The Snowball Derby is a rollercoaster ride for the race teams that compete in the race each year.  With the stakes being even higher for the 50th running of the race this past weekend, the rollercoaster ride featured many twists, turns, ups and downs.   While some of the 53 drivers attempting to qualify for […]

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Pro Late Model drivers will be in the spotlight Saturday night during the Allen Turner Snowflake 100 at Five Flags Speedway.  Before they qualify and before they take the green flag, our staff made their picks to win the biggest Pro Late Model race of the season.   With 14 votes from our staff of […]

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For the much of the current decade, youth has ruled the ranks at the Snowball Derby.  It all started back in 2011 when Chase Elliot turned the short track world upside down, winning the Derby at Age 16. Since then, Erik Jones, John Hunter Nemechek, and Christian Eckes have all joined the ranks as fresh […]

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Less than 24 hours remain until Super Late Models hit the track for the first time during the 50th Annual Snowball Derby week. With that, it's time for the Speed51.com to pick the driver who they think will be holding the Tom Dawson trophy on Sunday evening.   After all of the votes were tallied, […]

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From the years 1985 to 1996, drivers from the State of Georgia won the Snowball Derby four times.  Over the next few years, it looked as if the Peach State was not going to be a factor in Derby races of the future.  Then came along Ricky Turner, an accomplished driver who had a date […]

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Noah Gragson almost saw victory in the Winchester 400 slip through his hands. However, a never-say-die attitude and misfortune for Harrison Burton put Gragson in victory lane at Winchester Speedway.   “This is so awesome,” Gragson told Speed51.com Powered by JEGS. “I am just so thankful to be able to come out here and run the Switch […]

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After qualifying Saturday afternoon, the talk around Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville was about the young guns.  But at the end of 400 Laps Sunday afternoon, it was veteran Donnie Wilson taking the checkered flag and winning the 33rd Annual All American 400.  The 2016 Southern Super Series champion took the lead on Lap 340 after pitting […]

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Chandler Smith is the youngest driver competing in this weekend’s All American 400.  After qualifying on Saturday, he was also the fastest as he earned the pole for Sunday’s 400-lap affair at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville .   Going into Sunday’s race, it will be a battle between the young guns and the veterans, as two […]

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