The SMART Modified Tour is set to conclude its comeback season this weekend at Florence Motor Speedway with a 75-lap feature during the South Carolina 400. Bolstered by an addition of some drivers from the North, SMART’s usual cast of talent will also see the addition of a North Carolina driver who has grown a […]

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In 2019, Bradley McCaskill won the NASCAR Weekly Racing Series North Carolina state championship, along with the track championship at Southern National Motorsports Park (NC).  While McCaskill’s home track is still awaiting a return to racing, McCaskill will travel south to Myrtle Beach Speedway (SC) Saturday for his first race since the COVID-19 shutdown.   […]

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NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock teams will reportedly be allowed to utilize the new “Gen 6” Five Star Race Cars body starting in 2020, with an official announcement expected following the ValleyStar Credit Union 300 at Martinsville Speedway (VA) this weekend.   As always, a change in procedure presents divided opinions.  Late Model […]

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Mooresville, NC – For the second consecutive year, the CARS Tour will have the “Touring 12” program in place for drivers making the commitment to run the full season of events. The 2019 CARS Tour Touring 12 lineup features seven returning teams from a season ago, including three of the four CARS Late Model Stock […]

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In more ways than one, Bradley McCaskill enters the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway (TN) on May 18-20 looking for redemption.   The Wendell, North Carolina driver is off to a slow start by his expectations in 2018. As a member of the CARS Response Energy Tour’s “Touring 12,” McCaskill competes in […]

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Despite Mother Nature’s best attempt to derail plans, a number of short track racing events were held and completed around the country this past weekend.   To get you caught up on the biggest stories that took place, Speed51.com presents you with a list of top 10 stories from the weekend.   1. Mr. Freeze […]

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LUCAMA, NC – Justin Johnson got his redemption at Southern National Motorsports Park in the first of two Late Model Stock Car twins on Saturday night while Bradley McCaskill scored his biggest Southern National victory in the second twin.   Johnson came to Southern National with something to prove after finishing second in the Thanksgiving […]

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Mooresville, NC – After receiving twenty-one different applicants for the inaugural CARS Late Model Stock Car Tour Touring 12 program, officials are proud to announce the twelve drivers that will kick the program off for the first time ever this season.   The selection process considered multiple factors including CARS Tour team loyalty, marketability, future development […]

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