Each year Speed51.com, powered by JEGS Performance, has increased in popularity. The proof is in the numbers. Already in 2015, the nation’s largest short track racing site, has more than five-million page-views.
Speed51.com has covered the gamut of the short track racing scene in 2015. The 51 crew has hit the pavement Late Model and Modified scene hard by covering all the top series and events this year as well as the stock car tours of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series and ARCA. In addition, 51 continues to provide content from various forms of dirt racing, including the recent Super DIRT Week at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse, NY. Speed51.com has also engages in many forms of grassroots racing, including Legends Cars and Street Stock divisions.
In addition to the five-million page-views, Speed51.com is approaching one-million unique visitors as November approaches.
The site’s popular Trackside Now live updates have been a staple of the motorsports coverage from the country’s biggest events, to the smaller ones. To date, more than one million racers and fans have read the journalistic blog-style coverage of those events.
Along with the website, Speed51.com, powered by JEGS, launched its App in both the iTunes (for iPhones, iPads and Apple products) and the Google Play stores. Since July, the Speed 51 App has accumulated nearly 400,000 page-views with more than 100,000 launches.
The Five Star Race Car Bodies Facebook Feed has now reached more than 40,000 and the AP Racing Brakes Twitter page is nearly 20,000.
All of the aforementioned is free for all to view.
The Speed51 Network continues to grow in size as well, with people subscribing every day. The Network provides its subscribers racing highlights, interviews and feature pieces from short track racing across America.
“All of these milestones are huge for our company,” said Bob Dillner, Executive Editor of Speed51.com. “It is a true reflection of the coverage we provide. It is top-notch and short tracks fans are looking to us for news, live coverage and more. Our team is second-to-none and they have worked very hard all year to bring quality content to the website, the App and the network. We continue to provide an unprecedented amount of live coverage from the best short track races in the country. To see these numbers is awesome.”
“This is not just a testament to the hard work of the Speed51 staff, but is also huge for our partners and sponsors. When they can have this kind of reach through partnering with us it is a win-win for us all. We’re excited about the rest of this year and where things are headed for 2016,” said Jana Wimmer, Director of Business for Speed51.com.
The site’s busiest time of the year, during the annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, FL, is fast-approaching. In five days of coverage, Speed51.com will approach 300,000 visitors. Speed51.com is the “Official News Site of the Snowball Derby.”
For more information on Speed51.com, please visit the site, its Five Star Facebook Feed, the AP Brakes Twitter page and download the free App today for complete mobile access. Also, join the 51 Network today for just $7.99 a month or $54.99 a year.
For marketing information from Speed51.com, please email Jana Wimmer at [email protected].