Lou Modestino’s Track Talk For 07/31/2022

We had a conversation with Rick Johnson of Pembroke regarding the early July AMA Pro MX at the family’ MX venue in Southwick.  Rick and his son Keith Johnson of Carver, who is still the AMA Pro Vet National Champion, work all year round to make the  Annual AMA Pro MX a success.

Michael Christopher, Jr. Looking to Get Back to Winning Ways in Stafford’s NAPA SK 5k

(Stafford Springs, CT)—For Stafford Speedway SK Modified® driver Michael Christopher, Jr., the 2022 season has been a struggle.  The 2021 season saw Christopher win a total of 4 races, including the non-points All-Star Shoot-Out as well as the NAPA SK 5k, and he finished second in the points.

Local Divisions Ready to Shine on Milton CAT 250 Saturday at White Mountain

N. Woodstock, NH — Alongside the epic $10,000-to-win Milton CAT Midsummer Classic 250 for the American-Canadian Tour, four local divisions at White Mountain Motorsports Park are ready to wow the crowds on hand and the fans at home on Racing America. Just as exciting is that MAV-TV will be recording the racing events for a winter broadcast on national television!

Star-Studded Lineup Coming Out For Monaco Modified Tri-Track Return To Speedbowl

WATERFORD, Conn. – When the Monaco Modified Tri-Track Series heads to New London-Waterford Speedbowl for the first time since 2016, many of the top stars in Modified racing are planning to compete for the big prize.

Doug Coby Heads To Claremont Looking To Seal Whelen Granite State Cup For Tommy Baldwin Racing

MILFORD, Conn. – Doug Coby has winning the inaugural Whelen Granite State Short Track Cup in mind heading to Claremont Motorsports Park this Friday night. Coby will return to the seat of the No. 7NY for Tommy Baldwin Racing, as the Whelen Modified Tour competes in the Clash at Claremont 150.

Nearly $130,000 Raised for Local Nonprofits During NASCAR Weekend at NHMS

LOUDON, N.H. – NASCAR weekend at “The Magic Mile” proved to be successful for local nonprofits with the dedication of both the New Hampshire Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities (SCCNH), the official charity of New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS), and the many volunteer groups who helped fundraise nearly $130,000 during the July 15-17 NASCAR event weekend.

Rain Postpones WDEV/Calkins Night to New Friday, September 9th Date

Barre, VT — With thunderstorms and rain moving into Central Vermont early this afternoon and lasting after tonight’s scheduled Post Time, Thunder Road officials have made the difficult decision to postpone tonight’s events to the new date of Friday, September 9th. New to the 2022 Thunder Road schedule is the WDEV/Calkins Portable Toilets Championship Night for the Maplewood/Irving Oil Late Models, Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel Flying Tigers and rk Miles Street Stocks on Friday, September 9th.

URC Sprint Tim Higgins Classic At Grandview Saturday

BECHTELSVILLE, PA. – The 60th season anniversary celebration continues this Saturday at Grandview Speedway with another action-packed program of stock car racing under the NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Racing Series banner.

Ryan Kuhn Claims the PASS Bay State Summer Classic At Seekonk

Seekonk, MA — A healthy field of 28 Pro All Stars Series Super Late Models invaded the Commonwealth for the 2nd Annual Bay State Summer Classic. One driver noticeably missing was Turner, Maine’s Ben Rowe. Rowe was the only driver to compete in all 334 PASS North events. Ben and Richard Moody Racing mutually parted ways after the White Mountain Motorsports Park double header two weeks ago.