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Nov 11

PASS Coming to Thunder Road in 2015

The American Canadian Tour (ACT) and Pro All Star Series (PASS) are working together

Pro All Star Series PASS logo Thunder Road International Speedbowl officials announced that the Pro All Star Series (PASS), based in Naples, Maine, will make their first ever appearance at Thunder Road in Barre, VT during the 53rd Mekkelsen RV Memorial Day Classic on Sunday, May 24, 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 12

Eddie MacDonald wins 52nd Milk Bowl at Thunder Road

Alex Labbe 15th

ACT - Eddie MacDonald 52nd Milk Bowl at Thunder Road The “Outlaw” Eddie MacDonald of Rowley, Massachusetts held off two-time and defending Thunder Road Track Champion Derrick O’Donnell to claim the victory in the 52nd running of the People’s United Bank Milk Bowl at Barre’s Thunder Road on Sunday, October 12.

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Oct 11

ACT Champions take Milk Bowl front fow

Starting on the outside pole will be 2014 Serie ACT Champion Alex Labbe of St-Albert, QC

ACT - MilkBowlFrontRow 2014 American Canadian Tour Late Model Champion Joey Polewarczyk, Jr. of Hudson, NH claimed his fourth career Booth Bros./H.P. Hood Pole Award as he set the fast time of the day with a 13.114 second lap at Barre’s Thunder Road on Saturday, October 11.

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Oct 06

Milk Bowl favors Thunder Road regulars

The depth of the TR teams seems to give an edge to the Thunder Road regulars.

Mil Bowl - Thunder Road Regulars The 2014 People’s United Bank Milk Bowl has the makings of a battle between the Thunder Road (TR) regular teams and the American Canadian Tour (ACT) teams.

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Oct 02

Thunder Road Milk Bowl weekend postponed

“The Milk Bowl is a two-day show”

Thunder Road The 52nd running of the People’s United Bank Milk Bowl at Thunder Road in Barre, VT has been postponed due to forecasted rain. The entire weekend schedule from Friday, October 3 through Sunday, October 5 has been postponed and rescheduled for Friday, October 10 through Sunday, October 12. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Theriault enters 52nd Thunder Road Milk Bowl

Theriault began his Late Model racing career with the American Canadian Tour (ACT) in 2010

ACT - Austin Theriault The latest entry in the People’s United Bank Milk Bowl, to be held on Sat-Sun, October 04-05, 2014 at Thunder Road in Barre, VT, is Austin Theriault from Fort Kent, Maine.

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Sep 27

Polewarczyk caps off ACT ritle with Fall Foliage win

Polewarczyk used the high lane to get around Quebec’s Patrick Laperle on the final restart

ACT logo Joey Polewarczyk, Jr. of Hudson, NH capped off his 2014 American Canadian Tour title with a win in the season finale Fall Foliage 200 at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh, NY on Saturday, September 27. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 26

52nd Thunder Road Milk Bowl full of ceremony

The Milk Bowl is run in three 50-lap segments

Thunder Road The People’s United Bank Milk Bowl is full of ceremony, tradition, and exceptional stock car racing. The fall season in Vermont is the perfect backdrop for one of America’s greatest closing short track events of the race season. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Purchase Milk Bowl live video access now on Speed51.com

One of the most historic short track events in New England

Thunder Road As the leaves begin to change their colors and the crisp Autumn air fills the hills of New England, the anticipation of the 52nd Annual Milk Bowl at Barre, Vermont’s Thunder Road International Speedbowl is ramping up. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 20

Two-time ACT Champ Wayne Helliwell, Jr. wins Bond Invitational

The race was called complete on lap 44 due to darkness.

Bond Auto ACT Invitational Two-time American Canadian Tour Champion Wayne Helliwell, Jr. claimed the win in the 6th annual Bond Auto ACT Invitational at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, NH on Saturday, September 20. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 20

Stearns & Packard to lead 6th Bond ACT Invitational to Green

Emily Packard will start on first row

Bond Auto ACT Invitational For the second consecutive year, Auburn, Maine’s Travis Stearns will lead the 43-car Bond ACT Invitational field to green at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, NH on Saturday, September 20.

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Sep 18

Speed 51 TV to air 52nd Thunder Road Milk Bowl live PPV

The famous event will take place on Saturday and Sunday, October 4-5, 2014.

Thunder Road The nation’s leading short track racing internet supplier, Speed51.com, owned and operated by NASCAR television broadcaster Bob Dillner from Charlotte, North Carolina, has entered into an agreement with Thunder Road International Speedbowl in Barre, VT to have the 52nd annual People’s United Bank Milk Bowl broadcast on the 51 TV pay-per-view schedule of events. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 12

ACT’s new breed looks to upset veterans at NHMS Invitational

Includes full Bond ACT Invitational roster

ACT logo The starting field for the 6th annual Bond Auto ACT Invitational at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS) on Saturday, September 20, 2014 has been set.

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Sep 10

Sweet, Hoar, Laperle look for first Invitational win

A field of 43 teams will compete in the 50-mile event

Bond Auto ACT Invitational The starting field for the 6th annual Bond Auto ACT Invitational at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Saturday, September 20 has been established.

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Aug 24

Joey Polewarczyk Jr. claims first ACT win of season in Can-Am

Alex Labbe and Jean-Francois Dery completed the podium

ACT logo Joey Polewarczyk, Jr. of Hudson, NH solidified his American Canadian Tour point lead with his first win of the season in the ACT Can-Am 200 at Circuit Riverside Speedway in St-Croix, QC on Saturday, August 23.

