It was a phone call he didn’t want to make.  Clay Rogers was a young, up-and-coming race car driver and he had just had his butt kicked.   WATCH THE SNOWBALL DERBY ON SPEED51.TV   The year was 2000 and he was still, in a way, a raw rookie when he rolled into Five Flags […]

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It’s a subject that has not been spoken about in years, at least not with the key player.  December 3, 2006 was shaping up to be the most memorable day of Lickskillet, Alabama driver Johnny Brazier’s racing career.  Instead, it was a day he would like to forget.  Now, years after that day, he opens […]

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It’s good to know that something remains the same with everything that is going on in the world. In the Northern Alabama racing scene, the names leading the charge around the quarter-mile bullrings have been the same for the last decade or so, and they continue to add to their legacy at Huntsville Speedway.   […]

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Dreams have been crushed and others have been made in “The Room of Doom” following the Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway.   Throughout the 50-year history of the race, the stories from the tech shed have kept racers, officials and fans on their toes.   Today, we look at the timeline of some of the […]

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