2000 International Pro Stock Challenge (IPSC) Fact Sheet WHAT: Copenhagen Inc./Ultramar Corner Stores 150/ Event 6 of 11 WHERE: Scotia Speedworld, Halifax, Nova Scotia (3/10-mile asphalt oval) WHEN: Saturday, July 22, 2000 DISTANCE: 150...
2000 International Pro Stock Challenge (IPSC) Fact Sheet
WHAT: Copenhagen Inc./Ultramar Corner Stores 150/ Event 6 of 11
WHERE: Scotia Speedworld, Halifax, Nova Scotia (3/10-mile asphalt oval)
WHEN: Saturday, July 22, 2000
DISTANCE: 150 laps total
POSTED AWARDS: $30,054 (USD) guaranteed purse and bonus awards, to-date ($5,000 to win)
FIELD: 24 cars. Starting positions 1-10 will be determined by time trials. Positions 11-20 by heat race results. Positions 21, 22, 23 and 24 have been established as series provisionals with the first four drivers from the current 2000 IPSC car owner point standings who have not already qualified being assigned these spots. Additional spots may be assigned as Promoter's Options, at their discretion.
PROMOTER: On Track Promotions.
RACE DAY SCHEDULE (Subject to change):
11 a.m. - Registration and Inspection Open
Noon - Practice begins & Grandstand gates open
4:30 p.m. - Snap-on Tools Time Trials
6:00 p.m. - Motor Mart Heat Races
Support Class race/s
Motor Mart Dash for Cash
Support class race/s
Driver Introduction Ceremony Presented By Snap-on Tools Copenhagen Inc./Ultramar Corner Stores 150
THE RACE: This is the third stop of the 2000 season at Scotia Speedworld and counts in the Budweiser Top 10 $5000 Points Fund for the pro stock teams racing at Scotia Speedworld this year. This event will also see the return of the Copenhagen Inc./Ultramar Corner Stores Pole Challenge where one of the top five starters will have the opportunity to earn a $3000 (Cdn.) bonus if they forfeit their starting spot for the rear of the field and then win the race. Current IPSC Driver Points (Top 10): 1. Andy Shaw, Center Conway, New Hampshire 935; 2. Kenny Wright, Woolwich, Maine 911; 3. Mike MacKenzie, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia 891; 4. Larry Gelinas, Scarborough, Maine 888; 5. Kirk Thibeau, Fort Fairfield, Maine 885; 6. Ben Rowe, Turner, Maine 883; 7. John Flemming, Halifax, Nova Scotia 879; 8. Sam Sessions, S. Paris, Maine 878; 9. Mike Riley, Halifax, Nova Scotia 870; 10. Tom Mayberry, Naples, Maine 868 (complete point standings on web site)
TRACK RECORD: 13.752 seconds. Set by Ben Rowe of Turner, Maine on June 17, 2000.
2000 IPSC SCHEDULE: 11 events. May 6 at Scotia Speedworld, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Scott Fraser); May 21 at Speedway 95 in Bangor, Maine (Larry Gelinas); June 4 at Autodrome Montmagny in Montmagny, Quebec (Ralph Nason); June 17 at Scotia Speedworld (Dave Gorveatt); June 24 at Unity Raceway in Unity, Maine (Ralph Nason); ; July 22 at Scotia Speedworld; July 29 at Autodrome Montmagny; August 6 at White Mountain Motorsports Park in N. Woodstock, New Hampshire; Aug. 18/19 at Scotia Speedworld (250 laps - $10,000 U.S. to win); Sept. 3 at White Mountain Motorsports Park; Sept. 9 at Scotia Speedworld.
SERIES SPONSORS: Major Associate - Copenhagen Inc./Ultramar Corner Stores; Motor Mart; Snap-on Tools Atlantic. Associate - Aluminum Racing Products (ARP); Argo Manufacturing; Bassett Racing Wheels; Casco Bay Yacht Exchange; Downeast Communications; Linco Fisheries; Longacre Racing Products; McCreary Racing Tires; Northern Tire Services; QBR Race Products; Racer's Alliance; SK Racing/ Parts For Trucks; Sunoco Race Fuels; Yankee Trophies.