CONCORD, N.C.  – Lightning struck and sparks flew during an exhilarating opening to the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout, the world’s premier grassroots racing event, on Tuesday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, as Chase Purdy emerged victorious in the In Light Wellness Legend Car Pro division. Purdy captured the victory after a dramatic battle for the win saw contenders Austin […]

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CHARLOTTE, NC  – For the first time in series history, the Pro All Stars (PASS) South Super Late Models will compete on back-to-back nights this weekend. The PASS Carolina Doubleheader will see the South’s original Super Late Model tour compete on Friday night at Anderson Motor Speedway in upstate South Carolina, then move across the […]

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Each summer, many of racing's future stars make their way to Charlotte, North Carolina for the BoJangles' Summer Shootout.  Current NASCAR stars such as Daniel Hemric have competed and seen success at the Summer Shootout on their way up the racing ladder.  With the 2016 version of the 10-round racing program kicking off tonight at […]

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Over the course of the past week, the Speed51.com crew has been busy attending Short Track Racing events throughout the United States. At many of these events, the Speed51 Network cameras were rolling to capture the exciting racing action that took place.  To catch you up on what we've been doing on the Speed51 Network, […]

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CONCORD, N.C. – Austin Green has more experience on Charlotte Motor Speedway’s frontstretch quarter-mile than many of his competitors, but when the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout kicks off on June 14, Green’s experience won’t be the only thing he’ll have going for him. The son of 1994 NASCAR XFINITY Series champion David Green, Austin, 15, has […]

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Late Model Stock Car fans can find all the quick little nuggets of info for the 2016 season here in the Late Model Stock Car notebook. We have a little from each of the tracks in the region that run Late Model Stock cars. Some information was found on track social media pages and websites. […]

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Whether it was on dirt or on pavement, Short Track Racing was in full force throughout North America this past weekend.  From the RoC Modifieds pounding the pavement at Lake Erie Speedway (PA) to the Dirt Late Models racing for $100,000 at Edlora Speedway (OH), the action on the short tracks was intense.   To get you […]

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Winston-Salem, NC -- Tim Brown of Tobaccoville took the checkered for the second week in a row at Bowman Gray Stadium. But the victory didn’t happen in the race or even in qualifying sessions. The real battle happened in pre-race practice.   The historic quarter-mile has been extra fickle in 2016. Saturday’s racing was in […]

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Looking to find out who won Short Track Racing events all over North America this weekend?  You've come to the right place.  The Weekend Update on Speed51.com provides you with the most up to date list of winners with a quick recap of each event.  Don't see your favorite track or series listed here and […]

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How much can actually happen in 100 laps?  Well what we learned from the CARS Late Model Stock event is a lot.  The lead seemed to be cursed for those who dared to take it and when the checkered flag flew it was Josh Berry holding the trophy in the Do the Dew 200 in […]

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