Archive for June 2006

POPULAR SPRINT CAR DRIVER TO RACE NPP OILMENS EVENT

EDMONTON, AB – One of the top drivers from the Fountain Tire Alberta Sprint Tour makes his debut in a full bodied NPP Late Model stock car this weekend at Castrol Raceway.  Ardrossan’s Wade Fleming will be a special guest driver at the 13th annual Oilmen’s Invitational on Saturday and Sunday night.  “I’m going out…

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CANADA DAY LONG WEEKEND OILMENS INVITATIONAL

EDMONTON, AB. – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series touches down at Edmonton’s Castrol Raceway this long holiday weekend.  Saturday and Sunday night, race teams will compete at the 13th annual NPP Oilmen’s Invitational.  “There is $75,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs this weekend,” says NPP tour announcer Gord Craig, “this is…

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HEAVY RAIN CANCELS DRAYTON VALLEY EVENT

DRAYTON VALLEY, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series race event scheduled for this Saturday and Sunday, June 17th and 18th at Drayton Valley’s Rapid Fire Motorsports Park, has been cancelled due to bad weather conditions.  “The grounds are too wet”, says event promoter Arvid Fonstad.  “The roads leading into the facility are…

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SUCCESSFULL NPP SERIES DEBUT IN LETHBRIDGE

LETHBRIDGE, AB. – The $100, 000 Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series touched down at Bridge County Raceway in Lethbridge, Alberta on Saturday night.  A total of 18 race teams made the trek to southern Alberta.  Local newspaper coverage suggested the evening would come down to a battle between two of the series heavy weights. …

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NPP SERIES TO HELP LETHBRIDGE SOCCER CLUB

EDMONTON, AB (June 2) – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Ltd. Late Model series heads to Bridge County Raceway in Lethbridge this weekend.  NPP Late Model race teams are proud to lend a hand to the young stars of the Lethbridge Chargers Soccer Club.  This under 12 girls soccer team is holding a BBQ fundraiser at…

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NPP SERIES VISITS LETHBRIDGE FOR THE FIRST TIME

EDMONTON, AB (June 1) – The $100,000 Northern Provincial Pipeline Late Model Series takes its show on the road this weekend to Lethbridge, Alberta.  It’s a first time visit for the series to Bridge County Raceway.  All drivers are excited and a little anxious and about the race this Saturday night June 3rd.  “I’ve never…

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