Tag Archive: ACT

Apr 30

Weather forces postponement of Merchants Bank 150

The dismal forecast for Sunday May 1 has forced Thunder Road Speedbowl to postpone the Merchants Bank 150

ACT logo The race has been rescheduled for Sunday May 8, post time set for 2:00pm. More than 40 ACT Late Model teams were expected to try and qualify including defending  2015 ACT Champion Wayne Helliwell Jr. of Dover, NH, along with 2015 Merchants Bank champion Brad Babb and multi-feature winner Nick Sweet. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 27

Therrien, Helliwell open Thunder Road on Top

Thunder Road’s 57th season-opening weekend begins on Saturday

ACT logo Hinesburg, VT’s Bobby Therrien heads to the “Nations Site of Excitement” as the American Canadian Tour (ACT) points leader this weekend for the 57th season opener of Barre, VT’s Thunder Road.

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Apr 14

ACT youth look to come of age at Oxford

The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Pro All Stars Series (PASS) head to Maine’s Oxford Plains Speedway

ACT logo The opening race of 2016 racing season will have several young guns looking to make a good first impression competing against the top Late Model drivers in the Northeast. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 12

‘Les 50 Tours Can-Am’ to Headline August NASCAR week-end at the Grand Prix De Trois-Rivières

Jeffrey Earnhardt to race in Trois-Rivières

Les 50 Tours Can-Am logo BRP (TSX: DOO) announced today that it will serve as the title sponsor for the August Weekend NASCAR Pinty’s Series race at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières (GP3R). The race, scheduled for Sunday, August 14, 2016 will be named ‘Les 50 Tours Can-Am’.

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Apr 05

Weather forces postponement of ACT Lee NH Governor’s Cup

Oxford Plains ACT/Pass Twin 150’s To Open ACT Season

LEE USA Speedway logo The unique Winter-Spring of 2016 has forced officials of the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and the Lee USA Speedway to postpone the New Hampshire Governor’s Cup 150, originally scheduled for Saturday, April 9 and Sunday, April 10. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 05

Eddie MacDonald will open ACT season at Lee USA Speedway April 10

“We are really looking forward to this race and hope to win in front of all our families and friends” – Eddie Mac

LEE USA Speedway logo Eddie MacDonald will take the green flag at Lee USA Speedway, his family-owned track, on Sunday, April 10 in the New Hampshire Governor’s Cup 150 American Canadian Tour’s 25th season opener.

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Apr 01

ACT and VP Racing Fuels extend contingency program

VP Racing Fuels is entering its fifth season as the official fuel of ACT

ACT logoAmerican-Canadian Tour (ACT) and VP Racing Fuels officials announced today they have agreed to a three-year extension of their current partnership.

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Mar 29

Helliwell seeks Fourth ACT title as new challengers emerge

A talented field is getting ready for the 13-race 2016 season

ACT logo The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) kicks off its 25th season of Late Model competition on Sunday, April 10 with the New Hampshire Governor’s Cup 150 at Lee USA Speedway.

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Mar 22

Propane Plus to sponsor ACT event at Seekonk

The Propane Plus 150 will mark ACT’s return to the ¼-mile speedway for the first time since 2007

ACT logo American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Seekonk Speedway officials have announced an agreement with Propane Plus to sponsor the ACT Late Model Tour event at Seekonk on Saturday, July 16. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Southern New England Tripleheader highlights 25th season for ACT Late Models

Among the highlights of the silver anniversary is the debut of the Southern New England Tripleheader

ACT logo The 25th season of the ACT Late Model Tour will see a number of exciting new events that showcase the best of Late Model racing in the Northeastern United States.

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Mar 16

Lee USA opener sets tone for ACT season

The traditional ACT season opener often sets the tone for what to watch throughout the season

ACT - Lee USA opener sets tone for ACT seasonThe American-Canadian Tour (ACT) opens its 25th season of ACT Late Model racing, along with the 33rd season of racing at Lee USA Speedway, with the New Hampshire Governor’s Cup 150 on Sunday, April 10.

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Feb 04

ACT, Ford Racing renew contingency program for 2016 season

The last five ACT Late Model Tour Championships have been won by drivers using Ford Racing engines

ACT logo American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Ford Racing officials announced today they have renewed their partnership for the 2016 racing season. The Ford Racing contingency program, now entering its seventh season, has paid out more than $63,000 to ACT U.S. and Canadian racers since 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

Theetge first to enter 2016 Série ACT Championship Chase

The two-time Série ACT Champion is the Tour’s all-time winningest driver.

Donald Theetge American-Canadian Tour (ACT) officials announced today that Boischatel, QC’s Donald Theetge has filed the first official 2016 Série ACT season entry.

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Jan 25

More than $100,000 on the line for ACT competitors in 2016

More than $100,000 in point fund money will be up for grabs

ACT logo American-Canadian Tour (ACT) Late Model competitors will once again have big potential prizes waiting for them at the end of the 2016 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 21

Payea, Linardy File First Official ACT Full-Season Entries

Payea returns to the cockpit following a two-year absence

ACT logo Colchester, VT’s Scott Payea and Somerville, MA’s Jim Linardy have filed the first official full-season entries for the 2016 American-Canadian Tour (ACT) season, officials announced today.

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Jan 11

ACT to attend Oxford 250 weekend

“We’re really excited that ACT will come back to Oxford for a second event in 2016”

ACT logo The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Pro All Stars Series (PASS) officially announced today that the two series have added a fourth doubleheader event to the 2016 schedule. The ACT Late Model Tour will now make a second visit to Maine’s Oxford Plains Speedway as part of Oxford 250 Weekend on August 26-28. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

ACT returning to NHMS for 8th Bond Auto Parts Invitational

The 50-lap event has been a staple of the ACT schedule since its inaugural running in 2009.

ACT logo The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS) announced today that ACT will return to the 1.058-mile speedway in 2016 for the 8th Annual Bond Auto Parts ACT Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 24. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 05

ACT & PASS announce revised 2016 doubleheader schedule

The two series will now host a doubleheader at N. Woodstock, NH’s White Mountain Motorsports Park

ACT logoThe American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and the Pro All Stars Series (PASS) announced today that the 2016 doubleheader schedule for the two series has been revised.

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Dec 23

ACT Releases 13-Event 2016 Schedule

The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) has announced the release of the 2016 ACT Late Model Tour schedule

ACT logo The 13-event series will see the Tour visit 12 different tracks in six U.S. states and the province of Quebec as they pursue the $10,000-to-win ACT Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

ACT announces Southern New England Tripleheader

The three-event series will match up the best of the three track’s weekly racers with the stars of the ACT Late Model Tour

ACT logo The American-Canadian Tour (ACT), in collaboration with the New London-Waterford Speedbowl, Seekonk Speedway, and Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park, has announced the creation of the Southern New England Tripleheader for the 2016 stock car racing season. Read the rest of this entry »

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