Category: 2014 News

Patriot Sprint Tour Announces Tire Rules for 2015 Season

By Rich Vleck (Rochester, NY) | With the 2015 season around the corner, the Patriot Sprint Tour is actively working in a multitude of areas to prepare for a busy year.

Part of the offseason work for the leadership of the PST was to renegotiate tire contracts.  After receiving a number of options, the series has decided to stay on a similar HTC Hoosier Tire package for the next three seasons with a slight adjustment from years past.  The tire rules are as follows: (more…)

Patriot Sprint Tour to Close 2014 Next Month at Awards Banquet

By Rich Vleck (Rochester, NY) | With an early end to the racing portion of the Patriot Sprint Tour season in 2014, the annual awards banquet commencement will also take place earlier in the year.

On October 18, 2014, the Patriot Sprint Tour will honor Champion Jared Zimbardi and all of the mainstays of the PST America and Canada Series.  For the second consecutive year, the banquet will occur at Barnard Exempts Party House at 360 Maiden Lane in Rochester, NY.  After a Christmas-themed banquet in 2013, the foliage of Upstate NY will be on grand display this year. (more…)

Jessica Zemken Conquers Canadian Nationals Win and $12,000

By T.J. Buffenbarger (Ohsweken, ONT) | Jessica Zemken’s perseverance paid off on Saturday night in route to winning the 10th Annual Canadian Sprint Car Nationals Saturday night at Ohsweken Speedway. Zemken overcame a power steering failure in her heat race, charging from 14th starting spot to take the lead from defending Canadian Nationals winner Shane Stewart on lap 13 and held off Wayne Johnson after a late race restart for the victory. The win was Zemken’s first Canadian Nationals feature victory of her career and second of the season. (more…)