Super Late Model racing will return to New Smyrna Speedway (FL) for the second time in 2016 this Saturday for the 46th running of the Orange Blossom 100.  In order to get you prepared for the race, Speed51.com’s “Stat Boy” Elgin Traylor previews the race “by the numbers.”   0: At no time during the […]

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It only seemed fitting that the final Pete Orr Memorial went to someone who had ties to the man himself. Orr was a standout Late Model driver who battled cancer until his death in 2002. For 14 years the Super Late Model community would gather and race in his honor. 2015 was the final running […]

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12:13 That does it from New Smyrna Speedway tonight. Thanks for joining us and we’ll have more on www.speed51.com in the coming hours. Goodnight. 12:09 12:09 Today’s Trackside Now coverage of the Pete Orr Memorial is presented by Progressive Racing Engines of Miami, Florida. Progressive has been in business and in same location for the past 22 […]

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Bubba Pollard came into this weekend determined to get his 2015 season started on the winning side by entering his Red Eye 100 at New Smyrna Speedway in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  He made a statement on Saturday night by becoming the second non-Florida resident to win the season opening event in its 21st year. […]

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The first Late Model race of the New Year, the Red-Eye 100, will take place on January 3 at Florida’s New Smyrna Speedway. In anticipation of the event, Speed51.com takes a look at the race by the numbers.   2: Stephen Nasse is a perfect two-for-two in the Red-Eye 100. Nasse will look to make […]

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It wasn’t a good day to be a former Florida Governor’s Cup 200 winner on Sunday afternoon.  Augie Grill, Jeff Choquette and Wayne Anderson all were caught up in wrecks throughout the wild 200-lap race at central Florida’s New Smyrna Speedway.  The 2009 winner, Tim Russell, also crashed in practice and was forced to withdraw […]

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