BARBERVILLE, FL — The 49th DIRTcar Nationals presented by Bozard Ford rolled on at Volusia Speedway Park . The famed half-mile high-banked dirt oval hosted the ironmen of the DIRTcar Nationals, the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds, on their third of seven nights of action. Four-Time defending DIRTcar Nationals Champion Nick Hoffman took the lead away from […]

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Ocala, Fla. - Kevin Thomas, Jr., the owner of both the one-lap and eight-lap track records at Bubba Raceway Park in a USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget, led the way with the fastest practice lap in Thursday night’s open session leading into the season openers, February 7-8 at the 3/8-mile D-Shaped track in Ocala, […]

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Brandon Sheppard made it look easy on Thursday on the way to scoring his second win of the 44th Annual East Bay Winternationals and fifth overall of 2020. The defending World of Outlaws Late Model champion started 12th and was leading by lap 15, remaining mostly unchallenged through the rest of the 40-lap affair for […]

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History is a big part of racing, and the history of short track racing runs deep.  At certain points during the year, Speed51 will use our new "Throwback Thursday" segment to look back on some of the biggest stories from years past.  With the attention of the racing world on the state of Florida, this […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. - Officially activating the 2020 Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 season, Grass Valley, California’s Brad Sweet earned himself another Gator Trophy in the Sunshine State, this time climbing ahead two spots to clinch the DIRTcar Nationals sprint car opening night victory on Wednesday evening at Volusia […]

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BARBERVILLE, FL — The “High Side Tickler” Kyle Strickler powered his UMP Modified into the lead on the second night of the DIRTcar Nationals presented by Bozard Ford on Wednesday at Volusia Speedway Park, survived several restarts and cut off defending event champion Nick Hoffman in the final corner for a hard-earned victory.   “The […]

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When it seemed that Tim McCreadie’s early season fortune on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series may have slipped away on Tuesday night, he proved otherwise with a gallant performance on the third night of the Winternationals at East Bay Raceway Park , becoming the first repeat winner of the season in just the […]

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Barberville, FL -- Michael Long surged to the lead on the opening lap of the DIRTcar UMP Modified Feature Tuesday night and fought off Kyle Strickler to the checkered flag for the first Gator Trophy of the 12-night DIRTcar Nationals presented by Bozard Ford at Volusia Speedway Park. Long, of Fowler, Ill., used the high […]

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Brandon Sheppard held off all challengers for his first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win of the 2020 season, scoring the victory on the second night of action for the series at East Bay Raceway Park .   Sheppard survived a see-saw battle with pole-sitter Tim Dohm and held off a late-race charge from […]

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Speedway, IN -- While Bubba Raceway Park has produced just a single winner after making its debut on the schedule one year ago, the Ocala, Fla. venue itself will host numerous drivers who, themselves, have produced a chunk of victories throughout their USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget careers.   Nine previous winners are expected […]

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