LINCOLN TECH 80 STAFFORD SHOWDOWN
Motor Speedway, Stafford, CT, will again host the
Valenti Modified Racing Series this Friday night
featuring an 80-lap shootout with New England’s
premier open-wheel touring division, the Valenti
Modified Racing Series in town. The race is the 3rd
annual Lincoln Tech 80.
Two weeks ago Friday, a season high 36 cars entered
the August race at Stafford, and series officials
are confident another strong turnout of race cars
could happen again. This Friday’s race is the third
and final appearance of the season by the popular
series, celebrating its 10th anniversary.
Steven Masse, of Bellingham, Ma, looks to add to his
seven series win total. Masse garnered his third win
last month at Stafford.
Joining Masse will be current point leader Rowan
Pennink, of Huntingdon Valley, PA, Tommy Barrett, of
Millis, Ma, winner of the June race at Stafford,
Louie Mechalides, of Tyngsboro, MA, Richard Savary,
of Canton, MA, and Chris Pasteryak, of Lisbon, CT.
Ted Christopher, of Plainville, CT, plans to be at
Stafford for the Lincoln Tech showdown. Stafford’s
all-time winner won the inaugural race in 2010.
Additionally, Norm Wrenn, of Nashua, Keith Rocco, of
Meriden, CT, Dan Meservey Jr, of Brewster, MA, Eddy
Spiers, of Beacon Falls, CT, Ryan Preece, of Berlin,
CT, Charlie Pasteryak, of Lisbon, and last year’s
winner, Jon McKennedy, of E. Chelmsford MA, are
VMRS qualifying heat races begin at 6:15 PM. An
autograph session will follow at 7:00 PM.
Friday’s race is the 14th event in a 19-race
schedule. Two races were lost to rain. Remaining
events include stops at Seekonk, MA, Lee, NH, and
Source: John Spence / Valenti Modified Racing Series