Haley on a Legends hot streak

WATERFORD — Sometimes you have to slow down to go faster. That was the advice Colin “The Comet” Haley of Ashford received during a trip to North Carolina last fall. It’s a philosophy that helped him earn three straight podiums in the Legends division at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl, including his first-ever victory on July 4. “I never thought that win was going to come,” said Haley, who has been competing in the Legends division for four seasons. “I kept falling [...]

Gargaro is a BIG winner of the BIG $ X-Car Race

With $1160 in total contingency (laps and bonus money)on the line this past Wednesday, Dave Gargaro Jr took home $477 in additional money! Great job Dave! Here are the winners of each contingency dollar from Wednesday Night’s X Car Extra Distance Feature! Congrats to these drivers and THANK YOU to all who contributed! 1. Shaft Motorsports 💰($10) Chris Strickland 2. Shaft Motorsports 💰 ($10) Chris Strickland 3. Heavenly Goddess by Ginny ($10)💰 Ray Herman 4. Shaft Motorsports 💰 ($10) Ray Herman 5. Shaft Motorsports 💰 ($10) TJ Racicot 6. Heavenly Goddess [...]

Gargaro Jr. racks up extra-distance X-Car win- Bennett, Shafer squeeze out photo finish victories- Monahan captures impressive Bandolero win

WATERFORD — Dave Gargaro hasn’t raced regularly at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl in more than a year. The two-time X-car champion, however, hasn’t forgotten the fast way around the track. Gargaro took the lead from T.J. Racicot on lap No. 18 and still had enough voltage left to survive a two-lap, green-white-checker showdown with Racicot and Eddie Loomis. He held on for a win in the 35-lap X-Car Extra Distance Showdown Wednesday as part of the Speedbowl’s Wild & Wacky presentation. In [...]