Two-time ValleyStar Credit Union 300 winner Lee Pulliam finished Friday’s practice in a familiar place at Martinsville Speedway , topping the charts in the three-hour session.   The four-time NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Champion logged a lap of 19.984 seconds around the 0.526-mile oval, setting the tone for Friday night’s qualifying session. However, the Late […]

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After six hours of testing at Martinsville Speedway Thursday in anticipation of the ValleyStar Credit Union 300 on October 4-5, Mike Looney set the fastest recorded time of the day at 20.088 seconds around the famed paper-clip shaped short track.   Looney, the 2016 winner of the Late Model Stock crown jewel, averaged 94.625 […]

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Mooresville, NC – For the second consecutive year, the CARS Tour will have the “Touring 12” program in place for drivers making the commitment to run the full season of events. The 2019 CARS Tour Touring 12 lineup features seven returning teams from a season ago, including three of the four CARS Late Model Stock […]

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From the dirt in North Carolina to the asphalt in Virginia, it was an action-packed weekend of short track racing.  Let's take a look at the top 10 stories from the weekend on Speed51.com.   1. 34th Annual All American 400 Postponed to April 2019 Due to persistent rain showers, Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville officials postponed […]

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On an evening when Bobby McCarty secured his first CARS Late Model Stock Tour championship, the spotlight shined brightest on an upset winner to close out the series’ 2018 campaign.   Craig Moore, a two-time track champion at Orange County Speedway who had never finished better than third on the CARS Response Energy Tour, […]

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Mooresville, NC – After receiving twenty-one different applicants for the inaugural CARS Late Model Stock Car Tour Touring 12 program, officials are proud to announce the twelve drivers that will kick the program off for the first time ever this season.   The selection process considered multiple factors including CARS Tour team loyalty, marketability, future development […]

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