Much of the talk surrounding Saturday's CARS Tour Super Late Model race at Hickory Motor Speedway has involved Brandon Setzer and Raphael Lessard.  However, neither of those drivers actually won that race.  In case you forgot, Chris Dilbeck won that CARS Tour race.   Dilbeck is a part-time racer who drives the black No. 9 […]

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[button link="https://speed51.com/join-today/" size="xl" color="green" shape="round"]Click Here to Join Speed51 Network[/button] Click the Button Below to Watch the Show at 7 p.m. [button link="https://speed51.com/player-short-track-center-5-9-18/" size="xl" color="green" shape="round"]Network Members - Click Here to Watch Live[/button] Brandon Setzer will visit Studio51 for Wednesday night's edition of Short Track Center presented by PFC Brakes on Speed51.com.  Setzer will join host Bob Dillner […]

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One of the greatest features of the Speed51.com Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes is that it features drivers from many disciplines of racing. It’s not limited to Late Model racers. It’s not limited to pavement racers. The Short Track Draft truly features the top short track racing prospects regardless of what or where […]

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Following the report of Brandon Setzer's full-season suspension from the CARS Tour on Tuesday evening, CARS Tour officials released a statement Wednesday morning to clarify and explain their judgement.   The penalties against Setzer and team owner Dennis Setzer were a result of an incident in the pit area following the CARS Tour Super Late […]

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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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