Operation Green Flag: Mission Merrittville

THOROLD, ONTARIO (June 17, 2020) … The Merrittville Speedway will be returning to racing on Saturday, July 11 as the 360 Sprint Cars will be joining the 358 DIRTcar Modifieds and the Hoosier Tire/Hoosier Stocks. The entire program will be streamed live around the globe for FREE on GForceTV (www.GForceTV.net)

The program including heat races will begin at 7:00pm sharp and can be seen live on GForceTV.net for FREE! On the track will be the exciting first race of the 2020 season for the 360 Sprint Cars. The crate sprints have always provided great racing at Merrittville. Joining the card will be the 358 DIRTcar Modifieds and the Hoosier Tire/Hoosier Stocks. Drivers in the DIRTcar Modified division will be receiving Hoosier Racing Tire Weekly Points. Both the Modifieds and Hoosier Stocks provide three and sometimes four-wide racing around the racy Thorold, Ontario speedplant.

Calling the action on GForceTV.net will be longtime Canadian announcers Greg Calnan and Adam Ross in the booth with Clinton Geoffrey handling the action trackside. Look for Merrittville announcers Steven Petty and Jonathan Howe be incorporated into the program to bring the Merrittville feel to the fans watching from home. The race will also be re-aired on REV TV Canada (formerly MAV TV Canada) at a later date.

“We are excited to bring racing back to Merrittville and to show race fans from across the country and around the world the facility and great action that we have weekly at Merrittville” comments track owners Don & Lorraine Spiece. Unfortunately, no fans will be permitted in the grandstands. Social distancing guidelines will still be enforced. Drivers can pre-register by emailing lorraines.merrittvillespeedway@gmail.com

As previously stated, the race will be streamed live around the world on GForceTV.net Marketing opportunities are available for this event. Your business will be featured throughout the broadcast and in all media releases and social media posts leading up to and after the event. To have your business be on the stream and race broadcast, contact Merrittville Speedway via email at lorraines.merrittvillespeedway@gmail.com or through the Merrittville Speedway Facebook page.

We are looking at opportunities to incorporate our Mod Lites, and V6 divisions as well. Our full Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Racing Series program is vital to the entire success of Merrittville Speedway.


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