Tag Archive: Eddie MacDonald

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 »

Apr 12

Eddie MacDonald races in his NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season opener at Bristol

Eddie Mac has achieved great success on “The World’s Fastest Half-Mile”

2014-07-20_0198 Eddie MacDonald and the Grimm Racing Team will open the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season in the 5th annual Pittlite 125 at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday, April 16. Eddie Mac will pilot the Grimm Construction/Multiple Sclerosis Chevy in the first of the five race partial schedule the team will compete in this season. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 11

Sweet makes thrilling final charge for second Milk Bowl win

“This is my finest moment in my career right here” – Sweet

ACT logo Local hero Nick Sweet added to his growing legend on Sunday, October 11, slicing through the field in the final laps to win the final segment and capture his second career Northfield Savings Bank Milk Bowl win in the 2015 Thunder Road season finale.

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Sep 26

MacDonald tames New Hampshire again for 4th Invitational win

The ACT U.S. Tour and Série ACT travel to Plattsburgh, NY’s Airborne Park Speedway for the 41st Fall Foliage 200 next Saturday

Eddie MacDonald Tames New Hampshire Again for 4th Invitational Win Eddie “The Outlaw” MacDonald took advantage of a well-timed caution to surge to the lead with 15 laps remaining and win the 7th Annual Bond Auto ACT Invitational at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Saturday, September 26. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 01

Tough day for Eddie MacDonald in the 42nd AIM Recycling USA Oxford 250

“It was just a terrible race for our team who worked so hard for three days here and the countless days in the shop”

2014-07-20_0258For a day that began as a dream come true became a nightmare for two-time Oxford 250 winner Eddie MacDonald in pursuit of his first Super Late Model win in the prestigious PASS Pro All Star Series event on Sunday, August 30 at Oxford Plains Speedway.

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Aug 09

Babb gets redemption with Beech Ridge 150 win

“I knew it was going to be tough on the restart being stuck on the bottom” – Babb

ACT logo Windham, ME’s Brad Babb got the upper hand in a battle two-time American-Canadian Tour (ACT) Champion Wayne Helliwell Jr. to take his second ACT Tour win of the season in the Beech Ridge 150 at Scarborough, ME’s Beech Ridge Motor Speedway on Saturday, August 8. Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

Babb scores emotional first ACT win in Merchants Bank 150

Brad Babb came into the season looking for his first career American-Canadian Tour victory.

ACT Tour Brad Babb , He and his Joey Laquerre–owned team earned it in perhaps the most dramatic way possible on Sunday, May 3. Babb took the lead from Scott Dragon with 18 laps to go and went on to win the Merchants Bank 150 at Barre, VT’s Thunder Road.

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Apr 26

Helliwell shows the way at Lee USA Governor’s Cup

“We were able to cool our tires down and just crowd (MacDonald) down on that restart” – Helliwell

ACT logo Wayne Helliwell Jr. came out on top of a battle with fellow home track driver Eddie MacDonald to win the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) New Hampshire Governor’s Cup 150 at Lee USA Speedway in Lee, NH. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 05

Who can beat the “Outlaw” at his home track?

This year is no exception– Eddie MacDonald “The Outlaw” of Rowley, MA has only won the race one time; that was in 2014.

2014-07-20_0198 Lee USA Speedway will present the American Canadian Tour (ACT) opening event on Sunday, April 12, 2015. The 150 lap New Hampshire Governor’s Cup ACT race has traditionally been one of the most exciting and unpredictable events of any race season on the popular tour. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

Eddie MacDonald completes the sweep at New Smyrna

Alex Labbe 5th

ACT logo Eddie MacDonald of Rowley, MA completed the sweep by winning all three American Canadian Tour events at New Smyrna Speedway in New Smyrna Beach, FL.

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Feb 17

New Smyrna postpones ACT event

New Smyrna Speedway has postponed tonight’s event due to rain.

ACT logo The second leg of the ACT American Racer Challenge Cup 100 will run tomorrow night (Wednesday, February 18) at 7:30pm. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

Eddie MacDonald doubles up at New Smyrna

Alex Labbe finished third

ACT logo Eddie MacDonald of Rowley, MA claimed his second win in two nights of ACT competition at New Smyrna Speedway in New Smyrna Beach, FL on Monday, August 16. MacDonald followed up his Sunday night win with another trip to victory lane in the first leg of the American Racer Challenge Cup. His second win, however, didn’t come so easy. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 16

Eddie MacDonald goes Flag-to-Flag in caution free ACT event

American Canadian Tour 100 at New Smyrna Speedway

ACT logo “Outlaw” Eddie MacDonald of Rowley, MA led flag-to-flag in the caution free American Canadian Tour 100 at New Smyrna Speedway in New Smyrna Beach, FL on Sunday, February 15. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

Eddie MacDonald readies for Florida

The Cup Challenge is slated to take the green flag for two 100 lap events on Monday, February 16 and Tuesday, February 17.

Eddie MacDonald portait The American Canadian Tour opener at New Smyrna Speedway in Florida will feature three nights of racing as part of the World Series of Asphalt Racing with Eddie MacDonald ready to participate in the inaugural American Racer Challenge Cup. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 10

Eddie MacDonald wins Fall Brawl

At Riverside Speedway

2014-07-20_0258 The three-time postponed Fall Brawl at Riverside Speedway in Groveton, N.H. finally took the green flag on a 25 degree day with Eddie Mac dominating most of the way to secure the win in Team Peterson’s final race of the season. The scheduled event for the $5,000 win was 200 laps but was shortened to 150 laps for a $3,000 win. 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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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 »

Jul 22

Mechanical issue eliminates Eddie MacDonald at Airborne

ACT International 300 at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh

2014-07-20_0198 Eddie MacDonald “struggled” with the Hancock Electric Motor Chevy for most of the 2nd annual ACT International 300 at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh, N.Y. posting a 13th place finish.

Flagworld photo album

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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 »

Jun 11

Eddie MacDonald loses ACT win in tech

ACT officials stated the new rule this year limits to three the number of spring rubbers in the rear right spring

ACT logo The joy and jubilation for Eddie MacDonald and his team, family and friends in victory lane after winning the American Canadian Tour race at Riverside Speedway in Groveton, NH on Saturday night were soon dashed when the victory was taken away by ACT officials for a spring rubber violation.

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