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On behalf of Richard & Vanessa Jordan and the entire staff

WELCOME TO

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“Coming together is a beginning – Keeping together is progress.

Working together is success.”

Henry Ford



OFF SEASON BULLETIN BOARD



DRIVERS = IMPORTANT 2017 RULES UPDATES

NOTE 1 =  FOR ENHANCED SAFETY AS WELL AS SPEEDING UP RELINING OF CARS, USE OF RACECEIVERS (OR MONITORING OF TRACK RACECEIVER FREQUENCY) WILL BE MANDATORY FOR ALL CLASSES FOR THE 2017 SEASON. * RACEceiver Frequency = 454.000

NOTE 2 = ON TRACK TIRE CHECKS WILL BE DONE AT THE CONCLUSION OF EVERY RACE THIS SEASON. TOP 3 HEAT AND TOP 5 FEATURE MUST STOP AT SPECIFIED LOCATION ON TRACK TO SUBMIT TO A MANDATORY DUROMETER TEST BEFORE EXITING THE TRACK. Please see tire rules or your specific division rules for further details.

NOTE 3 = WISCASSET SPEEDWAY WILL CONTINUE TO USE ITS STANDARD HANDICAP LINEUP PROCEDURES FOR 2017. THE ONE CHANGE IS THAT (in order to reward drivers who race fulltime) IF A DRIVER MISSES TWO (2) CONSECUTIVE RACES OR MORE; UPON THEIR NEXT APPEARANCE, THEY MUST START AT REAR OF FIELD (ahead of any drivers making first appearance) Please see full Lineup Rules for complete details.

NOTE 4 = ALL CARS MUST GO TO TECH FOR A PRELIMINARY SAFETY/COMPLIANCE CHECK PRIOR TO RACING.

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3/26/17

RACING FOR A CURE FOR ALS – MEET DAVE WALKER

Oxford, Maine’s Dave Walker is a life-long race fan. Despite the physical limitations of ALS that have restricted his mobility over the past several years, it hasn’t limited his drive to support the racing community. He has been a fixture on the Maine racing scene and recently started his Walker Racing sponsorship team as well as Racing For a Cure for ALS foundation. Now he has big plans for Wiscasset Speedway in 2017.

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY & INTERVIEW

For info on Dave Walker’s Racing For a Cure Go Kart Driver Development program, call (207) 890-3085

 

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DRIVERS / RACE TEAMS 
* It’s time to register your car # and reserve your pit stall for 2017. Call Vanessa Jordan (207) 491-3720 or email wiscassetspeedway@gmail.com

 

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HELP WANTED

WISCASSET SPEEDWAY IS LOOKING FOR ENERGETIC TEAM PLAYERS TO FILL THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS – PRIOR EXPERIENCE A PLUS BUT NOT REQUIRED :

                        * TICKET SALES * CONCESSIONS WORKERS

                        * GATE & PARKING ATTENDENTS * PITSIDE LINEUP

IF INTERESTED, PLEASE CONTACT VANESSA JORDAN (207) 491-3720 or wiscassetspeedway@yahoo.com

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3/19/17

FOUR SEASON SYNTHETIC BOOSTS PAYOUT FOR MAY 6TH NELCAR LEGEND NAT’L QUALIFIER

Lee Mortenson of Four Season Synthetic – “Your Amsoil Factory Connection”, has been a longtime supporter of both the Nelcar Legends and Wiscasset Speedway. He recently announced that he is upping the ante, helping to triple Nelcar’s normal purse payout for the May 6th National Qualifier race at Wiscasset Speedway, as well as providing some sharp looking trophies for the special event. Mortenson is hoping this news will entice some of the southern New England teams to make the trek up to Maine’s fastest track on May 6th. For more info on the race, contact Terry Kirk of Nelcar at (207) 353-2866

For more information on Four Season Synthetic, go to http://fourseasonsynthetic.com/

SUPPORT THE BUSINESSES THAT SUPPORT WISCASSET SPEEDWAY !!

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3/18/17

NEW DIVISION SPONSOR !!

We’re excited to announce that Norm’s Used Cars of Wiscasset is now the title sponsor of the Wiscasset’s Strictly Street division for 2017 !! Located on Route 1 in Wiscasset; Norm’s is celebrating 40 years of business in the midcoast region with quality pre-owned cars & trucks, plus outstanding service. The Norm’s Used Cars Strictly Streets will run as part of Wiscasset’s Group 2 divisions.

For more info on Norm’s go to www.normsusedcars.com
SUPPORT THE BUSINESSES THAT SUPPORT WISCASSET SPEEDWAY !!

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photo from Re Motorsports

Story by Chris Roy

Kate Re, of Lovell, ME is starting a new chapter in her racing career.  “I plan to run a full season at Wiscasset in the 4 Cyl Pro Division and continue to run my kart some in the Sr. Sportsman Division at Richmond Karting Speedway.  I also plan to participate in some kart races out of state as well.”

 

Though Kate has been racing this winter she has been busy, “During the off season I’ve mostly been working on the car, preparing for the upcoming season.  I’ve also been spending time with family, snowmobiling and going to school.”

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY

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photo by RPM 360

Story by Chris Roy

Joey Doyon of Winterport, ME will be racing the#38 in the Late Model Series at Wiscasset Speedway this season. Joey use to race pro-stocks at Maines Fast Track in his early race days and, finished 4th last season in the Coastal 200.

Keeping busy in the off season Joey has been getting the car ready in the garage and doing some ice fishing.

Running the full schedule at Wiscasset this season and, a limited schedules at Unity Raceway and Speedway 95 in the late model as well as a few Sportsman races at Speedway 95.  One good reason for Joey to race at Wiscasset is, “It’ll be a lot easier for my parents, and my nephew Trey Brown races there. Now they can watch both of us.”

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY

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3/1/17    RACIN PREVIEW KIDS BIKE WINNERS !!

Congrats to our kids bike winners from the Racin’ Preview show this past weekend = Madison Moody and Bentley Holingsed  CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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1/5/17

LATE MODEL SPORTSMAN DRIVERS

IT’S TIME TO PRE-REGISTER FOR THE COASTAL 200

All Late Model Sportsman drivers that pre-register for the 2017 Coastal 200 by 5/1/17

will go into a drawing to win a pair of Hoosier tires for the race !!

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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1/5/17

PROSTOCK DRIVERS

IT’S TIME TO PRE-REGISTER FOR THE BOSS HOGG 150

All Prostock drivers that pre-register for the 2017 Boss Hogg 150 by 7/1/17

will go into a drawing to win a pair of Hoosier tires for the big race !!

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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1/4/17

THE RUSTY WALLACE RACING EXPERIENCE

is coming to Wiscasset Speedway on Wednesday June 15, 2017 !!

Are you ready to get out of the stands and really learn what racing is all about ? Get ready for the Rusty Wallace Racing Experience. Professional race cars and professional drivers teaching you the finer points of what it takes to wheel a 400 hp Super Late Model around Maine’s fastest track.

READ MORE HERE

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Out with the old … In with the new

work has begun on replacing the front stretch wall

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CONGRATULATIONS TO NEMA DRIVER JOHN ZYCH

FOR SETTING A NEW TRACK RECORD TIME OF 13.004 sec (103.814 mph avg)

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There’s Fast  …  Then there’s NEMA FAST !! 

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NEMA 1

NEMA Lites 1

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SPEND A DAY AT THE 2016 COASTAL 200

VIDEO BY JOHN MILLER PHOTOGRAPHY

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