Chase Dowling ducked last season’s second-place curse to find victory lane Saturday night, winning the Valenti Modified Racing Series’ portion of the 2019 Icebreaker at Thompson Speedway Motorsport Park.  Dowling prevailed a fierce late-race battle with Ronnie Williams to score his first career VMRS victory and his first career win at Thompson.   “Last year […]

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Thompson, CT – After an offseason filled with anticipation, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park will open the NASCAR racing season this weekend. The 45th Annual Icebreaker, scheduled to roll from Friday right through Sunday evening, is one of the most prestigious events Thompson offers throughout the season – as it brings together local competitors from across […]

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THOMPSON, Conn. – Sometimes, a quick change in plans results in success.   That has been the case for Sunoco Modified driver Todd Owen. Two years ago, Owen wasn’t even planning on taking any laps at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park during the season.   Fast-forward to now and he is one of the hottest drivers […]

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2018 was a massive year for premium members of the Speed51 Video Network. Members were treated to hundreds of racing videos throughout the year, but our fans had come to expect things like that. What they didn’t expect was receiving free, exclusive access to more than 70 live races throughout the season. In 2019, our […]

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The Icebreaker at Myrtle Beach Speedway continues to get bigger with each year. In 2019, the event will grow even more for the fourth edition of the event on February 2 with the addition of a 100-lap, $6,000-to-win Super Late Model feature.   The Super Late Model race will feature controlled cautions at Lap 30 […]

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With the short track racing calendar hitting its stride this weekend, it’s time to bring back one of Speed51.com’s most popular weekly features.  Today, we bring back “10 to Attend” and give you a list of the top 10 short track races to attend this weekend.   1) Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown at Langley […]

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Dells Raceway Park is getting set to kick off its 2018 season with the fourth annual Icebreaker 100.  This year, they might literally need to break the ice in order to hold the event.  The track was forced to reschedule the event from April 8 to this Sunday, April 22 due to unfavorable weather.  With […]

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