Billy Melvin’s world turned upside down during the late stages of the Modifieds of Mayhem season finale at the Snowball Derby last December.  The Trussville, Alabama driver suffered a frightening crash after he spun and was hit in the driver’s side door by another driver.  He was transported to a local hospital with multiple injuries, […]

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A frightening crash with four laps remaining in Sunday’s Modifieds of Mayhem race at Five Flags Speedway (FL) sent a pair of drivers to the hospital.  Billy Melvin, one of the racers involved in the crash, remains in the hospital and is currently recovering from surgery.   The incident occurred on the backstretch at Five […]

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After waiting nine days to run their portion of the Snowball Derby, the Modifieds of Mayhem Tour finally waved the checkered flag on the 2018 season Sunday afternoon at Five Flags Speedway.   Through a race marred by multiple yellow and red flag periods, the front runners shined all race long, with Augie Grill chasing […]

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Just two days after releasing the initial entry list for the 50th Annual Snowball Derby, Five Flags Speedway officials announced Friday that a dozen more Late Model entries have been received for the historic event.  An additional five Super Late Model entries bring the current total to 55, while seven additional Pro Late Model entries bring […]

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This past weekend offered a little bit of everything to race fans.  We saw Super Late Models thrill in Maine, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East did battle at the Last Great Colosseum, brothers finished first and second in North Carolina, and a wild CARS Tour finish.   To get you caught up on the […]

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Mr. Modified. The Trussville Charger. King of the Mods. Billy the Kid. Around the Deep South, Billy Melvin is known as a lot of things, but an accomplished dirt racer isn’t one of them.   However, Melvin used skills learned on the red clay ovals of Alabama years ago to adapt to his ill-handling car […]

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Donnie Hamrac entered the final 10 laps of Friday night’s Modifieds of Mayhem feature running third, a full second and half behind the leaders.  It was the “mayhem” of the leaders getting together and spinning that gave Hamrac the chance to get around the spinning leaders and go on to win the fifth race of […]

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