History is a big part of racing, and the history of short track racing runs deep.  At certain points during the year, Speed51 will use our new "Throwback Thursday" segment to look back on some of the biggest stories from years past.  During each edition of Throwback Thursday, we will revisit stories previously published on […]

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The first major Late Model event of the 2020 season will take place this Saturday, January 25 at Crisp Motorsports Park in Cordele, Georgia.  We get you ready for the big race in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.   2: There will be two Late Model races contested on Saturday, one for […]

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History is a big part of racing, and the history of short track racing runs deep.  At certain points during the year, Speed51 will use our new "Throwback Thursday" segment to look back on some of the biggest stories from years past.  During each edition of Throwback Thursday, we will revisit stories previously published on […]

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Pick almost any state in the country and you likely find some form of Super Late Model racing.  From coast to coast, the racing has been strong over the last 10 years with more drivers going out of their region to race, which has helped build the strength of the division.   Throughout the decade, […]

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The most prestigious Super Late Model race in America will be held Sunday afternoon at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida. We take a look at the race in the edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   0: The number of drivers who have swept both the Snowball Derby and the Snowflake 100 in the […]

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Dreams have been crushed and others have been made in “The Room of Doom” following the Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway.   Throughout the 50-year history of the race, the stories from the tech shed have kept racers, officials and fans on their toes.   Today, we look at the timeline of some of the […]

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When I look back on my decade or so in the trenches and eventually at the helm of Speed51.com, there is one race event that stands above all the others – the Snowball Derby.   There is no other race that this website covers more extensively. There is no other race on asphalt that attracts […]

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One of Super Late Model racing's crown jewel events, the 47th Annual Winchester 400, will be held Sunday afternoon at Winchester Speedway .  We get you ready for the big race in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   0: Despite many strong funs, Johnny VanDoorn has never won the Winchester 400. This […]

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History has seen plenty of greats who call Georgia home – from famous comedians and actors, to accomplished musicians and athletes, even the 39th President of the United States – but in the upper echelons of stock car racing, there’s only one driver renowned for his Peach State roots: “Awesome Bill” from Dawsonville.   For […]

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Last week, Speed51.com and the Champion Racing Association partnered together to bring the Masters Challenge to our fans. The goal was to see who could correctly pick the winner of the Masters golf tournament and the Masters of the Pros 200 race at Birch Run Speedway . The contestant that correctly picked both winners would […]

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