Bragging rights are not only on the line for drivers, but also for the Speed51.com staff during this year’s running of The Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway.  Seventeen staff members throughout the United States have made their picks for the Southern Super Series season opener that will be held on Sunday, March 19.   According […]

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If you had to put money on the drivers competing in the 41st annual Rattler 250, what type of odds would you get?  Like any sporting event that sees action in Las Vegas, the heavy hitters would not provide as much “bang for your buck,” while those with an outside chance would provide a big […]

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Harrison Burton is having himself a career year and 2017 isn’t even three months old.  Burton rallied from a self-inflicted pit road penalty to take the win in the 100-lap season opener for the CARS Racing Tour at Concord Speedway (NC).   For much of the early stages of the race it was Matt Craig, […]

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With 18 Super Late Models pre-entered for this weekend’s CARS Tour season opener at Concord Speedway (NC) there is no lack of talent ready to compete.   Brandon Setzer of Newton, North Carolina is one of the drivers looking to make a championship run after falling short behind young star Raphael Lessard last season. With […]

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It’s been close to a month since the last time Christian Eckes was behind the wheel of a race car.  Fortunately for the 16-year-old Snowball Derby champion, that streak is coming to an end this weekend when he straps in at North Carolina’s Concord Speedway for the Circle Track Warehouse 200 season-opener for the CARS […]

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The names of talent continue to be added to the pre-entry list for the season-opening Rattler 250 for the Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco at South Alabama Speedway next weekend. Past Champions, recent victors, and up-and-coming hot shoes have all declared their intentions as they will make their way to Kinston, Alabama.   Harrison […]

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Over 10,000 short track racing fans made their way to Speed51.com during the past month to cast their votes for the 2016 51’s presented by JEGS.  The annual awards that honor the best of the best in short track racing from the previous season has become one of the most popular features that we host here […]

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The 2016 short track racing season was full of incredible moments and feel-good stories, rivalries, and great personalities.  It’s time that those people and stories and moments are honored in this year’s 51’s presented by JEGS.   Today, we are pleased to announce the winners of the following categories of the annual 51’s presented by […]

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