NEW ENGLAND: Keith Rocco Poised to Keep Setting Waterford Records in 2016

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WATERFORD, Conn. — official track release — NL-WS photo — His accomplishments at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl are mind-boggling. Keith Rocco has racked up 121 wins in his 13 seasons at the Speedbowl, 15 more than any other competitor. He’s the all-time win leader in the SK Modified division with 73 victories. He’s also nailed down eight track championships, including …

GSPSS: Hoping to Repeat; Derek Griffith Riding Momentum Into 2016 Granite State Season

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WALPOLE, N.H. — official GSPSS release by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Crystal Snape photo — Winning a second consecutive championship in any sport is a tough task, but that’s exactly what 19-year-old Derek Griffith is aiming to do this upcoming season. Griffith will be chasing back-to-back titles on the Granite State Pro Stock Series (GSPSS) …

GSPSS: Bonus Cash Up For Grabs at Bemer’s Big Show 150

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WATERFORD, Conn. — official series release — The Granite State Pro Stock Series’ finale at New London-Waterford Speedbowl will have an added twist, as The Racing Guys have put up extra money for drivers competing in the Bemer’s Big Show 150. An extra $1100 will be up for grabs to Granite State Pro Stock Series (GSPSS) drivers, courtesy of the …

NORTHEAST: Questions Answered; Plans For 2015 New London-Waterford Speedbowl Season

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WATERFORD, Conn. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Ricky St. Clair/VMM photo — After an offseason where the racing season at New London-Waterford Speedbowl was severely in jeopardy, the pieces are finally starting to fall into place on what should be a spectacular season. Bruce Bemer purchased the facility during a foreclosure auction last …

NORTHEAST: Back Home; Rich Keator Named Chief Starter At New London-Waterford Speedbowl

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WATERFORD, Conn. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — John Driscoll photo — The New London-Waterford Speedbowl has been through some ups and downs since the doors closed on the 2014 racing season last October. After the official sale of the track in February went through, a new Owner, General Manager and Race Director were …

Souza’s Spotlight: Best of the Best — 2014 New England Modified Awards

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SEEKONK, Mass. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Seekonk Speedway photo — With the 2014 racing season in the books in New England and 2015 quickly on the horizon, Race Chaser Online takes a look back on who excelled in their class and who will need to do some work for the 2015 season. …

TRI TRACK: Tri Track Open Modified Series Adds Fourth Race at Waterford Speedbowl

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WATERFORD, Conn. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — VMM File photo — In a surprising announcement, Tri Track Open Modified Series officials have revealed they will hold a fourth race as part of their 2015 season — a Sunday afternoon race on Sept. 13 at the newly-renamed New London-Waterford Speedbowl in Waterford, Connecticut. “(The …

NORTHEAST: Valenti Modified Racing Series Charging Towards 2015

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WINCHESTER, N.H. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Dave Brown photo — As the Valenti Modified Racing Series (VMRS) enters its 12th season of action, the driver roster and staff is quickly starting to come together. The series has announced several schedule changes and added staff for the season. New Race Director The VMRS …

NORTHEAST: NEMA Midgets Celebrate Successful Racer’s Expo

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MARLBOROUGH, MA- official series release- Furst Edition Photo– NEMA was in strong form this past weekend at The Racer’s Expo in Marlborough, MA.  A wide variety of racers and vendors were brought together by the legendary Seymour Enterprises and Bobby Seymour, making this year’s show the biggest yet.   The NEMA Board met early in the day to discuss the …

NORTHEAST: Waterford Speedbowl Announces Plans for 2014 Racing Season Banquet and Celebration

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WATERFORD, Conn. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Crystal Snape photo — Even though speculation is still running around New England about whether or not there will be racing at Waterford Speedbowl in 2015, the track is not letting that crash their year-in-review party. The Speedbowl announced via their Facebook page on Tuesday that …

NORTHEAST: Clock’s Ticking; 2015 Season In Doubt For Waterford Speedbowl

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WATERFORD, Conn. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Corespondent Kyle Souza — NASCAR Home Tracks photo — Ever since the final checkered flag flew at Waterford Speedbowl in 2014, rumors have been circulating about the future of the track. It is well-known that over the past few seasons the Speedbowl has been at risk of not being able …

ISMA: Sammut Ends Super Drought with Waterford Win

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WATERFORD, Conn. – official release — ISMA photo — Mark Sammut ended a winless drought that had lasted more than four years on Saturday night at Waterford Speedbowl. Sammut, whose last recorded International Supermodified Ass’n (ISMA) win was on July 24, 2010 at Sandusky (Ohio) Speedway, took the lead on lap 38 and cruised to his first career ISMA win …