AUDIO/RECAP: Pitkat Powers to Whelen Modified Tour All-Star Shootout Victory at Loudon

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LOUDON, N.H. – official series release by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Audio courtesy NASCAR Media — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Not even the late-race invert of the leaders could derail Woody Pitkat’s plans to return to Victory Lane at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Pitkat took the lead for the sixth and final time in the last circuit of the …

NWMT: Newman Posts All-Star Performance; Cup Veteran Claims Whelen Shootout At New Hampshire

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LOUDON, N.H. — By Jason Christley, NASCAR — Getty Images photo — Twice before, Ryan Newman drove the venerable 7NY Modified to Victory Lane in a NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver did it again Friday. This time, the win came in the non-points Whelen All-Star Shootout. The latest victory came …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Preece Ready for Triple Duty; Gunning for Return to Modified Tour Victory Lane

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LOUDON, N.H. — Audio and story by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Mike Stobe/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Ryan Preece is a man on a mission. The 23-year old Kensington, Connecticut young gun and defending NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion is set to tackle the flat mile at New Hampshire Motor Speedway this …

NWMT: Whelen All-Star Shootout Lineup Revealed; Stefanik, Newman Head List Of Competitors For Inaugural Event

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – By Tom Bryant, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The starting field for Friday’s Whelen All-Star Shootout at New Hampshire Motor Speedway is a who’s who of modified racing, with a combined 16 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour championships and 132 race wins among the lineup of 20 drivers. Mike Stefanik, the seven-time NASCAR Whelen Modified …

NWMT: Whelen All-Star Shootout Launches Weekend of Racing

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LOUDON, N.H. — By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour has a history with New Hampshire Motor Speedway that dates back to the very beginning days of stock car racing at the Loudon oval. Another chapter will be written this week with the inaugural Whelen All-Star Shootout. Saturday’s Sunoco 100 will be …

NWMT/NWSMT: Whelen Signs Sponsorship Deal for Modified All-Star Shootout

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official release — NASCAR photo — Whelen Engineering has signed on as the race entitlement sponsor for the invitation-only, special event featuring current and past champions from NASCAR’s modified tours in a non-stop, 40–lap shootout at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on July 11. “We are extremely excited about this unique, all-out run to the checkers at …

NWMT: Szegedy Teams Up With Rob Fuller Motorsports for New Hampshire Event

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SHREWSBURY, Mass. – team release — Dick Ayers photo — Rob Fuller Motorsports named 2003 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Champion Todd Szegedy the driver of the No. 15 Chevrolet for the New Hampshire 100 race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on July 12. Team owner and driver Rob Fuller made the decision shortly after testing the new LFR Chassis at …