LAKE HAVASU CITY, Arizona -- It’s hard to turn a race into a runaway and still make it suspenseful but Austin Barnes did it Saturday night at Havasu 95 Speedway.   The young man from Escondido, California, was the fastest qualifier for the K&N Filters 100 presented by E3 Spark Plugs, started third in the […]

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Quick Links >> Friday, March 10 • Saturday, March 11 • Sunday, March 12 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 […]

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LAS VEGAS -- In front of a nearly packed grandstand, local fans and beyond witnessed an exciting performance from one of the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series' most elite drivers, Donny Schatz. Not only were members of the Nellis Air Force Base in attendance to witness their racing heroes fly around The Dirt […]

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CORONA, California -- The Weather Channel website promises temperature in the low 90s, most sunny skies and a light wind from the northwest on Saturday in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.   There’s no direct mention, however, of the small cloud of uncertainty hanging over the Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by RAM Mounts […]

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ROSEVILLE, Calif. -- Bill McAnally Racing announced today that Riley Herbst will race a portion of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West schedule this season, driving the No. 54 UFC GYM / NOS Toyota Camry in the first four races that comprise the NAPA 500 Challenge.   For Herbst – an 18-year-old from Las Vegas […]

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As the 2017 short track racing season is well underway, the staff at Speed51.com powered by JEGS is dedicated to bringing racing fans the best short track coverage available. Part of that coverage is on our on-demand video network – the Speed51 Network – and if you’re a videographer we’re interested in having you help […]

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Bakersfield, CA -- The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series will open its seventeenth season in a big way with the “SPEARS Manufacturing 100”at Irwindale Speedway on Saturday, March 25th.   For the first time in history, the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series and the NASCAR K&N Pro Series will compete on the same night at Irwindale. The […]

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Timing is everything in racing, and Saturday night was Austin Barnes’ time. Barnes of Escondido, California scored a $5,000 payday, winning the 50-lap Lucas Oil Modified non-points feature during Saturday’s Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park .   The win for Barnes was his first since November 2015 when he won the season finale […]

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The drought of California was not in effect Friday as qualifying for the third annual SRL Winter Showdown will be delayed until Saturday. Drivers and races teams will now have a new format to tackle. During practice on Thursday 46 cars took time at Kern County Raceway in Bakersfield, CA. Now qualifying and race day […]

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