According to Speed51.com partner site DirtOnDirt.com, South Carolina Dirt Late Model driver Chris Madden has been disqualified from this weekend’s Spring Nationals event at Smoky Mountain Raceway (TN).  Madden’s No. 44 race car struck an opponent’s crew member who was riding on a minibike in the track’s pit area.   Madden and Scott Bloomquist battled […]

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Indiana, PA — American Racer is pleased to announce that distribution of all dirt track racing tires in the Mid-Atlantic region will now be handled by our Southeast distributor, “American Racer South”. Ray Cook at American Racer South has been our exclusive distributor in asphalt and dirt for Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, eastern Louisiana, […]

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Most people hope to avoid Hangovers on New Year’s Day. However, Dirt Late Model driver Donald McIntosh seems to enjoy them. For the second consecutive year, the Dawsonville, GA pilot kicked off his racing season with a win in the Hangover 40 at the 411 Motor Speedway in Seymour, Tenn. After setting the overall fast […]

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51’s Third Turn, Speed51’s partner for preserving the history of short track racing history, has completed adding the complete statistical history to all three of the popular Ray Cook Promotions Dirt Late Model tours. Currently the organization sanctions the Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals Series, the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series, and the Southern Nationals […]

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Christmas has gone by, so many racers have visions of cars going in circles in their heads.  Instead of waiting until the dew unfreezes off the morning tundra, 411 Motor Speedway in Tennessee decided to celebrate in racin’-style, with the fifth annual Hangover 40 on New Year’s Day at the 3/8 mile banked dirt track. […]

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