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PRACTICE: Preece Off To Fast Start

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

LOUDON, N.H. – Ryan Preece is off to a fast start with a prominent weekend of racing on his docket at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Preece, who will attempt to make his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut while also looking to protect his NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour points lead, was fastest in F.W. Webb 100 practice Friday morning the “Magic Mile.”

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Pitkat To Run Cook Hall Of Fame Tribute Car

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour championship contender Woody Pitkat will sport a different car number and colors this weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, but the marks will be plenty familiar to longtime modified fans.

VIDEO: CREW CHIEF RON STE-MARIE DESCRIBES THE CREATION OF THE CAR  |  PHOTO GALLERY

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Whelen Modified Tour Stat Advance: NHMS

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will contest it’s 600th all-time event with the F.W. Webb 100 on Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire. Below is a statistical look at the performance of the tour and selected drivers at the track:

TRACKSIDE REPORT - STAT PACK (PDF)  |  EVENT INFORMATION

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Whelen Modified Tour News & Notes: NHMS

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – There’s no shortage of history when it comes to the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour. Saturday’s F.W. Webb 100 at New Hampshire Motors Speedway will add another marker on the timeline.

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PIT BOX: Mods To Motor At Magic Mile

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

WHAT TO WATCH FOR

• The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will return to action after an idle month on Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The F.W. Webb 100 will be the 600th race in Whelen Modified Tour history, and will launch the three-race stretch to conclude the 2015 season and crown a champion. Ryan Preece heads to the “Magic Mile” with a one-point lead on Woody Pitkat.

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Bonsignore Earns Third Win At Home

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. – Justin Bonsignore joined elite company Saturday night when he drove to a NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season sweep of events at Riverhead Raceway.

Bonsignore grabbed the lead from Doug Coby on Lap 115 and held on through six caution restarts to take down a third career victory at his home track, and second in two tries in 2015.

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QUALS: Rogers Records Riverhead Sweep

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. – It’s a Riverhead Raceway sweep for Tom Rogers Jr. in 2015.

Rogers, of nearby Patchogue, New York, laid down a fast lap of 11.971 seconds (75.182 mph) for his second-consecutive NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Coors Light Pole Award at Riverhead.

The veteran – who is the track’s current NASCAR Whelen All-American Series modified division points leader – also earned the pole in the tour’s first visit this year to the Long Island quarter-mile in June. He finished seventh in that race.

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PRACTICE: Solomito Fast At Riverhead

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. – Shawn Solomito is no stranger to success at Riverhead Raceway, and he’s off to a good start Saturday.

The 2012 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series track titlists at Riverhead, Solomito laid down a fast lap of 12.096 seconds (74.405 mph) to lead the 31-car field in NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour practice Saturday.

Doug Coby finished second on the speed chart after he toured the Long Island quarter-mile in 12.097 (74.399). June Riverhead victor Justin Bonsignore was third-fastest at 12.105 (74.306).

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Whelen Mod Tour Stat Advance: Riverhead

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour’s busy August schedule will conclude with the Riverhead 200 on Saturday at Riverhead Raceway on New York’s Long Island. Below is a statistical look at the performance of tour and selected drivers at the track:

TRACKSIDE REPORT - STAT PACK (PDF)  |  EVENT INFORMATION

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Whelen Mod Tour News & Notes: Riverhead

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Returning to Riverhead Raceway with the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour championship lead has to make Ryan Preece a happy man.

With four wins in 10 career tour starts at the venerable Long Island quarter-mile, Preece has found more success at Riverhead than at any other track on the schedule. His average finish of 3.7 is the best among 181 all-time competitors across 31 years of Whelen Modified Tour competition at the track.

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