(Halifax, NS. Aug 14, 2013) The ACE Lumbermart Thunder & Lightning cars will take centre stage at Scotia Speedworld this week as they do battle for 50 grueling laps in the ACE Lumbermart Twin 50’s! Also racing under the lights this week will be; the Hydraulics Plus Bandoleros and the Coors Light Trucks. Admission for the Ace Lumbermart Twin 50’s is just $12.00 for Adults; Youth (8-15) are $2.00 and children 7 and under are free…all summer long! Tickets are available at the gate on race day. Grandstand gates open at 5:00 PM with racing action slated to get underway at 7:00 PM.

Friday night’s festivities are being presented by ACE Lumbermart.  In business now for over 28 years, ACE Lumbermart remains under the original O'Hearn Family ownership. In addition to their "Sharpest Pencil in Town" prices they have become famous for, ACE Lumbermart recently launched their ACE Lumbermart Project Centres. This means ACE Lumbermart is now your complete one stop shop for all your home improvement needs. ACE Lumbermart not only supplies the material, they'll now have it professionally installed for you as well…. all at their "Real Deal" prices!

ACE Lumbermart has two convenient locations to serve you:  751 Herring Cove Road, Halifax (Tel 477-6500) or 15 Wright Avenue, Burnside, Dartmouth (Tel 468-7772). Out of town customers can call 1 800 922 8204

For complete schedule and event information please visit

Format for August 16th

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Pit Gate opens

4:30 p.m.

Tech Inspection starts

4:30 p.m.

Grandstands open

5:00 p.m.

Practice starts (BN, TR, LI, TH)

5:00 p.m.

Practice ends

6:25 p.m.

Drivers Meeting @ line-up board – all divisions

6:35 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies/Parade Laps                   7:00 p.m.

Hydraulics Plus Bandolero - 8 laps
Coors Light Trucks – 10 laps
ACE Lumbermart Lightning – 10 laps
ACE Lumbermart Thunder – 10 laps

Hydraulics Plus Bandolero - 15 laps
Coors Light Trucks – 20 laps
ACE Lumbermart Lightning – 50 laps
ACE Lumbermart Thunder – 50 laps

*format subject to change without notice

About Scotia Speedworld:
Scotia Speedworld (SSW) is a 3/10-mile asphalt oval racing facility. SSW is the only track in Nova Scotia to host a weekly racing series, which runs May through September and features six different classes of racecars. SSW also hosts special events, including Monster Jam and the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour. SSW is located at Exit 6 on Highway 102, across from the Halifax Stanfield International Airport. For more information please click on or call our Event Hotline at (902) 873-2277 or our office at (902) 481-2514. Like us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter