With a new season of short track racing upon us, let’s take a look at some of the most intriguing events on the 2021 schedule.    CARS Tour Brings the Roar to The Rock    The CARS Tour has already commenced tire testing for the return of Late Model Stock Cars to Rockingham Speedway. While […]

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The World of Outlaws and Eldora Speedway have rescheduled the 37th annual Kings Royal Weekend to July 2021.   The legendary half-mile dirt oval’s marquee World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series event was originally slated for July 15-18, but the Ohio Department of Health’s orders restricting mass gatherings and spectator events at […]

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ROSSBURG, OH – July 20, 2019 – Flaming towers burst into the air around the prestigious wooden throne. It was a signal. A celebration. The throne had a new king. King Brad Sweet. “Holy shit! Yeah!” Sweet yelled with the last few pockets of air in his lungs. The Grass Valley, Calif.-native won his second […]

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Rossburg, OH – After months of speculation, Eldora Speedway officials announced Thursday the 36th annual Kings Royal will pay a blockbuster $175,000-to-win.   The Kings Royal Weekend featuring the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series and all of sprint car racing’s royalty takes place Thursday-Friday-Saturday, July-18-19-20.   Renown for the most unique […]

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It was a big weekend for drivers reaching career milestones. That makes it a big weekend for stories too. If you missed any of them, we’ve got you covered with our Top 10 Stories from the weekend.   1. Bloomquist Claims 600th Feature Victory with Win at Diamond Nationals Scott Bloomquist took the lead on […]

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ROSSBURG, OH – July 14, 2018 – Donny Schatz started fourth, took the lead on Lap 15 and never looked back, leading the rest of the way to win his 15th World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series Feature of 2018 and third consecutive Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway, worth $50,000. Brad Sweet surged late […]

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A jam-packed weekend is on the horizon for those who enjoy the sport of short track racing.  From California to New Hampshire and everywhere in between, there will be plenty of short track events to attend. Here are 10 of the best short track racing events you should attend this weekend.   1) RoC Asphalt […]

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — Just days after setting an all-time attendance record for the Dirt Late Model Dream, Eldora Speedway officials confirmed 10 of the marquee dates for its 2019 calendar of events.   The 25th running of the Dirt Late Model Dream will be contested Thursday-Friday-Saturday, June 6-7-8, 2019.   The 36th annual $50,000-to-win Kings […]

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — While just a few races into the 2017 racing season, Eldora Speedway today confirmed its Major Event dates for 2018. The announcement coincided with the release of the calendar for each of the three NASCAR National Series.   The first major event weekend of the 2018 season, the 24th running of the […]

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It was another big weekend for Short Track Racing across these United States of America.  Another photo finish, some last lap tangles, and a King was crowned on dirt.   To get you caught up on the stories that took place this past weekend throughout the country, Speed51.com powered by JEGS presents you with a list of […]

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