Editor’s Note: This is the second part of a multi-part series on Speed51.com that will share the thoughts of Late Model drivers across the country in regards to the new Five Star Gen6 Late Model body.   During the last month, Speed51 has reached out to drivers from the Midwest, Northeast, Southeast and West Coast […]

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Editor’s Note: This is the first part of a multi-part series on Speed51.com that will share the thoughts of Late Model drivers across the country in regards to the new Five Star Gen6 Late Model body.   During the last month, Speed51 has reached out to drivers from the Midwest, Northeast, Southeast and West Coast […]

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Twin Lakes, WI – Tech officials from across the country came together this past Saturday at Five Star’s Twin Lakes location for the second Body Tech Summit. The summit opened many doors of conversation about teching, rules, and cooperation amongst tracks and series.   “It was a great accomplishment for Five Star to put this […]

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Twin Lakes, WI – Continuing on its path of providing new and innovative body options for short track racing, Five Star introduced its new Short Track Truck Body at the PRI Show. The body is now available for pre-order in a Chevy Silverado and Ford F-150 design, and will begin shipping March 1.   “We […]

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Overcoming adversity became a theme during the three-day Chilly Willy 150 weekend in the desert of Tucson, Arizona.  Making the trip from Wyoming, Michael Scott overcame some adversity of his own and piloted a new Five Star Gen 6 body to a $10,000 victory at Tucson Speedway.   Despite starting on the pole and leading […]

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Twin Lakes, WI – Five Star Race Car Bodies will host a Body Tech Summit on Saturday, March 9 at its facility in Twin Lakes, Wisconsin. The event aims to help manage the consistency of pavement Late Model body inspecting around the country.   The 2019 Body Tech Summit will feature inspection techniques for the […]

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The new Super Late Model body designed by Five Star Race Car Bodies will not be approved for the Champion Racing Association , which will abide by the current standards of the ABC Committee in 2019.  Appearing on Speed51’s “The Morning Bullring” talk show Monday morning, CRA Series Director Glenn Luckett indicated that the […]

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Madera, CA – The fifth season of televised stock car action at Madera Speedway on MAVTV will be enhanced by a new contingency partnership with Five Star Bodies, in a program announced Monday.  Five Star will offer the contingency program for all 18 Late Model races comprising of the RPM Mortgage Pro Late Model Series and […]

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Track, sanctioning bodies and series leaders that deal specifically with the ABC Body as the ABC Committee have assembled the following in regard to any previously published information in the media and/or on social media. The following is intended to establish the position and declare that the ABC Committee has not approved the new […]

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On Thursday, November 1st, Carl Schultz, owner and CEO of Five Star Racecar Bodies released a letter to the Late Model racing community explaining the current status of the 2019 Late Model body. That letter can be read below.   Dear Members of the Late Model Racing Community, Five Star has taken the initiative to […]

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