Super Late Models will be racing in the desert this weekend as the Chilly Willy 150 gets underway at Tucson Speedway . We get you ready for the big race in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   2 - Chris Eggleston finished second in inaugural Chilly Willy back in 2014.  He then […]

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Each racer that takes the green flag for the 4th Annual Winter Showdown will leave Kern County Raceway with a minimum payout of $3,000.  On Wednesday, event officials announced the Coors Light / Speed51.com bonus which will ensure that all 36 drivers in the starting field receive the minimum $3,000 to start.   The 4th […]

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Noah Gragson enjoyed a memorable year of racing in 2017.  From his first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory to his first major Super Late Model victory at the Winchester 400, Gragson had a year to remember.  Now, as the 2018 season gets underway, he’s looking to create many more memories.  On February 3, Gragson […]

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Bakersfield, CA  -- The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series is excited to announce the completion of its 2018 schedule of events.  The ten-race schedule will kick off in a big way, with the $30,000 to win “Winter Showdown” at Kern County Raceway on February 3rd.  The “Winter Showdown” is a non-points event for the series […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's 5th Annual Chilly Willy 150 at Tucson Speedway in 51's Fast Facts below.    Dates: January 25 - 27   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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When the local racers were invited to join the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series warriors at Tucson Speedway last September, many regional enthusiasts may not have even heard of Sean Bray before or considered him as a threat for the win.  While some of Super Late Model racing’s best such as Derek Thorn and […]

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In an age where technology and computers dominate and where the difficulty of bringing a new generation of drivers and mechanics is at a premium, two of the top minds in short track racing have come together with an innovative new approach to teaching and training the next generation of motorsports.   Bob Bolles, the […]

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Three-time NASCAR K&N Pro Series West Champion Eric Holmes has entered the Fourth Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway, on February 1-3, 2018. Holmes, from Escalon, CA will be making his third Showdown appearance, finishing 22nd in 2016, and 28th in 2017. He has 17 career “West” Series victories and two championship runner-up finishes, […]

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One of Super Late Model racing’s fastest growing events will be returning to Speed51.com in 2018.  SPEARS Southwest Tour Series and Speed51.com officials announced Thursday that the 4th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park will be broadcast live, but in a different fashion, on the Speed51 Network.   In the past, […]

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BAKERSFIELD, CA -- Kern County Raceway, “Bakersfield’s Place to Race” proudly announces its 2018 schedule, featuring twenty race events at the state of the art paved half-mile track just west of Bakersfield.   The Kern County Raceway 2018 season kicks off with the 4rd Annual Winter Showdown on February 2nd and 3rd. The Winter Showdown […]

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