Gregory’s Return To Victory Lane Earns Co-Driver of the Week

By Clayton Johns BRIGHTON (August 12, 2015) – It’s been a long time since car No.1 was in victory lane but Shawn Gregory snapped a long winless streak on August 8. The 22-year racing veteran drove his Canadian Modified to the Winner’s Circle in dramatic fashion, holding off Dan Ferguson over the final laps, to […]


Dawson Evans’ First Win Scores Co-Driver of the Week

By Clayton Johns BRIGHTON (August 12, 2015) – In just his second year behind the wheel of car No.01 in the Quinte Septic Stinger division, Dawson Evans has already checked a major accomplishment off the racing bucket list. The 15 year-old driver from Frankford, Ont. earned his first career win last Saturday night in the […]


Greig Truck & Trailer and the Belleville Bulls Present Kids Race For Canadian National Autism Foundation This Saturday

By Clayton Johns BRIGHTON (August 10, 2015) – The 48th season of action at Brighton Speedway continues on Saturday, August 15 when Greig Truck & Trailer and the Belleville Bulls present the Kids Race for the Canadian National Autism Foundation. The race will also mark the final event of the inaugural Hotch’s Auto Parts RUSH […]


Cory Turner Scores First Sprint Car Win At Brighton; Gregory, Anderson, Read, MacGregor, Evans Also Winners

By Clayton Johns BRIGHTON (August 9, 2015) – The Southern Ontario Sprints invaded Brighton Speedway for round eight of the 2015 tour on Saturday night. The 18 Sprint and 64 stock cars in attendance raced before a near capacity crown at the one-third mile oval on Rapid Rad and Star 93.3 night. Cory Turner Scores […]


Winston Handley, Yvonne Gibson and Bob Prud’Homme Inducted To Brighton Speedway Wall of Fame

The Ninth Class of Brighton Speedway Wall of Fame Inductees, (from left to right): Winston Handley, Yvonne Gibson, and Bob Prud’homme.  By Clayton Johns, with files from Huck Flindall BRIGHTON (August 8, 2015) – Brighton Speedway welcomed three new members to its Wall of Fame on August 1. It was the ninth class of inductees […]


McKeown, Markland, Lemanis, Denard, Rinaldi, Burrows Earn Wins On Week Eight Of Kart Klub

By Clayton Johns BRIGHTON (August 6, 2015) – Brighton Speedway’s Kart Klub roared back to life on Thursday night with full card of action for six divisions with 30 drivers prepared for battle on the karting oval inside the larger 1/3-mile bullring. Box Stock 1 Cooper McKeown (No.9) drove from his fourth-place starting spot to […]


Reid’s First Win Earns Driver of the Week

By Clayton Johns BRIGHTON (August 6, 2015) – It took parts of four seasons, but Austin Reid finally shook the monkey off his back to claim his first career Comp 4 win at Brighton Speedway last Saturday night. The 17 year-old driver of the Young Driver Canada / Kids R Kool No.85 drove to the […]


Murrell Claims First Victory And Driver of the Week

By Clayton Johns BRIGHTON (August 7, 2015) – Not often does a sophomore driver with no prior racing experience get to park in victory lane, but Brandon Murrell accomplished the feat for the first time last Saturday night. Murrell won the Brighton Automotive Pro Stock make-up feature from July 25 to earn Driver of the […]


Rapid Rad and Star 93.3 Present Return of Southern Ontario Sprints This Saturday

By Clayton Johns  BRIGHTON (August 5, 2015) – The Southern Ontario Sprints return to Brighton Speedway Saturday, August 8 for their fourth visit of the season presented by Star 93.3 and Rapid Rad. The Bainer’s OilGARD Canadian Modifieds, Brighton Automotive Pro Stocks, Bill’s Johns Comp 4s and Quinte Septic Stingers are all on the schedule […]


Potts, Sandercock, O’Blenis, Ferguson, Ramsay, Murrell, Reid, Freeman Win on Fan Appreciation Night at Brighton

By Clayton Johns BRIGHTON (August 2, 2015) – The busiest night of the year at Brighton Speedway saw double features for three divisions after a July 25 rainout and Fan Appreciation night presented by Bellevue Fabricating and Campbellford Chrysler. Fans got the opportunity to meet their favourite drivers on the track at intermission for autographs, […]