OXFORD, Mass. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Norm Marx/PASS photo —
The Pro All Star Series (PASS) has released a tentative schedule for the 2016 PASS North Super Late Model Series season, which will kick off at a different venue than in seasons past.
The series will join the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and co-headline the New England season-opening Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park Icebreaker weekend on April 9-10. PASS has not visited the famed five-eighth mile oval since 2012, when Derek Ramstrom held off D.J. Shaw and drove into victory lane.
The series will then head to Oxford Plains Speedway in Oxford, Maine on Sunday, April 17 for their first “tune up” for the 2016 Oxford 250, one of the northeast’s premier super late model crown jewel events. The 43rd running of the event is scheduled for August 26-28.
The series will also conclude the season at Oxford on Saturday, Oct. 15, where they will crown the PASS North champion.
The tour is scheduled to make three stops at Beech Ridge Motor Speedway on April 30, July 9 and Sept. 16-18, which will be the annual PASS 300 weekend.
Two stops at Star Speedway (May 7, Oct. 1) are also on the tentative list, along with single stops at Speedway 95 (May 15), Thunder Road International (May 29), Lee USA Speedway (June 24) and Autodrome Montmagny Speedway (July 23).
The schedule also has races scheduled on June 11, July 2 or 3 and Aug. 13, though those are all races that will be announced at a later point. As always, all dates are subject to change as the 2016 season moves closer.
For more information, visit www.proallstarseries.com.
2016 PASS North Super Late Model Series Schedule
April 9-10 — Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park — Thompson, Conn.
April 17 — Oxford Plains Speedway — Oxford, Maine
April 30 — Beech Ridge Motor Speedway — Scarborough, Maine
May 7 — Star Speedway — Epping, N.H.
May 15 — Speedway 95 — Hermon, Maine
May 29 — Thunder Road International Speedbowl — Barre, Vt.
June 11 — TBA — TBA
June 24 — Lee USA Speedway — Lee, N.H.
July 2/3 — TBA — TBA
July 9 — Beech Ridge Motor Speedway — Scarborough, Maine
July 23 — Autodrome Montmagny — Montmagny, Quebec, Canada
Aug. 13 — TBA — TBA
Aug. 26-28 — Oxford Plains Speedway — Oxford, Maine (43rd Oxford 250)
Sept. 16-18 — Beech Ridge Motor Speedway — Scarborough, Maine (PASS 300)
Oct. 1 — Star Speedway — Epping, N.H.
Oct. 15 — Oxford Plains Speedway — Oxford, Maine
About the Writer
Kyle Souza is an aspiring Journalism major at the Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. Souza is Race Chaser Online’s New England motorsports insider, covering everything from the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour to the NASCAR Whelen All American Series and the PASS North Super Late Models.
When not writing, Souza works at the Seekonk Speedway as the track’s Friday night public address announcer and press writer, and is also the Media Director for the Tri Track Open Modified Series, managed by Dick Williams and the ‘Long Island Mod Maniac,’ James Schaefer.
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