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2018 Dates Announced for IWK 250 & NASCAR Race at Riverside

Management for Riverside International Speedway are pleased to announce two significant event dates for the 2018 season. The IWK 250 Super Race Weekend presented by Steve Lewis is set for July 12 to 14 and the NASCAR Pinty’s Series Weekend featuring the Bumper to Bumper 300 will be August 17 and 18. Both events are […]

Looking Back at the 2017 IWK 250 – A Video Recap

We’re pleased to present a video recap of the 2017 IWK 250 Super Race Weekend with celebrity guest appearances by NASCAR Legend and Hall of Fame member Mark Martin and Danny ‘Chocolate’ Myers, a renowned member of Dale Earnhardt Sr.’s pit crew and co-host of Tradin’ Paint on Sirius XM NASCAR Channel 90. It was a […]

Blenkhorn Not the Only Big Winner at IWK 250 Weekend

Dylan Blenkhorn took home the checkers for the IWK 250 on Saturday night but there are three fans who were big winners, too. The Antigonish Junior B Bulldogs 50/50 sales were incredible. On Friday night Andrew Ritchie from Hatchet Lake, NS took home $5,623.00 and on Saturday night it was Tracey Barkhouse from Hammonds Plains, […]

Blenkhorn Beats the Best to Win IWK 250

Dylan Blenkhorn (Truro, NS) made a life-long dream a reality by winning the John W. Chisholm Memorial Cup at the IWK 250 at Riverside International Speedway this evening. The stacked field included drivers from six provinces and three states. Cole Butcher (Porter’s Lake, NS) battled Blenkhorn all the way to the checkers but came up […]

Smith & Hall Big Winners at Riverside Friday Evening

Riverside International Speedway was buzzing with excitement Friday as the IWK 250 Super Race Weekend moved into the racing portion of the event. A record crowd for this event was on hand to see over 50 teams contested the checkered flag in two events, the R&D Performancenter 150 for the NAPA Sportsman Series and the […]

IWK 250 Post-Practice Interviews

Many of the teams that have entered the IWK 250 this weekend were on track Thursday evening for the open practice session. NASCAR legend Mark Martin climbed behind the wheel of a race car for the first time in three and a half years and it didn’t take long to shake the rust off. Before […]