After hot sun dominated the practice sessions of the first four Tour-type Modified races of the 2020 World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing at New Smyrna Speedway, Friday’s practice for the Richie Evans Memorial 100 saw a change with clouds, cool temperatures, and a chilly breeze bringing in a change for the teams. In […]

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With a new year comes another opportunity for the Modified drivers of Long Island to continue to add to their long racing legacy. But, while some wait for Riverhead Raceway to open in May, or for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour to roll of in March at South Boston Speedway, there are a few that […]

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Bobby Santos III played a very patient game at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Saturday, waiting until just the right time to make his move to the front and seal victory in a wild 2019 Musket 250 Presented By Whelen. It is Santos’ fifth Modified Tour victory at NHMS and his first Musket 250 win. […]

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In today's racing world, becoming a star takes more than just on-track performance. Just like the high component braking systems and components offered by StopTech, it takes the full package. Part of that package involves creativity and ability to interact with fans on social media.   With that in mind, Speed51.com has teamed up with […]

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When the checkered flag waved last Saturday night at Wall Stadium Speedway , everyone in attendance was holding their breath, utterly flabbergasted after witnessing a vicious crash at the conclusion of the night’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour event.   The incident occurred when Dave Sapienza and Timmy Catalano got hooked together on the last lap […]

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The Tour-type Modified entry list for the 2019 World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing features a good mix of familiar faces along with drivers making their Speedweeks debut or returning to New Smyrna Speedway after some time away. One ground pounder who is making his return to the Sunshine State is NASCAR Whelen […]

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Matt Hirschman and Jimmy Blewett started from the front row for the 45th annual Turkey Derby at Wall Stadium Speedway and dominated the race on Saturday, but an incident between the two opened the door for Dave Sapienza to claim the his first Turkey Derby victory.   Hirschman started from the pole and led […]

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September 11, 2001 started off as a normal day. People woke up, got dressed and went to school or work. Just a couple hours later, everything changed.   At 8:46 a.m. in the east, the first plane hit Tower 1 of the World Trade Center. At 9:03 a.m., the second plane hit Tower 2.  At […]

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