Eighteen years ago the Northeast Midget Association held its first Boston Louie Seymour Memorial at Seekonk Speedway, and it rapidly became a signature event for midget racing in the northeast.  On July 23 the NEMA Midgets and NEMA Lites will invade Seekonk Speedway again for Open Wheel Wednesday, joining the Modifieds for a night of […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – With three wins already in the books as the 2014 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season reaches the halfway point this week, Bobby Santos looks to be firmly entrenched in the championship chase.   Santos, from Franklin, Massachusetts, took down win No. 3 last week at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to move […]

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Bobby Santos, who trailed leader Ted Christopher into the final corner of Saturday’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour event at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, knew what he was going to do to get the lead coming to the checkers.   He knew what Christopher was going to do to try to hold the lead, as well. […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour has a history with New Hampshire Motor Speedway that dates back to the very beginning days of stock car racing at the Loudon oval. Another chapter will be written this week with the inaugural Whelen All-Star Shootout. Saturday’s Sunoco 100 will be the 60th all-time Whelen Modified […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Leading Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate Timmy Solomito hopes that returning home to New York’s Riverhead Raceway for Saturday’s Hoosier Tire 200 will be the perfect opportunity to capture his first tour checkered flag. Solomito, a 22-year-old from Islip, grew up racing at the famed Long Island bullring. Although he’s a […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Since the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour returned to Waterford Speedbowl in 2012, both editions of the Mr. Rooter 161 at the Connecticut shoreline oval have come down to Doug Coby versus Ryan Preece in green-white-checkered flag finishes. Odds are the storyline will persist this Saturday. Two years ago Coby was the class […]

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The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour returned to Stafford Motor Speedway (CT)  last Friday, June 6 for the third attempt at running the TSI Harley-Davidson 125.  With no clouds in the sky, Doug Coby dominated the field on his way to capturing his first NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour win of 2014. In other action, Ryan Preece won […]

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For the week: June 2-June 8, 2014   Mother Nature had been the most formidable opponent for each and every one of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour drivers over the past three weeks.  On two separate Friday nights, beginning with May 23, rain forced the postponement of the TSI Harley-Davidson 125 event at Connecticut’s Stafford […]

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Before Doug Coby could drive to victory lane at Stafford Motor Speedway Friday night, he had to withstand two postponements of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour TSI Harley-Davidson 125.  Then that wait had to be lengthened even further through a green-white-checkered restart at the Connecticut half mile. The three-week and extra-lap wait was worth it […]

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6:51 That will do it for us here tonight. Good night from the “Magic Mile!” Edit Delete Entry 6:50 BOND AUTO PARTS ACT INVITATIONAL FINISH 1 Ray Parent 2 Patrick Laperle 3 Joey Polewarczyk, Jr. 4 Wayne Helliwell, Jr. 5 Ricky Rolfe 6 Tom Carey, Jr. 7 Brian Hoar 8 Ben Lynch 9 Dan McHattie […]

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