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No Muffler Needed: Villifying Doug Coby For Demonstrating Passion Is A Bad Look

Classless. Jackass. Poor loser. Crybaby.  And those were some of the tamer descriptions of Doug Coby that pocked social media Saturday following Friday’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Stafford 150 at Stafford Speedway.  Oh and wanker, let’s not forget wanker.  For years we’ve heard the argument from so many fans from the highest levels to the […]

Castigating NASCAR Superstars For Disconnect With Short Track Racing Is Absurd

Jimmie Johnson is a seven-time Monster Energy Cup Series champion and certain Hall of Famer who has through his career proved himself to be a model citizen among his peers and an impeccable ambassador for NASCAR as a whole.  Though Johnson has never been one to moonlight at short track events, or even make many […]

But They’re Trying Hard: When Did Short Track Racing Become So Soft?

Editors Note: Immediately following the publishing of this column the Facebook posting referenced in the column was removed from Facebook. Social media. In short track racing – like in all walks of life – it can be something powerful and positive and also evil and devastating. February 18 marks the 40thanniversary of one of the […]

Driver X: Cheating

— Driver X is a veteran short track driver who has victories in multiple divisions and has been around racing since childhood. On a semi-regular basis, Driver X will bring an anonymous viewpoint from inside the paddock to RaceDayCT. The views and opinions expressed by Racer X are not necessarily the views and opinions of […]

Trend Setter: Never Giving Up Lands Ryan Preece Right Where His Dreams Hoped For

Admit it, you didn’t think this would happen. Nobody really thought this would happen. Well ok, nobody but Ryan Preece and his staunchest supporters thought this day could really happen. Two years ago when the the Berlin native and NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour veteran was languishing mid-pack or worse with JD Motorsports in the NASCAR […]

Terry Eames Deserves Better Than Dishonest Labeling As He Takes On GM Role At Thompson

It’s the way of the world today. Voices voices, everybody has a voice. The problem is there are no rules when it comes to what people can say. Social media, primarily Facebook, is such a powerful medium. Powerful for good, and at the same, powerful for evil. There’s no fact checking on Facebook. There’s no […]

Name Game: Senseless Mixture Of Division Names Creates Unneeded Perplexity In Short Track Racing

It was a simple mistake, but one that speaks volumes for an issue that plagues short track racing. After each Saturday night event this season, the New London-Waterford Speedbowl staff posts a graphic on social media highlighting the feature winners from their racing card. When the Speedbowl staff posted the graphic on Sunday it listed […]

Guest Column: Short Track Racing – A Vision Of Our Sport’s Future Concluded

— The following is a guest column from local racer Sean Foster, who also operates the website Short Track Racer with Max Collins  The views and opinions expressed in these columns are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the RaceDayCT staff. — Finish Line Thoughts As mentioned in the […]

Guest Column: Short Track Racing – A Vision Of Our Sport’s Future Part 10

— The following is a guest column from local racer Sean Foster, who also operates the website Short Track Racer with Max Collins  The views and opinions expressed in these columns are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the RaceDayCT staff. —  The Movement and Communication Between Tracks There […]

Guest Column: Short Track Racing – A Vision Of Our Sport’s Future Part 9

— The following is a guest column from local racer Sean Foster, who also operates the website Short Track Racer with Max Collins  The views and opinions expressed in these columns are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the RaceDayCT staff.   —  Community Immersion In order to create […]

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