Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With the biggest Super Late Model race on the west coast being held this weekend, we challenged our staff once again.   This week we asked members of our Speed51.com team, "Who […]

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Fontana, CA --- Trevor Huddleston, a 22 year old third generation race car driver from Agoura Hills, will once again be behind the wheel of Bob and Maureen Bruncati’s trademark blue and orange Sunrise Ford sponsored Ford Fusion.   The 2019 K&N Pro Series season will see Trevor making the move over […]

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West coast Modified standout Kyle Tellstrom will be bringing his No. 5k Howe/STR Chevy to the 2019 Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway on February 1-2.  Tellstrom is an infrequent visitor to the half-miles on the west coast, but he is a frequent visitor to Victory Lane.  Tellstrom is an Ukiah, CA native but […]

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Preston Peltier enters this weekend’s 5th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park hungry for a win in the West Coast crown jewel and confident in a brand-new car with help some from new friends.   Preston Peltier will bring a new Rowdy Manufacturing chassis to the Bakersfield, California facility as he pursues his […]

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The last time Donnie Wilson competed in the Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park, he finished second to 2018 NASCAR K&N Pro Series West champion Derek Thorn.  After skipping out on last year’s race, the “Oklahoma City Bandit” will make the trip back out west in 2019 looking to finish one spot better and […]

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Ryan Reed will have a reunion this weekend when Super Late Models from all across the country converge on Kern County Raceway for the $30,000-to-win, 5th Annual Winter Showdown. This will be the first time the 25-year-old driver has been back to compete at his home track since 2013, the inaugural season for the […]

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In just four previous runnings, the SRL Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park has become one of the most regarded Super Late Model events of the year in the eyes of many top drivers. This is especially true for many locals in Southern California, including 2017 race winner Derek Thorn.   Thorn, along […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's 5th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway in 51's Fast Facts below.    Dates: January 31 - February 2   Track: Kern County Raceway   Location: 13500 Raceway Blvd Interstate 5 and Enos Lane, Bakersfield, CA 93311   Sanction: SPEARS SRL Southwest […]

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Jeremy Doss recently visited Bakersfield, California and picked up his SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series championship trophy, along with a variety of product and cash awards.  A few days later, Doss broke out his Senneker Performance Super Late Model for practice in preparation for the $30,000-to-win 2019 Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway on […]

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