With one of the snowiest New England winters on record, The True Value Modified Racing Series has been forced to restructure its plans for the start of the new season as a recent snowfall and an abundant amount of remaining snow forced the postponement of the season opener at Monadnock Speedway, Winchester, NH. The “Bond Auto Parts -Spring Dash 100” will now be run Saturday April 26 at 6 PM. Mother nature forced tour operatives to seek other race venues for their annual pre-season practice sessions to prepare for season opening events.
Series officials’ advise a practice session is scheduled for Waterford CT., Speedbowl Saturday, April 5, 12 noon to 5:00 PM. Grandstands will not be open to the public. Pit gates open at 9 AM.
The Lee USA Speedway, Lee, NH., will conduct their annual Test & Tune April 12. (rain date April 13) for competitors. As a result of the schedule changes, Red and Judy MacDonald, owners of the Lee facility have extended a welcome to theTVMRS to practice at their seacoast race track. The practice session will be a perfect fit as Lee will now host the season opener for the ground pounding modifieds a week later. . They’ll be center stage with the ACT Late Model Series on Sunday afternoon April 20.
Any further developments regarding scheduling will be posted on the series website
Sources: John H. Spence Sr.