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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It was a race that went according to plan for Derek Thorn on Saturday night at Irwindale Speedway . The Bakersfield, California driver used a strategy that allowed him to be his best when it mattered most, capturing $25,000 in cold, hard cash during return of the All-Star Showdown for the Spears SRL Southwest Tour […]

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The Spears SRL Southwest Tour Series kicks off its season Saturday, February 1 with the All Star Showdown at Irwindale Speedway .  Practice for that event took place Friday, with Derek Thorn topping the charts in an eventful day at the track.   Thorn turned the fastest lap of the day in the final practice […]

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It was the best start to the 2020 racing season that Preston Peltier could have hoped for, winning the Chilly Willy 150 Sunday afternoon at Tucson Speedway . The west’s first Super Late Model race of the year is also the very same race that got away from the California veteran driver just two years […]

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It was an incredible year of short track racing in 2019, closing out the decade with some great memories, memorable races and exciting finishes.  To look back on the year that was, "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor looks By the Numbers at the 2019 short track racing season.   0: Travis Braden ended up winning the […]

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With less than two months remaining until the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby, one of the most potent driver-crew chief pairings has been formed for the most prestigious Super Late Model race in the country.  Preston Peltier has teamed up with former Snowball Derby-winning crew chief Bond Suss to tackle the 300-lap affair at Five Flags […]

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