The APC United Late Model Series first took to the track in May of 2015 and immediately gained attention around not only the Province, but the Country and into the United States. The Pro Late Model division was suffering at all tracks in Ontario, until the series gave new hope to what was once a blooming series. With fields as high as 40 cars in its inaugural tour, the series took everybody by storm with a championship battle that went down to the final race.
The goal of the APC United Late Model Series is to provide drivers with a level playing field where they can compete at a high level without breaking the bank. The tour feels, acts and even races like any other big name series in Canada and the United States and has attracted many top names and sponsors. With its own officials, media team, race directors, tech team and more the series has all the aspects expected of a large touring series.
Prior to the 2022 season, Steckly had made just two starts with the APC Series, one resulting in a victory. The driver entered the tour full-time in 2022, finishing second in points and claiming the Rookie of the Year title with one win, two poles and an impressive 8 top ten finishes in the nine race tour.
James has ran in many series across Ontario, but in 2021 he set his sights on the APC Series and claiming the 2021 Rookie of the Year honours. After his season got off to a rocky start, the team hit its stride mid-way through and pulled away in the battle, finishing 14th in points.
Adriaensen entered the 2020 APC Series season as one of the most decorated racers in Delaware Speedway history. The former Truck Series and Super Stock champion led laps and earned a 7th place points finish after a pair of top 10 performances to end the season.
Jo Lawrence entered the APC Series in 2019 with only a handful of Pro Late Model starts to his credit, including a few wins at Delaware Speedway the year prior. Lawrence put up impressive numbers including winning the most Pole Awards and finishing fourth in standings en route to Rookie of the Year.
Jake Sheridan became the second consecutive Rookie of the Year driver not old enough to drive a car on the street, putting up the best rookie season to date in the process. Sheridan earned an impressive 4 podium finishes and finished the 2018 season third in points, just four out of second.
At just 13 years of age, Treyten Lapcevich entered the 2017 season as the youngest driver in series history. Scoring two top ten finishes and a ninth in final series standings, Lapcevich became the Rookie of the Year in his first season with a touring series.
In his first season out of a Delaware Speedway Super Stock, Shae Gemmell showed great poise and discipline, driving to a 13th place points finish. Shae's first career top 10 finish came in the final race of the season at Delaware Speedway, a track the Dorchester driver grew up racing at.
In his first season behind the wheel of a late model, Billy Schwartzenburg got to work right away with a very impressive performance in the series inagural event, leading a large portion of the event. Finishing 8th in final standings and earning 4 top 10 finishes in 7 events, Billy earned the first ever Rookie of the Year title.