While it seems like the racing season just ended, it’s already time for Christmas.  That’s right, the big day is just one day away.  Many are still braving the cold to do some last minute shopping.  Others are traveling to far away lands to visit family.   But it’s not too late to ask some […]

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The Icebreaker at Myrtle Beach Speedway continues to get bigger with each year. In 2019, the event will grow even more for the fourth edition of the event on February 2 with the addition of a 100-lap, $6,000-to-win Super Late Model feature.   The Super Late Model race will feature controlled cautions at Lap 30 […]

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One of short track racing's biggest supporters passed away Wednesday.  Phil Kurze, the Vice President of Motorsports for Whelen Engineering Company, died at the age of 69 after a long illness.   As the VP of Motorsports at Whelen, Kurze played a major role in the company's involvement with NASCAR.  During his time, Whelen supported […]

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On an evening when Bobby McCarty secured his first CARS Late Model Stock Tour championship, the spotlight shined brightest on an upset winner to close out the series’ 2018 campaign.   Craig Moore, a two-time track champion at Orange County Speedway who had never finished better than third on the CARS Response Energy Tour, […]

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The biggest Late Model Stock Car race of the year will take place Saturday evening under the lights at Martinsville Speedway .  We take a look at the race in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   0: It's hard to believe but no current NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Champion from 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 the biggest Late Model Stock Car race of the year being held this weekend at Martinsville Speedway , we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we asked […]

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Defending champion Josh Berry claimed his 14th career CARS Response Energy Late Model Stock Tour victory Saturday night, holding off Deac McCaskill for the win at Orange County Speedway .   Craig Moore started on the pole for the 150-lap feature after time trials were scratched due to weather. Moore led the first 11 laps […]

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