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Touring Series Most Popular Drivers Revealed

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The fans have spoken, and they have selected a pair of series champions as well as a pair of repeat award winners in balloting for the NASCAR regional touring series’ 2014 Most Popular Driver Awards.

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Solomito Headed To Flamingo

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Reigning Sunoco Rookie of the Year Timmy Solomito announced today that he has reached an agreement to drive with Flamingo Motorsports for the 2015 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season.

Solomito, from Islip, New York, has been tabbed by team owner Eric Sanderson to replace Ryan Preece in the Massachusetts-based No. 16 Flamingo Motorsports Ford. Preece departed last week to join TS Haulers Racing.

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Preece Changing Tour Rides

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Ryan Preece announced today that he is leaving Flamingo Motorsports to join TS Haulers Racing for the 2015 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season.

The move for Preece ends a three-year stint with the Massachusetts-based Flamingo Motorsports No. 16 team that saw the pairing capture the 2013 Whelen Modified Tour title and finish as the championship runner-up in 2012 and 2014.

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Coby Drives Way Back To The Top

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

THOMPSON, Conn. -- It was the worst finish of the season for Doug Coby. But in the end, it didn't matter, as the Milford, Connecticut driver lifted the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour trophy for the second time in three seasons Sunday.

The 35-year-old finished 17th and two laps down in the season finale Sunoco World Series 150 presented by Xtra Mart at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park. The race was won by defending tour champion Ryan Preece.

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QUALIFYING: Pitkat Secures Thompson Pole

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

THOMPSON, Conn. – Woody Pitkat’s breakout campaign continues in the season finale as he secured the Coors Light Pole Award for the Sunoco World Series 150 presented by Xtra Mart in NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour action at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.

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PRACTICE: Pitkat Leads At Thompson

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

THOMPSON, Conn. – Woody Pitkat paced the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour field in a practice session twice delayed by rain Saturday at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park in advance of the season finale Sunoco World Series 150 presented by Xtra Mart.

Pitkat, from Stafford, Connecticut, posted a fast lap of 18.705 seconds (120.289 mph) to lead the 36-car field. He earned the Coors Light Pole Award in the first race of the year in April at Thompson, and will go for a second today at 5 p.m.

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Preece Follows Family Path To Top

By Brad Klein, NASCAR

Ryan Preece has racing in his blood.

His family has been involved in auto racing his entire life. It started with his grandfather Bob Judkins, who owned modified cars in Connecticut, and was a crew chief for those cars racing throughout the Northeast. 

“It’s always been a family thing," Preece said. "My father started racing in his twenties, and I’ve been racing since I’ve been able to walk.” He has two older brothers Shaun and Matt, who are both very supportive of his racing prowess. “My Mom Jodi is also very supportive, and my family always goes to all my races.”

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Whelen Mod Tour Stat Advance: Thompson

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will conclude its 2014 season and crown a champion on Sunday at Connecticut’s Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park with the Sunoco World Series 150 presented by Xtra Mart. Below is a statistical look at the performance of the tour and selected drivers at the track:

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Whelen Mod Tour News & Notes: Thompson

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Deuces are wild for Doug Coby, who will look to drive the No. 2 Mike Smeriglio III Racing Chevrolet to his second NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour title this weekend in the Sunoco World Series 150 presented by Xtra Mart at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.

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TS Haulers Racing Parting Ways With Silk

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – TS Haulers Racing owner Ed Partridge announced today that the team will part ways with driver Ron Silk following the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season finale at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.

Partridge and Silk were victorious in their first race together in 2009 in a spot start at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, and joined forces full-time starting in 2010. The pairing captured the Whelen Modified Tour championship together in 2011.

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2014 Schedule/Results

DATE RACE/VENUE WINNER/POLE VIEW
Feb 18 UNOH Battle at the Beach (non-points)
Daytona International Speedway
Doug Coby
Ryan Preece
Race Results
Race Review
Apr 6 Icebreaker 150 pres. by Town Fair Tire
Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park
Justin Bonsignore
Woody Pitkat
Race Results
Race Review
Apr 27 NAPA Spring Sizzler 200
Stafford Motor Speedway
Bobby Santos
Tommy Barrett Jr.
Race Results
Race Review
Jun 6 TSI Harley-Davidson 125
Stafford Motor Speedway
Doug Coby
Bobby Santos
Race Results
Race Review
Jun 21 Mr. Rooter 161
Waterford Speedbowl
Bobby Santos
Donny Lia
Race Results
Race Review
Jun 28 Hoosier Tire 200
Riverhead Raceway
Eric Goodale
John Beatty Jr.
Race Results
Race Review
Jul 11 Whelen All-Star Shootout (non-points)
New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Ryan Newman
None (Random Draw)
Race Results
Race Review
Jul 12 Sunoco 100
New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Bobby Santos
Ron Silk
Race Results
Race Review
Jul 19 O'Reilly Auto Parts 200
Monadnock Speedway
Justin Bonsignore
Justin Bonsignore
Race Results
Race Review
Aug 8 Call Before You Dig 811 150
Stafford Motor Speedway
Woody Pitkat
Bobby Santos
Race Results
Race Review
Aug 14 Budweiser King of Beers 150
Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park
Justin Bonsignore
Donny Lia
Race Results
Race Review
Aug 20 Bush's Beans 150
Bristol Motor Speedway
Tommy Barrett Jr.
Justin Bonsignore
Race Results
Race Review
Sep 20 F.W. Webb 100
New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Woody Pitkat
Ryan Newman
Race Results
Race Review
Sep 28 NAPA Fall Final 150
Stafford Motor Speedway
Ryan Preece
Bobby Santos III
Race Results
Race Review
Oct 19 Sunoco World Series 150 pres. by Xtra Mart
Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park
Ryan Preece
Woody Pitkat
Race Results
Race Review

* Denotes Rookie
# Qualifying cancelled; Field set per rule book