Di Lecce, White, and Cryderman victorious at TMP’s Cayuga Dragway Victoria Day Challenge completed with winners in PMRA, Quick 32 Sportsman Series, and PBSS drag racing action
CAYUGA, ON – May 19 – Held at the Cayuga Dragway of Toronto Motorsports Park during its Victoria Day Weekend Challenge, winners were declared in the Pro Modified Racing Association, the Quick 32 Sportsman Series presented by NAPA Auto Parts, and the Pro Bike & Sled Series presented by Wiseco Performance Products.
Winning the PMRA event was Rocky Di Lecce of Mississauga, Ontario. Bill White of Gadshill, Ontario won the Quick 32 Sportsman Series race, and Dan Cryderman of Thamesville, Ontario won the PBSS race.
Di Lecce, driving his 1968 Camaro Pro Mod, owned the Cayuga track over the weekend, qualifying number one with a 5.964-second, 242.98-mph pass and never looking back, defeating number eight qualifier Jeff Roth of New Dundee, Ontario in the final. Di Lecce took a bye run in the first round, and then took out Jay Santos of Halton Hills, Ontario in the semi-round. Jason Kalso of Clarkston, Michigan was the other semi-finalist, losing to Roth.
Di Lecce, Vardy, De Jonge, and Orfanidis top qualifiers at TMP’s Cayuga Dragway in PMRA, Quick 32 Sportsman Series, and PBSS racing
Di Lecce also wins postponed PMRA race at Cayuga, his first in popular Pro Modified series
CAYUGA, ONTARIO (May 18, 2013) – Qualifying sessions for the Pro Modified Racing Association, the Quick 32 Sportsman Series presented by NAPA Auto Parts, and the Pro Bike & Sled Series presented by Wiseco Performance Products were completed today at the Cayuga Dragway of Toronto Motorsports Park.
And in a PMRA race postponed from a week previous, Rocky Di Lecce was victorious winning his first PMRA event.
Di Lecce, of Mississauga, also paced the PMRA Pro Mods by qualifying number one for the Cayuga race, running a 5.964-second, 242.98-mph pass. Qualifying number two was Sam Andreacchi of Toronto, Ontario Rob Atchison of London, Ontario qualified next, followed by Paolo Giust of Osgoode, Ontario and Jay Santos of Halton Hills, Ontario to round out the top five.
Drag racing series to take part in Victoria Day Weekend Challenge at TMP’s Cayuga Dragway
CAYUGA, ONTARIO (May 17, 2013) – The 2013 season at Cayuga Dragway of Toronto Motorsports Park gets underway this weekend with the traditional annual appearance of the Pro Modified Racing Association, the Quick 32 Sportsman Series presented by NAPA Auto Parts, and the Pro Bike & Sled Series presented by Wiseco Performance Products.
This year will mark the ninth season for the PMRA Pro Modifieds, the fifth season for the Quick 32 Sportsman Series, and the third season for the PBSS. The event, the second in the three series this year, will be held May 17-19 at the Kohler Road drag strip which has been in continuous operation since 1954.
Round one of qualifying for this weekend is expected to get underway Saturday May 18 at 2:00 pm for all series, with two more sessions later in the day. Round one of eliminations is scheduled to begin Sunday May 19 at 1:00 pm.
Over $30,000 in prize money for September 20- 21 event at MIR
CAYUGA, ONTARIO (May 16, 2013) – The Pro Modified Racing Association is proud to announce it will partake with the Northeast Outlaw Pro Mod Association [NEOPMA] the first International Pro Mod Event and one of the largest quarter mile Pro Modified Fields in 2013 at Maryland International Raceway on September 20-21, 2013.
Qualifying will be with two 16-cars fields, featuring a 16-car “‘International Pro Mod Challenge” featuring eight of Canada’s fastest Pro Modified Racing Association [PMRA] Pro Modifieds versus the Northeast Outlaw Pro Mod Association’s [NEOPMA] eight fastest Pro Modifieds to Crown the first International Pro Mod Champion. NEOPMA will also have a second 16-car Pro Modified Field featuring some of the fastest Pro Modifieds on the planet.
Contingency sponsorship awards presented to event winners in both drag race series
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO (May 15, 2013) – Pro Racing Fuels will return to both the Pro Modified Racing Association and the Quick 32 Sportsman Series as a contingency sponsor for the two drag racing series.
“Pro Racing Fuels have been supportive of our two series for several years,” said Bruce Mehlenbacher, Director of Operations for both series. “We are pleased to have them return once again for 2013 with their contingency program.”
Headed by Mitch Markusich, Pro Racing Fuels has developed quality and sustainable racing fuel over the past several years, answering the demand for lead-free, high-octane fuels used in competition applications both on the drag strip and at oval tracks.