Track Talk Column for Sunday, August 7, 2022

East Bridgewater’s Ryan Kuhn and his race team are gearing up for the Oxford 250 set for Sunday, August 28 at Oxford Plains Speedway in western Maine.  The winner will get $25,000 plus lap money.

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More Laps, More Cash on Tap for Epic Thompson Speedway Mid-Week Doubleheader

Barre, VT and Naples, ME ­— Officials from the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Pro All Stars Series (PASS) have announced the full schedule of events for the epic Thompson Speedway mid-week Doubleheader on Tuesday, August 16th and Wednesday August 17th.

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Lou Modestino’s Track Talk For 07/31/2022

We had a conversation with Rick Johnson of Pembroke regarding the early July AMA Pro MX at the family’ MX venue in Southwick.  Rick and his son Keith Johnson of Carver, who is still the AMA Pro Vet National Champion, work all year round to make the  Annual AMA Pro MX a success.

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Twisted Tea Midsummer 75 Moved to New Doubleheader Midweek Show on August 16th and 17th

Barre, VT and Naples, ME ­— Officials from the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Pro All Stars Series (PASS) announced today that with many Tour-type Modified Teams being committed to the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour event at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Friday and Saturday, officials felt it best to postpone the Twisted Tea Midsummer 75 event to Tuesday, August 16 and create an exciting doubleheader event to coincide the with the Phoenix Communications 150 for the NASCAR Modifieds on Wednesday, August 17th.

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New England Track Talk For July 10, 2022

Several local motorsports competitors are in action during this 2022 racing season.  The Kuhn family is one of them and is comprised of driver Ryan Kuhn of E. Bridgewater and father Jimmy, Jr. and grandfather Jimmy Sr.  both of West Bridgewater as part of his crew.

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Budweiser Re-Signed as Presenting Partner in the 60th Annual Sunoco World Series

Barre, VT and Naples, ME — Officials from The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Pro All Stars Series (PASS) announced today that they have renewed their partnership with Anheuser-Busch for the 2022 season at Connecticut’s Thompson Speedway.

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Mike Christopher Jr. Pockets $5,000 Prize in Nutmeg State 75 Presented by Twisted Tea at Thompson

THOMPSON, Conn. – For the second time in as many starts at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park in the 2022 Outlaw Open Modified Series season, Mike Christopher Jr. was in Victory Lane Wednesday at the Connecticut oval. Christopher rocketed to the lead with 58 laps complete in the Nutmeg State 75 presented by Twisted Tea and held off multiple challengers on multiple restarts to win the $5,000 prize.

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Outlaw Open Modified Series To Headline Mid-Week Racing Action at Thompson Speedway This Wednesday

THOMPSON, Conn. – For the first time since April, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park will roar back to life on Wednesday night for a mid-week special on June 15. Headlined by the $5,000 to win Outlaw Open Modified Series Nutmeg State 75 presented by Twisted Tea, the night includes six divisions of racing, with some of the top drivers from across the region headed back to Connecticut.

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Company Renews Agreement for Two Wednesday Night Shows at Thompson

Barre, VT and Naples, ME — Officials from the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Pro All Stars Series (PASS) announced today that they have renewed their partnership with the Boston Beer Company for a third consecutive year at Connecticut’s Thompson Speedway. Boston Beer, through its popular Twisted Tea brand, will serve as the headline sponsor for a pair of Wednesday Night Specials slated for June 15th and July 13th. 

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Thompson Wins First-Ever In Streets Saturday At Monadnock

WINCHESTER, N.H. – Second-generation Street Stocker Kenny Thompson scored his first career Monadnock Speedway feature win Saturday at the storied quarter-mile oval.

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