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Monster, F1 Champ Retires, and Milliken Book Reviewed

Monster Energy based in Corona, California bedmes NASCAR Title Sponsor. Monster Energy Facebook photo

Episode 189 December 4, 2016 This Week in National Motorsports Scene Ripe With Surprise Announcements I was caught off guard this week by two announcements at the highest level of racing NASCAR premier series announcement of a title sponsor and the retirement of Nico Rosberg after he won the Formula One title.Story continues below advertisement. […]

Most Popular Driver in NASCAR K and N Series From Maine

Austin Theriault with his "Jimmy Johnson" look. Austin ran his last race of the year at Southern National Motorsports Park. AT Racing photo

Episode 188 November 27, 2016 Theriault Second at Lucama, North Carolina Track Qualifying second in his #57 Super Late Model, Fort Kent’s Austin Theriault went on to finish second in the Accent Imaging 125 at Southern National Motorsports Park. The youngster, Christian Eckes from Middleton, New York, had the fastest time and won the race […]

You Are A Class Act Carl Edwards

Carl Edwards and Pastor Mick Saunders at Indianapolis Raceway Park (Now Lucas Oil Raceway) in July 2007. HTF Motorsports photo

Episode 177 November 20, 2016 Man-O-Man I Wanted Carl to Win When I was introduced to Carl Edwards by my friend Pastor Mick Saunders of Rushville, Indiana in 2003 I knew there was something special about this young driver. At the time he was in his first year with Roush in the  SuperChip Ford F-150 […]

Motorsports Musings While Viewing the SuperMoon

Washington Monument with SuperMoon tonight. Julie Chelewski photo

Episode # 176 November 13, 2016 SuperMoon Is A Sight to See I am cognizant that in light of all that has gone on this week in politics and reactions to the results that one thing remains, there are some incredible natural phenomenon that trump human ventures. How neat it is indeed that friends all […]

Deeply Honored By Maine Press Association

At the Maine Press Association's 2016 Awards Ceremony in Portland with Bangor Daily News Executive Editor Anthony "Tony" Ronzio. HTF Motorsports photo

Episode 129 October 30, 2016   Re-scheduled Snowmobile Drag Racing This SaturdayStory continues below advertisement. Drag racing on the newly expanded Northern Maine Fairgrounds pulling track in Presque Isle will take place November 5. The previous date, October 22 was postponed due to inclement weather. Registration begins at 12 noon with  racing beginning at 2:30. […]

Careers in Motorsports at Presque Isle High School

Fort Fairfield's Kirk Thibeau, the only PASS Super Late Model owner/driver north of Bangor, provided his #28 Ford Fusion for "Careers in Motorsports" talk at Presque Isle High School. HTF Motorsports photo

Episode 128 October 23, 2016 “Careers in Motorsports” Part of Presque Isle High School Career Day For the second year in a row I was invited to present ideas about how a high school student might pursue a career in motorsports. On display for the presentation was the #28 Ford Fusion of Kirk Thibeau of […]

Cyr Wins His First Drag Race of Season

Gene Cyr wins at Oxford Plains Dragway. LMN Photography

Episode 126 October 9, 2016 Gene Cyr Wins at Oxford Dragway For the last couple years I have had the opportunity to follow the drag racing exploits of Gene Cyr of Crouseville as he travels throughout the northeast. From a race shop near his home in this small town this young man has diligently pursued […]

Brenda Sue Recovering From Racing Accident

Brenda Sue Carver of Sequin, Texas was injured when her motorcycle left the track . Race official Tim Kelly said, "She simply lost control and exited to the left". HTF Motorsports photo

Episode 125 October 2, 2016 The Latest on Brenda Sue Carver’s Road to Recovery On Sunday morning September 4, 2016 Brenda Sue Carver pointed  her racing motorcycle down the Loring runway attacking her records of 234 in the mile and 239 in the mile and one-half set at the Mojave Mile event April 11, 2015.Story […]