Monthly Archives: October 2016

Deeply Honored By Maine Press Association

Episode 129 October 30, 2016   Re-scheduled Snowmobile Drag Racing This Saturday Drag racing on the newly expanded Northern Maine Fairgrounds pulling track in Presque Isle will take place November 5. The previous date, October 22 was postponed due to inclement weather. Registration begins at 12 noon with  racing beginning at 2:30.  100% payback pro […]

Careers in Motorsports at Presque Isle High School

Episode 128 October 23, 2016 “Careers in Motorsports” Part of Presque Isle High School Career Day For the second year in a row I was invited to present ideas about how a high school student might pursue a career in motorsports. On display for the presentation was the #28 Ford Fusion of Kirk Thibeau of […]

Cyr Wins His First Drag Race of Season

Episode 126 October 9, 2016 Gene Cyr Wins at Oxford Dragway For the last couple years I have had the opportunity to follow the drag racing exploits of Gene Cyr of Crouseville as he travels throughout the northeast. From a race shop near his home in this small town this young man has diligently pursued […]

Brenda Sue Recovering From Racing Accident

Episode 125 October 2, 2016 The Latest on Brenda Sue Carver’s Road to Recovery On Sunday morning September 4, 2016 Brenda Sue Carver pointed  her racing motorcycle down the Loring runway attacking her records of 234 in the mile and 239 in the mile and one-half set at the Mojave Mile event April 11, 2015. […]