As the year 2019 now gets down to its final hours, Speed51 is continuing its look back on a great decade of short track racing. Later this week, we will be revealing our list of the Top 10 short track drivers over the past 10 years, and to build things up, we’re examining some of […]

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Speed51’s coverage of all things short track racing expanded in 2019, including the eye on the thunder warriors of Modified racing, both north and south. Tour-types, narrow-wheeled, or even Supers, there was plenty to see in the past year, and we have much of it on the Speed51 Network. To celebrate, we have the Top […]

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The mighty Modifieds capped off another great decade that saw a changing of the guard. The traditional names from the first part of the decade have shifted to the likes of Doug Coby, Justin Bonsignore and other rising stars. Coby won six NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour titles, while Bonsignore scored his first in 2018 and […]

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Over the past three years, the faithful fans of the Race of Champions have visited Speed51 in order to decide the Most Popular Drivers across all the RoC divisions. With 2019 now in the rear view mirror, Speed51 is ready to open the polls once again for voting towards the season's Most Popular Driver Awards. […]

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Despite a constant threat of rain that eventually temporarily delayed the Race of Champions 250, “Big Money” Matt Hirschman wouldn’t let it rain on his parade, scoring his seventh Race of Champions 250 win at Lake Erie Speedway Saturday.   Hirschman set the pace from the start, managing his tires while leading the field from […]

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The 69th Annual Race of Champions will be contested this weekend at Lake Erie Speedway (PA), continuing one of the most storied traditions in Modified racing.  Before the ground-pounders take to the track, our "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor takes you By the Numbers through this historic short-track showdown.   2: Only two points separate Andy […]

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The 69th Annual Race of Champions 250 is still four days away for the Modified teams of the RoC Modified Series, but already many have already picked their driver to beat: Matt Hirschman. This isn't surprising given the fact that he's a six-time winner overall, a winner of four consecutive Race of Champions, and the […]

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North East, Pa. -- After an exciting season, the 2019 Race of Champions family of Series will crown six champions as part of the 69th Annual Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend at Lake Erie Speedway.   Four of the six championships have different contenders that can take home the championship.   […]

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