Johnny VanDoorn has become one of the Champion Racing Association’s most accomplished drivers in its long history.  The Nunica, Michigan native has won 21 ARCA/CRA Super Series and three series championships, tied with Scott Hantz for the most all-time.  However, there was one feat that had eluded him for years: a win on the JEGS/CRA […]

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Salem, IN – The ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS will head to Toledo Speedway, located in Toledo, Ohio, for this weekend’s Ross Mortgage 200 Presented by PNC Bank event, which will also include racing action from the ARCA Gold Cup Outlaw Late Models. Saturday’s series event will be the second event of the 23rd […]

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Editor’s Note: This is the second part of a multi-part series on Speed51.com that will share the thoughts of Late Model drivers across the country in regards to the new Five Star Gen6 Late Model body.   During the last month, Speed51 has reached out to drivers from the Midwest, Northeast, Southeast and West Coast […]

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After being pushed back a month, Super Late Model teams hit the track at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville for All-American 400 practice on Friday.  The Super Late Models and Pro Late Models had rotation practice sessions over the course of five hours to prepare for qualifying Saturday. Steve Wallace held down quick time for the majority […]

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As a young man, Johnny VanDoorn was propelled to the top of the Late Model world in November 2007 when he won the All American 400 at the Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville at the age of 19. Since winning his first Nashville guitar, the Coopersville, Michigan driver has grown into a championship driver that is a […]

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One of Super Late Model racing's crown jewel events, the 47th Annual Winchester 400, will be held Sunday afternoon at Winchester Speedway .  We get you ready for the big race in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   0: Despite many strong funs, Johnny VanDoorn has never won the Winchester 400. This […]

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Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With a Super Late Model crown jewel event being held this weekend at Winchester Speedway, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we asked members of our Speed51.com […]

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In the current short track racing climate, any time an event can boast an entry list of 30 or more cars, you know it’s going to be a big show. With that being the case, the upcoming Canadian Short Track Nationals at Jukasa Motor Speedway qualifies as a gigantic event as it now has more […]

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Only a handful of spots remain on the "Select Team" for the inaugural Speed51 Super Select at Lucas Oil Raceway on September 8.  Speed51.com, Track Enterprises and Champion Racing Association officials announced Monday the two latest invitees for the $10,000, winner-take-all, no-holds-barred Super Late Model All-Star Race.   Cassius Clark of Farmington, Maine […]

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Caution-free races have a common misconception about them. Often times, people assume that a race must have been boring if it went caution-free. The ARCA/CRA Super Series portion of the Kalamazoo Klash at Michigan’s Kalamazoo Speedway was anything but boring as the veteran driver of Johnny VanDoorn battled through lapped traffic with the young gun […]

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