The 2016 version of Florida Speedweeks surely was eventful.  From the eight nights of racing at New Smyrna Speedway to the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park , there wasn't a dull moment on the short tracks.  To help you catch up on some of the bigger stories that took place in short track racing […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. – One night after being involved in a multi-car accident, Shane Clanton had to battle Josh Richards and a near photo finish with Scott Bloomquist to take the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series win on Friday night during the finale of the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park.   Richards led […]

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Brett Hearn’s time at the 45th DIRTcar Nationals hadn’t gone as planned heading into Saturday night’s finale.  The Sussex, New Jersey native made up for a rough first three days by charging from the 21st starting spot and scoring the 50-lap Super DIRTcar Series victory at Volusia Speedway Park .   “I have to think […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Josh Richards rallied from a 14th place starting position to outduel Jonathan Davenport in thrilling fashion, capturing the lead with less than five laps to go, then holding off a bonsaiing Davenport on the final lap to capture the victory on the second night of World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series […]

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There’s something about Friday night’s at Volusia Speedway Park that brings Rick Laubach to the top of his game.  For the third time in four years, the Pennsylvania driver piloted his No. 7 Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified to victory lane on Friday night at the DIRTcar Nationals.   “It feels good to win,” […]

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Josh Richards controlled the top position in his Valvoline/Rocket Chassis house car No. 1 Thursday night as he dominated the 50-lap feature event at Volusia Speedway Park and scored the $10,000-to-win opening night of World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series action at the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals.   Richards, who captured a victory on […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Scott Bloomquist rebounded Wednesday from misfortunate the previous night as he scored the DIRTcar Late Model Swamp King Championship at the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals.   Bloomquist, a resident of Mooresburg, Tenn., set the overall quick time during qualifying driving his famous Reec Monument/Crop Production Services No. 0. Bloomquist then continued his […]

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Tim Fuller kicked off the 2016 Super DIRTcar Series season with a dominant performance Wednesday evening at Volusia Speedway Park .  With the victory in the 30-lap main event to kick off the DIRTcar Nationals for the big-block Modifieds, Fuller put the field on notice that he will be a force to be reckoned with […]

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For the first time in 2016, the stars and cars of the Super DIRTcar Series will hit the track Wednesday night during the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park . The start of the 2016 season also signifies the start of Speed51.com’s in-depth coverage of the Big-Block Modifieds from the Northeast.   “I’ve always been […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Three-time World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series champion Josh Richards continued his hot streak Tuesday night, starting from the front row en route to scoring the checkered flag on night two of DIRTcar Late Models week at the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park.   Driving the Valvoline, Rocket […]

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