The sport of auto racing continues to get younger and younger, with an increasing number of drivers moving to ARCA or the NASCAR Truck Series full-time the moment they turn 18.  The last three Short Track Drafts have seen drivers under the age of 18 get picked number one overall, further strengthening the youth movement […]

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Each year, Speed51 hosts the Short Track Draft, evaluating the top short track racing prospects in North America and determining who is the number-one pick each spring.  More than 100 industry experts will submit their ballots in the coming days, sharing the young racers they would choose to build a race team around.   Today, we’ll look […]

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The ground-pounding Modifieds have been thrilling fans for decades, providing exciting racing up and down the East Coast, especially in the Northeast.  Numerous NASCAR Cup Series competitors over the years have cut their teeth in the open-wheel cars, but those numbers have dwindled in recent years.   As such, Modified representation has been limited at […]

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Each year, Speed51 hosts the Short Track Draft, evaluating the top short track racing prospects in North America and determining who is the number-one pick each spring.  More than 100 industry experts will submit their ballots in the coming days, sharing the young racers they would choose to build a race team around.   Today, we’ll look […]

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As we countdown the days until the live 2020 Short Track Draft selection show on Speed51, we continue to analyze some of the top short track racing prospects in North America. Today, we focus in on the Northeastern part of the United States to analyze the top prospects hailing from the following states: Connecticut, Maine, […]

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Prior to the 2010 Short Track Draft on Speed51, you could have bet the farm that a 14-year-old from Dawsonville, Georgia would be selected as the number-one pick.  And you would have been correct.  That year, current NASCAR Cup Series star Chase Elliott become the youngest top selection in Short Track Draft history.   Leading […]

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Editor’s Note: The Speed51 Short Track Draft ranks the top prospects in short track rankings in the eyes of more than 100 industry experts who take part in the voting process. The following Top 10 ranking includes the opinions of Speed51 Correspondent Koty Geyer, and in no way reflects potential voting results or the ultimate […]

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This weekend, hundreds of football players who have trained their entire lives will have their dreams fulfilled as they are announced as draft picks in the National Football League. Similarly, Speed51 will be announcing the selections for its annual Short Track Draft starting next Thursday.   The 2020 Short Track Draft will begin with a first-ever […]

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Each year, Speed51 hosts the Short Track Draft, evaluating the top short track racing prospects in North America and determining who is the number-one pick each spring.  More than 100 industry experts will submit their ballots in the coming days, sharing the young racers they would choose to build a race team around.   Several […]

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