Following the success of the first ever Speed51 Elite Snowball Derby, Speed51 and Five Flags Speedway have announced a donation of $1,000 to Pensacola's 98.7 Cat Country’s Christmas Wishes program.   Held during the week leading into the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby in December, the first-ever eSports Snowball Derby was broadcast live on Speed51 and […]

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 Throughout the week of the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s Wholesale Club at Five Flags Speedway , Speed51’s team of talented photographers captured countless moments from the event.  Fans, drivers and teams can purchase those photographs now at Speed51Photos.com to keep in their collections.   From Wednesday’s hauler parking to Monday’s checkered flag, and […]

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One week ago, Stephen Nasse crossed the finish line as the unofficial winner of the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby.  Nearly three hours later, he was disqualified for a brake violation and Travis Braden was declared the official winner of the prestigious race at Five Flags Speedway.   Since that night there have been many opinions […]

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Justin Bonnett, who was injured in an incident during the Allen Turner Snowflake 100 on Saturday, December 7 at Five Flags Speedway , continues to recuperate in Mobile, Alabama and hopes to be discharged shortly according to a statement released by his team.   In the incident, Bonnett suffered burns to his hands, face and neck, […]

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Although the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby took place just one week ago today, our team at Speed51 is already looking forward to what may come at the 53rd Annual Snowball Derby in December 2020. Likewise, many of the drivers that competed in this year's event are already working to figure out what they need to […]

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During the Snowball Derby, many teams face adversity and challenges over the course of the event. This year, teams even faced the challenge of an extra day after the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s Wholesale Club was pushed to Monday by rain.   Each year, Speed51 awards the Hal Goodson Award to a "Tough Guy" […]

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David Rogers finished 33rd in the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s Wholesale Club at Five Flags Speedway , falling out of the running after just 79 laps due to a crash.  The race ended far sooner than Rogers had hoped, the kind of run that typically wouldn’t be very noteworthy.   However, his 33rd-place finish […]

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