Early in the 2016 season, something important has been missing for Kyle Busch Motorsports – a victory. Entering this weekend, the most dominant Super Late Model team for the last half-dozen years in the Southeast had yet to find any early season momentum after their Snowball Derby DQ last December and subsequent restructuring of team […]

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The Fairgrounds Speedway in Nashville, Tennessee is a legendary race track.  Racing’s greatest drivers like Darrell Waltrip, Richard Petty, Dale Earnhardt and more have won on the 0.596-mile high banks through the years.  Now, 18-year-old William Byron is hoping to add his name to that prestigious list of winners this weekend at the first ever […]

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Friday at South Alabama Speedway, Senoia, Georgia driver Bubba Pollard may have floundered in 30th place on the practice charts, but he never flinched.   His qualifying run on Saturday afternoon showed why.   Pollard turned a lap of 15.082-seconds to claim the pole position for Sunday’s Hardee’s Rattler 250, the first race of the 2016 […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C.  – Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced today that second-generation driver Harrison Burton will make his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut for the team driving the No. 18 DEX Imaging/Konica Minolta Tundra Oct. 29 in the Alpha Energy Solutions 200 at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway. Burton, the son of 21-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series […]

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The Pro All-Stars Series kicks off its southern division schedule at the historic South Carolina oval of Greenville-Pickens Speedway this weekend.  With the new season ready to get under way, it’s time to take a look at everything newsworthy that has gone down since the calendar flipped to 2016.   A Champion Returns to Fight […]

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Todd Gilliland has a knack for making the most out of his opportunities.  The 15-year-old racer from Sherrills Ford, North Carolina will attempt to continue that trend when he makes his debut with Kyle Busch Motorsports during the 2nd Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park.   “We wanted to go out there last […]

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With SpeedFest now in the rearview mirror, the 2016 racing season in the Southeast is just starting to really heat up.  In this week’s version of the Southeast Beat on Speed51.com powered by JEGS, we will catch you up on all the big stories in the region as things really get set to kick off. […]

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Kyle Busch Motorsports arrived in Cordele, Georgia on Friday morning with two race cars and a new crew chief.  Steve Strasburg, a native of Wisconsin, has taken over the reigns of the KBM Super Late Model program, taking over for Bond Suss who formerly held the position.   Strasburg, who just turned 47 years old […]

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