All eyes were on Tulsa, Oklahoma this past weekend as over 300 drivers made their way to the River Spirit Expo Center for the 30th Annual Chili Bowl Nationals.  The Chili Bowl served as the major short track racing of the weekend, but there were also plenty of other important events that took place including […]

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TUCSON, Ariz. – Jonathan Davenport put an exclamation point on his Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by Black Diamond-Club 29 Race Cars Super Late Model championship by topping Sunday night’s $11,000-to-win series finale atop the 3/8-mile USA Raceway.   Davenport raced into the lead just past the midway point of the 50 lapper en […]

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In 2015 the sell-out crowd at the River Spirit Expo Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma chanted “Rico! Rico! Rico!” as loud as they possibly could after Rico Abreu won the Chili Bowl Nationals.  One year later, the sell-out crowd at the expo center was doing the exact same thing after Abreu took the checkered flag to […]

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Bakersfield, CA – Starting in 2016, the SRL will no longer sanction the SRL Legends, or SRL S2 Tour Series.  The focus of the SRL will now be solely directed at the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series and special events like the Winter Showdown.   “We’ve enjoyed having the Legends and S2 series under our banner,” […]

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STOCKTON, CALIFORNIA -- Tony & Carol Noceti from Noceti Group have announced the oval track racing schedules for the paved Stockton 99 Speedway and the Stockton Dirt Track for the 2016 season. The pavement schedule will be one of the largest in several years with an increased emphasis on local points racing, while the dirt […]

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Eight years ago Rico Abreu had never even sat behind the wheel of a race car.  Over the course of the last eight years Abreu has since raced almost every type of race car one could possibly think of.  From Sprint Cars to Midgets, to Late Models, to NASCAR K&N Pro Series East stock cars, […]

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With the 2016 racing season continuing to heat up, we at Speed51.com powered by JEGS will be taking a look at a variety of short track racing realms in order to highlight the "things to watch for" during the 2016 season.  Today, we take a look at the 2016 Super Late Model season and our […]

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TUCSON, Ariz. – Jonathan Davenport scored a wire-to-wire win in Super Late Model action at USA Raceway on Wednesday night to snare his second $5,000 triumph in a row in Round Three of the Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by Black Diamond-Club 29 Race Cars atop the 3/8-mile clay oval.   Davenport gunned into […]

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Sometimes history repeats itself.  Sometimes that can be a good thing, and sometimes that can be a bad thing.  For Rico Abreu at the Chili Bowl Nationals, it seems so far like it’s a great thing.   For the second straight year, Abreu raced on Wednesday night.  For the second straight year, Abreu started the […]

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