Strange Engineering is proud to be celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2014 and wants to show its appreciation to its loyal customers by offering special sales and promotions throughout 2014. From July 1st to August 31st, customers can take advantage of a great deal on gear sets, brake pads , and Strange […]

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For the week: June 16-June 22, 2014 Mark Mason had everything going his way.  Two straight Late Model feature event victories at Indiana's Angola Motorsport Speedway had him riding a wave of dominance.  Then, in an instant, the equipment that led him to the success went up in flames on his way home from the […]

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Slinger Speedway celebrated the arrival of summer by dumping thousands of pennies on the track for kids to gather, but no child labor laws were broken. Parents watched in amazement as the youngsters picked the pavement clean in minutes, wondering why they cannot do this at home. The limited late models had the night off […]

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JRi Shocks in Mooresville, North Carolina has announced a new Facebook page dedicated to their short track program. Racers and teams are encouraged to “Like” their Facebook page located at http://www.facebook.com/Jrishorttrackshocks. “We are really emphasizing that this is a dedicated short track page so we can provide specific information to short track racers,” Seth Fargher […]

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Ontario-based news source Cornwall Seaway News has reported that Danny Lefebvre, a Mini Stock driver at Cornwall Motor Speedway, has been pronounced dead following a serious crash at the track on Sunday night.  "Police confirmed Monday morning Danny Lefebvre, of St-Louis De Gonzague, Que., was pronounced dead at the hospital. A speedway source said the accident […]

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Mark Mason will be the first to tell you that he is a construction worker by day and a racer on the weekend. On Saturday, June 21st, the weekend warrior went from celebrating his second feature win in a row for the Late Model division at Angola Motor Speedway in Fremont, Indiana to shedding tears […]

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Rain showers have washed out Friday night's Kid's Night at Toledo Speedway, sponsored by the New Glass Bowl Lanes. A steady rain began falling shortly after Noon and with the forecast for more showers for the late afternoon and early evening, the decision was made to cancel the race card. After over 2 hours of […]

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Team Stange Racing, LLC announced today the launch of “THE RACE TO THE CUP”. The Race to the Cup is a premiere Driver Development Program developed around “Stock Car” racing for the Serious race car driver that is passionate about a career in motorsports particularly stock car racing with ambitions of racing in the NASCAR […]

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Rick Eckert didn’t wait long after securing his first DIRTcar Summer Nationals victory last Friday night at Cedar Lake Speedway in Wisconsin following it up by leading flag-to-flag and capturing the victory on Sunday night at Wilmot Raceway. “Anytime I get to race is fun, and I love racing tracks that I’ve never […]

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Each Friday here on #TheNew51,  we will provide links to the 10 most-viewed Speed51.com stories of the past week.  It's a second-chance to check out some of the most popular topics in all of short track racing.   The Show Must Go On to Honor Fallen Racer at New Smyrna http://speed51.com/jarrells-donatti-tribute-victory-begins-healing-at-new-smyrna/   Matt Kenseth's Return […]

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