The time has come to really say goodbye, and get ready to say hello again very soon.
On Sunday I had my final newspaper assignment for the Hartford Courant. Eighteen years and eight months of working at The Courant came to a close with an absolute mess of a wreck-marred Valenti Modified Racing Series [...]
THOMPSON – With his race winning SK Modified preparing for inspection at Thompson International Speedway, Ryan Preece shook his head in disdain.
Preece took the trophy as the winner of the 30-lap NASCAR Whelen All-American Series SK Modified feature Sunday at Thompson International Speedway, but [...]
One event, an abbreviated one at that, was all David Hill needed to see to know he found the driver he wants in his family’s Hillbilly Racing NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour car.
Ryan Preece has been the master of the opening act of NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour events in 2012.
Saturday at Monadnock Speedway in Winchester, N.H. he showed he can close just as well.
Preece, of Berlin, held off Doug Coby to win the Whelen Modified Tour Monadnock 200 at Monadnock Speedway.
It was the fourth [...]
The mastery of NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour qualifying for Ryan Preece and his Flamingo Motorsports team continued Saturday at Monadnock Speedway in Winchester, N.H.
There’s been no slowing C.E. Falk out of the gate around Virginia’s short tracks this year and that smoking start to the season has landed the Norfolk Beach, Va. driver at the top of the May edition of the NASCAR Hunter Index power poll.
STAFFORD – It’s fair to say Keith Rocco is a polarizing figure in the Southern New England Modified racing circles. Rocco stands as one of those love him or hate him individuals. There’s usually no middle ground.
STAFFORD – Talk to Ryan Preece for any amount of time and its clear within minutes that there’s no shortage of optimistic giddiness coming from the 21-year old driver from Berlin.
STAFFORD – Doug Coby may not have a stockpile of NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour victories on his resume, but the Milford driver is showing he knows how to collect the big check in the historic events.
Coby made the most of a dominant car Sunday by running away with victory in the Whelen Modified Tour [...]
STAFFORD – Three races together, three pole positions.
Preece, of Berlin, set a track qualifying record Saturday in time trials on the way to winning the pole for Sunday’s [...]
The hallmark accomplishment list of NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour achievements has been getting a lot of items checked off of late by driver Ron Silk.
Silk, of Norwalk, goes looking to [...]
Upon further review …
Moments after the conclusion of the 30-lap NASCAR Whelen All-American Series SK Modified feature Sunday at the Icebreaker at Thompson International Speedway word was trickling out that track officials had made the decision to disqualify Ted Christopher from his fourth place finishing spot.
Monday things changed involving the situation.
THOMPSON – Ron Silk began defense of his 2011 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour championship in perfect fashion, celebrating in victory lane Sunday at Thompson International Speedway, though the path to celebration proved a strange one.
On the track, Silk was second at the start/finish line behind Rowan Pennink when the checkered flag flew, though NASCAR [...]
THOMPSON – A perfect qualifying Saturday for Ryan Preece carried over to the SK Modified feature Sunday at Thompson International Speedway.
Pitkat, of Stafford, was second and Todd Ceravolo [...]
THOMPSON – On Aug. 19, 2010, Rick Blanchard’s racing career at Thompson International Speedway essentially came to an end at the hands of a group of competitors and crew members who savagely attacked him following a Mini Stock feature at track.
This weekend two of the individuals who were part of the gang [...]
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