Modifieds head to Beech Ridge this weekend

SCARBOROUGH — The Modifieds, which for many years were a weekly fixture at Beech Ridge Motor Speedway, will be back this weekend.

The Valenti Modified Racing Series will hold a 75-lap event, the 10th race on the series’ 13-race schedule this season, on Saturday, August 19. The Modifieds join all three NASCAR Nite divisions — Pro Series, Sport Series and Wildcats — on the program. Qualifying rounds for all divisions begins at 7 p.m., followed by feature racing.

VMRS event winners this season include Ted Christopher, who won the most recent race at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl, Anthony Nocella, Russ Hersey and Woody Pitkat.

This Thursday, Thursday Thunder champions will be crowed with the final event of the 10-week season. Featuring racing in 8 divisions begins at 7 p.m., and the night will include an autograph hour and championship ceremonies on the track’s frontstretch.

And, if you’re looking to escape to a galaxy far, far away, Car Wars continues on Friday night at 7.

For more information on any of these events or the 2017 schedule, CLICK HERE.