Kyle Strickler’s heart sank when he looked left with five laps to go.   In his 11th World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model start – chasing his first World of Outlaws victory – the Mooresville, NC native had led all 35 laps up to that point, holding off Ross Bailes for the spot.   […]

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CONCORD, N.C. — All 335 Drydene World Short Track Championship drivers knew what was on the line Saturday night.   Not just a victory. A victory on the biggest stage of the year for weekly racers from seven divisions.   After Friday’s Heat Races set the first rows of the Championship Features, Saturday’s event kicked […]

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Rossburg, OH — On a night where the top five saw comers and goers left and right in the 67-lap, $50,000-to-win feature, it was ultimately a tale of two men when the inaugural Intercontinental Classic concluded at Eldora Speedway.   For Kyle Strickler, it was arguably the most agonizing, excruciating loss of his career. The […]

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In a racing weekend that saw action from coast to coast, short track racing fans were treated to new faces in victory lanes all across the country.  For some drivers it took a few years, and for some it was a long time coming.  Now, we look back on the first time winners from this […]

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ROSSBURG, OH – He wasn’t a part of the original 44-man invite list. He didn’t earn one of the first four fan-vote spots either. But did Kyle Strickler ever make the most of his alternate spot in the inaugural Dirt Late Model Stream Invitational, as he put a whooping on the rest of the 48-strong DIRTcar […]

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This weekend, the process of resuming short track racing continues with the return of the ULTIMATE Super Late Model Series at 311 Motor Speedway (NC) on Saturday.  Among those racers competing in the event is Kyle Strickler, who has been slowly getting back into the swing of racing after an unexpected absence.   Watch Saturday’s […]

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The first round of the Speed51 “Short Track Madness” tournament saw its share of upsets, but just how many were there?   Out of the 32 matchups in the first round, the lower seed won nearly half of them, with 13 coming from drivers who were a double-digit seed. Compare that to the NCAA Tournament […]

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Barberville, FL — Night six of the 49th DIRTcar Nationals presented by Bozard Ford featured the second of two Gator Qualifier Nights for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds at Volusia Speedway Park, setting the field for Monday’s $5,000-to-win Big Gator Championship. After taking the lead from his outside front row starting spot, Kyle Strickler in his […]

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