(GEARY, NB – September 27th, 2020) – The following are Quick Results from the Ricky Bobby Street Stock 150 Presented by DMR Auto, which took place on Saturday, September 26th at Speedway 660 in Geary, New Brunswick. Michael Cormier (Grand-Barachois, NB) drove to his first Ricky Bobby 150 victory on Saturday over Wayne Smith (Moncton, NB) and 2018 champion Luc McLaughlin (Geary, NB).
(GEARY, NB – September 8th, 2020) – The following are official feature results from SpeedWeekend 2020 at Speedway 660, taking place from September 4th to 6th, 2020. The event saw twelve feature events run over the weekend, anchored by the 20th Annual RE/MAX East Coast Elite Realty Pro Stock 250.
Featured Photo by Mike Francis
(FREDERICTON, NB – September 8th, 2020) – Yves McCray (Neguac, NB) raced to his second SpeedWeekend Sunday win in as many years with his victory in the Krown Rust Control 35 at Speedway 660. McCray, who drove to victory lane in the Labour Day Classic in 2019, started seventh in the 35-lap feature and took what would be the eventual lead from Zean Dutcher (Miramichi, NB) just past the halfway point in the race. The final restart with eight laps to go would see McCray pull away from point leader Logan Power (Riverview, NB) to not only snap Power’s win streak but put McCray into victory lane for the first time in 2020. The win is McCray’s seventh in his Atlantic Modified Tour career.
FREDERICTON, NB – September 7th, 2020) – Ashton Tucker (Lyttleton, NB) became the first driver in the history of the RE/MAX East Coast Elite Realty Pro Stock 250 at Speedway 660 to win the event in back-to-back seasons Sunday with his win in the 20th Annual event. Tucker led 181 of the 250 laps and pocketed nearly $21,000 for his performance in the race. The 250 came down to a final restart with five laps to go, pitting two-time Maritime Pro Stock Tour champion Cole Butcher (Hantsport, NS) to Tucker’s rear bumper and Sydney, Nova Scotia’s Kyle Reid to his outside. Reid spun the tires on the final restart, setting up a showdown for third and a battle between Tucker and Butcher that ultimately resulted in Tucker racing away with his second straight 250 win.
Butcher, Reid, Steve Halpin (Saint John, NB) and Lonnie Sommerville (Barnesville, NB) completed the top five. Twenty-seven cars entered the event. Dave O’Blenis (Boundary Creek, NB), Craig Slaunwhite (Terence Bay, NS) and Ryan Messer (Harvey, NB) took home heat race wins.
Sunday support class racing was won by Yves McCray (Neguac, NB; Atlantic Modified Tour Krown Rust Control 35), Colton Noble (Upper Nine Mile River, NS; TCM Bandolero Blast Round Two), Jesse Deveau (Greenwood, NS; Mini Stock Open) and Riley Goodwin (McAdam, NB; DMR Auto Street Stock 50). They join Courtney O’Blenis (Boundary Creek, NB; Martin’s Home Heating Sportsman 125), Cody Byrne (Orwell Cove, PE; Mini Stock), Tanton Wooldridge (Summerside, PE; TCM Bandolero Blast Round One), Braden Langille (Shubenacadie, NS; Legend), Chris Wilson (South Esk, NB; Bryn Enterprises 35 Atlantic Modified Tour) and Randy Storey (Royal Road, NB; Fredericton Gun Shop Sharp Shooters) as SpeedWeekend winners in 2020.
Full results for support class features and a full wrap up from SpeedWeekend 2020 will be available later in the week on Speedway660.com.
About Speedway 660:
Speedway 660 is one of Canada’s premier stock car racing facilities. Located in New Brunswick’s Fredericton region, it attracts race teams and fans from the Maritimes, New England and Quebec. The Speedway 660 racing season runs from mid May until Labour Day Weekend. SpeedWeekend, one of the most prestigious short track events in eastern North America, wraps up Speedway 660’s racing season.
