Preparations for the 2019 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes on Speed51.com are underway. The ballot was recently revealed and sent out to a panel of industry experts to determine the top short track racing prospects in North America.   As we prepare for the draft, we’ll be taking a look at a handful […]

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Michael Self made it two-for-three on the ARCA Menards Series season after winning the rain-shortened Kentuckiana Ford Dealers 200 at Salem Speedway.  After a short rain during driver introductions, the rain would fall hard on Lap 101/200, and the Park City, Utah driver would be the beneficiary from Mother Nature for his fourth career ARCA […]

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Sixteen-year-old Carson Hocevar sped to the General Tire Pole for Sunday’s ARCA Menards Series Kentuckiana Ford Dealers ARCA 200 at Salem Speedway. Hocevar turned a fast lap of 17.073 seconds/117.027 miles per hour around the high-banked 0.555 mile oval located in the hills of southern Indiana, about half an […]

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After a short night in the season opener at Daytona, Michael Self rebounded in the second race of the ARCA Menards Series season with a dominant win in the ARCA Pensacola 200 presented by Inspectra Thermal Solutions at Five Flags Speedway.   Self led 39 laps midway through the race […]

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Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida will always be a special place for Christian Eckes.  The 18-year-old driver scored the biggest victory of his racing career at the track in 2016 when he shocked the world by winning the prestigious Snowball Derby.  Now over two years removed from kissing the snowball atop the Tom Dawson […]

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The ARCA Menards Series returns to action in the ARCA Pensacola 200 presented by Inspectra Thermal Solutions at Five Flags Speedway on Saturday, March 9. The race, scheduled for an 8 pm ET green flag, will be the first short track event of the series' 20-race season and the first race since its 67th season […]

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Find links to all of Speed51.com's Florida Speedweeks coverage below. Subscribe to the Speed51 Network to watch exclusive videos and more.   Saturday, February 16 RACE DAY NOW: Wheelman Sportsman Series at Citrus County RESULTS: Unofficial Results From New Smyrna World Series Night #9 STORY: New Hampshire Driver Scores Elusive Win at New Smyrna STORY: […]

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With a new series entitlement sponsor, two race entitlement sponsors either renewing or initiating deals, and an upward trend in television ratings, the ARCA Menards Series has started 2019 with positive momentum.   As was announced at Daytona just hours before the season took its first green flag at Daytona International Speedway, Eau Claire, Wisconsin-based […]

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Florida Speedweeks is a time when race car drivers from many different disciplines make their way to the Sunshine State to compete at a variety of race tracks.  Oftentimes, drivers compete at more than one race track in more than one type of race car.  One driver that fits into that category this year is […]

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Christian Eckes won the General Tire Pole for Saturday's Lucas Oil 200 driven by General Tire for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards at Daytona International Speedway on Friday afternoon. Eckes's fast lap of 49.180 seconds translates to 183.001 miles per hour around the 2.5-mile high-banked tri-oval.   "You […]

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