Barre, VT – Shelburne’s Trampas Demers continued his climb up the all-time winner’s list at Barre’s Thunder Road with his 13th career Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model victory at Community College of Vermont Night on Thursday, June 25. Demers led much of the 50-lap event before inheriting the victory following post-race technical inspection.   The veteran […]

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Trampas Demers posted the fastest time of the weekend during Saturday’s time trials at Thunder Road to earn the provisional pole for the 57th Annual Vermont Milk Bowl; however, his qualifying time was disallowed after his car failed post-qualifying technical inspection for being too wide.  Bobby Therrien inherited the top spot and will now lead […]

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Barre, VT – Shelburne’s Trampas Demers made a big move in the 2019 “King of the Road” title chase by earning his second Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model win of the year on Thursday, August 22. Demers took the lead from Westford’s Darrell Morin early in the 50-lap feature and held off a late charge from […]

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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 […]

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Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With one of the biggest Late Model races of the Northeast racing season being held this weekend at Thunder Road (VT), we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week […]

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Barre, VT – The fight for the “King of the Road” title has come down to the final Thursday night event of the season — and it may come down to the final lap as well.   Thunder Road’s 2018 Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model champion will be crowned Thursday, August 23 on Jet Service Envelope/Accura […]

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Barre, VT — Barre’s Thunder Road takes another giant step in the 2018 “King of the Road” chase this Thursday, August 16 at Premium Mortgage Night. Just two rounds remain in the fight for the Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model title, and the multi-way battle could go in any direction over the coming two weeks.   […]

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Barre, VT — South Burlington’s Trampas Demers scored a crucial blow in the latest round of the 2018 “King of the Road” prizefight by taking his second Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Model win of the season on Thursday, August 2. The veteran made a breathtaking move just past the halfway mark to grab the top spot […]

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Barre, VT — The 2018 “King of the Road” fight turns up a notch this Thursday, August 2 at WDEV Radio/Calkins Portable Toilets Night. With the summer racing season making the turn to the homestretch, every lap will count in the quest for the Thunder Road track championship.   Milton’s Scott Dragon, South Burlington’s Trampas […]

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