Whatever ailed defending Riverhead Raceway NASCAR Modified and Figure Eight champion Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead earlier in the season is now just a distant memory.
Rogers won both a 40-lap NASCAR Modified race, which he backed up minutes later with a victory in a 15-lap Figure Eight main event Saturday at Riverhead Raceway.
The numbers and stars lined up just right for 28-year-old Justin Bonsignore of Holtsville as he drove to victory in the Riverhead 200 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour event at Riverhead Raceway Saturday night. READ
On a hot August night for the NASCAR Whelen All American Series at Riverhead Raceway, with lightening dancing in the sky off in the distance, Kyle Soper of Manorville and championship leader Shawn Solomito of Center Moriches earned wins in NASCAR Modifieds Twin 50 feature events on Saturday. For Soper, it was his second win of the season and Solomito’s fourth. READ
Say this about Cassandra Denis’ entry into auto racing: She brings flash.
It was at a women’s race in Pennsylvania one day when Denis was thrown into a car and told to give it a shot.
Defending NASCAR Modified champion Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead and his team plotted out strategy Saturday afternoon in Riverhead Raceway’s pit area. The game plan worked to perfection as Rogers won his first feature event of 2016 after starting last in the night’s 40-lap feature event. READ
Dylan Slepian of Dix Hills scored his second NASCAR Modifieds win of the season Saturday on a hot, sultry night at Riverhead Raceway. Slepian went wire to wire in a 40-lap main event. READ
On a night of auto racing between the raindrops, Jason Agugliaro of Islip went wire to wire in a non-stop 40-lap NASCAR Modified race to claim victory Saturday at Riverhead Raceway. READ
Dan Turbush of Riverhead, 65, won the New England Truck Series Riverhead Nationals 55-lapper for his 80th career win at Riverhead Raceway on Saturday. John Baker of Brookhaven won his first career NASCAR Modified feature in the first Twin 30 feature and championship leader Shawn Solomito of East Moriches took the nightcap. READ