THOMPSON, Conn. – Woody Pitkat is certainly a veteran of Sunoco Modified racing at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park.   Just four years ago, the Stafford, Conn., driver won the championship in Thompson’s premiere division for the second time, following up a 2006 title with another one just about a decade later. After finishing sixth in […]

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The last time Kyle Lee made the trek from his home state of Pennsylvania to Virginia Motor Speedway in Jamaica, Virginia, he made the feature field for the ULTIMATE Super Late Model Series’ USA 100.   Unfortunately, his night would end shortly afterwards.   “Last year, we had some bad luck,” Lee explained to Speed51.  […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's 14th Annual Easter Bunny 150 at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) in 51's Fast Facts below.    Dates: April 19 - 20, 2019   Track: Hickory Motor Speedway (0.363-mile, semi-banked oval)   Location: 3130 US-70, Newton, NC 28658   Sanction: Pro All Stars Series (PASS)   Purse: $5,000 […]

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Waterbury, VT -- The 2019 American-Canadian Tour (ACT) season will truly be living up to its international name. A growing field of Quebec drivers have registered for the full ACT Late Model Tour season and are ready to join their American brethren racing throughout the Northeastern U.S. and Canada.   As of press time, five […]

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Barre, VT -- The Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel Flying Tigers are ready to open their 2019 championship battle at Barre’s Thunder Road on Sunday, April 28 at 1:30pm as part of the Community Bank N.A. 150. Early indications are that it could be one of the largest, most wide-open battles in years with numerous drivers […]

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THOMPSON, Conn. – Race fans that were in attendance for the 45th annual Icebreaker may have been shocked to see Shawn Monahan’s familiar No. 55 Limited Sportsman roll on the track. Even though the number itself was familiar to many, dating back multiple years in Monahan’s racing career, the body style was something completely different, […]

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BEDFORD, Pa. -- Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 and Bedford Speedway officials did everything they could to try and outrun Mother Nature on Sunday, but a worsening forecast has forced both parties to pull the plug. At this time, no rain date for 2019 has been set. Officials […]

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LAFARGVILLE, NY - Matt Sheppard conquered the inaugural Thunder in the Thousand Islands 100, NAPA Super DIRT Week Qualifier from the outside pole. Sheppard defeated all challengers including Jimmy Phelps, Erick Rudolph, Billy Decker, Billy Dunn, and Mat Williamson to hold onto the lead for the huge $10,000 payday. Mat Williamson's brand-new No. 88 Buzzchew […]

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PORT ROYAL, Pa. -- If there is one thing for certain in the world of sprint car competition, one can never count out Lance Dewease at Port Royal Speedway, especially when the Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 are in town.   With a little bit of luck in […]

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HAGERSTOWN, MD -- Jonathan Davenport became the first repeat winner in Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned events at Hagerstown Speedway on Saturday night.   Heading into tonight's event at the Dirt Capitol, the series had made 11 appearances and there had been 11 different winners. The defending National Champion led the entire race on […]

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