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PRACTICE: Solomito Sets Myrtle Beach Pace

By Kyle Souza, NASCARHomeTracks.com

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Shawn Solomito opened the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season at the top of the speed charts in the only practice session at the half-mile Myrtle Beach Speedway on Saturday. 

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Whelen To Sponsor Mod All-Star Race

Official Release

LOUDON, N.H. – New Hampshire Motor Speedway officials announced on Friday that Whelen Engineering, a leader in the emergency warning industry, will serve as the entitlement sponsor for the fourth annual Whelen Modified All-Star Shootout on Friday, July 14. The 40-lap invitational event will feature current and past champions from the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.

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Whelen Modified Stat Advance: Myrtle Beach

By Kyle Souza, NASCARHomeTracks.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will open the 2017 season on Saturday at Myrtle Beach Speedway in South Carolina. Below is a statistical look at the Performance Plus 150, including selected driver notes: 

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Whelen Modified News & Notes: Myrtle Beach

By Kyle Souza, NASCARHomeTracks.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Doug Coby’s quest for a fourth consecutive championship will include some familiar faces as well as some new challengers as the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour begins a new era on Saturday.

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Ellwood Teams With First Data To Start 2017

Team Release

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. -- Kyle Ellwood of Riverhead will be hitting the road for the 2017 race season announcing that he and the Ellwood Motorsports team have a signed a marketing agreement with First Data, a payment technology company headquartered in Atlanta.

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FW Webb Extends NHMS Sponsorship

Track Release

LOUDON, N.H. – F.W. Webb Company, the largest plumbing, heating, cooling and industrial supplies distributor in the Northeast, has signed on to remain the official entitlement sponsor for the 2017 and 2018 F.W. Webb 100 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour September races at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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Langley To Host Touring & Weekly In 2017

Official Release

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Bill Mullis made the big news announcement Friday: He had purchased Langley Speedway in Hampton, Virginia, and the historic track will re-open in 2017 to racing.

Sunday afternoon, Mullis continued the good news for racers and race fans. He announced the .4-mile oval will host the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East and newly unified NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour this season. In addition, the track will return to the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series with its weekly racing program.

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Safety-Kleen Sponsors Whelen Mod Opener

Track Release

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The 2017 season for the unified NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will kick off in a big way with its March 18 event at Myrtle Beach Speedway, as the legacy of NASCAR’s top Modified drivers racing up and down the Atlantic coast continues at the historic venue.

Adding to the significance of the event, the track announced today that Safety-Kleen will be the entitlement sponsor for the kickoff. The race event, which will also feature NASCAR Whelen All-American Series action, will be the Performance Plus 300 presented by Safety-Kleen. 

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Starrett Announces '17 Sponsorship Program

Team Release

ATHOL, Mass. – The L.S. Starrett Co. announced today that it will expand its motorsports marketing program by continuing support of the newly unified NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.  Under the banner of Starrett Racing, the company will be the primary sponsor of the Flamingo Motorsports No. 16 with driver Timmy Solomito.  In addition, Starrett Racing will also support the future of the sport through a driver development program as the primary sponsor of the Matt Swanson Racing No. 89 and driver Matt Swanson.

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Drive For Diversity Announces Driver Class

Official Release

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – After a season of milestones for NASCAR Drive for Diversity graduates competing across NASCAR national series, the industry’s flagship development program for multicultural and female drivers has announced that six drivers will join its 2017 class. The drivers were selected after a competitive combine held last October at Florida's New Smyrna Speedway and will compete for Rev Racing in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East and NASCAR Whelen All-American Series.

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