With the weather forecast for July 21 calling for thunderstorms and rain throughout the day, we have decided to postpone this year’s Hampton Heat 200 until August 18th. This decision was not an easy one since it is the first time we have ever delayed the event in its 10 year history. While we would […]

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Looking for some short track racing to watch this weekend? We’ve got you covered with action all across the country at tracks that offer some of the best backdrops in sports. Check out our 10 to Attend and start making plans to see some racing this weekend.   1) Montana 200 at Montana Raceway Park […]

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Martinsville, Va. – Peyton Sellers not only left South Boston Speedway last Saturday night with a win, but also the lead in the Virginia Late Model Triple Crown.   The Virginia Late Model Triple Crown is a $10,000 bonus to the driver who posts the best average finishing position in the Thunder Road Harley-Davidson 200 […]

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The racing world suffered a big loss this past Saturday. World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series racer Jason Johnson passed away after a crash during the feature at Wisconsin’s Beaver Dam Raceway. Johnson, a past winner of the Knoxville Nationals and a multi-time Lucas Oil ASCS champion, was 41 years old.   To get […]

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Hampton, Va. — In the midst of a Saturday night short-track shootout at Larry King Law’s Langley Speedway, Ryan Preece made the right move, at the right time.   The Berlin, Connecticut, driver passed Justin Bonsignore for the lead on Lap 131, and he never looked back en route to his second NASCAR Whelen Modified […]

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There’s a social media meme of one Spider-Man pointing at another Spider-Man. It comes from a 1967 episode of the Spider-Man cartoon when someone tries to impersonate the original Spider-Man and the two meet face to face.   The Late Model Stock Car scene has its own Spider-Man pointing meme in the form of two […]

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Even when the tracks may not be the biggest, short track racing has a way of bringing out big tempers, big moments, and big crashes. This weekend saw a little bit of all of that, all over the country.   To get you caught up on the biggest stories that took place, Speed51.com presents you […]

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Tyler Dippel played the tire strategy correctly in the Visit Hampton 175 for the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East at Larry King Law’s Langley Speedway on Saturday. Hailing from Wallkill, N.Y.,  the 18-year-old took the checkers after conserving tires throughout the 150-lap feature and outlasting MDM Motorsports hotshoe Anthony Alfredo and teammate Tyler Ankrum in […]

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Langley Speedway was the short track in which Denny Hamlin got his start on his way up to stardom. After a few years of planning and organization to get the Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown running once again at his track of choice, 200 laps after the green flag flew on Thursday night he was the […]

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