Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51 for the latest short track racing news and information.  Like every news outlet, there are stories posted on Speed51.com that are read more and receive more interaction than others.  With a new year now upon us, we take a look back at […]

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East Carolina Motor Speedway has announced on its website it will not operate in 2020, barring a lease or sale of the Robersonville, North Carolina facility.   “The owner has announced that ECMS will not reopen for the 2020 race season unless it is leased or sold,” an announcement on the track’s website read.  “ECMS […]

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The 602 Tour has released the following amendment to their 2017 602 Super Limited Series schedule. East Carolina Motor Speedway, as scheduled, will host the 602 Super Limited Tour and the 6th Annual Mischa Sell Memorial on Saturday August 26th. The 4/10 mile tricky oval in Robersonville, North Carolina, will be visited for the first […]

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SWANSBORO, N.C. — It was a fantastic holiday weekend of racing for Tyler Matthews and the Matthews Motorsports team in his home state of North Carolina, where the Richlands native recorded a win and three podium finishes.   The weekend began on Saturday at East Carolina Motor Speedway in Robersonville, N.C., with the NASCAR Late […]

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602 Tour Director David Sell and East Carolina Motor Speedway General Manager John Vick are proud to announce that the 6th Annual Mischa Sell Memorial for Limited Late Models will be held on the 4/10 oval in Robersonville NC on Saturday August 26, 2017. This is the sixth and final edition of this premier Limited […]

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Tyler Matthews captured the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series North Carolina state title last season in his second full season driving Late Models, a title that came as a surprise to not only fans, but also to Matthews himself.   Matthews finished 12th in NWAAS national points and won the track championship at Southern National Motorsports […]

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The race for the 2016 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Division I national championship may be over, or at least close to it. Virginia racer Matt Bowling used a bold schedule – racing seven races in four days – this past weekend to produce two much needed wins in the penultimate week of points competition.   […]

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Things have come a long way for Bobby Measmer Jr. in the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour ranks. Three seasons ago, the driver from Concord, North Carolina was struggling to even crack the top 10. Fast forward to Sunday night and the Late Model-turned-Modified racer was celebrating his first career NWSMT victory at East Carolina […]

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 CLICK HERE FOR COVERAGE Speed51.com powers today’s NASCAR Home Tracks Race Central Live coverage of the Visit Martin County 150 at East Carolina Motor Speedway in North Carolina.  Click the graphic below for the live at-track updates. Or click this link to coverage    

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There’s plenty of big Short Track races happening all over the country. Whether it’s on dirt or asphalt, a Late Model or a Modified, it’s all happening this weekend. We did our best to narrow the list down to the 10 best for you in this week’s 10 to Attend.   1. World 100, Eldora […]

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