Just like the temperatures throughout the country, the action at our nation's short tracks is heating up as we approach the summer months.   To get you caught up on the biggest stories that took place this past weekend, Speed51.com presents you with a list of top 10 stories from the weekend.     1. […]

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Ryan Preece started 12th out of 17 cars at Riverhead Raceway (NY) on Saturday night, but it only took him 66 laps to find the lead during the second running of the Islip 300.   Preece, the Berlin, Connecticut native, was the dominant car all night as he worked the outside lane for the 300-lap […]

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With racing events being held all over the country this weekend, we’ve assembled a list of the top 10 short track racing events that race fans should attend.   1) The Hell Tour – If you feel like traveling through the states of Illinois and Indiana, you'll have plenty of racing to follow this weekend.  The […]

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The second annual Islip 300 at Long Island’s Riverhead Raceway is just a few days away, and perhaps nobody is more anxious for race day than Huntington, New York’s Dave Schneider. Schneider is coming off the biggest win of his life less than a week ago, and now has to be considered one of the […]

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The 2nd annual Islip 300 set for this Saturday evening May 19th at Riverhead Raceway is drawing plenty of interest among both the competitors and fans of asphalt Tour Type Modified racing heading into the $7,000 to win extravaganza. Modeled after the All Star 300 held annually at Islip Speedway the 2018 Islip 300 will boast an all-star roster […]

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One of the biggest recent announcements in asphalt Modified racing in the Northeast came during the offseason when Riverhead Raceway unveiled their plans to bring back the Islip 300. For those too young to young to remember, Islip Speedway was a 1/5-mile oval on Long Island that ran Modifieds as its premier division, and also […]

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The talented drivers of the weekly NASCAR Modified roster for the Whelen All American Series at Riverhead Raceway are ready to dig their collective heels in and defend their home turf Saturday night May 27th when the Islip 300 is presented. With $7,000 up for grabs for the win an influx of invading drivers are […]

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Riverhead Raceway officials announced both the race procedure and tire regulations for the much anticipated Islip 300 Modified extravaganza set for Saturday May 27th at Riverhead Raceway. A posted purse of $32.650 has been posted by Riverhead owners Eddie & Connie Partridge & Tom Gatz with the winner of the prestigious event netting a $7,000 […]

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When the 2017 Riverhead Raceway schedule hit the presses during the winter months the event that immediately caught the eye of competitors and race fans alike was the Islip 300 Saturday May 27th. Soon thereafter Eddie & Connie Partridge and Tom Gatz disclosed the Modified extravaganza would pay the winner a handsome $7,000 heads were […]

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