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Archive for November 2016

TENTATIVE 2017 TRACK SCHEDULES

EDMONTON, AB – For the first time in recent memory, track officials from Drayton Valley, Drumheller, Edmonton, Rimbey and Sangudo held a joint meeting to discuss the 2017 race season. The province of Alberta has one of the shortest race seasons in all of Canada which leaves a small serving of available race dates to…

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RACING BILLBOARD

EDSON, AB – With hundreds of pace laps and thousands of kilometers of highway travel, the official pace car of the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series continues to turn heads. “It’s something you don’t see every day,” exclaims NPP Series announcer Gord Craig, “it’s our 370 horsepower racing billboard.” The NPP Late Model Series…

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MOTORSPORT BUCKET LIST

PHOENIX, AZ – No matter where he finishes on November 13th, two-time Canadian NASCAR Series Champion DJ Kennington will be able to say that he has raced against the best stock car drivers in the world. Kennington, from St. Thomas, Ontario, makes his NASCAR Sprint Cup debut at Phoenix International Raceway driving the Northern Provincial…

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FUN DEBUT IN PHOENIX

AVONDALE, AZ. – Canada’s DJ Kennington savored every lap at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday afternoon. Kennington drove the Northern Provincial Pipelines Ltd./Clark Construction #55 Chevrolet to a 35th place finish in his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut. “I’m a very, very fortunate man. My dream came true today. It’s still is kind of surreal…

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A GOOD GUESS

EDMONTON, AB – Winning a season championship in any racing division takes dedication and perseverance. Ten different drivers have won a championship in the Northern Provincial Pipelines Late Model Series since its first official season back in 2001. This weekend the NASCAR Sprint Cup season wraps up at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Florida. Past and current…

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TUCSON TRIP PART TWO

TUCSON, AZ – Darrell Midgley officially wraps up his 2016 race season this weekend at Tucson Speedway. The Arizona track hosts their annual Turkey Shoot 125 Super Late Model race on Saturday, November 26th. This is Midgley’s third visit to Tucson Speedway in 2016. “Really enjoy running here,” says the three-time NPP Late Model Series…

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TUCSON TIME FOR TEAM NPP

TUCSON, AZ – Darrell Midgley wrapped up his 2016 race season with an 11th place finish at Tucson Speedway Saturday night. The Sidney, British Columbia driver was the only Canadian in the field for the 2nd annual Turkey Shoot 125 Super Late Model race. “It was a real good race. We brought the car home…

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