Ohsweken Speedway Rookie of the Year to drive house car.
OHSWEKEN, Ontario - November 26, 2002 - Ohsweken Speedway announced today that 2002 Sportsman rookie of the year Mike Kruchka will be racing the Ohsweken Speedway #00 in 2003. The Hamilton, Ontario resident will be very busy next summer with a full schedule of Sportsman and Karting events.
"To be a part of the show is every young fans dream." Said Kruchka, 23, "I've been a fan of Ohsweken since opening day, and I'm very excited to be to representing my home track in 2003." Kruchka will drive the Ohsweken Speedway backed D.I.R.T. Sportsman in weekly events at both Ohsweken and Merrittville Speedways.
Kruchka will also help promote Ohsweken Speedway owner Glenn Styres' newest venture, a Go -Kart track with the same characteristics as the 3/8's track.
"It's going to happen. We are taking down victory lane and building a small oval on the infield, a 1/8 mile Go-Kart track with serious banking!" Said Styres, "Mike has a lot of connections on the local Karting scene and will be an asset to us in 2003. He takes racing seriously and will get the job done."
Kruchka is excited to be continuing his relationships with Ohsweken Speedway, Fedun's Performance, and DSE1 in 2003, and will be announcing more marketing partnerships in the coming months.