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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Thompson, Conn: Ryan Preece led a contingent of drivers to visit Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park victory lane in the final day of the Sunoco World Series of Speedway Racing presented by Xtra Mart. Preece was dominant in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race leading 137 of 150 laps. In NASCAR Whelen All American Series action, […]

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Woody Pitkat flexed his muscles on the track and in victory lane during Saturday’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour F.W. Webb 100 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.  Pitkat swapped the lead with Todd Szegedy multiple times late on his way to securing his second career Tour victory.   Speed51.com’s talented staff of photographers were at “The […]

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Woody Pitkat survived a 20-minute red flag, a green-white-checkered finish and a big block he threw on Todd Szegedy to score his first win at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.  For the Connecticut driver it was an emotional second win on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour this year.   “What I was trying to do was […]

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Woody Pitkat has been trying for a long time to get to victory lane on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.  He finally got that win in his 86th career start after taking the lead from Ron Silk with 35 laps to go Friday night in the Call Before You Dig 811 150 at Connecticut’s Stafford […]

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Thompson, CT- The Sunoco Modifieds reclaim center stage at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP) for their 20/20 Sprint event on Whelen Night, Wednesday, July 30th. The unique format will feature a three segment race for the Sunoco Modifieds, with the lowest overall point total taking the victory.  The first segment will be lined up from […]

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12:04 The champions of the 47th Annual World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing Super Late Model: #74 Ryan Moore Pro Late Model: #41 Brandon Johnson NASCAR Modified: #79 Woody Pitkat FL/IMCA Modified: #22 Josh Todd Pro-Truck: #26 Jessica Murphy Speed51.com will have post-World Series coverage on our site next week. Until then, good night from […]

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1:53 That will do it for Trackside Now from New Smyrna Speedway. We’ll be back here yet again for Night #7 of the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing. Coverage begins shortly after the noon hour.   11:53 The winners tonight, Night #6 of the World Series were: Scotty Reeves – Pro-Truck Brandon Johnson […]

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11:27 That will do it for Speed51.com from New Smyrna tonight. We will see you tomorrow! Your winners tonight: Super Late Model – Kyle Benjamin NASCAR Modified – Woody Pitkat Pro Late Model – Jared Fryar FL/IMCA Modified – Jerry Symons FL/IMCA Modified World Series champ – Josh Todd.    Edit   Delete Entry 11:26 Click here to visit site […]

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