Skyland, North Carolina – Fans will now have the opportunity to see the Super Cup Stock Car Series kick off the 2015 season free of charge. CNB Bank Raceway Park track owner Tim Bainey Jr. and family have announced that they will open the gates for all visitors who wish to check out the Clearfield, […]

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Near summer like weather dawned this past Saturday on Long Island as Riverhead Raceway promoters Barbara & Jim Cromarty swung the gates open for the first of two pre season practice days. The day was deemed a success both in the pit area as well on the race track by both NASCAR Officials and competitors […]

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If you were an owner of a major motorsports organization, which current short track racers would you want on your team? That’s the question Speed51.com has asked industry experts from all across the United States and Canada as the “100% Short Track News” source gears up for the 2015 Short Track Draft presented by PFC […]

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One of the fastest-growing apps on the market today is Periscope, a live video streaming service provided by Twitter.  Always looking to bring short track racing to more people in more places, Speed51.com has embraced Periscope and will be using it to provide behind-the-scenes news, information, interviews and more to fans via its Speed51dotcom Periscope […]

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Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) announced today that Ross Kenseth will make his NASCAR XFINITY Series debut in the No. 20 Toyota Camry at Chicagoland Speedway on June 20. Dollar General will proudly partner with Kenseth for his first NASCAR National Series career start.   “This is an exciting time for us,” said Joe Gibbs, owner […]

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The 2nd Annual Valvoline Little 600 free fan event at GoPro Motorplex on May 19, featuring popular NASCAR drivers competing in the facility’s rental karts is quickly becoming a fan-favorite. Although conveniently scheduled between the NASCAR All-Star Race and Coca-Cola 600 when many NASCAR fans flock to the Charlotte area, a partnership between Speed51.com’s 51 […]

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J.R. Smith Jerome Robert “Jerry” “J.R.” Smith, died at Madison’s St. Mary’s Hospital on April 7 at the age of 72 years old.   While attending college at UW-Whitewater Jerry worked at Fordem Co., a paper converting business. In 1966, he and his brother Jay joined forces and purchased the business, creating unique processes to […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 13, 2015) – LFR Chassis earned its first win in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour (NWMT) after dominating the field this past weekend at Thompson Speedway. Between Doug Coby and Ron Silk, LFR Chassis was fastest in practice, won the pole and led every lap of the Icebreaker 150.   “All of […]

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The news broke Sunday afternoon about a tragic loss of a driving instructor at the Richard Petty Driving Experience’s Exotic Driving Experience at Walt Disney World Speedway in Florida. It hit home for many in the racing community when it was announced that the racing world lost a family member and friend, Gary Terry.   […]

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Champion Racing Association always prides itself at being at the leading edge of racing and technology.  And now CRA has done it again.  Officials from the sanctioning body are proud to unveil its new website (CRA-Racing.com) designed by 51 Sports, LLC.   The new look provides a better gateway for teams, fans, and sponsors to […]

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