A rising tide lifts all boats.   Some in racing believe that to be true; others apparently don’t. At least that’s how it seems to Kyle Larson, who told members of the media last weekend at Michigan International Speedway that he feels he has to avoid talking about his love for Sprint Car racing.   […]

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History has seen plenty of greats who call Georgia home – from famous comedians and actors, to accomplished musicians and athletes, even the 39th President of the United States – but in the upper echelons of stock car racing, there’s only one driver renowned for his Peach State roots: “Awesome Bill” from Dawsonville.   For […]

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MOORESVILLE, NC - A large contingent of race fans know Hickory Motor Speedway has launched the careers of multiple NASCAR champions and even their crew chiefs and mechanics. Few realized Hickory Motor Speedway was the stomping ground for years of Dr. Jerry Punch, a beloved analyst and pit reporter for ESPN's motorsports […]

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Daytona Beach, Fla. – In a move designed to strengthen a relationship that dates back more than 60 years, NASCAR announced today the acquisition of the Automobile Racing Club of America .   Both NASCAR and ARCA, a Midwest-based sanctioning body for stock car auto racing, share a long history: ARCA founder John Marcum raced against […]

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The Speed51 crew  of Bob Dillner, Rob Blount, Mark Keeler and Tom Ryan welcomed a new member to the crew, Kendra Adams from Canada. We also made our picks for the Rattler 250, talked about the Short Track Super Series opener and more.

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Voting for the #51Awards is complete. We've announced most of them, but in Ep. 3 of Unfiltered we break down each category. http://media.blubrry.com/speed51podcast/content.blubrry.com/speed51podcast/

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With winter continuing to wear on, racing calendars for the next 11 months are nearly complete with most race tracks and touring series having released their 2018 season schedules. But with so many schedules across the land coming into the light, the need for a clear picture for race fans to plan their season continues […]

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As the 2017 racing season ends, race teams throughout the country are beginning put together their plans for the 2018 season. On Tuesday afternoon, Rev Racing announced their plans by revealing the 2018 NASCAR Drive for Diversity lineup.    Included in the lineup are returning drivers Chase Cabre and Ruben Garcia, Jr., as well as […]

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NEW SMYRNA, Fla. –- After a day of media training and physical assessment, the 12 drivers participating in the NASCAR Drive for Diversity Combine presented by Honda Generators finally got on track Tuesday. But not without a little extra waiting for the rain to clear at New Smyrna Speedway.   Once the clouds moved away and the […]

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