With just over three months remaining until the nation’s most highly anticipated short track event of the year, phone lines are open at Pensacola, Florida's Five Flags Speedway and tickets for the 47th Annual Snowball Derby are now on sale to the general public.   Tickets went on sale Monday morning and as of mid-day, […]

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With Super Late Model racers all around North America starting their stretch run of the 2014 racing season, plans are already in the works to prepare for the 47th Annual Snowball Derby at Pensacola, Florida's Five Flags Speedway.   Likewise, it's time for fans to make their plans to attend the most prestigious short track […]

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Speed51.com has learned from Five Flags Speedway General Manager Tim Bryant that the track has been awarded $25,000 from Escambia County in an effort to  help promote the 47th Annual Snowball Derby.  The decision came after a meeting on Thursday night in Pensacola. Bryant told Speed51.com that he now has to put the money to good […]

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Joe Gibbs Racing announces today that 18-year-old Erik Jones will pilot the No. 20 Toyota in three NASCAR Nationwide Series races this season. Jones will make his debut behind the wheel of the JGR’s No. 20 Nationwide Series Camry for the first time on July 19 in Chicago before battling on the short track of Bristol Motor […]

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7:27 Until then, thank you so much to you short track fans for tuning in today and joining us for Snowball Derby weekend. On behalf of Bob & Angie Dillner, Matt Kentfield, Elgin Traylor, Kevin Ramsell, Ally Fulson, Mark Keeler, Tonya Kronk, Mikayla Kugler, Adam Mackey, Bruce Nuttleman, Brandon Paul, Jalissa Piette, Matt Priuer, Tim […]

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10:42 Until then, we're heading to Beef O'Brady's on West Nine Mile RD, which is open late for all the teams reading our coverage tonight. See you tomorrow morning on the greatest day in short track racing every year, Snowball Derby Sunday!   10:42 Speed51.com will have live Trackside Now coverage presented by PFC Brakes starting […]

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11:05 That ends our Snowball Derby Thursday coverage. Thanks to our Thursday presenting sponsor: Schoenfeld Headers. You can visit them online at:www.schoenfeldheaders.com. We'll be back tomorrow morning at 9:00a.m., with Friday Trackside Now Coverage from Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida. From all of us with Speed51.com, Good Night....   11:02 From Left to Right: Tyler […]

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7:52 That will conclude today's coverage of the Snowball Derby Preview as we get ready for the 46th Annual Snowball Derby. We would like to once again thank Tim Bryant and the Staff here at Five Flags Speedway for their hospitality throughout the day. Be sure to join us for exclusive Snowball Derby coverage from […]

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     9:32   Welcome to Speed51.com’s Trackside Now coverage of the 42nd Annual Snowball Derby week.     Follow along all week and weekend as Speed 51 will provide unprecedented coverage of the Snowball Derby, Snowflake 100 and everything surrounding the action at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida – from Trackside Now live updates to […]

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