Christian Eckes dominated the Pro All-Stars Series Winter Meltdown 200 at Dillon Motor Speedway, but in the end he had to settle for second-place.  Jared Irvan threw a power move on Eckes on a late-race restart to take the lead and the eventual win in the season-opening event.   Eckes led the majority of the 200-lap […]

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Practice at Crisp Motorsports Park for CRA SpeedFest is usually very eventful.  In 2016 about three cars went off track and into the watermelon patch that sits behind turns three and four. Friday’s practice for this year’s CRA SpeedFest was a bit calmer, however, as just one car ran off track.  A calmer practice meant […]

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Christian Eckes was making waves at short tracks around the country in 2016, but it wasn’t until the final two months of the season that Eckes became a household name among short trackers.   Fresh off of the biggest win of his career at the 49th Annual Snowball Derby, the Middletown, New York racer now […]

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For the third straight year Speed51.com will bring the excitement and unpredictability of CRA SpeedFest at Crisp Motorsports Park (GA) into the homes of race fans around the world with a live video stream of the 200-lap ARCA/CRA Super Series Super Late Model event and 125-lap JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Pro Late Model feature on Sunday, […]

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The ball will drop in Times Square Saturday night signifying the end of the year 2016.  With that, a new year of short track racing will be upon us. But before we move on to 2017 we at Speed51.com powered by JEGS decided to take a look at the top 25 stories of the 2016 short track […]

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Each year, short track racers throughout North America grab the attention of fans, media and those watching from the higher levels of motorsports. Before we turn the calendar to 2017, we give you a list of drivers to keep an eye on next season.   Carson Hocevar – We will finally be able to get […]

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The 2016 short track racing season featured many storylines.  There was dominance, close calls, feel-good moments and heartbreak.  We take a look back on the exciting season with our resident “Stat Boy” Elgin Traylor in this edition of “By the Numbers” on Speed51.com.   Berry’s Batting Average: In 2015 Josh Berry won 75% of the CARS […]

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While it seems like the racing season just ended, it’s already time for Christmas.  That’s right, the big day is just four short days away.  Many are still braving the cold to do some last minute shopping.  Others are travelling to far away lands to visit family.   But it’s not too late to ask […]

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