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Hedgcock Racing 2014 Results
147 Wins
123 - 2nd Place, 124 - 3rd Place, 117 - 4th Place, 85 - 5th Place
596 - Top 5 Finishers

Davis Wins Southern Mod Tour Rookie Honors

Georgia Native Is 2014 Sunoco Rookie Of The Year Award Winner

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (October 20, 2014) – When a driver makes a switch from a full-bodied stock car to a modified car, one of the best things he can do is partner up with an established team to help him with his learning curve of competing in a drastically different car.

Dawsonville, Georgia, native Spencer Davis made the wise decision to team up with Hillbilly Racing and veteran car owner/crew chief David Hill and it paid immediate dividends in the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour as Davis won the 2014 Sunoco Rookie of the Year Award.

“One of the best things we did was compete with David and his Hillbilly Racing team,” he added. “I might have been a new driver, but the team has years and years of experience, and have won races and championships and they know how to get it done. They were able to use notes from previous races at tracks to set the cars up to help me each week and that is a big advantage versus me being a new driver with a new team and we all are learning for the first time together. They gave me a car ready to go each week. That was big in helping me with my transition.” more info..

Coby Drives Way Back To The Top Second Whelen Modified Title In Three Years

Preece Wins Season Finale

THOMPSON, Conn. -- It was the worst finish of the season for Doug Coby. But in the end, it didn't matter, as the Milford, Connecticut driver lifted the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour trophy for the second time in three seasons Sunday.

The 35-year-old finished 17th and two laps down in the season finale Sunoco World Series 150 presented by Xtra Mart at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park. The race was won by defending tour champion Ryan Preece. more results

Seuss Caps Off Championship Season At Charlotte

Wins His First NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Title;
Myers Takes Season Finale

CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 9, 2014) – Andy Seuss finished off his first NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour championship Thursday night, as Burt Myers continued his mastery of the quarter-mile at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Myers pulled away from George Brunnhoelzl III on a green-white-checkered end to the Southern Slam 150. It was the third Charlotte win for the Walnut Cove, North Carolina, driver.

Seuss finished fifth to put the final touches on his title run.

The 27-year-old Hampstead, New Hampshire, driver had placed in the top five in tour championship points in each of the previous six seasons, including runner-up in 2009 and 2011. This season, though, he wouldn't be denied. Seuss won three times and recorded 12 top fives in 14 races. He won the season opener and led the championship points since the third race. more results

David Riggs Passes Away

A Car Owner, A Friend, an A True Champion

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – David Riggs, the patriarch of Riggs Racing, one of the most successful teams in the history of the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour, passed away last night after a long battle with cancer.

Riggs got his start in modified racing in 1962 fielding cars in events for over four decades. 

He was also an inaugural team owner when the tour began operation in 2005 and along with his son Jeff, won the 2005 and 2006 championships with driver Junior Miller.

In 2008 David Riggs put a young Andy Seuss behind the wheel full-time and proceeded to win seven races with the Hampstead, New Hampshire native.

Riggs quit racing full-time after 2010, when Jeff died unexpectedly in the offseason. Seuss continued using some of Riggs'cars after teaming up with his current owner Eddie Harvey in 2011.

Riggs also fielded cars in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour for drivers such as Jamie Tomaino, Tony Jankowiak, and Tim Arre, and won the prestigious modified race at Martinsville Speedway with Johnny Bryant in 1985.

“David Riggs and his entire family helped get the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour moving forward and their dedication to the series is appreciated,” said Brad Moran, managing director of NASCAR Touring Series. “On behalf of everyone at NASCAR we send our condolences to his wife Margaret and the entire Riggs family.”

Obituaries / Service

Bohn Win Green White Checker Finish

Seuss Holds on to Points Lead Heading To Final Event At Charlotte

SOPHIA, N.C. – It was a circle track event, but it took a drag race to decide the winner as Danny Bohn just edged Brian Loftin at the finish line to take the Prestoria Farms 150 checkered flag in NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour action Saturday at Caraway Speedway.

