BRIGHTON, Ont. (July 3, 2021) – Rain moved through the Brighton Speedway area shortly before race time on Saturday night and washed out the evening’s racing program.
The Knights of Thunder Sprint Car series will try again to get the 2021 season started on Saturday, July 10 at Merrittville Speedway. The event will feature a double bill of Sprint Car racing as the Action Sprint Tour will also get underway.
The next scheduled Knights of Thunder event at Brighton Speedway is Saturday, July 24. Race teams and fans can transfer their July 3 pit passes and tickets to July 24, or request a refund.
More than 30 drivers have indicated their intention to compete in at least a portion of the 2021 Knights of Thunder season. Make sure to visit the official website and social media pages of the Knights of Thunder for news and updates on Eastern Canada’s newest racing series.
About the Knights of Thunder Sprint Car Series: Founded in 2021, Knights of Thunder is a traveling winged 360 Sprint Car tour based in Ontario, Canada. Each points-paying event on the 2021 schedule will pay a minimum of $2,000-to-win and $250-to-start, and selected events will be broadcast live on GForceTV. The championship winner will be rewarded with $5,000 and a Pinty’s VIP package for the 2022 Bristol Dirt Race, while 10th place in the championship standings will pay $1,000. The 2021 Knights of Thunder Sprint Car Series is made possible with the support of Pinty’s Delicious Foods, Corr/Pak Merchandising, Stoneridge Specialty Insurance, Hoosier Tire Canada, Burger Barn, Nitro 54 Variety, Strickland’s Brantford Chevrolet, and EPIC Racewear. Visit www.knightsofthunder.com for more information.