ROSSBURG, Ohio — The weather forecast for Saturday, April 16 says it’s is supposed to be 70 degrees and sunny, which is perfect for Eldora Speedway’s 63rd season-opening race.   The season kicks off with the Sunoco American Late Model Series, the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds and the Eldora Stock cars competing on the legendary half-mile […]

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3Wide, a three-person roundtable discussion debating the hottest topics in short track racing, makes its debut on Speed51.com powered by JEGS this week.  Speed51.com’s Matt Kentfield, Brandon Paul and Rob Blount sit down at the virtual roundtable to debate the biggest topics coming out of Florida Speedweeks.  Keep in mind, the opinions stated are solely […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Nick Hoffman continued his DIRTcar Nationals dominance Monday night as he held off Austin Dillon to score the Gator Championship and the coveted ‘Big Gator’ trophy.   Hoffman drew the number one starting pill in the night’s redraw but faced stiff competition from NASCAR stars Austin and Ty Dillon, and Jason Beaulieu […]

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On the second night of Gator Qualifying for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds, Brian Ruhlman, a Clarklake, Mich. native, muscled his way to the top spot on lap one and held off challenges from Jacob Hawkins and NASCAR star Austin Dillon to claim his first DIRTcar Nationals victory at Volusia Speedway Park.   “I’ve always wanted […]

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Ty Dillon looked to be the driver to beat in Saturday night’s DIRTcar UMP Modified Gator Qualifying feature at DIRTcar Nationals but Nick Hoffman had other ideas as he cruised to his third win at Volusia Speedway Park.   Dillon dominated the early part of the 20-lap modified feature building a large lead over Hoffman […]

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Trent Young held off a hard-charging Nick Hoffman to score his first ever DIRTcar Nationals victory at Volusia Speedway Park on Friday night.   A wreck between the top two cars, A.J. Fike and Dave Jamison, midway through the feature put Young in the lead. Hoffman battled his way into second and tried to close […]

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Tyler Nicely fought a wheel-to-wheel battle with Brian Ruhlman and held off NASCAR star Ty Dillon to pick up his first DIRTcar UMP Modified win of DIRTcar Nationals. The win ended the two race streak for Nick Hoffman, but Hoffman had reason to celebrate as the builder of Nicely’s Elite Chassis.   Jason Beaulieu battled […]

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Nick Hoffman made it two wins in a row in DIRTcar UMP Modified action at Volusia Speedway Park (FL) on Wednesday night.  Hoffman battled former NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver David Stremme early and held off other NASCAR notables Ty Dillon and Kenny Wallace to secure another DIRTcar Nationals win.   Wallace kept Hoffman within […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — A sizzling Nick Hoffman heated up the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park after powering his way to the lead early in the 20-lap feature event and claiming another Gator trophy for his growing collection.   Kenny Wallace, a former NASCAR Xfinity Series driver and current NASCAR broadcaster, started the […]

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — What do Kenny Wallace, Austin Dillon and Billy Workman Jr. have in common? Each will be competing with the best drivers on dirt during the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals!   The annual event brings together the All-Star Circuit of Champions, World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, World of Outlaws Late Model Series, […]

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