Huge Milk Bowl Weekend Coming Up Fast
Barre, VT – The 56th Vermont Milk Bowl presented by Northfield Savings Bank is coming up fast on the Thunder Road calendar. With three days of racing action scheduled for Friday, September 28 to Sunday, September 30, this year’s Milk Bowl is setting up to be the biggest in the event’s 56-year history.
The leading names in Northeast stock car racing will be on hand for the unique 3-segment event dubbed “The Toughest Short Track Race in North America”. From the first practice session on Friday until the checkered flag in the final 50-lap segment, each must go all-out in order to secure the $10,000+ winner’s check and add their name to one of Thunder Road’s granite monuments.
56th Vermont Milk Bowl Schedule Announced
Barre, VT – Thunder Road officials have announced the full schedule of events for the 56th Vermont Milk Bowl Weekend presented by Northfield Savings Bank. The 3-day event from Friday, September 28 through Sunday, September 30 is expected to be one of the biggest in Milk Bowl history, with eight divisions featuring the best local and touring racers in the Northeast. (more…)
Corliss Scores Another Big Win at Labor Day Classic
Barre, VT – Hometown racer Jason Corliss proved once again that he’s the man to beat in big Thunder Road events by taking the Coca-Cola Labor Day Classic for the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) on Sunday, September 2. Corliss grabbed the lead from polesitter Cody Blake just before the halfway point and never looked back on his way to a $5,000 payday in the Summer Showdown Series finale.
Big Labor Day Classic Set to Go Green at Thunder Road
Barre, VT – Thunder Road celebrates one of the biggest weekends in motorsports this Sunday, September 2 with the 40th Coca-Cola Labor Day Classic. The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) will be on hand as part of a holiday weekend program that is expected to draw more than 120 cars to the Barre high banks.
The stars of the ACT Late Model Tour will take on many of Thunder Road’s Maplewood/Irving Late Model regulars for a 200-lap endurance test. ACT standouts such as Colchester’s Scott Payea, Rowley, MA’s Eddie MacDonald, Williamstown’s Jimmy Hebert, and Lebanon, NH’s Rich Dubeau are expected to do battle for a $5,000 top prize in the Summer Showdown Series finale.
Dragon Claims Title on Jet Service/Accura Night While Blake Triples Up
Barre, VT – Milton’s Scott Dragon was crowned the “King of the Road” for the second time in his career on Thursday, August 23 at Jet Service Envelope/Accura Printing Night. Dragon sliced through the field in the Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model feature to cross the finish line second behind Barre’s Cody Blake, earning him the 2018 track championship.
Hallstrom Wires the Field on Premium Mortgage Night
Barre, VT – Northfield’s Evan Hallstrom added his name to the list of Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model winners at Thunder Road at Premium Mortgage Night on Thursday, August 16. The 16-year-old withstood everything the field had to offer for his first victory on the high banks while Milton’s Scott Dragon gained the upper hand in the “King of the Road” chase.