The County’s only NASCAR Monster Energy Cup driver will be making his appearance at the 2nd Annual Aroostook Federal Savings and Loan Firecracker 200 August 4, 2019 at Spud Speedway at 2 pm. Loring Timing Association Maine Event has some young racers debut.
Daytona iconic front stretch turf grass manicure by Maine native plus young racer restores old timer’s car to honor the elder racer. Land speed racing coming to northern Maine all week.
Austin Theriault is back in action in New England and local man forms a Big Rig truck pulling team.
It is fair time in the County and with the fairs there are several motorsports events. I hope to be able to get to one or two.
A fellow New Englander makes his initial foray to one of the world’s premiere races, the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
One of my bucket list races will be attending an Americas Rallycross race. The season kicked off this past weekend. What I am looking forward to next week as far as motorsports events.
Soap Box Derby races coming once again to Houlton, Maine. State winners earn the right to race at All American Soap Box Derby, Akron, Ohio in July.
Wow, this week has been like a Christmas present in May with motorsports activities filling every day from Thursday to today. Others will cover the major races like the Indy 500 won by Simon Pagenaud and the Coca Cola 600 won by Martin Truex. Time to get some rest after all that!
Young racer honored at Red Cross Heroes breakfast and Van Buren native helps at international competition. Looking forward to this week of racing.
A story about my mom this Mother’s Day 2019. Look here also for my imaginary “month of Indy” and 13-year-old scratch built a Formula One car with six wheels!