Archive for May 2009

RED AND YELLOW, BLACK AND WHITE

EDMONTON, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series has hired its own touring flagman for the 2009 racing season. Veteran flagman Les Farrar made his NPP Series debut at Bridge County Raceway in Lethbridge at the Lucas Slick Mist Season Opener. “Seeing other facilities and meeting the crew and race fans from around…

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NPP AT PLAY DURING OFF WEEKEND

DEVON, AB – The sleepy town of Devon, Alberta southwest of Edmonton, came alive over the weekend as residents held their annual Devon Days festivities. Thousands of people took in the three-day event. Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series announcer Gord Craig was the guest MC at the 5th annual Burnout and Show ‘n’ Shine…

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LIKE SON, LIKE FATHER

LETHBRIDGE, AB – Before the May long weekend, racefans in Southern Alberta may not have even heard of Campbell River, British Columbia. They are aware of its existence now and may even be able to find it on a map after an amazing performance by the father and son team of Jason and Chris Beaulieu.…

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MIDGLEY ENDS FEATURE WIN DROUGHT

LETHBRIDGE, AB – The 2009 NPP Late Model Series kicked off its 9th incredible season at Bridge County Raceway in Lethbridge, Alberta Saturday night with Darrell Midgley ending a lengthy winless streak. There was no question that the NPP Series veteran would visit victory lane again but even Midgley was beginning to wonder out loud…

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2009 NPP CHAMPIONSHIP CHASE BEGINS

EDMONTON, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series begins its 9th consecutive year of racing action this weekend. “It’s go time,” says NPP Series announcer Gord Craig, “drivers and race teams have been extremely anxious to get the season started.” For the very first time, Bridge County Raceway in Lethbridge, Alberta is hosting…

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COUNTDOWN TO GREEN

EDMONTON, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series kicks off its 9th incredible season of race action in Lethbridge, Alberta this May long weekend (Saturday, Sunday May 16 & 17). The Lucas Oil Slick Mist 2009 Season Opener at Bridge County Raceway marks the third year in a row that the first event…

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COUNTDOWN TO GREEN

EDMONTON, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series kicks off its 9th incredible season of race action in Lethbridge, Alberta this May long weekend (Saturday, Sunday May 16 & 17). The Lucas Oil Slick Mist 2009 Season Opener at Bridge County Raceway marks the third year in a row that the first event…

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COUNTDOWN TO GREEN

EDMONTON, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series kicks off its 9th incredible season of race action in Lethbridge, Alberta this May long weekend (Saturday, Sunday May 16 & 17). The Lucas Oil Slick Mist 2009 Season Opener at Bridge County Raceway marks the third year in a row that the first event…

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NPP CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS FORMAT ADJUSTED

EDMONTON, AB (February 12) – After major revisions were made to the NPP Late Model Series race format last season, many NPP teams and race fans wondered if the Championship point’s format would also undergo some changes. Effective immediately, the NASCAR point system will be used at all Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series Feature…

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COUNTDOWN TO GREEN

EDMONTON, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series kicks off its 9th incredible season of race action in Lethbridge, Alberta this May long weekend (Saturday, Sunday May 16 & 17). The Lucas Oil Slick Mist 2009 Season Opener at Bridge County Raceway marks the third year in a row that the first event…

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