In the sport of asphalt short track racing, there are a number of aspiring young drivers striving to make a name for themselves. They toil away in the trenches, paying their dues and capitalizing on every opportunity to advance that comes their way.    For 16-year-old Kate Re, the last eight years have been a […]

Read more

Woodstock, NH — Barre, VT’s Nick Sweet continued his torrid start to the 2020 Pro All Stars Series (PASS) Super Late Model season by dominating down the stretch for the win in the Foley Oil & Propane 150 at N. Woodstock, NH’s White Mountain Motorsports Park on Friday, July 3. Sweet got the break over […]

Read more

Oxford, Me – Nick Sweet slipped past early leader Corey Bubar near the midpoint of the of the Coastal Auto Parts Pro All Star Series (PASS) 150 at Oxford Plains Speedway (OPS) Sunday afternoon. The win is the fifth career triumph for the Barre Vermont driver and the second in three races of the Pass tour in […]

Read more

On this date back in 2011, Johnny Clark started from the pole at Beech Ridge Motor Speedway (ME) for the PASS North season opener.  Clark joked with Speed51 before the race, saying he was unsure of what to do because he hadn't started on the pole in quite sometime.   PASS has a rule where […]

Read more

N. Woodstock, NH -- The 28th season of racing at N. Woodstock’s White Mountain Motorsports Park (WMMP) is closing in. With 22 events on the calendar, the track’s “Thunder in the Mountains” moniker will ring true every weekend this summer.   Barring further local or national developments, the season opener is currently scheduled for Saturday, […]

Read more

For a short stint, a brief time and a flash of the eye, Sam Sessions was the best in the Northeast Pro Stock world. The Auburn, Maine native grew up around Oxford Plains Speedway and ran the weekly oval before he went on the road and made a name for himself.   In just a […]

Read more

Late Model racing is one of the most popular brands of short track racing in North America.  Each year, from the weekly level to the touring series level, racers from all over the continent make their way to short tracks in hopes of reaching victory lane.   At nearly every event Speed51 covers, one of […]

Read more

Naples ME & Waterbury, VT  -- Officials for the Pro All Star Series (PASS) and the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) have announced the event schedule for the inaugural 2020 Northeast Classic slated for Friday and Saturday, April 17 and 18.  The two premier full-fendered series’ in the Northeast are partnering up on New England’s biggest stage […]

Read more