Jamaica, VA – After a very disappointing 2020 due to COVID restrictions, Virginia Motor Speedway officials are excited to release the 2021 schedule and announce the return of racing. It will mark the 52nd season of action at the ½ mile speed plant in Jamaica, VA.   “To say we are excited about getting back […]

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With a new season of short track racing upon us, let’s take a look at some of the most intriguing events on the 2021 schedule.    CARS Tour Brings the Roar to The Rock    The CARS Tour has already commenced tire testing for the return of Late Model Stock Cars to Rockingham Speedway. While […]

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Jamaica, VA – After a year where the COVID-19 pandemic canceled racing activities for Virginia Motor Speedway, officials are excited to release the dates for the speedway’s 2021 marquee events. Fans are sure to want to mark their calendars for what will be another stellar year for special events at the ½ mile speed plant […]

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Speed51’s Short Track America returns to the FASTRAK World Championship at Virginia Motor Speedway tonight at 7 p.m. ET on MAVTV.  This time around, the UMP Modifieds will take to network television for their 40-lap feature around the state-of-the-art half-mile.   Nearly 40 Modifieds made the trip to the Eastern Virginia track, including nationally-known names […]

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One of the biggest events of the 2019 Dirt Late Model season will air Wednesday night on Speed51’s Short Track America on MAVTV. At 7 p.m. ET, race fans will be able to tune in to watch Part 2 of the FASTRAK World Championship at Virginia Motor Speedway.   The $50,000-to-win event drew more than […]

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2019 was an action-packed season in the short track racing world.  Speed51 cameras captured tons of action throughout the year, covering hundreds of races and producing thousands of videos for passionate fans.  Trying to narrow all of that excitement into a list of 25 videos was a challenging task, but we’ve done it once again. […]

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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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Tonight, on Speed51’s Short Track America, race fans can tune in to watch Part 2 of the FASTRAK World Championship from Virginia Motor Speedway at 5 p.m. ET on MAVTV.   The $50,000-to-win event drew more than 100 cars for “The Richest Pro Late Model Race in History.” Wednesday’s broadcast will feature the 75-lap main […]

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