Kevin Harvick made one thing clear after testing a Tour-type Modified with fellow NASCAR Cup Series driver Ryan Preece on Tuesday afternoon at Martinsville Speedway.  He wouldn't have made the three-hour drive to participate in the test if he didn't want to race a Modified in the future.   Harvick, the driver of the No. […]

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Whether it’s the real deal or the sim version, Martinsville Speedway always seems to bring out the ultimate brand of short track chaos. Tuesday night, that’s just what happened on the sim side, as the penultimate round of the winter season for the Speed51 Elite Modified Tour was decided on a last lap bump and […]

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One of the top drivers in Super Late Model racing has announced he will go after the two richest races for Late Model Stock Cars in the 2020 season.   Stephen Nasse, a former Southern Super Series champion and Winchester 400 winner, announced on Twitter he will be competing in the prestigious Martinsville 300 and […]

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Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51 for the latest short track racing news and information.  Like every news outlet, there are stories posted on Speed51.com that are read more and receive more interaction than others.  With a new year now upon us, we take a look back at […]

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Speed51’s coverage of all things short track racing expanded in 2019, including the eye on the thunder warriors of Modified racing, both north and south. Tour-types, narrow-wheeled, or even Supers, there was plenty to see in the past year, and we have much of it on the Speed51 Network. To celebrate, we have the Top […]

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – The date for the 2020 ValleyStar Credit Union 300 at Martinsville Speedway is now back in late September.   The biggest, richest and most prestigious NASCAR Late Model Stock Car race in the country will be held under the lights on Saturday, Sept. 26.   “We look forward to having the ValleyStar […]

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There was no denying Josh Berry Saturday night at Martinsville Speedway in the ValleyStar Credit Union 300.   The Hendersonville, Tennessee native boasts an impressive resume in Late Model Stock Car competition, including the 2017 Myrtle Beach 400 and 17 wins in the CARS Tour to match his 2017 championship in that series, 10 […]

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