AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER OF THE WEEK FOR OCTOBER 27, 2015
The zenith of a thirty year driving career was realized at Orange County (NY) Fair Speedway last weekend by Tommy Meier, who roared to an immensely popular victory.
The night before, Meier won $10,000 for a second place in the Small Block lead-in race, setting the stage for a dramatic drive to $35,000 in the headliner for Big Blocks.
His win was the first in six years for an Orange County regular and he drew a huge ovation from speedway loyalists.
Meier’s weekend made news, big news for for himself, for Orange County and for the fans.
Tommy Meier: AARN Newsmaker Of The Week For October 27, 2015