THOMPSON, Conn. -- Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park revealed a six-race NASCAR Weekly Series schedule for the 2020 season on Monday.   The 2020 slate consists of three major staple events, and three more events that will spotlight NASCAR Weekly Series competitors as part of mid-week, Wednesday night specials in the heart of the summer.   […]

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Speed51’s coverage of all things short track racing expanded in 2019, including the eye on the thunder warriors of Modified racing, both north and south. Tour-types, narrow-wheeled, or even Supers, there was plenty to see in the past year, and we have much of it on the Speed51 Network. To celebrate, we have the Top […]

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Early Friday, race teams that compete in five NASCAR Whelen All-American Series divisions at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park received word of the 2020 season schedule at the 5/8-mile oval in Connecticut. In the letter, Thompson Speedway CEO Jonathan Hoenig announced a reduction in both the number of race events and purse payout for all divisions. […]

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The mighty Modifieds capped off another great decade that saw a changing of the guard. The traditional names from the first part of the decade have shifted to the likes of Doug Coby, Justin Bonsignore and other rising stars. Coby won six NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour titles, while Bonsignore scored his first in 2018 and […]

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Since winning his second NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour title in 2014, Doug Coby has consistently changed the opinions of many who many who are involved with and follow the sport with each new title. After a difficult 2018 season, the debate intensified in some circles about the Milford, Connecticut driver being called a ‘living Modified […]

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Sunday was an important day for veteran Modified racer Jon McKennedy. While he was not present with the No. 7NY in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour garage, he was on the property of Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park to conclude an important partnership in his racing career, while remembering his best friend and biggest fan who […]

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