Vanderlaan Building Products Ltd NLMA Series Race #1 Quick Recap

July 25th, 2022

Hannah McCrory

Race No. 1 for the Vanderlaan Building Products Ltd Northeast Late Model Alliance Series was a success. A total of eighteen drivers travelled to Port Colborne, ON to Humberstone Speedway on Sunday, July 3rd to participate in first event for the series.

Qualifier No. 1 of the night was won by Brighton, Ontario native Nathan Rinaldi (No. 73, Brighton Recycling). Charlie Sandercock (No. 57, Bellevue Fabricating) out of Trenton, Ontario took home qualifier No. 2 and another Trenton, Ontario native Kyle Sopaz (No. 11, Oasis Fuels) took home the third and final qualifier of the night.

The 30-lap feature event paid $1,200.00 to win and $300.00 to start, the evening’s purse was sponsored by Dibbit’s Landscape Supply out of Trenton, ON. Winning the July 3rd event was Port Colborne, ON native Rob Ledingham (No. J19, Blast All Equipment & Supply).  Austin King (No. 89, Durmach Excellence in Tooling) from Port Hope, ON had an impressive performance and placed in the runner up position. Jeff Dayman (No. 44), Kyle Sopaz (No. 11, Oasis Fuels) and Adam Turner (No. 92, Lots & Lines Traffic Markings) round off the top five.

Feature Results July 3rd, 2022 NLMA Race 1 (30 laps):

  1. 19 Rob Ledingham, 2. 89 Austin King, 3. 44 Jeff Dayman, 4. 11 Kyle Sopaz, 5. 92 Adam Turner, 6. 87 Andrew Hennessy, 7. 5 Steve Baldwin, 8. 55 Brad Rayner, 9. 311 Sam Pennachio, 10. 14 Brandt Graham, 11. 1020xx Eli Mayhew, 12. 57 Charlie Sandercock, 13. 49 Brett Hope, 14. 98 Craig Graham, 15. 73 Nathan Rinaldi, 16. 47M Blaine Murawski, 17. 15 Tim Gillespie, 18. 82 Ken Winfield

Points for the series can be viewed at

 The Northeast Late Model Alliance Series is made possible by the following partners: Vanderlaan Building Products Ltd., Insta-Panels, Bellevue Fabricating Ltd, Dibbits Landscape Supply, Deerhaven Powersports and Willow Printing & Publishing