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The Summer Classic - Legend Racing Comes to Penticton

Penticton, June 4 2023 – Get ready for an adrenaline-fueled day of racing as the highly anticipated Summer Classic returns to Penticton Speedway on July 15, 2023. This action-packed event will feature an exciting lineup of racing classes, including the thrilling Hit to Pass, RPR Street Stock, and Hornet classes, along with the debut of the Legend Class Invitational. Racing enthusiasts from all over Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest will converge at the speedway for this thrilling spectacle.

The Summer Classic is set to showcase the best in racing talent, with each class offering its unique brand of excitement. The Hit to Pass class, known for its chaotic and exhilarating nature, promises intense battles as drivers push their limits, providing an unforgettable spectacle for spectators.

The RPR Street Stock and Hornet classes will bring fierce competition to the track, as skilled drivers go head-to-head in a display of skill, strategy, and speed. These classes never fail to provide edge-of-your-seat excitement and high-speed thrills.

Adding to the excitement of the Summer Classic, this year's event will introduce the Legend Class Invitational. Legend race cars, renowned for their unique design and nostalgia-inducing appearance, have gained immense popularity in the racing community. These small but mighty machines are replicas of classic cars from the 1930s and 1940s, featuring compact frames, powerful engines, and incredible maneuverability. The Legend Class Invitational promises to captivate fans with its nostalgic charm and showcase the talent of drivers who will take on the challenge of these iconic racing machines.

The #20 Darrel Buckingham from Calgary Alberta will be making the trek across the Rockies to help build the series in the Okanagan. He has been a supporter and builder of race cars for many years. His distinctive Legend is fast and almost always at the front of the pack.

The Summer Classic attracts racing enthusiasts from far and wide, with cars and drivers traveling from all over Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest to compete at Penticton Speedway. The event serves as a hub for racing talent, creating an electrifying atmosphere and an opportunity for fans to witness top-notch racing action.

Mark your calendars for July 15, 2023, and get ready to experience the thrill of the Summer Classic at Penticton Speedway. With a diverse lineup of racing classes, including the exhilarating Hit to Pass, RPR Street Stock, Hornet, and the debut of the Legend Class Invitational, this event is not to be missed. Prepare for a day filled with high-octane racing, intense battles, and unforgettable moments.


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