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10th Anniversary of IWK 250 Set for July 15 & 16

The 10th-anniversary edition of the IWK 250 Superweekend Presented by Steve Lewis Auto Body will be held July 15 & 16, 2016 at Riverside International Speedway. The highlight of the two-day event is the IWK 250 on Saturday, July 16, widely recognized as the most entertaining stock car race in Canada. The weekend will kick […]

John Chisholm Formally Inducted to Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame

On Saturday night at the Glenn Gould Theatre in downtown Toronto the late John Chisholm, founder and builder of Riverside International Speedway in James River, NS, joined an elite group of only 150 Canadians ever to be honoured nationally as members of the Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame. Chisholm was one of four Canadian inductees […]

Canadian Motorsports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (Oct. 17) to be Live-Streamed

The 2015 Induction Ceremony for the Canadian Motorsports Hall of Fame, at which Riverside International Speedway founder John Chisholm will be posthumously inducted, will be live-streamed from the Glenn Gould Theater in the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) building in downtown Toronto on Saturday night. The theatre-style ceremony begins at 7:30 p.m. ET (8:30 p.m. Atlantic) and […]

Congratulations Donald Chisholm – 2015 Pro Stock Tour Champion!

Antigonish, Nova Scotia’s Donald Chisholm, claimed his first Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour championship at the Dartmouth Dodge 200 Saturday night at Scotia Speedworld in Halifax. It was an emotional celebration for Chisholm, a multi-time PST race winner, as he remembered his father, the late John Chisholm, who passed away last July. “The one […]

Chisholm Dominates for Lucas Oil 150 Win

JAMES RIVER, NS – Donald Chisholm (Antigonish) won the rain-shortened Lucas Oil 150 at Riverside International Speedway Saturday night in dominating fashion, leading 138 of the completed 144 laps. Chisholm took home his first win of the season over Cole Butcher (Porter’s Lake) and Cassius Clark (Farmington, ME). Butcher sits second in the standings, 20 […]