For more than a decade Speed51 has served as the go-to place for all things Snowball Derby.  That tradition continues again this year and begins with the launch of the ever-popular Snowball Central presented by Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants.  The section functions as a one-stop shop for Snowball Derby information and news.


On 51’s Snowball Central presented by Schaeffer’s, fans will be able to stay in the know with everything from the latest news and entries (and entry blanks), to fan information, ticket sales and all the happenings surrounding the 48th annual Snowball Derby.  The section will also include spotlight stories and videos as drivers prepare for their trip to Five Flags Speedway.


Click here to head to Snowball Central presented by Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants 


All Speed51 Snowball Derby content, along with any Snowball Derby-related press releases, will appear in the Snowball Central section on powered by JEGS.  It makes it easy for fans and drivers to have quick access to everything Snowball Derby related.


To help fans and drivers find the information they are looking for as quickly as possible, Snowball Central will include direct links to: fan info, entries, area guides (where to dine, stay and shop), videos, history, photos, Speed51’s Trackside Now to the racing coverage, news and a speed shop (information on our partners, i.e. chassis builder, engine builders, shock specialists, brake suppliers, die-cast suppliers, etc).


“Snowball Central presented by Schaeffer’s is something we take great pride in,” said Speed51 Executive Editor Bob Dillner.  “We have worked hard to become the go-to place for all Snowball Derby information and we will continue to be that presence again this year.  Snowball Central kicks off our six week, in-depth coverage and preparation for the Snowball Derby.”


Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants has partnered with for the third-straight season as the presenting sponsor of Snowball Central.  Schaeffer’s offers a full line of racing, street and commercial lubricants that provide improved performance, reliability and economy.  For a full list of products and to contact a local distributor of Schaeffer’s products, visit


For additional historic information and statistics on the Snowball Derby, invites all to visit 51’s


For more information on the 48th Annual Snowball Derby weekend at Five Flags Speedway, visit  All media inquiries and credential requests for the Snowball Derby can be sent to Matt Kentfield at [email protected].


For more information on and the rest of the 51 Companies, contact Jana Wimmer (Director of Business) at 51 Sports via email through [email protected] and visit is on Twitter at @speed51dotcom and on Facebook by searching


-51 Sports Press Release.

51’s Snowball Central Serves as Go-To Spot for Snowball Derby