Max McLaughlin boasts one of the most diverse schedules for short track racing in 2020, as the 20-year-old racer will pilot at least five different racing machines this year.   Keith Kunz and McLaughlin will partner for select Midget races during the 2020 campaign, as first reported by Sprint Car & Midget Magazine on Wednesday. That […]

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Barberville, FL — When the sun rose and heated up the Florida air this morning, only 50 laps on The World’s Fastest Half-Mile were all that separated Gypsum Racing’s Larry Wight from his third DIRTcar Nationals presented by Bozard Ford Big Gator Championship. Wight needed to finish fifteenth or better to prevent teammate Billy Decker […]

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BARBERVILLE, FL –  Brett “The Jet” Hearn started on the pole, but it was Larry Wight, from Phoenix, NY, who lit the afterburners and squeezed between the No. 20 and the front stretch wall for the victory.   The defending DIRTcar Nationals presented by Bozard Ford champion is white-hot at The World’s Fastest Half-Mile Volusia […]

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BARBERVILLE, FL – Like a rocket lifting off from Cape Canaveral, defending Super DIRTcar Series champion Mat Williamson, from St. Catharines, ON, made the high line work to win his first career DIRTcar Nationals presented by Bozard Ford Gator to kick-off the 2020 season at Volusia Speedway Park.   With a smile as wide as […]

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Berberville, FL — Volusia Speedway Park welcomes the Super DIRTcar Series for five nights of DIRTcar Nationals action Tuesday-Saturday, Feb. 11-15. The World’s Fastest Half-Mile will rumble and shake beneath the fury of the Northeast’s premier Big Block Modified touring series once again.   The 2019 Super DIRTcar Series champion Mat Williamson, from St. Catharines, […]

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As the year 2019 comes to a close, we at Speed51 are taking a look back, not just at the past year but an entire decade of short track racing. Our work will culminate with a top 10 list of the drivers who have performed the best and have left the biggest mark on the […]

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CONCORD, NC —  Super DIRTcar Series fans saw one of the greatest all-time championship battles go down to the final night of the 2019 season, culminating in Mat Williamson edging seven-time champ Matt Sheppard for the crown. Today, the Super DIRTcar Series reveals its 2020 schedule, setting the stage for the best Big Block Modified […]

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After a wild Friday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte (NC) Super DIRTcar Series, Mat Williamson carries an 18-point advantage over Matt Sheppard, who rallied to limit the damage to his title hopes.   Williamson, three times a winner on the series since September, continued his momentum with a fifth-place finish in Friday’s 40-lap […]

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On an adventurous and attrition-filled evening at The Dirt Track at Charlotte (NC), Jimmy Phelps survived to win the Super DIRTcar Series feature at the Can-Am World Finals for his first win in the series this year.   Phelps assumed the lead on lap 22 when leader Billy Decker slowed with a flat tire, coming […]

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Rising to the challenge is what separates a top-notch driver from the rest of the pack. Whether it’s dominating a race, going on a winning streak or sealing a win with a late-race pass, drivers slowly rise to the top of the field and make a name for themselves. That’s why the FK Rod Ends, […]

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