While the 2016 offseason for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour saw a number of changes, one group that stayed intact over the winter was the No. 16 Flamingo Motorsports team. The team will return for a full campaign this upcoming season with Long Island’s Timmy Solomito once again behind the wheel of the Eric Sanderson-owned […]

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It’s hard to believe it, but the Northeast racing season is just one month away.   Mother Nature cooperated for much of the winter and that’s great news for race tracks like Lee USA Speedway (NH) who as recently as last year have been forced to postpone their season opener.  There should be no worries […]

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THOMPSON, CT) - The 42nd Annual Icebreaker, one of the most highly anticipated racing events in New England, will take place on April 8-10, featuring the first championship race of the season for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour (NWMT). The Icebreaker this year has been expanded to twelve divisions of racing, and will once again include […]

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The first race of the year kicked off at Berlin Raceway and Entertainment Complex with temps in the mid 70's and sunny skies. With packed grandstands and pits, The Icebreaker presented by the Grand Rapids Drive was anything but icy. Fans and race teams alike were happy to be back and conditions couldn't have been […]

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Doug Coby took a big swing during the offseason when his Mike Smeriglio Racing team made the change from a Troyer chassis to a new LFR chassis.  When the defending NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion made the decision, his team had no idea how it would pay off.  Leading up to the green flag for […]

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The winter season lasts the same amount of days every calendar year, but this one between the 2014 and 2015 racing season felt like it would never end.  Thankfully it finally has, the snow has melted, the ground is thawing and now it's time for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour to break some ice at […]

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Rookies, champions, youth and experience make up the current entry list for the season-opening NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Icebreaker event at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park on April 12.  Updated today by NASCAR, the entry list for the prestigious race has now reached 36 drivers, the largest field for the event since 2010 when 37 drivers […]

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Walpole, NH – The Granite State Pro Stock Series will travel to Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park, April 11-12, for the Ice Breaker. The Ice Breaker will be the first event of the 12-race season, and will be the fifth time the Granite State Pro Stock Series has visited the facility since 2013, including the World […]

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Running on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour has been a dream his whole life.   That dream will finally become reality for Brandon Oltra on April 11 when the series takes to the high banks of Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (CT) for the season opening Icebreaker 150.   “I never thought it was plausible, but as […]

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Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park announced on Wednesday afternoon that the March 28 Test & Tune at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park has been cancelled. Despite the track's best efforts, the weather conditions will not allow any on-track activities. Track officials will still be opening the facility on Saturday, March 28 from 9AM until Noon, for drivers to […]

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