There has been a common winner in short track racing events throughout the Eastern United States thus far in 2019.  Unfortunately, that winner has been Mother Nature.   Weather has prohibited many great short track events from taking place over the past month, across all disciplines and divisions of racing.  Whether it has been asphalt […]

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Doug Coby was able to hold off a charging Craig Lutz to win the 48th Annual Spring Sizzler 200 at Stafford Motor Speedway on Saturday.  Coby played pit strategy to perfection to find his way back to the front when it mattered, notching his second NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour win of the season and his […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- Due to the rain expected this Friday, the NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler® Whelen Modified Tour 200 has been moved to Saturday, May 11th, in an afternoon format. All 5 of Stafford’s weekly divisions will compete in a feature only format with feature racing slated to begin at 1:15pm. The 48th […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- Due to the expected heavy rain, Sunday, May 5th’s NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler® Whelen Modified Tour 200 has been moved to Friday, May 10th, under the lights.  Racing will still take place this Saturday, May 4th as Stafford’s 5 Weekly divisions and the Vintage Modifieds will run a full schedule […]

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---Due to rain today and the forecast for more rain tomorrow, the NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler® has been postponed to Saturday and Sunday, May 4th and May 5th.  All tickets are good for both days 5/4/19 and 5/5/19, please keep your tickets to present at the gate next weekend.  Best Friend Friday […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- Stafford Motor Speedway has officially released the 2019 racing schedule consisting of 22 events including 11 special events.  For the 48th consecutive year, the season will kick-off with the NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler on April 27th and 28th and will finish with the NAPA Auto Parts Fall Final Weekend, both […]

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Even when the tracks may not be the biggest, short track racing has a way of bringing out big tempers, big moments, and big crashes. This weekend saw a little bit of all of that, all over the country.   To get you caught up on the biggest stories that took place, Speed51.com presents you […]

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Ryan Preece used a fast race car and a perfect strategy to nail down his second straight victory in the Spring Sizzler Sunday afternoon at Stafford Motor Speedway.   At 200 laps in length, the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour portion of the Spring Sizzler has always been a race of both speed and strategy. But […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- After a strong run at Thompson and a win at Myrtle Beach in the 2018 Whelen Modified Tour season opener, Jon McKennedy is anxious to get back to victory lane at Stafford Speedway for the April 28-29 NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler®. If recent history is anything to go by, then […]

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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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