PASS North Opener Set For Thompson

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The Pro All Star Series (PASS) announced a tentative 18-race schedule for the 2018 North season on Saturday. The schedule includes a total of six events at Oxford Plains Speedway, headlined by the 45th annual Oxford 250 on Aug. 26. It also is highlighted by a season-opening event as part of Icebreaker weekend at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park on April 8.

NEW ENGLAND: Sweet Repeats In 54th Annual Milk Bowl At Thunder Road

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Nick Sweet successfully defended his title in the 54th annual Northfield Savings Bank Milk Bowl on Sunday at Thunder Road Int’l Speedway, using a pair of wins in the three 50-lap segments to claim a two-point victory in the combined standings over Jason Corliss.

ACT: Nick Sweet Tops ACT Tour Field; Becomes Three-Time Winner of Merchants Bank 150

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BARRE, Vt. — official series release — Alan Ward/ACT photo — Local racer Nick Sweet fended off Jimmy Hebert on a trio of late restarts to win the 18th American-Canadian Tour Merchants Bank 150 at Barre’s Thunder Road Int’l Speedbowl Sunday. Sweet, driving the No. 40VT Mad Dog Motorsports Chevrolet in place of his familiar No. 88VT Buick, first took …

ACT: Sweet Slices Through Traffic Late; Claims Second Milk Bowl Victory in Thrilling Finish

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BARRE, Vt. – official series release — Alan Ward/ACT photo — Local hero Nick Sweet added to his growing legend on Sunday, slicing through the field in the final laps to win the final segment and capture his second career Northfield Savings Bank Milk Bowl victory at Thunder Road Int’l Speedbowl. The multi-time Thunder Road Late Model champion entered the …

NEW ENGLAND: Eric Badore Claims Maiden Thunder Road Late Model Win in Caution-Free Romp

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BARRE, Vt. – official track release — Alan Ward/TRIS photo — Eric Badore held off point leader Derrick O’Donnell to score his first career Thunder Road Int’l Speedbowl late model win and the “Triple Crown” in the Jet Service Envelope/Accura Printing Trophy Dash on Thursday in front of a full house at the Barre high banks. The second-year driver started …

ACT: Helliwell Jr. and ACT Tour Take on Local Stars in Merchants Bank 150

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BARRE, Vt. — official series release — ACT photo — The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) will help Barre, Vermont’s Thunder Road open its 56th season of competition on Sunday, May 3 with the 17th Annual Merchants Bank 150. Wayne Helliwell Jr. will be going for his second straight win in the event, but a host of ACT Tour and local Thunder Road Late …

PASS North: Pro All Stars Series Coming to Vermont in 2015

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WATERBURY, Vt. – official release — Thunder Road International Speedbowl officials have confirmed that the Pro All Star Series (PASS) will make their first appearance at Thunder Road Int’l Speedbowl during the 53rd Mekkelsen RV Memorial Day Classic on May 24, 2015. The super late models of PASS will join Thunder Road’s ACT late models in the Memorial Day twin …

ACT: Eddie MacDonald Claims 52nd Annual Milk Bowl Triumph

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BARRE, Vt. – official release — Photo courtesy ACT Tour — Eddie MacDonald held off two-time and defending Thunder Road Int’l Speedbowl track champion Derrick O’Donnell to claim the victory in the 52nd running of the People’s United Bank Milk Bowl on Sunday. MacDonald put together a combined overall score of 14 points in the three-segment event to become the …

ACT: 52nd Annual Milk Bowl Weekend Postponed Due to Weather

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BARRE, Vt. – official release — The 52nd running of the People’s United Bank Milk Bowl at Thunder Road Int’l Speedbowl this weekend has been postponed due to forecasted rain. The entire weekend schedule from Friday, Oct. 3 through Sunday, Oct. 5 has been postponed and rescheduled for Friday, Oct. 10 through Sunday, Oct. 12. “The Milk Bowl is a …

VGC: Nick Sweet Banks Vermont Governor’s Cup 150 Win

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BARRE, Vt. — official release — Alan Ward photo — Nick Sweet won the 35th annual Vermont Governor’s Cup 150 presented by VP Small Engine Fuel in dominant fashion at Thunder Road Int’l Speedbowl Thursday. Sweet led every step of the way and lapped over half the field in the process. NASCAR star Clint Bowyer spun just after halfway in …

NASCAR/VGC: Clint Bowyer Files Governor’s Cup Entry

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BARRE, Vt. – official release — HHP/Rusty Jarrett photo — NASCAR Sprint Cup Series star Clint Bowyer has filed an entry for the upcoming Vermont Governor’s Cup at Thunder Road Int’l Speedbowl. This is the second-straight year Bowyer, a eight-time Sprint Cup race winner and the 2008 NASCAR Nationwide Series champion, has entered the event at the quarter-mile asphalt oval. …