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 the Valenti Modified Racing Series racing on the series’ biggest stage Sunday afternoon at the New England Short Track Showdown, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week […]

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The 2018 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 61 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members, short track racing veterans and more.  The voters could select as few as 10 and as […]

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Unlike last weekend, this weekend featured beautiful weather across much of the country, which allowed for race tracks throughout the country to break the ice and get back to racing.   To get you caught up on the biggest stories that took place, Speed51.com presents you with a list of top 10 stories from the […]

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With another record number of entrants expected for the 2018 Chili Bowl Nationals, drivers with a number of racing backgrounds will be heading to Oklahoma and the Tulsa Expo Center in just a few weeks. This includes New England pavement Modified star Anthony Nocella who will be making his third trip to the Chili Bowl. […]

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The inaugural Tri-Track Open Modified Series Haunted Hundred at Seekonk Speedway (MA) had all the tricks and treats fans of Modified racing could want: hard driving, risky maneuvers, paint swapping and nerf bar banging.  All of this was fueled by a guaranteed $6,000 to win, plus an extra $1,500 bounty on the line for any […]

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Most sports nowadays are all about the competition, people coming together simply to do whatever it takes to get an edge on their rivals. Short track racing for the most part is no different, but the racing community has two unique characteristics: a bond of family and a desire to best the competition head to […]

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The Modified portion of the New England Short Track Showdown presented by ARBodies at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on July 1st is a points race for the Valenti Modified Racing Series.  However, an early peek at the entry list for the event, which is up to nearly 30 competitors so far, shows that the race winner could […]

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