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2018 Trans World Distributing Points Chase

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MAJOR SPONSORS OF APTS

Our Series

The APTS was formed in 2012 to give the Maritime racers a place to hone their skills on the .90 class racing scene.  

Double Header Event

By far our biggest weekend is July 20-21 at Miramichi Dragway. This weekend is a NHRA national open double header with 2 chances at the coveted Wally.

Season Championship

The Trans World Distributing APTS is a 3 out of 5 championship battle. Racers must compete at 2 tracks to count their 3 races. Huge championship payouts for the 2018 season. 

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Our 2018 Contingency Connection Sponsors

With over $150,000 dollars in contingency sponsors this year this audio will give an idea on who they are and a brief explanation on what to expect from them.

2018 SCHEDULE

APTS RACE #1

CHICK COUGHLIN 10.90

OUR FIRST RACE OF THE SEASON IS JUNE 30TH AT GREENFIELD DRAGWAY. THIS RACE IS PRESENTED BY DWA CUSTOM AUTO MACHINE AND A1 TOWING

APTS RACE #2

JOHN & SCOTT HILL 9.90 & 8.90

RACE #2 IS JULY 20 AT MIRAMICHI DRAGWAY. THIS IS ACTUALLY DAY 1 OF THE NHRA NATIONAL OPEN DOUBLE HEADER. THIS RACE IS PRESENTED BY ARSENAULT CYLINDER HEADS.

APTS RACE #3

RACE #3 IS JULY 21 AT MIRAMICHI DRAGWAY. THIS IS DAY 2 OF THE NHRA NATIONAL OPEN. THIS RACE IS PRESENTED BY CONTINGENCY CONNECTION.   

APTS RACE #4

RACE #4 SWITCHES GEARS TO CAPE BRETON DRAGWAY ON AUG. 31 AND SEPT 1. THIS RACE IS PRESENTED BY IDEAL ELECTRIC AND TIMBERLAKE CONSTRUCTION. THIS RACE WILL ALSO BE OUR MELLING RACE NIGHT. 

APTS RACE #5

THE SEASON FINALE IS SEPT. 29 BACK TO MIRAMICHI DRAGWAY. THIS RACE IS PRESENTED BY HILLS AUTO REPAIR. THIS RACE WILL ALSO BE OUR RICHMOND WEEKEND WARRIOR EVENT. 

POINTS CHAMPIONSHIP

OUR SERIES CROWNS A CHAMPION IN ALL 3 CLASSES. SEASON END AWARDS ARE SPONSORED BY TRANS WORLD DISTRIBUTING.

Contingency Connection Adds Mid-Season Bonus Awards

 Contingency Connection has teamed up with Richmond Gear and Melling Performance to offer incredible mid-season awards for your racers, fans, and officials.  

Aug 31st and Sept 1 at Cape Breton Dragway

  

Melling Performance will host “Melling Race Weekends Across America” at all Contingency Connection Grassroots Tracks & Series in appreciation of their loyal racers, fans, and shops across the USA! Member tracks & Series will designate ONE (1) event in the month of August as “Melling Race Night” and post the Melling logo on their website schedule. Melling Performance will then ship a $1000 retail Promotional Package with gifts and awards for Racers, Track Officials, and Fans to qualifying track & series! 

Sept 29 at Miramichi Dragway

  

Grassroots Racers and Fans know that for over 80 years, Richmond’s Double Diamond logo has signified the highest quality gears in the racing industry! 

They also know that for TWO DECADES Richmond Gear has been the #1 Supporter of Grassroots Racing posting over $125,000 in weekly Racer Rewards at all Contingency Connection tracks and series. Additionally, awards offered by other Midwest Truck & Auto Parts brands including Motive Gear, Ten Factory, Powertrax, and Lock-Right brings the total overall Richmond Gear sponsorship to over $625,000 in awards for Grassroots Racers across the USA!

But that’s not allRichmond Gear continues to make Grassroots Racing History announcing the 17th Annual Richmond Gear Weekend Warrior Bonus celebrating Labor Day and Hard-Working Grassroots Weekly Racers with an additional $25,000 in awards to qualifying racers, tracks, and series. Additionally, Richmond will present two (2) Track Officials from each track with Richmond Gear T-shirts! 

RACE #2 RESULTS

10.90 CHAMPION

BRETT RAMSAY DEFEATED BRUCE HOWATT IN THE FINAL TO CLAIM THE ARSENAULTS CYLINDER HEADS RACE #2 TITLE.

8.90 CHAMPION

MARK GREEN REMAINED UNDEFEATED IN THE 8.90 CLASS THIS YEAR BY MOWING DOWN ALL ON COMERS IN ARSENAULTS CYLINDER HEADS  RACE #2.

9.90 CHAMPION

VITO BOSCA MADE IT BACK TO BACK WALLYS AFTER DEFEATING BENNY NIESTEN IN THE 9.90 FINAL OF THE ARSENAULTS CYLINDER HEADS  RACE #2. 

10.90 RUNNER-UP

BRUCE HOWATT WAS RUNNER-UP AFTER DEFEATING CHICK COUGHLIN IN THE SEMI FINALS.

8.90 RUNNER-UP

ASHLEY WALKER NOT ONLY WENT TO THE FINAL OF THE  ARSENAULTS CYLINDER HEADS RACE #2 ON FRIDAY BUT SHE ALSO RECEIVED THE BEST APPEARING CAR AWARD. TONY LYONS AND JOHN MACKINNON WERE YOUR SEMI FINALIST.

9.90 RUNNER-UP

BENNY NIESTEN KEPT THINGS ROLLING THIS YEAR WITH ANOTHER RUNNER-UP FINISH IN THE  ARSENAULTS CYLINDER HEADS  RACE #2. ROBERT HOGAN WAS THE LONE SEMI FINALIST.

RACE #3 RESULTS

10.90 CHAMPION

BRETT RAMSAY MADE IT A CLEAN SWEEP ON THE WEEKEND CLAIMING THE CONTINGENCY CONNECTION RACE #3 CHAMPIONSHIP.

8.90 CHAMPION

GLENN MACLEAN MADE IT A THREE PEAT AT THIS RACE WITH A WIN OVER JIM GREEN IN THE CONTINGENCY CONNECTION RACE #3 FINAL.

9.90 CHAMPION

DANNY "HOLYWOOD' WALKER MADE GOOD ON ONLY HIS 3RD WEEKEND WITH THE CAR  RAISING THE WALLY IN THE CONTINGENCY CONNECTION RACE #3.

10.90 RUNNER-UP

CHICK COUGHLIN WAS YOUR RUNNER-UP IN 10.90 CONTINGENCY CONNECTION RACE #3. TONY MACNEIL WAS THE LONE SEMI FINALIST.

8.90 RUNNER-UP

JIM GREEN NEARLY MADE IT A GREEN SWEEP IN THE CHI BUT FELL TO GLENN MACLEAN IN THE CONTINGENCY CONNECTION RACE #3 FINAL.  TONY LYONS AND HAL SCHNERNAN WERE YOUR SEMI FINALIST.

9.90 RUNNER-UP

ROBERT HOGAN IMPROVED 1 SPOT FROM THE RACE BEFORE AND GRABBED THE RUNNER-UP SPOT BY DEFEATING VITO BOSCA IN THE SEMI FINALS OF THE CONTINGENCY CONNECTION RACE #3.

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