NEXT EVENT: May 8th at Franklin County Speedway
385 Speedway Ln, Callaway, VA

SMART Modified Tour Set to Invade Franklin County Speedway

4/23/21 - One of the slogans at Franklin County Speedway is “Modifieds were made for Franklin County Speedway” and on May 8th the mighty open wheel, high horsepower cars return. The high banks of Callaway, Virginia's 3/8 mile speed plant await the cars and stars of the reborn SMART Modified Tour.

Modifieds have long been a huge part of racing at Franklin County Speedway but in recent years Modifieds in the south had been struggling and races with those cars were few and far between in the state of Virginia. However, last year with most of the country on pause due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Franklin County Speedway was able to emerge with the biggest Modified shows of the summer utilizing rules for Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem, NC, a track that was shuttered for the year in 2020. more info @ FCS

ACE Speedway Make Announcement for the Rodney Cook Memorial Event

4/12/21 - Ace Speedway is proud to announce they will be having a DOUBLE HEADER for the Rodney Cook Memorial on October 23rd. SMART Modifieds will be added a part of the double header.

The event will feature the 140 laps for the Late Model Stocks, 99 laps for the SMART Modifieds, 50 laps Limited, 30 laps Mini Stock and 30 laps for the Ground Pounders. ACE Speedway

Eric Goodale finally gets to bring The Grandfather Clock home with Martinsville win

MARTINVILLE, VA. — Eric Goodale made his first career NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour start at Martinsville Speedway as a 22-year-old in 2008, bringing home a 10th-place finish.

Fast forward to 2021 and Goodale made his 176th career start in the tour's long-awaited return to the historic flat-track, and walked away as the winner of Thursday's Virginia Is For Racing Lovers 200. But for Goodale, it was more than about taking the checkered flag.

“To finally win one feels pretty damn sweet,” said Goodale of taking the Martinsville Grandfather Clock back to Long Island. “It is about that clock. I've wanted one for so long.” more results

NASCAR Driver Ryan Preece Grabs Win at South Boston Speedway

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. (April 3, 2021) – Ryan Preece held off Chuck Hossfeld and Burt Myers in a seven-lap dash to the finish to win Saturday's 99-lap SMART Modified Tour race at South Boston Speedway.

The race was one of the headline events of Saturday's Pocono Organics' CBD Day At The Races at South Boston Speedway.

Preece, from Berlin Connecticut, got the advantage on the last restart and pulled away from his challengers, crossing the finish line .473 second ahead of Hossfeld more results

Rookie Caleb Heady out Classes Field @ Florence Motor Speedway

3/20/21 - The SMART Modifieds will invade Florence Motor Speedway for their second event for 2021, Saturday,March 20th on the 4/10ths oval with their blistering speeds.

Rookie Caleb Heady after his second time in a modified showed the field he is a winner by capturing the pole with a track new modified record 16.806 and out running NASCAR Cup champion for the win. more results

Hirschman Collects Win in LAst Lap Pass in Season Opener at Caraway

3/14/21 - Northhampton, PA. driver Matt Hirschman out classes field with a pole run of 15.893 and taking home the money with also for the win.

After redraw of the top 12 Bobby Labonte and Jason Myers on the front row for the start of the first race of the season. After the 30 lap stage Jason Myers would collect the stage money for the S.M.A.R.T. Modified 99. More results

Former NASCAR Cup Series Champion Bobby Labonte Joins 2021 Southern Modified Auto Racing Teams Tour

Will drive the number 25 sponsored by CookOut

(2/3/2021) - Charlotte, MI — Just a year after his induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame, legendary NASCAR Champion driver Bobby Labonte will be chasing the checkered flag once again in the Southern Modified Auto Racing Teams Tour (S.M.A.R.T.). It will be a new challenge for Labonte, who will be driving the No. 25 Cook Out Tour Modified for the 2021 season, set to begin March 14 at Caraway Speedway near Asheboro, N.C.. more


S.M.A.R.T. 2021 launches a fantastic new season

After the competitive rebirth of the SMART Modified Tour in 2020, we are excited to release the 2021 schedule . 

The sleek, low and super fast cars competing are racing's versions of ground pounding rocket ships. 2021 launches a fantastic new season of competition for SMART with an all-star line-up of drivers at some of the newest, and some of the most historic venues in American motorsports. more info..