As the year 2019 now gets down to its final hours, Speed51 is continuing its look back on a great decade of short track racing. Later this week, we will be revealing our list of the Top 10 short track drivers over the past 10 years, and to build things up, we’re examining some of […]

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Performing in the clutch separates the best drivers from the pack. When the laps are counting down and the lights are shining brightest, the top racers thrive under pressure. Each month during the 2019 season, Tilton Engineering will honor a “Clutch Performer of the Month” from the world of short track racing.   The winner […]

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A new year is just around the corner, which also means a new season of short track racing.  Once again, Dillon Motor Speedway will open festivities with the New Year’s Bash on January 4-5.   The 10th Annual event is headlined by the Mid-Atlantic Street Stocks, which will compete for 110 laps around the South […]

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Rising to the challenge is what separates a top-notch driver from the rest of the pack. Whether it’s dominating a race, going on a winning streak or sealing a win with a late-race pass, drivers slowly rise to the top of the field and make a name for themselves.   That’s why the FK Rod […]

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Speed51’s coverage of all things short track racing expanded in 2019, including the eye on the thunder warriors of Modified racing, both north and south. Tour-types, narrow-wheeled, or even Supers, there was plenty to see in the past year, and we have much of it on the Speed51 Network. To celebrate, we have the Top […]

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Early Friday, race teams that compete in five NASCAR Whelen All-American Series divisions at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park received word of the 2020 season schedule at the 5/8-mile oval in Connecticut. In the letter, Thompson Speedway CEO Jonathan Hoenig announced a reduction in both the number of race events and purse payout for all divisions. […]

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BOSTON, MA -- Officials with the 350 Supermodified Atlantic Charter are proud to announce their inaugural six race championship tour which will begin with the season opening event at Riverside Speedway and Adventure Park on Saturday, June 6, 2020.   This season, teams will have the opportunity to compete at four different facilities between June […]

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Fresh off a win during Friday night’s preliminary action, everything came up big for NASCAR Cup Series driver Kyle Larson Saturday night at the Gateway Dirt Nationals. The Chip Ganassi Racing driver doubled up with another win, taking home the big check, big money and big Gateway trophy.   To kick off the final night […]

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The Gateway Dirt Nationals allows Modified drivers to compete with drivers they normally don’t see throughout the season. That was the case with the main event on Saturday night, which saw Indiana driver Derek Losh steal a win from Florida Late Model standout Kyle Bronson in the last corner of the 30-lap main event.   […]

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On the night before the big $10,000-to-win show for the Modified portion of the Gateway Dirt Nationals, Illinois ace Mike Harrison made a statement that he may be the favorite to watch on Saturday. Sweeping the top spot on in time trials, heat racing, and the 20-lap feature Friday under The Dome at America’s Center, […]

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