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Smacktoberfest Is Full Of Fan Fun

SMACKTOBERFEST Trunk or Treat Event NEW DATE!!!! October 30th, 2021 Attention Kids of all Ages!! We are having our trunk or treat event trackside before the racing starts on Smacktoberfest.  Grandstands open up at 11:15 am.  Trunk or Treat begins trackside at 11:30am to 12:00 pm.  Competitors will have their racecar, truck or enduro cars displayed on the track and drivers and teams will hand out Halloween fun.  Fans – Be sure to stop by the Speedbowl Table!  *Pick up your Pumpkin Trick or [...]

Owen wins Speedbowl SK Modified® Championship

Owen, Sullivan wrap up Speedbowl championships Molleur pulls away from field in SK Modifieds Palmer wins 10th Late Model race, takes point lead Durocher collects first SK Lite win Hovey captures first Street Stock win Canfield wins back-to-back in Mini Stocks WATERFORD —It wasn’t Todd Owen’s best race of the year — just his most important one. “It wasn’t easy, but I kept my cool and got it done,” said Owen, after his sixth place finish in Saturday’s 35-lap SK Modified feature — the final SK [...]

Fast Five Series Race #3 In The Books

Jordan nips Owen in Fast 5 nailbiter Marcotte takes down Bubby Brouwer SK Lite Memorial Morgan grabs first Late Model win of season Waterman notches come-from behind Street Stock win O’Sullivan strikes again in Legends race Mesick survives X-Car battle WATERFORD — Todd Owen led the most laps in Saturday’s Fast 5 SK Modified feature. Tim Jordan, however, led the important ones. He took the lead from Owen with 18 laps remaining on a restart and held off a furious Owen charge on the final laps [...]

9-11 Tribute, 8 Races In 7 Divisions

Outside lane pays off for DiMatteo in SKs Marcotte holds off Charette, Burroughs in SK Lite win Curry captures fourth straight Street Stock victory Silva wins fourth straight, but streak is ended by Roy Cassidy wins nail biter over Boyle in Trucks Parent quick learner in Legends Shilosky prevails by a molecule over Strickland in Bandoleros WATERFORD —There’s an old cliché that says if you don’t learn from history, you’re destined to repeat it. Cory DiMatteo of Farmington learned his history lesson on Aug. 28 in the [...]

Wild & Wacky Wednesday 2021 Season Finale In The Books

Zaikarite wins X-car feature, McDonald clinches title Ryan, Burns add to their championships with come-from-behind wins Shilosky wins Bandolero final, Newcomb  wraps up title WATERFORD — Chuck McDonald came into Wednesday’s final X-Car feature with two things — a four-point lead in the standings and a game plan. He got the most out of both of them. By finishing sixth in the feature, McDonald was able to pull out a one-point lead over Tim Burgess for the 2021 championship. While McDonald won the war, [...]

Speedbowl Honors 1st Responders & Our Military Men and Women On 9-11

This Saturday at the Speedbowl, we will be remembering those that we lost in the terrorist attack on our country.We will have a special opening ceremony for the 1st Responders, Fire, EMS and Police, as they are alway FIRST on the scene to help those in need. They run into danger to help save people in their communities. The Speedbowl would like to thank all 1st responders as well as our military in our own communities with a complementary [...]

Full Fender Throwdown Full of Excitement & Shortened Due to Curfew

Christian conquers Caddick Memorial Curry nails down third straight Street Stock win Dazzling move lifts Chapman to truck win Zaikarite dominates X-Car race WATERFORD — In a 50-lap feature, starting position can be irrelevant. At least that was the case for Ray Christian III of Uncasville in the 50-lap Don Caddick Late Model Memorial Saturday at the New London Waterford Speedbowl.  Despite having the fastest car in time trials, Christian started 10th in the 20-car field.  He didn’t stay 10th for very long. [...]

Another Fast Five Race In The Books

Come-from-behind win by Molleur in Fast Five Palmer racks up fourth straight Late Model win Burroughs holds off Charette in Lite Modifieds Silva streaks to third Mini Stock win in a row Byington, Guyon, Merchant, Ingves capture Nostalgia races WATERFORD — All season long, the outside groove at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl has brought out the best in Andrew Molleur of Shelton. So when he started on the outside against Cory DiMatteo with seven laps remaining in Saturday’s 50-lap SK Modified Fast Five feature, [...]

Bill Anderson Wins Sk Modified®️ Feature

Anderson turns back clock in SK Modifieds Palmer rolls to third straight Late Model win Burroughs finds SK Lite comfort level Curry wins, grabs Street Stock point lead Silva dominates Mini Stocks Boyle goes from last to first in Trucks O’Sullivan captures sixth Legends win WATERFORD — Race drivers never actually retire —they keep waiting for one more great ride to come along. After being idle since 2002, Bill Anderson obtained that great ride — an SK Modified owned by Billy “Bear” Calicchio of Berlin. During Saturday’s 35-lap [...]