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 […]

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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 […]

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While the days remaining in 2019 are dwindling down to their final few, the Super Late Model teams of the Northeast are already putting their plans together for next season following the announcement of the 2020 Pro All Stars Series North schedule. The 14-race schedule will once again take PASS teams from one end of […]

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SEEKONK, Mass. — The 75th anniversary season of racing at Seekonk Speedway is going to be one to remember. The return of a staple Wednesday night show is joined by two new mid-week events, Fast Friday and NASCAR Saturday weekly racing, and multiple special events that have been part of Seekonk’s schedule for decades, helping to fill a […]

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Waterbury, VT & Naples, ME -- Loudon, NH’s New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS) will be the launching pad for the 2020 Northeast Late Model racing season. The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and the Pro All Star Series (PASS) announced today they will visit the “Magic Mile” on Friday and Saturday, April 17 and 18, 2020 for […]

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After three seasons of moving forward, the New England Short Track Showdown at New Hampshire Motor Speedway has been put into park for the 2020 season. Event promoter Bob Guptill cites high costs and high risks for the decision to put the event on hiatus. "In 2019, we had a perfect event in a lot […]

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When Reid Lanpher pulled into victory lane at Oxford Plains Speedway on October 19, very few people realized that it would be one of his final races behind the wheel of a race car.  Only Lanpher and a few of his closest supporters knew that the 21-year-old driver planned to step away from racing one […]

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