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2018 Trans World Distributing Points Chase

2018 Pro Tree Points (pdf)

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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 #4 RESULTS

10.90 CHAMPION

BENNY NIESTEN DEFEATED TONY MACNEIL IN THE FINAL TO CLAIM THE IDEAL ELECTRIC / TIMBERLAKE CONSTRUCTION RACE #4 TITLE.

8.90 CHAMPION

JASON MACNEIL CLAIMED THE WIN IN 8.90 CLASS BY DEFEATING JOHN RANKIN IN THE IDEAL ELECTRIC / TIMBERLAKE CONSTRUCTION  RACE #4.

9.90 CHAMPION

BENNY NIESTEN MADE IT BACK TO BACK WINS ON THE DAY AFTER DEFEATING TODD MYERS IN THE 9.90 FINAL OF THE  IDEAL ELECTRIC / TIMBERLAKE CONSTRUCTION  RACE #4. 

10.90 RUNNER-UP

TONY MACNEIL WAS RUNNER-UP AFTER DEFEATING FABER MACKIE IN THE SEMI FINALS. SCOTT SPRAGUE WAS YOUR OTHER SEMI-FINALIST.

8.90 RUNNER-UP

JOHN RANKIN WAS YOUR RUNNER-UP ON THE DAY, WITH GARY POZZEBON BEING THE LONE SEMI-FINALIST.

9.90 RUNNER-UP

TODD MYERS IN HIS GORGEOUS CAMARO TOOK THE RUNNER-UP FINISH IN THE IDEAL ELECTRIC / TIMBERLAKE CONSTRUCTION  RACE #4. KANDY MITTON  WAS THE LONE SEMI FINALIST.

RACE #4 RESULTS

10.90 #1 QUALIFIER

MICHAEL BURNS WAS THE #1 QUALIFIER IN THE 10.90 CLASS WITH A GREAT 10.903. 

8.90 #1 QUALIFIER

JASON MACNEIL RAN THE TABLE IN THE 8.90 CLASS COLLECTING ALL HARDWARE BY BEING #1 QUALIFIER AND THE TAKING THE WIN.

9.90 #1 QUALIFIER

NOT TO BE OUT DONE, BENNY NIESTEN RAN THE TABLE ALSO IN THE 9.90 CLASS BY QUALIFYING #1 THEN SEALING THE DEAL WITH THE WIN.

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