THOMPSON SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK ANNOUNCES ACT WILL JOIN WORLD SERIES EVENT 2015 ACT CHAMPION TO BE CROWNED

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THOMPSON SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK ANNOUNCES ACT WILL JOIN WORLD SERIES EVENT 2015 ACT CHAMPION TO BE CROWNED

Waterbury, VT –Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP) in Connecticut and the American Canadian Tour (ACT), based in Waterbury, VT have agreed that the 2015 ACT Championship Late Model stock car season will crown the ACT Champion at the famed Thompson World Series event on Saturday, October 17, 2015. ACT will join over 15 other divisions at TSMP in a year-end celebration for both fendered and open wheeled race cars.

Vice President and General Manager of ACT, Darla Hartt said, “We are delighted that Thompson has invited ACT to the dance! NASCAR Modifieds, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park’s own Modifed and Late Model divisions, the Valenti Modified Racing Series, Mini Stocks, really, just about every kind of asphalt stock car division in New England is at Thompson’s World Series. We are excited to show fans at TSMP an ACT Late Model 100 lap championship race.”
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PASS Finalizes 2015 South Super Late Model And Pro Late Model Dates

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PASS Finalizes 2015 South Super Late Model And Pro Late Model Dates

CHARLOTTE, NC (November 24) – Pro All Stars Series (PASS) officials announced today that the 2015 schedules have been finalized for both the PASS South Super Late Model and PASS Pro Late Model divisions. With 15 dates confirmed, including a final event to be added in October, the PASS South Super Late Models will compete at 11 different venues in 4 states over the course of the 2015 season.

“Due to some circumstances out of our control, we had to move a couple of dates around and wanted to get our schedule finalized as quickly as possible so our teams can start planning for next year,” said PASS President Tom Mayberry. “We believe this is one of the strongest schedules we have ever put together and are excited about the possibilities 2015 presents for the South’s top Super and Pro Late Models.”
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North East Motor Sports Museum Announces Release of “A History of Auto Racing in New England”

North East Motor Sports Museum Announces Release of “A History of Auto Racing in New England”

Ipswich, MA: The North East Motor Sports Museum recently announced that is has released its first major product, a book covering much of the history of auto racing in New England.

The new book, “A History of Auto Racing in New England,” is off the press and available now. With over 300 pages and more than 400 photos, this new book is a treasured resource for those who are interested in New England’s racing history.
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NEMST Announces Two Maine Races In 2015!

NEMST Announces Two Maine Races In 2015!

The Pine Tree State is where it all started for the North East Mini Stock Tour back in 2008 with a vision by founder Bob Guptill to have a group of the best mini stock drivers in the region traveling to the best facilities for a yearly series. Entering the tours 7th season only a handful of races have been held in Maine, Guptill’s home state, but there will be two Maine events in 2015!

“Having races in Maine has always been great to expose the best of Northern New England with the best coming out of New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. Bringing the tour to Oxford in 2015 on some of the biggest weekends is just incredible. We are honored to be part of ACT’s return to Oxford and on the Legendary 250 weekend!” Said NEMST Promoter Bob Guptill. NEMST’s Maine events have always held great car counts and fierce competition dating back to the early days of the touring series. Names like Greenleaf, Trombley, Audet, Mason, and Collins have always been right on the heels of the Cayers, Wells, Baxters, and Kings. Putting both of these events on will truly show us the best competitors in New England.
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Ted Christopher, Adam Gray, Jeremy Sorel, Andrew Hayes, Frank L’Etoile, And Dana DiMatteo Honored As 2014 Stafford Speedway Track Champions

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Ted Christopher, Adam Gray, Jeremy Sorel, Andrew Hayes, Frank L’Etoile, And Dana DiMatteo Honored As 2014 Stafford Speedway Track Champions

(Stafford Springs, CT)—Stafford Motor Speedway welcomed a guest list of over 500 people consisting of teams, drivers, sponsors, and employees this past Friday night, November 21 at Maneely’s in South Windsor to officially honor Ted Christopher, Adam Gray, Jeremy Sorel, Andrew Hayes, Frank L’Etoile, And Dana DiMatteo as the 2013 Stafford Motor Speedway NASCAR Whelen All-American Series track champions.

