Editor's Note: The Butterball Memorial has been postponed to September 18-19 due to rain at the track Friday night and a poor weather forecast.   Logan Roberson will head to Richmond Raceway (KY) for the ULTIMATE Super Late Models’ richest race, the Paul “Wooldridge” Butterball Memorial.  With $20,059 on the line, Roberson expects stiff competition, […]

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The first two rounds of the 2020 Short Track Draft are complete, with 25 drivers selected thus far. The first 10 picks were announced during the first-ever Short Track Draft Selection Show.  The second round, featuring selections 11 through 25, was unveiled Friday night.   The process of narrowing down a pool of more than 300 […]

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With January coming to a close, Speedweeks is just around the corner as we get deeper into a new season of short track racing.  That season will provide plenty of breakout performances, and some drivers are already tipping their hands towards being among those candidates.   Earlier this month, Speed51 offered a list of 10 […]

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The journey to $50,000 began with two rounds of heat races Friday night at the FASTRAK World Championship at Virginia Motor Speedway.  After 16 total heat races, defending World Champion Logan Roberson earned the pole for tomorrow’s feature race.   Roberson charged from 14th to second in his first heat race, then defended his pole position […]

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The richest race in Dirt Pro Late Model history is just one day away.  Before the action heats up at Virginia Motor Speedway, we take a look at the $50,000-to-win FASTRAK World Championship in this edition of By the Numbers on Speed51.  2: Only two drivers, Dennis Franklin and Shanon Buckingham, have won this race […]

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Logan Roberson returns to Virginia Motor Speedway this weekend prepared to defend his crown in the FASTRAK World Championship.  With an increased purse and a record $50,000 going to the winner, don’t think for a second his team is resting on the laurels of last year’s triumph.   “Right now, we are busy getting the […]

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