Waterford Speedbowl announcer John Gates will also be the voice of the New England Truck Series in 2014.
“I always felt the New England Truck Series needed an announcer to get things a little more pumped up for the fans and to give more info on upcoming and past events,” Gates said in a release. “This really is a great series and I’m excited to help it grow.”
Gates also works with fellow Speedbowl announcers Matt Buckler and Dave Baribault hosting the weekly Overdrive Radio Show Saturday’s on 94.9 FM in Connecticut.
— The Stafford Motor Speedway Facebook page was teasing a special announcement for Friday.
Stafford officials are expected to announce a key marketing partner to help replace what the track lost when CarQuest ended its longtime support of the facility after the 2013 season.
— The Little T Quarter Midget Club will host its Family Night Out at Tri State Speedway in Dudley, Mass. on Feb. 8 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The event is open to the public. The cost is $40 for those racing and $20 for non-racers. The proceeds will go to supporting the Little T Quarter Midget Club.
For more information check the event page on Facebook.