SEEKONK, Mass. -- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and continued unknowns about the start of the racing season in New England, Seekonk Speedway and Tri Track Open Modified Series officials announced on Tuesday that Open Wheel Wednesday has been rescheduled for Wednesday, August 26. The event was originally slated to take place on July 1. […]

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Waterbury, VT -- The inaugural New England Late Model Challenge Cup (NELMCC) presented by American Racer is already shaping up to be one of the biggest stories of the Northeast stock car racing season. With several weeks still left to register, the entry list is already a who’s-who of Late Model racers in the region, […]

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SEEKONK, Mass. — With COVID-19 delaying action on the track at Seekonk Speedway, competitors competed in the inaugural Seekonk iRacing event last weekend.   Building off the success, Seekonk is now proud to announce an eight-race iRacing Seekonk Road Trip Tour for the 2020 season. All eight races will be broadcasted live on Speed51.com — […]

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Many of Seekonk Speedway’s race car drivers, along with spotters and mechanics, threw their names into the crucible that is iRacing on Saturday afternoon. Taking on the sim version of another Northeast bullring, Oxford Plains Speedway, the 62 entrants were whittled down to 33 for the Seekonk Speedway #LetsGoRacing v250 on Speed51.   When the […]

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Performing in the clutch separates the best drivers from the pack. When the laps are counting down and the lights are shining brightest, the top racers thrive under pressure. Each month during the 2020 season, Tilton Engineering will honor a “Clutch Performer of the Month” from the world of short track racing.   The winner […]

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The first season of the Speed51 Elite SK Modified® Series is in the books, with the four-race championship being decided Tuesday on the sim version of the real-world "Home of the SK Modifieds®", Stafford Motor Speedway. Ironically the same two drivers going for the title also ended up going for the 75-lap race win.   […]

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With the first two of the four race Speed51 Elite SK Modified® Series rounds being taken by sim racers, one of the Northeast's real world up-and-comers showed his stuff this past Tuesday night. Massachusetts second generation Modified driver Ryan Doucette dominated the 75-lap race at the sim Thompson Speedway flag-to-flag keeping the field at bay […]

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TRENTON, NJ -- The hottest driver in Florida during Speedweeks right now, Woburn, Mass., Asphalt Modified driver Anthony Nocella, winner of two of the first three asphalt Modified features at New Smyrna (FL) Speedway this past week, has filed an entry for the third annual East Coast Dirt Nationals being run inside the CURE Insurance […]

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Waterbury, VT – Weekly Late Model racers around the Northeast will have the opportunity to race for even more during the 2020 season. The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) has announced the inaugural New England Late Model Challenge Cup (NELMCC) presented by American Racer to reward the top participating drivers around the region.   Throughout 2020, registered […]

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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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