M & M’s Anyone?

Episode #82 November 22, 2015 Comeback Story of the Year in Sports? As my brother and I were watching the rain delayed Ford Eco-Boost 400 on TV,  we debated the chances of Kyle Busch pulling off a Sprint Cup Championship. Could he win at a track where he hasn’t experienced a great deal of success? […]

Racing Continues in The County

Episode 81 November 22, 2015 Racing In the County Continues The onset of colder weather means that stock car, land speed, and drag racers have put their cars away for winter. The Roostook County RC Car Club, however, are going full bore. Club members race at the former NCO Club at Loring Commerce Center every […]

Portrait of A Champion and Family

Episode 79 November 1, 2015 Swanson the Open Wheel Racer I do not believe in coincidences. Looking back to that day in August 2005 when I was reading the Rising Stars column by Rocky Entriken in the National Speed Sport News. Entriken was telling about 17 year old Kody Swanson from Kingsburg, California. What caught […]

Sledders Slip and Slide at Caribou Grass Drags

Episode 78 October 25, 2015 The Race Goes on Despite Wet Conditions One thing I can say about Sunday’s Caribou Snowmobile Clubs Grass Drags is that snowmobile racers and fans are a hardy bunch. Morning rains which continued as showers throughout most of the day may have kept some racers and fans from attending the […]

Grass Drags Arrive In Caribou This Weekend

Episode 77 October 19, 2015 Caribou Snowmobile Grass Drags Highlight the Fall Racing Scene in the County Fall foliage has peaked in the County and with the strong winds of late, leaves are rapidly disappearing from the hardwoods. Next weekend those fall colors will be replaced by the bright colors of Ski Doo, Polaris, Arctic […]

Austin Crashes Hard and Tony Stewart Tales

Episode 75 October 4, 2015 By now you know that Fort Kent’s Austin Theriault hit the wall at speed during the Rhino Linings 300 at Las Vegas Speedway Saturday evening. Thank the Lord he survived the crash with non life threatening injuries. I have seen many hard hits at races and this places Austin high […]

Theriault Leads Laps at Loudon

Episode 74 September 28, 2015 Austin Theriault Leads Laps at New Hampshire Motor Speedway Fort Kent native Austin Theriault made his New England debut in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at New Hampshire Motor Speedway Saturday. Theriault made it into the third round of qualifiers and started the race ninth.Theriault’s team mate, Tyler Reddick, […]

Bittersweet Day

Episode #73 September 20, 2015 Bittersweet Something about the season finale that always gets to me whether it is baseball or motorsports. On the one hand it is good to be putting the cap on another season, yet it is often with reluctance that I do so. After the last out in a World Series […]