Just outside the city of Austin, Texas, is a race shop on a hill filled with talent, good equipment and one very fast asphalt Super Late Model.   Logan Bearden is somewhat of a rarity in the Lone Star state, racing on asphalt while most of his fellow Texans are busy dirt track racing. Iconic […]

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Overcoming adversity became a theme during the three-day Chilly Willy 150 weekend in the desert of Tucson, Arizona.  Making the trip from Wyoming, Michael Scott overcame some adversity of his own and piloted a new Five Star Gen 6 body to a $10,000 victory at Tucson Speedway.   Despite starting on the pole and leading […]

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While the full-fendered Late Models will serve as the main attraction during the 5th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway , the open-wheeled Modified portion of the event is shaping up to be a can't-miss race.  On Friday, officials from the SPEARS Manufacturing Modified Series presented by Lucas Oil released the first look at […]

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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 one of the biggest Super Late Model races on the west coast taking place this weekend at Tucson Speedway, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we […]

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One of the nation’s richest pavement short track races will once again be available to a worldwide audience in 2019. Speed51.com and the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series announced Thursday that the 5th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway will be streamed live on the Speed51 Network.   Speed51 will broadcast the event […]

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Just days removed from celebrating his 18th birthday, Colorado second-generation driver Kody Vanderwal is eager to start the 2019 racing with another big victory in the desert this weekend.   Vanderwal, who swept a pair of NASCAR K&N Pro Series West races at Tucson Speedway in 2018, will start his season in style during the […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's 6th Annual Chilly Willy 150 at Tucson Speedway in 51's Fast Facts below.    Dates: January 24 - 26   Track: Tucson Speedway   Location: 11955 S Harrison Rd. Tucson, AZ 85747   Sanction: NASCAR Whelen All-American Series   Purse: $10,000 to Win […]

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