Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51 for the latest short track racing news and information.  Like every news outlet, there are stories posted on Speed51.com that are read more and receive more interaction than others.  With a new year now upon us, we take a look back at […]

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After a strong 2019 season as well as a top-five finish in last year’s Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway , Alabama native Connor Okrzesik will likely be one of the top contenders for the Tom Dawson Trophy in this year’s Derby on December 4-8.  He and his team will also be competing with heavy […]

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Only 15 points separate Connor Okrzesik from Southern Super Series points leader Casey Roderick entering Saturday’s season-ending Hart to Heart 100 at New Smyrna Speedway. Okrzesik, of Grand Bay, Alabama, has enjoyed a breakout year in 2019, and he would like nothing more than to add a championship to his season accolades. Less than a […]

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The entry list for the 35th Annual All American 400 continues to grow ahead of the crown jewel Super Late Model event on November 1-3.  Some big names have been added to the latest entry list, adding to the star power of the annual event at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville .   A former Nashville track […]

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Connor Okrzesik heads to Five Flags Speedway chasing two championships at the Pensacola speed plant. The Grand Bay, Alabama driver leads the Allen Turner Pro Late Model points standings and sits fifth in the Blizzard Series points, just 21 points behind leader Lucas Jones. The 17-year-old recently won his second-career Super Late Model race in […]

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Race fans were treated to a show Friday night under the lights at Five Flags Speedway, as Kyle Plott broke through in the Allen Turner Pro Late Model Series and picked up his first career victory at the Pensacola, Florida oval.   “In qualifying I knew we had a really good car,” Plott told Speed51 […]

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