Speed51’s Short Track Madness is taking many of the major names currently competing in short track racing and putting them on a bracket for fans to vote on who’s the best of the best right now. The majority of these drivers are touring stars either in their region or all around the country, much like […]

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THOMPSON, Conn. -- After conversations with all stakeholders, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park announced on Tuesday the new date for the 46th annual Liquid Death Icebreaker weekend. The prestigious event is now tentatively set to take place May 15-16, including the headlining NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Death To Plastic 150.   Due to the current COVID-19 […]

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THOMPSON, Conn. -- Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park is closely monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak and how it will affect our 2020 schedule. Due to Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont’s newest Executive Order and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention suggestions, Thompson Speedway will not hold the scheduled NASCAR Test & Tune originally scheduled for Saturday, […]

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Amid the mass wave of cancellations of large public events nationwide in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season opener originally scheduled for March 21 at South Boston Speedway in Virginia. was added to that ever-growing list late this week. For the time being, the event has been postponed […]

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Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park released the following bulletin to competitors, informing them that the track's "Test & Tune" session would take place, with scheduling modifications in accordance with Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont's ban of gatherings of more than 250 people.   NASCAR TEST & TUNE:   Good Morning Competitors:   We are going to go […]

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The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season opener scheduled for Saturday, March 21 at South Boston Speedway has been postponed. The announcement comes as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic that is forcing the postponement, suspension or cancelation of many sporting events throughout the United States.   A make up date for the event […]

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THOMPSON, Conn., Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park today announced that Liquid Death Mountain Water will be the sponsor of the 46th annual Icebreaker weekend, April 3-5, and has also joined as a sponsor for the entire 2020 season. Liquid Death puts water, the healthiest beverage on earth, into aluminum cans, the most sustainable container on earth. With a mission to get people […]

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With the first two of the four race Speed51 Elite SK Modified® Series rounds being taken by sim racers, one of the Northeast's real world up-and-comers showed his stuff this past Tuesday night. Massachusetts second generation Modified driver Ryan Doucette dominated the 75-lap race at the sim Thompson Speedway flag-to-flag keeping the field at bay […]

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Since last fall, sim racing has become an attraction on Speed51.com each Tuesday night with the Speed51 Elite Modified Tour and Western Super Series in action.  For the month of February, Elite Racing Leagues and Speed51 are giving sim racers a chance to shine and earn a spot in the next Speed51 Elite Modified season, […]

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