Many track around the country are kicking off their weekly racing programs this weekend, and we’ve hand-picked a list of what we feel are the 10 must-see events of the weekend across the United States of America in this week’s 10 to Attend.   1. CRA Cabin Fever at Lucas Oil Raceway – Four divisions of […]

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With a deteriorating forecast and declining temperatures, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park officials have postponed the 43rd running of the Icebreaker to Friday, April 7 – Sunday, April 9. The schedule for the weekend will remain the same, only backed up by one week.   Camper drop off will be closed until Thursday, April 6, […]

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THOMPSON, CT – This January, within four days the Northeast Modified racing community lost two pioneers.  Photographer, Howie Hodge, and Modified legend, Leo “The Lion” Cleary, both passed away. At this weekend’s Icebreaker, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park Officials have announced that they will honor the memory of both men, inviting their families’ as honored guests.    […]

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Though Justin Bonsignore hails from Long Island and considers Riverhead Raceway his home track, he has taken to Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park as if he has raced there from birth.   The 29-year-old racer from Holtsville, New York has collected more NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour wins at Thompson than at any other track […]

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Just as the grass was starting to peak out from underneath the snow in the Northeast region, Mother Nature landed a haymaker one week ago.  Winter Storm “Stella” really wasn’t that “stellar” for short track racing fans in the region, dumping up to two feet of snow on many race tracks.   But have no […]

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One year ago, the rumble of Thunder Road International Speedbowl was overcome by the roar of veteran racer Scott Dragon and Richard Green Racing.  The dynamic duo put together a championship season in the track’s premier Late Model division, ending the dominance of a few select drivers who had previously made the Green Mountains […]

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Eddie MacDonald has gone by the moniker “The Outlaw” for much of his racing career, so it only makes sense that the veteran racer has an “outlaw” schedule lined up for the 2017 season.   MacDonald recently told Speed51.com powered by JEGS that he’ll be racing a little bit of everything during the upcoming season.  […]

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The Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park Limited Sportsman Division has a reputation for being one of the most competitive in New England. This makes the achievement of Phil Jacques, driver of the No. 77 entry, even more impressive. Heading into Icebreaker 2016 he was focused on consistency; finishing every race and keeping the car in […]

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The 2017 season is shaping up to be an exciting one for Ray Parent. After winning the 2016 D. Anthony Vendetti Fall Classic at Seekonk Speedway in his No. 17 Ford Fusion Late Model, Parent decided it was time for a change of pace, with support from a new primary sponsor, Anytime Realty. Parent will […]

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