After 13 years of trying, Kyle Larson finally scored the biggest and most elusive win of his motorsports career, taking the checkered flag in the 34th Annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals at the River Spirit Expo Center .   Larson passed fellow NASCAR Cup Series racer and three-time Chili Bowl champion Christopher Bell on lap […]

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The 2020 edition of the Wild West Shootout has become the year of “The Squirrel," as Brian Shirley capped off his third win in five races on the penultimate race of the event on Saturday night.   For the first 10 laps of the 40-lap Super Late Model feature, it was Johnny Scott in front, […]

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Friday night’s A-Main at the 34th Annual Chili Bowl Nationals proved to be a thriller with several drivers trading slide jobs throughout the 30-lap main event. The lead changed hands a staggering seven times during the race, with former USAC National Midget champion Tanner Thorson holding off Ryan Bernal and Chris Windom over the final […]

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As a new short track racing season begins, there will be many different storylines to keep an eye on throughout the new year.  Many of those storylines involve impressive statistical achievements and records that could potentially be broken in 2020.  We get you ready for the upcoming year by giving you 10 short track records, […]

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A new season of short track racing is upon us, which brings about a new season of storylines.  Young guns are moving up the racing ladder, proven racers are taking on new challenges and champions are looking at the next step in their career.   Here are 10 drivers we believe race fans should keep […]

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History is a big part of racing, and the history of short track racing runs deep.  At certain points during the year, Speed51 will use our new "Throwback Thursday" segment to look back on some of the biggest stories from years past.  During each edition of Throwback Thursday, we will revisit stories previously published on […]

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The final race of the 2019-2020 Speed51 Western Super Series presented by J2Racing.Parts season came down to the final lap Tuesday night at the virtual Milwaukee Mile.  In the end, the winner of the race was decided by race officials after video review, while Drew Wooten earned a podium finish to clinch the season championship. […]

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