PASS: National Championship Heads North To Thompson Speedway

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NAPLES, Me. — official series release — PASS photo — After an extremely successful start to the southern season, the Pro All Stars Series (PASS) Super Late Model North season will kickoff this weekend with “The Icebreaker” at Thompson Speedway in Connecticut.  “The Icebreaker” is doubly important as it will mark the halfway point of the PASS National Championship Series, which …

NWMT: Eric Goodale Riding Wave of Momentum Entering 2016 Whelen Modified Tour Season

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THOMPSON, Conn. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Robert Laberge/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Coming into the 2016 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season, Eric Goodale is riding a wave of momentum. He is coming off a solid season on the tour in 2015 — one where he scored nine top-10 finishes and wound …

NWAAS: Russ Dowd, Voice Of Thompson Speedway, To Retire in 2016

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THOMPSON, Conn. — official track release — Thompson Speedway photo — Russ Dowd, the Voice of Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP) for over thirty years, has announced his retirement. Dowd, a resident of Woodstock, CT, has spent some 46 years behind a microphone. Dowd has been a familiar part of the Thompson landscape most of his life. He first raced …

NWAAS: Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park Announces 2016 Season Pass Program

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THOMPSON, Conn. — official track release — Thompson Speedway photo — Thompson Speedway Motorsports announced today a new 2016 season pass program that will be available for purchase beginning Friday, Nov. 27. The passes will be sold at a special Black Friday discount from Friday through Monday, Nov. 30. This exciting new program gives loyal fans and teams the ability to …

NWMT: Ray Graham to Make Whelen Modifed Tour Debut With Rob Fuller Motorsports at Thompson

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SHREWSBURY, Mass. – official team release — Oswego Speedway file photo — In the final race of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season, Rob Fuller Motorsports will be introducing the modified racing world to Ray Graham, a veteran racer and valued LFR Chassis customer. Rob Fuller Motorsports will be providing Graham with support and coaching during Sunday’s NWMT event at …

NWMT: Three For Three; Doug Coby Comes Back To Front To Score Fourth Victory of 2015 At Thompson

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THOMPSON, Conn. — Recap by Race Chaser Online New England/Modified Correspondent Kyle Souza — Tim Bradbury/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — He can not be stopped at Thompson Speedway in 2015. Doug Coby came from the back of the field in the final 50 circuits to score his fourth victory of the 2015 season and his third at Thompson Speedway Motorsports …

NWMT: Pitkat Leads Opening Whelen Tour Practice at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park

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THOMPSON, Conn. — official series release by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Tim Bradbury/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The polesitter in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour’s last visit to Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park in June, Woody Pitkat is still finding top speed at the track. Pitkat, of Stafford, Conn., posted a fast lap of 18.795 seconds (119.713 mph) around the .625-mile …

NWMT: Thompson Speedway Mr. Rooter 125 to Air Tonight on Tape Delay

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THOMPSON, Conn. — Report by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — NASCAR via Getty Images photo — Tonight on NBC Sports Network, fans can relive last Wednesday’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Mr. Rooter 125 at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park. The event was won in dominating fashion by Doug Coby, the defending NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion. Woody …

NWMT: NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Teams Invited to Test on Thompson Road Course

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THOMPSON, Conn. — official track release — Since the road course opened last summer, one of the most commonly asked questions of Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP) has been, “when will you put the Modified Tour cars on the road course?” Now, the speedway has an answer. TSMP has announced they have extended an invitation to NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour …

NORTHEAST: Scott Bigelow Drives Away With NEMA Light IceBreaker Victory

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THOMPSON, Conn. — official release — NEMA photo — The Northeastern Midget Association has long considered Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP) the ultimate “separate the men from the boys” facility. With times in the mid 19 second range, Saturday’s first ever NEMA Lites appearance at the facility, taking place on a beautiful Spring day – left no doubts on the table. Scott …