Mike Stefanik, a short track racing legend, was killed in a plane crash in Connecticut on Sunday afternoon, according to RaceDayCT.com.  NASCAR confirmed the report Sunday evening.  Stefanik, a seven-time champion in NASCAR's premier Modified series, was 61 years old.   According to multiple media reports, a plane crash occurred at approximately 2:02 p.m. in […]

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The 2019 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Championship draws to a dramatic close this weekend, with several drivers within striking distance of the prestigious honor.  Unofficially, Virginia’s Mike Looney took the points lead this weekend with a pair of wins at Motor Mile Speedway .  NASCAR is expected to reveal an official update Tuesday […]

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With a thrilling win Saturday night in the 4th Annual J & S JCB Labor Day Duel presented by FK Rod Ends, Brandon Davis ended a USMTS victory lane dry spell of more than five years.   Now a 28-year-old from Hayfield, Minn., Davis last won a USMTS main event in 2014. Saturday’s $3,000 triumph […]

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OSWEGO, N.Y. — Justin Bonsignore knew it was going to take a few checkered flags if he wanted to climb his way back into the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour championship battle.   With five races to go, Bonsignore proved on Saturday that he isn’t out of it yet. He scored his fourth victory of the season […]

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"The Hot Shoe" Chuck Hossfeld has been a part of the Race of Champions Modified Series longer than some of his competitors have been alive. With a Modified career spanning over 20 years, he is one of the best drivers to come out of the Western New York region in Asphalt Modified competition. Although he […]

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HIGH POINT, N.C. - NASCAR legend and Hall of Fame Class of 2020 inductee Bobby Labonte made his debut in front of a standing-room only crowd at Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem, N.C. on Saturday, competing in his first-ever modified race. Thousands of cheering fans turned out to watch Labonte race in the NASCAR Whelen […]

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In today's racing world, becoming a star takes more than just on-track performance. Just like the high component braking systems and components offered by StopTech, it takes the full package. Part of that package involves creativity and ability to interact with fans on social media.   With that in mind, Speed51.com has teamed up with […]

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LODI, CALIFORNIA – Garcia Racing and Claremont’s Christian McGhee have teamed up to compete for the 2020 SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour championship.  McGhee, age 21, returns to the series with 22 career starts including third-place in 2016 overall points and the 2016 Rookie of the Year.  Mike and Larry Garcia will field […]

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The inaugural round of the Bullring Bash Quarter Mile Challenge Series is set to bring a wide variety of stars from both the Modified and Legend Car ranks of the Northeast to White Mountain Motorsports in northern New Hampshire this Saturday, August 10. Already, the pre-race entries boast an impressive list of race winners and […]

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