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 a driver’s presence, creativity and ability to interact with fans on social media.   With that in mind, Speed51 has […]

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Entering Saturday’s DiaEdge Carolina Midget Showdown at Millbridge Speedway, Chase Elliott had one goal: Don’t finish last.   WATCH THE CAROLINA MIDGET SHOWDOWN ON SPEED51.TV   It seems like a low bar for the reigning NASCAR Cup Series Champion, but Saturday was Elliott’s first-ever race in a Midget car on dirt.   He easily cleared […]

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Kyle Larson added one more exciting victory to a historic 2020 season Saturday at Millbridge Speedway.  Larson clinched the DIAEDGE Carolina Midget Showdown overall win by scoring the 40-lap finale to conclude the day at the Salisbury, North Carolina oval.  While he led the final 25 laps, it was anything but dominant.   “Yung Money” […]

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The first-ever Midget feature at Millbridge Speedway lived up to the hype to kick off the DiaEdge Carolina Midget Showdown.  The race featured six lead changes during the 30-lap feature, with lots of three-wide racing and slide jobs to go around.   Stewart-Haas Racing driver Chase Briscoe prevailed in a photo finish with Hendrick Motorsports […]

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Chase Elliott is spending part of his NASCAR offseason going to school.   The 2020 NASCAR Cup Series champion makes his Midget debut Saturday at Millbridge Speedway in the DiaEdge Carolina Midget Showdown. Friday night was practice night for the Carolina Midget Showdown, giving invited competitors track time on the tight 1/6-mile bullring in Salisbury, […]

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With the DIAEDGE Carolina Midget Showdown being forced to move to an invitational format after the implementation of strict COVID-19 restrictions from the state of North Carolina, the field of drivers is a who’s who of all-stars from Midget racing, with the inclusion of NASCAR stars Kyle Larson, Chase Elliott and Chase Briscoe. Thankfully, there […]

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Former USAC National Sprint Car champion CJ Leary enters Saturday’s DiaEdge Carolina Midget Showdown with something not a lot of other drivers will have – Midget experience at the track.   WATCH THE CAROLINA MIDGET SHOWDOWN ON SPEED51.TV   While the event is the first Midget race ever held at the North Carolina facility, the […]

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Competitors invited to the DiaEdge Carolina Midget Showdown will enjoy double features on Saturday, December 12, with a chance to win $3,000 over the course of the evening at Millbridge Speedway.   WATCH THE CAROLINA MIDGET SHOWDOWN ON SPEED51.TV   With the shortening of the event to one day of racing with no fans or […]

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The DiaEdge Carolina Midget Showdown will boast massive starpower on Saturday, December 13 at Millbridge Speedway.  While the event is now invitation-only due to an executive order from the state of North Carolina limiting capacity at the race, many of the major names planning to attend will still take part.   WATCH THE CAROLINA MIDGET […]

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