On Thursday, it was Tayler Riddle showing the way, but older brother Owen Riddle picked up the pace and turned in a near flawless day of competition at the 7th Annual Summer Showdown on Friday.   The Naches, Washington driver concluded final practice atop the board, but admitted in passing while in line for pre-qualifying […]

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Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With a major Super Late Model race taking place this weekend in the state of Washington, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we asked members of our […]

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One of the biggest and richest Super Late Model races in the country will take place this weekend at Evergreen Speedway in Monroe, Washington. We get you ready for the 7th Annual Summer Showdown in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   3: Mike Longton has finished on the lead lap three times […]

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Forty-One Super Late Models took to the 5/8-mile Evergreen Speedway on Thursday afternoon to ready their efforts for a potential $25,000 payday after the conclusion of 200 laps on Saturday night.  While the four hour practice session did not result in any major altering plans for competitors, those that could be the key players […]

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One of the big talking points of the 2018 Kulwicki Driver Development Program is the strong representation of the Pacific Northwest, and in particular the State of Washington, coming courtesy of Seattle’s Molly Helmuth and Kennewick’s Brittney Zamora. While both drivers have established themselves the past couple of seasons in the region, both have taken […]

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One of the most successful Super Late Model car owners on the West Coast is teaming up with one of the best young drivers in the West to participate in the $25,000-to-win Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway .  For car owner Byron Campbell, the Summer Showdown is an event that he truly looks forward to […]

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With Independence Day approaching, the action continues to heat up at short tracks across America. Here are 10 short track racing events you should attend this weekend.   1) Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway  – This is one of the biggest Super Late Model races in North America, and certainly the biggest in the Northwest […]

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With a company named Joe’s Racing Products, it should be no surprise that founder Joe Constance has a passion for short track racing himself that continues to this day. Unfortunately, risk comes with racing, which caught up with Constance sustaining injuries in a karting crash in the off season.   After months of recovery, Constance […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about the Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway  in 51's Fast Facts below.    Date: June 29 - 30   Track: Evergreen Speedway   Location: 14405 179th Ave SE, Monroe, WA, 98272   Sanction: Evergreen Speedway   Distance: 200 laps   General Admission Tickets: Friday - Adults: $15, Seniors […]

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