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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Since being established in 2001, Speed51.com has served as the go-to place on the web for short track news and race coverage.  Each year, race fans worldwide make their way to Speed51.com powered by JEGS to follow their favorite drivers, tracks and series, as well as spot the next group of NASCAR stars.  More often […]

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A tradition like no other will be returning to Speed51.com powered by JEGS during the months of April and May.  The Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes will soon get underway with a panel of short track racing experts and industry insiders making their picks to determine the sport’s most talented prospects.   Nearly […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — When it comes to group qualifying at Daytona, it pays to have a lot of fast friends. It certainly did for Ladera Ranch, California’s Cole Custer, who won the Menards Pole Award presented by Ansell Friday afternoon at Daytona Int’l Speedway in preparation for the 53rd running of the Lucas Oil […]

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Long Pond, PA – Cole Custer became the youngest winner on a superspeedway in ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards history Saturday, winning the ModSpace 125 at Pocono Raceway. Custer, 17 years and 190 days old, surpassed 2013 Pocono Raceway winner Chase Elliott as the youngest superspeedway winner by two days in taking his first […]

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ROSEVILLE, Calif. – Bill McAnally Racing will be represented by four talented young drivers when the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West visits Northern California’s wine country this week for the Carneros 200 on Saturday at Sonoma Raceway.   The race is the only road course event on this year’s series schedule.   Drivers in two […]

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Long Pond, PA – Michael Lira, in the final moments of the session, shot to the top of the speed charts in ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards open testing Wednesday afternoon at Pocono Raceway. Lira, in the No. 58 Ford Performance-TraqGear Ford, circled the 2.5-mile Pocono triangle in 53.055 seconds, an average speed of […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Five of the six NASCAR K&N Pro Series race winners in 2015 are 21 years old or younger. The championship points leaders in both the East and West are 17 and 16, respectively. And a 17-year-old just became the highest-finishing female in the 61-year history of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West. […]

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ROSEVILLE, Calif. – Bill McAnally Racing has announced plans to expand its lineup for 2015, as it builds on its success in the East and West divisions of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series and celebrates a special anniversary.   BMR, which scored six wins and five poles last year, is looking to add to that mark […]

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