History is a big part of racing, and the history of short track racing runs deep.  At certain points during the year, Speed51 will use our new “Throwback Thursday” segment to look back on some of the biggest stories from years past.  During each edition of Throwback Thursday, we will revisit stories previously published on […]

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It’s nine nights of racing that have made heroes and champions.  It has helped turned young up and coming drivers into NASCAR stars.  It has helped transform drivers from contenders into winners and winners into champions.  The late Richie Evans said if you can win at New Smyrna Speedway you can win anywhere.  He was […]

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Mobile Device Users Click Here for Mobile Version Live Blog Speed51.com – Pete Orr Memorial – New Smyrna Speedway (FL) – 1/24/15  

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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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