Tony Pontieri


(hometown: Bolton, Ontario) Tony Pontieri’s drag racing career began in 1978 with a 1970 Chevelle SS454. He continued racing for 42 years, and his achievements consist of:

-London Motor Sport Park, 1995 Super Series Pro Mod Champion, 92 Camaro.

-London Motor Sport Park, 1997 Pro Mod Series Runner-Up, 1967 Camaro.

-Canadian National Pro Mod Series Champion, 1997 Toronto Motorsports Park, Canadian Record 6.527 in the Dave Persico 1967 Camaro.

-AMS/TINDLE Challenge 2007 A/C Delco Las Vegas National Event Winner NHRA, 1957 Chevy Belair.

-NHRA JEGS Pro Mod 2007 BAE Champion, 4th Place, finished with a world record, 1957 Chevy Belair

-NHRA Pro Mod World Record 5.90.5 243,99 MPH, 1957 Chevy Belair, NHRA JEGS Pro Mod, October 2008. 

-Canadian Record Holding ET IHRA Mopar Nats Grand Bend, July 2009, 1969 Camaro Pro Mod.

-IHRA National Record 5.936 243.15 ¼ Mile Northern Nationals, US, 131 Martin, MI, 1969 Camaro, August 2009.

-Pro Mod Shake Down at E-Town, Old Bridge Township, Raceway Park, November 2009, winner, and low ET Top Speed, 1969 Camaro 5,.906 MPH 245.14 Sec

-Al Anabi Racing and Oddy’s Automotive #1 Qualifier at N.J Raceway Park, 1969 Camaro, November 2009.

-Nitro Jam 1969 Camaro IHRA 4th place finish, Pro Mod, 2009 Championship

-Canadian Streetcar Nationals, Matco Tools, 2009 Pro Mod Runner Up, 1969 Camaro, Toronto Motorsports Racing Park.

 -2010-2014 Mountain Motor Pro Stock 

-2013 Streetcar Nationals, Toronto Motorsports Park Runner-Up, Outlaw 10.5 2000 Camaro 

– 2016 Napa Ultimate Showdowns Drag Racing Series, May 2016, Toronto Motorsports Park, 2004 Chev Cavalier, Winner Outlaw 10.5

-2017 Napa Ultimate Showdowns Drag Racing Champion, Outlaw 10.5, Grand Bend & Toronto Motorsports Series, 2004 Chev Cavalier

-Motorama Custom Car Drag Racing Award 2017 Championship, March 2018.

-2020, racing locally in series at London Motorsports Park, St. Thomas, Ontario, Ian Hill Racing Productions, Ontario Grudge Wars Heads Up Streetcar Shoot OC Series.