The 2018 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 61 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members, short track racing veterans and more.  The voters could select as few as 10 and as […]

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One of the greatest features of the Speed51.com Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes is that it features drivers from many disciplines of racing. It’s not limited to Late Model racers. It’s not limited to pavement racers. The Short Track Draft truly features the top Short Track Racing prospects regardless of what or where […]

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Harrison Burton sat on pole for the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season opening Jet Tools 150 at New Smyrna Speedway, but it was Ronnie Bassett Jr that came out victorious, notching his first laps led and his first win in a crazy race.   Spencer Davis started alongside Burton but took a penalty on […]

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The ball will drop in Times Square Saturday night signifying the end of the year 2016.  With that, a new year of short track racing will be upon us. But before we move on to 2017 we at Speed51.com powered by JEGS decided to take a look at the top 25 stories of the 2016 short track […]

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The return of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East to Stafford Motor Speedway lived up to all the hype by the time the checkered flag waved Friday night.  Noah Gragson of Las Vegas, Nevada scored his first series victory by going third to first on a thrilling green-white-checkered restart.   Gragson started third on […]

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One day after Martin Truex Jr. thoroughly dominated the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kyle Benjamin was looking to do the exact same just a few hours away.  The 18-year-old racer won the pole and led 137 of the 150 scheduled laps in the first trip for the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East to […]

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Since Spencer Davis moved into the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East he’s come so close to taking the checkered flag, but each time it seemed that it was finally going to happen it just never did.  That is until Memorial Day at Dominion Raceway.  Davis beat Justin Haley to the checkered flag by inches to […]

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Twenty years of hard work and dedication went up in smoke Friday night for one of the hardest working families involved in the sport of auto racing.  Bassett Racing, a family-owned team that competes in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East, lost nearly their entire racing operation as a result of a fire at their […]

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  The 2016 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 37 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members and more.  The voters could select as few as 10 and as many as 51 drivers […]

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The agenda for the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East was practice and qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway Friday in advance of Saturday’s PittLite 125. By day’s end it was Harrison Burton who thundered the loudest in Thunder Valley, putting down the fastest lap in the first practice session. He then came back a short […]

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