Ronnie Williams Looking Forward To Chasing Sunoco Modified Championship at Thompson

Ronnie Williams Looking Forward To Chasing Sunoco Modified Championship at Thompson

By Kyle Souza, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park

THOMPSON, Conn. – After success just across the state, Ronnie Williams is bringing his firepower to Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park this season.

Williams, one of New England’s rising Modified talents, teamed with Adam Skowyra in the SK Modifieds® at Stafford Motor Speedway for last season, and the team won four races and a championship.

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WOODY PITKAT LOOKING FORWARD FOLLOWING TWO PODIUM RUNS AT ICEBREAKER

WOODY PITKAT LOOKING FORWARD FOLLOWING TWO PODIUM RUNS AT ICEBREAKER

By Kyle Souza, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park

THOMPSON, Conn. – Woody Pitkat is certainly a veteran of Sunoco Modified racing at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.

Just four years ago, the Stafford, Conn., driver won the championship in Thompson’s premiere division for the second time, following up a 2006 title with another one just about a decade later. After finishing sixth in the Sunoco Modified points chase last year, Pitkat and Mertz decided they wouldn’t be running for the Thompson crown in 2019.

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Doug Coby Leads Whelen Modified Tour to NAPA Spring Sizzler® at Stafford

(Stafford Springs, CT)—Five-time NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion Doug Coby finds himself in a familiar place as the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour prepares to descend on Stafford Speedway for the 48th Annual NAPA Spring Sizzler®.  Despite being a 5-time series champion, Coby has come to Stafford the past 2 years off to a slow start.  But with a win and top-10 finishes in each of the first three races of the 2019 season, Coby and the #2 Mayhew Tools team lead the standings and are poised to continue their success at Stafford.

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Eric Goodale Ready to Return to Stafford Victory Lane in NAPA Spring Sizzler®

(Stafford Springs, CT)—With the 48th Annual NAPA Spring Sizzler® at Stafford Speedway next up on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour schedule, Eric Goodale is looking forward to returning to one of his favorite tracks and maintaining the early season momentum that he and his #58 GAF Roofing team have built.  Coming off a podium finish in the last race, Goodale is looking to continue his good fortune at Stafford, where he has a win and 5 top-10 finishes in the last 10 races dating back to 2016 as well as a win in the Bud Light Open 80 last season.

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THE STORY BEHIND THE ‘SWAGGIN WAGON’

SHAWN MONAHAN DEBUTS BRAND NEW BODY STYLE AT ICEBREAKER

By Kyle Souza, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park

THOMPSON, Conn. – Race fans that were in attendance for the 45th annual Icebreaker may have been shocked to see Shawn Monahan’s familiar No. 55 Limited Sportsman roll on the track.

Even though the number itself was familiar to many, dating back multiple years in Monahan’s racing career, the body style was something completely different, and something that Thompson fans hadn’t seen in quite a while – if ever before.

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Woody Pitkat Eager to Take Home Second NAPA Spring Sizzler® Trophy

(Stafford Springs, CT)—Whenever a racing driver endures struggles, there is no medicine like a trip back to their home track.  Such is the case with Woody Pitkat as he prepares for the 48th Annual NAPA Spring Sizzler®, April 26-28 at Stafford Motor Speedway.  Pitkat is second on Stafford’s all-time winners list with 77 career wins across 5 different divisions dating back to 1996.  After finishing outside the top-10 in the first two NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour events of the 2019 season, Pitkat recorded his first top-10 of 2019 last Sunday at Thompson.  Pitkat is looking to build on that success in the #82 Horton Avenue Materials, LLC., Danny Watts owned car at “The Greatest Race in the History of Spring”.

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