Chandler Smith scored his first career win in the ARCA Racing Series last Friday at Madison International Speedway , in just his fourth start in the series. Still, the victory felt like pulling a monkey from his back.   Smith has been competitive every time he has strapped into his Venturini Motorsports entry this season. […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. -  NASCAR Next member Zane Smith is set to make his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut this weekend with DGR-Crosley. The Huntington Beach, Calif., native will pilot the No. 54 Crosley Brands / LaPaz Margarita Mix Toyota Tundra at Gateway Motorsports Park in the Eaton 200.   The 19-year-old driver is […]

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With racing events being held all over the country this weekend, we’ve assembled a list of the top 10 short track racing events that race fans should attend.   1) The Hell Tour – If you feel like traveling through the states of Illinois and Indiana, you'll have plenty of racing to follow this weekend.  The […]

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Brooklyn, MI-- It wasn't exactly a barn burner, but for Sheldon Creed, in search of his career-first ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards victory, it must have looked like the "promise land" out the front windshield of his No. 28 United Rentals Toyota.   Creed dominated the final two-thirds of the race, taking the lead […]

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LONG POND, Pa. -- ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards rookie Harrison Burton looked more like a veteran in his career-first superspeedway start, handily winning the General Tire #AnywhereIsPossible 200 Friday afternoon at Pocono Raceway.   Burton, in the No. 12 DEX Imaging-MDM Motorsports Toyota, drove away from his teammates over the final 10 laps […]

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We're officially five months into the 2018 short track racing season.  A lot has happened and there is still a lot to come.  In this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com, we take a look at some of the interesting numbers from the first five months of the season.   0.000 - The official […]

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With racing events being held all over the country this weekend, we’ve assembled a list of the top 10 short track racing events that race fans should attend throughout the country.   1) Indiana Midget Week  – Okay, so this is a grouping of events, but still. If you love dirt racing, Indiana Midget Week is […]

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CONCORD, N.C. - Brandon Jones held off a late-race, spirited charge from Riley Herbst to win the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards General Tire 150 Thursday night under the lights at Charlotte Motor Speedway.   Jones, in the No. 12 Mobil 1-TRD Toyota, had a 10-length lead inside of five laps to go when […]

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Throughout this Memorial Day weekend, the racing community will pay tribute to all who gave their lives in the service of our great country. Many teams and drivers will be going the extra mile, including Andy Seuss and the No. 02 Our Motorsports team in this Thursday’s ARCA Racing Series event at Charlotte Motor Speedway. […]

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Toledo, OH -- Zane Smith, with a bold three-wide maneuver in lapped traffic, passed his MDM Motorsports teammate Chase Purdy with nine laps remaining, then sped away to win the Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care Sunday afternoon at Toledo Speedway.   "I had to work so hard to get back to Chase …he […]

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