Thunder Road officials announced today that Jason Woodard has been disqualified from his apparent victory in the Lenny's Shoe & Apparel Flying Tiger Mini Milk Bowl held as part of the 55th Vermont Milk Bowl on Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1.Read More
Thunder Road is thrilled that our track, drivers, and staff have received the following nominations for the 2017 Speed51.com Short Track Awards!
- Bobby Therrien -- Most Improved Driver
- Cris Michaud & Pat Malone -- Best Promoters of the Year
- Aaron Maynard -- Short Track Announcer of the Year
- Thunder Road -- Best Short Track
- Barre, VT/Thunder Road -- Best Racing Destination
Head to http://speed51.com/2017-51s/ to vote in these and other categories between now and Sunday, March 4. Congratulations to all that have been nominated!
This one’s for the statheads! To begin our look back at the 58th season of racing on the Barre high banks, the folks in the Thunder Road research department have gone deep inside the numbers. How many first time winners were there this season? Who has the most consecutive seasons with at least one feature win? Which family duo had the best year? Find the answers to those questions and much more, then check back in the coming weeks for more about the 2017 season that was!Read More
Hometown driver Jason Corliss earned the biggest win of his Thunder Road Late Model career on Sunday, October 1, beating out South Burlington’s Trampas Demers to with the 55th Vermont Milk Bowl presented by Northfield Savings Bank. It was the fourth Late Model win of the season and eighth of the young standout’s career.Read More
Wolcott’s Marcel J. Gravel will lead the 55th Vermont Milk Bowl presented by Northfield Savings Bank on Sunday, October 1. The sophomore Thunder Road Late Model competitor circled the high banks in 12.236 seconds to set a new track record, eclipsing the previous mark of 12.245 seconds set by Sylvain Metievier at the 1995 Milk Bowl.Read More
Drivers from throughout the Northeastern U.S. and Quebec converged at Barre’s Thunder Road on Friday, September 29 for Milk Bowl Practice Day. With the 55th Vermont Milk Bowl presented by Northfield Savings Bank coming up this weekend, the top Late Model races in the region took advantage of the additional day to get their cars dialed in for the $10,000-to-win event.Read More