Stephen Klinect, one of many Midwest Modified racers who descended on Bristol Motor Speedway last May for the inaugural U.S. Short Track Nationals, was on his way to earning a top 10 finish at the "Last Great Colosseum” when adversity struck his family-run racing team in a vicious manner.  One year later, the Ohio racer […]

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As the entry lists continue to grow for the second Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway, the event is drawing some of short track racing's biggest names.  Currently, nearly 300 cars are spread across the entry lists for the six divisions that will be competing this weekend at the Last Great Colosseum.   […]

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One weekend ago, Josh Brock did something he had never done before – he pulled his No. 17 machine into victory lane following an ARCA/CRA Super Series race.  Flying high from his win at Anderson Speedway (IN) on May 5, Brock hopes that momentum helps him this weekend as he heads to the high banks […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's second Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway (TN) in 51's Fast Facts below.    Dates: May 18-20   Track: Bristol Motor Speedway (1/2-mile, paved oval)   Location: 151 Speedway Blvd, Bristol, TN 37620   Sanction: Super Late Models - ARCA/CRA Super Series, CARS Tour […]

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Enjoying a breakthrough season, Sam Mayer is excited for the next part of his journey, competing in the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway this coming weekend.   The 14-year-old Wisconsin driver exploded onto the short track radar this season, beginning with the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing during Florida Speedweeks […]

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On a beautiful day in the mountains of northeastern Tennessee, Thunder Valley roared back to life with the sound of race cars ripping around the high banks of Bristol Motor Speedway for the one and only practice day for next week’s Rusty Wallace Automotive Group Short Track U.S. Nationals.   For many, the day was […]

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BRISTOL, Tenn. –Rusty Wallace Automotive Group, the chain of East Tennessee automotive dealerships owned by NASCAR legend Rusty Wallace, is the new official title sponsor of the upcoming Short Track U.S. Nationals.   The Rusty Wallace Automotive Group Short Track U.S. Nationals, held May 18-20, features six categories of competition as some of the world’s […]

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