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Efforts To Be Recognized At Whelen All-American Series Awards
By Paul Schaefer, NASCAR
September 20, 2013 - 4:05pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Twenty-four drivers representing 15 different NASCAR Whelen All-American Series tracks have earned top honors in the 2013 Finalist Program.

QUALIFYING: Custer Captures NHMS Pole

Second Award Of Season For K&N Pro Series East Rookie
By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR
September 20, 2013 - 4:00pm
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LOUDON, N.H. – On the biggest stages, NASCAR K&N Pro Series East rookie Cole Custer is at his best.

A 15-year-old from Ladera Ranch, Calif., Custer captured his second 21 Means 21 Pole Award presented by Coors Brewing Friday afternoon in qualifying for the North American Power 100. The race is scheduled for Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway at 2:30 p.m..

PRACTICE: Santos Tops NHMS Chart

Fastest In F.W. Webb 100 Practice

September 20, 2013 - 12:30pm
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LOUDON, N.H. – Bobby Santos led NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour practice Friday morning at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in advance of the F.W. Webb 100.

Santos, from Franklin, Mass., post a fast lap of 29.175 seconds (130.550 mph) around the 1.058-mile oval. Santos has yet to win in 14 previous starts at New Hampshire, but will vie for his second pole at the track later today with qualifying slated for 5 p.m.

PRACTICE: Custer Quick At Magic Mile

Fastest In North American Power 100 Practice
By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR
September 20, 2013 - 10:40am
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LOUDON, N.H. – The big tracks just seem to suit NASCAR K&N Pro Series East rookie Cole Custer.

Following the best performances of his first year at facilities like Richmond International Raceway and Iowa Speedway – where he won from the pole in August – Custer is once again proving to be a contender at New Hampshire Motor Speedway as he led the way in practice for this weekend’s North American Power 100.

Friday Feature: Fernandez Keeps Rolling On

Truck Driver, Pit Crew Member For K&N West Team
By Jerry F. Boone, Special To NASCARHomeTracks.com
September 20, 2013 - 7:15am

Joe Fernandez lined up the nose of the Kenworth tractor with the rest of the haulers parked on the outside of turn four at Evergreen Speedway, then began the shutdown procedure for the rig’s massive diesel engine.

He’s already been on the job for close to 12 hours and he was eager for more.

For most other big rig truck drivers, just delivering the payload to its destination would be the end of their job. They could take a break until the 53-foot trailer was unloaded and they were ready to hit the road for another pick-up or delivery.

Stone Tops Whelen All-American Rookies

Devil’s Bowl Driver Has “Best Year Ever”
By Paul Schaefer, NASCAR
September 19, 2013 - 3:41pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Rookie seasons can be rocky, but Todd Stone shined and earned top NASCAR Whelen All-American Series rookie honors for 2013.

Stone, 45, of Middlebury, Vt., won the series’ national Rookie of the Year Award presented by Jostens while ranking 30th in the national point standings. In the process, he also collected Vermont’s NASCAR championship and the modified division track title at Devil’s Bowl Speedway, a half-mile paved oval in West Haven.

Pulliam Continues Historic Short-Track Run

Joins Elite Company With 2nd Whelen All-American Title
By Paul Schaefer, NASCAR
September 18, 2013 - 4:10pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Lee Pulliam is now an iconic champion in NASCAR Whelen All-American Series history.

He won NASCAR’s national championship of weekly short track auto racing for a second consecutive year in 2013. Pulliam becomes just the third driver in the series’ 32 years to win the national championship more than once and to win consecutive titles.

Whelen Modified Tour Stat Advance: Loudon

Analyzing The F.W. Webb 100 At NHMS
By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR
September 17, 2013 - 3:25pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will head to New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the second and final time in 2013 with the F.W. Webb 100 on Saturday, Sept. 21 in Loudon, N.H. Below is a statistical look at the performance of tour and selected drivers at the track:

Canadian Tire Stat Advance: Kawartha

Analyzing The Pinty’s 250 At Kawartha Speedway
By Shon Sbarra, NASCAR
September 17, 2013 - 1:09pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 travels to Kawartha Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 21 for the Pinty’s 250 to wrap up the 2013 season. Below is a statistical look at the recent performance of the series and selected drivers at Kawartha, as well as some other statistical trends:

K&N Pro Series East Stat Advance: Loudon

Analyzing The North American Power 100 At NHMS
By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR
September 17, 2013 - 12:15pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR K&N Pro Series East will head to New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the North American Power 100 on Saturday, Sept. 21 in Loudon, N.H. Below is a statistical look at the performance of the series and selected drivers at the track:

FLAT OUT: Dylan K Series Debuts

Original AOL On Docu-Series Premieres
Official Release
September 17, 2013 - 10:06am

The original, unscripted docu-series “Flat Out,” co-produced by NASCAR Productions and Vuguru, premiered Tuesday on AOL On. The series follows teenager Dylan Kwasniewski on his quest to become a top NASCAR driver while balancing family, friends and newfound celebrity as a high school senior.

Whelen Modified Tour News & Notes: Loudon

Coby Looks To Stay In Title Hunt At NHMS
By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR
September 16, 2013 - 4:30pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – With just three races left on the 2013 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour calendar, this week’s F.W. Webb 100 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway could be defending champion Doug Coby’s last stand.

Following last week’s event at Riverhead (N.Y.) Raceway where Coby finished 14th and season points leader Ryan Preece celebrated in Victory Lane, the reigning titlist trails the challenger by 39 tallies heading into Saturday’s event in Loudon, N.H.

Canadian Tire News & Notes: Kawartha

Kennington, Steckly Can Control Destiny; Hathaway Needs Help
By Shon Sbarra, NASCAR
September 16, 2013 - 3:33pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Champions want the ball in their hands at crunch time. Both D.J. Kennington and Scott Steckly have the opportunity to determine their fate in the final race of the season while Jason Hathaway needs some assistance.

K&N Pro Series East News & Notes: Loudon

Suárez Brings String Of Successes To NHMS
By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR
September 16, 2013 - 2:40pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – As the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East makes its annual stop at New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the North American Power 100, third-year competitor Daniel Suárez is hitting his stride.

Suárez heads to Loudon, N.H., on the heels of the best two months of his career, and aside from championship leader Dylan Kwasniewski, has been perhaps the hottest driver of the season’s summer stretch.

Whelen So. Mod Tour News & Notes: SNMP

Burt Myers Hoping To Extend SNMP Hot Streak
By John Tejeda, NASCAR
September 16, 2013 - 2:17pm

 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.  Three appears to be the magic number for Burt Myers this weekend.