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Jul 15

Emily Packard ready to return for Race #2 of the Southern New England Triple-header at Seekonk Speedway

“I can’t wait to get back in the car”

Emily Packard After missing the Speedway 51 race to attend a family member’s graduation, Emily Packard is anxious to get back into her Northstar Fireworks/Packard Fuels sponsored race car at Seekonk Speedway.

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Jun 22

Eddie MacDonald will race Pass All Star Series event at Lee USA Speedway on Friday

Eddie MacDonald will team up again with Super Late Model owner Dave Lemieux in the PASS 150 at Lee USA Speedway on Friday night, June 24

2014-07-20_0258 The pair joined forces to win the first ever SLM race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway last year and hope to repeat that performance at the very familiar surroundings of Lee. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 05

Nick Sweet wins duel with Wayne Helliwell Jr. at Devil’s Bowl (updated)

Sweet grabbed the lead on the start from polesitter Bobby Therrien and led the 29 laps

ACT logo Nick Sweet came out on top of a race-long duel with defending American-Canadian Tour (ACT) Champion Wayne Helliwell, Jr. to take the People’s United Bank 100 at West Haven, VT’s Devil’s Bowl Speedway on Saturday, June 4, becoming the first repeat winner of the 2016 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 21

Joey Polewarczyk Jr. returns to ACT Victory Lane at New London-Waterford Speedbowl

American Canadian Tour 100 Unofficial Results

ACT logo Hudson, NH’s Joey Polewarczyk, Jr. returned to American Canadian Tour action and victory lane at New London-Waterford Speedbowl with his win in the first event of the Southern New England Tripleheader on Saturday, May 21. Polewarczyk claimed his third straight New London-Waterford Speedbowl ACT win dating back to the last two times the tour visited the track in 2010.

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May 21

Emily Packard heads to New London-Waterford Speedbowl for Race #1 of the Southern New England Triple-header

“It’s been four or five years since I last raced at Waterford”

Emily Packard Emily Packard is no stranger to the New London/Waterford Speedbowl, having raced her Allison Legacy cars there early on in her racing career and even has a win there. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 22

Emily Packard set to race in the Governor’s Cup 150 at Lee USA Speedway

“After Oxford we talked it over and decided that we would benefit from running the Lee race” – Packard

Lee USA Speedway logo After leaving the American Canadian Tour season opener last weekend with the car relatively unscathed, Emily Packard and the 9x Northstar Fireworks/Packard Fuels team made a mid-week decision to add the Governor’s Cup 150 to their season schedule.

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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 »

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Oct 18

Hoar goes out on top in World Series 100 while Helliwell takes Third title

Meanwhile, Dover, NH’s Wayne Helliwell Jr. added another notch to his belt by clinching his third ACT Tour Championship in four years.

Hoar Goes Out on Top in World Series 100 while Helliwell Takes Third Title Williston, VT’s Brian Hoar perhaps ended the most accomplished career in American-Canadian Tour (ACT) Late Model history on top once again by winning the World Series 100 at Connecticut’s Thompson Motor Speedway on Saturday, October 17.

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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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Oct 04

Hoar inherits record 41st ACT win in Fall Foliage 200

Hoar crossed the finish line second but inherited the win after Patrick Laperle was disqualified

ACT - Brian Hoar inherits record 41st ACT win in Fall Foliage 200 Williston, VT’s Brian Hoar scored his record 41st career American-Canadian Tour (ACT) victory in the Fall Foliage 200 at Airborne Park Speedway on Saturday, October 3. Read the rest of this entry »

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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 »

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Sep 09

ACT Tour makes regular season debut at Autodrome Chaudiere

The ACT Late Models and the Pro All Stars Series (PASS) Super Late Models will both run 200-lap main events

ACT logo The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) U.S and Série ACT head to Vallée-Jct., QC’s Autodrome Chaudiere this Saturday, September 12 for the Chaudiere Twin 200s. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 09

Packard posts 15th place finish in the 37th Coca Cola Labor Day Classic

The 18-year old East Montpelier native was consistently in the top ten on each of the speed sheets

2014-07-20_0159 Fighting an ill-handing car throughout the entire race, Emily Packard was able to bring home a 15th place finish in a race that saw 9 caution flags in the 37th Coca Cola Labor Day Classic at Thunder Road International Speedbowl this past weekend.

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Sep 04

Packard eager to run the 37th Coca-Cola Labor Day Classic at Thunder Road

Packard’s last race at Thunder Road was in the Governor’s Cup race back on July 9th

2014-07-20_0158 Concentrating on running the American Canadian Tour this season, Emily Packard and the Northstar Fireworks/Packard Fuels team are looking forward to returning to Thunder Road this weekend to race in the 37th Coca-Cola Labor Day Classic 200.

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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 23

Joey Polewarczyk Jr. repeats in ACT Can-Am 150 at Circuit Riverside

Jean-Francois Dery 2nd and Wayne Helliwell Jr. 3rd

Joey Polewarczyk Jr

Hudson, NH’s Joey Polewarczyk Jr. turned an early setback into an opportune moment en route to winning the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) Can-Am 150 at Ste-Croix, QC’s Circuit Riverside Speedway on Saturday, August 22.

 

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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 »

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Jul 26

Polewarczyk completes season sweep at Oxford after late incident

Hudson, NH’s “Joey Pole” took the lead for the final time with four laps remaining

ACT logo Joey Polewarczyk Jr. won his fourth American-Canadian Tour (ACT) event of the season in the Oxford Plains 150 at Maine’s Oxford Plains Speedway on Saturday, July 25 after a late incident while fighting with Brad Babb for the lead. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

ACT heavyweights Helliwell, Pole head to Airborne for International

A strong field of talent will vie with Helliwell and Pole for the victory

International 500 logoThe third running of the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) International 500 on Saturday, July 18 and Sunday, July 19 at Plattsburgh, NY’s Airborne Park Speedway promises to be one of the most star-studded stock car racing events of the 2015 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 26

Packard eager as ACT returns to Oxford Plains Speedway

Earlier this season, Packard and her 9ME Northstar Fireworks/Packard Fuels car got a fourth place finish

2014-07-20_0159 This weekend marks the return of the American Canadian Tour to Oxford Plains Speedway, and the 18-year old Emily Packard is eager to return to the track.  Read the rest of this entry »

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