Archive for September 2009

EVERYTHING ON THE LINE IN ELMA

ELMA, WASHINGTON – For the second year in a row the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series is part of the BIG ‘E’ WEEKEND in Elma, Washington. Grays Harbor Raceway is the next stop for race teams of the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series this Saturday and Sunday night. “It’s a crucial race weekend…

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KENNEDY WINS, BEAULIEU BOUNCED

ELMA, WASHINGTON – On a cloudy cool Saturday evening on the west coast of Washington State, the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series added both heat and fireworks to Night #1 of the annual Big ‘E’ race weekend at Grays Harbor Raceway. Whitecourt, Alberta’s Travis Day and Spruce Grove, Alberta’s Bruce Broughton kicked off the…

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BIG ‘E’ NIGHT TWO RAINED OUT

ELMA, WASHINGTON – Night #2 of the BIG ‘E’ RACE WEEKEND at Grays Harbor Raceway in Elma, Washington has been rained out (as of 2:00pm). Heavy rain began to fall at the track site several hours after Saturday nights race concluded. Rain fell in the region for close to 12 straight hours. Track officials had…

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BC BATTLE IN ALBERTA

EDMONTON, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series wraps up its 9th season of racing action this Saturday night at Edmonton’s Castrol Raceway. For the second year in a row the championship will be decided on the final race night of the year. NPP Series announcer Gord Craig indicates that there is only…

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EMOND GRABS FEATURE, MIDGLEY WINS SEASON

EDMONTON, AB – The Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series crowned its 2009 Season Champion Saturday night at Castrol Raceway. Sidney, British Columbia’s Darrell Midgley won his first ever championship on the dirt with a second place finish in Saturday nights Feature race. “We really got a handle on the car set up this year,”…

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MIDGLEY MOTORS ALONG

SIDNEY, BC – The race season is not over yet for the newly crowned champion of the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series. Darrell Midgley, who won his first season championship on the dirt in Edmonton, Alberta on the weekend, is preparing for three races on the pavement over the next month and a half.…

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MIDGLEY FINISHES SECOND

PENTICTON, BC – Darrell Midgley’s amazing race season continued at Penticton Speedway Saturday night. The recently crowned Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series Champion finished second on the pavement in the 100 lap Feature. “This was only the third time we’ve run here,” says the Sidney, BC driver, “so we’re pretty pleased with the finish.…

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KENNEDY GETS SCHOOLED ON HOME TRACK

EDMONTON, AB – It was October 2008, Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series competitor Crystal Kennedy attended the Jimmy Sills racing school down in Marysville, California. The impact of the school was immediately seen in her on track performance during the 2009 race season. In 2008, Kennedy finished out of the top-ten eleven times and…

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CLARK WINS NPP ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

ALTARIO, AB. – When rookie driver Kevin Clark first rolled his car off the trailer at Castrol Raceway’s test ‘n’ tune back in April he was extremely excited.  “I couldn’t wait to get onto the racetrack and try this new car out.”  Unfortunately the day did not go according to plan.  “I didn’t even complete…

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