Steve Dorer already had a busy CRA SpeedFest on his hands, preparing two race cars while overseeing another series competing at Crisp Motorsports Park in Cordele, Georgia this weekend.  Unfortunately for the Lakeland, Florida native, an extra helping hand for another team ended with a crashed race car.   Dorer offered his assistance in preparing […]

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Fresh off his 2018 Champion Racing Association Championship, Josh Brock is ready to kick off the 2019 season at SpeedFest this weekend. The Corbin, KY driver looks to start off the year strong and contend for a second CRA win.   "We are extremely excited to get back to SpeedFest," said Brock. "We had […]

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Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. For the first time in 2019, our staff is ready to pick the winner of a big Super Late Model race.   This week we asked members of our Speed51.com team, "Who […]

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Wimmer Motorsports and Harrison Burton are ready to kick off the 2019 season this weekend at SpeedFest with the Champion Racing Association . While it's only been a little over a month since Burton was on track, both the North Carolina driver and his crew chief are ready to get rolling in the new year. […]

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Jesse Henley moved up from part-time racer to full-time series champion in 2018, taking home the hardware for the Brandon Ford Wheelman Sportsman Series. The driver based out of Hernando, Florida dominated the series, winning three out of 12 races along with seven top-five and 11 top-10 finishes.   “Last year is really the first […]

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  One year ago, Chandler Smith shook the monkey off his back and scored […]

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From on-track altercations to getting the monkey off his back and winning the inaugural Mobile 300 at Mobile International Speedway, the driver they call “Classy Nasse” had a season to remember in 2018.  Now, with his 2019 season set to begin this Saturday during CRA SpeedFest at Watermelon Capital Speedway , Stephen Nasse is hoping […]

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Over the years CRA SpeedFest has become known as a great winter showcase for Super Late Model drivers who have already established themselves as heavy hitters or are looking to be regarded as one. Over the past three years, North Carolina up-and-comer Tate Fogleman has put himself on the road to being a heavy hitter, […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's CRA SpeedFest 2019 at Watermelon Capital Speedway  in 51's Fast Facts below.    Dates: January 25 - 26   Track: Watermelon Capital Speedway   Location: 385 Farmers Market Rd. Cordele, GA 31015   Sanction: Champion Racing Association   Purse: $10,000 to Win , $5,000 […]

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