TORONTO –For 34 years there was a roar on Toronto’s Lakeshore Boulevard as race cars turned almost three kilometres of city streets into a racetrack.
But due to COVID-19, this year’s Honda Indy that was to take place July 10, 11 and 12 was cancelled.
There was some initial confusion regarding the status of the race as it was first postponed, then officially cancelled a week later.
That left fans who bought tickets wondering what they should do.
“I really wanted to get the tickets to experience the Honda Indy,” said racing fan Stephanie Wagner of Cambray, Ont. “This was going to be my first year going.”
Geoff Roberts of Markham, Ont. has attended the race for the past 26 years and said he wants his money back and not a credit for a future event.
“The whole issue of trying to get a refund has been incredibly difficult,” …