Two-time Snowball Derby Champion Freddy Fryar passed away Wednesday morning at the age of 84.  Freddy Fryar's son, Marc Fryar, confirmed his father's passing with a post on Twitter.   Fryar was best known at the "The Beaumont Flyer."  For many generations, if he was at a race track, other drivers were chasing the Baton […]

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After a tumultuous SidsView.com Modified Series race at Stafford one week ago, Ty Majeski proved why he is the number-one rated iRacer in the world by winning Thursday night’s race at New Smyrna Speedway in dominating fashion.  The NASCAR Truck Series driver started on the pole and led every lap on his way to the […]

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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 (COVID-19):   "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 (COVID-19) 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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