AUDIO/QUALIFYING: Coby & Bonsignore On Front Row For NAPA Fall Final 150

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — It couldn’t be scripted any better. Sunday’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour NAPA Fall Final 150 will be the penultimate race in the 2016 championship chase. And the two drivers that are battling it out for the title trophy will bring the field to green on the front row for the main event throwdown in Stafford. Doug …

AUDIO/RECAP: Doug Coby Gets Fourth NHMS Trophy in New England 100

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Some say defending NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion Doug Coby is on a roll, but that may be an understatement. Coby had won three career New Hampshire Motor Speedway Whelen Modified Tour races entering Saturday, but that number changed at the end of the New England 100.

NWMT: Ron Silk Captures Fourth Career New Hampshire Pole

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Ron Silk took the Danny Watts owned car No. 82 to the top of the charts in qualifying for the New England 100 on Saturday. Silk, behind the wheel of the Horton Avenue Materials Chevrolet, posted a fast time of 128.702 mph around the one-mile New Hampshire Motor Speedway. It was Silk’s 10th career pole in his career and his fourth career at NHMS.

Throwback Thursday: Elliott Sadler Wins in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series’ First Visit to Pocono

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LONG POND, Pa. — Story by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Chris Trotman/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — In 35 years, only one NASCAR sanctioned series competed at the 2.5-mile Pocono Raceway. That all changed in September 2009 when it was announced that the Camping World Truck Series would run at the Tricky Triangle on July 31, …

NWMT: Right Where He Left Off; Defending Loudon Winner Santos Quickest in First Practice

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LOUDON, N.H. — by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Bobby Santos’ defense of his July 2014 victory at New Hampshire Motor Speedway is off to a fast start. Santos, a Franklin, Massachusetts, native, posted a fast lap of 28.966 mph (131.492 mph) around the 1.058-mile oval Friday morning during the two hour session to pace …

NWMT QUALIFYING: Twice is Nice For Lia; Scores Second-Straight Mr. Rooter 161 Coors Light Pole

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WATERFORD, Conn. – official series release by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Tim Bradbury/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Fastest in practice this afternoon, Donny Lia backed it up in Coors Light Pole Award qualifying as he earned the top starting spot for tonight’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Mr. Rooter 161 at New London-Waterford Speedbowl. Lia, from Jericho, New York, posted a fast lap …

NWMT PRACTICE: Lia Tops Speedbowl Chart; Fastest In Whelen Modified Mr. Rooter 161 Session

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WATERFORD, Conn. – official series release by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Tim Bradbury/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The only two-time New London-Waterford Speedbowl winner in tonight’s Mr. Rooter 161 field has a fast start on attaining win No. 3. Donny Lia posted a fast lap of 14.031 seconds (96.216 mph) around the venerable .375-mile oval in his No. 8 Sypher Construction/Bardahl …

Souza Files Blog: Northeast Silly Season – Who’s Going Where In NASCAR Whelen Mod Tour?

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SEEKONK, MASS. – Blog by RaceChaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza – Photo Credit Howie Hodge/The Chrome Horn   – The Northeast “silly season” is in full swing even before the Thanksgiving Turkey is cooked.  The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour seems to be a particular hotbed for revolving driver’s seats right now.  Let’s take a look at a few …

NWMT: Mystic Missile’s Streak Comes To An End; Whelen Modified Team To Miss Upcoming Riverhead 200

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The longest consecutive starts streak in NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour history will come to an end as Mystic Missile Racing announced today the No. 4 Dodge will not attend the upcoming Sept. 13 event at Riverhead Raceway. Team owner Bob Garbarino said that the decision to …