2012 Track Champions to be honored Saturday at annual Awards Banquet
Ceremony will be held January 12th at Groton Inn & Suites
Waterford, CT (January 7, 2012) – Waterford Speedbowl will honor its 2012 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series track champions this Saturday evening at Groton Inn & Suites, located in Groton, CT. In addition, champions from the track’s other Saturday night racing series will be celebrated. Approximately seventy race teams and nearly 500 guests will assemble at the event.
Drivers and race teams in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series SK Modified®, Bob Valenti Auto Mall Late Model, Street Stock, Mini Stock and SK Light Modified divisions will receive awards from the Speedbowl, NASCAR, and track sponsors. The Speedbowl’s Saturday Legend Cars series will also be celebrated, along with the Bandolero, Super X-Car and X-Car Saturday Showdown titlists. Guests of honor include the respective track champions from each division.
Special awards for the Top Rookie Driver, Sportsman of the Year, Most Improved Driver and Pit Crew of the Year will be named in the five NASCAR divisions along with the track’s Saturday Legends Cars series. Highlights from the 2012 season – the Speedbowl’s 62nd consecutive year of operation – will be shared and the 2013 event schedule will be revealed to those in attendance.
A limited number of cash tickets are available for purchase at the door on Saturday at $45.00 per person. Admission includes a plated dinner and awards ceremony followed by an evening of entertainment and dancing. Cocktail hour begins at 6:00pm, with dinner and awards beginning promptly at 7:00pm. Groton Inn & Suites is located at 99 Gold Star Highway (Route 184) in Groton, CT.
More information can be obtained by contacting the track office at 860.442.1585 during the posted winter office hours. Questions may also be emailed to [email protected] Tickets can be purchased online at Speedbowl.com via the site’s new online store.