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Newsmaker of the Week // Doug Coby

Domination. That’s what driver Doug Coby asserted over the field of NASCAR Whelen Modified Touring Series competitors in Sunday’s Icebreaker, the opener of the 2015 Tour season at Thompson (CT) Motorsports Park.

Demoralized. That’s the feeling rivals must have had when they left Thompson after Coby started up front and stayed there, save for a few laps when desperate pit strategies of others put them in front for a fleeting moment, only to inevitably dissipate.

Determined. That’s what the Whelen Tour guys will all be heading into Stafford’s Spring Sizzler the last weekend in April, minds set on finding something to challenge Coby.

Doug Coby had ‘em covered in the Icebreaker, making news in asphalt Modified racing’s most competitive series by being a cut above.