APC Autumn Colours Classic Brings the Best of the Best to Peterborough Speedway

Uncover the best of everything the world of short track stock car racing has to offer. The 30th annual APC Autumn Colours Classic, presented by Toronto Motorama is ready to roll October 6th through 8th at Peterborough Speedway.


Follow the crowds to Central Ontario as the popular oval on Mount Pleasant Road plays host to close to a dozen of the sports finest racing divisions over the Thanksgiving Weekend. Track champions, touring series titleholders and up and coming stars will battle on Canada’s Toughest 3rd Mile for the prestige and bragging rights that come with being named an APC Autumn Colours Classic winner.


“Our team has been putting in some long hours to get things ready to roll for our season-ending weekend spectacular”, said track owner and promoter J.P. Josiasse. “The trackside camping area has been sold out for months and racers from across the province are expected to roll into the pit area to be ready to chase the checkered flag.”


A Thursday night pit party – presented by JDC Motorsports/KOD Property Maintenance and featuring live music by ‘Gunslinger’ – is the perfect way to kick-off an amazing 3-day racing weekend at the tight, tricky bullring that gets underway Friday, October 6th. Check out the first round of qualifying heats, plus preliminary action and a feature event to decide this year’s Ontario Modifieds Racing Series crown, along with the Mini Stock and Super Stock Non Winner’s races.


Grandstand gates open at 5:00, with the night’s first green flag at 6:00. There will be more live music to wrap-up the opening night of the 2023 APC Autumn Colours Classic with Charlotte and the Dirty Cowboys playing behind the main grandstand following the final checkered flag.


Bullring bullet points: Full APC Autumn Colours Classic information – including grandstand admission and pit pass pricing – can be found by selecting the ‘Autumn Colours’ tab at www.peterboroughspeedway.com. Advance sales are available by selecting the ‘buy tickets’ option on the track website. Fans can also purchase daily or weekend admission passes at the trackside ticket booth. Peterborough Speedway onsite ticket sales and concession stand purchases are cash only, with no debit, credit card options or ATM available.


Anyone entering the pit area during the APC Autumn Colours Classic will be required to present a completed 2023 pit admission waiver for insurance purposes. A quick-reference code is available on the track website and is also displayed at the pit gate entrance.

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