The 2020 Super Late Model racing season in the Midwest was scheduled to start this Saturday, April 9 when the ARCA/CRA Super Series was scheduled to take the green flag at Anderson Speedway for their season opener, but the COVID-19 outbreak put a halt to those plans.   Traditionally, the Midwest has groomed some of […]

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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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Johnny VanDoorn is considered one of the most accomplished racers out of the Midwest, from his three ARCA/CRA Super Series championships and countless number of wins in both template-bodied and Outlaw Super Late Models. Now, the Michigan driver is headed to “Paradise City,” returning to the Snowball Derby after several years away from the marquee […]

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Saturday night’s ARCA/CRA Super Series race at Toledo Speedway saw one of the most dominating performances in Super Late Model racing in recent memory.  Johnny VanDoorn nearly made it three-wide to take second from Kyle Crump on Lap 30, and then wrestled the lead away from Hunter Jack two laps later.   The Nunica, MI […]

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Pro Late Model drivers from all over North America got down to business Saturday afternoon during practice day for the Canadian Short Track Nationals at Jukasa Motor Speedway. Three different drivers saw their name at the top of the speed charts after three rounds of practice.   In the opening round of practice, it was […]

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Saturday’s Battle at Berlin 251 features a first-of-its-kind format with the ARCA/CRA Super Series and the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour joining forces with the weekly Berlin Raceway Budweiser Super Late Model class for a tri-sanctioned event.  The CRA crown jewel will also serve as the first race of their version of the “Chase” for both the […]

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