The 2019  CASC-OR Ice Race Series schedule has been released.  PMSC will host the final weekend of the series February 23 & 24, 2019.

The schedule looks like this:

January 19/20   DAC

January 26/27   BEMC

February 2/3     BARC

February 9/10   TLMC

February 16/17 TAC

February 23/24 PMSC

March 2/3 & 9/10 RAIN DATES

Detailed information can be found on the CASC website.  The 2019 rule book will be available shortly.



MINUTES- May PMSC business meeting

PMSC Business Meeting May 23, 2018


  1. Call to Order: 19:16          10 members 1 guest present
  2. Reports
  3. Cob Web Solo: (Douro) 16 entrants (2 new, 8 members)   8 runs each
  4. Spring Run Off: 15 Entries


  1. Upcoming Events
    1. Watch Winder Rally June 3:  Start Captains Table Hastings
    2. Watch Winder Solo June 4: Sir Sanford Fleming College Parking Lot
    3. Rally Cross:             Aug 11,          15,       Oct 27

Burnt River Off-Road Park

$500 for road improvement work-  M:      P Gulliver  S:      D Demers     Carried

  1. New Items:
    1. Canopy: Purchased from P Watt $100
    2. Generator: Honda Inverter purchased from Trent Valley Honda –Thanks Mike
    3. Poker Run Fun Rally: June 27  A. Cabardos     Start in Bewdley.
  1. GPS Rally Volunteer needed

5  Golf/Scrabble/Mystery Rally:  Dan Demers

  1. Meeting Adjourned


PMSC will be hosting Rally Cross event at Burnt River Off Road Facility  on Saturday September 15th.
The web site for the event is
This RX has an allowed entry of 25 Competitors.
Several members have indicated that they planned on entering I suggest that they do that NOW!!!!
Ice Race vehicles could be good starter cars
 We also need a number of people to help both day of and Prior to event signing up via   would help greatly
We have a need for both HAM operators and those who are not.   We need a minimum of 12 people to help.
Unfortunately, unlike Solo, cannot do Run /Work.
Any questions please contact me


The Peterborough Motor Sports Club Presents:    

The 2018 “Watch Winder” Rally.

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018


Start/Finish: The Captain’s Table

8 Front St. East,

                 Hastings, Trent Hills, ON    44.3095156/-77.9559648

This is a very basic beginner’s navigational rally (NO tricks) of about 70 kilometers (about 1.5 hours).

Nearly 100% scenic paved roads in beautiful Northumberland County!!


REGISTRATION:  13:00   CAR #1:  14:01

MEAL & AWARDS AT 15:30-16:00-ISH


From Hwy 401, Exit 474 CR 45 north appx 40km to Hastings. Right on Front after swing bridge.

Hwy 7 from the east, Take CR 45 south in Norwood. About 9km to Hastings. Left on Bridge. Left on Front.

Hwy 7 From the West, Take CR 38 south to CR 2 then east 14 kms to Hastings. Right on Bridge. Left on Front.

Tell us you are coming:

First PMSC Rally Event of 2018 April 28th.

MARCH 26, 2018  –  The first warm weather competition of the 2018 Peterborough Motor Sports Club schedule is the annual Spring Run Off Rally on Saturday, April 28th.

The three to four hour event, run on public roads at below posted speed limits, will start and finish in Cobourg.  There will be three classes of instructions: Expert, for experienced teams, Novice, for less experienced teams and a Touring Class for those out for an afternoon drive with very elementary introductory instructions.

The event starts and finishes at the Home Plate Restaurant, 955 Elgin Street West, Cobourg, Ontario.

Registration opens at 9:30am. Car “0” at 11:00 am.  Appx. 200 kilometres.

The Spring Runoff is part of the Ontario Road Rally Championship series sanctioned by Rally Sport Ontario.

Contact:  Louis Cabardos   905-376-0591



PMSC Members Collect Awards at RSO Banquet.

PETERBOROUGH – March 24, 2018  – Kudos to four PMSC members who took away awards at the 2017 Rally Sport Ontario (RSO) Awards Luncheon held Saturday at Bakers Hill Banquet Centre.
Left to right: Louis Cabardos of Cobourg finished third navigator in the Expert Class of the Ontario Road Rally Championship (ORRC). His son Alain collected the Second Driver Award in the Expert Class.
Matt Ballinger of Oshawa took home three awards in the Ontario Performance Rally Championship (OPRC); The Novice Driver Award, Second Driver in the 4WD Production Class and Third Overall Driver. Not present was Phillipe Benoit of Montreal who won the Third Place Driver Award in the Two Wheel Class.
The next ORRC event is the Spring Runoff Rally on April 28th organized by PMSC. The next OPRC event is the Lanark Highlands Forest Rally on May 5th hosted by the Ottawa Sports Car Club.