It was the third career victory for Bohn, and second at the .455-mile oval in rural Sophia, North Carolina.

The dramatics were setup by a series of late-race cautions. Burt Myers had dominated the bulk of the event, but mechanical issues on Lap 130 opened the door to the field. Loftin assumed the lead and held Bohn at bay for two subsequent restarts before the green-white-checkered flag conclusion.

Loftin, an eight-time winner at Caraway, took the white flag in the lead, but coming to the checkers Bohn made it a side-by-side dash. With four-time titlist and current championship contender George Brunnhoelzl III wrecking behind them as they came to the stripe, it was Bohn that edged ahead. more results

Preece Gets Back To Victory Lane At Stafford

Defending Whelen Modified Champ Gets First Win Of Season

STAFFORD, Conn. -- Ryan Preece broke through Sunday after a season-long absence from Victory Lane, and collected his 10th careeer NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour victory by holding off Ted Christopher at Stafford Motor Speedway.

Preece, the defending tour champion, had to weather a final challenge by Christopher after a late caution set up a final restart with two laps remaining. Christopher had an early advantage but Preece was able to power back by for the victory. Preece led a race-high 79 laps in recording his first win since Sept. 14 last year at New York's Riverhead Raceway.

Christopher settled for second. Earlier in the day, Christopher collected his 13th NASCAR Whelen All-American Series track championship in Stafford's SK Modified Division in a race also won by Preece. more results

Brunnhoelzl Returns To Victory Lane

Holds Off Myers For Whelen Southern Modified Win At Caraway

SOPHIA, N.C. -- George Brunnhoelzl held off Burt Myers Saturday night and in the process kept alive his hopes for a fifth NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour championship with his win in the Zooland 150. 

Brunnhoelzl edged Myers, who has won three of the last four tour races, for his first win since April at Langley Speedway and 11 overall at Caraway Speedway.

JR Bertuccio finished third, followed by Danny Bohn and championship points leader Andy Seuss. more results

Myers Goes Flag to Flag For Third Win

Veteran Scores Another Triumph At Southern National

LUCAMA, N.C. - Whatever Burt Myers did to turn his season around it has worked.

For just the second time in his career and the first time since 2005, Myers led every lap to win the Southern National 150 at Southern National Motorsports Park after holding off a hard charge from George Brunnhoelzl III, to pick up his third victory in the past four races.

Kyle Ebersole, who won last week at South Boston Speedway, followed in third with David Calabrese and rookie Joe Ryan Osborne completing the top five. more results

Ebersole Races To Second Career Victory

Holds Off Late Charge By Seuss For South Boston Checkered Flag

SOUTH BOSTON, Va.  – There must be something about the state of Virginia that brings out the best in Kyle Ebersole.

The Hummelstown, Pennsylvania, driver decided to change up his pit strategy and pitted early on Lap 53 and was able to hold off a late charge by Andy Seuss to win the South Boston 150 NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour event at South Boston Speedway. It was the second career victory for Ebersole. His first came last season at Langley Speedway in Hampton, Virginia. 

Seuss made several attempts in his quest for a season sweep at South Boston, but was ultimately forced to settle for second. He was followed across the line by George Brunnhoelzl III, Burt Myers and J.R. Bertuccio. More Results

Whelen Modified Tour Rained Out At Riverhead

Riverhead 200 Cancelled; Tour Returns To Action Sept. 20 At New Hampshire

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (Sept. 13, 2014) – Due to inclement weather Saturday at Riverhead Raceway, the Riverhead 200 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race has been cancelled.

Rain moved over the track during afternoon practice and persisted into the evening, forcing the cancellation of the event by NASCAR and track officials.

Due to local regulations that prohibit Riverhead Raceway from running events after the month of September, no make-up date is available to reschedule the Riverhead 200. The Whelen Modified Tour has scheduled events the next two weekends to close out the month.

The Whelen Modified Tour will return to action on Saturday, Sept. 20 with the F.W. Webb 100 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Myers Edges One Out At Caraway

Late Pass Gives Tour Veteran First Win Since 2005

SOPHIA, N.C. - Burt Myers led only one lap in the Southern Pride 150 NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour event at Caraway Speedway, the most important one.

