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The Rear View Mirror: Don’t Make Us Choose

Posted By Tj Ingerson on July 24, 2014

Patrick Laperle (#91) and Nick Sweet (#88, red car outside) put on a show on Sunday at Airborne Park Speedway for $25,000, but it came at a price. VMM Founder Justin St. Louis dishes it out in a special entry. (Leif Tillotson photo)PHOTO: Patrick Laperle (#91) and Nick Sweet (#88, red car outside) put on a show on Sunday at Airborne Park Speedway for $25,000, but it came at a price. VMM Founder Justin St. Louis dishes it out in a special entry. (Leif Tillotson photo)

(As seen in the July 23 edition of the Barre-Montpelier Times Argus and Rutland Herald)

--by Justin St. Louis (@Justin_StLouis)


Patrick Laperle and Nick Sweet were absolutely outstanding on Sunday afternoon at Airborne Park Speedway. Read Full Story

THE JUICE: Its Been A Fun Ride

Posted By Anthony Sweet on October 20, 2011

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VMM founder Justin St. Louis isn't exactly sailing off into the sunset, but the times they are a-changin'. Check out this week's 'Juice' to see what's on his horizon. Read Full Story

THE JUICE: More Races Should Be A Good Thing

Posted By Justin St. Louis on October 6, 2011

City Sports Grille -- Colchester, VTHaving back-to-back races like the Fall Foliage (top) and the Milk Bowl (bottom) should be a good thing.  Some racers donPHOTO: Having back-to-back races like the Fall Foliage (top) and the Milk Bowl (bottom) should be a good thing. Some racers don't see it that way. We say shut up and race! (Leif Tillotson photos)

With the Fall Foliage at Airborne on Saturday and the Milk Bowl at Thunder Road on Sunday, it sort of feels like the old days when the same teams ran five nights a week.

For the older generation, this weekend is no big shake, but VMM editor Justin St. Louis says some of the new guys need to toughen up. Read Full Story

THE JUICE: Kissing Cows Is Kind Of A Big Deal

Posted By Justin St. Louis on October 1, 2011

City Sports Grille -- Colchester, VTIt might look funny, but itPHOTO: It might look funny, but it's something every racer would gladly do: Smooch a bossy at the Milk Bowl. (Leif Tillotson photos)

-by Justin St. Louis
VMM Editor

So it’s Milk Bowl time I guess. Not sure if you’ve heard or not. It’s kind of a big deal.

I’ve had the same discussion with various people for years about the importance of this race in the general landscape of short track stock car racing. Invariably, it comes back around to “Sure, it’s a big race… in Vermont,” or “It’s not the Oxford 250.”

Those arguments are probably valid, but I’ve got the same opinion about “big” races all over the country. Read Full Story

THE JUICE: Clowns, Cows, And A Big, Big Mistake

Posted By Justin St. Louis on September 16, 2011

Get a good look at Alex LabbePHOTO: Get a good look at Alex Labbe's No. 36 car. You won't be seeing much of it for a while. (Justin St. Louis/VMM photo)

Justin offers his opinions on the Alex Labbe engine debacle, plus some meandering thoughts on clowns, cars, and up-and-coming drivers. And, as always, schedules and results. Read Full Story