Roger Turbush found himself standing in victory lane yet again this season, taking the checkers at the New London - Waterford Seedbowl. Turbush has swept the Mr. Rooter New England Truck Series season to this point, winning race events at Thompson and Stafford to start the year. Turbush started last on the field after being […]

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(Editor's Note: NASCAR confirmed in a press release on Monday evening that the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will race the Mr. Rooter 161 on Saturday, May 30, bringing the NWMT schedule to 15 races in 2015.) After much speculation, one of the most popular events on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour schedule has been added […]

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In June 2014, Chase Dowling emerged as one of the stars in a deep SK Modified lineup at Stafford Motor Speedway (CT) when he became the youngest winner ever in the division at just 16 years old.  Dowling went on to win the Rookie of the Year title at Stafford.   In 2015, Dowling looks […]

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Benjamin Franklin once said that there are only two things certain in life: death and taxes.  If Mr. Franklin was still around, he may consider adding one more thing to that list: Keith Rocco winning the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series championship in the state of Connecticut.   Rocco used 16 wins, 35 top-fives and 40 […]

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The Valenti Modified Racing Series unveiled its 17-race tentative schedule for 2015 this past weekend during their 2014 season-ending banquet in Manchester, New Hampshire.  The schedule is full of highlights and surprises, but also some uncertainty.   The series plans to open its season in Connecticut at the Waterford Speedbowl, but that is uncertain due […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Keith Rocco is in the business of collecting checkered flags and championships, and for the seventh year in a row, business was good.   The 29-year-old wheelman from Wallingford, Connecticut, first captured the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series championship in The Nutmeg State in 2008. He has yet to relinquish the title.   […]

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Ryan Bigelow wasn't even supposed to run the Northeastern Midget Association race at the Waterford Speedbowl (CT) on Sunday. He was supposed to run the NEMA Lites race instead. But then his family decided to change things up and he raced his brother's No. 99 Midget.   He didn't just click off some laps. He […]

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Total domination is the only way to describe Keith Rocco's performance in the Valenti Modified Racing Series event at the Waterford Speedbowl (CT) Sunday. Rocco led 87 of those 100 laps and beat Tommy Barrett Jr. to the checkered flag by almost a whole straightaway.   Rocco inherited the lead from Kyle James under caution […]

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Keith Rocco has rewritten the record books at Waterford Speedbowl on the Connecticut shoreline.  The multiple-time track champion set the track's all-time wins record earlier in 2014.  The track's most prolific weekly SK Modified racer won the season-opening Valenti Modified Racing Series race there in April and put forth a dominant effort again Sunday for a […]

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