Tim Brown Ready for Record Setting Season

Southern Modified Ace Takes On New Challenges In 2014

Story By:  ELGIN TRAYLOR / SPEED51.COM  Photos By:  DAVE DALESANDRO / RPW

WINSTON SALEM, NC- March 20, 2014- This year  could be a record-setting year for veteran Modified racer Tim Brown.  With just two more wins, the Cana, Virginia native will assume the title of the all-time wins list leader at historic Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  Brown has been winning at "The Stadium" for more than a decade.

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2014 Waterford Speedbowl Season Preview

Budweiser 'Blastoff Weekend' Opens The Historic Gates of Waterford For Racing March 28th to the 30th

Story By:  MATT WIERNASZ  Photos By:  MATT WIERNASZ and RICK IBSEN / RPW

WATERFORD, CT- March 19, 2014- The Waterford Speedbowl will open their 2014 season with the Budweiser Blastoff on the weekend of March 28th-30th. It will feature the Valenti Modified Racing Series 100 lap season opener. The Valenti Modified Racing Racing Series will be heading into their 11th season kicking off a 17 race schedule.

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Five Times a Bridesmaid for Larson

NNS: Another Race, Another Runner-Up for Larson

Story By:  KENNY BRUCE / NASCAR MEDIA  Photos By:  GETTY IMAGES


BRISTOL, TN- March 18, 2014- For Kyle Larson, this bridesmaid stuff is getting old. That’s five times now. But who’s counting?

A year after battling Kyle Busch to the finish line, narrowly missing his first career victory in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, Larson once again came out on the short end, running second to, you guessed it, Busch at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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2014 Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park Preview

Thompson Speedway Looks Forward To A Big Year in 2014

Story By:  MATT WIERNASZ  Photos By:  MATT WIERNASZ and DAVE DALESANDRO / RPW

THOMPSON, CT- March 17, 2014- Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park will host the 2014 Icebreaker coming up on April 4th-6th. It will be the first points race of the year for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour. Doug Coby took down the win in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race at the Battle At The Beach at Daytona International Speedway in February driving for his new team Mike Smeriglio Racing.  Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park will host 7 events this season.

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Jessica Zemken Looking to Raise The Bar for Lady Racers

2014 Is Jessica Zemken's Time To Shine

Story and Photos By:  OTTO GRAHAM / RPW


SPRAKERS, NY- March 8, 2014- I’ve been waiting for the first female racing superstar to arrive on the scene for a long time now. I pictured her arrival somewhat the way Kyle Larsen exploded on the racing scene. It’s a tall order, especially since only one Kyle Larsen has come along in my lifetime with the credentials he routinely shows us.

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Time to Throwback

After His Rookie Season in the Small-Block Division, One Lebanon Valley Competitor Looks Back

Story By:  CHAD PIERCE  Photos By:  AMBER CHALMERS / RPW

WEST LEBANON, NY- March 7, 2014- Well it’s been awhile since I wrote so let’s catch up.  The 2013 season ended with one trip to victory lane and seventh overall in the final point standings.  For our first season in the small block division at Lebanon Valley, we were very pleased but not satisfied.

Since the season ended, we have made our yearly trip to the parts peddler show and made our first ever trip to the motorsports show.  Those shows are so much fun but I always find that when we leave, my want list is so much bigger!

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Frank Maratta Auto Show Held at The Big E This Past Weekend

Frank Maratta Auto Show Returned to The Big E For The Second Straight Year

Story and Photos By:  MATT WIERNASZ / RPW

WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA- March 5, 2014- The Frank Maratta Auto Show returned to The Big E in West Springfield, MA returned for the second year in a row this past weekend. The fans that attended the show got to see classic cars and race cars.  Some of the race tracks and the touring series  from the New England Region had displays to preview the 2014 season.

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