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Aug 22

Joey Polewarczyk Jr , Eddie MacDonald and Kyle Welch first to enter Invitational

Two former winners and a new young gun were the first to accept invitations to the 6th Annual Bond Auto ACT Invitational

Bond Auto Parts ACT logo The Bond ACT Invitational at NHMS has become known for its side-by-side action all the way around the track including three and four-wide. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 10

Nick Sweet Snags ACT Victory at Beech Ridge

Sweet led for the majority of the event, but not without fierce contention

ACT logo Barre’s Nick Sweet became the 7th different American Canadian Tour winner in the 7th event of the 2014 season when the tour visited Beech Ridge Motor Speedway in Scarborough, ME on Saturday, August 9.

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Jul 30

The American Canadian Tour (ACT) will next appear at the Beech Ridge Motor Speedway in Scarborough, ME on Saturday, August 9.

Polewarczyk, Jr. favorite to win ACT 150 at Beech Ridge

ACT logo The Hudson, New Hampshire native, Joey Polewarczyk, Jr. (Pole) has to be considered a favorite to win the race. In the 2014 ACT Championship standings Pole has a comfortable 56 point lead over second place racer Jimmy Hebert, from Williamstown, VT. He is also winless so far during the 2014 campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 20

Quebec’s Laperle battles to $26,800 ACT International win

The former ACT and Serie ACT Champion battled by Nick Sweet over the final 20 laps

2014-07-19_0023Patrick Laperle of St-Denis, Quebec has won nearly every big event the American Canadian Tour sanctions, but none match his $26,800 ACT International win at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh, New York on Saturday, July 20.7

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Jul 20

ACT International 300: Jean-François Déry and Alex Labbe in the frontrunners

ACT International Pit Notes

2014-07-20_0171 Hometown favorite Brandon Atkins of Au Sable, New York led the way with the fastest time of the day during the American Canadian Tour’s practice in preparation for tomorrow’s (Sunday, July 20) ACT International 300 at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh, NY.

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Jul 18

Hoar and Cyr renew rivalry at International 300

Flagworld will be there this week-end to cover the ACT International 300

ACT International 300 logoEight-time ACT Champion, Brian Hoar from Williston, VT and seven-time Champion Jean-Paul Cyr from Milton, VT will renew their rivalry at the ACT International 300 on Sunday, July 20 at the Airborne Park Speedway in Plattsburgh. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 17

Veterans head for International 300

Patrick Laperle started his racing career at Airborne

ACT International 300 logo The twenty-five thousand ($25,000) to win International 300 has a record number of American Canadian Tour (ACT) winners headed to the summer spectacular.

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Jul 16

International 300 to showcase ACT rising stars Hebert, Therrien, Welch, Packard, Atkins

Vermonters Jimmy Hebert and Bobby Therrien are both former Thunder Road Tiger Sportsman Champions

ACT International 300 logo The International 300 this weekend (July 20, 2014) at Airborne Park Speedway in Plattsburgh, New York will be full of ACT young stars who are making big statements on the American Canadian Tour (ACT) short tracks around the region.

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Jul 15

ACT point leaders lead teams to International 300

Both drivers also happen to be leading their respective ACT Tour and Série ACT in the US and Quebec.

ACT International 300 logo At the half-way mark of the 2014 race season, two of the best young stock car racing stars in the region, one from New Hampshire-Joey Polewarczky, Jr. (Pole) and the other from Quebec-Alex Labbe, will lead the way to the ACT Invitational at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh, New York this Sunday, July 20. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 14

Eddie MacDonald enters ACT International 300

The race will pay $25,000 to win, plus lap money.

ACT - Eddie MacDonald The American Canadian Tour (ACT) announced today that Eddie MacDonald, from Rowley, MA has entered the International 300 stock car race to be held at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh, NY on Sunday, July 20. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 07

Strong contingent of Quebec stars ready for International

The best of the Quebec series will attempt to claim the $25,000 winner’s payday.

ACT International 300 logo A strong contingent of Série ACT stock car racing stars from Quebec have filed entries for the ACT International 300 at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh, NY to be held on Sunday, July 20.

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Jul 02

ACT International adds Black Cat Hell Drivers to weekend

The Black Cat Hell Drivers are billed as the only traveling stunt show in the United States.

ACT logo The American Canadian Tour (ACT) announced that the second running of the $25,000.00 to win INTERNATIONAL 300 race on Sunday, July 20 at the Airborne Park Speedway in Plattsburgh, NY will feature the Black Cat Hell Driver show on the eve (July 19) of the region’s largest stock car event. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

Claude Leclerc prepares for record 500th start

The 72 year old veteran began competing on the old NASCAR North series in 1979

Claude Leclerc  (3) Claude Leclerc of Lanoraie, Quebec will make his 500th career start with the American Canadian Tour organization when the Série ACT visits Autodrome St-Eustache this Saturday, July 5.

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Jun 22

Jeff White Takes ACT White Mountain 150 Win

White road to his first ACT win since 2011

ACT logo Winthrop, ME’s Jeff White earned his second career American Canadian Tour win as he led nearly every lap of the 150 lap event at White Mountain Motorsports Park in North Woodstock, NH on Saturday, June 21. White held off Wayne Helliwell, Jr. through a fierce battle for the majority of the event. Read the rest of this entry »

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