Last year Derek Thorn’s Snowball Derby week nearly hit rock bottom before it turned around for a third-place finish.   After two successful days of testing early in the week, things took a turn on Thursday afternoon, the first official practice day.  Thorn picked up a bad vibration his first time out and the team […]

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Race teams traveling from three different regions have extra incentive to travel to Pensacola, Florida’s Five Flags Speedway on December 6 for the 48th Annual Snowball Derby.  Speed51.com recently announced that it would once again be putting up bounties of $551 for the highest finishing driver from the Midwest, Northeast and West Coast.   Thus […]

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The 50th Annual Florida Governor's Cup was a race of survival.  41 cars started the 200-lap affair, and just 13 of them finished.  As cars dropped one-by-one, Ty Majeski made his way through the field and showed that he was the fittest of them all.   Majeski held off Jeff Scofield for the final 20 […]

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Making the transition from a Legends Car to a Late Model has been a relatively seamless transition for 18-year-old Parker Stephens.  In just his first year behind the wheel of a Super Late Model, the Olympia, Washington driver has turned heads on the West Coast during his rookie season on the SRL Southwest Tour.   […]

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The Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway isn’t just a race; it’s an experience.  That’s why more and more short track racing fans flock to Pensacola, Florida each year to witness the prestigious Super Late Model event. With renewal forms being sent in and new orders being placed daily, tickets for the 48th annual […]

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For the past few seasons, Jeremy Doss has been considered one of the top Super Late Model racers on the West Coast. While his name may not be a household name to short track racing fans throughout the country, he’s hoping to change that on December 6 when he makes his first attempt at qualifying […]

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In March 2007, Lakeport, California’s Derek Thorn won an ASA Late Model Series feature at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville and as a result scored one of the coveted Nashville trophy guitars.  Eight years later, Thorn will return to the track this weekend in hopes of winning the most coveted guitar in short track racing, the […]

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It was another busy weekend of short track racing action in all four corners of the country this past weekend.  We understand that between attending races and enjoying the summer weather that you may have missed a few stories from those races throughout the weekend.  That's why we have put together a list of the […]

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When Jacksonville, Florida’s Kurt Jett messaged Lakeport, California’s Derek Thorn about driving his Super Late Model in November’s Florida Governor’s Cup at New Smyrna Speedway , neither one imagined that just two months later, they’d be celebrating a win in the Allen Turner Tune-Up Pro Late Model 100 at Pensacola’s Five Flags Speedway, their second […]

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