NWMT: Bobby Santos III Hoping to Get Back To Winning Ways at Stafford Spring Sizzler

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — official track release — Tim Bradbury/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Between the 2010 and 2014 seasons on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, Bobby Santos, III was the driver to beat when it came to racing at Stafford Speedway. In the 20 NWMT races held during that time period, Santos won 6 times, including 3 NAPA …

One on One: Who Wins the 2016 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Championship?

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Column by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza and Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Billie Weiss/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — As the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour approaches the start of their 32nd season of competition, the jury is out on who will take home the coveted championship trophy at the end of the …

MSR: Whelen Tour Champion Santos Enters Must See Racing’s American Sprint Cup Mini-Series

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HOLLY, Mich. — official series release — Chris Seelman photo — Bobby Santos III may be one of the most versatile drivers in the country. After taking a look at his 2016 schedule, most onlookers would probably agree. The Franklin, Mass. driver will compete in a variety of race cars this season including NASCAR Tour-type modifieds, USAC Silver Crown Championship …

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 …

NWMT: Looking To Rebound; Doug Coby Captures Pole For F.W. Webb 100

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LOUDON, N.H. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — NASCAR/Getty Images photo — Doug Coby left the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in July with two wrecked modifieds. He was involved in a crash on Friday that weekend in the All-Star Shootout, then made contact with Woody Pitkat in the lead and crashed during the 100 …

NWMT: Entries Being Filed For Spring Sizzler Event At Stafford Motor Speedway

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — Report by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — NASCAR via Getty Images photo — Even though the snow is still being cleared from Stafford Motor Speedway, NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour drivers are wasting no time in filing their entries for the 44th annual NAPA Spring Sizzler weekend. The Sizzler will be contested April …

2015 Preview: NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour — Historic 30th Anniversary Season on Tap

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Series Preview by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Darren McCollester/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Even though snow is still covering much of the New England region — racing is right around the corner. The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour is NASCAR’s oldest touring division and is headed towards their 30th anniversary campaign in …

NWMT QUALIFYING: Santos Captures Fall Final Pole; Third Whelen Modified Pole In A Row At Connecticut Oval

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STAFFORD, Conn. – By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Jim DuPont/NASCAR photo — Bobby Santos is such a dominant qualifier at Stafford Motor Speedway that the procedure has nearly become a formality. Santos, from Franklin, Massachusetts, posted a fast lap of 18.506 seconds (97.266 mph) Saturday to capture the Coors Light Pole Award for the sixth time in the last eight NASCAR Whelen …

NWMT PRACTICE: Santos Quick At Stafford; Fastest in NAPA Fall Final 150 Saturday Session

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STAFFORD, Conn. – By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Bobby Santos is up to his old tricks at Stafford Motor Speedway. A six-time winner in NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour action at the historic half-mile, including this year’s Spring Sizzler, Santos is once again looking strong as he led the way in Saturday’s 75-minute practice session. The Franklin, …

NWMT PRACTICE: Santos Fast In Sweep Bid; Leads Final Practice At New Hampshire

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LOUDON, N.H. – By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Getty Image for NASCAR photo — Only six drivers in NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour history have pulled off a season sweep of events at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Bobby Santos is looking to change that. Santos, from Franklin, Massachusetts, posted a fast lap of 29.006 seconds (131.311 mph) in Friday’s final session to …

OSWEGO: Superstars Stewart Friesen, Bobby Santos Join Race of Champions Weekend Lineup

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – official release — Yankeeracer.com photo — When the 64th annual Race of Champions Weekend gets underway on Saturday and Sunday at Oswego (N.Y.) Speedway, two open-wheel racing superstars will be in the lineup. Two-time Super DIRTcar Syracuse 200 champion Stewart Friesen and former NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion Bobby Santos are expected to be at the ‘Steel Palace’ for …