The sound of race cars graced the Gresham Motorsports Park for the first time since 2014 during a successful tire test on Wednesday in advance of the May 17 return to the Georgia track.  Super Late Model stars Stephen Nasse and Bubba Pollard were on hand with race promoters Tim Bryant and Bob Dillner for the session to get an idea […]

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For many Super Late Model racers, CRA SpeedFest at Crisp Motorsports Park is where the year begins, competing against some of the stiffest competition in the country every year in late January.  For Bubba Pollard, it is a rare chance to compete in front of family and friends in his home state of Georgia.   […]

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One of the nation’s most popular short track racers has teamed up with a NASCAR Cup Series driver to make his Tour-type Modified debut this February.  Super Late Model ace Bubba Pollard will drive Ryan Preece’s Modified during the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing at New Smyrna Speedway.   Preece still plans to […]

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During the past decade, thousands of short track racers have entertained fans at race tracks throughout North America.  While each and every grassroots racer deserves a pat on the back for what they do, there are a handful of racers who established themselves as the best of the decade.   In recent weeks, the Speed51 […]

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With a new year and new decade now upon us, Speed51 is continuing its look back on a great decade of short track racing. In the coming days, we will be revealing our list of the top 10 short track drivers over the past 10 years, and to build things up, we’re examining some of […]

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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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It was an incredible year of short track racing in 2019, closing out the decade with some great memories, memorable races and exciting finishes.  To look back on the year that was, "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor looks By the Numbers at the 2019 short track racing season.   0: Travis Braden ended up winning the […]

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The short track racing community has stepped up in a big way for a good cause this holiday season, as racers nationwide are raising money for a young Wisconsin fan’s health expenses.   Charlie Knuth, a 13-year-old racing fan from Darboy, Wisconsin, was born with dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa, a painful disease which causes skin blisters.  […]

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Pick almost any state in the country and you likely find some form of Super Late Model racing.  From coast to coast, the racing has been strong over the last 10 years with more drivers going out of their region to race, which has helped build the strength of the division.   Throughout the decade, […]

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Although the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby took place just one week ago today, our team at Speed51 is already looking forward to what may come at the 53rd Annual Snowball Derby in December 2020. Likewise, many of the drivers that competed in this year's event are already working to figure out what they need to […]

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