By Tommy Goudge
(May 2, 2011) – Southern Ontario finally has some sunny weather, and Ohsweken Speedway is ready to go this Friday, June 3! Engler Machine & Tool will be joined by Grisdale Racing Products in presenting “Bring a Neighbour” 2-for-1 admission night at Ohsweken.
Friday will mark the first round of the season-long point championship chase for the Corr/Pak Merchandising Sprint Cars, Lighthouse Tattoos Thunder Stocks, HRW Automotive Mini Stocks, and Pierced Parts Bombers. Vintage Cars will also make the first of 5 scheduled appearances this season, and the Sprint Car feature will be an extra-distance 25 lap affair.
Advanced reserved seat tickets for “Tony Stewart at Ohsweken” July 26, World of Outlaws Sprint Cars “Six Nations Showdown” July 27, and Canadian Sprint Car Nationals September 15, 16, and 17 at Ohsweken are on sale now! Please visit www.OhswekenSpeedway.com and call 1-888-720-RACE to order yours today!
About Engler Machine & Tool: Based in Princeton, Indiana, the company was started in 1980 by Tim Engler. His main line of business at that time was plastic injection moulds. Over the years, he has diversified widely, leaning more towards high performance products. He now builds fuel injection systems, custom made tractor-pulling chassis, gears, shafts, specialty CNC products, racing engines, and does custom machining. Tim is an inductee in the National Tractor Pullers Hall of Fame, while Engler Machine & Tool holds 6 land speed records at the Bonneville Salt Flats. Please visit www.EnglerMachine.com for more information on Engler Machine & Tool.
About Grisdale Racing Products: Grisdale Racing Products is a one-stop supplier for high performance and hardcore racing components. A complete line of racing products for the entry-level enthusiast to the full-time professional racer is available. Grisdale Racing offers products and technical assistance for all forms of motorsports competition, and specializes in short track racing, drag racing, road racing, off-road, and street rod applications. Visit the Grisdale Racing website at www.Grisdale.com.
About Corr/Pak Merchandising: Founded in 1997, Corr/Pak Merchandising Inc. is a designer and producer of Point of Purchase (POP) displays for retail. Strong emphasis on creative design and speed of response has seen Corr/Pak achieve great success in a very competitive industry. Their in-house capabilities and broad range of trusted suppliers enable them to develop any sort of effective solution for your retail display needs, no matter the materials used – whether corrugated, wood, boxboard, plastic, wire, steel, or any combination of those. Corr/Pak’s support of the Sprint Car division at Ohsweken continues for a fourth consecutive season in 2011. Please visit www.CorrPak.ca for more information on the title sponsor of Sprint Car racing at Ohsweken Speedway.
About Lighthouse Tattoos: The friendly and knowledgeable staff at Lighthouse Tattoos are there to assist you in choosing a tattoo from thousands of in-store designs, or they can create a custom tattoo using your own idea. Lighthouse Tattoos is a clean and sterile environment, and is health department inspected and approved. They provide a fun and relaxing atmosphere to make sure your tattoo experience is a memorable one. Visit the title sponsor of Thunder Stock racing at Ohsweken at 245 Lakeshore Road East in Mississauga, or online at www.LighthouseTattoos.com
About HRW Automotive: Visit the title sponsor of Mini-Stock Racing at Ohsweken Speedway for all your Automotive needs. HRW Automotive is located at 163 Baptist Church Road in Caledonia, and available by phone at 519-752-2063.
About Pierced Parts: Operators of Silver Dragon Alternative Body Fashion retail stores in Brantford and Waterloo, and soon-to-be-opened locations in London and Port Stanley, they offer wicked selections of body jewelry, crazy contacts, and hair dye for the alternative lifestyle. Pierced Parts Studios will also open soon, offering the best jewelry from Silver Dragon, plus professional body piercing services, and other fashion accessories and apparel. Visit the title sponsor of Bomber racing at Ohsweken on the web at www.PiercedParts.com
RIDE WITH THE PROS
Ohsweken Speedway has two 410 cubic inch two-seater Sprint Cars available each race night for rides during intermission and before racing starts! Please visit www.OhswekenSpeedway.com for more information.
THIS WEEK AT OHSWEKEN
Ohsweken Speedway’s Friday Night Thunder kicks off the 2011 season this Friday, June 3 when Engler Machine & Tool and Grisdale Racing Products present “Bring a Neighbour Night”. The Corr/Pak Merchandising Sprint Cars, Lighthouse Tattoos Thunder Stocks, HRW Automotive Mini Stocks, Pierced Parts Bombers, and Vintage Cars will all be in action for the first time in 2011.
Friday Night Thunder at Ohsweken offers affordable exciting family entertainment just a short drive away from most Mid-Western Ontario locations.. Friday Night Thunder Adult General Admission is just $10, while Seniors and Students are $8, and Kids age twelve and under are FREE! Spectator gates open @ 6:00p.m., with the first race taking the green flag at 7:45p.m. this Friday, June 3rd! Visit www.OhswekenSpeedway.com and Feel The Excitement!