Scotia Speedworld's weekly racing series returns sunday at 2pm

(Halifax, NS. May 20, 2016) Scotia Speedworld’s Weekly Racing Series will kick-off their 29th season this Sunday at 2:00 PM.  All six Weekly Racing Series divisions will see action on the oval this Sunday. Adult tickets are $14.00; Youth tickets (8-15 years) are $4.00 and children 7 and under are admitted for FREE all season at Scotia Speedworld! Tickets will be available at the gate on race day (cash only). Grandstand gates open at 12:00 noon with qualifying for all six Weekly Racing Series divisions slated to get underway at 2:00 PM.

While the checkered flag is the immediate goal, Sunday is the first opportunity for drivers on the Weekly Racing Series to gain valuable championship points. After a long winter, teams have been working around the clock to get their racing machines ready for competition for the first time since last September.

The Weekly Racing Series will take the following weekend off as Scotia Speedworld hosts Monster Jam on May 28th and May 29th.  The Weekly Racing Series will return to its usual 7:00 PM time slot on Friday nights starting on June 3rd and will run every Friday night following for the remainder of the season. 

If you’re planning on attending Monster Jam be sure to hang onto your ticket stub and you can catch the Weekly Racing Series on Friday, June 3rd for just $5.00! (grandstands only)
For complete 2016 schedule and event information please visit

Format for May 22nd

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Pit Gate opens

10:00 a.m.

Tech Inspection starts

10:00 a.m.

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

11:00 a.m.

Grandstands open

12:00 p.m.

Practice ends

1:15 p.m.

Drivers Meeting @ line-up board – all divisions

1:20 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies      2:00pm

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
Toursec Thunder Cars - 10 laps

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