RACE RECAP: GAFFNEY, SC—Ross Bailes of Clover, SC., used a third position restart to get around Brandon Overton and dive under Mike Marlar to get his career first Southern All Star win. Bailes had to have one last challenge on lap 52 as Overton got by him but Chris Ferguson brought caution out before lap […]

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It was another big weekend for Short Track Racing across these United States of America.  Another photo finish, multiple dirt drivers going streaking, and a big payday at the Madhouse were just some of the highlights.   To get you caught up on the stories that took place this past weekend throughout the country, Speed51.com powered […]

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GAFFNEY, SC – Scott Bloomquist won his third straight Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event on Friday Night at Cherokee Speedway by leading all but one lap of the main event. After a 4-hour rain delay, the standing room only crowd saw Bloomquist take the win in the Grassy Smith Memorial, also marking his […]

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There's plenty of big Short Track races happening all over the country. Whether it's on dirt or asphalt, a Late Model or a Modified, it's all happening this weekend. We did our best to narrow the list down to the 10 best for you in this week's 10 to Attend.   1. Southern Super Series, South […]

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GAFFNEY, SC—The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series returned to Lennie Buff’s Cherokee Speedway Sunday afternoon for March Madness XIV and local favorite and two time Southern All Star Champion Chris Madden of Gray Court, SC., scored the win in impressive manner as he led all 60 laps before a packed grandstands.   Casey Roberts […]

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RACE: March Madness XIV PLACE: Cherokee Speedway-Gaffney, SC DATE: Saturday & Sunday March 5-6 TIME: Pit gates Open At 10am TRACK LAYOUT: .375 High Banked Clay Oval 2015 WINNER: Randy Weaver EVENT SCHEDULE: Drivers Meeting 12 noon Hot laps follow Tech& Registration Open @ 10:30AM   TRACK CONTACT: Cherokee Speedway 864-489-1969 TRACK TWITTER & WEBSITE: […]

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Are you in the Southeast and looking for some good short track racing to watch this weekend?  Well then Speed51.com powered by JEGS has you covered as we tell you which 10 to Attend.   1. The Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco is heading back to Alabama on Saturday night.  It's the Lee Fields […]

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Gaffney, SC - Jonathan Davenport passed race leader Chris Ferguson on lap 45 and then went on to win the Grassy Smith Memorial on Friday Night at Cherokee Speedway.  The win for the current Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Points Leader was a series record five-in-a-row for the 31-year-old racer. Since Memorial Day weekend, he […]

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WAYCROSS, GA -- The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will take on three different race tracks in three different states in the week ahead. With over $130,000 up for grabs, all three events will feature a complete show of: Miller Welders Time Trials, Heat Races, B-Mains, and a 50-lap, $10,000-to-win main event.   The […]

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It was an eventful day at Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, SC on Sunday as the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series highlighted a racing card that included SECA Late Models, SECA Crate Sportsman and the track’s Stock 4 divisions.   With a great crowd in attendance, Randy Weaver stole the show in the 60-lap […]

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