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NLWSS Saturday Night July 29 Recap

    For Immediate Release For more information Contact: pr@speedbowlct.com   Kyle James Grabs First Win Of 2017 -Dimatteo sweeps qualifying and feature-   WATERFORD, CT (7-30-17): It was Nostalgia Night at The New London – Waterford Speedbowl. The Near Group along with the Stars Club had their vehicles set up on the midway so the fans can check out the cars and stars of yester years. The two groups ran features during the evening as well.   The Late Models for the second week had group qualifying [...]

Mr. Rooter Pro Truck Series And Waterford Speedbowl Trucks To Merge

MR ROOTER PRO TRUCK SERIES AND WATERFORD SPEEDBOWL TRUCKS TO MERGE -Duel Points Will Be Awarded-   WATERFORD, CT (July 28, 2017)- Competition Director of the Mr. Rooter Pro Trucks Series Marshall Hurley and the NLWS General Manager George Whitney confirmed Friday that the two will be merging for the remainder of the season. The two will run dual points and championships. “Anything under 20-trucka for an event is unacceptable,” Hurley stated. With the two merging, they will be a very competitive field. This [...]

Four Race Schedule Will Crown A Pro-4 Connecticut Champion

PRO 4 MODIFIEDS TO RUN A FOUR RACE SCHEDULE AT THE SPEEDBOWL   -Four Race Schedule Will Crown A Pro-4 Connecticut Champion-   WATERFORD, CT: Dan Meservey (Pro-Modifieds) and The Speedbowl’s George Whitney announced today that a special Pro-4 Modified Connecticut Championship Series will be running at The Speedbowl. The Series will be separate from the Pro-4 Series (Club Version). The dates of the four events are August 5th, August 26th, September 16th and October 21st (The Speedbowl’s Finale weekend).   Since the Pro-4 Modified [...]

Wild -n- Wacky Wednesday July 26, 2017 Recap

WILD AND WACKY WEDNESDAY LIVES UP TO THE NAME -3 First Time Winners In Victory Lane Tonight –   WATERFORD, CT (July 26, 2017) Tonight’s edition of Wild and Wacky Wednesday’s lived up to the billing. You had numerous red flags, a flip and a division that just couldn’t get going. Up first on the night was the July 12th Bandoleros make up event. It was Kensington, CT’s Tyler Alkas grabbing the quick lead. A handful of laps passed and it was #71 [...]

Nostalgia Night This Saturday At The Speedbowl

The New London – Waterford Speedbowl will be hosting “Nostalgia Night”. Come check out the cars from the NEAR / STARS / CARS. The cars will be displayed on the midway for the fans to come by and check out as well as talk old school racing with some of the members of the Series.. The NEAR Hall of Fame truck will be on hand for fans to walk through and see many displays of the car from the [...]

Dylan Izzo Returning To The Speedbowl In 2017

         Dylan Izzo Motorsports Photo A couple of weeks back, Dylan Izzo was contacted by Prestige Motorsports owner Doug Dipisa to warm up his car for that night’s racing action. The plans were to have Dylan shake down the car while its regular driver Teddy Christopher was running his Whelen Modified Tour car at the NHMS. Izzo, shook down the car and to be honest did a great job. “I contacted Izzo during the week and asked if he wanted [...]

MTS Champion To Be Crowned At The Finale 2017 Event

  WATERFORD, CT (July 24, 2017) Gary Knight (Exit Realty Modified Touring Series Owner) and The Speedbowl’s General Manager George Whitney both confirmed this afternoon that a second date has been added to the 2017 schedule. The event has been added to the Finale 2017 schedule on October 20th– 22nd. With the rain date scheduled for October 29, 2017. The Exit Realty Modified Touring Series will crown their 2017 Champion along with the $10,000 that comes along with “The  Sunoco [...]

NLWSS Saturday Night July 22nd Recap

ROCCO CONTINUES TO ROLL AT THE SPEEDBOWL Joey Ternullo takes his third Legend Car win   WATERFORD, CT (July 22, 2017) Keith Rocco is quickly racking up the wins at The New London Waterford Speedbowl. The Berlin, CT driver captured his third SK Modified feature of the year in four starts. Rocco made it look easy as on a restart Rocco was battling Plainville, CT’s Ted Christopher. Rocco simply out muscled Christopher on the outside and cruised to the win in the [...]

Fast Lane Fridays – July 21, 2017 Race Recap

On Friday, June 30th when racers pulled into the New-London Waterford Speedbowl they had no idea it would take an additional three weeks before their season finally got underway. After weeks of weather related problems that delayed racing Fast Lane Fridays was finally able to run under clear skies. Double Eliminators for Outlaw and Street Class and Triple Eliminators for the Bike Class highlighted the opening night. Fogarasi, Wright, Brown, Lewis, Brockett and Barba were the six winners over seven [...]

NLWSS Saturday Night July 15th Recap

WATERFORD, CT: It took three red flags, a red checkered finish and several single file restarts to conclude this past Saturday nights action at the Waterford Speedbowl. In the SK Modified 35-lap event it was Berlin, CT’s Keith Rocco taking down his second win of the early season. Rocco who had a rocket ship grabbed the lead from Pole Sitter Diego Monahan and never looked back. “We had an awesome car tonight and I’ve got a great team behind me,” [...]