Carbon Monoxide is known as the silent killer.  Zane Smith almost found out why on Saturday night at the CARS Tour event at North Carolina’s Concord Speedway.   With 55 laps complete in the 100-lap Super Late Model race, Smith pulled his No. 77 Crooks Racing machine to the apron and climbed out of the […]

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The Short Track Racing world had quite a few big races, including one of the biggest Super Late Model races in the country, and that led to some big stories.   To get you caught up on the stories that took place this past weekend throughout the country, Speed51.com powered by JEGS presents you with a […]

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Raphael Lessard may be a French-speaking Canadian, but he’s certainly making his mark in American auto racing.  The personable Lessard had never seen Concord Speedway in North Carolina until this weekend, but it didn’t matter.  The 15 year-old took the lead from Quin Houff at the quarter-mark of the Lead2 Group 100 and went on […]

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Telling Josh Berry that winning the CARS Tour Late Model Stock title is out of his reach might be a bad idea.  One race after missing his first CARS race of 2016 to run for JR Motorsports at Iowa Speedway, Berry bounced back to score the win Saturday at Concord Speedway (NC). For Berry, the […]

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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. 43rd Annual Oxford […]

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Sometimes you just need a little luck in the places you don’t expect to get it from. Brandon Setzer is looking for that luck as the CARS Tour Super Late Models heads to the Charlotte area to run at Concord Speedway on Saturday, August 27.   Setzer enters the race just four points behind upstart […]

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It’s hard to imagine, but after only three races the CARS Late Model Stock Car championship picture has three names chasing the title. Sure several drivers are still mathematically in the mix, but three racers are heads above the rest when it comes to having a chance to win the overall championship.   Deac McCaskill […]

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Bobby Measmer, Jr.’s racing career came full circle this past Friday night at his home track of Concord Speedway. The hometown star made his way by 2013 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion Ryan Preece with five laps remaining to win his first career Tour-Type Modified race. The victory ended a near three-year quest for a […]

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MIDLAND, NC -- Bobby Measmer, Jr. grabbed the lead from Ryan Preece with less than five laps to go and held on to claim his first career Southern Modified Racing Series (SMRS) Presented By PASS win in the Charles Kepley Memorial 125 Friday night at Concord Speedway. After being mired by bad luck, Measmer, a […]

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