Mike Wallace’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career ended after a near-death experience.  Now, Wallace is back racing, preparing for the Pro All Stars Series Commonwealth Classic at Richmond Raceway .   The long-time veteran experienced a health scare in 2015, leading to a triple-bypass open-heart surgery. That operation shuttered Wallace’s career at the time, […]

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It’s been almost one year since Kevin Harvick sat behind a microphone at ISM Raceway and delivered powerful words about the growing disconnect between NASCAR and racing at the grassroots level. The words from the 2014 NASCAR Cup Series champion sparked discussions all over the World Wide Web.  Unfortunately, they didn’t result in as much […]

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Formosa Productions Inc. and Bristol Motor Speedway have today reached an agreement to explore bringing major NASCAR racing events back to Nashville. The joint effort intends to combine local racing and other major motorsports events that once made Fairgrounds Speedway one of the premier raceways in motorsports.   Formosa Productions has a multi-year contract […]

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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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