Mat Williamson was second across the finish line Saturday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte in the Can-Am World Finals, but that was enough to make him the first driver since 2015 to beat Matt Sheppard for the Super DIRTcar Series championship.   Williamson finished two spots ahead of Sheppard, adding to an […]

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On an adventurous and attrition-filled evening at The Dirt Track at Charlotte , Jimmy Phelps survived to win the Super DIRTcar Series feature at the Can-Am World Finals for his first win in the series this year.   Phelps assumed the lead on lap 22 when leader Billy Decker slowed with a flat tire, coming […]

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North and South collide this weekend at Hickory Motor Speedway for the 17th Annual North-South Shootout, featuring some of the top Modified drivers from both the Northeast and Southeast.  To prepare for the event, here is a look "By the Numbers" at the history of the Modified showcase.   2: Patrick Emerling returns South […]

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Four championships, countless memories, and a career that has put him on a pedestal as one of the top car owners in the history of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.   The last two decades have earned Mike Smeriglio everything he could have ever imagined as a car owner. He’s been faced with a lot of decisions in […]

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Gerald Campbell was lights-out when it mattered Tuesday night in the Speed51 Elite Modified Tour, taking advantage of a late-race penalty to secure the win at the virtual Myrtle Beach Speedway.  The showing was particularly impressive, considering the lights were nearly out – literally – on his shot to compete in the 3 Wide TV […]

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Just 36 hours after the latest moment that shocked the Modified racing world, the two main combatants on the final lap of Saturday’s Tri-Track Open Modified Series Haunted Hundred at Seekonk Speedway each took some time to both look back on the incident forward on Monday morning. Both Matt Hirschman and Ron Silk made […]

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Tensions were high entering the Southern Modified Series finale at Caraway Speedway , with two-time defending champion Jeremy Gerstner leading John Smith by five points after Smith’s win at Hickory Motor Speedway .   Those tensions came to a boiling point on Saturday, with Smith winning the race and the title while Gerstner fumed […]

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Seekonk, MA - A stacked field of series regulars will be joined by some new faces when the Tri-Track Open Modified Series heads to Seekonk Speedway in Seekonk, MA, this Saturday, October 26 for the 2019 season finale. The Haunted Hundred will see the chase to the championship come down to Ronnie Williams of […]

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A pair of the Northeast's premier touring series will conclude their 2019 seasons Saturday afternoon during the Haunted Hundred event at Seekonk Speedway .  We take a look at both the Pro All Stars Series North and Tri-Track Open Modified Series championship races in this edition of By the Numbers on Speed51.   2: […]

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