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Victory Laps # 11 – Featuring Shawn Turple & Kent Vincent

This episode of Victory Laps continues to celebrate our 50th-anniversary as host Dylan Langille visits with two of Riverside’s modern era racers who have etched their names in our history book by winning milestone events. Shawn Turple won the grand reopening Maritime Pro Stock Tour feature in 2006 after our rebuild – significant in many […]

Date Announced for 2020 IWK 250

The 2020 edition of the IWK 250 is set for July 18. For the 14th-straight year, the highly-anticipated event will be presented by Sydney businessman Steve Lewis as an awareness and fundraising endeavor for the IWK Foundation. Since  2007, the IWK 250 presented by Steve Lewis has raised over $481,000.00 for the Foundation. “We’re happy […]

Victory Laps # 10 – Featuring Junior Hanley & Greg Sewart

This episode of Victory Laps continues to celebrate our 50th-anniversary as host Dylan Langille visits with Maritime stock car racing legend Greg Sewart and North American short track legend Junior Hanley, both inductees in the Canadian and Maritime Motorsports Halls of Fame – both with roots at Riverside all the way back to 1969. Greg […]

Cole Butcher Bookends PST Season at Riverside

Cole Butcher (Hantsport, NS) picked up his third victory of the 2019 Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour season by winning the Lucas Oil 150 at Riverside International Speedway. Championship contenders Dylan Blenkhorn (Truro, NS) and Jonathan Hicken (Brudenell, PE) started the race mid-pack but rallied to finish second and third respectively. Unofficially, Blenkhorn has […]

Fireworks Display to End 50th-Anniversary Celebrations at Track

Woohoo! The fireworks display that will end our 50th-anniversary celebrations at the track on Saturday evening is a go! Many thanks to everyone who helped in getting permits, etc. rearranged for us from the originally scheduled date of Sept. 7. As a reminder, the Family 1 camping area will be closed for the weekend to […]

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