(March 30th, 2017 – Fredericton, NB) – Speedway 660 management is excited to announce that the Fredericton Gun Shop will return for a fifth straight season as sponsor of the Sharp Shooters division. The Fredericton Gun Shop Sharp Shooters are four cylinder domestic passenger cars modified for racing and features drivers of all ages. While the class serves as the entry level division at the Geary oval, it produces racing just as exciting as their counterparts in the Street Stock and Late Model classes every Saturday night throughout the Summer.
Whatever your needs are for hunting and recreational use, the Fredericton Gun Shop can put you on the right track! From firearms, supplies, clothing, stands, accessories and much more, the Fredericton Gun Shop is your one stop for your next trip. Whether it is advice for your next purchase to repairs and restorations, Fredericton and area hunters and firearms enthusiasts can trust in Fredericton Gun Shop. Shop online at www.FrederictonGunShop.ca, in store at 81 Sunset Drive in Fredericton or call (506) 454-8181 for their vast product lines and services that are available.
“Fredericton Gun Shop has been an incredible marketing partner for Speedway 660 for the past four years and we’re thrilled to have them back with us for 2017,” said Max Roy of Speedway 660. “This brand of racing has provided some of the most exciting edge-of-your-seat entertainment on Saturday nights at the track has been a great addition to our program since its inception in 2010.”
Kyle MacKinnon of Lincoln, New Brunswick celebrated his first stock car championship at Speedway 660 last season by taking home the Fredericton Gun Shop Sharp Shooters championship. MacKinnon edged out 2015 champion Kyle Boudreau to take the crown. A total of eight different drivers took home wins in the 12 race season in 2016; solidifying the fact the division is one of the closest and most competitive on the Speedway 660 Weekly Point Racing program.
The Fredericton Gun Shop Sharp Shooters will open their 2017 season during the Riverview Ford Lincoln Season Opener on Sunday, May 14th. The full program of racing begins at 2pm.
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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, is always a fitting way to wrap up Speedway 660’s racing season.