Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's 44th Annual Icebreaker at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park in 51's Fast Facts below.    Dates: April 6-8, 2018   Track: Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park   Location: 205 E Thompson Rd, Thompson, CT 06277   Sanction: NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, Pro All Stars Series […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- When the green flag falls on the 47th Annual NAPA Spring Sizzler® at Stafford Speedway on April 28-29, one of the busiest drivers in the paddock area will be Ellington native Ronnie Williams. Williams will be splitting his weekend between the #50 SK Modified® team owned by the Skowyra family and […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- Following his March 11th victory at ISM Raceway, Kevin Harvick expressed his frustration with the disconnect between the short tracks of America and the highest levels of NASCAR.  ‘When I look at our hardcore fans, they’re all sitting at those short tracks and they’re mad,’ Harvick said in his post race […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- With the 2018 season at Stafford Speedway less than 6 weeks away, defending SK Modified® champion Keith Rocco is looking forward to getting back to his winning ways on the track. The driver of the #88 Wheelers Auto Chevrolet scored his third career SK Modified® track title last year and his […]

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Waterbury, VT – Big money will be on the line in a trio of American-Canadian Tour events this season as part of the 2018 Summer Showdown Series. ACT officials announced the series today, which includes three $5,000-to-win events as part of the ACT Late Model Tour schedule.   The ACT Summer Showdown Series will […]

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GROTON, CT -- The exclamation point was placed on the 2017 New London-Waterford Speedbowl season Saturday when champions were crowned in seven divisions at the “Stars of the Speedbowl” banquet held at the Mystic Marriott. More than 400 competitors, crew members, sponsors and fans were on hand to witness the festivities, hosted by track general […]

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As the state of Connecticut continues to grind through the bitter chill of winter, things are beginning to warm up on the shoreline at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl. Since announcing the track’s 2018 season-opening weekend of May 5 and 6, the Speedbowl crew has been quietly but steadily working towards preparing the facility for its […]

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On Monday night, “Showtime” Jimmy Blewett announced on his Facebook page that he would be racing for a championship in the Sunoco Modified division at Connecticut’s historic Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.   Blewett said the partnership came about as a result of a conversation that he had with car owner John Jensen at Thompson in […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- For the first time since the late 1970’s, non sanctioned open modified races are included in the Stafford Motor Speedway schedule.  The two events, both set for the traditional “Sizzler” distance of 80 laps, will pay $3,500 to win and $660 to start, with a total purse of $24,000 for 26 […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- Stafford Speedway is proud to announce the 60th season of NASCAR weekly racing in Northeast Connecticut with a 22-race schedule.  The 2018 season will kick-off on April 28 & 29 with arguably the biggest Modified race in the country, the 47th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler dubbed “The Greatest Race in the History […]

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