Friday - July - 2018

Three Nights of Racing at Three Different Tracks on the Patriot Sprint Tour

July 18, 2018

Brantford’s Mitch and Jake Brown will be returning to Ohsweken Speedway this Friday night for only their third appearance at the local 3/8th-mile oval this season.

This Friday’s visit kicks off three straight nights of Sprint Car racing for the New York-based Patriot Sprint Tour’s “Triple Treat Weekend” with the series moving on to Eastern Ontario for events at Brockville Ontario Speedway on Saturday and Cornwall Motor Speedway on Sunday.

In their second Ohsweken appearance on June 15th event, Mitch started 14th in the 19-car field and worked his way forward to a 5th-place finish. It was a tough run for Jake who started 6th in the A-Main but he went off the top in turn three and four to bring out a caution at lap 10 resulting in a DNF.

The Brantford brothers had ran an earlier PST event on June 2nd at Fulton Speedway in upstate New York  where Mitch drove his Brantford Hyundai, Brown Auto Service, Strodes BBQ & Deli, Niesen A/C &Heating -sponsored #10 Sprinter to a 4th-place finish in the 25-lap A-Main.

Jake experienced front-end damages to his Strodes BBQ & Deli, Hill’s Tires & Gas, Brown Auto Service-sponsored  #1-10 Sprinter on lap 15 of that event that ended his night early.

Their first 2018 planned start with the Patriots was the series’ season opener at Merrittville Speedway which was cancelled because of rain and has yet to be rescheduled.

With $3,333 to win and $333 to start (all USD) each of the “Triple Treat Weekend” events it is expected a strong field of the Patriot Sprint Tour’s top US Series leaders will cross the border to join Ohsweken Speedway’s Kool Kidz-Corr/Pak 360 Sprint Cars and Southern Ontario Sprints regulars for the mini-series.


In addition to the visiting Patriot Sprint Tour, Jibs Action Sports presents “Christmas in July and Autograph Night” with fans encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy to help support underprivileged children at Christmastime. Santa Claus will be on hand at the track to help collect all purchased toys. All fans who bring a new, unwrapped toy will receive half price adult admission and will enter the speedway for $7.

All kids in attendance will have the chance to win special prizes from Jibs Action Sports, including a skateboard, a scooter and a BMX bike. Fans will also have the opportunity to meet their favourite drivers on track at intermission for hero cards, photos, candy and other unique giveaways as part of Autograph night.

Brown Racing is pleased to have Brantford Hyundai, Strodes BBQ & Deli, Strodes ‘The Pit, Hill’s Tires &Gas, , ARC-Auto Refinishers Canada, Brown Auto Service, Brown Auto Sales, Niesen A/C & Heating, WIX Filters, Bicknell Racing Products, Image Factor, Brochures etc., Hepner Racing Products, Hoosier Tires, Letter-Rip Race Graphics, CSI-Competition Suspensions Inc. Maxim Racing Inc. as members of their Sponsorship and Marketing Team

Prepared by:
Ken Spencer
Marketing and Media Relations
Brown Racing