Irwindale, CA – Preston Peltier added to his impressive credentials Saturday night at Irwindale Speedway, when he took home a victory in a record field of 44 SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series Super Late Models. Peltier came home victorious in the “Sunrise Ford All-Star Showdown 200 presented by the West Coast Stock Car Hall of […]

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After a morning shower washed away one round of practice, Snowball Derby teams had just one hour to make their final adjustments for Country Pleasin’ Pole Night Friday at Five Flags Speedway.   WATCH THE SNOWBALL DERBY ON SPEED51.TV   Kaden Honeycutt turned in a lap of 16.454 seconds to take fast time in the […]

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One of the West’s great short track outlaws is getting ready to gallop east to once again make Late Model racing’s greatest heist, that is claiming the Tom Dawson trophy. Preston Peltier is always on the watch list come December for the Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway, bringing in stone cold focus for victory. […]

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Derek Thorn showed why he was voted one of the top-10 short track drivers in the nation over the last decade, as he led all but one lap of the “JM Environmental Wild West Shootout Round #3 Boogie Man 100 presented by KHI Management Inc.”. Despite that fact, the win was not an easy one, […]

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Legendary car builder and racer Robert Hamke passed away Thursday morning at the age of 73.  Hamke, most notably known for founding Hamke Racecars & Parts, was a prominent figure in the short track racing community as a chassis manufacturer, car owner and driver during his many years in the sport.   As a driver, […]

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This weekend’s Rowdy Energy Twin 100s will possibly boast one of the largest fields the Blizzard Series has seen in recent memory, with drivers coming from around the country to get much-needed laps for December’s Snowball Derby.  One of those racers include Preston Peltier, who has familiarized himself with Five Flags Speedway (FL) over the […]

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Today’s Guest Lineup Matt Long, FASTRAK Racing Series Driver Carson Hocevar, Super Late Model Driver Randy Dyce, President, Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway Justin Bonsignore, NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Winner at Jennerstown Jack Dossey III, Super Late Model Driver Gregg McKarns, Madison Int’l Raceway & Midwest Tour Preston Peltier, Super Late Model Driver

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Everybody was mad at somebody when it was all said and done at Wake County Speedway (NC) on May 8, 2009.  With the Pro All Stars Series (PASS) South Super Late Models in town for just the second time, tempers boiled as 25 drivers clashed on the quarter-mile race track. At the end of the […]

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Preston Peltier has long been one of the top names in Super Late Model racing, with a career that has taken him to both coasts with marquee wins along the way.  Now, he’s ready to take the next step in his career.   Peltier has accepted the position of Director of Racing Operations with Sigma […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com Short Track Racing 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 first round of power rankings […]

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