WEST LEBANON, NY – As the fog descended on The Valley in the closing stages of the 100-lap Mr. DIRT Track title, Matt Sheppard’s winless streak lifted as he crossed the line ahead of a charging Mat Williamson and Marc Johnson.   Stewart Friesen led most of the race after jumping pole-sitter Kevin Root for […]

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CANANDAIGUA, NY – Fans of Matt Sheppard were wondering where exactly where the “Super” has been during this week’s DIRTcar OktoberFAST presented by DIRTVision. Many had him pegged to win multiple Billy Whittaker Cars Super DIRTcar Series Features and certainly, a few podium finishes this week. But that did not materialize until tonight at Land of […]

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At the end of the 2019 season, Speed51 asked race fans who they thought was the greatest Dirt Modified driver of the decade.  The vote was between Matt Sheppard and Stewart Friesen. After 368 votes on Facebook, Friesen won 71% of the votes to Sheppard’s 29%. But the real question is, who is the GOAT, […]

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During the past decade, thousands of short track racers have entertained fans at race tracks throughout North America.  While each and every grassroots racer deserves a pat on the back for what they do, there are a handful of racers who established themselves as the best of the decade.   In recent weeks, the Speed51 […]

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As the year 2019 comes to a close, we at Speed51 are taking a look back, not just at the past year but an entire decade of short track racing. Our work will culminate with a top 10 list of the drivers who have performed the best and have left the biggest mark on the […]

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Mat Williamson was second across the finish line Saturday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte (NC) in the Can-Am World Finals, but that was enough to make him the first driver since 2015 to beat Matt Sheppard for the Super DIRTcar Series championship.   Williamson finished two spots ahead of Sheppard, adding to an […]

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After a wild Friday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte (NC) Super DIRTcar Series, Mat Williamson carries an 18-point advantage over Matt Sheppard, who rallied to limit the damage to his title hopes.   Williamson, three times a winner on the series since September, continued his momentum with a fifth-place finish in Friday’s 40-lap […]

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CONCORD, NC — The Can-Am World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte is set to host one of the tightest Super DIRTcar Series championship points races in history. Mat Williamson has won three out of the past five Series races, including NAPA Super DIRT Week XLVIII’s Billy Whittaker Cars 200, launching him into a […]

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