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NOTEBOOK: Sweet Bridesmaid Again at ACT International 300

Posted By Tj Ingerson on July 24, 2014

Nick Sweet (#88) and Patrick Laperle (#91) put on a memorable show on Sunday at Airborne Park Speedway. Laperle came out the victor, while Sweet added another bridesmaid second place finish to his resume. (Eric LaFleche/VLFPhotos.com photo)PHOTO: Nick Sweet (#88) and Patrick Laperle (#91) put on a memorable show on Sunday at Airborne Park Speedway. Laperle came out the victor, while Sweet added another bridesmaid second place finish to his resume. (Eric LaFleche/VLFPhotos.com photo)

Lynch travels far to finish eighth; White, MacDonald encounter issues in final segment

--by T.J. Ingerson
(@TJIngerson)
VMM Editor

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. --
There is no denying that Nick Sweet has won some big races during his time as a Late Model driver. He’s claimed wins in Thunder Road’s big three -- the Memorial Day Classic, the Labor Day Classic, and the Milk Bowl -- and has three Governor Cup wins, too. Sweet also claimed the $10,000 Fall Brawl 200 at Riverside Speedway last year.

But, Sweet has ended up the bridesmaid more than the bride. Read Full Story

Durgan Scores Modified Win at ACT International 300

Posted By Tj Ingerson on July 22, 2014

ACT International 300 Coverage on Vermont Motorsports MagazineJason Durgan takes a bow in celebration of his $1,000 victory in the Sportsman Modified event at the ACT International 300 on Sunday at Airborne Park Speedway. (Eric LaFleche/VLFPhotos.com photo)PHOTO: Jason Durgan takes a bow in celebration of his $1,000 victory in the Sportsman Modified event at the ACT International 300 on Sunday at Airborne Park Speedway. (Eric LaFleche/VLFPhotos.com photo)

Moodie scores Tiger win; Demers takes ACT ProCam Truck triumph

--by T.J. Ingerson
(@TJIngerson)
VMM Editor

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. --
Jason Durgan used a back-to-front second segment victory in the two-segment, 50-lap J&S Steel Sportsman Modified feature on Sunday at Airborne Park Speedway to claim the overall win and the $1,000 payday during the ACT International 300. Read Full Story

Laperle Wins Thrilling ACT International 300

Posted By Tj Ingerson on July 20, 2014

ACT International 300 Coverage on Vermont Motorsports MagazinePatrick Laperle, twin brother Eric, and the Laperle Racing team celebrate their $25,000 ACT International 300 victory on Sunday afternoon at Airborne Park Speedway. (T.J. Ingerson/VMM photo)PHOTO: Patrick Laperle, twin brother Eric, and the Laperle Racing team celebrate their $25,000 ACT International 300 victory on Sunday afternoon at Airborne Park Speedway. (T.J. Ingerson/VMM photo)

Side-by-side battle with Sweet leads to $25,000 payday

--by T.J. Ingerson
(@TJIngerson)
VMM Editor

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. --
Patrick Laperle put his head in his hands, as tears streamed down his face, and collected his thoughts over what he was just able to accomplish.

He’d be taking $25,000 back to his home of Quebec after he came out on top of a 20-lap side-by-side battle with Nick Sweet to claim the ACT International 300 win on Sunday afternoon at Airborne Park Speedway. Read Full Story

Atkins Quick in Practice, Represents Home at Airborne Sunday

Posted By Tj Ingerson on July 20, 2014

ACT International 300 Coverage on Vermont Motorsports MagazineBrandon Atkins will represent his home track today in the three segment, 200-lap ACT International at Airborne Park Speedway. Atkins, of nearby AuSable Forks, N.Y., was the quickest overall in yesterdayPHOTO: Brandon Atkins will represent his home track today in the three segment, 200-lap ACT International at Airborne Park Speedway. Atkins, of nearby AuSable Forks, N.Y., was the quickest overall in yesterday's open practice session. (Alan Ward photo)

(As seen in the July 20 edition of the Plattsburgh Press-Republican)

--by Ricky St. Clair (@Ricky_StClair)
VMM Correspondent

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. --
Brandon Atkins of AuSable Forks, N.Y., will represent Clinton County when stock car drivers from New England, Ontario and Quebec invade Airborne Park Speedway at 1 p.m. today. Read Full Story