Jake Johnson ended the 2020 season on the highest of highs, winning the Snowflake 100 at Five Flags Speedway.  He now turns his attention to the new year, which sees him compete in four races in two days in North Carolina.   WATCH EASTER BUNNY 150S ON SPEED51.TV   The Massachusetts driver will head south […]

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The holiday season is upon us, and short track racers across the country are making their own Christmas wish lists.  Whether it’s speed secrets, wishes for the “real world,” or just a little good fortune, racers have plenty of ideas for Santa in 2020.   Racers are always looking for a little more speed on the […]

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The New England area has historically not experienced much success during the 53-year history of the Snowball Derby.  In fact, just one driver from the region has won the prestigious event at Five Flags Speedway, with Massachusetts’s Pete Hamilton winning in 1974.   Another Massachusetts driver made history last weekend when Jake Johnson won the […]

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Another chapter was added to the rivalry between Stephen Nasse and Bubba Pollard in a dramatic finish to the Allen Turner Snowflake 100 at Five Flags Speedway, as the two clashed on the final lap.   With Pollard leading entering the third turn on the final lap of the Pro Late Model event on the […]

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Each year, New England’s top Late Model racers make their way to Oxford Plains Speedway for a chance at Oxford 250 glory.  While there are always favorites to win the crown jewel race, part of what makes the race so special is the underdog stories.   WATCH THE OXFORD 250 ON SPEED51   Today, we […]

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Cutting his teeth on the bullring that is Seekonk Speedway, Jake Johnson has managed to rise through the ranks at his home track in only a handful of years. But even through the learning process, the Rehoboth, Massachusetts teenager has hit the road with hopes of achieving his big racing dreams. Next week, for the […]

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Waterbury, VT — They first-ever American-Canadian Tour (ACT) event at Virginia’s Richmond Raceway is inching closer on the calendar, but it has already produced at least one pleasant surprise. Southern New England will send one of the largest brigades of racers to the Commonwealth Classic 65 on Saturday, March 30. The region’s Late Model competitors […]

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Thompson, CT – Millbury, MA’s William Wall emerged as the surprise winner when the dust settled after a wild finish to the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) World Series 75 at Connecticut’s Thompson Speedway on Saturday, October 13. The former Thompson Late Model Champion scored one for the locals by inheriting his first career ACT Late Model […]

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