Archive for May 15th, 2012

Seekonk Speedway’s Hometown Hero’s Program Returns on May 19

Seekonk, MA — For the second year, Seekonk Speedway is giving fans from all over Southeastern New England a chance to check out the action at Seekonk Speedway for free. All you need is an ID to show proof of residence from the town/city being showcased, and you are in.

The first of 9 consecutive weeks begins on May 19th. The tickets are for general admission only. Seekonk does not have assigned or reserved seating, so there is not a bad seat in the house. For the $12.00 savings, you can even bring a friend or two. And of course, as always, children 12 and under are FREE.

On May 19, the focus is the Cape and surrounding towns. All of Cape Cod, that’s from Provincetown to Bourne will be admitted at no charge. Also included for admission on this night is Plymouth, Carver, Wareham, Mattapoisett, Duxbury, Hingham, Weymouth, Hanover, Rockland and Abington. If you are from these towns, or know someone who is, and they have never been to The Action Track of the East, bring them down and introduce them to one of the most exciting sports there are, Short Track Racing.

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Valenti Modified Racing Series Invades Thompson Sunday

Canaan, N.H. — The Valenti Modified Racing Series returns to action this weekend visiting the Thompson International Speedway,
Thompson, CT., for the first of two events this season. The Sunday race, May 20,will feature, a 75-lap race for the open-wheel modifieds with a strong field of drivers expected.

Defending series champion, Chris Pasteryak, of Lisbon, CT., leads the list of entries including several former VMRS winners and several looking for their first series win at the historic oval.

Les Hinckley III, of Windsor Locks, CT., leads the list of past winners. Todd Owen, of Somers, CT., Louie Mechalides, of Tyngsboro, MA., Andy Seuss, of Hampstead, N.H.., and Rowan Pennink, of Huntingdon Valley, PA., all former Thompson winners, hope to find their way to victory lane.

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