Stafford Springs, CT -- Stafford Speedway is proud to announce the 60th season of NASCAR weekly racing in Northeast Connecticut with a 22-race schedule.  The 2018 season will kick-off on April 28 & 29 with arguably the biggest Modified race in the country, the 47th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler dubbed “The Greatest Race in the History […]

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The Valenti Modified Racing Series conducted its annual off-season team meeting Sunday morning at Stafford Motor Speedway’s banquet hall to discuss a menagerie of items ahead of the 2018 racing season. One of the hottest items on the table was the unveiling of the 2018 season schedule.   While the schedule is still subject to […]

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STAFFORD, Conn. -- Coming from the 18th position, Eric Goodale knew it would take a stout car for him to travel to the front in Sunday's NAPA Fall Final 150 at Stafford Motor Speedway.   When it came down to the final laps, Goodale had the car he needed to get the job done. The […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- With eight NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour victories at Stafford Speedway since 2012, Doug Coby and the #2 Mayhew Tools team have become synonymous with success at the Connecticut half-mile facility. Coby has continued his good fortunes at Stafford with second place finishes in both the NAPA Spring Sizzler® in April and […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- Bobby Santos comes to Stafford for Sunday October 1st NAPA Fall Final on the heels of a big win at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. With winning momentum on his side, Santos is looking to recreate the magic he enjoyed at Stafford from 2010-2014 when he won 6 times at Stafford, including […]

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Ted Christopher was simply the man. Ask anybody that he raced against. They’d use different words, but they all mean the same thing. A King. A Legend. A hero. Even a villain. Simply put, he was one of the greatest to ever strap into a Modified. He was one of the greatest to ever strap […]

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Stafford Springs, CT -- Ted Christopher, a hero, a rival, a legend and a once in a generation driver. His first start at Stafford Speedway in May of 1983 marked the beginning of a journey, a journey that no one could have predicted. 35 years later the journey comes to an end with statistics that […]

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Ted Christopher, a legend of Modified racing, passed away Saturday afternoon at the age of 59 in a plane crash in Guilford, Connecticut. Christopher was en route to Long Island’s Riverhead Raceway for a NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race.   According to FOX 61 in Connecticut, a small plane carrying two men crashed into a […]

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To say that Rowan Pennink had an eventful Friday night at Stafford Motor Speedway would be an understatement.  The Modified racer from Huntingdon Valley, PA completed a sweep of the Modified Racing Series and SK Modified features at the Connecticut oval, but the successful night didn’t come without a little bit of drama and some […]

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