) with Hall ultimately pulling away with less than ten to go in the race. Slaunwhite was second with Mike Rodgers (Moncton, NB) also scoring a career best third place run. Greg Proude (Springvale, PE) was fourth with Darren Mackinnon (Charlottetown, PE) fifth.
Premier Dennis King gave the command to start your engines and waved the green flag to commence the BJ’s Truck Centre 150 this evening at Oyster Bed Speedway.
Atlantic Tiltload Heat Races kicked off Pro Stock action on the track. MacKinnon, Slaunwhite and Russell Smith Jr (Lakeside, NS) won their Atlantic Tiltload heat races which set the field for the BJ’s Truck Centre 150.
Mike Rodgers took home the Kenny U Pull Hard Charger award. Slaunwhite won the R&D Performancentre Most Laps Led Award. Mike Duskey (Albany, PE) was the Fleet Brake Atlantic Lucky Dog winner.
The East Coast International Pro Stock Tour is taking a week off to prepare for the Summer Clash 250 – where one driver could walk away with over $33,000 in their pocket! The three-day event taking place at Scotia Speedworld kicks off Thursday, August 11th with the Car & Truck Show N Shine and Food Truck Rally from 5:00-9:00pm. Friday the CARSTAR Weekly Racing Series will present the Superior Foundations 100 for the Fleet Brake Atlantic Sportsman, as well as Time Trials for the East Coast International Pro Stock Tour. Saturday is the main event – the Summer Clash 250 at 4:00pm, with purse and contingency funds over $80,000.00 fans can expect non-stop action on the track!
Tickets are on sale now, visit www.scotiaspeedworld.cafor full event details and ticket prices
Unofficial Race Results
BJ’s Truck Centre 150
Oyster Bed Speedway
|1||83||Cory Hall||150||H2:2||GNS Racing||Jolicure, NB|
|2||99||Craig Slaunwhite||150||H2:1||Presidential Ventilation||Terence Bay, NS|
|3||41||Mike Rodgers||150||H2:5||Lawns Unlimited||Moncton, NB|
|4||29||Greg Proude||150||H2:3||Atlantic Dodge Dealers||Springvale, PE|
|5||18||Darren MacKinnon||150||H1:1||Shaw’s Towing Service||Charlottetown, PE|
|6||0||Matt Vaughan||150||H3:2||East Coast International||Lantz, NS|
|7||16||Dylan Gosbee||149||H3:3||Cornwall Self Storage||Cornwall, PE|
|8||40||Robbie MacEwen||149||H1:3||Island Auto Supply||Charlottetown, PE|
|9||88||Russell Smith Jr||149||H3:1||Nova Construction||Lakeside, NS|
|10||32||Chris Hughes||149||H2:4||Tops to Floors/Arsenault Bros Construction||Brackley Beach, PE|
|11||01||Troy Burke||149||H1:2||Kris Fournier ReMax||Sherwood, PE|
|12||42||Mike Duskey||148||H3:6||0||Albany, PE|
|13||25||Ryan VanOirschot||148||H3:5||Bio Liquid Environmental||Antigonish, NS|
|14||81||Ian Rasmussen||148||H1:6||New Denmark Auto||Fredericton, NB|
|15||36||Gary Elliott||148||H3:4||Quaker State||Murray Siding, NS|
|16||30||Stephen Lively||147||H1:5||East Coast Financing||Shubenacadie, NS|
|17||51||Mark LeClair||147||H2:6||M&K Construction||Brackley Beach, PE|
|18||07||Allison McKinnon||146||H1:4||MacKinnon Bros Racing||Oyster Bed Bridge, PE|
Failed to Qualify: 0
Margin of Victory: 0.99
Number of Cautions: 2
Atlantic Tiltload Heat Win: #18 Darren MacKinnon, #99 Craig Slaunwhite, #88 Russell Smith Jr
R&D Performance Most Laps Led: #99 Craig Slaunwhite
Kenny UPull Elmsdale Hard Charger Winner: #41 Mike Rodgers
Fleet Brake Atlantic Lucky Dog: #42 Mike Duskey
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