Tour-type Modified racing will begin in the Northeast region Saturday night with the John “Peepers” Yerger Tribute race at Mahoning Valley Speedway (PA). Former NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion Ron Silk will be among the Modified stars joining the party for the 77-lap event, in what will be his first start at the Pennsylvania track. […]

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Lehighton, PA -- When Mahoning Valley Speedway gets the 2020 season rolling this coming Saturday night, June 13 with the running of the John “Peepers” Yerger Tribute 77-lapper, all indications are that a star-studded field of local and regional Modified drivers will be on hand at the paved ¼-mile oval.   Much of that was […]

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(LEHIGHTON, PA) Jimmy Blewett is a four time Wall Stadium Speedway Modified champion, he’s been victorious on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, he also races a dirt Modified and has amassed over 150 feature wins while traveling up and down the eastern seaboard.   But despite his many successes the driver best known as “Showtime” […]

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Race of Champions Modified Series and Lake Erie Speedway management have been able to secure a return to racing date with events taking place on Friday, June 26 and the originally scheduled show on Saturday, June 27.   The show that was postponed on Friday, June 6 featuring the Race of Champions Sportsman Modifieds and […]

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OSWEGO, NY (June 2, 2020) - Due to circumstances and restrictions involving the COVID-19 outbreak in the state of New Hampshire, ISMA and Monadnock Speedway officials have made the decision to cancel the Saturday, June 27 ISMA Opener at the Winchester oval. Following a rain out a season ago, this is the second consecutive year […]

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Riverhead Raceway owners Eddie & Connie Partridge and Tom Gatz announced Monday morning that due to the continuing Covid-19 worldwide pandemic and subsequent federal and state restrictions put into place by local & state officials they are forced to cancel all racing events for the month of June. In losing events slated for June Riverhead […]

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Race of Champions Modified Series and Lake Erie Speedway management will be postponing the June 6 event at Lake Erie Speedway, which featured the Race of Champions Sportsman Modifieds and Race of Champions Super Stocks, the event also included the Midwest Compacts, U.S. (INEX) Legend Cars, and Bandoleros.   The event has been postponed due […]

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The season-opening Wade Cole Memorial 133 for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour has been postponed due to a forecast of inclement weather. "With inclement weather predicted for the weekend, NASCAR and Myrtle Beach Speedway have made the decision to postpone Saturday’s Wade Cole Memorial 133 presented by Dunleavy’s Truck & Trailer Repair for the NASCAR […]

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NASCAR will open the 2020 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season on Saturday, May 30, at South Carolina’s Myrtle Beach Speedway with the Wade Cole Memorial 133 presented by Dunleavy’s Truck & Trailer Repair.   The championship points event is slated to take the green flag at 6 p.m. ET.   "The support of Whelen Engineering, […]

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Today, we take a look at the history of the famous track in South Carolina that so many great drivers have run over the years.  Myrtle Beach Speedway is as unique of a racetrack as the entire town itself.  With an abrasive surface that acts like a cheese grater on tires, saving your equipment for […]

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