By the Numbers: 2020 Granite State Pro Stock Series

For the first time in 2020, the Granite State Pro Stock Series will be in action this Friday night, June 5 for the Let’s Go Racing 100 at Claremont Motorsports Park (NH).  The event will be the first major Late Model race in the Northeast following the COVID-19 pandemic.  We get you ready for the race and the 2020 GSPSS season in this edition of “By the Numbers” on Speed51.

 

3: Joey Polewarczyk, Jr. will be putting his undefeated record on the line this weekend as he is a perfect three-for-three in the Granite State Pro Stock Series. His wins have come at Hudson, Lee and Canaan.

 

10: This will be the 10th year of the of the Granite State Pro Stock Series.

 

29: The entry list released Monday on Speed51 shows 29 drivers entered for Friday night’s race.

 

51: Fans will not be allowed in the grandstands due to current COVID-19 restrictions; however, a live pay-per-view broadcast will be available on Speed51.

 

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60: DJ Shaw in the 60 car is on the entry list and his eight-career wins are tied with Jeremy Davis for the most in series history.  Shaw has three wins at Claremont and looks to pick up a fourth win.

 

73: The 73 mount of Joey Dorion is on the entry list and looks to begin a quest for a second series title.  Dorion has made all 24 starts in the last two seasons with three wins and 15 top-five finishes.

 

86: The Granite State Pro Stock Series begins its 10th year with having run a total of 86 races.

 

100: The main event on Friday night will be 100 laps.

 

State of Mind: The series is drawing interest from eager drivers from around New England. They will be coming from Maine, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and Rhode Island.

 

Parity: In 2019 there were 10 different winners in 12 events.  Joey Dorion and Ray Christian III won multiple features.

 

Former GSPSS Winners at Claremont

2011 Christopher Wilk

2015 Derek Griffith

2016 Jeremy Davis

2016 DJ Shaw

2017 Tommy O’Sullivan

2018 Jacob Dore

2018 DJ Shaw

2019 Joey Dorion

2019 DJ Shaw

2019 Ray Christian, III

 

Former GSPSS Champions 

2019 Joey Dorion

2018 Devin O’Connell

2017 Mike O’Sullivan

2016 Barry Gray

2015 Derek Griffith

2014 Dillon Moltz

2013 Mike O’Sullivan

2012 Bobby Cabral

-Story by: Elgin Traylor, Speed51 “Stat Boy”
-Photo credit: GSPSS / Tom Morris

By the Numbers: 2020 Granite State Pro Stock Series