Tyler Chadwick said before the race that patience would be a virtue for anyone to have a shot at winning the Budweiser Nationals "Thunder on the Sound 150" at the Waterford Speedbowl. Well, by virtue of his patience Saturday night at the southern Connecticut racetrack, Chadwick won the big $5,000 prize. The 2012 track champion […]

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It took a daring move by a confident Tommy Barrett Jr. to score the win in the 80-lap Valenti Modified Racing Series event at Stafford Motor Speedway (CT) Friday evening.  Barrett wasn't near the front much of the race, but he got it done when it counted when he made his move with 33 laps […]

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Mobile Device Users Click Here for Mobile Version Live Blog Speed51.com - Modified Racing Series - Stafford Motor Speedway (CT) - 8/29/14  

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Labor Day Weekend may mean the unofficial end of Summer, but there's still plenty of hot racing action to be found on the short tracks across America and beyond.  We at Speed51.com encourage each and every race fan to check out some an event and enjoy some end-of-Summer fun at a track near you.   […]

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Howie Brode's 2013 championship in the NASCAR Modified ranks at Riverhead Raceway (NY) came 15 years after his first championship.  With just three races remaining in the 2014 season, Brode is inching closer to winning back-to-back championships.   Winning last year's championship was big for Brode, of East Islip, N.Y.  He said it was just […]

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Winchester, NH: Scott MacMichael celebrated his third Sportsman Modified victory this past Saturday on the Victor Johnson Memorial Event after taking the lead on a lap 20 restart despite pressure from Todd Patnode. Tom Carey took the checkers for the Super Stock main event as did Mini Stock rookie Cameron Sontag. Other winners included Solomon […]

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Ryan Preece put in a dominant performance in front of a standing-room only crowd at Riverhead Raceway (NY) in the NASCAR Modified feature Saturday night.  Preece started on the pole and led every lap in the caution-free 35-lap feature as part of I Love America Night at the Long Island bullring.   Preece's orange No. […]

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Mobile Device Users Click Here for Mobile Version Live Blog Speed51.com - NASCAR WAAS Modifieds & More - Bowman Gray Stadium (NC) - 8/23/14  

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A season of controversies, rivalries, new faces in victory lane and everything else that makes Bowman Gray Stadium one of the most talked-about short tracks in America comes down to one final 150-lap, double point event for the track's Modified division this Saturday night.   And as if the top three in points, Lee Jeffreys, […]

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LEHIGHTON, PA - Last Saturday night, August 16 at Mahoning Valley Speedway, the entire six division program was in the books by 9:30 p.m. taking all of three-and-a-half hours to complete. It was one of those nights when all the racing was spot on and why fans flock to the paved quarter mile oval. Each […]

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