National Short Track Championships Saturday – Rockford Speedway (IL) – 10/1/16 (Updated throughout the day – Be sure to refresh this page frequently)                                                       Feature Notebook:   Pre-Feature Notebook:  Tom Gille […]

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With nearly 40 on-track events slated for this season, Rockford Speedway is once again one of the Midwest’s busiest short tracks. Along with being a busy place in 2016, Rockford Speedway is proud to boast a very diverse menu of racing cars and series which will visit the sixty-nine year old facility this summer!   […]

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The 50th Anniversary National Short Track Championship 200 lap Super Late Model feature event at Rockford Speedway on Sunday afternoon included a little bit of everything. A slow start, dramatic racing, a bizarre mid-race incident, a battered race car challenging for the win and first time National Short Track Champion.   When the dust finally […]

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Sunday morning was damp and gray as Rockford’s 50th National Short Track Championships (NSTC) came to its final day. The track was dried and racing was only delayed by about half an hour. Morning hot lap sessions were greatly needed by the next groups of cars joining the super late models. Rockford’s matriarch Jody Deery […]

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This weekend marks the 50th running of the National Short Track Championships at Rockford Speedway. Over the past five decades, it has become one of the most prestigious events in the Midwest and includes winners like Joe Shear, Dick Trickle, Steve Carlson and Eddie Hoffman. “Rockford has a history that goes unmatched,” 2009 National Short […]

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As the 2015 short track racing season begins to wind down, big events are beginning to take place throughout the United States and Canada. We’ve put together a list of 10 must-see short track racing events for this upcoming weekend. Visit our Five Star Race Car Bodies Facebook Page and let us know which ones […]

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Holly, MI – The 50th annual National Short Track Championships will offer a little something for everyone this weekend at Rockford (IL) Speedway. No less than twelve feature events will be contested over the three day weekend including a 50-lap feature for the Must See Racing Sprint Series (MSRSS) presented by ENGINE PRO ON Sunday […]

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The last 72 hours have been up and down for Casey Johnson.  Over the weekend, he won two big races at the 49th Annual National Short Track Championships at Rockford Speedway in Loves Park, Illinois.   Wednesday, he learned that one his NSTC 200 Super Late Model win will be going to Steve Rubeck, the […]

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Sunday arrived sunny and warm to wrap up the 49th Annual National Short Track Championships at Rockford Speedway. We cannot remember a time when we came to this even without rain, cold, or both, so three days of sun and temperatures in the eighties found many people not knowing how to handle the situation. The […]

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