The inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals has a multitude of drivers making their way to Bristol Motor Speedway (TN) from their shops in the Southeast and Midwest. As for drivers from outside these states, most are going with teams with Southern roots, with some exceptions. One of these exceptions will be a corps of experienced […]

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NO. STONINGTON, CT – Joe Arena is proving that 2015 was no fluke. The Bristol, CT-driver won his third North East Street Stock Tour (NESST) race of the season last Friday night at Lee USA Speedway.   Steve Kenneway and newcomer Jordan Pearson led the field of later model production cars to the green flag. […]

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NO. STONINGTON, CT -- Track experience proved to be critical when the North East Street Stock Tour made their first visit of the 2016 season to the New London-Waterford Speedbowl (NLWS). Defending NESST Champion, Joe Arena, used decades of experience to dominate the 35-lap main event.   Corey Hutchings and Steve Barrett led the 18-car […]

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NO. STONINGTON, CT -- Is there such a thing as home field advantage in stock car racing? Perhaps.   They may not be called Street Stocks, but Claremont Speedway’s Limited Sportsman Division bears a striking resemblance to the production cars raced in the North East Street Stock Tour (NESST). In fact, this Friday night at […]

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NO. STONINGTON, CT -- Two years ago, the North East Street Stock Tour (NESST) was just an idea, known to the public only through a Facebook group. Now, the start-up stock cars series, which races later model Chevrolet, Buick, and Ford production cars, is readying to begin it’s sophomore season at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park’s […]

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STONINGTON, CT – Officials from the North East Street Stock Tour (NESST) announced the addition of two race events to the 2016 schedule. The start-up stock cars series, which races later model Chevrolet and Ford production cars, will now contest ten championship events, spanning from Connecticut to northern New Hampshire.   Speedway 51, located in […]

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Those visiting the New London-Waterford Speedbowl (CT) in 2016 will notice a facility that looks much different than it did one year ago. A lot of sweat, a lot of time and a team effort between two men who care a lot about the race track has Connecticut's shoreline oval revitalized for the upcoming season.   […]

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THOMPSON, CT – The North East Street Stock Tour will visit Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park twice to bookend the sophomore season, as well as visit two new tracks, to highlight the 2016 season.   The North East Street Stock Tour (NESST) will begin the second season at the 5/8 mile Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park, as […]

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