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FIVE RACE TRACKS COME TOGETHER TO FORM MARITIME STREET STOCK SERIES

(MONCTON, NB – February 24th, 2021) – Street Stock teams in the Maritimes will have a little more to race for in their big events in 2021. The five paved oval race tracks between New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island have entered into an agreement to form the Maritime Street Stock Series. The Series will combine five major 100-lap Street Stock races, one at each track, to ultimately crown a region champion for the popular division.

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FOUR RACE PRO STOCK SERIES RETURNING TO NEW BRUNSWICK TRACKS IN 2021

(RIVER GLADE, NB – November 17th, 2020) – After a successful partnership in 2020, Petty International Raceway and Speedway 660 have announced they will once again produce a four race series for Pro Stock competitors in 2021. The home and home set will tie two races from each track into a point championship with added cash and prizes available for competitors throughout the quartet of races.

The second edition of the Pro Stock partnership between the River Glade and Geary, New Brunswick ovals will be anchored by their two major September staples. The 21st Annual Pro Stock 250 at Speedway 660 on Labour Day Weekend and the Eighth Annual Mike Stevens Memorial at Petty International Raceway in late September will once again play an integral role in determining a champion in the home and home affair. The other two events that will comprise the Series along with prizes and purse for the event are expected to be announced in the early months of 2021.

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BIGGEST STREET STOCK RACE OF THE SUMMER TO CLOSE SEASON AT 660 SATURDAY

(FREDERICTON, NB – September 23rd, 2020) – When it comes to major Street Stock races, there is none bigger in Atlantic Canada than the Ricky Bobby Street Stock 150 presented by DMR Auto. The third edition of the event will take place on Saturday, September 26th at Speedway 660 and will serve as the season finale for the 2020 season. Over $15,000 in cash and prizes are on the line for the division with a guaranteed $1,000 to the winner, making it the richest payout for the Street Stock division in the region this season. The Martin’s Home Heating Sportsman and Fredericton Gun Shop Sharp Shooters will play support to the DMR Auto Street Stock division. Racing begins at a special start time of 5pm on September 26th.

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Schedule Changes; October 10th Event Cancelled, Ricky Bobby 150 Start Time Moved to 5pm

September 26th’s Ricky Bobby 150 will serve as 2020 finale

(FREDERICTON, NB – September 21st, 2020) – Speedway 660 officials have announced three changes to the completion of the 2020 season at the Geary, New Brunswick motorsports facility.

The next event on the season, the Ricky Bobby Street Stock 150 presented by DMR Auto on Saturday, September 26th, will now be the final race of the 2020 season. The Street Stock 75, originally scheduled for Saturday, October 10th, has been canceled. With the prestige and gravity that the Ricky Bobby 150 event carries, the track has opted to end the season on a high note with the major Street Stock event.

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SPEEDWEEKEND SUPPORT STORYLINES; BUILDING TO THE 20TH ANNUAL RE/MAX 250

(FREDERICTON, NB – September 3rd, 2020) – SpeedWeekend 2020 at Speedway 660 is right around the corner and with it comes three action packed days of racing. While the RE/MAX East Coast Elite Realty 250 is the marquee attraction of the Labour Day Weekend, there are ten feature events that are to be run between the green flag on Friday, September 4th and the start of the big show on Sunday, September 6th. From Bandoleros to Late Models and everything in between, there is something for every motorsports fan this weekend to enjoy at the Geary, New Brunswick oval.

Here’s a small snapshot of what fans can expect this weekend in the Geary woods.

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ATLANTIC MODIFIED TOUR TO DOUBLE DIP ON SPEEDWEEKEND 2020

Series Release/Photo by Michelle Roy

(FREDERICTON, NB – September 3rd, 2020) – The Atlantic Modified Tour returns to Speedway 660 this Labour Day weekend as a part of SpeedWeekend 2020. The open wheel cars and stars will be participating in two races this weekend – a non point exhibition race on Friday night, the Bryn Enterprises 35, and the third of six Atlantic Modified Tour point races on Sunday afternoon, the Krown Rust Control 35. Over a dozen drivers are expected to compete in the SpeedWeekend Sunday event. Racing begins on Friday evening, September 4th at 8pm while the Sunday, September 6th show is an afternoon one with racing slated for 2pm.

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RE/MAX EAST COAST ELITE REALTY 250 ENTRY LIST GROWS TO OVER TWO DOZEN CARS

(SEPTEMBER 1ST, 2020 – FREDERICTON, NB) – Race fans in Atlantic Canada have been waiting all season for SpeedWeekend 2020 at Speedway 660 and their wait is almost over. On Friday night, September 4th, racing action kicks off for three intense days of short track competition on the Geary, New Brunswick oval. The most anticipated event of the season is the culmination of the weekend, the 20th Annual RE/MAX East Coast Elite Realty 250 on Sunday afternoon, September 6th and with that comes a list of over two dozen entries that are looking to take away the title of champion.

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SECOND ANNUAL SHARP SHOOTER SHOWCASE SATURDAY AT 660

(FREDERICTON, NB – August 19th, 2020) – The Fredericton Gun Shop Sharp Shooters will take the spotlight Saturday evening at Speedway 660 as they hit the track for the second annual Gunslinger 50 presented by Fairview Jeep Ram and Fredericton Gun Shop. Supporting the four cylinder drivers on the full card at the Geary, New Brunswick oval include the RE/MAX East Coast Elite Realty Pro Stock, Martin’s Home Heating Sportsman and DMR Auto Street Stock divisions. The green flag flies on Saturday, August 22nd at 6:30pm.

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SPEEDWEEKEND SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED; FRIDAY RACING SHOW ADDED

(FREDERICTON, NB – August 18th, 2020) – Speedway 660 officials are excited to officially unveil the schedule of racing action for SpeedWeekend 2020. The Labour Day Weekend classic will be headlined by the 20th Annual Pro Stock 250 on Sunday, September 6th, the only 250-lap feature for the division currently scheduled in Atlantic Canada. Ashton Tucker (Lyttleton, NB) was the winner in the 2019 edition of the event.

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