Allentown, PA – The first Indoor Auto Race being held in Allentown, PA in 50 years has produced a great deal of excitement among racers and fans. Tickets are selling rapidly for the Saturday, January 2nd event being held for the first time inside the PPL Center. An impressive list of entries for the headline TQ Midget […]

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All short track racing circles have their household names and memorable personalities.  One of those with much success in the asphalt and indoor short track open wheel ranks is Joey Payne.  Popularly known as the “Jersey Jet”, Payne has traveled the country over his decades of experience.  Perhaps the pinnacle of his career has been […]

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The cold New England winter heats up once again on Saturday, February 28 with the seventh running of northern New England’s largest indoor charity karting race, the DT100 for Make-A-Wish presented by Synergy Signworks.  For the second straight year, event founder David Thomas, Jr. is proud to announce Speed51.com as the official live coverage provider […]

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OSWEGO, NY – Nearly six months after setting the all-time Novelis Supermodified track record at Oswego Speedway in the Graham Racing No. 99 Supermodified, the ‘Jersey Jet’ Joey Payne and Graham Racing have parted ways.   The initial announcement of Payne’s release was made on his personal Facebook account last Thursday, with the release confirmedTuesday morning through […]

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OSWEGO, NY – Oswego Speedway’s Budweiser International Classic ‘Fast 14’ time trials proved to be historic Friday night, as Joey Payne shattered the Supermodified track record with a lap of 15.802 seconds at 142.387 mph, to set on the pole for Sunday’s 58th annual International Classic. Payne’s blistering lap aboard the Graham/Strong Racing Xtreme No. 99 bested a field of […]

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11:29 Chuck Hossfeld celebrates his RoC Modified Classic 100 victory (Speed51.com photo). 11:27 11:27 Coverage will start around 3:00pm tomorrow as the ISMA Supermodifieds highlight the Saturday action as well as ATQMRA Midgets and the Bud Lights SBS Classic 75. 11:26 That will concludes today’s coverage from Budweiser Classic Weekend. The Race of Champions Asphalt Modified […]

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Randy Cabral showcased his team’s strength of car and driver, Ryan Krachun picked up his first ever NEMA Lite win and Joey Payne bested some of his open-wheel contemporaries in midget action at Epping NH’s Star Speedway on Saturday night. Both Cabral of Kingston, MA and Krachun of Neshanic Station, NJ came into the night […]

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Oswego, NY.  – Fair Lawn, N.J. pilot Joey “ The Jet” Payne claimed his first Supermodified feature win of the 2014 racing season Saturday night at the Steel Palace. Payne, aboard his new Xtreme Chassis, would take away the top position from Keith Shampine on lap 14 and never look back in route to a $2,000 pay […]

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