CYR HONORED AS 6TH ACT CHAMPION/GALLISON MACTAVISH AWARD WINNER
The American-Canadian Tour’s (ACT) 2006 race season came to a close Saturday night as the Jean-Paul Cyr from Milton, VT was honored as its champion Saturday night at the Sheraton Burlington (VT) Hotel and Conference Center. The title was the sixth for the veteran driver which tied him with the legendary Robbie Crouch for most championships won. Crouch, who has recently announced his return to ACT competition, is the latest in a strong of competitors who will be vying for the 2007 ACT Tour crown. Nearly 500 family, friends, crew members and fans turned out for the annual event which also saw several surprise awards presented. In addition, Thunder Road International Speedbowl in Barre, VT also presented hardware to its four divisions.