Eric Berndt Sweeps Fast 3 Series Races

WATERFORD — Eric Berndt didn’t have a broom tucked away in his SK Modified — it only seemed like he did. Berndt took the lead on the 8th lap of the 50-lap SK Modified feature and stayed in front the rest of the way to win the third and final chapter in the Fast 3 SK Modified Series Saturday at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl. Berndt also won the first two races in the series, giving him a three-event sweep [...]

Leonard Adds Name to First Time Winner List

WATERFORD — The R next to Toby Leonard on the New London-Waterford Speedbowl roster stood for Rookie. After 25 enthralling laps in Wednesday’s 25-lap Super X-Car feature, however, that R now stands for something else — Remarkable. Leonard  galloped into the lead on the opening lap and led the rest of the way to win his first-ever Super X-Car feature. Other Wednesday winners were Christian Herman in the X-Cars, Brody Monahan in the Legends and Brad Strickland in the Bandolero [...]

Local Stars Shine for Capacity Crowd at the Shoreline Oval

WATERFORD – Local Speedbowl stars had their time to shine in front of a capacity crowd that came with the addition of the Monaco Modified Tri-Track Series first visit since 2016. The temperature was hot but the action was hotter with Andrew Molleur and Kyle Gero being untouchable in the SK Modifieds and Trucks, PJ Evans going back to back in the INEX Legend Cars, and Jason Palmer taking the top spot in a thrilling Late Model event. An opening [...]

Strickland and Newcomb Doubles Down on Wednesday Season

WATERFORD – The second half of the Speedbowl Wednesday night program is officially underway and it kicked off with some of the finest racing we’ve seen all season. The night started off with Brad Strickland returning to Victory Lane in the INEX Bandoleros, followed by William Rheaume picking up his second win of the season in the Super X-Car division. Christian Herman is now 3 for 4 in X-Car starts this season, while Isaiah Newcomb returned to Victory Lane [...]

Wild ‘n Wacky Wednesday Point Battles Heat Up

2021 Bandolero runner up Milania Shilosky got off to a strong start this year, scoring the win in the first two events and four total so far. She’s quickly moving up the win total list for the division with double digits. She has an 8 point lead over second place Bradley Strickland, who has recently scored his first Speedbowl win. Also scoring their first win this year was third place Trenton Starkweather who sits 15 points out. All three drivers are [...]

Christian and Molleur Flip Flop in Double Late Model Features; Monahan Trucks Her Way to Second Win

WATERFORD – The night was kick started by the first of two Late Model events of the evening, making up for weather on May 14th. The original lineup without handicapping put Ray Christian III and Jason Palmer on the front row to start the event. Christian got out to an early lead quickly clearing Palmer when a restart on lap 6 gave him a new challenge. Jordan Hadley got a good jump but contact set him back a bit, [...]