The Walnut Cove, North Carolina, native took the lead from points leader Andy Seuss the white flag lap of a green-white-checkered finish attempt and held on for his second consecutive win of the season and 13th career victory. It was Myers' first victory at the .455-mile banked asphalt oval since the series' second event there back in April 2005. 

Seuss, who entered the event looking for his fifth consecutive win at Caraway dating back to last season and 11th of his career, was forced to settle for a runner-up finish. He was followed by Kyle Ebersole, David Calabrese and Danny Bohn. more results

Tim Brown Captures Third 2014 "Koma Unwind" Win

in the "Back to School 125" at Ace Speedway

ALTAMAHAW — Surviving on fumes in more than one sense, Tim Brown had just enough fuel to reach the finish line first. Victory lane was another matter altogether.

His winning car had to be pushed there, rolling toward the waiting celebration after barely completing the 125-lap KOMA Unwind Modified Madness Series feature Monday at Ace Speedway.

Rural Hall's Brown climbed out red-faced and exhausted — a stomach virus had sapped his strength and wrecked his sleep — after overcoming Burt Myers in a decisive showdown during the closing stages, then bolting away on a final restart and simultaneously conserving every drop of gas in the tank of his No. 02 car. more results

Myers Muscles Way To Langley Victory Lane

Scores Whelen Southern Mod Win After Last-Lap Fireworks

HAMPTON, Va. -- Burt Myers got his first NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour win of 2014 Saturday night and not without controversy.

The 38-year-old Walnut Cove, North Carolina, driver drove to Victory Lane at Langley Speedway after a wild final lap of the Bayport 150.

Myers was running second to George Brunnhoelzl III on the final lap when the two made contact coming out of Turn 4. Myers crossed the line first as Brunnhoelzl bounced off the outside wall and spun across the track. After a video review of the incident, NASCAR officials upheld Myers win and Brunnholzl was second in second. more results

Rookie Tommy Barrett Jr. Wins "Bush's Best 150" at Bristol

JR Bertuccio comes in first for highest Southern Modified Finisher

(Bristol Tenn. 8/20/14)-BRISTOL, Tenn. – Rookie Tommy Barrett Jr. out-muscled veterans Bobby Santos and Justin Bonsignore with a dozen laps to go and drove on to his first NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour victory in Wednesday's Bush's Beans 150 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Barrett, from Millis, Massachusetts, was running third in the late stages of the hotly-contested race when he drove through and by Bonsignore and Santos – who had been the dominant cars of the night – on Lap 139. The 19-year-old held on to the lead in his No. 22 Canto Paving/Ferguson Waterworks Chevrolet through one final restart on Lap 146 for the milestone first victory. more result /photos

Santos Saves Best For Last At New Hampshire

Claims Thrilling NASCAR Whelen Modified Win With Final Lap Pass

LOUDON, N.H. (July 12, 2014) -- Bobby Santos entered the Sunoco 100 looking for a little extra magic to change his fortunes at the “Magic Mile.” He waited until the final lap, but he got it.

In a race that featured multiple lead changes on nearly every lap – 35 official lead changes – the Franklin, Mass., driver made just one pass for the lead and led just one lap Saturday. Santos drove his No. 44 Tinio Racing/ImperialCars.com Chevrolet by Ted Christopher in Turn 4 of the last lap en route to winning the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. more results

NASCAR Touring & Weekly Series Awards Events Announced

NASCAR Hall of Fame To Host Gathering Of Champions For Fifth Year

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 8, 2014) — The NASCAR Hall of Fame is the ultimate goal for the sport's greatest.

Annually, the North Carolina landmark is also the aim of drivers throughout the NASCAR weekly & touring series, as the NASCAR Hall of Fame / Charlotte Convention Center will again host the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Awards and the NASCAR Night of Champions Touring Awards.

The NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Awards will be Friday, Dec. 12, while the NASCAR Night of Champions Touring Series Awards will be Saturday, Dec. 13. more info..