Thompson, CT – Mother Nature isn’t quite ready to see cars on the track in Connecticut.   Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park officials announced on Friday that the Test and Tune session originally scheduled for Saturday, March 23, has been postponed until next Saturday, March 30.   With rain, and possibly even snow, scheduled to roll […]

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THOMPSON, Conn. – With his diverse background in racing, it should come as no surprise that William Wall seems to have found a knack for Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.   Wall has driven cars from dirt to asphalt, spanning from quarter-midgets, the NEMA Midgets, Thompson’s Limited Sportsman and even most recently in Thompson’s competitive Late […]

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Thompson, CT – After countless years in the sport, in various different roles, Chris Williams will join Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park as NASCAR Race Director in 2019.   Williams has done just about everything in the sport of auto racing – from sitting behind the wheel himself in the Mini Stock division all the way […]

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SHREWSBURY, Mass. — Rob Fuller, owner of LFR, has announced that Kyle Benjamin will drive the No. 15 ThinkLite/15-40 Connection modified during select races in the 2019 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.   Benjamin, a 21-year-old driver from Easley, SC, has a wealth of experience and accomplishments in multiple forms of racing including NASCAR Truck Series, […]

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THOMPSON, Conn. -- Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park announced division rules and purse structures for the 2019 NASCAR Whelen All American Series season on Tuesday.   With the Lite Modifieds adding to an already strong base of divisions at the Connecticut oval, Thompson Speedway is excited to welcome a new class – one that already has […]

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Modified racing was thrilling all across the country in 2018 and our cameras were on hand to cover much of it. These are the Top 10 Modified videos from 2018 to appear on the Speed51 Video Network.   1. Recap: NWMT All-Star Shootout at New Hampshire Motor Speedway Justin Bonsignore was halfway through one of the […]

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Since its first ever event back in 2011, Mike Parks and the staff of the Granite State Pro Stock Series have continually worked to build an affordable and competitive environment for Pro Stock/Super Late Model racing in New England, with the goal of growing every year. The 2019 season is set to display a growth […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The green flag will wave just miles from the birthplace of NASCAR and will culminate at “The Monster Mile,” and in between, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East will test drivers at historic venues, high-speed short tracks and a challenging road course.   The result is a 2019 calendar that will spotlight […]

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THOMPSON, Conn. -- Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park has revealed a 10-race schedule for the 2019 NASCAR Whelen All American Series season. Three added events to the oval schedule for the newest campaign are sure to give fans added excitement and opportunity at the Connecticut oval.   Terry Eames, Thompson’s newly appointed General Manager, put […]

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