Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51 for the latest short track racing news and information.  Like every news outlet, there are stories posted on Speed51.com that are read more and receive more interaction than others.  With a new year now upon us, we take a look back at […]

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Daytona Beach, Florida – The 47th Annual RPM Workshops held at the Hilton Daytona Beach Resort, February 10th and 11th have a stellar lineup of presenters set for promoters who attend the annual workshops to garner ideas and continue developing and growing their businesses while having the opportunity to connect with a variety of colleagues […]

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One week ago, Stephen Nasse crossed the finish line as the unofficial winner of the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby.  Nearly three hours later, he was disqualified for a brake violation and Travis Braden was declared the official winner of the prestigious race at Five Flags Speedway.   Since that night there have been many opinions […]

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Travis Braden inherited the win in the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby presented by BJ’s Wholesale Club after Stephen Nasse failed post-race inspection at Five Flags Speedway (FL).   Nasse was disqualified for a titanium violation in the brake system of his Jett Motorsports entry after taking the checkered flag for the prestigious Super Late Model event. Braden, […]

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At-track festivities for the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby kicked off on Wednesday with the ceremonial hauler parking and technical inspection for the roughly 100 teams who made the trip to Five Flags Speedway.  Throughout the day, two new drivers were added to the entry list and a few small tweaks were needed for teams passing […]

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Competition Director and Technical Inspector Ricky Brooks will be leaving his position at New Smyrna Speedway, effective immediately.  In an email sent to drivers Monday night, Brooks cited "current management and ownership status" as the reason for his departure from the speedway.   "There has been an ongoing challenge with current management to keep things […]

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New Smyrna Speedway officials announced Wednesday that the two disqualifications in Saturday night’s Pro Late Model 50-lap race at the Florida Governor’s Cup have been reversed.   The No. 81 of Sammy Smith crossed the finish line in first place in the Pro Late Model race.  The car went thru tech and passed, but was […]

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When the checkered flag fell at Jukasa Motor Speedway (ON) for the second running of the Canadian Short Track Nationals, it appeared Eddie MacDonald would leave with second-place honors after losing out on a late-race duel with Bubba Pollard for the win.   Instead, MacDonald was disqualified in post-race technical inspection for an ignition box […]

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