After several attempts to dry the track and get the show in, Wiscasset Speedway made the decision to cancel Saturday Night’s race program. Cool temps mixed in with intermittent showers and a rapidly closing window of opportunity forced track management to pull the plug on the program at 7:00 pm. It was the track’s first full rainout of the season and just the 5th in 5 years. No word yet on if any of the races will be made up. (more…)
Entry Lists For Oxford And Richmond Grow As Big Month Of July Approaches
NAPLES, ME (June 19) – Entry lists continue to grow as the two biggest Pro All Stars Series (PASS) Super Late Model races of the year draw near. With still two months to go before the green flag drops, there are currently over 40 entries for the $25,000 to win, 45th Annual Oxford 250 at Oxford Plains Speedway in August. And at over four months away, the inaugural PASS Commonwealth Classic at Richmond Raceway is drawing entries from across the motorsports spectrum for the PASS Super Late Models, Tour-Type Modifieds, Late Model Stocks, Limited Late Models, and Street Stocks. (more…)
A SUPER DAY FOR JEFFERSON’S MIKE HODGKINS AT WISCASSET SPEEDWAY
by Ken Minott
It was a hot Saturday evening in Wiscasset and Group 1 was on the schedule, which included a special 75 lap main event for the Maxwell’s Market Super Streets. It didnt take long for fans and fellow competitors to see that the only thing hotter than the weather was driver Mike Hodgkins. The veteran from Jefferson put on a clinic with a convincing victory in their biggest race of the season. In the race, presented by Ward & Sons Construction 16 of the 17 drivers in attendance answered to bell for the main event, Hodgkins took advantage of his pole position starting spot and patiently worked the lap traffic for the seemingly easy win. The race was slowed by just two mid-race cautions. (more…)
Calvin Rose, Jr. scores first victory in Super Late Model at Oxford Plains Speedway
Oxford, Maine – Calvin Rose, Jr. of Turner raced to a career-first Super Late Model win Saturday night, topping the Budweiser Championship Series stock car racing program at Oxford Plains Speedway.
Rose, a Street Stock champion at the track two years ago, moved up to the top class last season and won Rookie of the Year honors. But victory eluded him and the family race team for the first time in awhile after being successful at every level coming up through the local racing ranks. (more…)
DJ Shaw takes PASS North Super Late Model championship lead with Speedway 95 victory
Hermon, ME – DJ Shaw of Center Conway, New Hampshire drove to an impressive victory Sunday afternoon in the 150-lap Pro All Stars Series North Super Late Model main event at Speedway 95 in Hermon, Maine.
Shaw took the race lead a lap before the halfway point, charging back into contention aboard the Precision JLM 60 after restarting from the rear of the field following a pit stop with only 15 laps completed. (more…)