Concord, N.C. – Before Alan Kulwicki moved South in 1985 to pursue fame and fortune in the highest level of NASCAR racing, his victory in the 1983 Miller 200 American Speed Association (ASA) race at the history-rich Milwaukee Mile stood paramount as the biggest win in his stock car racing career. Even today, the victory […]

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Casey Johnson had effectively won everything you could possibly win at Jefferson Speedway (WI), the hometown track for the multiple-time champion of Late Model Series throughout the Upper Midwest.    However, a win in the ARCA Midwest Tour Salute the Troops 100 at the Cambridge, Wisconsin quarter-mile had always eluded Johnson – until Saturday night, […]

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CONCORD, N.C. (April 30, 2019) – Just like NASCAR Champion and Hall of Famer Alan Kulwicki did three decades ago, 2019 Kulwicki Driver Development Program (KDDP) competitor Paul Shafer Jr. marches to the beat of a different drummer.   Kulwicki was labeled as quirky, unique and unorthodox. Those adjectives also suit Shafer perfectly. Off the […]

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Each year as the NFL Draft approaches, aspiring professional football players see their draft stock rise, fall or hold steady.  Similarly, short track racers see their stock rise and fall ahead of the Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes.   Our short track racing experts have taken a look at some of the drivers in […]

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The 2019 finalists for the Kulwicki Driver Development Program were announced Monday on Speed51’s “The Morning Bullring.”  In an exciting and fun twist, the finalists learned of their selection via phone calls from hosts Bob Dillner and Casey LaJoie, allowing viewers to witness drivers’ immediate reaction to the news.   The first driver to receive […]

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As anticipation builds for the Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway (FL), more drivers continue to submit their entry forms for the biggest asphalt Super Late Model race in America.   On Tuesday, track officials released an update for the event’s entry lists. Fifty-one drivers have entered the 51st Annual Snowball Derby on, while the entry […]

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Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With the biggest event of the Wisconsin racing season being held this weekend at LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway, we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we asked members of […]

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Since 2007, the Oktoberfest Race Weekend at the La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway in West Salem, Wisconsin has been the championship event for the ARCA Midwest Tour. The Tour will be making their 12th visit this upcoming weekend (October 6, 7) and will be arriving with one of the tightest points battle ever to this great […]

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