Barre, Vt. – The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) returns to Barre, Vt.’s Thunder Road Speedbowl this Sunday, April 30 for the 19th Merchants Bank 150. The event kicks off the 58th season of competition on the quarter-mile oval and is the first of two visits this year for the ACT Late Model Tour.   A pair […]

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Barre, VT -- Local racer Nick Sweet fended off Williamstown’s Jimmy Hebert on a trio of late restarts to win the 18th American-Canadian Tour (ACT) Merchants Bank 150 at Barre’s Thunder Road on Sunday, May 8.   Sweet, driving the #40VT Mad Dog Motorsports Chevrolet in place of his familiar #88VT Buick, first took the […]

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The Month of May is here and with it comes the beginning of the regular racing season, with many tracks beginning their weekly championship seasons. There are many touring series across the land that are also entering the heart of their 2016 schedules. Here is a look at 10 noteworthy events all around the country […]

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6:16 This concludes our coverage of the 16th annual Merchants Bank 150 ACT Late Model event. Thank you for visiting Speed51.com today. 6:14 Jeff Bousquet used a gutsy outside move on the final lap to win the Bond Auto Tiger Sportsman feature. 6:13 With four laps to go in the Bond Auto Tiger Sportsman feature, Chris Pelkey […]

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