Jerry Campbell

Jerry Campbell

October 24, 2020

Today, Heart of a Champion proudly salutes New Brunswick’s, Jerry Campbell, as this weeks ‘Saturday Salute’ recipient! ๐Ÿ™‚As a driver and track owner, Jerry’s contributions to Maritime stock car racing are far reaching!In the fall of 1983, Jerry opened Petty International Raceway, outside of Moncton New Brunswick. It was a state-of-the-art facilty for the 80’s and quickly became a fan and driver favorite due to the close proximity the seating is located to the racing action and the banked turns for the drivers! ๐Ÿ™‚ Jerry ran many different classes of cars at Petty in the 80’s, which included Super Modified’s, MASCAR (Pro Stock), Mini Stock & Sportsman.Jerry’s vision to build a facility where memories can be made and cherished for a lifetime is evident in the pictures included in this post. ๐Ÿ™‚We thank you for all the years of dedication to Maritime Motorsports! Jerry, you have the Heart of a Champion! ๐Ÿ™‚ Photos: Mike Ettinger, Rick Cashol, Mike Francis.

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