Victoria Day Speedfest
The weather was clear and sunny for the four days of the Castrol Victoria Day Speedfest at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Qualifying began on Thursday and continued throughout the weekend, with racing taking place on Saturday and Sunday. The range of cars was incredible as the events included Formula 1600 Super Series, Canadian Supercar Series, Canadian Touring Car Championship, Porsche GT3 Challenge, and the Pirelli World Challenge with seven classes running. This was also the first event of the year for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series – so there was a huge range of cars to capture the attention of race fans.
Michael Adams #59 won both the F1600 Saturday and Sunday races and his best time was 1:30.422. Second place went to #11 Reid Arnold both days and third was#22 Michel Bonnet on Saturday and #38 Jean-Philippe Jodoin on Sunday. In B Division #23 Connor Wagland, #95 Amy Castell, and #25 Mike Lee in Race 1 while the next day is was Connor followed by #41 Steve Bodrug and then Amy Castell.