SEEKONK, Mass. -- Two mid-week, open-wheel shows in just over one month are just part of a plan for a major 75th anniversary season at Seekonk Speedway in 2020.   Open Wheel Wednesday will return for the 16th annual event on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 – with the Tri Track Open Modified Series, NEMA Lite Dave Steele Memorial, and […]

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For only the second time in 10 years, the North-South Shootout trophy will remain south of the Mason-Dixon Line.  Burt Myers used a perfect mixture of a fast race car and solid pit strategy to top a strong field of 29 Tour-type Modifieds to win the 17th Annual North-South Shootout on Saturday afternoon at Hickory […]

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Click Here to Subscribe Click Here to Watch Live (After Subscribing)   One of the final Tour-type Modified races of the 2019 season, the 17th Annual North-South Shootout, will be held Saturday afternoon at Hickory Motor Speedway.  Race fans unable to make it out to the historic North Carolina oval will be able to watch […]

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The look on Jason Myers’ face was priceless.  After holding the provisional pole throughout much of Friday’s qualifying for the North-South Shootout, older brother Burt Myers topped his qualifying time to secure the number-one starting spot for Saturday’s Tour-type Modified race at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC).   Rolling out near the middle portion of qualifying, […]

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North and South collide this weekend at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) for the 17th Annual North-South Shootout, featuring some of the top Modified drivers from both the Northeast and Southeast.  To prepare for the event, here is a look "By the Numbers" at the history of the Modified showcase.   2: Patrick Emerling returns South […]

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Since moving into the Tour-type Modified ranks around 15 years ago, Les Hinckley has become a familiar name, particularly in his native New England while competing on the Tri-Track Open Modified Series and Valenti Modified Racing Series. On occasion, the Windsor Locks, Connecticut driver has also made trips down south, particularly for the North-South Shootout, […]

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The North-South Shootout comes to one of short track racing’s most historic venues, taking place at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) for the first time on November 9.  Race fans unable to make the trip to “The Birthplace of the NASCAR Stars” will still be able to watch the 17th Annual North-South Shootout live on Speed51.   […]

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Daytona Beach, Fla. — The debut of a new showcase track, the highly-anticipated return to an Virginia venue, and a strong slate of premier northeast short tracks make the 2020 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour schedule one of the most anticipated in recent years.   Three new tracks will be on the schedule:   The tour […]

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