Throughout Thursday’s Vermont Governor’s Cup 150 at Thunder Road International Speedbowl (VT), a battle raged between a four-time Governor’s Cup winner and a driver looking for his first win in the prestigious Late Model event.   After a restart with seven laps to go, it was the latter taking the win, as Brooks Clark outdueled […]

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Barre, VT – Two of the most decorated Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model drivers in Thunder Road history, Milton’s Scott Dragon and Middlesex’s Phil Scott, put another notch in their belts at Community College of Vermont Night on Thursday, June 27. Two-time “King of the Road” Dragon earned his second straight win in the Casella Waste […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend’s 56th Vermont Milk Bowl at Thunder Road International Speedbowl (VT) in 51’s Fast Facts below.    Date: September 28-30   Track: Thunder Road International Speedbowl (1/4-mile, high-banked oval)   Location: 80 Fisher Rd. Barre, VT 05641   Sanction: American-Canadian Tour   Distance: 150 laps (three 50-lap segments) […]

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The Vermont Governor’s Cup at Thunder Road International Speedbowl is one of the most prestigious races of the year in New England. It always brings together a strong car count and strong field of drivers, and the 2017 edition of the race is no different. 2015 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Busch will […]

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Vermont Governor Phil Scott will accomplish an extraordinary feat this Thursday night at Thunder Road International Speedbowl in Barre, Vermont.   Since 1961, eight different Governors have arrived at the Vermont Governor’s Cup prepared to present the trophy to the winner of the prestigious race.  But this Thursday night, Governor Scott will be arriving to […]

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Barre, Vt. — Governor Phil Scott became the first sitting governor to triumph in a Vermont stock car race on Thursday, July 6, capturing the Late Model win at Barre’s Thunder Road on Premium Mortgage Night. It was the 30th career win for the Berlin resident and first since being elected governor of the Green […]

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Barre, Vt. – Waterbury Center’s Jason Woodard doubled down with a pair of Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel Flying Tiger feature victories on North Country Federal Credit Union Night at Barre’s Thunder Road on Thursday, June 22. The former Champion captured his third career win after surviving a final three-lap dash in the Myers Container Service Triple […]

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New pavement, new management, and a new Late Model winner.  That was the theme Sunday afternoon at Thunder Road International Speedbowl in Barre, Vermont.   Teams and fans made the climb up Quarry Hill on a picture-perfect day, first to salute our fallen soldiers and the long proprietor of the “Nation’s Site of Excitement,” Tom […]

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Phil Scott grew up in Barre, Vermont racing wooden buggies with his friends through the city’s downtown streets.  As a young age, he made his way to Thunder Road International Speedbowl (VT) to watch his neighbor, the “Flying Frenchman” Norm Chaloux.  From that young age, he developed an itch to race.  Now at the age […]

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