The name of Saturday’s race at Greenville Pickens Speedway (SC) was the Meltdown and while the temperature outside wasn’t melting anything down, the tempers on the track certainly got hot. Brandon Setzer pulled his car into victory lane, but the story wasn’t about his red No. 6 machine on this day. Instead, the story was […]

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Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51.com 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.  As we get ready for the ball to drop and the year 2018 […]

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While many of us have been gearing up for the new year and thinking about our resolutions, our resident "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor has been thinking about numbers from the 2017 short track racing season.  In this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com, we take a look at the final numbers from an eventful 2017 […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com JRi Short Track Power Poll ranks drivers from all across the land on their strength to this point in the season.    A panel of industry experts from all four corners of the country and Canada have voted on their choices for the final Short Track Power poll of […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's Mason-Dixon MegaMeltdown at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) in 51's Fast Facts below.    Dates: November 16 - 18   Track: Hickory Motor Speedway (.363-mile paved oval)   Location: 3130 US-70, Newton, NC 28658   Sanction: Pro All Stars Series   Purse: $15,000 to Win, $1,000 to Start […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com JRi Short Track Power Poll ranks drivers from all across the land on their strength to this point in the season.    A panel of industry experts from all four corners of the country and Canada have voted on their choices for the fifth Short Track Power poll of 2017. […]

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Concord Speedway (NC) saw a new face in victory lane for the Pro All Star Series portion of its North South Shootout event.  Super Late Model driver Matt Craig added the emotional “first” to his racing resume while simultaneously scoring his 6th PASS South win.   “I’ve been wanting to win at Concord for a […]

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