Logan Zampa scored the biggest win of his young career when he took the checkered flag first in the Sixth Annual “Nut Up Short Track Shootout 150” Saturday night at Madera Speedway .  The win was worth $10,000 for the small budget team out of Napa, California that bested a field of 26 RPM Mortgage […]

Read more

Mother Nature washed out a few big events, but there was still plenty of action and big storylines that came out of this weekend. A year-old feud reignited on Saturday at North Carolina's Orange County Speedway, and that leads off our Top 10 for this week.   1. Wallace-Lessard Feud Leads to Unexpected Winner at […]

Read more

Buddy Shepherd visited All American Speedway for the first time in a Late Model and made it pay off with a rich $10,000 victory in the JM Environmental Highline 150 Saturday night.   The win was a big one for the 18-year-old driver from Bakersfield, but it did not come easily.  Shepherd had to […]

Read more

Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With a major Super Late Model race taking place this weekend in the state of Washington, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we asked members of our […]

Read more

One of the most successful Super Late Model car owners on the West Coast is teaming up with one of the best young drivers in the West to participate in the $25,000-to-win Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway .  For car owner Byron Campbell, the Summer Showdown is an event that he truly looks forward to […]

Read more

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 […]

Read more

The SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series will be visiting Kern County Raceway in Bakersfield, CA for the running of the “SPEARS Manufacturing 100 presented by Berchtold Equipment” on April 14.  It will be race number two of nine for the series in 2018.  The series will visit Kern County Raceway again on October, 27 for […]

Read more

The 2018 Super Late Model touring series season will begin on the West Coast this weekend when the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series kicks off its season at Madera Speedway .  In the edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com, we take a look at the new season for the popular touring series.   2: […]

Read more

The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series will begin their 18th season of operation on Saturday night at Madera Speedway with the running of the “2018 Season Opener 125 presented by 51 FIFTY Energy Drink.”  The season promises to be one of the most competitive in series history, with a great mix of rookies, young […]

Read more

The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series will be entering its 18th season in 2018, and in doing so the 18th Rookie of the Year Award will be presented at season’s end.  The 2018 version of the rookie battle promises to be the most crowded in recent memory, with no fewer than six drivers planning to […]

Read more