(Stafford Springs, CT)---The 49th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler® has been tentatively rescheduled to Saturday, May 30th and Sunday, May 31st due to the directive from NASCAR, the CDC, and the State of Connecticut relating to Covid-19 (coronavirus).  Stafford Speedway will open its season Friday, May 22nd with a NASCAR Weekly Racing series program […]

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THOMPSON, Conn. -- After conversations with all stakeholders, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park announced on Tuesday the new date for the 46th annual Liquid Death Icebreaker weekend. The prestigious event is now tentatively set to take place May 15-16, including the headlining NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Death To Plastic 150.   Due to the current COVID-19 […]

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THOMPSON, Conn. -- Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park is closely monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak and how it will affect our 2020 schedule. Due to Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont’s newest Executive Order and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggestions, Thompson Speedway will not hold the scheduled NASCAR Test & Tune originally scheduled for Saturday, […]

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Amid the mass wave of cancellations of large public events nationwide in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season opener originally scheduled for March 21 at South Boston Speedway in Virginia. was added to that ever-growing list late this week. For the time being, the event has been postponed […]

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Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park released the following bulletin to competitors, informing them that the track's "Test & Tune" session would take place, with scheduling modifications in accordance with Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont's ban of gatherings of more than 250 people.   NASCAR TEST & TUNE:   Good Morning Competitors:   We are going to go […]

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The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season opener scheduled for Saturday, March 21 at South Boston Speedway (VA) has been postponed. The announcement comes as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic that is forcing the postponement, suspension or cancelation of many sporting events throughout the United States.   A make up date for the event […]

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Coming into the new year, Connecticut Super Late Model driver Devin O’Connell is getting set for a bold adventure, as his homegrown family team looks to journey outside New England in 2020. While the cause has been bolstered by his selection to Team PFC Brakes, another opportunity has presented itself for O’Connell to expand this […]

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SYRACUSE, NY -- The late entry of young Mike Christopher Jr. has added even more intrigue to the March 13-14 Indoor Auto Racing Championship Series Fueled By VP events to held inside the Exposition Center on the grounds of the New York State Fairgrounds.   Christopher, 20 years old from Wolcott, CT, is set to suit […]

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It was perhaps the most asked question in all of short track racing over the winter: who is Doug Coby going to drive for in 2020? After months of wondering, the six-time and defending NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion decided on driving for himself for the first time since moving to the Tour-type Modifieds many […]

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After months of speculation concerning Doug Coby’s future on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour since his car owner Mike Smeriglio III had announced his retirement from auto racing, the six-time and defending Tour champion has decided on a course of action for 2020 and beyond.   As reported by RaceDayCT.com on Friday afternoon, Coby announced […]

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