Archive for July 2006

RAINED OUT IN RIMBEY

RIMBEY, AB. – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series race event scheduled for Central Alberta Raceways (Saturday, July 29) has been officially rained out.

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RACIN’ IN RIMBEY WITH THE NPP

EDMONTON, AB – The $100,000 Northern Provincial Pipeline Late Model Series opened its 2006 season in Rimbey, Alberta back in May.  This Saturday afternoon the series return’s to Central Alberta Raceway’s to begin the final half of the season.  “This weekend’s race in Rimbey kicks off the most grueling part of the 2006 schedule,” says…

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NPP LATE MODELS PLAYING WITH FIRE

EDMONTON, AB. – The Northern Provincial Pipeline Late Model series will be part of Drayton Valley motorsports history in August.  “This will be the biggest race show ever to hit the Valley,” says event promoter Arvid Fonstad, “Rapid Fire Motorsports Park will be home to three straight days of non-stop racing action.”  The rescheduled dates…

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MIDGLEY, EMOND DOMINATE, BELL’S CAR ON DIET

EDMONTON, AB (July 16) – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series was proud to be a major part of one of the most successful Gold Cup race events in Castrol Raceway track history.  “Race teams in both the NPP Series and Fountain Tire Alberta Sprint Tour should be extremely proud of their weekend,” says…

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GOLD CUP SHOWDOWN

EDMONTON, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series is proud to be a part of this weekend’s Gold Cup 2006 Sprint Car event at Edmonton’s Castrol Raceway.  “This is the 6th consecutive season the NPP Late Model Series has competed at Canada’s oldest, most prestigious open wheel race event,” says tour announcer Gord…

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HODGSON TO RACE NPP LATE MODEL AT GOLD CUP

EDMONTON, AB – The Hodgson name will be represented in two race classes at Gold Cup 2006 this Friday and Saturday night at Edmonton’s Castrol Raceway.  As St. Albert’s Jeff Hodgson campaigns his 130mph Sprint Car, his older brother Ryan will make his racing debut in a 100mph Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model.  “It was…

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KENNEDY SLIDES INTO FIRST PLACE AFTER OILMENS SWEEP

EDMONTON, AB – For the first time this season there has been a change at the top of the standings in the $100,000 Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series.  Edson, Alberta’s Dwight Kennedy took over the number one spot after sweeping both 50 Lap Feature events Saturday and Sunday night at the 13th Annual Oilmens…

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CANADA DAY FIREWORKS AT CASTROL RACEWAY

EDMONTON, AB – Incredible racing along with heated exchanges and fireworks on the racetrack and in the pits pretty well sums up night number one of the 13th Annual Oilmens Invitational at Castrol Raceway.  When the checkered flag flew at the end of a grueling 50 lap Feature race, Edson Alberta’s Dwight Kennedy grabbed his…

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