(Halifax, NS. July 27, 2016) Scotia Speedworld and the CARSTAR Weekly Racing Series are proud to present the Nitro Circus Pre-Party featuring five Weekly Racing Series divisions. On track Friday night will be the Hydraulics Plus Bandolero cars, Toursec Lightning, Coors Light Trucks, Strictly Hydraulics Legends and the Affordable Fuels Sportsman. Adult admission for the CARSTAR Weekly Racing Series is just $14.00; Youth (8-15) are $4.00 and children 7 and under are free…all summer long! Tickets are available at the gate on race day (cash only). Grandstand gates open at 5:00 PM with racing action slated to get underway at 7:00 PM.

In addition to some great on track racing action, fans will have a chance to win cool Nitro Circus swag and we will even be giving away two pairs of coveted tickets to Nitro Circus Live which is taking place at Scotia Speedworld on Saturday, July 30th. Nitro Circus Live features 30 of the world’s best extreme athletes in freestyle motocross, BMX and anything you can imagine with wheels! Plus a host of ridiculous contraptions being launched 50ft into the air, by the crazy Nitro daredevils. Fans can expect to see the world’s biggest and most dangerous stunts, in a fully choreographed, actions sports, theatrical spectacular! Tickets are almost sold out; get your now by visiting and clicking on the Nitro Circus Live logo.

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Format for July 29th

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Pit Gate opens

4:30 p.m.

Tech Inspection starts

4:30 p.m.

Practice starts (LG, SP, BN, TR, LI) 5 min sessions

5:00 p.m.

Grandstands open

5:00 p.m.

Practice ends

6:25 p.m.

Drivers Meeting @ line-up board – all divisions

6:30 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies     7:00pm


Hydraulics Plus Beginner Bandolero Cars – 8 laps
Hydraulics Plus Bandolero Cars – 8 laps
Coors Light Trucks – 10 laps
Strictly Hydraulics Legend Cars – 10 laps
Affordable Fuels Sportsman Cars – 10 laps
Toursec Lightning Cars - 10 laps

Hydraulics Plus Beginner Bandolero Cars – 15 laps
Hydraulics Plus Bandolero Cars – 15 laps
Strictly Hydraulics Legend Cars 25 laps
Coors Light Trucks – 25 laps
Affordable Fuels Sportsman Cars – 38 laps
Toursec Lightning Cars - 25 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