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History of Pinecrest Speedway

Points Champions

1952

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1953

Bill Nugent

Stock Car

1954

Ivan Moore

Stock Car

1955

Jack Cook

Stock Car

1956

Glen Schurr

Stock Car

1957

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Jalopy

1957

Jack Burbridge

Stock Car

1958

Carl Martin

Jalopy

1958

Jim Hallahan

Stock Car

1958

Marg Daniels

Ladies

1959

Jim Hallahan

Stock Car
1959
Jack Mashinter Jalopy

1959

Bettie Carcone

Ladies

1960

Mac Bound

Modified

1960

Vic Parsons

Jalopy

1960
Bettie Carcone Ladies

1961

Mac Bound

Modified

1961
Ed Bell Jalopy
1961
Betty Carcone Ladies

1962

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1963

Jerry Watson

Late Model

1964

Jerry Watson

Late Model

1965

Jim Hallahan

Late Model

1965

Joan Howard

Ladies

1966

Ross Howes

Late Model

1967

Ross Howes

Late Model

1968

Gord Dolphin

Late Model

1969

Jack Cook

Late Model

1970

Norm Lelliott

Late Model

1971

George Reuffer

Late Model

1972

Tom Cuzzilla

Late Model
1972
- Stocker

1973

Don Biederman

Late Model

1973
John Fletcher, Sr Stocker

1974

Tom Milligan

Late Model
1974
Larry Majeury Stocker

1975

Don Biederman Late Model
1975
Al Pacey Stocker

1976

Tom Milligan

Late Model
1976
Al Pacey Stocker











Pinecrest Trivia
  • always raced "Rain or Shine"
  • most of the grandstands were covered
  • $375 engine claim rule in 1967
  • the 1969 points fund totalled $10,000 including $2000 to the champion
  • tires cost $100 in 1970
  • in 1971 the feature paid $425 to win
  • new track record in 1972 set by Norm Lelliott -15.85 seconds
  • in 1974 mufflers became mandatory
  • 1975 nightly purse was $5075
  • the 1975 season started early - March 28
  • June 16, 1976 was the only time the races were cancelled - it was due to a power failure
  • Tom Milligan won the last feature ever run
  • there was parking for 5000 cars
  • the track was 40 feet wide
  • If you are the copyright holder of any of the photos on this page and don't wish to have it on this website, contact webmaster@canadianracer.com and I will remove it. Otherwise, thank you for your contribution to Canadian racing history.

    Bruce Gowland (18) is spun backward while Jack Cook (82), George Reuffer and Lloyd Howard slip past, 1972. Photo by Tex from Wheelspin News.

    Earl Ross - early 1970's

    Gary Elliott (36) and Dave Berry (43), 1974
    Photo courtesy of Gary Elliott

    Norm Lelliott, 1972

    Kip Sullivan - Stocker Division, 1974
    Photo courtesy of Chris Sullivan
    John Fletcher, Sr - Stocker Division, 1972
    Photo courtesy of Chris Sullivan
    Bob Watson, 1953
    Don Biederman, 1975
    Norm Lelliottt, 1967 Bill Zardo, 1967 in a 1958 Ford
       
    Gord Dolphin, 1967 in a 1957 Chev Norm Lelliott, 1969 in a 1967 Beaumont Vic Parsons driving a 1968 Camaro in 1969    
    Photos Courtesy of Ernie Pothier
    Bob Emerson
    Bob Emerson
    Bob Emerson
    Bob Emerson
    Bob Kingston
    Bob Kingston
    Ted Sanderson
    Tom Cuzzilla, Sr
    Various Track Items
    The 1957 Rule Book
    1957 Program
    1961 Program
    1964 Program
    1967 Program
     
    1968 Program
    1969 Program
    1976 Stocker Division Driver Lineup
    1976 Late Model Division Driver Lineup