Jeremy Lavoie Wins 2nd Consecutive Limited Late Model Title at Stafford
(Stafford Springs, CT)—After a season long duel between himself and Matt Clement, Jeremy Lavoie’s third place finish in the season ending NAPA Fall Final feature was good enough to win the 2019 Limited Late Model track champion. The Windsor Locks, CT native and driver of the #6 L & S Equipment Ford opened the 2019 season with a victory on May 4 to put himself at the top of the standings but would only hold the top spot for 3 weeks throughout the summer months. Lavoie took control of the points race following the August 23 feature event and he led the standings for the final three races of the season to clinch his 2nd consecutive Limited Late Model championship.
Zack Robinson Wins 2019 Stafford Street Stock Championship
(Stafford Springs, CT)—Zack Robinson came into the 2019 Street Stock season at Stafford Speedway behind the wheel of a new car with a new team. Robinson was undeterred by the fact that he was driving a new car for a new team. He and the #89 RSMPCO.com / First Class Automotive team owned by Bill Anderson quickly showed that they had championship potential by winning their third race together and three of the first 7 races of the 2019 season. Robinson gained the points lead midway through the 2019 season and remained on top until the end of the year to claim his first track championship.
Todd Owen, Wayne Coury, Jr., & Teddy Hodgdon Score NAPA Fall Final Wins At Stafford; Ronnie Williams & Hodgdon Clinch Track Championships
(Stafford Springs, CT)—Stafford Motor Speedway concluded its 2019 NASCAR racing season with feature events for the SK Modified®, Late Model, and SK Light Modified divisions as part of its NAPA Auto Parts Fall Final Weekend. Taking down feature wins were Todd Owen in the SK Modified® feature, Wayne Coury, Jr. in the Late Model feature, and Teddy Hodgdon in the SK Ligh feature. Owen’s win meant he ended the season tied with Ronnie Williams in the points standings, but Williams had 5 wins this season to Owen’s 4 to make him the champion for the second consecutive season. Hodgdon came into the NAPA Fall Final as the SK Light points leader and he won his first Stafford championship in grand style by winning the race.
Clement, Fuller, Howe, & LaRose Score NAPA Fall Final Saturday Feature Wins; Lavoie & Robinson Clinch Track Championships
(Stafford Springs, CT)—Stafford Motor Speedway kicked off its final race event of the 2019 season with feature events for its Limited Late Model, and Street Stock divisions, as well as a feature event for the Vintage All-Stars and the special Ladies Challenge feature that raised over $18,000 for various charities as part of the Saturday NAPA Auto Parts Fall Final Weekend festivities. The Street Stock feature was also the third and final leg of the RSMPCO.com Street Stock Triple Crown that split $4,500 from RSMPCO.com among the top-10 finishers with Meghan Fuller taking home the winner’s share of $1,000. Taking feature wins were Matt Clement in the Limited Late Model feature, Fuller in the Street Stock feature, Don Howe in the Vintage All-Stars Feature, and Nicole LaRose in the Ladies Challenge. Jeremy Lavoie clinched his second consecutive Limited Late Model track championship and Zack Robinson became the 2019 Street Stock track champion.
Ron Silk Looking to Go Back to Back at Stafford in NAPA Fall Final
(Stafford Springs, CT)—When the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour last visited Stafford Speedway in August, it was Ronnie Silk and the #85 Stuart’s Automotive team taking the checkered flag after a thrilling green white checkered shoot-out. Silk and the #85 team would like nothing better than a repeat performance and to collect the accolades in the NAPA Fall Final victory lane.
Bobby Santos, III Ready to Return to Winning Ways in NAPA Fall Final
(Stafford Springs, CT)—At the beginning of the decade, when the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour rolled into Stafford Speedway, Bobby Santos, III was the man to beat. In 16 starts from the beginning of the 2010 season through the 2014 NAPA Spring Sizzler®, Santos scored 6 wins at the Connecticut half-mile facility, including 2 wins in the NAPA Fall Final. Fresh off of a win in the Musket 250 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway last weekend, which was the first NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour victory for car owner Dave Sapienza and the #36 Sapienza Enterprises team, Santos is ready to return to his winning ways at Stafford.