One of the most recognized races at Meridian Speedway and most coveted trophies is that of the Leeroy Nelson Memorial race. For local racer Colton Nelson, the grandson of the late Leeroy Nelson, the trophy represents a whole lot more than just bragging rights.   In his fifth attempt at winning the race, he […]

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Steve Wallace may not call Bristol Motor Speedway a second home, but in comparison to the rest of the Super Late Model field for the inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals, he’s a regular at the track. The Charlotte, North Carolina native displayed his experience when he was the fastest among Super Late Models during […]

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Promoter’s Corner is a new, bi-weekly feature on Speed51.com powered by JEGS that allows racers and fans to see a side of short track racing promoters that we don’t often see.    Speed51.com has assembled a group of well-respected promoters from different short tracks and disciplines of racing throughout the country. On a bi-weekly basis, […]

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Speed51.com’s panel of industry experts have made their picks and the checkered flag has waved on the 2017 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes.  Throughout the last week, 51 has revealed the number-one and number-two pick in the draft, selections 3-10, selections 11-25, selections 26-51, as well as the “Best of the Rest.”  But […]

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The first round of the 2017 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes has been completed.  Twenty-five of the best short track racers in North America heard their names called over the last 24 hours. To help fans easily find the results from this year's draft, we've assembled the table below.   Race fans can […]

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The 2017 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 65 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members and more.  The voters could select as few as 10 and as many as 51 drivers […]

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NASCAR officials announced on Thursday morning that they have terminated the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series sanction and canceled the July 22 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour date at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl .   The sanctioning body released the following statement: "NASCAR has terminated the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series sanction and the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour […]

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BECHTELSVILLE, PA -- When the 2017 NASCAR stock car racing season kicks off at Grandview Speedway Joe “Geezer” Fanelli will be moving from the BRC Late Models to the primary class of competition, the NASCAR T.P.Trailers 358 Modifieds.   The veteran racer will be fielding his own race car as he challenges some of the […]

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It seems the 2017 season has been a season full of change as we see all levels of racing introducing new styles and formats of racing. Berlin Raceway in Marne, Michigan wasn’t going to be left out of the trend of trying new things.   This year the track is using Super Late Model division […]

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