Stafford’s SK Modified® & Late Model Weekly Purses Increasing in 2018
(Stafford Springs, CT)—Capping off a pre-season of improved purse structures, Stafford Speedway management is proud to announce the SK Modified® and Late Model divisions will be receiving an enhanced purse in 2018. These increases for the SK and Late Model divisions follow the previously announced purse increases for the SK Lights, Limited Late Model, and Street Stocks.
Todd Douillard Eyes First Win in Stafford’s SK Lights
(Stafford Springs, CT)—With the dawn of a new season just over the horizon, Stafford Speedway SK Light driver Todd Douillard has been busy preparing his #16 Marcotte Ford machine in hopes of recording his first feature win. Douillard got started in the SK Light division in 2013 and in five seasons his best career finish has been a pair of second place efforts during the 2016 season. Douillard feels like he has everything he needs in place in order to score his first victory at Stafford.
Purse over $3,000 for R.A.D. Auto Machine Street Stock 30
(Stafford Springs, CT)—Following last week’s announcement of the Casagrande Builders Street Stock 25, the excitement surrounding the 2018 season for the Street Stock division at Stafford Speedway has been high. In addition to the increased weekly purse and lap count, as well as the new Casagrande Builders 25, the Street Stock division will take center stage for a 2nd time in 2018 with the R.A.D. Auto Machine Street Stock 30 on Friday, September 7th. The event will boast a $3,415 purse and will pay $500 to win and $80 to start.
MyComputerCareer To Be Presenting Sponsor For 13th Annual Easter Bunny 150
CHARLOTTE, NC (March 8) – Pro All Stars Series (PASS) officials are happy to announce that MyComputerCareer will be the presenting sponsor for the 13th Annual Easter Bunny 150 at Hickory Motor Speedway on Saturday, March 31. The Easter Bunny 150 Presented By MyComputerCareer is traditionally the biggest Super Late Model event of the Spring and will be even bigger this year. The top five finishers at Hickory will each receive guaranteed starting positions for either the 45th Annual Oxford 250 at Oxford Plains Speedway in August or the inaugural Commonwealth Classic at Richmond Raceway in October. It will be an action-packed weekend of racing at Hickory Motor Speedway that will see the fastest cars in the South compete as the PASS South Super Late Models will be joined by the entertaining SMRS Tour Modifieds.
Eric Berndt Optimistic For 2018 Season at Stafford
(Stafford Springs, CT)—For Stafford Speedway SK Modified® driver Eric Berndt, the 2017 season would have to be marked down as a disappointment. After winning 2 races and contending for the championship in 2016, Berndt and the #66 Cos’ Central Auto team struggled through 2017, managing only 1 top-5 and 3 top-10 finishes and a 20th place finish in the points standings. Berndt is looking to get those numbers turned around and once again be a championship contender in 2018.
Over $54,000 Posted for Devil’s Bowl Speedway Vermont 200 Weekend
Discount entry forms now available
WEST HAVEN, Vt. – The biggest dirt track stock car event in Devil’s Bowl Speedway history is taking shape, and the total weekend payout is setting records across the Northeast. The “Vermont 200 Weekend” event on September 15-16 will offer in excess of $54,000 in total prize money, with more than $37,000 posted for the first-of-its-kind, 200-lap Sportsman Modified race.
The Vermont 200 is the longest, richest race ever created for Sportsman Modifieds, as the open-wheel, center-seat, Chevrolet “602 crate” engine cars will run for an all-time record $10,000 winner’s share. Big money extends though the field, as the runner-up earns $3,000, fifth place is worth $1,000, 10th place takes $500, and 30th place grabs $300. In addition, a whopping $10,300 will be available in lap leader bonus money.
New venue signed for season finale at ECS Conx2share Series,
Presented by Woody’s Traction and FXR
2018 Champions to be crowned at Bousquet Mountain
CLARKSBURG, Mass. (March 6, 2018) – Officials at East Coast Snocross (ECS) have announced a new venue for their 2018 season finale, and that venue is the perfect place to host such an important event.
On Saturday and Sunday, April 7-8, the series will make its debut at the beautiful Bousquet Mountain Ski Area, located in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Situated in the heart of the famed Berkshires, Bousquet Mountain offers the room, accommodations and fan amenities needed to do it up right.
The Granite State Pro stock Series officially brought its season to a close on Saturday March 3 at the Thompson Motor Sports Park clubhouse. The season ending banquet of champions was a chance for the teams of the GSPSS to get together one last time as part of the 2017 season and honor their champions.
Tom and Mike O’Sullivan were officially crowned owner and driver champions making them the first multi-time champions in series history. The duo also took down the 2012 series championship and have been competitors with the series virtually since day one. They received a pair of championship trophies, point fund money as well as a pair of championship jackets from American Racer Tires.
RGS Products 125 Rescheduled For Sunday, March 18 At Caraway Speedway
Due to forecasted weather for this weekend and teams traveling a long distance to participate in the RGS Products 125, Caraway Speedway and series officials have made the decision to reschedule this Sunday’s race. The event will be made up next Sunday, March 18th at 2:30pm.
“With rain forecasted Saturday night and into Sunday, we think it’s in our best interest to reschedule this race to next weekend,” Caraway Speedway General Manager Renee Hackett said. “There’s a lot of teams traveling to Caraway Speedway this weekend and we think it’s important that we save them money with such a questionable forecast.”