IMPERIAL, PA – Making his first career start in the Pittsburgher 100 at Pittsburgh’s Pennsylvania Motor Speedway, Bobby Pierce roared to the lead on lap 91 and then pulled away for the $20,000 victory.   Pierce started tenth on the grid and pitted on lap 44 for a fresh right rear tire before charging through the […]

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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 one of Dirt Late Model racing’s most prestigious races being held Saturday at the famed Eldora Speedway in Ohio, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we […]

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ABERDEEN, S.D. (July 17, 2018) – Earl Pearson Jr. charged from his eighth starting spot to win Tuesday night’s Bullet SportsWear Shootout at Brown County Speedway.   South Dakota veteran Scott Ward grabbed the lead at the start of the 50-lap main event and had the packed grandstands on their feet. Ward led the first seven […]

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As preparations for the 2018 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes continue, we’re going to be taking a look back at a number of the most memorable drafts.  Today, we begin by rewinding back to the 2008 Short Track Draft when some of this year’s prospects were still in diapers.   The 2008 Short Track […]

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TAMPA, FL  – Jonathan Davenport passed Josh Richards on lap 47 and then held him off for the win on Friday night at East Bay Raceway Park during the 42nd Annual Wrisco Industries Winternationals – presented by E3 Spark Plugs. Gregg Satterlee came home in third, followed by Billy Moyer Jr., and Mason Zeigler. Davenport […]

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BRUNSWICK, GA – The 2018 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season kicked off in grand fashion on Friday night of the RhinoAg Super Bowl of Racing – presented by General Tire. Defending series champion Josh Richards earned a hard-fought victory over 2017 Rookie-of-the Year, Hudson O’Neal.   Richards took the lead from Jonathan Davenport […]

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When Bubba Pollard’s car rolled out of the hauler at Five Flags Speedway last December and onto the lift gate, many people immediately noticed something strange. Adorning the rear quarter panels of his No. 26 machine was a new sponsor that many hadn’t seen before: Strange Oval. While Strange Oval may be, well, strange to […]

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While many of us have been gearing up for the new year and thinking about our resolutions, our resident “Stat Boy” Elgin Traylor has been thinking about numbers from the 2017 short track racing season.  In this edition of “By the Numbers” on Speed51.com, we take a look at the final numbers from an eventful 2017 […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com JRi Short Track Power Poll ranks drivers from all across the land on their strength to this point in the season.    A panel of industry experts from all four corners of the country and Canada have voted on their choices for the final Short Track Power poll of […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com JRi Short Track Power Poll ranks drivers from all across the land on their strength to this point in the season.    A panel of industry experts from all four corners of the country and Canada have voted on their choices for the fifth Short Track Power poll of 2017. […]

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