Auto Racing

 

Maine company teaming with Fort Kent driver for ARCA race

By Larry Mahoney on July 19, 2017, at 9:35 p.m.
E.J. Prescott Inc. of Gardiner will team with Ken Schrader Racing as a sponsor of Fort Kent native Austin Theriault’s race car for Friday night’s Sioux Chief PowerPEX 200 ARCA race
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Automobile Speed Record Record Set at Loring Speed Trials

on July 17, 2017, at 2 a.m.
Battle Between Keselowski and White for top speed for automobiles at Loring Speed Trials features 250 mph action. New Hampshire’s emerges as King of Top Speed for automobiles. Scott Davis top speed for motorcycles at 260 plus mph.

Hamlin wins Overton’s 301 to end victory drought

By Amanda Vincent, The Sports Xchange on July 16, 2017, at 9:04 p.m.
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Mount Washington Hillclimb 2017 Provides Thrills as Records Fall

on July 10, 2017, at 1:16 a.m.
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Mount Washington Hillclimb 2017 Provides Thrills as Records Fall

on July 10, 2017, at 1:16 a.m.
Travis Pastrana comes through at Mount Washington with record after team-mate David Higgins crashed. Climb to the Clouds 2017 featured many unique personalities and race cars.
Andy Saunders of Ellsworth sits in his No. 01 car while waiting to compete in a recent race at Oxford Plains Speedway.

Racing gypsy from Ellsworth logs 308-mile round trip to compete at Oxford Plains

By Larry Mahoney on July 06, 2017, at 1 a.m.
This summer, Andy Saunders finds himself driving 154 miles — one way — to race at Oxford Plains Speedway every weekend with his team and family.
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Teen Age Tractor Puller Makes His Debut

on July 03, 2017, at 1:31 a.m.
Teenager Logan Longley makes his tractor pulling debut and Wyatt Alexander makes his debut racing at the “Magic Mile” at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Local golf, auto racing, pickleball, karting results

on July 02, 2017, at 8:51 p.m.

Burns outduels Durrell for ‘95’ feature victory

on June 29, 2017, at 12:21 p.m.
New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon has been the site of numerous top-level NASCAR races over the years. This weekend, it will be the site of the New England Short Track Showdown featuring many of the region's weekend auto racing aficionados.

Loudon host for New England Short Track Showdown

on June 28, 2017, at 10:48 a.m.
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Win Three For Maine Racer Theriault

on June 26, 2017, at 12:33 a.m.
Two stories this week about hard working racers from Maine competing on the national stage, Austin Theriault from Fort Kent in ARCA and John Cassidy from Bangor in Rally America.
ARCA Series driver Austin Theriault (52) leads during the Lucas Oil Complete Engine Treatment 200 at Daytona International Speedway on Feb. 18. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Fort Kent driver registers third ARCA victory

By Larry Mahoney on June 24, 2017, at 10:26 p.m.

New Hampshire driver picks up first PASS win at Speedway 95

By Larry Mahoney on June 19, 2017, at 6:02 p.m.
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It Is Second Place in Michigan for Maine Racer Austin Theriault

on June 19, 2017, at 12:47 a.m.
Fort Kent, Maine’s Austin Theriault has a first and a second in the two races he has run in the “Irish Hills” of Michigan. Plus action from USAC, Speedway 660 in Canada, Le Mans and more.

Larson picks up second win this year at Michigan

By Amanda Vincent, The Sports Xchange on June 18, 2017, at 9:18 p.m.

Goodman edges dad to win ‘95’ RoadRunner feature

on June 14, 2017, at 10:36 p.m.
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This Could Have Been Bad

on June 12, 2017, at 12:21 a.m.
This is why good safety equipment and proper use in motorsports allows drivers to walk away.

Blaney takes Pocono 400 for 1st Cup Series win

By Amanda Vincent, The Sports Xchange on June 11, 2017, at 9:03 p.m.
Austin Theriault (52) celebrates winning the Lucas Oil Complete Engine Treatment 200 at Daytona International Speedway, Feb. 18, 2017.

Fort Kent native Austin Theriault finishes ninth in ARCA race at Pocono

By Larry Mahoney on June 11, 2017, at 9:28 a.m.
It was his worst finish of the year, but he still maintains a healthy lead atop the ARCA points standings after seven of 20 races.
ARCA Series driver Austin Theriault (52) leads during the Lucas Oil Complete Engine Treatment 200 at Daytona International Speedway in November 2016. Theriault on Saturday won the ARCA race in Minnesota by .029 seconds.

Fort Kent racer pulls off memorable victory — by .029 seconds

By Larry Mahoney on June 06, 2017, at 12:59 p.m.