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Cornwall Motor Speedway 2013 season set to open Sunday night


CORNWALL, Ont - Less than one week away before the action starts at Cornwall Motor Speedway.

The 2013 season will begin this Sunday nightwith a spectacular show as the DIRTcar 358-Modified Series will be town for their inaugural event of the year in conjunction with the Canadian Nationals along with the first race of the Mohawk Race Parts Pro-Stock series and a complete race program.

The Minute Auto Wash 100 will be the highlight of the race program as the best 358-Modified drivers in the Northeast will hit Cornwall next Sunday in order to compete in the $4,000 to win 100-lap feature event. Counting for both the DIRTcar 358-Modified Series and Canadian Nationals, it will attract the best drivers from Ontario, Quebec and the state of New-York. DIRTcar Superstar, Brett Hearn will lead a pack of invaders that will include Mat Williamson, Mario Clair, David Hébert and Danny O’Brien, will compete against local stars such as Laurent Ladouceur, Stephane Lafrance, Carey Terrance, Joel Doiron and several others. A huge field of cars is expected for opening night.

The Pro-Stock division will share the spotlight as the Mohawk Race Parts Series will also begin with a 40-lap event, some of the best drivers of Eastern Ontario, Quebec and Northern New-York will be in town to compete for this coveted win.

A complete race program is also on the card for Sportsman, Semi-Pro and Mini-Stock; we expect healthy fields of cars in all classes for 2013.

To see this great night of racing, it will only cost $25 for adults, 15$ for seniors, 2$ for children 18 years and under and to access the pits, it will be $35. Pit gates will open at 3:30pm with general admission opening at 4:30pm. The first heat race is scheduled to start at 7:00pm sharp. We suggest that you arrive early as a great crowd is expected.

For more information on the upcoming season at Cornwall, please visit the website at

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