Despite Mother Nature's best attempt to derail plans, a number of short track racing events were held and completed around the country this past weekend.   To get you caught up on the biggest stories that took place, Speed51.com presents you with a list of top 10 stories from the weekend.   1. Mr. Freeze […]

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Derek Thorn continued his mastery of Kern County Raceway by winning the SPEARS Manufacturing 100 presented by Berchtold Equipment Saturday night. The win at his home track was the Lakeport, CA native's 33rd career SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series victory.   Thorn took the lead from David Mayhew on Lap 15 and never looked […]

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The SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series will be visiting Kern County Raceway in Bakersfield, CA for the running of the “SPEARS Manufacturing 100 presented by Berchtold Equipment” on April 14.  It will be race number two of nine for the series in 2018.  The series will visit Kern County Raceway again on October, 27 for […]

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Jeremy Doss used a dramatic last-lap pass to score the victory at Madera Speedway Saturday night to open the season for the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series.   The pass was a surprise to nearly everyone in attendance, as Derek Thorn took the white flag with a comfortable lead.  But a turn one and […]

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The 2018 Super Late Model touring series season will begin on the West Coast this weekend when the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series kicks off its season at Madera Speedway .  In the edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com, we take a look at the new season for the popular touring series.   2: […]

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The second round of invitees for the Speed51 Super Select “Winner-Take-All” at Lucas Oil Raceway have been announced.  On Friday, Speed51.com and Track Enterprises officials revealed six new drivers who will have the chance to race for a minimum of $10,000 on Saturday, September 8.   “It's great to see the list of invitees […]

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Former NASCAR K&N Pro Series West champion Derek Thorn will pair up with Ryan Partridge to race for Bob Bruncati’s Sunrise Ford team in the K&N Pro Series West team in 2018.   Sunrise Ford is adding a third team, with Trevor Huddleston as the driver, for a limited number of K&N Pro Series West […]

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A decent finish is never good enough for 2015 NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series champion Kyle Busch.  Following a top five result in 2017’s Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park , the Las Vegas driver knew that the Kyle Busch Motorsports team would have to do their homework to be in contention on the ½-mile […]

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