Owen, Molleur top SK Modified® Twin Features

Owen, Molleur top SK Modified® Twin Features Charette, Marcotte prevail in SK Lite Modifieds; Christian, Canfield, Waterman, Morin, Rose also post victories WATERFORD — Landing on the podium at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl can be habit-forming. At least that was the case Saturday during twin SK Modified features. The trio of Todd Owen, Cory DiMatteo and Andrew Molleur made the Top 3 in both 35-lap races — only the order was different. Todd Owen won the first 35-lap event, with Cory DiMatteo second [...]

National Tire Shortage Affects Speedbowl Schedule

Due to the nationwide tire shortage, we’ve had to modify our schedule to ensure competition and fairness. This affects the SK Modified® and SK Lite Modified racing schedule.  These 2 divisions will be racing every other Saturday Night.  Click on the link below for the updated Season Race Schedule. http://www.speedbowlct.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/2021-New-London-Waterford-Speedbowl-Event-Schedule_UPDATED-6-26-21-1.pdf

Updated Tire Rules For All Divisions

For immediate release (6/25/21) UPDATED 6/25/21 4:30PM Changes regarding Left Side Tires SK Modified and SK Lights. Attention Competitors: Due to the nationwide tire shortage, the New London Waterford Speedbowl has adopted the following tire policies related to the feature events to be held on 6/26/21, and for the remainder of the season. SK Modifieds®: This weeks scheduled Tire Inventory is 2 as posted, however it is being limited to right side tires only. If Hoosier has little to no supply of left side tires [...]

Photo Finishes at the Speedbowl on Wild and Wacky Wednesday

Shilosky, Herman capture photo finishes in breath-taking night at Speedbowl. Abbatiello, Deshaies also post wins WATERFORD — If you were looking for the reason why electronic scoring was invented, all you had to do was check out the action Wednesday at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl during the Wild and Wacky Wednesday program. It was impossible to determine the outcomes in two of the features with the naked eye.  Milania Shilosky edged Joel Newcomb by 0.016 at the finish line to [...]

Big Wheel Races Are Back At The Bowl!!

Kids get ready to PEDAL!! School is out for the Summer – Big Wheel Races are running Wild & Wacky Wednesday starting 6-23-21. We have 2 races, with 8 Big wheels, planned every Wednesday: Race 1 is for 2-5 years old and the Race 2 is for kids 6-9 years old. If you have a favorite helmet bring it. It could be your lucky charm to getting a victory. We do have helmets available in case the little racers [...]

Rain Was The Big Winner Saturday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rain plays havoc with Speedbowl schedule WATERFORD — The glass was half full — and half empty — at the New London Waterford Speedbowl Saturday.  Four of the eight scheduled feature races took place before rain hit the Southeastern Connecticut area. That meant victories for John O’Sullivan in the Legends feature, Ken Cassidy Jr. in the Speedbowl Trucks, Tommy Silva in the Mini Stocks, shortened to 14 laps because of rain, and Buddy Sload, a runaway winner in the [...]

Four Cylinder Frenzy Saturday 6-12 Has Big $$ Payout

This Saturday is sure to be exciting! The Mini Stocks, Legend Cars, X-Cars and 4-6 cylinder Enduros take to the track in our Four Cylinder Frenzy event.  The forecast is looking nice and cool for Saturday’s event with daytime temperature of 69 degrees.  It is sure to be sizzling on the track once the green flag flies at 4 pm  for the heats and about 6 pm for features – with side by side racing, rubbing and bumping as [...]

Owen Rallies To Win Fast Five, $3,000

For Immediate Release Owen rallies to win Fast Five, $3,000 WATERFORD —Sometimes drivers have to battle hard to take the lead. Sometimes, however, the lead comes to them. That was the case for Todd Owen when he won the opening Fast Five 50-lap SK Modified event at New London-Waterford Speedbowl Saturday.  Owen was in third place, trailing front-runners Keith Rocco and Mike Christopher Jr., with 17 laps remaining, but was in no hurry to make a move.  “Patience was the key,” Owen [...]

New Temporary Entrance To The Speedbowl Today

Attentions, teams, fans, employees!! Due to wires down in front of the entrance to the track we will be utilizing a temp entrance between the main entrance and Harvey. There will be people to direct you in from there to the property. Thank you and look forward to seeing everyone soon!!