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MacKinnon Takes Second Pro Stock Tour Victory of 2015, Wins at Oyster Bed Speedway

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(Oyster Bed Bridge, PE, August 1, 2015) – Darren MacKinnon (Charlottetown, PE) took home his second win on the season tonight in the Lucas Oil 100 at Oyster Bed Speedway; MacKinnon’s first win this season came in the Linde 100 at Petty International Raceway in June. MacKinnon had a back and forth battle with Craig Slaunwhite (Terence Bay, NS) who had to settle for second. Dylan Gosbee (Cornwall, PE) rallied from the rear of the field to finish in third. John Flemming (Halifax, NS) and Jonathan Hicken (Brudenell, PE), who won this event last season, completed the top five.

Dylan Blenkhorn (Truro, NS) won Atlantic Tiltload Time Trials with a blistering lap of 13.528 seconds. Donald Chisholm (Antigonish, NS) picked up the win in the King Freight Dash for Cash. Joel Hickox (Cornwall, PE) picked up his first career Dartmouth Dodge Heat Race victory along with fellow Islander Jonathan Hicken. DJ Casey (Prospect, NS) took home Exide Batteries rookie of the race award with his 11th place finish.

Prior to the Lucas Oil 100 Prince Edward Island’s Kent Vincent (Crapaud) was presented with the Tour’s first ever Iron Man Award. Vincent has competed in all 166 races since the series inception in 2001. Vincent’s family and crew were on hand for the presentation and received a standing ovation from the capacity crowd.

Race Results

Lucas Oil 100
Oyster Bed Speedway

Pos No. Name Laps Sponsor Hometown
1 18 Darren MacKinnon 100 Shaw’s Towing Service / True North Automotive Milton Station, PE
2 99 Craig Slaunwhite 100 Halifax Glass and Mirror / Archibald Drilling & Blasting Terence Bay, NS
3 91 Dylan Gosbee 100 Greenfield Enterprises Cornwall, PE
4 97 John Flemming 100 Happy Harry’s Affordable Building Centres Halifax, NS
5 5 Jonathan Hicken 100 Castle Building Centres Brudenell, PE
6 29 Greg Proude 100 Atlantic Dodge Dealers Springvale, PE
7 67 Dylan Blenkhorn 100 Blenkhorn’s Auto Recyclers, / The Cat Shack Truro, NS
8 40 Robbie MacEwen 100 Atlantic Steel Charlottetown, PE
9 8 Kent Vincent 100 Vector Aerospace Crapaud,PE
10 53 Cole Butcher 100 Atlantic Tiltload Ltd / Top Construction Porter’s Lake, NS
11 94 DJ Casey 100 Prospect, NS
12 89 Donald Chisholm 100 Keltic Ford / Nova Construction Antigonish, NS
13 32 Sarah McKay 100 AE McKay Builders / Pub’s Drive Thru Bottle Exchange Quispamsis, NB
14 07 Alison MacKinnon 100 Charlottetown Dairy Queen Charlottetown, PE
15 22 Joel Hickox 98 Hickox Service Centre Cornwall, PE
16 21 Shawn Pierce 89 South Shore Speed and Sound / Micro Computer Atlantic Blockhouse, NS
17 14 Terry Dougay 83 Right on Board Locksmith / Wayne’s Auto Mart Albany, PE
18 0 Shawn Turple 50 Dexter Construction / Municipal Group Enfield, NS


Failed to Qualify: 0
Margin of Victory: 1.146 seconds
Number of Cautions: 8
King Freight Dash Winner: #89 Donald Chisholm
Dartmouth Dodge Heat Winners: #5 Jonathan Hicken, #22 Joel Hickox
Exide Batteries Rookie Of The Race: #94 DJ Casey
Atlantic Tiltload Fast Time: #67 Dylan Blenkhorn (13.528 seconds)


The Atlantic Tiltload League of Legends took centre stage in the Action Car and Truck Accessories 50 prior to the Lucas Oil 100; Cory Hall (Jolicure, NB), Nicholas Naugle (Dartmouth, NS) and Justin MacNeill (Bedford, NS) were the top three finishers. 

Next Saturday the stars of the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour return to Scotia Speedworld for 250 grueling laps of fender to fender racing in the Atlantic CAT 250. Canada’s best stock car drivers will be striving for victory and their piece of the $60,000 posted purse. Don’t miss any of the action at the Atlantic CAT 250 next weekend at Scotia Speedworld. Tickets available at the gate on race day! Visit for complete event details and coverage.


About Lucas Oil:

Lucas Oil is one of the fastest growing lubricant lines in the consumer automotive industry, carrying a premium line of oils, greases and problem solving additives as well as a heavy duty line of products for the trucking, industrial and agricultural markets, not to mention a complete line of motorcycle and marine lubricants. Lucas Oil has long been directly involved in the North American racing industry through multiple vehicle sponsorships and racing event promotions, at all levels. Seeing a need for better lubricants in this industry, the Lucas people went to work again with the end result being a line of high performance engine oils and gear oils that are second-to-none in the racing industry. Lucas racing products have proven themselves on NASCAR, NHRA, IHRA, PPL and USHRA tracks across the country.


About Oyster Bed Speedway:

Oyster bed Speedway is Prince Edward Island’s premier auto racing facility and features fun and excitement with weekly stock car racing special events throughout the season.  The 1/3 mile paved oval is located in Oyster Bed Bridge at the intersection of routes 6 and 7, halfway between Cavendish and Charlottetown on beautiful Prince Edward Island. Phone: (902) 892-6684. Website:


About the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour:

The Parts for Trucks 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 five tracks throughout the Maritimes during its May through September season. The Parts for Trucks 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 . You can also follow us on Twitter at  and like us on Facebook at

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