Ten years ago, Dave Thomas, Jr. and a handful of racing enthusiasts got together at a go-kart track in New Hampshire to have fun and raise money for a good cause.  Now, 10 years later, Thomas is preparing to close out a chapter with the 10th and final running of the DT100 for Make-A-Wish charity […]

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Short track racers from the Northeast and as far away as North Carolina will meet in Scarborough, Maine Saturday afternoon to benefit a great cause.  The 9th Annual DT100, held at Maine Indoor Karting, will bring together short trackers to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.   Nearly 120 drivers are expected to be on […]

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Star Speedway promoter Bobby Webber, Jr. often looks at his two children, Jaime and Tim, and realizes just how lucky he is.  He’s grateful because he is the father of two healthy teenagers who aren’t fighting cancer, who aren’t battling with the everyday struggle of autism and who aren’t in need of a prosthetic leg. […]

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It’s hard to believe it, but the Northeast racing season is just one month away.   Mother Nature cooperated for much of the winter and that’s great news for race tracks like Lee USA Speedway (NH) who as recently as last year have been forced to postpone their season opener.  There should be no worries […]

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From Super Late Models racing in the California sunshine to the indoor racing in the Northeast, this past weekend offered short track racing fans a little bit of everything.  To catch you up on all of the action from around the country, we at Speed51.com powered by JEGS have assembled a list of the top 10 […]

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Racers from all over the Northeast made their way to Maine Indoor Karting in Scarborough, Maine Saturday afternoon for the 8th annual DT100.  At the end of the day, two drivers in the middleweight division stole the show with a thrilling finish that event promoter David Thomas, Jr. coined as the best finish in event history. […]

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For the eighth straight year, racers from all over the East Coast will congregate at Maine Indoor Karting this Saturday to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.  Short track racers from all disciples including Late Models, Modifieds and Street Stocks are set to battle for bragging rights while benefiting a great cause at the 8th annual […]

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For the second straight year, Kyle Treadwell crossed the finish line first in a DT100 for Make-A-Wish feature at Maine Indoor Karting.  After winning the lightweight division feature one year ago, the Buckfield, Maine driver moved up to the middleweight division on Saturday afternoon and used a late-race pass on Supermodified driver Mike Netishen to […]

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