A Rap Board for Race Fans
Welcome to Race Rap! A Rap Board for Race Fans
Top News
Pass Series Racing News
Apr 24, 2017 - Alan Deitz
PASS Statement Regarding Raphael Lessard Disqualification At Hickory

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Apr 24, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Jerick Johnson Racing POW/MIA Freedom Car at Southern National Motorsports Park

Pass Series Racing News
Apr 24, 2017 - Alan Dietz
Could Another Classic Finish Be In Store For PASS Return To Oxford On Sunday?

Denny Hamlin Fan Club News
Apr 24, 2017 -
Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown canceled for second consecutive season

Franklin County Speedway News
Apr 23, 2017 - Langley Austin
Heavy Rain Forecast Cancels Spring Sizzler at Franklin County Speedway

South Boston Speedway News
Apr 23, 2017 -
Saturday's Racing Action At South Boston Rained Out

Southern National Motorsports Park News
Apr 23, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Diaz and Findley Prevail in Late Model Duels at Southern National

Southside Speedway News
Apr 23, 2017 -
MASON BAILEY EARNS FIRST LATE MODEL VICTORY AT SOUTHSIDE SPEEDWAY

Southside Speedway News
Apr 23, 2017 -
Southside Speedway Season Opener 2017 VIDEO

OTHER News
Apr 20, 2017 -
AkzoNobel To Create New Biz In Lieu Of $24.5B PPG Takeover

Wake County Speedway News
Apr 20, 2017 - By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod
Fan Appreciation Night Friday At Wake County Speedway

The Plain Truth News
Apr 19, 2017 -
Bill O'Reilly Out at Fox News Channel

Langley Speedway News
Apr 19, 2017 -
LANGLEY SPEEDWAY, LATE MODEL VIDEO, FEATURE 2, SATURDAY APRIL 15TH 2017

Langley Speedway News
Apr 19, 2017 -
VIDEO: LANGLEY SPEEDWAY, LEGENDS, FEATURE, SATURDAY APRIL 15TH 2017

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Apr 19, 2017 -
Matthews Scores First Win of 2017 and Three Podium Finishes

Carteret County Speedway News
Apr 17, 2017 -
Crash Video: Napa Night 4 16 17

The Plain Truth News
Apr 17, 2017 -
HEADLINES & STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

Dominion Raceway News
Apr 16, 2017 -
Radley Chevrolet Duels at DR RESULTS

East Carolina Motor Speedway News
Apr 16, 2017 -
Brandon McMurray Jolly Time 200 RESULTS

Greenville Pickens Speedway News
Apr 16, 2017 -
Week-6 NWAAS / Bandit Big Rig Series Results

Myrtle Beach Speedway News
Apr 16, 2017 -
Fan Appreciation Night Results from the Beach -Sam Yarborough Wins LMSC

Langley Speedway News
Apr 16, 2017 -
Greg Edwards, Matt Waltz split 66-lap Late Model victories at Langley Speedway

Virginia Motor Speedway News
Apr 16, 2017 - Dave Seay
Bare Holds off Williams in Epic Battle for the Pro Late Model win at Virginia Motor Speedway

Pass Series Racing News
Apr 16, 2017 - Alan Dietz
Peltier Edges Rowe For 4th Easter Bunny 150 Triumph At Hickory

OTHER News
Apr 16, 2017 - Lance Jennings
SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: April 15, 2017

Myrtle Beach Speedway News
Apr 15, 2017 -
Grandsons of Richard Petty, Joe Gibbs to race at Myrtle Beach

Dominion Raceway News
Apr 15, 2017 -
Tonight at Dominion Speedway

Dominion Raceway News
Apr 15, 2017 -
dominion tnt 4/13/17 - VIDEO

South Boston Speedway News
Apr 15, 2017 - Mike Smith
After Long Absence, Sellers Back In Victory Lane At South Boston Speedway

