Story By: THOMPSON SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK – THOMPSON, CT – Officials from the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Pro All Stars Series (PASS) announced today that they have once again renewed their partnership with the Boston Beer Company for a fourth consecutive year at Connecticut’s Thompson Speedway.
Boston Beer, through its popular Twisted Tea brand, will serve as the headline sponsor for a pair of Wednesday Night Specials slated for June 21st and July 26th.
Both events include a $5,000-to-win Outlaw Open Modified Series ‘Dash for Cash’ 50-lap sprint along with a full card that includes the Thompson Speedway Late Models, SK Lite Modifieds, Limited Sportsman and Mini Stocks.
The first Twisted Tea Dash for Cash on Wednesday, June 21st will also feature a visit from the New England Supermodified Series (NESS) and the EdenRafferty Limited Sportsman Clash for Cash as the popular full-fendered division goes for extra cash bonuses on the Wednesday Night midweek opener. Twisted Tea will return as the headlining sponsor of the second Open Outlaw Modified Dash for Cash event on Wednesday, July 26th that will include special Double Features for the popular SK Light Modifieds.
The agreement continues a partnership that began in 2020. Boston Beer Company sponsored three divisions at the 58th World Series of Speedway Racing, continuing as a summer series partner in 2021 and 2022 to set the stage for this year’s multi-race deal. As part of the agreement, Boston Beer Company products will be sold in the Thompson Speedway concession area for fans of legal drinking age.
“We’re very proud and excited to continue our partnership with the Boston Beer Company,” PASS President Tom Mayberry said. “Our fans have told us how much they enjoy watching some great racing while responsibly enjoying Boston Beer Company products on a warm summer night.”
Boston Beer Company of Boston, MA is the fourth-largest brewery in the United States. Jim Koch founded the brewery in 1984 with Samuel Adams Boston Lager as its initial offering. The Vienna lager has remained the company’s flagship beverage to this today. The Samuel Adams line now includes more than a dozen year-round brews along with popular seasonal offerings such as Cold Snap, Summer Ale, Oktoberfest and Winter Lager.
In addition to expanding its Samuel Adams line-up, Boston Beer Company has added several other nationally-known brands, including Twisted Tea Hard Iced Tea, Truly Hard Seltzer, Angry Orchard Hard Cider, and Dogfish Head Craft Beer & Spirits. Learn more about the company and its products at www.bostonbeer.com.
Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park opens its midweek summer racing season on Wednesday, June 21st at 6:00pm. The Twisted Tea Dash for Cash #1 will feature the region’s top open-wheel racers for the $5,000-to-win prize in the first test of the all-new 50-lap format. Thompson Speedway will also be invaded by the New England Supermodified Series (NESS) in their second event of the 2023 season along with the special EdenRafferty Clash for Cash for the Limited Sportsman. The ACT-type Late Models, SK Light Modifieds, and Mini Stocks also join the card for an exciting summer season opener!
Post Time for Wednesday, June 21st is set for 6:00pm with Adult General Admission tickets available for $30, kids 12-6 for $10 and children 5 and under free! Pit Gates will open promptly at 2:30pm with Adult Pit Passes on sale for $45 with kids 12 and under available for $20.