For the 18th straight year, Tour-type Modified drivers from up and down the East Coast will come together in North Carolina for an annual November clash. Returning to the fast confines of Caraway Speedway, the North-South Shootout will display not just the Modifieds, but a number of top short track classes, and no matter where […]

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SOPHIA, NC — To say 2020 has been a year like no other, would be an understatement. And, with that, races and other sporting events that have in the past survived World Wars and other natural catastrophes, have been cancelled for the first time ever. Like many of those events, the 2020 running of the […]

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Late Model racing is one of the most popular brands of short track racing in North America.  Each year, from the weekly level to the touring series level, racers from all over the continent make their way to short tracks in hopes of reaching victory lane.   At nearly every event Speed51 covers, one of […]

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PRA Tours released its 2020 schedules on Wednesday, revealing eight points races for the Southern Modified Racing Series, six points-paying events for the second year of the PRA Tours Super Late Model Series and nine motorsports events at Caraway Speedway (NC) during the season.   For the PRA Tours Super Late Models, the season will […]

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Rising to the challenge is what separates a top-notch driver from the rest of the pack. Whether it’s dominating a race, going on a winning streak or sealing a win with a late-race pass, drivers slowly rise to the top of the field and make a name for themselves.   That’s why the FK Rod […]

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The look on Jason Myers’ face was priceless.  After holding the provisional pole throughout much of Friday’s qualifying for the North-South Shootout, older brother Burt Myers topped his qualifying time to secure the number-one starting spot for Saturday’s Tour-type Modified race at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC).   Rolling out near the middle portion of qualifying, […]

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