Riverhead Raceway owners Eddie & Connie Partridge and Tom Gatz announced this week that due to the Covid-19 outbreak and subsequent federal and state restrictions put into place by local & state officials they are forced to cancel all racing events for the month of May. The track had previously canceled two safety technical inspection […]

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The sound of race cars will roar once again Saturday night at Cherokee Speedway for the Palmetto Invitational, featuring some of the top stars in all of Dirt Late Model racing competing for a $10,000-to-win payday.   “The New Deal” Hudson O’Neal will be making the trip from Indiana for the invite-only event in the […]

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Last week, we unveiled the top ten dirt racing prospects in the Short Track Draft.  The list included drivers from Late Models, Open Wheel, and the Modified ranks, with some of the brightest talent dirt has to offer.   Today, we look at who will be the top dirt driver in this year’s draft.  Going […]

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April 28, 2020 -- Anderson Speedway officials have announced Open Practice sessions for Friday, May 1 and Saturday, May 2. With certain limitations and restrictions, there will be three (3), three-hour sessions over the two days. All divisions will be permitted to practice. Times for the sessions are 4 pm to 7pm on Friday, May […]

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The sport of auto racing continues to get younger and younger, with an increasing number of drivers moving to ARCA or the NASCAR Truck Series full-time the moment they turn 18.  The last three Short Track Drafts have seen drivers under the age of 18 get picked number one overall, further strengthening the youth movement […]

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Each year, Speed51 hosts the Short Track Draft, evaluating the top short track racing prospects in North America and determining who is the number-one pick each spring.  More than 100 industry experts will submit their ballots in the coming days, sharing the young racers they would choose to build a race team around.   Today, we’ll look […]

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The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on life as we know it.  One racing family in Wisconsin wanted to make sure a young family member knew they were thinking about him on his birthday while maintaining social distancing.   Members of the Prunty family, including brothers Alex and Zach and their uncle Dennis made […]

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Salem, IN -- Salem Speedway officials have announced that they have postponed the May 9th Casey’s General Store GAS/CRA Challenge for the Van Hoy Oil CRA Street Stocks, that event also included the season opener for the Victory Custom Trailers CRA Junior Late Models. The event has been postponed because of the continued social distancing […]

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The Granite State Pro Stock Series was scheduled to open the 2020 season this past Saturday. April 25. Despite a picture perfect afternoon for racing, that did not happen. Now, again due to COVID-19, round two of the 2020 season at Star Speedway has been postponed.   The second event for the series was scheduled […]

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Each year, Speed51 hosts the Short Track Draft, evaluating the top short track racing prospects in North America and determining who is the number-one pick each spring.  More than 100 industry experts will submit their ballots in the coming days, sharing the young racers they would choose to build a race team around.   Today, we’ll look […]

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