Thompson, CT -- When the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour rolls into Thompson for the 57th annual Sunoco World Series October 11-13, two drivers are going to be in contention to earn the series championship.   Doug Coby, a five-time champion looking to add to his historic resume, leads defending Whelen Modified Tour champion Justin Bonsignore […]

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Doug Coby laid down a pair of fast laps Friday afternoon to earn the pole position for Saturday’s Musket 250 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The current NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour points leader scored the 30th pole award of his career and eighth of the 2019 season.   Coby went out 31st of the 33 […]

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Mike Stefanik's impact on the world of motorsports cannot be denied.  That was apparent Sunday evening when the tragic news was delivered that the nine-time NASCAR champion had been killed in a plane crash in Sterling, Connecticut.  As the news spread, the reflections and comments from those he impacted began spreading on social media.   […]

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The unpredictability of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour got cranked up another notch Wednesday night at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (CT) in the latter half of the Budweiser 150.   After breaking away from the rest of the field with Justin Bonsignore in close pursuit, Doug Coby’s big lead turned into a fight to get […]

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In today's racing world, becoming a star takes more than just on-track performance. Just like the high component braking systems and components offered by StopTech, it takes the full package. Part of that package involves creativity and ability to interact with fans on social media.   With that in mind, Speed51.com has teamed up with […]

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For the first 146 laps of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Stafford 150 on Friday night, Doug Coby had a stranglehold on the night’s headlines. But, when Joey Cipriano spun with four laps to go in what had been a caution-free race to that point, drama had suddenly crashed the party at Stafford Motor Speedway […]

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