It has been an eventful season of short track racing throughout North America.  With three quarters in the books, we take a look at the third quarter in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   2: It may have only been his second career PASS North victory, but Gary […]

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The biggest Late Model Stock Car race of the year will take place Saturday evening under the lights at Martinsville Speedway .  We take a look at the race in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   0: It's hard to believe but no current NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Champion from the […]

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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 Late Model Stock Car race of the year being held this weekend at Martinsville Speedway , we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we asked […]

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Philip Morris received a phone call Wednesday afternoon that he's been waiting for all summer long.  When Morris answered his phone, NASCAR Executive Vice President Steve O'Donnell was on the other end to congratulate him on his record-tying fifth NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National Championship.   After a 23-win season competing in Late Model Stock […]

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Small things can come up at the end of a racing season that can derail a quest for a championship. Late Model Stock Car veteran Philip Morris knows that all too well, therefore a two-hour rain delay and flat tire on his race car trailer were just part of the day during Saturday's season finale […]

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As a young child Peyton Sellers sat in the grandstands at South Boston Speedway and watched David Blankenship dominate the Late Model scene at his home track.  Blankenship won seven track titles during his career, a feat which some felt would never be challenged.   Fast forward to 2018 and Sellers remembered those days on […]

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SOUTH BOSTON, VA......Philip Morris left South Boston Speedway $5,000 richer Saturday night as the winner of the Italian Delight Family Restaurant Presents Frutopia Not Just Frozen Yogurt NASCAR Late Model 100. Saturday night's win was the ninth of the season for Morris in the season's 15 NASCAR Whelen All American Series Late Model Stock Car […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com JRi Short Track Power Poll ranks drivers from all across the land on their strength to this point in the season.    A panel of industry experts from all four corners of the country and Canada have voted on their choices for the second JRi Shocks Short Track Power […]

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