Tour-Type Modified racers will have an extra opportunity to earn points and have fun to kick off the month of October.  Southern Modified Racing Series officials announced on Tuesday afternoon that the series will visit the famed Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) on Saturday, October 1 for a 125-lap race.   After making the decision to […]

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Southern Modified veteran Burt Myers took the lead from Brandon Ward late in the race and led the rest of the way to claim his first career Southern Modified Racing Series (SMRS) Presented By PASS win Saturday night at Caraway Speedway.   “Our win tonight was definitely a long time coming,” said Myers, driver of the Citrusafe BBQ Grill Cleaner #1 afterwards. “I guess it was only fitting […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com power poll ranks drivers from all across the land on their strength to this point in the season. "Big Race" season is upon us and that provides drivers from all disciplines of Short Track Racing an opportunity to show us just how much power they really have.   […]

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When the gates open at Bowman Gray Stadium (NC) for the 2017 season, many of the Modified drivers in the pit area will be searching for their first “Madhouse” championship.  Meanwhile, Burt Myers will enter another season at the Winston-Salem, N.C. track seeking his eighth career championship.   Myers claimed his seventh title two weekends […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- After having his points lead slimmed to just 10 points following the annual combination race at Bristol Motor Speedway, Burt Myers hopes to change his luck Saturday at East Carolina Speedway.   The .375-mile high-banked oval in Robersonville, North Carolina will host the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour for the first […]

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Racing can be difficult.  Racers and officials are not always going to see eye-to-eye.  It’s life.  Unfortunately, ramifications from those disagreements can impact teams and the racing itself.   That is the case after the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race last week at Bristol Motor Speedway (TN) when three teams were penalized for working on […]

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The Short Track Racing world had quite a few big races, and quite a few big stories take place this past weekend. There were a lot more stories than just 10, but we did our best to narrow down the big ones for you.   To get you caught up on the stories that took […]

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