Supermodified racing at Oswego Speedway (NY) has a long and storied history.  Alison Sload added her own chapter to the history books Sunday, becoming the first female to win in the division at the “Steel Palace” when she took the checkered flag in the second feature of the Novelis Supermodified Jim Shampine Memorial Twin 50s. […]

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With hundreds of medals being handed out this month in Rio, we at Speed51.com have decided to hand out a few medals of our own to short track racers for their performances from this past weekend.  The judges on Speed51.com have considered all aspects of each racer’s weekend performance including the number of wins, the […]

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OSWEGO, NY – In one of the most improbable drives in Oswego Speedway’s now 66 year history, ‘The Hustler’ Michael Barnes drove from last to first, passing an average of 2.4 cars per circuit from the 22nd position over the course of the 50-lap event, to win the Speedway’s $5 admission championship finale presented by […]

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OSWEGO, NY — Despite cold and windy conditions and a rain delay of nearly five hours, Mexico, NY driver Michael Barnes, known as “The Hustler”, wheeled the Syrell Racing No. 68 Novelis Supermodified to his eighth career Oswego Supermodified main event win on Saturday, his first ever score on opening night.   With weather conditions […]

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As was the case with preceding features over the Labor Day weekend at Oswego Speedway (NY), a turn of events over the closing laps decided the winner of the 59th Budweiser International Classic 200 for the non-winged Supermodifieds on Sunday afternoon.  The turn of events put Bob Bond in the driver’s seat and he capitalized […]

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OSWEGO, NY – Oswego Speedway’s Budweiser International Classic 200 will be led to the green flag on Sunday, September 6 by ‘The Hustler’ Michael Barnes, driving the Syrell Racing No. 68 Novelis Supermodified.   Barnes cranked just the second 15.8 second lap in the history of non-wing Supermodified racing at the ‘Steel Palace’ on Friday night with […]

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