MODS: Valenti Modifieds Will Honor Champion Jon McKennedy Saturday

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CANAAN, N.H. — Jon McKennedy, of East Chelmsford, MA, will be crowned champion Saturday night, November 19, when the Valenti Modified Racing Series holds it’s 13th annual banquet at the Yard Restaurant, in Manchester, NH. Driving his family’s #29 Modified EXIT Realty / Christopher’s Towing Chevrolet, McKennedy grabbed 9 wins in VMRS action; allowing him to cruise to a dominant point’s …

VMRS: Annual Wings N’ Wheels at New London-Waterford on Deck

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Local favorite Chris Pasteryak, of Jewett City, Connecticut, the leading Valenti Modified Racing Series winner with three victories at his home track, tops the list of entries for Saturday’s annual Wings & Wheels race program, an open-wheel extravaganza at the famed New London-Waterford Speedbowl.

AUDIO/RECAP: Anthony Nocella Scores Valenti Modified Racing Series Win at Seekonk Speedway

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SEEKONK, Mass. — Audio & Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Seekonk Speedway photo — Anthony Nocella set his own pace on Saturday night at Seekonk Speedway — and it ended up paying off in a big way. The No. 92 Nocella Paving modified parked in victory lane at the end of the 100 lap …

AUDIO/RECAP: Rowan Pennink Returns To VMRS Victory Lane With Owner Casella at Stafford

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — Story, audio and photo by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Rowan Pennink was the dominant driver on Friday night at Stafford Motor Speedway. He scored his second straight SK Modified feature victory early on in the night and when the checkered flag flew to conclude the Valenti Modified Racing Series 80 lap …

VMRS: Mike Willis Jr. Hoping For Repeat Run at Stafford Motor Speedway Friday

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — official track release — Willis Racing photo — When the Valenti Modified Racing Series last visited Stafford Speedway in September 2015, there was a shakeup in the podium finishers compared to previous events.  In the first two 2015 Stafford races, the podium positions were occupied by either Woody Pitkat, Keith Rocco, Todd Szegedy, or Chris Pasteryak.  …

VMRS: Woody Pitkat Ready To Defend Stafford Valenti Modified Victory With New Car & Team

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — official track release — Maddie Meyer/Getty Images North America photo — Last season at Stafford Speedway, Woody Pitkat was the man to beat when the Valenti Modified Racing Series came to town, winning 2 of the 3 races and finishing second in the third event.  Pitkat’s stellar Stafford record propelled him to the 2015 VMRS championship.  Fast …

The Souza Files: Valenti Modified Racing Series Back on Track and Building Momentum for 2016

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CANAAN, N.H. — Column by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Crystal Snape photo — It’s been no secret that the Valenti Modified Racing Series (VMRS) has a few rough patches over the last few seasons. Whether it’s calls made by series officials or technical inspection questions raised by drivers and teams, the series has been on …

NWAAS: Schedule Spotlight — 2016 Racing At Lee USA Speedway

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LEE, N.H. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Lee USA Speedway photo — The Lee USA Speedway has announced the schedule for their 2016 season and it includes some top notch races for New England race fans. The season will begin with the annual Governor’s Cup weekend with the American Canadian Tour (ACT) on …

VMRS: Wayne “Muffy” Wildermuth Named Race Director for Valenti Modified Racing Series

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CANAAN, N.H. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Crystal Snape photo — Wayne Wildermuth, better known as “Muffy,” has been a spotter for multiple different drivers across the Northeast in his career. He has spotted for names like Ted Christopher, Matt Hirschman and Spencer Davis, but in 2016 — his eyes will be high …