Ken Dufour Looks To Win Another Thunder Road Opener

For Immediate Release TR13-050302

Barre, VT - - Ken Dufour of Bethlehem, NH will try to repeat as Thunder Road Speedbowl's opening day winner this Sunday when the ACT Dodge Tour travels to the Barre, VT high-banked quarter-mile for the Merchants Bank Freedom Lynx 150.

Dufour earned his first ACT career win, by a two foot margin, at Thunder Road one year ago. His Central Paving/Gigolo Wear Chevrolet is one of 43 Late Model entries that will compete for 26 starting positions and a $23,000 purse. Among his rivals will be 2001 ACT Champion Pete Fecteau of Morrisville, VT, former Thunder Road Champion Tracie Bellerose of Gorham, NH and Patrick Laperle of St Denis, Quebec, winner of the ACT opener at Star Speedway two weeks ago.

Thunder Road Speedbowl is located just off Rte 14 near I-89 exit 6 in Barre, VT. Post time Sunday is 1:30 pm. Gates open at 10 am. For further information, visit