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  1. Caleb Heady Back With Tommy Baldwin To Defend SMART Tour Title In 2023

    Caleb Heady Back With Tommy Baldwin To Defend SMART Tour Title In 2023

    Jan 18, 2023

    MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Tommy Baldwin Racing announced today that rising star Caleb Heady will return to the seat of the 7NY for the 2023 season. Heady will defend his 2022 SMART Modified Tour title down south, showcasing his talents in a diverse 14-race series schedule for the new year.
  2. Ryan Newman To Compete In More Modified Races In 2023

    Ryan Newman To Compete In More Modified Races In 2023

    Jan 18, 2023

    CHARLOTTE, N.C.  – NASCAR great Ryan Newman will be spending more time behind the wheel in 2023, and he will be doing it driving for Sadler-Stanley Racing powered by Pace-O-Matic in selected SMART Tour and NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour races.
  3. SMART Modified Appeals Panel Overturns Burt Myers Indefinite Suspension

    SMART Modified Appeals Panel Overturns Burt Myers Indefinite Suspension

    Nov 1, 2022

    The penalty levied to Burt Myers by the SMART Modified Tour following the October 15, 2022 race at North Carolina’s Tri-County Motor Speedway has been overturned by the SMART Appeals Panel. Myers will be on a six-race probation to start off the 2023 racing season.
  4. Heady, Baldwin Lock Up SMART Modified Championship at Motor Mile Speedway

    Heady, Baldwin Lock Up SMART Modified Championship at Motor Mile Speedway

    Oct 24, 2022

    It’s been a dream year for the team and it isn’t over yet.
  5. Disqualification Shakes Up SMART Modified Tour Championship Fight

    Disqualification Shakes Up SMART Modified Tour Championship Fight

    Oct 17, 2022

    The 2022 campaign for the SMART Modified Tour will come to a conclusion this Saturday, October 22, at Radford, Virginia’s Motor Mile Speedway. While it was already expected to be a thrilling conclusion to a captivating season, last weekend’s race at Tri-County Motor Speedway added even more intrigue.
  6. SMART Modified Tour To Decide Championship Three At Tri-County

    SMART Modified Tour To Decide Championship Three At Tri-County

    Oct 13, 2022

    The SMART Modified Tour has run nine races across three states with five different winners on its path towards this weekend, the final weekend of the “regular season.” Matt Hirschman, Caleb Heady, Brian Loftin, Jonathan Brown, and Joey Coulter have all taken home a “Smarty” trophy this season, but this weekend’s race at North Carolina’s Tri-County Motor Speedway might be the most influential race of the season.
  7. SMART Tour Drivers Explain Why Dominion Raceway Is Perfect For Modifieds

    SMART Tour Drivers Explain Why Dominion Raceway Is Perfect For Modifieds

    Sep 16, 2022

    One year ago, Virginia’s Dominion Raceway hosted a Modified race for the first time in the track’s history. The SMART Modified Tour’s Craig Murto 99 was the first race for Modifieds at the Thornburg, Virginia 4/10-mile oval that opened in 2016, but it was apparent from the first practice laps that Dominion Raceway was made for Modified racing. It’s just that nobody had realized it until just then.
  8. NASCAR Roots Notebook: National Title Battle Comes Down To Final Weekend

    NASCAR Roots Notebook: National Title Battle Comes Down To Final Weekend

    Sep 15, 2022

    The entire NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series national championship battle comes down to this weekend. Layne Riggs, who has led the points standings nearly all season long, leads the two-time and defending national champion Peyton Sellers by four points heading into the final weekend of the season.
  9. SMART Modified Teams Ready For A Throwdown At Franklin County Speedway

    SMART Modified Teams Ready For A Throwdown At Franklin County Speedway

    Apr 7, 2022

    The SMART Modified Tour is back in action this Sunday at Virginia’s Franklin County Speedway to wrap up a stretch of four races in four weeks. The ground-pounders will run their longest race of the season so far with 110 laps around the 3/8-mile high-banked oval.
  10. Virginia Is For Modified Lovers This Weekend

    Virginia Is For Modified Lovers This Weekend

    Mar 31, 2022

    They say that Virginia is for lovers. Well, if you’re a lover of Modifieds, then you have to love that this weekend is a big doubleheader for pavement Modifieds in the Commonwealth.
  11. SMART Modifieds To Honor Southern Mod Heritage With Inaugural Flyin VA 99

    SMART Modifieds To Honor Southern Mod Heritage With Inaugural Flyin VA 99

    Mar 28, 2022

    The SMART Modified Tour powered by Pace-O-Matic is racing into the future with a unique style of Modified racing at tracks across the Southeast. However, in sports, it's important to look back, celebrate the past and respect the heroes that built what so many fans enjoy today. Major League Baseball did it with its wildly successful Field of Dreams concept last summer. Other sports pay homage to their past by wearing special throwback jerseys. On April 2, the SMART Modified Tour aims to honor the heritage of Southern Modified racing with the running of the inaugural Flying VA 99 at Virginia’s South Boston Speedway. The event will honor one of the South’s most successful Modified racers, and Richmond, Virginia, native: “Mr. Modified” Ray Hendrick.
  12. Burt Myers Leads SMART Modified Tour To Caraway Speedway

    Burt Myers Leads SMART Modified Tour To Caraway Speedway

    Mar 24, 2022

    The SMART Modified Tour continues its early season stretch of races with its first trip to North Carolina’s Caraway Speedway, a long-time home of Modified racing in the south, on Saturday.
  13. SMART Modifieds Taking Stout Field Of Drivers To Southern National

    SMART Modifieds Taking Stout Field Of Drivers To Southern National

    Mar 17, 2022

    The SMART Modified Tour is back in action this Saturday, March 19 at North Carolina’s Southern National Motorsports Park for the second race of the 2022 season, and an extremely strong group of ground-pounders are expected to be on-hand.
  14. Matt Hirschman Keeps Good Times Rolling In SMART Opener At Florence

    Matt Hirschman Keeps Good Times Rolling In SMART Opener At Florence

    Mar 6, 2022

    Matt Hirschman versus Tommy Baldwin Racing has been the pattern throughout the early stages of the 2022 Modified season. At New Smyrna Speedway in February it was Hirschman versus Blewett. Hirschman won more races, but Blewett won the championship. On Saturday at the SMART Modified Tour season opener at South Carolina’s Florence Motor Speedway, the battle was once again Hirschman versus TBR, and once again it was Hirschman coming out on top.
  15. SMART Modified Tour Storylines Entering The New Season

    SMART Modified Tour Storylines Entering The New Season

    Mar 4, 2022

    As the SMART Modifieds get ready to kick off its 2022 season, it's time to catch you up on everything new before the season begins. There's new tracks, a new title sponsor for the series, and even more new. So let's dive in and get started so you're up to date on all of the new changes before the 2022 campaign gets going on Saturday at Florence Motor Speedway.