THOMPSON SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK ANNOUNCES 2019 SCHEDULE

THOMPSON SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK ANNOUNCES 2019 SCHEDULE
CHANGES ON TAP WITH 10-RACE SLATE PLANNED
By Kyle Souza for Thompson Speedway

THOMPSON, Conn. – Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park has revealed a 10-race schedule for the 2019 NASCAR Whelen All American Series (NWAAS) season. Three added events to the oval schedule for the newest campaign are sure to give fans added excitement and opportunity at the Connecticut oval.

Terry Eames, Thompson’s newly appointed General Manager, put together the 10-race slate as the oval looks to spark further growth for the Whelen All American Series and give fans as many chances as possible to be at the track.
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ERIC BOURGEOIS SNAGS THOMPSON’S MINI STOCK TITLE

ERIC BOURGEOIS SNAGS THOMPSON’S MINI STOCK TITLE
ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT FROM FULL-TIME RACING ACTION
BY KYLE SOUZA, FOR THOMPSON SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK

THOMPSON, Conn. – A dream season, and one fellow competitor missing a race, helped Eric Bourgeois captured his third Mini Stock championship at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park this season.

The East Haddam, Connecticut, driver finished inside the top 10 in all seven events, but also scored top five finishes in all but one race. The consistency helped him have a 27-point gap in the championship standings following the season-finale, enough to beat Wayne Burroughs Jr.
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SHAWN MONAHAN WINS SECOND STRAIGHT THOMPSON LIMITED SPORTSMAN TITLE

SHAWN MONAHAN WINS SECOND STRAIGHT THOMPSON LIMITED SPORTSMAN TITLE
WINS FOUR RACES EN ROUTE TO CROWN
BY KYLE SOUZA, FOR THOMPSON SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK

THOMPSON, Conn. – Things can change quickly in racing.

In 2017, Shawn Monahan was a master of consistency at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park in the Limited Sportsman division. That consistency, matched with his furious drive to be successful, ended with a championship without the luxury of visiting Victory Lane.
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KEITH ROCCO ADDS ANOTHER SUNOCO MODIFIED TITLE TO HIS RESUME

KEITH ROCCO ADDS ANOTHER SUNOCO MODIFIED TITLE TO HIS RESUME
DEFEATS TODD OWEN IN FINAL THOMPSON STANDINGS

BY KYLE SOUZA, FOR THOMPSON SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK

THOMPSON, Conn. – For the seventh time in his Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park career, Keith Rocco is celebrating a championship in the Sunoco Modified division.

The Berlin, Connecticut, driver captured the 2018 championship by 18 points over Todd Owen on the strength of four feature wins in seven championship events.
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Erroneous Call Cost Eddie MacDonald a Win and Possible ACT Championship at Thompson

Erroneous Call Cost Eddie MacDonald a Win and Possible ACT Championship at Thompson

With four laps left in the final race of the season to determine the American Canadian Tour Champion at Thompson’s World Series of Racing, Eddie Mac had an opportunity to not only win the ACT 75 lap event but also win a championship that appeared improbable at best prior to the race trailing Payea by 25 points. However, the erroneous call by race director Chris Michaud to send Eddie Mac to the rear for “his involvement” in the lap 71 caution dashed any hope to do the impossible.
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Justin Bonsignore Claims Thompson Sweep to Close Out Championship Season

Justin Bonsignore Claims Thompson Sweep to Close Out Championship Season

Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park concluded the 56th Annual World Series of Speedway Racing weekend on Sunday, Oct. 14 crowning three track division champions and the ISMA Supermodified champion as well as hosting the weekend’s main event, the final race of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Series Toru season.
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