When you ask those who compete in or follow Northeast Modified racing who the best Tour-type Modified driver is outside the full-time roster of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, many will say it is five-time and defending Valenti Modified Racing Series champion Jon McKennedy. Both last season and this season, he continues to flex his […]

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Not too often do you hear of a driver set to make their tour or series debut at the age of 43, but that will happen this weekend when fan favorite Les Hinckley makes his first career NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour start. Hinckley of Windsor Locks, Connecticut and Brady Bunch Racing, under the care of […]

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Last December, the racing community lost two well-known and admired figures in its ranks. New England Auto Racers Hall of Fame members, Ron Bouchard and Joe Brady were both legendary names in the Modified racing ranks and at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP).   It is only fitting that as the New England racing season […]

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Ted Christopher is no stranger to victory lane at Concord Speedway (NC).  The veteran Modified racer from Plainville, Connecticut is the only driver to ever win a NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour event at the unique half-mile tri-oval.  With the tour returning to Concord Saturday for the first time since his win in 2009, Christopher […]

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Legendary Modified car owner Joe Brady passed away suddenly Friday night.   Brady, most recently the car owner of the No. 00  that Ted Christopher pilots on the Modified Racing Series, was inducted into the New England Auto Racers Hall of Fame in 2008.   During his five decades of being a car owner, Brady worked with some of […]

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