WATERBURY, Vt. — The American Canadian Tour has announced a nine-race schedule for the Série ACT 2014 season. Entering the eighth year of championship stock car racing, both the opening ACT event to be held May 24 and the final event Sept. 14 will be held at the Autodrome Ste Eustache (ASE) outside of Montreal.
Circuit Riverside Speedway in Ste. Croix, Quebec, is the oldest affiliated track with ACT. Promoters Jean and Guilluame Bergeron host three events. Events will be held on May 31 and Aug. 2. The spectacular five-eighths-mile track that sits along the St. Lawrence River, just minutes from Quebec City, will also host the fiftth annual Can-Am 200 on Saturday, Aug. 23. The event will see the very best of the Quebec teams compete in a grueling 200 laps against the best of the ACT U,S, teams.
Autodrome Montmagny will have an ACT event on June 7. The fast third- mile will celebrate its 25th anniversary with the traditional 250-lap race on Aug. 30.
The popular Autodrome Chaudiere in Vallée Jonction, Quebec will be the fourth different track to host the ACT series. The mid-summer, July 12 event will once again be a 150-lap competition for stars of the Serie ACT.
Many of the Serie ACT competitors will also compete throughout the summer race season at ACT-sanctioned events in the U.S. Three popular events will post combined purses of over $250,000.00. The “International” at the Airborne Speedway will take place the weekend of July 20. The best of the Quebec teams will also be invited to the New Hampshire Motor Speedway during the NASCAR Cup Chase weekend in September for the 6th annual Bond Auto ACT Invitational. The 52nd run for the Milk Bowl will be held at Thunder Road International Speedbowl in Barre, Vt., and will close out the 2014 season the weekend of Oct. 4-5.
2014 SERIE ACT SCHEDULE
May 24 Autodrome St-Eustache St-Eustache, Quebec
May 31 Circuit Riverside Speedway St-Croix, Quebec
June 7 Autodrome Montmagny Montmagny, Quebec
July 5 Autodrome St-Eustache St-Eustache, Quebec
July 12 Autodrome Chaudiere Vallee-Jct, Quebec
July 20 Airborne Speedway Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Aug. 2 Circuit Riverside Speedway St-Croix, Quebec
Aug. 23 Circuit Riverside Speedway – Combo St-Croix, Quebec
Aug. 30 Autodrome Montmagny Montmagny, Quebec
Sept. 14 Autodrome St-Eustache St-Eustache, Quebec
Sept. 20 New Hampshire Motor Speedway Loudon, N.H.
Oct. 4-5 Thunder Road Milk Bowl Barre, Vt.