Archive for May 20th, 2009

Beal Goes Back to Back in Super X; Palmer, D’Addario, Rondeau, L. Voglesong Also Winners

Waterford, CT — Charles Beal doubled up the Super X-Car field winning for the second consecutive week in a barnburner 20-lap event, Jason Palmer continued his domination in the Legends Cars, while Curt D’Addario returned to X-Car victory lane.  Brian Rondeau and Lisa Voglesong also won in action from the Waterford Speedbowl on Wild ‘n Wacky Wednesday May 20.

It was Bruce Hall (#28) leading the 30 car field down to green for the 20-lap X-Car feature.  Hall would lead until halfway before Curt D’Addario (#68), who started 22nd in the field, would put a move to the outside and took the lead.  Brad Voglesong (#87) was off the pace early and would go laps down, changing the complexion of the event.  Caution waved at lap 13 for Randy Johnston (#11) who spun in turn four.  The restart would cause havoc as multiple cars in the front of the pack, including Hall – the event’s only other leader, were involved in a wreck halting the action for track cleanup.  Two more cautions put the field in D’Addario’s rearview including last week’s winner Patrick Williams (#78).  Williams would not challenge and D’Addario went on to his second win of the season – he also won the opening non-points event during the Budweiser Modified Nationals March 28.

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Photo Galleries

May 13 – Waterford – Wild n’ Wacky Wed.
[Photo Gallery] by Adam Fohlin

May 15 – Stafford
[Photo Gallery] by Adam Fohlin

May 16 – Thompson Open Practice
[Photo Gallery] by Adam Fohlin

May 16 – Waterford
[Photo Gallery] by Adam Fohlin

Holiday Weekend Fun at Thompson Speedway this Sunday

Thompson, CT — The Eve of Destruction at the Thompson Speedway has become a Memorial Day holiday weekend tradition. Thousands of fun seekers have found this special event to be a wonderful night of exciting and laugh-out-loud entertainment. Thompson’s Eve of Destruction scheduled for Sunday, May 24th, has become a holiday weekend destination and a not to be missed night out for the entire family.

The Eve of Destruction is slated to start at 6 PM. However, when the gates open at 1:30 PM, youngsters will thrill to the action filled midway of huge inflatable activities that both challenge and entertain the young and the young at heart.

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NASCAR New England Returns to NESN for 10-Week Run in 2009

Stafford Springs, CT — NASCAR New England, Stafford Motor Speedway’s award winning television program, will return to the New England Sports Network (NESN) for the 2009 season with a 10-episode run beginning on Saturday, June 27. The show will air from 5pm-6pm each Saturday from June 27 through August 29. This year marks the fourth consecutive year that NASCAR New England will air on the most watched sports network in New England and the ninth consecutive season that Stafford Motor Speedway has produced the show.

The 2009 edition of NASCAR New England will once again showcase Stafford’s SK Modified® and Late Model divisions with highlight coverage of Stafford’s SK Light, Limited Late Model, and DARE Stock divisions. NASCAR New England will also continue to bring you stories showcasing the weekly racers behind the scenes.

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