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May 14

MacDonald beats Sweet, weather for Spring Green win (updated)

Patrick Laperle 3rd, Alex Labbe 6th

ACT logo Eddie MacDonald beat the best of the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and the weather to boot on Saturday, May 14, passing Nick Sweet in the closing laps to win the 42nd Spring Green 116 at Plattsburgh, NY’s Airborne Park Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

May 10

42nd Spring Green 116 heads to Airborne Park Speedway

Race began in 1974 at Catamount Stadium

ACT logo The American Canadian Tour (ACT) will travel to Airborne Park Speedway in Plattsburgh, NY for the annual Spring Green Championship Stock Car race this Saturday night, May 14.

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May 03

Local stars looking to make some noise at Thunder Road on Sunday

The American Canadian Tour (ACT) race is expecting well over 40 Late Models

ACT logo With the 18th running of the Merchants Bank 150 rescheduled for Sunday May 8, there are plenty of local race teams with hopes of carrying the checkered flag around the high banked ¼ mile oval.

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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 26

Lee USA American Racer Three Stars Announced

The American Racer Three Star program will continue in 2016

ACT logo The program is designed to recognize three teams in no particular order of performance that had outstanding races at ACT US tour events.

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Apr 21

Oxford American Racer Three Stars announced

The American Racer Three Star program will continue in 2016

ACT logo The program is designed to recognize three teams in no particular order of performance that had outstanding races at ACT US tour events. There are no specific criteria for deciding who might receive the award of a free American Racer Tire (value $125.00), but a special effort by a team, exceptional race, just plain old hard luck, or other accepted reason to give the award is used to decide the recipients. Read the rest of this entry »

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 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 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 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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Dec 23

2016 Série ACT schedule announced

American-Canadian Tour (ACT) officials have officially announced the 2016 Série ACT schedule

ACT logo The Quebec-based Serie ACT 2016 schedule will be highlighted by three trips to both Autodrome St-Eustache and Autodrome Montmagny. Read the rest of this entry »

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 »

Nov 19

Payea returning to ACT with RPM Motorsports

Payea previously competed on the ACT Tour for six seasons beginning in 2005

ACT - Scott Payea RPM Motorsports has announced that former American-Canadian Tour (ACT) standout Scott Payea will join the team for the 2016 ACT Tour season.

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Oct 20

ACT award final stars of 2015 for Thompson World Series

Thompson Motor Speedway World Series 100

ACT logo ACT made its first visit to Connecticut’s Thompson Speedway in 23 years – and the inaugural trip under the ACT Late Model Tour banner – this past Saturday, October 17 for its 2015 season finale as part of the Sunoco World Series of Speedway Racing presented by XtraMart.

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