NEWS

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Saturday June 18th EIR Edmonton International Raceway

What a night at EIR on Saturday, our Super Trucks were fast and flying!... was a great night for the Vintage Racing two team trucks, #14 Ron Larsson took heat 1, #18 Ron Elder Jr. took heat tw…

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2016 Race #2 Wyant Group Raceway June 4/2016

Race #2 was an awesome show that lived up to its expectations. With returning retired vet Danny Saunders piloting the #43 truck for Terry Kovacs and showing the other teams how its done. The r…

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Events News Release- Annugas 100 .Edmonton International Raceway Wetaskiwin, Alberta

Super Truck Racing Series “Can’t Touch This” This past June 27th weekend, the Super Truck Series returned to the Edmonton International Raceway (EIR) for the ANNUGAS 100, mak…

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Season Opener EIR Saturday May 30/2015

Irv's West Side Auto / C&S Consulting - Super Truck Racing Series Can’t Touch This! Event News Release: Wetaskiwin, Alberta 30 M…

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Press Release March 2015

Super Truck Racing Series 2015 Season News Release……………….Wetaskiwin , Alberta 28 Feb 2015 On a sunny winter afternoon in Wetaskiwin Alb…

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Press Release May 25, 2014

Super Truck Racing Series 2014
Prince George, British Columbia
The Big Bore Directional Drilling Super Truck Racing Series has been thrilling fans all over Western Canada and Montan…

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Press Release June 1st, 2013

SUPER TRUCK RACING SERIES
"Can't Touch This" Race number one is in the books for the Super Truck Racing Series after taking to the asphalt at Auto Clearing Speedway this past weekend in S…

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Press Release May 27th, 2013

SUPER TRUCK RACING SERIES
"Can't Touch This" With racing in full swing around Canada and throughout most of the states south of the 49th parallel, the Canadian Super Truck Series is about…

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Press Release April 12th, 2013

SUPER TRUCK RACING SERIES
"Can't Touch This" The Canadian Prairies are littered with small communities where hard working people mold their careers, their families and their recreational…

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Press Release Feb 20th, 2013

SUPER TRUCK RACING SERIES
"Can't Touch This" February in Canada means snow and all those great activities that go with snow, especially for Westerners that are close enough to enjoy The C…

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Press Release March 2015
March 2, 2015

Super Truck Racing Series

2015 Season

News Release……………….Wetaskiwin , Alberta 28 Feb 2015

On a sunny winter afternoon in Wetaskiwin Alberta a large group of competitors gathered for the annual round table meeting to discuss the 2015 season of competition for the very popular Super Truck Racing Series.

Two very notable members attending the meeting were Dale Bettcher and Byron Deardoff, both residents of Wetaskiwin and pioneers of the series. Referring to these two competitors is similar to referring to the Chicago Blackhawks or the Montreal Canadians as members of the ‘Original Six’. Bettcher has taken on the continued role of Business Manager with Deardoff blending into a position as consultant to the series. The forum was well represented by newcomers to the series, past champions and the reigning championship team owner (Steve Morros) of Calgary, Alberta.

The day saw Ron Elder Sr. and Les Larsson of Vintage Racing roll out the planning so far for the 2015 season. Elder Sr. and Larsson can also be categorized as pioneers in the series and currently own the #14 Co-op Fuels Super Truck driven by Ron Larsson and returning #18 driven by Ron Elder Jr. As Elder Sr. and Larsson delivered the news about the 2015 season, you could feel the excitement building in the group.

A major announcement was made with the confirmation that the Super Truck Series would play a major role in the scheduling at the Edmonton International Raceway for 2015. The series has been without a central Alberta facility to compete at which has proven to be difficult with 75% of the teams coming from this region. EIR will play host to a staggering 6 events in 2015 which represents the most events per year (at one track) in the history of the series. EIR has recently undergone extensive upgrades to the facility including a complete resurfacing of the asphalt, upgraded fan amenities and parking lot upgrades. The facility played host to the NASCAR Canadian Tire series in 2014 with the Alberta Has Energy 300 in July and the excitement for the Super Truck Series began to grow from that point. The six events will be made up of four 50 lap main events and two 100 lap shows. May 30th will be the season opener for the Series at EIR!

Auto Clearing Speedway in Saskatoon will play host to a reduced schedule for the Super Trucks with two events, down from the four events of the past 8 years. The Series has learned that the ultrafast tri-oval in Vernon BC will reopen after a one year break in competition and they are looking for the Super Truck Series to return in 2015.

The series is currently in talks to solidify a major marketing partner for 2015. This series has long been a leader in Western Canada and Montana for exciting ‘door to door’ action from green to checker flag, making it a premier marketing opportunity for any emerging company.

At this point, the fans can expect to see 14-18 teams take to EIR on May 30th! If you’ve not seen this series, plan to take in one or more events to watch these teams battle it out for supremacy in 2015. We guarantee you won’t be disappointed in the action!

“Checkered Flags Everyone”

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