Ryan Preece came into World Series weekend at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park with rumors swirling around him about whether he will stay with the Flamingo Motorsports No. 16 or leave the team after the season finale for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour. He told Speed51.com powered by JEGS earlier in the week that his […]

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Twenty-fourth or better.  That is where Doug Coby has to finish on Sunday afternoon at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park in order to clinch his second NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour championship in the last three years.   Finishing 24th or better in a race that has a maximum starting field of 32 cars should be […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Deuces are wild for Doug Coby, who will look to drive the No. 2 Mike Smeriglio III Racing Chevrolet to his second NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour title this weekend in the Sunoco World Series 150 presented by Xtra Mart at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.   Coby enters the […]

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NEWTOWN, Mass. – After nine years of racing in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, Mike Smeriglio III is as close as he’s ever been to securing his first series championship.  The team owner is cautiously excited as he takes the No. 2 Dunleavy’s Repair/Hex Performance Chevrolet race team to Thompson Speedway for […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.  – Ted Christopher knows how to win. He’s done it more at Stafford Motor Speedway than any driver that has participated in the long and storied history of the Connecticut oval. This Sunday he’ll have two significant opportunities to add to the legacy at his home track.   With 42 triumphs overall, […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour championship contender Justin Bonsignore will look to make the most of lost opportunities by taking advantage of those that could be ahead of him this week at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.   Just four tallies behind points leader Doug Coby with the season winding […]

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---For the past two seasons on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, Doug Coby and Ryan Preece have been the two main protagonists in the chase for the championship with Coby beating Preece by 11 points in 2012 and Preece beating Coby last year by a 32 point margin.  Fast forward to the 2014 […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour has long been constituted of accomplished veterans who regularly reach Victory Lane. First-time winners are more of the exception than the rule, but the 2014 season is bucking that trend.   Three of the 10 races this year have featured first-time winners, including […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR Whelen Modified and Whelen Southern Modified Tours will head to Tennessee’s Bristol Motor Speedway for Wednesday’s sixth annual Bush’s Beans 150 combination race. Below is a statistical look at the performance of tours and selected drivers at the track:   Bristol Race Setup: Doug Coby and Andy Seuss lead the NASCAR Whelen Modified […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – A winner in two of the last three NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour events, Justin Bonsignore will look to build on the momentum that has thrust him into championship contention in Wednesday’s Bush’s Beans 150 at Bristol Motor Speedway.   Bonsignore, from Holtsville, New York, stands just three tallies behind points leader Doug Coby entering the 10th […]

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