ROSS, Earl Seymour – At his home on Thursday, September 18th, 2014. Earl Seymour Ross of Ailsa Craig in his 74th year. Predeceased by his wife Bonnie Ross (2005). Loving and dear father of Faye Llewellyn of Montague, PEI, Liz (Trevor) Moore of Ailsa Craig and Lisa (Jim) Vanderwal of Ailsa Craig and father in law of Terry Llewellyn of Bridgetown, PEI. Loving grandpa of Mike (Jess), Kristi (Cory), Catherine (Josh), Richard, Mark, Sarah and Tori and great grandpa of RJ, Ryder and Ellie. Dear nephew of Pearl Ross of Dundas, PEI and Marion Matheson of Souris, PEI. Best friend of Jerry Thompson. Earl was an entrepreneur, a businessman, avid race fan and racer. Earl was the 1974 NASCAR rookie of the year and was inducted into the Canadian Motorsports Hall of Fame as well as many other accolades from an incredibly successful career. He was known as “The Canadian Racing Legend”. Friends may call at the T. STEPHENSON & SON FUNERAL HOME in Ailsa Craig on Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral service will be held at the Ailsa Craig Community Hall on Wednesday at 11 am. If desired, memorial contributions to the Parkinson’s Foundation or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy. Share a memory at www.denning.ca
This Saturday, September 20th, it’s open wheel night at Flamboro Speedway featuring the Canadian Vintage Modifieds, the Can- Am Midgets and the F4 Modifieds. Joining them for an evening of excitement are the Mini Stocks and the Pure Stocks. This will be the final appearance of the 2014 racing season at Flamboro Speedway of the […]
Posted on 15. Sep, 2014 by Mike Larkin.
By Randy Spencer – With just three weeks left of regular racing action, we’re well into Silly Season at Bennett Chevrolet Flamboro Speedway. The Late Models and Thunder Cars entered tonight’s action with just two nights left so with all points races very tight, it was and is certainly going to make for some exciting […]
Posted on 09. Sep, 2014 by Mike Larkin.
By Randy Spencer It was the annual Memorial Night at Bennett Chevrolet Flamboro Speedway and the fifth leg of the APC Flamboro/Delaware Thunder Car Challenge. Twin 25 lap features as we get close to crowning a champion. The evening got under way with time trials for the Thunder Cars. Twenty Three cars took to the […]
Posted on 01. Sep, 2014 by Mike Larkin.
By Randy Spencer It was a night of firsts this past Saturday at Bennett Chevrolet Flamboro Speedway as three first time winners made their way to Victory Lane after feature racing. Congratulations to Hudson Nagy, Darren Dryden and Jeff Ruddy. With threatening skies and a few brief showers during practice the night got underway with […]
Posted on 27. Aug, 2014 by Mike Larkin.
By Randy Spencer The Lucas Oil Sportsman Cup Series (presented by Meineke) made their third of four appearances at Bennett Chevrolet Flamboro Speedway this past Saturday and Shawn McGlynn made it three in a row as he dominated the 100 lap feature race. The night’s racing got underway with time trials for the LOSC. Jason […]
Posted on 18. Aug, 2014 by Mike Larkin.
By Randy Spencer Going into the final round of the Grisdale Triple Crown series for 2014 at Bennett Chevrolet Flamboro Speedway Sunday, Matt Pritiko led David Elliott and Dale Shaw by a slim margain of eight points. Sixteen cars were pit side and after a postponment due to rain the day before, the racers and […]