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CNE Speedway 1952-1966
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Points Champions

1952
Modified Norm Brioux
1953
Modified Ben Lalomia
1954
Modified George Bower
1955
Amateur Len Cameron
1955
Modified Don Fleming
1956
Amateur Murray Poirier
1956
Modified Ken Fisher
1957
Amateur Ernie Breeze
1957
Modified Ted Hogan
1958
Amateur Bob Keen
1958
Modified Jimmy Howard 
1959
Amateur Ross Clapison
1959
Modified Jimmy Howard 
1960
Amateur Ed Del Grande
1960
Modified Ted Hogan
1961
Amateur Ted Tufford
1961
Modified Gary Witter
1962
Amateur Norm Johnston
1962
Modified Harvey Lennox
1963
Amateur John Spencer
1963
Modified Jack Greedy
1964
Amateur Pat Duke
1964
Late Model Jack Cook
1965
Hobby John Clapham
1965
Late Model Jack Cook
1966
Hobby Terry Dickinson
1966
Late Model Jack Cook

Trivia

-Ken Fisher was the first driver to win the feature 4 weeks in a row - did it in 1956
-races usually started on Good Friday in the early years
-raced rain or shine
-from 1952-58 the season was put on hold for the CNE - resumed again in mid-September and ran until Thanksgiving
-from 1959-66 the season ended before the Ex started and did not resume after
-the track was surrounded by a wooden fence from 1952-58 - it was very common for cars to go right through
-by 1957 the top cars were costing $4000-$5000
-the races were covered by TV some years



Opening Day, 1955

Tom Cuzzilla
courtesy of Tom Cuzzilla, Jr

Tom Cuzzilla
courtesy of Tom Cuzzilla, Jr

Hobby Division, around 1965 or 1966

Hobby Division, around 1965 or 1966

Hobby Division, around 1965 or 1966

Hobby Division, around 1965 or 1966

Late Models, probably 1966
Rick Spence #60, Jim Hallahan #33


Modifieds, sometime between 1959 and 1963