Last week we updated employees, fans and drivers that we would be suspending the beginning of our 2020 racing season for two weeks.  Since that time, we have received the following from NASCAR as the nation continues to experience the spread of the Coronavirus :   "In accordance with safety protocols ... NASCAR is mandating […]

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On the wave of a great number of eSports events on Speed51.com in recent days, the Speed51 Elite Modified Tour made its return for a fresh new season Tuesday night, starting off at the iRacing version of New Smyrna Speedway for 100 laps of racing. With the night starting off with 40 drivers vying for […]

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New Smyrna Speedway has postponed the start of its 2020 racing season for two weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a statement on the track's website.   "In response to the states of emergency declared by the Volusia County Government, Florida’s Governor, Ron DeSantis, and President Donald Trump to combat the Coronavirus […]

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Brad May is now a three-time track champion at New Smyrna Speedway, as well as the track’s defending Super Late Model champion.  When he was younger, however, May was like many short track racing fans in Florida: he idolized David Rogers.   “Watching him when I was young, I thought he could take a fifth-place […]

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Since his unfortunate passing Sunday morning, members of the short track racing community have shared memories and stories to help remember the life of David Rogers.  Many of those stories have told us how great of a person he was, while some have focused on his success behind the wheel of a race car.  Today, […]

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