On a Friday at Winchester Speedway that saw rain, power outages, and all manner of on-track chaos, Travis Braden had an extra obstacle to overcome – his own stomach.   “I’ve been pretty sick all day,” Braden told Speed51.com powered by JEGS. “For the most part, I was just worried about getting the race over with.”   […]

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Sam Hornish, Jr. has made a name for himself throughout his career racing on the NASCAR and IndyCar circuits.  Now, a new member of the Hornish family is on a mission to become a household name herself.  Hope Hornish, the niece of Sam Hornish, Jr., is hoping to take a big step towards that goal […]

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As the start of Florida Speedweeks draws closer, the pre-entry lists for New Smyrna Speedway’s (FL) World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing are growing longer and becoming more impressive.  The second round of entries has been released and they contain even more star power than the first batch.   Last year’s Super Late Model […]

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When Hope Hornish climbed behind the wheel for her first season of Pro Late Model racing, she set expectations high.  That’s just how she is.  As her rookie season hits the home stretch, the Defiance, OH driver feels good about the progress she’s made throughout the year and has her eye on more success in […]

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The temps may be cold but the news is keeping the Midwest warm during the off-season. Get caught up with some of the latest news from the region in this edition of Speed51.com's Midwest Times.   Manitowoc Speedway Fate to be Decided A County Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 26 where a vote […]

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In 2006 Sam Hornish Jr. won the biggest motor race in the United States of America.  With a slingshot pass on the final straightaway, Hornish took the checkered flag in the Indianapolis 500.   Now 10 years later, Hornish’s niece, Hope, is looking to make a name for herself by winning some races of her […]

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