Strange things happen in racing, and on this particular occasion they happened just one year apart.  On this date in 1955, Billy Myers won a NASCAR Late Model Sportsman race at Champion Speedway in Fayetteville, North Carolina.  Billy had three known wins at the track during the 1955 season.   Just one year later, Billy’s […]

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Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51 for the latest short track racing news and information.  Like every news outlet, there are stories posted on Speed51.com that are read more and receive more interaction than others.  With a new year now upon us, we take a look back at […]

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The look on Jason Myers’ face was priceless.  After holding the provisional pole throughout much of Friday’s qualifying for the North-South Shootout, older brother Burt Myers topped his qualifying time to secure the number-one starting spot for Saturday’s Tour-type Modified race at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC).   Rolling out near the middle portion of qualifying, […]

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Southern Modified Racing Series driver John Smith knows Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) like the back of his hand.  Sure, he had only one prior win before coming into the Fall Spectacular, but his stats showed that it’s his type of track.   In eight starts across all series, Smith has never been lower then ninth […]

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NASCAR has penalized Jonathan Brown and Jason Myers for their roles in an incident at Bowman Gray Stadium (NC) on Saturday, July 27, levying fines and suspensions for both drivers.   Per a tweet from @NASCARHomeTrack, both drivers will miss this Saturday’s 100-lap Modified feature and receive $1,000 fines after the incident.   “NASCAR has […]

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Saturday night, tempers flared at Bowman Gray Stadium, with Modified drivers Jason Myers and Jonathan Brown coming together on-track before getting into a demolition derby with their Modified race cars.   During the first of twin features for the Modifieds Saturday night, Myers and Brown collided, costing Myers a shot at a strong finish.  Myers […]

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Click Here to Watch the Show The Morning Bullring on Speed51.com returned Monday morning with another jam-packed episode of short track racing talk.   This week's show looked back on the weekend that was in short track racing and looked forward to what's on tap next weekend.   Throughout the show, we were joined by […]

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