NWSMT: Christopher & Preece Lead North Drivers Headed South for Concord Spring Explosion

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CONCORD, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Chris Keane/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — After Mother Nature postponed the Spring Explosion 150 on March 19, the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour (NWSMT) is ready for action tonight at Concord Speedway. The race will be the first time the tour appears at Concord since …

NWSMT: Ted Christopher, Burt Myers Lead Whelen Southern Modified Tour to Concord

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CONCORD, N.C. — release by Tim Southers, NASCAR — NASCAR photo — The second race of the 2016 NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour season is set for Saturday at Concord Speedway with the Southern Sizzler 150. This will be the first time the tour has visited the track since 2009 and is rescheduled from March 19 after rain postponed the …

SMRS: Jon McKennedy Wins Inaugural Event For Southern Modified Racing Series

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CONCORD, N.C. — official series release — PASS/SMRS photo — Jonathan McKennedy grabbed the lead from Brandon Ward on lap 94 and led the race until it was called for rain on lap 108 to win the inaugural Southern Modified Racing Series (SMRS) Presented By PASS event Saturday night at Hickory Motor Speedway.  McKennedy’s Easter Bunny 125 win came in an …

PASS: Jared Irvan Looking For “Home Track” Advantage in PASS South Return to Concord

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official series release — Laura Ward/PASS photo — For his entire life in motorsports, Jared Irvan has had to live up to greatness. His grandfather, Vic, was a terror on the short tracks of California, while his dad, Ernie, found success on stock car racing’s biggest stage, winning the Daytona 500 back in 1991. At just 18-years-old, …

NWSMT: Return of Concord, Debut of East Carolina Highlight 2016 Southern Mod Tour Slate

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — What was old has become new again as an 11-race, seven track schedule for the 2016 NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour was officially revealed Friday afternoon. North Carolina speedplant Concord Speedway has rejoined the Whelen Southern Modified Tour calendar for next year, while East Carolina Motor Speedway is a …

North-South Shootout Rivals Bonsignore, Hirschman Headline Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports Show Tonight at 7 ET on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Race Chaser Online/Performance Motorsports Network release – Debbie Horn/JBR photo – Prepared to tell both sides of the story, Justin Bonsignore and Matt Hirschman will take to the Performance Motorsports Network to break down the chaos, controversy and glory of the 13th annual John Blewett III/Roy Trantham Memorial North-South Shootout tonight on the Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports …

AUDIO/FEATURE: “I’m Taking it One Step at a Time.” Barrett Returns to Modified Action at Concord

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MIDLAND, N.C. – Audio, photo and story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – Regardless of the final outcome, this weekend’s 13th annual John Blewett III/Roy Trantham Memorial North/South Shootout in Memory of Charles Kepley will be classified as a success for Massachusetts young gun Tommy Barrett. Barrett, the Millis native making his second consecutive start in the …

NSS: 13th Annual North-South Shootout at Concord Postponed to Sunday Afternoon

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CONCORD, N.C. – official press release — The 13th Annual John Blewett III/Roy Trantham Memorial North-South Shootout In Memory Of Charles Kepley will have to wait one more day. Rain showers began falling overnight Friday into Saturday, and additional rain is forecasted to continue throughout the day, forcing North-South Shootout officials to postpone Saturday’s racing action at North Carolina’s Concord Speedway …

NSS: Hirschman Looking to Add Sixth North-South Shootout Crown to Stellar Resume

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CONCORD, N.C. – official event release — Matt Hirschman Racing photo — As far as Matt Hirschman is concerned, the North-South Shootout is the best race of his career. That’s a big statement coming from a driver such as Hirschman, who carries the moniker “Big Money.” Hirschman has won just about every big race there is to win in Modified …

PASS South: Kodie Conner Set for Move to Super Late Models During North/South Shootout

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KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — official team release — Photo supplied — The Pro All Stars Series have two races remaining in the 2015 season and for newly crowned PASS Pro Late Model champion Kodie Conner, the time is now to take on his next challenge. Conner, at the young age of 14, will attempt to start the final two PASS South …

NSS: Santos Returns to LFR Chassis; Joins Rob Fuller Motorsports for North-South Shootout

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — Darren McCollester/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Rob Fuller Motorsports will have an experienced racing veteran behind the wheel of its No. 15 modified during the upcoming North-South Shootout event at Concord Speedway on Nov. 6-7, as Bobby Santos is slated to make his return to an LFR Chassis. Santos, the 2010 NASCAR Whelen …

NSS: Coby Heading South for First Crack at Concord’s North-South Shootout Since 2009

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CONCORD, N.C. – official press release — Tim Bradbury/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — It’s been nearly six years since Doug Coby has taken a shot at winning the North-South Shootout. The last time the Milford, Conn., driver made the trip south to North Carolina for the end-of-year event was in 2009 when he finished third at Concord Speedway. A lot …