Devin O’Connell Seeking Hometrack Win in CBYD 811 Pro Late Model Open at Stafford
(Stafford Springs, CT)—As Stafford Speedway is preparing for the Call Before You Dig 811 Pro Late Model Open on May 29, Devin O’Connell, driver of the #43 Chatham Highlander Motel Pro Late Model, has his focus on adding to his win list at Stafford. The Madison, CT native got his start in racing in the Monday night Wild Thing Karts series and he won a Legends Car championship at Stafford in 2015. He has since branched out into the Pro and Super Late Model ranks along with the Granite State ProStock Series where he won a championship in 2018. O’Connell is excited about the prospect of racing at his home track.
Nick Anglace Ready for First Stafford Win Following Solid Rookie Campaign
(Stafford Springs, CT)— Nick Anglace heads into the 2020 season at Stafford Speedway ready to chase after his first career win and challenge for the championship after a solid 2019 rookie campaign that saw him record 3 top-5 and 14 top-10 finishes in 19 starts. Anglace and the #10 Fox Pest Control team opened the 2019 season with 8 top-10 finishes in the first 9 races and ended the year with 6 more top-10 finishes in the final 7 races to finish the year in 8th place in the SK Light points standings.
Wayne Coury, Jr. Seeking Back to Back Late Model Wins during NAPA Spring Sizzler® Weekend
(Stafford Springs, CT)—With just over 110 days to go until the 49th Annual NAPA Spring Sizzler® at Stafford Speedway, Wayne Coury, Jr., is eagerly anticipating getting back to racing. After chasing a Late Model victory at Stafford for parts of the past 14 seasons, Coury was finally able to park his #10 Wayne’s Auto Body Chevrolet in NAPA Victory Lane with a victory in last season’s NAPA Fall Final feature event. With his first win finally out of the way, Coury is ready to try to make it two wins in a row when the NAPA Spring Sizzler® takes the green flag on April 25-26.
Former Track Champion and Winningest Limited Late Model Driver Andrew Durand Set for Return to Full-Time Competition at Stafford
(Stafford Springs, CT)—Stafford Speedway’s Limited Late Model division will see the return of its winningest driver in history during the 2020 season as Chicopee, MA native Andrew Durand comes back to full-time competition. Durand, the driver of the #43 Universal Plastics, ran the final 2 races of the 2019 season, which were his first starts at Stafford since the 2010 season. It was a tribute to a friend that brought Durand back to the track for the first time in nearly 10 years.