Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51 for the latest short track racing news and information.  Like every news outlet, there are stories posted on Speed51.com that are read more and receive more interaction than others.  With a new year now upon us, we take a look back at […]

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HAZARD, Ky. – The Wells and Sons Motorsports team are proud to announce Brandon Overton of Evans, Ga. as the driver of the their Big Blue Smoke House/ Longhorn Chassis/ Cornett Racing Engine-powered Super Late Model, effective immediately. “We’re thrilled to have Brandon as the newest addition to the Wells Motorsports team,” said team manager, […]

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BRASSTOWN, NORTH CAROLINA – Brandon Overton added his name to the prestigious list of winners of the Tarheel 50 as he dominated the 53-lapper earning him $10,053 for the victory Friday Night at Tri-County Race Track in Brasstown, N.C. As one of the hottest drivers in the country right now, Overton has now earned $30,053 […]

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SEYMOUR, TN – Rum Runner Racing team owner Joey Coulter was quoted in a World of Outlaws press release last week, commenting “At this point, that place owes him a win.” “That place” was 411 Motor Speedway and that “him” is none other than Coulter’s driver aboard the Schaeffer’s Racing Oil #2, Brandon Overton. On […]

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GAFFNEY, SC – Like the late Dirt Late Model racing legend Mike Duvall did many times over in his historic career, Brandon Overton drove with the tenacity and endurance of a true Southeastern champion on Friday night and put it in Victory Lane at Cherokee Speedway.   For the third time this season, he and […]

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Concord, NC – Just five races remain on the 2019 World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series schedule. Five more chances for points leader Brandon Sheppard to make history and get his 19th Feature win of the year, which would break the all-time single-season wins record.   This weekend, when the Outlaws take on […]

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More than 100 drivers showed up at Virginia Motor Speedway to compete for the richest prize in Dirt Pro Late Model racing, the 2019 FASTRAK World Championship.  At night’s end, Brandon Overton returned to victory lane at the Jamaica, Virginia half-mile, claiming the $50,000 prize.   Overton, a winner earlier this year at Virginia in […]

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The journey to $50,000 began with two rounds of heat races Friday night at the FASTRAK World Championship at Virginia Motor Speedway.  After 16 total heat races, defending World Champion Logan Roberson earned the pole for tomorrow’s feature race.   Roberson charged from 14th to second in his first heat race, then defended his pole position […]

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