Ever formidable veteran Travis Swaim captured a wire-to-wire victory in Caraway Speedway's season opener Sunday and left it to some of the other drivers in the field to provide the fireworks.   The drama-free victory for Swaim was his third victory in a row, a streak that includes his biggest career win in last […]

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Taking a swing around the Southeast finds the birth of a new year in all areas of the region.  March is the green flag to the 2015 racing season for many and there will be no shortage of action on the asphalt in the South.   51’s Southeast Beat takes you around the region and […]

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Controversy, chaos, flared tempers and Martinsville Speedway. They just seem to go together when the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stocks roll into the famed paper clip every October and 2014 proved to be yet another perfect storm. But at the end of the day, as daylight faded in the southern Virginia hills, fans […]

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6:42 Until tomorrow, good night from Martinsville! 6:41 Cars are covered and it\'s time to go home 6:40 6:40 Today’s coverage of the MDCU 300 at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, VA was also presented by Ford Racing. Ford Racing offers the widest line of Sealed Racing Engines from 350 to 590 HP. Ford […]

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Peyton Sellers said that his adrenaline level was pretty high. He described today as “intense”. Lee Pulliam added that concluding the day was a “relief”. All of this came not on a race day, but in fact on a qualifying day. Such is the toughness of the competition on display Saturday at Martinsville Speedway as […]

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Saturday was a good day to be a part of Sellers Racing.   The Danville, Virginia-based team put one driver in victory lane in both ends of the twin 75-lap NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock Car features and saw their team figurehead score a second South Boston Speedway track championship.   Peyton Sellers, […]

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Peyton Sellers has won just about everything there is to win in Late Model Stock Car racing. About the only thing missing from the 2005 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Champion’s resume is a win at Martinsville Speedway. The Danville, Va., native will try, yet again, to win a famous grandfather clock trophy in the […]

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There are photo-finishes. And then there are picture-perfect finishes. They made history at Motor Mile Speedway Friday night. A white-knuckle scramble for first between Tommy Lemons, Jr. and Peyton Sellers on the final lap of the New River Bank TWIN 75’s nightcap produced an unprecedented outcome at the finish line… Motor Mile Speedway’s first-ever electronically […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - Mike “Bubba” Brooks is navigating his way through early season challenges at Kalamazoo Speedway. Brooks leads the outlaw super late model track and state point races, but it’s taken relentless hard work. Brooks battled back from two hard hits, the first wiping out his reliable race car in the second event of […]

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11:14 That ends our coverage here at South Boston Speedway . Remember to check back on Speed51.com tomorrow for more live coverage of short track racing. Thanks for joining us. Goodnight. 11:12 If anything changes with tech we will update fans on our social media. 11:12 Only one car remains in the tech area. Lee Pulliam's car […]

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