LAS VEGAS – The final curtain fell on the Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by MAVTV on a bittersweet and historic Saturday night at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.   Justin Johnson took the lead from Dylan Cappello with 10 laps to go and pulled away to win $3,000 and the 100-lap SpillVak […]

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LAS VEGAS -- The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway will put the finishing touches on another exciting season when it hosts the West Coast Short Track Championships on Saturday night.   The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series, Lucas Oil Modified Series and USAC HPD Midgets Series all will run as part of the race schedule, […]

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LAKE HAVASU CITY, Arizona -- Taylor Miinch put the finishing touch on his second straight Lucas Oil Modified Series championship by stealing a win Saturday night at Havasu 95 Speedway.   Miinch, whose 2-point bonus for being fast qualifier had ended Justin Johnson’s longshot hope, got by pole-sitter and race-long leader Dylan Cappello on lap […]

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MADERA, California --  Justin Johnson got his first win in the Lucas Oil Modified Series and kept himself in the race for the series championship Saturday night at Madera Speedway.   “Finally,” Johnson said after his 0.398-second victory over Kyle Tellstrom in the K&N Engineering 75 presented by FAST EZ-EFI. “I messed us up a […]

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CORONA, California -- Eddie Secord has been around racing all his life. He’s built a lot of cars for himself and others and won a lot of races and championships for himself and others too.   It’s understandable then that five seasons ago, when he joined the Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by MAVTV, the […]

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WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah -- Kyle Tellstrom won the final Lucas Oil Modified Series race at Rocky Mountain Raceways Saturday night, then said it was more than just a victory.   “It was my redemption for two years ago, when I messed myself up and lost the race (at the same track),” he said, recalling […]

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BAKERSFIELD, California -- Jason Irwin missed a pretty good race Saturday night and he didn’t mind at all. The just-turned 21-year-old from Albuquerque, New Mexico, was having too much fun dominating the SpillVak Triple Crown I to give much thought to what was happening in the battle for positions behind him at Kern County Raceway. […]

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MADERA, California -- “When you’re good you’re good and we’re blessed,” Taylor Miinch said. “We’ve been blessed in a lot of ways in the last couple of years. We’ve put ourselves in the right spot and things have been happening.” That was the case again Saturday night, when Miinch won the SpillVak 75 presented by […]

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CORONA, California -- This is one of the favorite weekends of the season for Dylan Cappello, Scott Winters and Kyle Tellstrom.   That’s because between them they’ve won six of the past seven races the Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by MAVTV the Motorsports Network has run at Madera Speedway, and Saturday night (June 9) […]

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Continuing our analysis of the 2018 Speed51.com Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes, we shift our focus to the open-wheeled ground pounders of the nation’s asphalt short tracks, the mighty Modifieds.   Whether you drive with big 15-inch tires or the narrow eight-inch tires, you compete in the Northeast, Deep South, Midwest or desert […]

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