Derek Thorn was the last man standing in a wild west showdown at Stockton 99 Speedway Saturday night, when the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series invaded the historic facility for the “JM Environmental Wild West Shootout – Shoot to Thrill 127 presented by 51 FIFTY LTM.” Thorn scored his record setting 44th career SRL win and […]

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Irwindale, CA — A week after collecting his first career ARCA Menards Series West win, Jesse Love held off one of the most decorated drivers at Irwindale Speedway Saturday evening to chalk up win No. 2. The 15-year-old from Menlo Park, California, held off Trevor Huddleston to win the ENEOS 125 presented by NAPA Auto Parts. […]

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When: Saturday, July 4 Where: The New Stockton 99 Speedway. The ¼-mile oval has been in operation since 1947 and has hosted the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series a total of 28 times. That number is third most in series history behind Madera Speedway and the now defunct Altamont Motorsports Park. What: The JM Environmental […]

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MADERA, Calif. – After a long wait, Kercie Jung is finally getting her season started this weekend at California’s Madera Speedway.   Jung will open her season on Saturday night by competing in the 51FIFTY Jr. Late Model 70-lap feature at the third-mile semi-banked asphalt oval. She was scheduled to start her racing season in March, […]

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MADERA, Calif. (June 13, 2020) – For the second consecutive week, a Bakersfield driver reigned supreme at Madera as Jacob Smith won his first feature at the one-third mile asphalt oval on Saturday evening. Smith won qualifying and his heat race, then led all 40 laps of the feature for the non-televised series. The racing […]

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TOLEDO, Ohio — The 2020 ARCA Menards Series West season will resume with a doubleheader at Utah Motorsports Campus on Friday, June 26, and a race at California’s Irwindale Speedway on Saturday, July 4.   The West will run two 30-lap championship points events on Utah’s 2.2-mile East course, with the first race scheduled for […]

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MADERA, CALIF. – Madera Speedway will open its gates for racing competition on Saturday June 6th, with the Madera Late Models and Toyotas on the card for the first event of the 2020 season. Madera Speedway has moved into the racing phase of its reopening plan, with approval from the Madera County Health Department.   […]

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No fans.  No promotion. No advance notice.   Without any prior promotion or marketing, 22 SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Super Late Models and 15 SPEARS Modified Series teams competed at Kern County Raceway (CA) Saturday in an event broadcast via pay-per-view in front of closed grandstands.   Four-time SRL champion Derek Thorn took the checkered flag […]

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While many racing events are still on hold due to restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic, some short tracks are contesting events as restrictions are eased in parts of the country.   Here is a list of racing events taking place this weekend around the United States in areas where motorsports are taking place.  While most […]

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When the Speed51 Elite Indy Series went to Auto Club Speedway, 2013 Indianapolis 500 winner Tony Kanaan knew he had to get involved in the race as more than just a driver.  After talking to Elite Racing Leagues owner Chad Frankenfield, he sponsored the race at the track where he clinched the 2004 IndyCar Series […]

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