Prior to the 2012 Short Track Draft on Speed51.com, Bubba Pollard wondered what he needed to do to put his name at the top of the draft board.  The simple fact was that he needed to do exactly what he ended up doing during the 2011 season.   At the age of 25, Pollard won […]

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As preparations for the 2018 Speed51.com Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes continue, we’re going to be taking a look back at a number of the most memorable drafts.  Today, we rewind back to the 2011 Short Track Draft, a draft that featured some of NASCAR's most prominent stars.    The top 10 of […]

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Super Late Models from the Southern Super Series, ARCA/CRA Super Series and CARS Tour are in attendance at Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend for the inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals. To get you prepared for the weekend, our resident "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor takes a look at the race "by the numbers."   Entries: […]

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  After making the move to the NASCAR XFINITY Series with Roush Fenway Racing, it has been quite some time since Darrell “Bubba” Wallace has been behind the wheel of a Late Model. But, special times call for special measures.   Wallace has decided to return to his Late Model roots, this time in a […]

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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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Charlotte, NC, - Aspiring drivers have one month left to apply for the 2015 NASCAR Drive for Diversity Driver Combine. Young drivers of ethnically diverse backgrounds and females must submit their online application by September 4th in order to be considered for the 12th Annual NASCAR Drive for Diversity Combine, Oct. 19-21 at Langley […]

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It wasn’t long ago that Darrell Wallace Jr. was in this place, a teenager with Late Model experience looking to make a positive impression that would make him stand out in a crowded field of young, talented drivers.   Now 21-years-old and a three-time race winner in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, Wallace knows […]

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Darrell Wallace, Jr. won Wednesday night's 1-800-CarCash MudSummerClassic NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Ohio's Eldora Speedway.  It was the 20-year-old Mobile, Alabama native's third career win and second of 2014 and first at any point on dirt.   He just doesn't know how he did it.   "I'm still trying to figure out […]

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11:34 That will conclude an historic day for Speed51.com here at Eldora Speedway. Since 2001 Speed51 has brought our great fans the very best in short track stock car racing. Today we hit a milestone with the first ever Trackside Now coverage of one of the three NASCAR National Series. A huge thanks to Laura Finley and […]

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9:06 Good night from Greenville. 9:06 We'll have more coverage from GPS next week on Speed51.com 9:06 Darrell Wallace, Jr. in victory lane for a second time at Greenville. 9:05 That concludes our coverage tonight.  Thanks to the fans who checked in on our Trackside Now coverage throughout the day and those who tuned […]

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