PAIVA HAULS DOWN FOURTH WIN IN TRUCKS DONNEYBROOK

John Paiva hung in tough throughout the race and survived several restarts, challenges from Rick Martin, Scott Dion and Brandon Dion to rush home with Martin, Branden and Murphy clinging to his tail.  It was a tough win after dodging a multi-car wreck on lap 2 with minimal damage.  On the restart, Paiva went to the front and lodged the car there for the duration, save laps 11 through 15, when Brandon pushed his nose past for the...

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ASTLE BESTS FIELD ENROUTE TO PRO STOCK WIN

Fast Freddy Astle lived up to his name Saturday night, charging to the front and leaving the field to chase him down in Saturday night action.  He came rapidly from his fifth place spot on the grid to the front by lap four and took off for the finish line.  Trailing a field of challengers, he surged away at the front in a dominant show. Tom Scully, Sr and Elmer Wing led from the front and Wing took the lead from the green.  Kevin...

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MARTIN ROMPS FROM GREEN TO CHECKERS IN TRUCKS

    Radical Rick Martin went for a very fast ride between the initial green flag and the Checkers, taking the lead out of the starting box and not stopping nor giving up his lead until he roared under the checkered flag.  The entire distance, he had a hungry Darryl Church on his back bumper.  Church was able to close but could not get by the determined leader.  After 25 laps without caution, they finished 1-2 on the race. ...

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PAIVA HOLDS OFF SHAW FOR SECOND STRAIGHT WIN
Jul01

PAIVA HOLDS OFF SHAW FOR SECOND STRAIGHT WIN

John Paiva and Barry Shaw dueled relentlessly over the final ten laps of the second stop on the Phil’s Propane Triple Crown for trucks with an opportunistic Scott Dion on their bumpers.  The thirty-lap feature saw its final restart on lap 21 with Paiva and Shaw holding the front row and Dion outside Nick Uhrig behind them.   They came away from the green door-to-door and began a dogfight to the finish, seesawing the lead with Dion on...

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Paiva takes Trucks Checkers

Fall River’s John Paiva became the third Sport Truck driver to win his second race of the season. John started fifth, but made quick work on his way to the front in the non-stop 25 lap main. Darryl Church brought the field down from his pole position, and set the pace for the first few laps before Paiva took over. Rick Martin followed Paiva through the pack, and sat himself on the rear bumper of the black and green #21. As the...

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Rookie sensation!
Jun17

Rookie sensation!

Branden Dion put a stranglehold onto the Rookie of the Year chase as he picked up his second win of the young season. Rob Murphy took off at the drop of the green and set the early pace. As the pace quickened, so did 5 time champion Rick Martin, who moved to the outside. The pair raced wheel to wheel for a dozen laps, swapping the lead back and forth several times between them. At the half way mark, the pair were virtually tied, with...

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