Langley Speedway News
Apr 15, 2017 -
Edwards back in the driver’s seat

Hickory Motor Speedway News
Apr 14, 2017 -
PASS, USAC series highlight Easter weekend at Hickory Motor Speedway

Langley Speedway News
Apr 14, 2017 -
Humblet steals Modified Division thunder at Langley Speedway

THOMPSON INTL. Speedway News
Apr 10, 2017 -
Rowan Pennink Returns Iconic Whelen Mod Tour Ride To Victory Lane At Thompson Icebreaker

OTHER News
Apr 9, 2017 -
County Line Raceway 4/8/2017

Virginia Motor Speedway News
Apr 9, 2017 -
Virginia Motor Speedway 4/8/2017

Dominion Raceway News
Apr 9, 2017 -
Tyler Hughes take Domion Late Model Race - Full Results

OTHER News
Apr 9, 2017 -
USCS Thunder in the Carolinas - Round # 1

ARCA Remax Series News
Apr 9, 2017 -
Mechanical failure robs Gus Dean; GREE of strong finish at Nashville

Waterford Speedbowl News
Apr 9, 2017 -
NASCAR ends relationship with New London-Waterford Speedbowl following owner’s arrest for Human Trafficking

Wake County Speedway News
Apr 9, 2017 -
Turner Asphalt Season Kick-Off RESULTS

Southern National Motorsports Park News
Apr 9, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Brandon Ward Scores Sentimental Victory at Southern National

Southern National Motorsports Park News
Apr 9, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Mason Diaz Scores First Career Late Model Win at Southern National

South Boston Speedway News
Apr 9, 2017 -
McCarty, Sellers Split SoBo Late Model Stock Car Twinbill

Virginia International Raceway News
Apr 9, 2017 -
BMW Virginia Intl Raceway Updates

Waterford Speedbowl News
Apr 8, 2017 -
NASCAR RACE CANCELLED FOLLOWING FBI ARRESTS--TV NEWS VIDEO

OTHER News
Apr 8, 2017 -
USPKS Carolina Grand Prix

THOMPSON INTL. Speedway News
Apr 8, 2017 -
Thompson Ice Breaker Coverage

Wake County Speedway News
Apr 7, 2017 - Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod
Wake County Speedway Season Opener This Friday Night April 7, 2017

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Apr 5, 2017 -
Gus Dean seeks redemption to ARCA season at Nashville

Langley Speedway News
Apr 4, 2017 -
WOODY HOWARD WINS INEX LEGEND FEATURE ON OPENING NIGHT AT LANGLEY SPEEDWAY


Please patronize our sponsors!
Danny


Tamco Paint.Com NOW ONLINE

Legend
  8:21am   Past Hour
  7:21am   1-4 hrs old
  4:21am   4-12 hrs
  8:21pm   12-24 hrs
  8:21am   Over 24 hrs
     Registered Key
     Referred Key
RaceRap News & Messageboard  Page topnews: Viewing Top News Article
   Viewing Top News Article
Stafford Motor Speedway

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Josh Wood Ready for Double Duty at Stafford Speedway in 2017
Jan 18, 2017 - updated Jan 18th, 2017 5:37am
Web posted by

--

(Stafford Springs, CT)---In a big move for the 2017 season, 2013 Limited Late Model Track Champion and multi-time winner in the Late Model division, Josh Wood, will be adding an SK Modified® ride to his racing stable. Wood will remain behind the wheel of the #17 Bob Peterson owned Late Model but will pull double-duty throughout the 2017 season also piloting the #24 SK Modified®.
“It was just a case of me wanting to keep moving up and challenging myself,” explained Wood. “Going up to the SK Modifieds® is a big jump and those drivers are the best in the business and some of the best on the east coast. It’s going to be a challenge but it’ll be fun.”

During the 2016 season Wood tested the waters running 2 SK Modified® features with 2 different teams and mixed results. Wood ran one race with the #11 LFR Northeast team and a 2nd race in a Todd Owen prepared car, notching a 24th and 21st place finish respectively. Though both results ended in mid-race incidents Wood is confident that his new team will be ready to compete with the best of the best when they unload at the NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler on April 28-30.

