Story By: SHANNON STEPHENS / NHMS – LOUDON, NH – The New England fan-favorite Whelen Modified Tour has been added to the weekend lineup for New Hampshire Motor Speedway’s 2021 NASCAR race weekend, which now kicks off with Doubleheader Saturday, July 17, featuring the NWMT Nor’Easter 100 and the NASCAR Xfinity Series Lakes Region 200.
The NASCAR Cup Series will cap off the weekend with the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301, Sunday, July 18.
“The modifieds always put on one heck of a show for race fans at ‘The Magic Mile,'” said David McGrath, executive vice president and general manager of New Hampshire Motor Speedway. “They’ve been racing at Loudon since the very beginning, and we’re so happy that tradition will continue in 2021.”
The July 17, 2021 Nor’Easter 100 will mark the 79th Loudon appearance by the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, which has been racing at New Hampshire Motor Speedway since it opened in 1990. The event will again be part of the annual NASCAR Cup Series race weekend, July 17-18, 2021.