Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With one of the biggest Pro Late Model races in the country being held at Birch Run Speedway (MI) Friday night, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week […]

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Short track racing teams from all over North America began entering the confines of Bristol Motor Speedway on Thursday in advance of the second Short Track U.S. Nationals.  Nearly 300 drivers from 27 states are anticipated to arrive at “The Last Great Colosseum” this weekend to compete for a coveted trophy sword at the historic […]

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The 2018 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 61 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members, short track racing veterans and more.  The voters could select as few as 10 and as […]

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Salem, IN – The JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance is set to open its 2018 points season with this weekend’s Dixie 100 Presented by JEGS.com at Birch Run Speedway located in Birch Run, Michigan. This will be the eighth season of competition for the series whose last seven point champions include Erik Jones […]

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One of the nation’s most sought after sponsorship programs announced their team of drivers for the 2018 season on Friday.  PFC Brakes, a leading manufacturer of high-performance brake calipers, rotors and pads, revealed the 10 drivers that will be on #TeamPFC for the upcoming racing season.   The list of drivers covers all four corners […]

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An up-and-down season ended with one of the highest ups Jack Dossey III has ever experienced in racing. It ended with Dossey claiming the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour championship. Now, the Indianapolis native is headed to CRA SpeedFest where he’s hoping to stay up with a win at Crisp Motorsports Park in Cordele, Georgia.   The […]

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Each year, a few drivers seem to come out of nowhere and break into the short track racing spotlight.  We like to call those drivers “sleepers.” Although it’s sometimes difficult to predict who the next sleeper may be, we’ve come up with a list of 10 drivers who we believe could be breakout stars in […]

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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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Kyle Crump dominated a caution-filled “The Big O 100” at Owosso Speedway (MI) Saturday night to pick up his first-ever JEGS / CRA All-Stars Tour feature win.   A large field of 25 cars took the green flag at Owosso for a 100 lap feature.  However, the first half of the race was marred by over 10 […]

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