Clark Outduels Sweet for Vermont Governor’s Cup Win
Barre, VT – Fayston’s Brooks Clark took advantage of a late restart to grab the biggest win of his Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model career at the 40th VP Racing Fuels Vermont Governor’s Cup on Thursday, July 18. Clark rode the outside around Barre’s Nick Sweet with just seven laps remaining in the 150-lap event to beat a stout field, which included NASCAR star Christopher Bell, for a career-defining victory.
Locals Prepared to Defend Governor’s Cup Against NASCAR’s Bell
Barre, VT – Barre’s Thunder Road is just days away from roaring to the grid with the the 40th VP Racing Fuels Vermont Governor’s Cup 150. The big story leading up to the Thursday, July 18 event has been the scheduled appearance of NASCAR and dirt racing standout Christopher Bell. However, the Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model heroes are more than ready to give their all and keep the trophy in Vermont.
Cornell Goes Back-to-Back on Passumpsic Bank Night
Barre, VT – East Burke’s Colin Cornell made Thunder Road’s Victory Lane his home for the second straight week by taking round two of the Myers Container Services Triple Crown Series at Passumpsic Bank Night on Friday, July 12. The 17-year-old Cornell held off a last-lap charge from two-time Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel Flying Tiger Champion Jason Woodard of Waterbury Center to go back-to-back just six days after picking up his first Thunder Road win.
Tigers Going Long Distance Again at Passumpsic Bank Night
Barre, VT – The Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel Flying Tigers are back in the Thunder Road spotlight this Thursday, July 11 at Passumpsic Bank Night. The pressure will be on in the second round of the Myers Container Service Triple Crown Series as the division’s best vie for bragging rights in the added-distance, added-purse event.
Excitement Building for NASCAR’s Bell at VT Governor’s Cup
Barre, VT – The 40th VP Racing Fuels Vermont Governor’s Cup at Barre’s Thunder Road is fast approaching – and with it the maiden voyage for one of the country’s biggest young auto racing stars at the “Nation’s Site of Excitement”.
Demers Shines Brightest at Wild Aubuchon Holiday Spectacular
Barre, VT – S. Burlington’s Trampas Demers came out on top of the on-track fireworks for his 11th career Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model victory at Thunder Road’s Aubuchon Hardware Holiday Spectacular on Thursday, July 4. Demers inherited the lead when Stephen Donahue and Christopher Pelkey tangled racing for the top spot with five laps to go. He then held off a late charge from Barre’s Cody Blake for the Independence Day victory.