The Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco makes its third of four scheduled trips to Pensacola, Florida this Friday night for the third Blizzard Series race of 2017. With the battle for the points lead as hot as the weather outside, the action is sure to be on fire this weekend at Five Flags Speedway. […]

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Don’t be fooled by Chandler Smith’s age.   The late model driver from Jasper, Ga., might’ve just turned 15, but his youth belies his toughness.   On the track, Smith is tied atop the Southern Super Series standings as the Super Late Model tour, in conjunction with the Deep South Cranes Blizzard Series, returns to […]

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The Heart of Dixie’s oldest operative track hosted 15 Pro Late Models for a 100-lap Show Me the Money Series showdown Saturday evening.  Though some of the south’s finest were in attendance, the battle for victory at Montgomery Motor Speedway came down to a mid-race restart between two youthful drivers.   In the end, […]

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Two of short track racing’s brightest young stars stared down The Last Great Coliseum and didn’t flinch.   Raphael Lessard fended off every challenge Steve Wallace could muster in the first qualifying race for Super Later Models at the Short Track U.S. Nationals. In the second qualifying race, Chandler Smith took the lead early and […]

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Super Late Model drivers practicing for the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday describe their experience with one word: fast.   A total of 40 drivers made their way around the high-banks of Bristol throughout the day’s three practice sessions.  At the end of the day, it was 14-year-old Chandler […]

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In this edition of 51’s Top 10, we’re taking a look at the 10 best young drivers in the 2017 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes on Speed51.com. Now, when we say “young drivers” we of course have to be very specific since every driver on the draft ballot is technically “young” by being […]

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The 2017 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 65 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 and more. The voters could select as few as 10 and as many as […]

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Mobile International Speedway hosted its first of only two races on the 2017 Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco circuit Saturday evening. At the end of the 95-lap feature, it was Jeff Choquette who prevailed, besting 17 other competitors with a superior green flag run.   Choquette took over the lead from young gun Chase […]

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After winning at Five Flags Speedway on Friday night, Casey Roderick entered Sunday’s 100-lap Pro Late Model season-opener with four wins in five Pro Late Model races in 2017.  On Sunday, he was looking to make it five for six, but 2015 track champion Willie Allen made sure he had a say in that […]

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