Todd Owens Scores Second Sunoco Modified 20/20 Sprint Victory In Tiebreaker
Once a year Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park honors the fans with a special afternoon of racing purely dedicated to the local divisions with drivers looking to squeeze every point they can out of their day prior to the season-ending World Series weekend in October. That tradition continued on Sunday, Sept. 9 with the Sunoco Modified 20/20 Sprint and For the Fans Night featuring all four of Thompson’s track divisions with the Sunoco Modified drivers taking part in the annual 20/20 sprint featuring two points paying races and a third segment to decide and overall winner.
Molleur takes down Brouwer Memorial
James cops seventh SK Modified win
Curry , Palmer, Blaskey pull out breath-taking wins
Chicolas nails down third Sportsman feature
WATERFORD — Even though he’s just 15-years old, Andrew Molleur has chalked up 10 years of experience in motor sports. He says his thrilling win in Saturday’s Bubby Brouwer Memorial SK Lite 49 at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl was his biggest victory yet.
“This is No. 1,” Molleur said after he held off Keith Caruso and John O’Sullivan to claim a win in the Brouwer Memorial, worth more than $1,500. The race was sponsored by Race Choice. “We weren’t sure if we were going to run this race, but now we’re glad we did. To win a race named after someone like Bubby Brouwer, who did so much at the Speedbow, is an amazing accomplishment.” (more…)
George Bessette, Jr. Wins Casagrande Builders R.A.D. Auto Machine 30 at Stafford; Christopher, Fearn, Narducci, & Fearn Also Score Feature Wins
(Stafford Springs, CT)—Stafford Speedway returned to NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing action with the Street Stock division taking center stage with the extra distance R.A.D. Auto Machine Street Stock 30. George Bessette, Jr. took down the extra distance win while other feature winners on the night included Michael Christopher, Jr. winning his second race of the season in the SK Modified® feature, Tom Fearn scored his 12th Late Model win of the year and in the process clinched the track championship, Bryan Narducci made a last lap pass on Marcello Rufrano for the second consecutive week to score his fifth win of the season, and Ryan Fearn won his fourth Limited Late Model feature of the season.
Max Zachem Teaming With Ken Barry for SK Modified® Races at Stafford
(Stafford Springs, CT)—With the 2018 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series season winding down at Stafford Speedway, Whelen Modified Tour driver Max Zachem has teamed up with car owner Ken Barry to run the remaining SK Modified® feature events. The Preston native will drive Barry’s #12 SPAFCO Race Chassis machine to collect some R & D data that Zachem can carry over to his family owned #20 Lu-Mac’s Package Store Whelen Modified Tour ride for the NAPA Fall Final Weekend. (more…)
Stafford Speedway Track Championship Races Hit Homestretch
(Stafford Springs, CT)—The 2018 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series season at Stafford Speedway is heading into the final stretch with only three races left in the race for the 2018 track championships. Here is a division by division look at the drivers who are vying to become track champions.
Street Stocks Take Center Stage This Friday at Stafford With R.A.D. Auto Machine Extra Distance Event
(Stafford Springs, CT)—When Stafford Speedway’s Street Stock division takes the green flag this Friday night, September 7, they will run their second extra distance race of the 2018 season, the R.A.D. Auto Machine 30. With extra distance comes extra money and the R.A.D. Auto Machine 30 carries with it a purse of over $3,500 with $500 to the winner. We sat down with the top-5 drivers in the Street Stock points standings to get their thoughts about the extra distance event. (more…)