For the past two years, Modified racing has been in a constant state of flux throughout the Southeast, with the end of the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour after 2016 causing the most amount of ripples. Teams and drivers have slowly been settling into the new climate of the south still dominated by the weekly […]

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In a year of multiple opportunities, Modified ace Andy Seuss is being presented with yet another, this time an encore opportunity in the Brady Bunch No. 00, only this time, it will be at one of the marquee Modified events on the schedule.   Seuss will take the seat of the famous ‘00’ this coming […]

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All good things at one time or another must come to an end, and that is true for even the most dynamic combinations in the history of motorsports. Friday afternoon one of those great chapters reached its end as NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour driver Andy Seuss and longtime car owner Eddie Harvey announced that they […]

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Sometimes there is more to life than racing.  Nearly everyone in the sport has a moment at one time or another when they elect to put racing to the side in order to focus on something bigger than just going fast.  This weekend is one of those moments for 2013 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion […]

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The 2016 short track racing season featured many storylines.  There was dominance, close calls, feel-good moments and heartbreak.  We take a look back on the exciting season with our resident "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   Berry’s Batting Average: In 2015 Josh Berry won 75% of the CARS […]

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Revised: Despite numerous sources telling Speed51.com that a NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour event was confirmed for Langley Speedway in 2017, Speed51.com has learned that no event is currently scheduled at Langley Speedway.   “Unfortunately, at this time a sanctioning agreement does not exist that is signed by NASCAR and a representative of Victory Lane Motorsports […]

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The NASCAR industry turned out in Charlotte, North Carolina for its annual Night of Champions banquet, which celebrates the champions in all six of NASCAR’s touring series in North America and Europe.   Anthony Kumpen , Cayden Lapcevich , Justin Haley , Todd Gilliland (NASCAR K&N […]

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There will be only one NASCAR-sanctioned Modified Tour in 2017.  After months of speculation, RaceDayCT.com first reported on Wednesday afternoon that NASCAR will be merging the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour for the 2017 season. After conversations with several people who attended the meetings (via in person or […]

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