The Bowl

Special Tuesday Practice

Special Tuesday practice added to the schedule for May 28th. Our Wild ‘n Wacky Wednesday competitors especially will have one final chance to shake their cars down before the season kicks off on the 29th. As always, the session is open to any safe race car.

FLANNERY SCORES CONVINCING MODIFIED WIN; BACK TO BACK MINI STOCK PHOTO FINISHES GO TO GARSIDE

WATERFORD – After two difficult weeks, Kyle James launched off the front row in the SK Modifieds® on a mission for redemption. He took off from RJ Marcotte who found himself locked in an early battle with Anthony Flannery. Flannery broke free easily and set his sights on James, reeling him in and trying to make the pass but ultimately he fell back in line. A tough chain reaction of events crippled the cars of Adam Gada and last [...]

350 SMAC SUPERMODIFIED SERIES OPENS 2024 SEASON THIS SATURDAY AT THE NEW LONDON-WATERFORD SPEEDBOWL

Press Release from 350 SMAC BOSTON, MA (May 13, 2024) – The thrill of 350 Supermodified racing is roaring back to Connecticut’s iconic New London-Waterford Speedbowl as 350 SMAC readies for the season opening ‘Battle at the Bowl’ scheduled for this Saturday, May 18th. Entering its fourth consecutive season at the historic Speedbowl, anticipation is high among SMAC drivers and teams for another night of intense racing action. “We’re ecstatic to bring the excitement of 350 SMAC back to the New London-Waterford [...]

TIMMY JORDAN RETURNS TO VICTORY LANE; MINI STOCK PHOTO FINISH STEALS THE SHOW

WATERFORD – Rob Janovic Jr. led the SK Modifieds® to green to cap off the evening with outside pole-sitter Justin Gaydosh holding off a hornet’s nest over the first handful of laps. It was then, that Blast Off winner Eric Berndt would fall victim to a chain reaction eliminating him from the race. Gaydosh briefly took control of the race lead on the ensuing restart but had a fast Timmy Jordan in his mirror. Jordan used the bottom to [...]

Speedbowl to Celebrate Military Members May 11th

The New London Waterford Speedbowl will be celebrating all active and retired military members with a special grandstand admission price, with military ID, for just $10! There will be a special military tribute with our local National Guard during our opening ceremonies. On the midway we will have the Middletown Military Museum as well as a table for the New London Veterans Affairs. Each fan will receive a complimentary American Flag, courtesy of Thirty Two Signs in Franklin [...]

BERNDT BLASTS OFF WITH 73 LAP SK MODIFIED® WIN; DEFENDING CHAMPIONS START STRONG

WATERFORD – For the 73rd year of the Speedbowl, the SK Modifieds® took on a 73-lap main event. Tim Jordan took the lead when the green flag dropped with defending champion Todd Owen settling into second. The red flag flew early when Josh Zentek made hard contact with the turn 2 wall. The ensuing restart put Eric Berndt in the position to fight for the lead. A quick cross-over attempt from Jordan wound up being fruitless. For the meat [...]

Blast Off 2024 is here!

Good evening fans and teams! After a long off season we’re finally back to racing next week. The weekend begins with practice on Friday for all divisions. Saturday starts early with practice followed by qualifying for all divisions. After qualifying is complete, we start features with the Bandoleros, X-Cars, Super X-Cars, Evolve Pro Trucks, and ending with 75 laps for the Milton CAT Modified Racing Series. Sunday begins with the fan favorite Pit Party from 11am to 12pm, followed by feature races [...]

Register for 2024

It’s time! The car number registration form for 2024 is available now. Car owners who get their forms in before April 1st can enjoy the discounted rate of $55. Forms entered after that date will have to pay $65 to sign up to race.   April 1st is also the deadline to renew your 2023 number. Please review the form and fill it out completely with your W9 and Minor Release (if necessary).   Link to Form: https://bit.ly/42Xvjkj   Email the completed forms to Hmcdonough7@comcast.net or stop by [...]

2024 NLWS Rules Released

Rulebooks for all of our divisions have been published to our website, with the exception of the INEX Rulebook that will be released in the coming months.   Contact information for each divisions’ tech inspectors can be found at the top of each book, should there be any questions.   Check the rules tab on our website www.SpeedbowlCT.com, or click the following link to take you directly there. https://bit.ly/3HPD3er

New London-Waterford Speedbowl Announces 2024 Schedule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM THE NEW LONDON-WATERFORD SPEEDBOWL WATERFORD – Speedbowl track officials are proud to unveil the 2024 full season schedule, packed full of action from our weekly racing, returning series, and even a new one to the shoreline oval. Drivers from all around can shake off the cobwebs on April 18th and 25th for some pre-season open practices as they gear up for Blast Off 2024 on May 3rd-5th. That Friday will be a practice session for Blast Off [...]