Before Alabama timber rattlesnakes grow to become up to five feet in length, they are babies that are smaller in size.  Likewise, before we get to the prestigious Rattler 250 this Sunday at South Alabama Speedway, we turn our attention to the Baby Rattler 125 for Pro Late Models.   To get you ready for […]

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Preparing for and racing in the Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway every year in March is a difficult task all on its own with such a competitive field of Super Late Model teams always entered. But there are those drivers that are always willing to take on more, usually running the Pro Late Model […]

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Short track action around the country is finally beginning to heat up. Late Models, Modifieds, dirt and pavement action is all over. We picked out the 10 biggest events taking place this weekend that you should go to if you are having short track racing withdrawals.   41st Annual Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway […]

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The Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco kicks off its 2017 campaign with the Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway on Sunday, but that isn't the only big race of the weekend at the home of the Rattlesnake Rodeo.  The Pro Late Models go at it for 125 laps on Saturday night in what has […]

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Throughout the 2016 racing season, the Speed51.com cameras have made their way to short tracks all over the United States.  Whether it be a Super Late Model race on pavement or a Modified race on dirt, the 51 crew has had it covered on the Speed51 Network.   For just $7.99 per month or $59.99 […]

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Photos from the 40th annual Rattler 250 weekend are now available for purchase on Speed51Photos.com.   Throughout the weekend at South Alabama Speedway, Speed51.com photographers were on-hand to capture all of the action.  The unique photography available for purchase includes on-track action, drone photography and one-of-a-kind candid photos.   In addition to the photos from […]

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There may have not been any fireworks in the air at the end of Saturday night’s Baby Rattler 125 at the South Alabama Speedway , but there were certainly plenty on the race track.  Bubba Pollard had the lead on the final lap before hard contact between he and Justin South in turn four resulted […]

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Before Super Late Models take the green flag Sunday afternoon for the 40th annual Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway, the Pro Late Models will be on display during the Baby Rattler 125 Saturday evening.  Speed51.com's resident "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor takes a look at the history of the Baby Rattler "by the numbers" to […]

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