Archive for July 2015

RACEDAY: EDMONTON, ALBERTA

EDMONTON, AB – After two single nights of race action in May and June, teams of the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series compete in their first double header race weekend of the 2015 season. Friday and Saturday night (July 3/4) is the Jim Albert Memorial Gold Cup race at Edmonton’s Castrol Raceway. The Gold…

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WIN SOME, WIN SOME MORE

EDMONTON, AB – Veteran oval racer Darrell Midgley has put together an amazing winning streak that has never been accomplished before in the 15 year history of the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series. The Sidney, British Columbia driver led all laps in the Friday and Saturday night Features at Castrol Raceway to win his…

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CHECK ENGINE LIGHT

EDMONTON, AB – Three engines expirations in one weekend is major cause for concern for several race teams of the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series. Shawn Kennedy’s championship hopes for 2015 all but evaporated when he lost two engines at the 2015 Jim Albert Memorial Gold Cup two-day race weekend. Kennedy was leading the…

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WANTED: BONUS POINTS

EDMONTON, AB (July 22) – Darrell Midgley not only leads the 2015 Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series point standings, he also leads all drivers in bonus points earned this season. NPP Series bonus points are awarded for positions gained in all Dash races and for laps lead in Feature events. With four consecutive Feature…

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NO RACING = LONG WEEKEND

EDMONTON, AB – In its 15 season history, Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series teams have only competed on the August long weekend a total of five times [9 races]. Current NPP Series point leader Darrell Midgley has competed in three of those race weekends. His best finish was a third on Night #1 of…

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