Salem, Indiana (August 15, 2020)………Throughout the annals of USAC Silver Crown’s 50-year history, no driver’s statistical output stacks up to Kody Swanson’s. That has been proven time and time again as the Kingsburg, Calif. native has illustrated his very own record book during his illustrious career. On an evening when he became the first driver […]

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The ground-pounding Modifieds have been thrilling fans for decades, providing exciting racing up and down the East Coast, especially in the Northeast.  Numerous NASCAR Cup Series competitors over the years have cut their teeth in the open-wheel cars, but those numbers have dwindled in recent years.   As such, Modified representation has been limited at […]

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Bobby Santos III played a very patient game at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Saturday, waiting until just the right time to make his move to the front and seal victory in a wild 2019 Musket 250 Presented By Whelen. It is Santos’ fifth Modified Tour victory at NHMS and his first Musket 250 win. […]

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The unpredictability of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour got cranked up another notch Wednesday night at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (CT) in the latter half of the Budweiser 150.   After breaking away from the rest of the field with Justin Bonsignore in close pursuit, Doug Coby’s big lead turned into a fight to get […]

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In today’s racing world, becoming a star takes more than just on-track performance. Just like the high component braking systems and components offered by StopTech, it takes the full package. Part of that package involves a driver’s presence, creativity and ability to interact with fans on social media.   With that in mind, Speed51.com has […]

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As the 2019 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes on Speed51 wraps, we take a look back at the ten-year anniversary of the 2009 Short Track Draft.  Our resident “Stat Boy” Elgin Traylor takes us back in time with this Short Track Draft Throwback.   The year was 2009, and the racing landscape was […]

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One of the most potent combinations on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour in recent years will forego the 2019 season.  Bobby Santos and Tinio Racing, who have combined to score 11 victories together since the 2012 season, will not be competing on the tour this season.   Last Thursday on the Bobby Santos’ Facebook fan […]

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Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With the longest NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race ever being held Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we asked members of […]

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