Dragon, Hodgdon, Martins Among Those Honored at 2018 Banquet of Champions

Thunder Road Speedbowl honored the top performers of the 2018 season at the annual Banquet of Champions at the Barre Elks Club on Saturday, November 3. A packed house was on hand to commemorate the 59th season at “The Nation’s Site of Excitement”, which featured some of the greatest moments and accomplishments in the track’s history.

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2018 Thunder Road Season: By the Numbers

2018 Thunder Road Season: By the Numbers

Who had the most podium finishes at Thunder Road this year? Who’s making their way up the all-time wins list? Who was the best family duo? And just how young is young when it comes to racing, anyway? We’ve found the answers to those questions and many more by looking at some of the numbers that mattered the most during the 2018 Thunder Road season! We know there are a lot of statheads out there, but we think everyone will get a kick out of these facts and figures. (Here’s a preview: the numbers 4 and 9 both come up a lot. So do the names “Jason Corliss” and “Joel Hodgdon”.) Let us know what numbers you think we might have missed and stay tuned for other exciting content throughout the offseason!

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Vermont Milk Bowl MAVTV Broadcast Set for November 7

Vermont Milk Bowl MAVTV Broadcast Set for November 7

Next month, the 56th Vermont Milk Bowl presented by Northfield Savings Bank will make its national television debut. Thunder Road Speedbowl, American-Canadian Tour (ACT), Speed51.com, and MAVTV Motorsports Network officials announced today that the event will have its world broadcast premiere Wednesday, November 7 at 7:00pm as part of the network’s “Speed51’s Short Track America” series.

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Becker Recognized by Speedway Illustrated for Contributions to Racing

Jeffersonville’s Joey Becker, a Thunder Road fixture for more than 25 years, has been recognized by Speedway Illustrated for his contributions to short track racing. The longtime competitor and crew member was presented with a Speedway Illustrated “Challenge Coin” by publisher Karl Fredrickson at the 56th Vermont Milk Bowl this past Sunday.

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