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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It may only be the second weekend in April, but a busy week lies ahead for short track racing fans throughout the country. We’ve hand-picked a list of what we feel are the 10 must-see events of the weekend across the United States of America in this week’s 10 to Attend.   1. Icebreaker at […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's Icebreaker at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (CT) in 51's Fast Facts below.    Date: April 7 - April 9   Track: Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (5/8-mile paved oval)   Location: 205 E Thompson Rd, Thompson, CT 06227   Sanction: NASCAR / Pro All Stars Series   Purse: […]

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THOMPSON, CT - For nearly 25 years, Eric Bourgeois has been on the local motorsports scene. Beginning in 1994, behind the wheel of a go kart, the veteran driver has recorded 20 wins and earned two titles at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park, one in 2004 and the second nine years later in 2013. Bourgeois finished […]

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Many track around the country are kicking off their weekly racing programs this weekend, and we’ve hand-picked a list of what we feel are the 10 must-see events of the weekend across the United States of America in this week’s 10 to Attend.   1. CRA Cabin Fever at Lucas Oil Raceway (IN) – Four divisions of […]

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With a deteriorating forecast and declining temperatures, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (CT) officials have postponed the 43rd running of the Icebreaker to Friday, April 7 – Sunday, April 9. The schedule for the weekend will remain the same, only backed up by one week.   Camper drop off will be closed until Thursday, April 6, […]

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THOMPSON, CT – This January, within four days the Northeast Modified racing community lost two pioneers.  Photographer, Howie Hodge, and Modified legend, Leo “The Lion” Cleary, both passed away. At this weekend’s Icebreaker, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park Officials have announced that they will honor the memory of both men, inviting their families’ as honored guests.    […]

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Though Justin Bonsignore hails from Long Island and considers Riverhead Raceway (NY) his home track, he has taken to Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (CT) as if he has raced there from birth.   The 29-year-old racer from Holtsville, New York has collected more NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour wins at Thompson than at any other track […]

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Just as the grass was starting to peak out from underneath the snow in the Northeast region, Mother Nature landed a haymaker one week ago.  Winter Storm “Stella” really wasn’t that “stellar” for short track racing fans in the region, dumping up to two feet of snow on many race tracks.   But have no […]

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The Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP) Limited Sportsman Division has a reputation for being one of the most competitive in New England. This makes the achievement of Phil Jacques, driver of the No. 77 entry, even more impressive. Heading into Icebreaker 2016 he was focused on consistency; finishing every race and keeping the car in […]

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