A new episode of Speed51’s Short Track America will feature North Carolina’s Millbridge Speedway once again as a new class of cars make their first appearance on the show. The TRD Micro Showdown will debut on network television at 7 p.m. ET.   The TRD Micro Showdown saw two days of action with both Winged […]

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One of the top drivers in Super Late Model racing has announced he will go after the two richest races for Late Model Stock Cars in the 2020 season.   Stephen Nasse, a former Southern Super Series champion and Winchester 400 winner, announced on Twitter he will be competing in the prestigious Martinsville 300 and […]

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Fayetteville Motor Speedway is bringing a fresh look into the 2020 racing season, with new track management, a reconfigured racetrack and upgraded facilities all on the horizon.   Brothers Dave Mitchell and Dan Stewart took over promotion of the Eastern North Carolina venue in December 2019, and immediately started making waves on improving the historic […]

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PRA Tours released its 2020 schedules on Wednesday, revealing eight points races for the Southern Modified Racing Series, six points-paying events for the second year of the PRA Tours Super Late Model Series and nine motorsports events at Caraway Speedway during the season.   For the PRA Tours Super Late Models, the season will […]

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Speed51’s coverage of all things short track racing expanded in 2019, including the eye on the thunder warriors of Modified racing, both north and south. Tour-types, narrow-wheeled, or even Supers, there was plenty to see in the past year, and we have much of it on the Speed51 Network. To celebrate, we have the Top […]

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PELETIER, NC – A handful of 2020 dates have been announced by Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway prior to the upcoming release of the season schedule in mid-January.   After being rained out last year, the Carolina Mini-Stock Challenge 4-Cylinder Nationals were rescheduled with the date set for Saturday, March 21, 2020.  The 4-Cylinder Nationals […]

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As we close the chapter on the decade that was in short track racing, Speed51 will be taking an in-depth look at the moments and storylines that defined the decade for a variety of disciplines within the short track ranks.  Today, we begin our journey with a look at what occurred within the Late Model […]

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Following a successful first full season of competition in the ARCA Menards Series, KBR Development is pleased to announce a number of changes for the program moving into 2020. KBR has relocated its ARCA team headquarters from Michigan, to Statesville, North Carolina. The existing relationship with GMS Racing and KBR will strengthen in 2020, with KBR operating from […]

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East Carolina Motor Speedway has announced on its website it will not operate in 2020, barring a lease or sale of the Robersonville, North Carolina facility.   “The owner has announced that ECMS will not reopen for the 2020 race season unless it is leased or sold,” an announcement on the track’s website read.  “ECMS […]

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Rising to the challenge is what separates a top-notch driver from the rest of the pack. Whether it’s dominating a race, going on a winning streak or sealing a win with a late-race pass, drivers slowly rise to the top of the field and make a name for themselves.   That’s why the FK Rod […]

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