Archive for October 7th, 2008

NEMA Owner Battle Moves to Seekonk

Seekonk, MA — Tim Bertrand holds a 43-point edge on Bob Santos Jr. atop the owners point standings as the Northeastern Midget Association heads to Seekonk Speedway’s D.Anthony Venditti Memorial this weekend.

The respective chauffeurs – Randy Cabral in the Bertrand #47 and Bobby Santos III in the Santos #98 – are in a group of seven active drivers with success at the “Cement Palace.” Seekonk is one of the classic Midget venues in the nation.
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NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour News & Notes – Stafford

Title Chase Tightens As Tour Returns To Stafford
The fourth and final trip for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour to Stafford (Conn.) Motor Speedway in 2008 will take place on Sunday, Oct. 12.

The CARQUEST Fall Final, the track’s traditional season-ending show, was originally scheduled to be held on Sept. 28. Rain forced the race weekend to be postponed.

The 150-lap race will be the 15th of 16 dates on the 2008 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour schedule. With just two races remaining, the points championship is still very much a contest. Matt Hirschman narrowed Ted Christopher’s lead to just 55 points with his second win of the season last week in the Chemung 120.
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