After 68 years, a new man stands alone at the top of the win column in Modified racing’s granddaddy of them all, the Race of Champions. Saturday night at Lake Erie Speedway (PA), Matt Hirschman broke the record he had tied a year ago with Dutch Hoag, winning the Race of Champions for the sixth […]

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Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With one of the biggest Modified races of the year being held Saturday at Lake Erie Speedway (PA), we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we asked members […]

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For the 68th time the hopes and dreams of the many great Modified stars will be put on the line at the annual Race of Champions this Saturday night at Lake Erie Speedway (PA).  While many of the Modified stars will be chasing the $12,500 check, a pair of drivers will also settle a year-long […]

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Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With one of Western New York’s biggest races of the year being held Sunday at Lancaster National Speedway, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we asked members […]

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The summer is beginning to come to a close and so too are some track’s seasons, including Bowman Gray Stadium. But while some places are coming to a close, there are new beginnings just getting started in the case of one second-generation driver.   If you missed any of the big stories this weekend, don’t […]

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LANCASTER, N.Y. – Andy Jankowiak of Tonawanda, N.Y. won the 29th annual Tommy Druar/Tony Jankowiak Memorial 110 Race of Champions Modified Series event at Lancaster National Speedway on Saturday night. The race pays tribute to Jankowiak’s late father and uncle who were killed in separate racing accidents in 1989 and 1990.   Jankowiak held off […]

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