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NASCAR Rookie Eric Allyn Drives Make-A-Wish Campaign

ROCKLAND  — Eric Allyn, NASCAR Whelen All-American Series rookie at Beech Ridge Motor Speedway in 2014, raised more than $4,000 for Make-A-Wish Maine through his racing efforts this summer. Allyn donated all of his season-long purse money earned at Beech Ridge to accomplish this. “It was very challenging, very gratifying, and I learned so much

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NASCAR, Beech Ridge Team Up To Go ‘Green’ At Scarborough School

SCARBOROUGH — NASCAR Green made a donation of more than 750 live Eastern white pine trees to students of Scarborough’s new Wentworth School recently. The six-inch tall pines arrived in plastic tubes designed to be converted into bird feeders, and the seedlings were ready for transplanting outdoors or in indoor containers for the winter.  

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NASCAR Awards Celebration Tickets On Sale Now

PORTLAND — It’s time to celebrate. The 66th annual Beech Ridge Motor Speedway NASCAR Nite Awards Celebration is scheduled for Saturday night, November 22, at the Holiday Inn By The Bay in Portland. The event honors the champions in all three of the track’s NASCAR Whelen All-American Series divisions, as well as the Top 10

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2014 Comes To Close

SCARBOROUGH — When Derek Ramstrom emerged from his No. 35 in Victory Lane at the PASS Southern Maine Chrysler Dodge Jeep 300, it touched off an emotional celebration. Ramstrom held off both DJ Shaw and Austin Theriault for his first career win in the event — and, in the process, brought the curtain down on

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PASS 400 Weekend Is Here!

SCARBOROUGH — Three days of Pro All Stars Series action gets the green flag on Friday evening and continues right through Sunday afternoon and the longest event on the PASS North Series schedule, the Southern Maine Chrysler Dodge Jeep 300 at Beech Ridge Motor Speedway. Nearly 40 teams are expected to arrive and attempt to

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NASCAR Nite Champions Crowned

SCARBOROUGH — Beech Ridge Motor Speedway crowned three first-time champions in the season finale on Saturday, Aug. 30. Dave Farrington Jr. earned the Pro Series title, while Garrett Hall took the Sport Series championship and Justin Karkos claimed the Wildcat crown. Farrington, of Jay, proved the model of consistency all season long and used that

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Championship Night This Saturday

SCARBOROUGH — The 2014 season comes down to a final night, with NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Championship Night slated for this Saturday, Aug. 30, at 7 p.m. Dave Farrington Jr. has led the majority of the season by avoiding the chaos and calamity that dictated much of the middle portion of the 15-race season. Farrington

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Speedway Crowns Its 2014 Thursday Thunder Champions

SCARBOROUGH — Eight drivers in eight divisions put the wraps on the 2014 Thursday Thunder season with Beech Ridge Motor Speedway track championships last week. Headlining the group was Amsoil NELCAR Legends Tour driver Matt Bourgoine of Newport, who used a dominating first half of the summer to roll to his third consecutive Thursday Thunder

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Ice Bucket Challenge Hits BRMS

SCARBOROUGH — Our own track announcer Andy Austin will accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on the Beech Ridge Motor Speedway frontstretch, on one condition. We want the speedway’s fans — many of whom have challenged Austin via the Facebook phenomenon — to donate a total of $500 during the final Thursday Thunder program tonight

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Car Wars Starts Friday!

SCARBOROUGH — One of the most highly-anticipated seasons of all returns to the track this Friday night as Car Wars is back for another August filled with crashes, carnage and general motorsports mayhem. Car Wars begins this Friday night, August 1, at 7 p.m. and continues through every Friday night in August. It’s a night

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