Announcements, Predictions and Results! Phew

Episode 20 September 14, 2014 Austin Theriault makes historic announcement Fort Kent’s Austin Theriault took another giant leap forward in his quest to become a professional race driver in NASCAR when he announced that he will be sponsored by several Maine based companies and government entities at press conferences held Friday in Portland and Bangor. […]

Requiem For A Racetrack? Time will tell….

Episode 20 September 7, 2014 Spud Speedway to change direction in 2015 I wanted to show the condition of the Caribou track after several years of neglect from 2000 until purchased in 2007 by Newburgh’s Greg Veinote. The track underwent massive renovation over the next seven years first by Veinote then by present track owner […]

Labor Day Motorsports Musings

Episode 19 August 31, 2014 More Street Stock Talk I was unable to interview Jon Dixon of Presque Isle last weekend since he needed to leave immediately after the races when he found that his wife’s aunt had passed away that evening. Dixon, who races the Street Stock class at Caribou’s Spud Speedway, agrees with […]

Street Stock Racers Exemplify What Racing is About

Episode 18 August 24, 2014 What I like about local stock car racing. One good thing about blogging is that I get to express my opinion about topics that I find interesting. I have been following the exploits of the four guys in the above photo this season as well as previous seasons. I believe […]

Well Kept Secret????

Episode 15 August 3, 2014 Is This Where Carl’s Going in 2015? One of the most frequently asked questions for Carl Edwards now that he has announced his departure from Roush-Fenway is, “Where will you be in 2015?”. I must chime in with my 2-cents worth before the official announcement is made. I have no […]

Wyatt Alexander Racing gearing up for first win; Indy musings

Episode 14 July 27, 2014 WAR finishes second at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS) Ellsworth’s Wyatt Alexander placed second at NHMS this weekend making this the best finishing position for the 14 year-old from Ellsworth. Alexander is campaigning the #96 ME Legends car in every race in the 2014 NELCAR series. The NELCAR legends will […]

Fastest Man in Maine 221.568 MPH

Episode 13 July 20, 2014 Carl Theriault, formerly of Caribou now living in Massachusetts, set the top speed for four-wheeled vehicles at the Maine Event held at the former Loring Air Force Base in Limestone, Maine. The event sanctioned by the Loring Timing Association hosted over 80 competitors from the United States and Canada. Theriault […]

Oh For a Gallon of Sunoco Gas

Episode 12 July 13, 2014 Thousands of New England race fans would have gladly given Fort Kent’s Austin Theriault a gallon of Sunoco Racing fuel as his JR Motorsports Chevy Camaro coasted to a stop only 3 laps from the end of the Nationwide Sta-Green 200 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Theriault, who was running […]