Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Car Club Preliminary ’23 Schedule

By Jim Clarke

BROCKVILLE, ON-With the arrival of spring about a month away, officials with the Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Car Club have released a tentative version of the group’s 2023 schedule.

Early indications show 16 dates on this year’s line-up, with the opening green flag set for Saturday, May 13th at Brockville Ontario Speedway. There will also be events at Cornwall Motor Speedway and a return to Can Am Speedway on the agenda, before Western swing with shows Friday, June 30th at Ohsweken Speedway and a Canada Day spotlight Saturday, July 1st at Merrittville. Both shows will be run in conjunction with the Niagara Vintage Racing Series.

“Our drivers and teams are looking forward to getting back on the track for a new season,” said E.O.V.S.C.C. spokesperson and race director Steve Billings. “For the first time in the club’s history, we’ll have a triple-header weekend – Friday, June 9th to Sunday, June 11th – at Can Am, Brockville and Cornwall. The Can Am event is the first of a pair of dates in New York State, that also includes a Friday, September 16th stop at Mohawk International Raceway.”

Patrick Charland will be chasing his 3rd straight championship in the 50’s/60’s class, with Jason Riddell coming back to defend his title in a very competitive 70’s/80’s division. Billings also says that club officials are thankful to Paul Kirkland and the team at Brockville Speedway for having the group on-hand for both nights of this year’s edition of the Dirt Outlaw Apparel/King Edward Auto Parts Northeast Fall Nationals, to decide the point 2023 crowns.

Tentative 2023 Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Car Club schedule:

Saturday, May 13th                            Brockville Ontario Speedway

Sunday, May 28th                              Cornwall Motor Speedway

Friday, June 9th                                 Can Am Speedway

Saturday, June 10th                          Brockville Ontario Speedway

Sunday, June 11th                             Cornwall Motor Speedway

Friday, June 30th                               Ohsweken Speedway

Saturday, July 1st                              Merrittville Speedway

Saturday, July 8th                                        Brockville Ontario Speedway

Sunday, July 30th                              Cornwall Motor Speedway

Saturday, August 12th                       Brockville Ontario Speedway

Saturday, August 26th                       Brockville Ontario Speedway

Sunday, August 27th                         Cornwall Motor Speedway

Friday, September 16th                     Mohawk International Raceway

Friday, October 13th                          Brockville Ontario Speedway

Saturday, October 14th                     Brockville Ontario Speedway

Date to be determined                      Cornwall Motor Speedway

                                                            Canadian Super Dirt Weekend

For the latest news and information about the 2023 Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Car Club schedule, look to www.facebook.com/easternontariovintage or @easternontariovintage.

Photo attachment: Jim Clarke – Clarke Motorsports Communications/First Draft Media