Touring Series News
BREAKING NEWS: ACT Invitational Test Dates Set, First Invitees Announced
LOUDON, N.H. -- Warm up the stage, it’s time to practice.
The American-Canadian Tour and New Hampshire Motor Speedway have announced a two-day, invite-only test session for Late Model teams in the northeastern United States and eastern Canada in preparation for September’s second annual ACT Invitational event.
The test will be held Tuesday, August 17, and Wednesday, August 18, to help determine the field for the ACT Invitational, which is part of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ Sylvania 300 weekend. ACT also released the first 40 drivers to be invited to the test. Read Full Story
ACT Gets Supersized in "Superspeedway Super Bowl"
(From track press release)
LOUDON, N.H. --The American Canadian Tour (ACT) will be supersized when the series rolls into New Hampshire Motor Speedway this September, the only super speedway on the late model schedule. The second annual ACT Invitational has room for 43 starting positions up, from last year’s 36, but this season, qualifying races have been ruled by repeat winners. Read Full Story
ACT Contender Payea Parked
Scott Payea's American-Canadian Tour Late Model will be absent at Beech Ridge this weekend. (Eric LaFleche/VLFPhotos.com photo)
SCARBOROUGH, Me. -- The American-Canadian Tour will be missing one of its leading drivers as the series rolls into Beech Ridge Motor Speedway on Saturday. Citing a lack of funds, perennial championship contender Scott Payea has parked his car.
“There’s just no money,” Payea said. “We’ve been plugging along and doing what we can, but it doesn’t make sense anymore.” Read Full Story