Bruce F. Mehlenbacher, Director of Public Relations
August 18, 2005, Innisfil, ON – Tara MacLeod from Innisfil, Ontario driving the Central Merchant Services Ford Taurus, will clinch the CASCAR Super Series PowerWater Rookie of the Year Championship this weekend at Peterborough Speedway.
“The CASCAR Super Series PowerWater Rookie of the Year is something that we were shooting for since the beginning of the season,” explained Tara MacLeod. “The Central Merchant Services Team has worked extremely hard for this and to lock it up with three races to go after Peterborough is an honor.”
MacLeod leads the PowerWater CASCAR Super Series Rookie of the year standings, and needs to finish 45th or better to secure the title.
The CASCAR Super Series race will take place Saturday, August 20 on Canada's fastest 1/3rd-mile paved oval at Peterborough Speedway, located in Peterborough, Ontario.
For information about Peterborough Speedway tickets, call the Peterborough Speedway Hotline at 1.705.743.5880 (Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET) or visit online at http://www.peterboroughspeedway.com/
CASCAR ON TV: The Mosport Speedway 200 airs on Saturday, August 20th at 5:00 p.m. EST on SPORTSNET. For information regarding initial airings and replays of CASCAR Super Series races on SPORTSNET, please check your local listings or visit www.cascar.com/schedule/tv_schedule.html.