As July comes to a close, so too does the opportunity for ticket holders from the 2018 Snowball Derby to renew their tickets for the next edition of December's prestigious Super Late Model race. With this week’s August 1 deadline looming near, last year’s ticket holders have just three days to ensure their seats for […]

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The hot topic of the weekend carried over to The Morning Bullring on Speed51.com, with many guests on the show discussing Saturday’s announcement that controlled cautions would be introduced and live pits stops would be eliminated for the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway .   Debate and conversation about the change reached […]

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The most prestigious asphalt Super Late Model race in America is making a big change to save racers money in 2019.  Five Flags Speedway officials announced Saturday that the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby will be contested using the controlled cautions format used by many other Super Late Model races in North America.   The change […]

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Over the course of the last two weeks, the staff at Five Flags Speedway went up against a heavyweight opponent with an undefeated record.  That opponent goes by the name of Mother Nature.  She’s tough to beat and in most cases, there’s very little you can do to trump her.   Tim Bryant and the […]

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The Speed51.com video department fired out more than 35 exclusive and unique videos throughout the 51st Snowball Derby, and more videos are still on the way. From on-board videos to race highlights, daily recaps, and even some fun impressions of Five Flags Speedway announcer Robbie Harvey, our video coverage from the biggest pavement short track […]

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Seven days later than originally planned, the 51st Annual Snowball Derby is finally in the record books.  The event, which turned into a two-week affair as a result of Mother Nature, featured loads of storyline that were covered on Speed51.com.  Today, we take a look back at the top 10 stories coming out of the […]

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Looking through the box score from the 51st Annual Snowball Derby, we can’t help but think about which drivers may have something to prove at next year's Snowball Derby.  Many of the same names that chased the Tom Dawson Trophy this year will take another run at the coveted trophy in 2019, hoping to place […]

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A frightening crash with four laps remaining in Sunday's Modifieds of Mayhem race at Five Flags Speedway sent a pair of drivers to the hospital.  Billy Melvin, one of the racers involved in the crash, remains in the hospital and is currently recovering from surgery.   The incident occurred on the backstretch at Five […]

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