BARBERVILLE, Fla. — The New Year means the countdown to the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park is on. The annual tradition of Florida in February kicks off on February 9 in Barberville, Fla.   DIRTcar Nationals features 12 straight nights of doubleheaders with the All Star Circuit of Champions, World of Outlaws […]

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Fifth-starting Dennis Erb Jr. raced past Billy Moyer in heavy traffic on Wednesday night to win the opening night of the DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour at Brownstown Speedway. Erb, a three-time Summer Nationals champion from Carpentersville, Ill., caught Moyer with eight laps to go then powered to the 18th Summer Nationals victory of his career, […]

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For the first time since the World of Outlaws Late Model Series was restarted in 2004, Shane Clanton went winless on the popular dirt racing tour during the 2014 season.  Throughout his career, the 39-year-old veteran of the Dirt Late Model ranks was accustomed to winning races and recording strong finishes on the tour. So […]

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This past weekend we at Speed51.com, the 100% Short Track news source, were doing some thinking; there are a lot of things in short track racing that go unnoticed, unmentioned or under appreciated. So to honor some of those things, the following is a first of a new series on Speed51.com… The Top 10 List. […]

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The “High Side Tickler” is the defending champion of the North Carolina Modified Nationals, but that doesn’t mean that the dirt racing star is feeling any added pressure heading into this year’s running of the event.  Kyle Strickler, of Mooresville, North Carolina claimed the inaugural $10,000-to-win race one year ago and he’s confident he can […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Shane Clanton became the first driver in history to win four Dirt Late Model races during one DIRTcar Nationals when he pulled off a breathtaking slider to go from third to first in turn three on Saturday night at Volusia Speedway Park. It was his fourth World of Outlaws Late Model Series […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Neal Williams shocked a capacity DIRTcar Nationals crowd on Saturday night by pulling off the upset win in the 50-lap Super DIRTcar Series Big-Block Modified finale at Volusia Speedway Park. It was the biggest win of the Pittsgrove, N.J., driver’s career as he pocketed the $5,000 check and picked up his first […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Shane Clanton’s 2014 struggles are no more than a distant memory. Continuing his 180-degree transformation from a season ago, Clanton, 39, of Zebulon, Ga., outdueled Dale McDowell of Chickamauga, Ga., late in Friday’s DIRTcar Nationals main event at Volusia Speedway Park to earn his third World of Outlaws Late Model Series victory […]

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BARBERVILLE, FL – For the third consecutive year, Stewart Friesen captured the second night of Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series action at Volusia Speedway Park’s annual DIRTcar Nationals on Thursday night. Friesen, the defending event champion, swiped the lead from three-time series titlist Matt Sheppard en route to winning the 30-lap feature, marking the sixth time in […]

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BARBERVILLE, FL – Shane Clanton of Zebulon, Ga., continued his tremendous start to the 2015 season with a dominating display in Thursday’s DIRTcar Nationals A-Main at Volusia Speedway Park. Clanton, the 39-year-old World of Outlaws Late Model Series veteran, led every lap of Thursday’s 50-lap race to earn his second WoO LMS victory of the […]

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