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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 [...]

Smacktoberfest Postponed 1 Week / Payout Information

Due to circumstances beyond our control, and various other factors, we’ve been forced to postpone this Saturday’s Smacktoberfest event 1 week to 10/30/21.  We have also added the remainder of the Ron Bouchard Auto Stores/The Racing Guys Fast Five Series SK Modified® 100 to the card. Changes to the event are highlighted on the graphics in red. Pit passes have been lowered from $30 to $25 Trunk or Treat will now start at 11:30am instead of 12pm Entry limits on the Spectator Drags [...]

Smacktoberfest Information Released!

Before we go full speed ahead for day 3 of The Finale’s festivities, we’ve got some Smacktoberfest information for you! Street Stocks will follow the 2021 Open Street Stock rulebook. Rules and Registration forms are up on the website for both divisions as of 10/18/21 Note we’ve got a costume contest, power wheels races, and a Trunk or Treat that is open to all competitors! SMACKTOBERFEST-2021_UPDATED-FOR-10-30-21

Stringer takes Truck feature, Triple Threat series

For immediate release Late pass lifts Monahan to victory in Open Street Stocks Herman dominates X-Car feature Ryan Jr. wins Super-X race, Fall Shootout Stringer takes Truck feature, Triple Threat series Krantz Jr. avoids major wreck, wins Bandoleros WATERFORD — Shawn Monahan sounded as if he was in a “Wayne’s World” movie after winning the 40-lap Open Street Stock feature Friday at the New London Waterford Speedbowl. He claimed he was “not worthy” after taking the lead from Chad Baxter with eight laps to go on [...]

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 [...]

SK Modified® Championship Night a Part of Triple Threat Series Finale

The Triple Threat Series was an idea that gives competitors a chance to race for something else.  It was a three race series that gave outsiders a chance to compete for Speedbowl glory without needing to commit to a full season.  It also gave full time competitors a chance to fight for a championship, if their seasons got off to a rocky start but they’ve turned it around as it progressed.  Or if these drivers are just all out [...]

Fast Five Finale Entry Form Posted

As a part of finale weekend is the $7000 to win 100 lap SK Modified® Fast Five Series finale presented by Ron Bouchard Auto Stores and The Racing Guys.  Due to tire availability we’ve had to cap the field at 40 entrants.  Follow the link below or check the forms tab of the website to secure your tires for this event.   http://www.speedbowlct.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/finale-sk-100-entry-form2.pdf

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 [...]

Enduro Rules Memo

Attention all enduro drivers, effective for Compact Enduro Round 4 on 9/25 and beyond, all cars must have a roof fin displaying their number.  The amendment has been added to the rules tab of the website.   Enduro_Rule_Memo_9-14-21

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 [...]