Max Zachem of Preston, Ct. scored his first career NASCAR Tour Type Modified win Saturday night in perhaps the unlikeliest of places when he won the 40-lap Whelen All American Series opener at Riverhead Raceway. The popular win came in a chassis that was designed and home built in the shops of Meade's Welding and […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- With the dawn of a new NASCAR Whelen All-American Series season, Stafford Late Model driver Michael Bennett and his wife Lindsay have announced that they will be taking donations to benefit the Connecticut Children’s Hospital throughout the year.   The Bennetts had their world turned upside down back in August of […]

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STAFFORD, Conn. -- Returning to the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour full-time this year, Ryan Preece was itching to get back into Victory Lane.   He accomplished that goal Sunday in the 46th running of the NAPA Spring Sizzler at Stafford Motor Speedway.   He took the lead from race leader Doug Coby with 13 laps […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Rowan Pennink captured the victory in the Icebreaker 150 at Connecticut's Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park on April 9, helping return the iconic team to Victory Lane for the first time since Ryan Preece won in the car in 2009. Pennink led 109 of the 150 laps at Thompson in route to […]

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THOMPSON, CT -- With the unveiling of their 2017 short track schedule in December, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP) Officials announced the return of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East. The event will be a celebration of the series’ New England roots and the rich history of the division with the Busch North Throwback 100 […]

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The ice was officially broken on the 2017 racing season this past weekend at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (CT).  Over 200 cars filled the pit area at the 5/8-mile Connecticut oval for the 43rd annual Icebreaker weekend.   With the ground-pounding Modifieds from the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and the super fast Pro All Stars […]

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The ice is breaking and racing is back at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.  The 43rd Annual Icebreaker got underway on Saturday with six feature races at the historic motorsports facility.    The Lite Modifieds, Street Stocks, NEMA Lites, Mr. Rooter Pro Truck Series and Vintage Outlaws all ran feature races on Saturday, and for the […]

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Since hitting the Connecticut racing scene, Ray Christian III established a name for himself running four-cylinder Mini Stocks to multiple wins at his home track in Waterford. Two years ago "RC III" took a bold step all the way up to the track's Late Model division, achieving success in 2016 by scoring three wins on […]

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Long Island, NY - Fourteen Year- Old Eddie Fatscher will make his highly anticipated start in the Pro All Stars Series (PASS) North Super Series in Sunday’s 43rd Annual Icebreaker at Thompson Speedway Motor Sports Park.   Fatscher, an up and coming driver hailing from Long Island, New York will make his fourth PASS Series […]

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NASCAR officials announced on Thursday morning that they have terminated the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series sanction and canceled the July 22 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour date at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl (CT).   The sanctioning body released the following statement: "NASCAR has terminated the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series sanction and the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour […]

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