By: Dick Casey
With twenty five laps to go in the ACT World Series 100 at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park, it appeared the only thing to derail an Eddie MacDonald win would be a mechanical issue. The Exit Realty/Hancock Electric Chevy took the lead on lap34 and ran comfortably in front of the 33 car field until the engine expired on lap 75. Eddie Mac was scored in the 24th position in the final race of the American Canadian Tour’s schedule on Saturday, October 17.
“This is a shame since the car ran great on Friday in practice and in practice, qualifying, and the race on Saturday,” said Eddie Mac. “After last week’s crash at the Milk Bowl with the car running great, we thought we would be a contender for the win and it looked good for a long time. The car was fast right from Friday on and it really handled well in the turns. I don’t know what caused the problem. We will have to wait until we get it apart at the shop.” Read Full Article →