It was the Josh Berry show Saturday night at the Hickory Motor Speedway.  The 2014 track champion pulled a clean sweep of the night, setting the fastest lap of the night in qualifying and delivering two 51-lap feature victories to JR Motorsports in dominating fashion.   “We’ve worked hard the past couple days trying some […]

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Racing will resume at one of the nation’s most historic short tracks Saturday night with the Paramount Automotive Twin 51s for Late Model Stock Cars at Hickory Motor Speedway.  We take a look at the event and the history of “America’s Most Famous Short Track” in this edition of “By the Numbers” on Speed51.   […]

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Racing returns to Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) this weekend in a historic manner, with the track’s first-ever crowd-less event.  While there won’t be fans in the stands, those who watch the event broadcast on Speed51 will see a stout field of competitors.   Headlining the card is a pair of 51-lap Late Model Stock features, […]

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Connor Mosack has been away from the race track since March, when he competed with JR Motorsports with the CARS Tour at Southern National Motorsports Park (NC).  Mosack will be back behind the wheel of the JR Motorsports Late Model Stock Car on Saturday, when racing returns to Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) with a live […]

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Mooresville, NC – The Solid Rock Carriers CARS Late Model Stock Tour is proud to announce the Touring 12 class for the 2020 season. The twelve drivers and teams will compete full time on the tour for the upcoming season. The 2020 class features seven returning drivers from last season, including defending series champion Bobby […]

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A new season of short track racing is upon us, which brings about a new season of storylines.  Young guns are moving up the racing ladder, proven racers are taking on new challenges and champions are looking at the next step in their career.   Here are 10 drivers we believe race fans should keep […]

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It was an incredible year of short track racing in 2019, closing out the decade with some great memories, memorable races and exciting finishes.  To look back on the year that was, “Stat Boy” Elgin Traylor looks By the Numbers at the 2019 short track racing season.   0: Travis Braden ended up winning the […]

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Just a few days remain in 2019, and we at Speed51 are reflecting on not just the end of this season, but the end of an exciting decade of short track racing.  Our work will culminate with a top 10 list of short track drivers who have performed the best and have left the biggest […]

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As we close the chapter on the decade that was in short track racing, Speed51 will be taking an in-depth look at the moments and storylines that defined the decade for a variety of disciplines within the short track ranks.  Today, we begin our journey with a look at what occurred within the Late Model […]

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Rising to the challenge is what separates a top-notch driver from the rest of the pack. Whether it’s dominating a race, going on a winning streak or sealing a win with a late-race pass, drivers slowly rise to the top of the field and make a name for themselves.   That’s why the FK Rod […]

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