(EDITOR’S NOTE: Kevin Ramsell is the Director of Business/Midwest Editor of Speed51.com. The views which are expressed in the following column are his own and not necessarily the views of Speed51.com and/or its partners)   Last weekend at the Pete Orr Memorial 100 at New Smyrna Speedway in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, another chapter was […]

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Anthony Sergi came in to the Pete Orr Memorial 100 this past Saturday hoping to improve from his finishing position at the season opening Red Eye 100 at New Smyrna Speedway in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. He accomplished that goal with an eighth place finish.   Sergi had a strong qualifying run after posting the […]

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It only seemed fitting that the final Pete Orr Memorial went to someone who had ties to the man himself. Orr was a standout Late Model driver who battled cancer until his death in 2002. For 14 years the Super Late Model community would gather and race in his honor. 2015 was the final running […]

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12:13 That does it from New Smyrna Speedway tonight. Thanks for joining us and we’ll have more on www.speed51.com in the coming hours. Goodnight. 12:09 12:09 Today’s Trackside Now coverage of the Pete Orr Memorial is presented by Progressive Racing Engines of Miami, Florida. Progressive has been in business and in same location for the past 22 […]

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(EDITOR’S NOTE) – Originally posted to Speed51.com January 16, 2014.  This is a good time to run it again because this Saturday, January 24, will be the final edition of the Pete Orr Memorial Super Late Model race at Florida’s New Smyrna Speedway.  The Orr family has decided to end the event following Saturday’s 13th […]

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When the checkered flag falls at the end of the Pete Orr Memorial 100 at New Smyrna Speedway (FL) in January, it will be the 13th time, but also the final time the race will be completed.  The Orr family has decided to end the race after the 2015 edition.   “It’s just kind of […]

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Short track racing fans in central Florida have a lot to be excited about heading into the 2015 racing season at New Smyrna Speedway.  On Wednesday, track officials released the full schedule for the upcoming racing season, which features prestigious events such as the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing, the 50th Annual Florida […]

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11:14 That ends our coverage from New Smyrna. We will be back here in a few weeks for the 48th Annual World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing. Before that we are off to SpeedFest at Watermelon Capital Speedway (GA). Thanks for joining us goodnight. 11:13 11:13 Today’s Trackside Now coverage of the Pete Orr […]

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11:25 Thanks for joining us, goodnight!    Edit   Delete Entry 11:24 11:24 JEGS is our presenting Sponsor of Smyrna Seedweeks and we couldn’t do this without their support.  11:23 11:23 Shane Sutorus won the final race of the night. Check out NewSmyrnaSpeedway.org next week for the full results. We are done for this evening, but we will be back […]

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