Super Late Model teams had one final practice session on Saturday to prepare for the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ's Wholesale Club.  California driver Jeremy Doss ended the hour-long session with his No. 75 “Underbird” throwback car on top of the charts with a 16.782, setting the tone for he and his team come […]

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During the 52ndAnnual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s Wholesale Club, Speed51 will produce tons of video content from the biggest Super Late Model race of the year. With highlights, recaps, on-board videos, one-on-one interviews and more all available, the Speed51 Network is a one-stop shop to catch up on all of the action.   Right now, […]

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Southerners lover their Late Models, and recently a group of radical-looking machines have burst onto the scene.   Over the past two years, fans along the Gulf Coast have seen an explosion in Outlaw Late Model competition and participation. The cars are closely related to super stock divisions at other tracks, with the obvious difference […]

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The Snowball Derby is known across the United States as the premier Super Late Model event in the country, drawing fans and teams from all over to compete in the 300-lap crown jewel race at Five Flags Speedway .  The race also frequently sees racers make the trip from Canada, such as Cole Butcher and […]

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As the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ's Wholesale Club rolls on, the intensity only ramps up.  On Saturday, the Allen Turner Snowflake 100 takes place, pitting the best Pro Late Models in North America against one another for 100 laps around Five Flags Speedway .  Don't miss any of the excitement this weekend […]

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The Allen Turner Snowflake 100 pits the best Pro Late Model racers in the country against one another on the eve of the Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway .  To preview Saturday's race, we take a look "By the Numbers" at the history of the event.  Fans can watch the race live on Speed51 […]

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It is one of the traditions of the Snowball Derby that race fans, as well as we at Speed51, look forward to every year; the great liveries that adorn many of the Super Late Models and Pro Late Models every December at Five Flags Speedway. Naturally, it brings along the debate of which is best. […]

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Augie Grill added to his Snowball Derby legacy Friday with his eighth overall win during Derby weekend. The Hayden, Alabama driver scored the Modifieds of Mayhem finale for a third straight year, but it was one he had to earn.   The two-time Snowball Derby winner was on the receiving end of two strong challenges during […]

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Sitting by a fire in a lawn chair tucked away on the back row of the camping area at Five Flags Speedway is man that has seen it all at the Snowball Derby. Literally.   Pensacola native John Nowlin has been to each and every running of short track racing’s premier event, beginning in 1968. […]

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