Following an altercation in the pit area at Hickory Motor Speedway during this past Saturday's CARS Tour Super Late Model race, officials from the sanctioning body have handed down penalties to driver Brandon Setzer and car owner Dennis Setzer.   Brandon Setzer, driver of the No. 6 Super Late Model, has been fined $425 […]

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There’s a belief in short track racing that a full moon above a short track breeds craziness on the track. The moon above Hickory Motor Speedway on Saturday night was not a full moon. It was a waning gibbous moon, which is the phase that comes just after a full moon. Apparently nobody told the […]

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One of Hickory Motor Speedway’s signature events on its NASCAR Whelen All-American Series schedule is the Fall Brawl every October. This year, the brawl came to Hickory a few months early.   Chris Dilbeck won an eventful CARS Response Energy Super Late Model Tour event, celebrating on the frontstretch while chaos unfolded behind him on […]

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The 2018 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 61 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members, short track racing veterans and more.  The voters could select as few as 10 and as […]

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After a slow start to 2018, Bubba Pollard turned the page with a win in the CARS Response Energy Super Late Model Tour’s Mid Atlantic Classic at Orange County Speedway .   Between incidents and mishaps, Pollard recorded several poor finishes in 2018, often while contending for the win. On Saturday night, Pollard instead avoided […]

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