OFFICIAL RESULTS – 20TH ANNUAL RE/MAX 250
1st – #2 Ashton Tucker
2nd – #53 Cole Butcher
3rd – #42 Kyle Reid
4th – #03 Steve Halpin
5th – #23 Lonnie Sommerville
6th -#40 Robbie MacEwen
7th – #88 Kevin Moore
8th – #48 Dave O’Blenis
9th – #1 Ryan Messer
10th – #20 Greg Fahey
11th – #99 Craig Slaunwhite
12th – #18 Darren MacKinnon
13th – #9 John Rankin
14th – #32S Sarah McKay
15th – #08 Nicholas Naugle
16th – #91 Dylan Gosbee
17th – #32 Chris Hughes
18th – #26 Brent Roy
19th – #10 Devin Snell
20th – #52 Shawn Tucker
21st – #81 Ian Rasmussen
22nd – #54 Jarrett Butcher
23rd – #17 Brad Eddy
24th – #11 Cal Hatfield
25th – #24 Ben Pelletier
26th – #97 Chris Duncan
DNS – #36 Gary Elliott
Heat Winners – Dave O’Blenis, Craig Slaunwhite, Ryan Messer
(GEARY, NB – September 5th, 2020) – Randy Storey (Royal Road, NB) held off all challengers on a pair of late race restarts to capture the Fredericton Gun Shop Sharp Shooter 50 Friday night to kick off SpeedWeekend 2020 at Speedway 660. Storey raced to the win ahead of Darren Wilcox (Fredericton, NB) and rookie Daniel Atyeo (Chipman, NB). Sixteen drivers answered the call to the green flag in the four cylinder feature. Storey and Atyeo won heat races ahead of the 50-lap feature.
Photo by Mike Francis
(FREDERICTON, NB – August 23rd, 2020) – Kyle Boudreau (Saint John, NB) dodged the bullets and was quick to the draw on a late restart within the final five laps to win the Second Annual Gunslinger 50 at Speedway 660 on Saturday night. It is the second victory of the season in the class for Boudreau. Malcolm Suley (Clarendon, NB), who led at halfway before an invert of all lead lap cars, finished second with Matt Martin (Haneytown, NB) completing the podium in the 26 car field. DMR Street Stock freshman Caleb Urquhart (Charter’s Settlement, NB) and Atlantic Modified Tour part-time driver Brody Levesque (Lincoln, NB) rounded out the top five.
Featured Photo by Mike Francis
(FREDERICTON, NB – August 10th, 2020) – The following are Quick Results from the Best of the Best Pro Stock 150 and Urquhart Construction Street Stock 75 weekend at Speedway 660 in Geary, New Brunswick.
Ashton Tucker (Lyttleton, NB) was the winner in the Best of the Best Pro Stock 150 on Saturday evening for the RE/MAX East Coast Elite Realty Pro Stocks. Lonnie Sommerville (Barnesville, NB) was second with Cole Butcher (Hantsport, NS) third in the 19 car field. Logan Power (Riverview, NB – Atlantic Modified Tour) and Kyle Boudreau (Saint John, NB – Fredericton Gun Shop Sharp Shooters) took home support class features.
(FREDERICTON, NB – July 26th, 2020) – The following are Quick Results from the Fog City Auto Spa Sportsman 125, taking place on Saturday, July 25th at Speedway 660.
Rick Cashol races to first feature victory in six years
(FREDERICTON, NB – July 13th, 2020) – It was ten months between RE/MAX East Coast Elite Realty Pro Stock races at Speedway 660 but the result was the same. Ashton Tucker (Lyttleton, NB), driving for Brad Silliker Motorsports, raced to the win Sunday afternoon in the Riverview Ford Lincoln Pro Stock 100. The race was the first since SpeedWeekend 2019 when Tucker drove the No. 2 car to the win in the McLaughlin Roof Trusses 250 last September.
(FREDERICTON, NB – July 11th, 2020) – The Riverview Ford Lincoln Season Opener at Speedway 660, scheduled for Saturday, July 11th, has been postponed due to persistent showers at the speedway throughout the afternoon. The event has been postponed to Sunday, July 12th. Pit gates will open at 9am with racing beginning at 3pm.