4/6 Cylinder Enduros Are Coming To The Speedbowl!!

The New London Waterford Speedbowl is having 2 special enduros races this summer.  Wednesday July 19th will feature our first enduro race.  The second enduro race is on Saturday August 5th.  There is a $25 entry fee for the enduros.  The rules have been posted on the website.  It is a WINNER TAKES ALL race!! 


Wild & Wacky Wednesday will be running the regular schedule racing on July 5th.  There will NOT be open practice this Thursday – July 6th due to Sailfest.  Fast Lane Friday will be running this Friday July 7th.   NO Saturday Night races this week on July 8th due to Sailfest.

Wild -n- Wacky Wednesday Season Opener June 28th

Wild & Wacky Wednesday’s are back by popular demand! We are gearing up for an exciting night of racing featuring our Bandoleros, Legend cars, X-Cars and Super-X cars.  Kids do you want to race?  We have our Big Wheel Races every Wednesday night!!  What is a Wild & Wacky Wednesday without a Wild & Wacky Race. This weeks Wacky Race is the Water Balloon Toss.  Mind you, this is not your regular water balloon toss.  Kids get ready to throw water balloons at favorite race [...]

Season Schedules Are Here!

Management has been working hard to get the season schedules in order.  A lot of head way has been made.   Go to the schedule tab on the main menu to view all the schedules. We would like to thank everyone, once again,  for your patience as we have put many hours into tweaking the 2017 season schedule. We look forward to seeing you at the track.

The sun is out and the cars have hit the track!

Mother nature weighed in this morning dumping heavy rain on the Speedbowl.  Thanks to the track crew for all their hard work to dry the track – racing has commenced. We are currently wrapping up practice and heats are about to begin.  With 8 divisions of racing scheduled including the Valenti Modified Racing Series, there is plenty of action ahead. Opening ceremonies will be approximately 5:45 pm with features rolling out about 6 pm.    

!! BLASTOFF 2017 !!

The NLWS Management Team THANKS ALL who continue to support the Bowl. We continue to work hard and are committed to bringing our drivers, teams, fans, sponsors, supporters and staff back HOME for the 2017 Season. #BowlStrong Blastoff scheduled for Saturday, June 24th will feature Saturday Night Divisions to include: SK Modified, SK Lite, Late Model, NLWS Trucks, Limited Sportsman, Mini Stock and Legends as well as a special feature MRS 100 Lap race. Our Wild & Wacky Wednesday competition will debut [...]

Speedbowl Announces New Saturday Night Race Director

NLWS WELCOMES GUY BEAUDOIN, JR. AS SATURDAY NIGHT RACE DIRECTOR FOR THE 2017 SEASON Announced Friday, Guy Beaudoin, Jr. has joined the NLWS as the Saturday Night Race Director. Guy is no stranger to racing. Since 1979 Guy has been involved in racing as a driver, car owner, spotter and official. He has been associated with the Modified Racing Series (MRS) for the past five years where he held such positions as Race Director and Chief Pit Stewart. “I am thankful to [...]

Fast Lane Fridays – Drag Racing & Car Cruise Returning Weekly to New London-Waterford Speedbowl Starting June 30th

(Press Release from New England Street Outlaw Series) Gales Ferry, CT (June 15, 2017) – After months of waiting and racers eager to get back on track Friday nights, it has been announced that under new management the New London-Waterford Speedbowl will open in 2017. The New England Street Outlaw Series (NESOS) is pleased to announce that Fast Lane Fridays will continue at the famed shoreline oval with new season start date of Friday, June 30th. Events will run weekly [...]

Open Practice Schedule for June 17th Announced

  We are pleased to announce an open practice for Saturday, June 17th from Noon until 6PM for all divisions racing at the NLWS in 2017. Practice will be on a rotational basis throughout the day. As a way of thanking those teams that have stood by and supported the NLWS, the new management team is offering 2 FREE Pit Entrances to ALL competitors that are currently registered or to those new teams that complete the Car Number Requests and Registration Form and pay the $35.00 fee prior to 5pm [...]