DAWSONVILLE, Ga. – Donald McIntosh wrapped up his 2019 season on Saturday afternoon by piloting Blount Motorsports No. 7m Ole Ben Franklin Motors/ Stowers Cat/ XR1 Rocket Chassis/ Vic Hill Racing Engine Super Late Model to a $5,000 victory.   The Georgia racer earned his seventh victory of the season in the annual Hangover at […]

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A new year is just around the corner, which also means a new season of short track racing.  Once again, Dillon Motor Speedway will open festivities with the New Year’s Bash on January 4-5.   The 10th Annual event is headlined by the Mid-Atlantic Street Stocks, which will compete for 110 laps around the South […]

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Rising to the challenge is what separates a top-notch driver from the rest of the pack. Whether it’s dominating a race, going on a winning streak or sealing a win with a late-race pass, drivers slowly rise to the top of the field and make a name for themselves.   That’s why the FK Rod […]

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Speed51’s coverage of all things short track racing expanded in 2019, including the eye on the thunder warriors of Modified racing, both north and south. Tour-types, narrow-wheeled, or even Supers, there was plenty to see in the past year, and we have much of it on the Speed51 Network. To celebrate, we have the Top […]

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PELETIER, NC – A handful of 2020 dates have been announced by Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway prior to the upcoming release of the season schedule in mid-January.   After being rained out last year, the Carolina Mini-Stock Challenge 4-Cylinder Nationals were rescheduled with the date set for Saturday, March 21, 2020.  The 4-Cylinder Nationals […]

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The mighty Modifieds capped off another great decade that saw a changing of the guard. The traditional names from the first part of the decade have shifted to the likes of Doug Coby, Justin Bonsignore and other rising stars. Coby won six NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour titles, while Bonsignore scored his first in 2018 and […]

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In today’s racing world, you need the full package in order to climb the ranks to one of NASCAR’s top three national touring series.  Grant Thompson, a 13-year-old racer from Mobile, Alabama, is showing at a young age that he has the personality, maturity, and talent to put together the full package on his way […]

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As we close the chapter on the decade that was in short track racing, Speed51 will be taking an in-depth look at the moments and storylines that defined the decade for a variety of disciplines within the short track ranks.  Today, we begin our journey with a look at what occurred within the Late Model […]

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For the first time in over five years, a short track racing event will be held at Gresham Motorsports Park (GA) on May 16-17, 2020.  But before the race itself, drivers planning to compete in the event will have a chance to fine tune their race cars during an open test session on April 18. […]

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The 2020 Southern Super Series season will kick off March 20-22 at South Alabama Speedway, with the running of the Rattler 250.  The race has established itself as one of the biggest in Super Late Model racing, bringing a stout field of competition every year to the 4/10-mile Alabama oval.   Since originally being held […]

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