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NASCAR Expands Scope of Series Operations

Official Release

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR announced today changes designed to increase support for NASCAR’s developmental racing series, both at the weekly racing and regional touring levels.

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Morris' Impressive Run Tops Hunter Index

By Jason Christley, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Philip Morris’ trophy case is overflowing. And that’s just from 2011.

The three-time NASCAR Whelen All-American Series national champion has rattled off an impressive nine straight Late Model victories at South Boston (Va.) Speedway. Morris, 46, from Ruckersville, Va., has been so dominant that the track has offered a reward to any driver that can beat him.

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Silk Soars To Victory

Tim Southers & Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

STAFFORD, Conn. - Ron Silk returned to Victory Lane for the first time in a NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race since 2009 and he did it in dominating fashion with a wire-to-wire run in the TSI Harley-Davidson 125 Friday at Stafford Motor Speedway.

Silk, who hadn’t taken a checkered flag home since winning at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sept. 19, 2009, led all 125 laps to collect his fifth career win in his 25th start at Stafford.

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QUALIFYING: Silk Sets The Pace

Tim Southers, NASCAR

STAFFORD, Conn. – Ron Silk was fast all day in practice and backed it up with a qualifying lap that earned him his first Coors Light Pole Award of the season Friday at Stafford Motor Speedway for the running of the TSI Harley-Davidson 125.

Silk, who was fourth quickest in practice on Friday afternoon, will be joined on the front row by 2010 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion Bobby Santos.

Santos held the top spot until Silk made his run as the last car to qualify. Santos won the first race of the season held at Stafford (Spring Sizzler) on May 1.

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PRACTICE: Pennink Pushes To The Top

Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

STAFFORD, Conn. – The race runner-up when the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour visited Stafford Motor Speedway earlier this month, Rowan Pennink is positioning himself to contend for the checkered flag again tonight in the TSI Harley-Davidson 125.

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LIVE: Modified Tour Returns To Stafford

The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour is set for the second of four races in 2011 at Stafford (Conn.) Motor Speedway with the TSI Harley-Davidson 125 on Friday, May 27.

For updates throughout raceday, please click here: LAP-BY-LAP

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Statistical Advance: TSI Harley-Davidson 125

Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The  NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will make its second appearance of the season, and the 100th in Tour history, at Stafford (Conn.) Motor Speedway on Friday, May 27 for the TSI Harley-Davidson 125.

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News & Notes: Pennink Poised To Win

Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - After a fourth-place finish in the 2009 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour final standings, Rowan Pennink appeared poised to contend for the championship in 2010. While Pennink was able to earn his first career victory a year ago, the title chase did not materialize.

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Christopher Drives To Top Of Hunter Index

By Jason Christley, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — At some point, Ted Christopher may slow down. If the start to 2011 is any indication, that day isn’t anytime soon.

The Plainville, Conn., driver collected wins across three series – two in the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour, one in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, and another at Thompson (Conn.) International Speedway in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series – over the last month.

Seven starts, four wins, five top fives.

And that’s just in the last 30 days.

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Santos Springs Back To Victory Lane

By Jason Christley, NASCAR

STAFFORD, Conn. -- Bobby Santos rebounded from an opening season mechanical failure with a win Sunday in Stafford Speedway's Tech-Net Spring Sizzler presented by CARQUEST.

Santos, the defending NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion, held off points leader Rowan Pennink over the closing laps to claim the victory.

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