Fort Kent, Maine’s Austin Theriault is the “real deal” in ARCA Racing championship battle. Theriault won his sixth race of the 2017 season and his third in a row at Salem Speedway, Indiana. Northern Maine Karting Association caps off another season of racing with Maine State Invitational with post race awards.
Pam Beineke walked away from a frightening 290 mph crash at Loring Timing Association Harvest Event. Northwood, New Hampshire’s Jason White sets new record for fastest car. Cassius Clark wins in Canada and Kody Swanson wins on “Magic Mile” in Illinois.
Fort Kent, Maine’s Austin Theriault not only held onto his points lead in the ARCA Racing Series, he won his fourth race of 2017 and his first road course victory. The win at Road America, Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin netted him the Bill France 4 Crown Award for his achievement at super speedways, short track, dirt tracks and road courses.
Both racers I follow finish second at the same track on the same weekend. One makes his dirt track debut and both add to their season points leads. Read about Austin Theriault and Kody Swanson’s efforts at the mile long dirt track at the Illinois State Fairgrounds.
Eastport’s Drew Greenlaw wins his second Late Model Sportsman race of 2017. Noted snowmobile legend passes away. Swanson wins in USAC Silver Crown. “The Flying Farmer” back in tractor pulling action and Thunder Road recap.
The Cumberland Motor Club lived up to it’s reputation for putting on top notch autocross events at the former SAC base at Loring in Limestone, Maine. Average daily entries for the two day event was over 100 per day.
Wyatt Alexander of Ellsworth finished his season on a high note placing on the podium at the Boss Hogg 150 at Wiscasset Speedway. Jon Peters Pro Stock #51 crashed heavily on lap 21 was checked and released at an area hospital. The race was won by Nick Jenkins with Cody Tribbett second, and Alexander third. Mega-Autocross coming to the County at Loring next weekend.
Despite roadside boulders, Travis Pastrana survives to win the New England Forest Rally at Newry, Maine. Team-mate David Higgins makes to finish line despite severe damage that could not be fully repaired. A tribute to a couple fine drivers and Vermont Sports Cars who built the cars.
Battle Between Keselowski and White for top speed for automobiles at Loring Speed Trials features 250 mph action. New Hampshire’s emerges as King of Top Speed for automobiles. Scott Davis top speed for motorcycles at 260 plus mph.
Travis Pastrana comes through at Mount Washington with record after team-mate David Higgins crashed. Climb to the Clouds 2017 featured many unique personalities and race cars.