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Annual Racers 4 Racers Toy Drive is Tomorrow

Ho Ho Ho! It is finally here!! The 3rd Annual Racers 4 Racers Toy Drive and Holiday Party Fundraiser is tomorrow, December 18th, at Langley’s Restaurant on 28 Lamphere Road in Waterford at 6:30 pm. Bring an unwrapped toy for a needy girl or boy- lots of raffles and 100% of the proceeds goes to the New London Youth Affairs non profit organization. Need a gift? Speedbowl gift cards and Texas Roadhouse gift cards will be on sale. Need [...]

Five days until the Toy Drive!!

Five days until the 3rd Annual Racers 4 Racers Toy Drive and Holiday Party at Langley’s in Waterford at 6:30pm on Monday December 18th. Everyone is welcome to attend- just bring a new unwrapped toy for a local child through Kinship for Kids. For every toy you donate, you will receive a raffle ticket for the Tea Cup raffle with over 40 awesome prizes. 100% of the money raised with the raffle will benefit the New London Youth Affairs [...]

Countdown is on for the Annual Toy Drive

The countdown is on!! 13 days until the 3rd Annual Racers 4 Racers Toy Drive and Holiday Party on Monday December 18th at Langley’s Restaurant in Waterford at 6:30 pm. It’s free but you have to bring an unwrapped toy for a child in need. For each toy you bring- you will receive a raffle ticket for the Tea Cup raffle. You could win a VIP Pit Pass for the entire season!! Sweet deal! Other awesome prizes include a [...]

Shafer’s consistency lifts him to Super-X title

Marc Shafer has a simple strategy when it comes to competing in the new London-Waterford Speedbowl’s Super-X car division. “You spend the first half of the race dodging everyone else, and letting the race weed itself out,” Shafer said. “And then you spend the second half of the race getting to the front.” It’s a game plan that paid off to perfection in 2017. In a season that saw him land on the podium eight times in 11 races, Shafer racked up [...]

Ternullo makes major move from Legends to SK Mods

After a Legends career that featured 19 wins, including eight this year, and a 2013 track championship, Joey “Walnuts” Ternullo of Middletown Connecticut has decided to take his racing career to the next level. Ternullo announced he’ll be moving up to the New London Waterford Speedbowl’s premier division in 2018, the SK Modifieds, Ternullo will be driving a car owned by John Bello, It’s a major upgrade for Ternullo, who has never driven an open-wheel Modified before. “I’ve been helping Cory and Dana [...]

Holiday Toy Drive

Mark it on your calendar- Monday December 18th- 6:30 pm at Langley’s in Waterford. The 3rd Annual Racers 4 Racers Toy Drive and Holiday Party. Admission is 1 unwrapped toy for Kinship for Kids. For each toy you bring, will get a raffle ticket for the Tea Cup raffle. 100% of the proceeds from the Tea Cup raffle will benefit the New London Youth Affairs organization which provides programs for all youths in New London. We have a lot [...]

Waterford – Busy Off-Season to prepare for 2018

WATERFORD — This off-season has been a busy one at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl. And it is about to get even busier. Speedbowl general manager George Whitney said that the track lease has been renewed for another season and that plans for the 2018 are well under way and are rolling along at full speed. Many of the personnel who made the 2017 a success will be back in the same roles for 2018. “Chris Forster will be back as race director [...]

New London Waterford Speedbowl announces Opening Dates for the 2018 Season

New London Waterford Speedbowl management announced today that Opening Weekend for the 2018 season will take place Saturday May 5th and Sunday May 6th 2018. Management also announced that there will be an Open Practice on Friday May 4th 2018 for teams who are taking part in the 2018 Blast-Off Weekend. Qualifying for all divisions will take place on Saturday with features to follow for the NEMA Midgets, NEMA Lites, Modified Racing Series, Ct. Pro-4 Mods, X-Cars, Super-X Cars, [...]

Hard work lifts Gero to X-Car championship

There’s an old racing cliché that claims championships are won just as much in the shop as they are on the track. For Kyle Gero in 2017, however, it wasn’t a cliché, it was reality. And he has the big trophy to prove it. “Our goal was to go out and race every single race like it was a must win,” Gero said. “We worked so hard week in and week out It was non-stop work. A lot of people didn’t [...]

Celebrating the Stars of the Speedbowl

The Speedbowl invites you to our “Celebrating the Stars of the Speedbowl” 2017 Awards Banquet on Saturday January 20th, 2018 at the Mystic Marriott in Groton Connecticut. The banquet form is available on the website Once you have completed the form and payment option, you may either drop the form off at the office, fax it to 860-437-1939 or mail it to the Speedbowl 1080 Hartford Turnpike Waterford CT 06385. The price is $55 per ticket on or before [...]