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Speedbowl Doc Series Part 2 (1961-1974)

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Part 2 of the 6-part documentary series on the history of the New London-Waterford Speedbowl located in Waterford, CT. This edition covers events from 1961-1974 when the original ownership group sold the track. Includes profiles on the old Bomber & Daredevil divisions, The Norwalk Night Rider Bill Sweet, the origins of Gada Racing, legendary Speedbowl cars like the L&M, M, 716 and Budda’s Bullet #3 as well as the motorcycle track of the early 1970’s, the management changes during this time and eventual sale of the track after the 1974 season.

A Vault Productions film written & directed by Waterford, CT native Tom DiMaggio and based on his research at speedbowlhistory.com

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