Red Rabbit Racing runs in Elk Valley

Red Rabbit Racing finally got to race at Bridge County Raceway in Lethbridge after several rain outs this summer. It was Cliff’s first time driving this season as he prefers to race on the dirt track. He was leading the main event until his steering fan belt broke half way through the race causing him to hit the pits early.

  • Aug. 14, 2011 10:00 a.m.

Red Rabbit Racing finally got to race at Bridge County Raceway in Lethbridge after several rain outs this summer. It was Cliff’s first time driving this season as he prefers to race on the dirt track. He was leading the main event until his steering fan belt broke half way through the race causing him to hit the pits early.

Rick had his set up just right and won his first Canadian main event in 1.5 seasons. What a way to finish the first race of the season at Bridge County Raceway (our “home track” since Cranbrook shut down five years ago.)

Next IMCA race is this Saturday, August 13, back at Bridge County Raceway. Green flag drops at 7 p.m.

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