Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51.com 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.  As we get ready for the ball to drop and the year 2018 […]

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Final preparations are underway for the 2018 short track racing season.  The green flag will soon wave on another season, but before it does we wanted to give you a few numbers to watch during the new racing season.   3: The most wins a single driver has recorded during a PASS North season since […]

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While many of us have been gearing up for the new year and thinking about our resolutions, our resident "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor has been thinking about numbers from the 2017 short track racing season.  In this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com, we take a look at the final numbers from an eventful 2017 […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com JRi Short Track Power Poll ranks drivers from all across the land on their strength to this point in the season.    A panel of industry experts from all four corners of the country and Canada have voted on their choices for the final Short Track Power poll of […]

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  Completed entry forms for the 4th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park are being mailed in at a rapid pace this holiday season. On Thursday, event promoters released the first look at the entry list that currently includes the names of 22 drivers and two to-be-announced entries.   Taking into consideration […]

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Jeremy Doss avenged his loss to Derek Thorn in last month’s Senator’s Cup Fall Classic when he passed the now four-time SPEARS Southwest Tour Series Champion late in the race to win the series finale held at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.  The win was the fifth series victory of his career […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com JRi Short Track Power Poll ranks drivers from all across the land on their strength to this point in the season.    A panel of industry experts from all four corners of the country and Canada have voted on their choices for the fifth Short Track Power poll of 2017. […]

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Derek Thorn dominated the “Bulwark ‘FR / Timberland Pro 101 presented by 51 FIFTY Energy Drink” at Kern County Raceway during the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series’ penultimate event of the season Saturday night.  In doing so, the Bakersfield, CA driver inched closer to his fourth championship in the series at a track in which […]

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The 150-lap Senator’s Cup Fall Classic came down to a final five-lap shootout between Derek Thorn and Jeremy Doss Saturday night at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. In the end, it was Thorn holding the $15,000 winner’s check in victory lane.   Thorn and Doss were the fastest cars in practice all weekend […]

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LAS VEGAS – California drivers were a perfect three-for-three on opening night of the Senator’s Cup Fall Classic at The Bullring on Friday night.   Austin Edwards of San Bernardino, Calif., took advantage of a re-start with eight laps remaining in the 70-lap Jr. Late Models feature, passing race leader Austin Herzog down the stretch […]

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