Each year, the Snowball Derby brings the best drivers from the short track racing ranks and a handful of drivers from the upper levels of NASCAR to Pensacola, Florida during the first week of December.  This year, one of the drivers from the NASCAR ranks who will be competing in the event is NASCAR Truck […]

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Five Flags Speedway will be joining the fun of a growing eSports industry this December with the first official Snowball Derby sim race.  In a partnership between Speed51 and Five Flags Speedway, the Speed51 Elite Snowball Derby on December 1-4 will benefit families in the Pensacola area during the holiday season.   Sanctioned by the […]

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While the Speed51 Snowball Derby Kickoff Party is getting some new digs in 2019, drivers and race fans can still expect the same great atmosphere and fun that has come with the event the past few years. Moving to the Beef O' Brady's location at 2101 W 9 Mile Road in Pensacola, only three miles […]

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The entry list for the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway continues to grow.  Since the first look at the entry list on November 5, the number of drivers entered for the crown jewel race on December 8 has increased from 40 to 53 of the best Super Late Model racers in North […]

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Mason Mingus was not scheduled to compete in a single race in 2019.  However, that changed in November when the Brentwood, Tennessee driver put together a last-minute deal with Richie Wauters to compete in the All American 400 at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville.  That decision immediately paid off with the biggest win of his career. Mingus’s […]

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The Miss Snowball Derby Pageant has become one of the most anticipated events of the Snowball Derby. Since 2014, ladies from around the country have converged in downtown Pensacola to try their hand at being crowned Miss Snowball Derby. Just like the race itself, the pageant has grown throughout the years. Ten contestants showed for […]

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As part of the drama and excitement of Snowball Derby week each year at Five Flags Speedway (FL), the Allen Turner Snowflake 100 brings out the top Pro Late Model racers in the country the night before the Derby.  That will be no different this season, as already nearly 40 drivers have submitted entry forms […]

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One week ago, Late Model Stock veteran Josh Berry teased he was hoping to make his first trip to the Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway (FL).  Now, the Martinsville 300 winner confirms he will be doing just that, making the trip to Pensacola, Florida for the biggest race in Super Late Model racing.   […]

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The excitement surrounding the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby will be turned up a notch this Saturday as teams make their way to Five Flags Speedway (FL) for the traditional Snowball Derby Preview.  Once again in 2019, the final three hours of the practice day will be streamed live on the Speed51 Network at no additional […]

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The last time Hunter Robbins made an appearance at the Snowball Derby, he put his family-owned No. 18 Super Late Model on the pole and came home with a fourth-place finish in 2014. Five years later, the former Kyle Busch Motorsports Race Engineer will make his return to the nation’s biggest Super Late Model race […]

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