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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Chris Madden scored a meaningful victory Friday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, leading Scott Bloomquist in a 1-2 finish for Scott Bloomquist Racing to pay tribute to a fallen friend.   Madden’s victory comes on the day news swept through the pit area of Randy Sweet’s passing.  The Michigan racing legend partnered with […]

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In today's racing world, becoming a star takes more than just on-track performance. Just like the high component braking systems and components offered by StopTech, it takes the full package. Part of that package involves creativity and ability to interact with fans on social media.   With that in mind, Speed51.com has teamed up with […]

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“Brewster Baker” picked up a massive win this weekend, claiming the World 100 at Eldora Speedway (OH). In reality, Jonathan Davenport carried a brand-new wrap sporting the colors of Kenny Rogers’ character in the racing film “Six Pack,” to his third World 100 triumph, worth $52,000.    Davenport discussed the win and the retro scheme during […]

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ROSSBURG, OH  – Eldora Speedway’s annual World 100 has often been thought of as Dirt Late Model Racing’s Super Bowl or Daytona 500. Winning it just once puts a driver’s name beside the greatest the sport has ever had to offer, and one of the tallest trophies available into their trophy cabinet. Jonathan Davenport is […]

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ROSSBURG, OH  – While the age gap might have been a big highlight of Thursday night’s World 100 preliminary Feature winners, veteran experience was certainly the theme of Friday night’s twin-25 main events. 2016 Dirt Late Model Dream victor Dennis Erb Jr. and two-time World 100 champion Jonathan Davenport each found their way back to […]

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PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - Jonathan Davenport went to Victory Lane for the twelfth time in 2019 on Saturday night at Portsmouth Raceway Park.   Davenport took the lead at the start of the 50-lap, Bob Miller Memorial, and held off a charging Josh Richards before pulling away for the victory. A torrid battle for second place ensued […]

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GREENWOOD, NE – For the second consecutive year, Jonathan Davenport claimed a thrilling victory in the Malvern Bank Go 50 at I-80 Speedway.   The race saw five different drivers grab the lead at one point. Davenport became the last of the five, as he took the point on lap 34 from Brandon Sheppard and cruised […]

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This weekend, extremely hot temperatures are expected throughout the United States, especially in the eastern half of the country.  While many tracks and series have already canceled their racing programs for this weekend in response to the widespread heat wave, other drivers are making preparations for a scorching weekend at the track.   Several events […]

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