With Norwich Bulletin Sports Writer Marc Allard and Stafford Motor Speedway broadcaster Matt Buckler serving as the Masters of Ceremony, the 45th annual Stafford Motor Speedway NASCAR Champions Awards Ceremony not only honored the six track champions, they also recognized the top-20 points finishers from the SK Modified®, Late Model, SK Light, Limited Late Model, DARE Stock, and U.S. Legend Cars divisions. Special awards that were presented during the evening’s festivities were Most Popular Driver Awards, SPAFCO Race Chassis & Parts Rookie of the Year, R.A.D. Automachine DARE Stock Rookie of the Year, and the UNOH Youth Achievement Award.
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On Time Accounting Of Feeding Hills, Ma Offering Stafford Speedway Teams Unique Money Making Program; Rejoins Contingency Program

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On Time Accounting Of Feeding Hills, Ma Offering Stafford Speedway Teams Unique Money Making Program; Rejoins Contingency Program

(Stafford Springs, CT)—On-Time Accounting (OTA) of Feeding Hills, MA joined the Stafford Motor Speedway Contingency Program for the very first time in 2014. With the 2014 season completed, On-Time Accounting has announced it will rejoin the contingency program in the Limited Late Model Division as a third place sponsor for the 2015 season, contributing a $50 bonus each week to the third place finisher.
But that Limited Late Model contingency won’t be the only bonus that On-Time Accounting will be contributing during the 2015 season. On-Time Accounting has announced that they have instituted a unique “Racing Bucks” program that is available to all Stafford Motor Speedway Racing teams.
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SPAFCO Posts Record $1100 Rookie of the Year Bonus for Both SK Modified® and Late Model Winners at Stafford Speedway for 2015

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SPAFCO Posts Record $1100 Rookie of the Year Bonus for Both SK Modified® and Late Model Winners at Stafford Speedway for 2015

(Stafford Springs, CT)—Thanks to Ken Barry and SPAFCO Race Chassis and Parts, the race for the 2015 SK Modified® and Late Model Rookie of the Year titles at Stafford Motor Speedway will be more lucrative than ever. The SK Modified® and Late Model rookie of the year winners will each take home $1,100 for a total of $2,200.

“We’re happy to once again be the presenting sponsor of the Rookie of the Year awards,” said Ken Barry, owner of SPAFCO Race Chassis. “The teams at Stafford do a lot of business with us throughout the year with the parts truck in the paddock area and it’s great for us to be involved in the race program to be able to give something back. There was some great competition among the rookie drivers this season and we’re looking forward to seeing more great competition from the rookie drivers in 2015.”
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PRO STOCK TOUR TO CELEBRATE 2014 SEASON SATURDAY AT AWARDS GALA

PRO STOCK TOUR TO CELEBRATE 2014 SEASON SATURDAY AT AWARDS GALA

(November 21, 2014 – Dartmouth, NS) – The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour’s 14th season will come to a close on Saturday, November 22nd at the Park Place Hotel and Conference Centre Ramada Plaza in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia with the annual year end awards gala. John Flemming of Halifax, Nova Scotia will receive his fifth series trophy after winning the 2014 Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour point championship, and the $10,000 payout that goes with it. While Flemming will receive the lion’s share of the $50,000 Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour point fund, all full-time teams that competed on the series in 2014 will be honoured Saturday night.

Over 200 drivers, crews, officials and sponsors are expected to pack the ballroom Saturday to celebrate their accomplishments from the 2014 season. In addition to point fund awards, contingency awards from the season will be presented and vendor draws will be made. Back for 2014, Irving Oil Blending & Packaging will present the Fan Favourite Award, which fans have been voting on during the month of November.
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