The APC United Late Model Series is set to kick off its 2017 campaign this weekend at the Sunset International Speedway in Innisfil, Ontario for the running of the Gumout 100. The race will mark the beginning of the third season of operation for Ontario’s premier racing series.   In 2016, Late Model veteran Andrew […]

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INVERARY, Ont. -- Danny O’Brien kicked off his 2017 358 Modified season at Brockville Ontario Speedway right where he left off in 2016 – on top. The 2016 track champion earned the track’s opening night victory on Saturday, May 20 in convincing fashion to begin his title defense. His first win of the season comes […]

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Halifax, NS -- The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is greased up and ready for the Lucas Oil 150 this Saturday at Scotia Speedworld. The Lucas Oil 150 will open the 17th season of the elite stock car racing series. The season opener Lucas Oil 150 will launch the 12-race schedule that will take […]

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Since hitting the Connecticut racing scene, Ray Christian III established a name for himself running four-cylinder Mini Stocks to multiple wins at his home track in Waterford. Two years ago "RC III" took a bold step all the way up to the track's Late Model division, achieving success in 2016 by scoring three wins on […]

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The late winter has wreaked havoc on many touring series and race tracks across the northern United States and Canada, delaying the start of many seasons while only firing up both competitors and fans alike. This is especially true of the northern half of the Pro All Stars Series (PASS), which has seen a selection […]

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With more and more people interacting over social media with each passing day, it is becoming increasingly more important for drivers, tracks and series to have a presence online. In addition to honoring drivers and series for their on-track efforts, we at Speed51.com also like to recognize those who do a good job behind the […]

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JAMES RIVER, NS -- Less than a month ago he was on stage at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, North Carolina, seeing his extraordinary racing career being officially acknowledged as he joined an elite group of inductees in the hallowed hall. This July 15, NASCAR legend Mark Martin will enter the IWK 250 presented […]

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Sackville, NB -- The Maritime League of Legends Tour is pleased to announce their 2017 schedule of events. The 2017 schedule sees an expansion to ten races which will take place at the five premier oval race tracks between all three Maritime Provinces. The Series will entertain fans at some of the biggest stock car […]

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Amber Balcaen, a 24-year old Canadian driver, has her eyes set on becoming the first full-time Canadian driver in NASCAR’s top touring division. She is now one step closer as she looks to make her debut in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East at New Smyrna Speedway (FL) with Martin McClure Racing.   “I am […]

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CONCORD, N.C. -- Jason Beaulieu will log the most miles of any competitor at the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park next month. Just as he has each of the past six seasons. Since 2011, the 47-year-old Campbell River, British Columbia native has travelled over 3,300 miles each year to compete with the DIRTcar UMP […]

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