BIBLE HILL – Paul Langille and Danny Romo got off to a blistering start in the So You Think You Can Drive Team Challenge Sunday at Truro Raceway.
Danny Romo and Ph Cyril lead the field in the opening race of the So You Think You Can Drive Team Challenge Sunday at Truro Raceway with Ernie Laffin and Prince Harrod hot on his heels. Romo’s teammate Paulk Langille and Hey Jean won the race in 2:01.2. Matthew Veno – Truro Daily News
The pair swept the winner’s circle in all three challenge races on the 12-dash card, with Langille claiming a pair of victories. The results give the pair 61 points heading into the final leg of the event this Sunday at 1:30 p.m.
The challenge pairs veteran drivers with young reinsmen in an event new to the half-mile oval. Points are earned based on finishing position with the team with the most points crowned the winner.
Mark Whidden and Robert Laffin sit in second spot with 29 points while Ernie Laffin and Ben Hollingsworth are third with 26. Dale Spence and Bernard ‘Pooker’ McCallum managed just seven points.
Langille took Hey Jean to victory in Race 3 in 2:01.2 while Whidden was second aboard Good Night Hanover. Romo placed third with Ph Cyril.
Romo scored a win in Race 6 with Sock It To Em in 2:00.3. Robert Laffin and M M Lass were second and Hollingsworth and Weird Albert were third.
Langille and Hushs Funny Girl crossed the line in 1:59 to win in Race 12. Ernie Laffin managed second with Winner Panic and Dale Spence claimed third spot with Coral Sea.