“We’re hoping that we can be a top-10 car in the SK’s,” continued Wood. “It’s a really tough division so we’re not looking to go out there with guns blazing and try to be in the top-5 every race, that’s not realistic for us. We have a new car built and prepared by Todd Owen and Butch Shea at Chassis Pro. I’m not really sure if we’ll be able to use our notes from last year or not but I know that I’ll be comfortable with what I have under me and if we’re not performing well then it won’t be the motor or the car, it will be me.”

Wood joins a long list of SK drivers that have run both the Late Models and SK Modifieds® on a weekly basis. Woody Pitkat and Keith Rocco have spent multiple season driving in both divisions and in 2016 Glen Reen doubled up and won both the SK Modified® and Late Model features in the same night behind the wheel of the #17 SK Modified® and #31 Late Model. Wood is confident that he can continue his success in full-body competition as he learns in the SK Modified®.

“The biggest goal for the SK will be to stay out of trouble and bring the car home in one piece each week,” explained Wood. “With the Late Model, things are looking pretty good, we’re hoping we can win some races again and contend for the championship. It’s all going to depend on how the season gets started for us and if we can stay consistent.”

The #24 SK team with Wood behind the wheel will have to learn quickly if they hope to score good finishes in 2017. The SK Modified® division continues to be one of the strongest in the country with all drivers finishing in the top-15 of the 2016 point standings set to return to competition in 2017. Wood and his team are excited for the challenge and looking forward to the season.
Wood and the #17 Late Model team has had long-time support from Flamingo Motorsports, C+S Engineering, R.A.D. Automachine, and Falls Alignment. All will be continuing their support throughout the 2017 season.

Wood will kick off his double duty 2017 season in the 46th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler on April 28-30. Tickets for the “Greatest Race in the History of Spring” are on sale now at the Speedway Box Office. Tickets are priced at $40.00 for adult general admission tickets, $5.00 for children ages 6-14, and children ages 5 and under are admitted free of charge when accompanied by an adult. Reserved seating is priced at $42.00 for all ages. As always, Stafford Motor Speedway offers free parking with overnight parking available. All tickets are good for both Saturday and Sunday admission. All ticket prices include 10% CT Admission Tax.

For more information on the 46th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Spring Sizzler, or to order tickets, contact the Stafford Motor Speedway track office at 860-684-2783 or visit us on the web at www.staffordspeedway.com.


Home  |  Contact

(c) Copyright 2017 RaceRap, LLC

[ Go To Top of Page ]

Tracksdie Weather


Driver Web Sites - Click Here

Advertisers







Tracks

Click Here for entire list of tracks and series

RaceRap News & Photo Page
RaceRap News & Photo Page

Dillon Motor Speedway
Dillon Motor Speedway

Caraway Speedway
Caraway Speedway

Hickory Motor Speedway
Hickory Motor Speedway

Driver & Team Press Releases
Driver & Team Press Releases

Florence Motor Speedway
Florence Motor Speedway

Coastal Plains Raceway Park
Coastal Plains Raceway Park

Richmond International Raceway
Richmond International Raceway

Myrtle Beach Speedway
Myrtle Beach Speedway

Southside Speedway
Southside Speedway

Southern National Motorsports Park
Southern National Motorsports Park

Mountain View Speedway
Mountain View Speedway

Editorial

Lonesome Pine Raceway
Lonesome Pine Raceway

ACE Speedway
ACE Speedway

Wake County Speedway
Wake County Speedway

Carteret County Speedway
Carteret County Speedway



Series

Click Here for entire list of tracks and series

Pass Series Racing
Pass Series Racing

UARA Series
UARA Series

MiniStock Mayhem Series
MiniStock Mayhem Series

South East Limited Late Models Series
South East Limited Late Models Series


RaceRap, LLC

RaceRap