It has been just over a week since voting for the 2018 ARBodies Late Model Most Popular Driver opened on Speed51.com.  Already thousands of votes have already been tallied in the first phase before the January 23 deadline.   Once again this year ARbodies will award a free white “A” package to this year’s winner […]

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LAS VEGAS – The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is set for a full season of action-packed racing in 2019.   The 3/8-mile paved oval will host 13 racing weekends throughout the course of the year, with a number of theme nights continuing at the beloved short track. Action kicks off with NASCAR Whelen […]

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In the heart of December, Super Late Model teams are already planning for the 2019 season, which is now only weeks away, and the traditional wintertime events that come with it. Long known as the winter destination for racing in the Southwest, Tucson Speedway is already getting ready to welcome the best in the West […]

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Entering the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series season finale at The Bulling at Las Vegas Motor Speedway , two drivers have separated themselves from the pack and will compete for the 2018 SRL Championship at the 3/8-mile paved oval.  Jeremy Doss and Eric Schmidt will lead the field to Las Vegas for the $10,000-to-win Retro […]

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LAS VEGAS -- The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway will put the finishing touches on another exciting season when it hosts the West Coast Short Track Championships on Saturday night.   The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series, Lucas Oil Modified Series and USAC HPD Midgets Series all will run as part of the race schedule, […]

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year here on Speed51.com with some of the biggest events, not just in short track racing, but all of motorsports, bringing the eyes of the racing world to Speed51.  As the official news source for the 51st Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway, and the fast approach […]

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San Tan Valley, Arizona -- In a nutshell, the opening night of the 51st “Western World Championships” is a microcosm of the way the 2018 USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car season has unfolded for Justin Grant and TOPP Motorsports.   Just when you began to count this pair out, here they are, back with gusto […]

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LAKE HAVASU CITY, Arizona -- Taylor Miinch put the finishing touch on his second straight Lucas Oil Modified Series championship by stealing a win Saturday night at Havasu 95 Speedway.   Miinch, whose 2-point bonus for being fast qualifier had ended Justin Johnson’s longshot hope, got by pole-sitter and race-long leader Dylan Cappello on lap […]

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LAS VEGAS -- Budding NASCAR star Noah Gragson is coming home to take on a stacked field that includes 2017 runner-up Jeremy Doss at the third annual Senator’s Cup Fall Classic at Las Vegas Motor Speedway’s Bullring this weekend.   Gragson – a Las Vegas native who qualified for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series […]

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A couple months ago, Brett Yackey and family made the trek to Wisconsin for the annual Dixieland 250.  Although it did not go quite as expected, the Greeley, Colorado-based team chased their issues until the very end, in part by being parked next to a Midwest champion.  Soaking up as much knowledge and advice from […]

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