Archive for July 2010

HAPPY CANADA DAY 2010

Race teams and officials from the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series would like to wish you a Happy Canada Day. Enjoy this time with family and friends. We will see you at the next race event at Edmonton’s Castrol Raceway on Friday and Saturday, July 9th and 10th.

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ROOKIES ARE GOLDEN

EDMONTON, AB. – For the tenth consecutive season the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series is proud to be a part of Canada’s oldest open wheel race event. First run back in 1954, the annual Gold Cup featuring ‘360’ Sprint Cars, will be competed at Castrol Raceway this weekend. Current NPP Series point leader Bruce…

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TWO WINS IN ONE

EDMONTON, AB. – Spruce Grove, Alberta’s Bruce Broughton extended his championship points lead in the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series with a weekend sweep of Feature events at Castrol Raceway. Both victories took place on the same day. A major thunderstorm delayed the start of Fridays Gold Cup event by almost three hours. The…

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LOST AND FOUND

EDMONTON, AB. – Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series officials have cancelled this weekends scheduled event at Castrol Raceway. “There are only five teams that indicated they would attend this race in Edmonton. Eleven drivers said they aren’t coming out for a variety of reasons.” NPP Late Model Series announcer and media relations director Gord…

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PARADE LAP

EDMONTON, AB. – For the second year in a row the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series will be participating in the annual Capital X Parade in downtown Edmonton. “I was blown away at the crowd last year,” says NPP Series announcer Gord Craig, “its incredible exposure for the Series that’s for sure.” The Edson…

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PARADE DAY

WHITECOURT, AB. – Less than twenty-four hours after Thursday’s Capital X Parade in downtown Edmonton, Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series competitor Travis Day is still talking about the experience. “It was an awesome day, great weather and one of the biggest parades I’ve ever been in.” More than 225,000 people lined the four kilometer…

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NPP RACER NEWS FLASH

NPP RACER NEWS FLASH: Leduc, Alberta’s Trevor Emond qualified #1 and finished second at Auto Clearing Speedway in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saturday night July 24th. This was race number two of the new Dakota Dunes Pavement Late Model Series. For the second consecutive Dakota Dunes race, Emond accepted the front row challenge and started the Feature…

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BEAULIEU BEST IN THE WEST

ELMA, WA. – British Columbia’s Jason Beaulieu is making the most of his limited racing season in 2010.  The 2007 Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series Champion drove his open wheel Modified to victory lane at the 11th annual Shipwreck Beads Modified Nationals at Grays Harbor Raceway Saturday night.  “I’ve been racing a long time…

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