It is widely known that once racing enters the blood, it can become a consuming desire that lasts for a lifetime.   Nearly three-quarters of a century ago, a teenage Hershel McGriff drove his father’s 1940 Hudson to a 12th place finish at Portland Speedway.  On May 5, 2018, a few months after turning the […]

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Like the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament, the Short Track Bracket Challenge on Speed51.com powered by JEGS saw a handful of surprising upsets this past weekend.  Some of those upset victories came down to the wire, while a few underdogs shocked the Short Track Racing world by beating the higher-seeded driver by large margins. […]

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