The SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series closed out their 18th season at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Saturday night.  When the curtain closed on the season after 150 laps, it was Jeremy Doss doubling down by scoring the $10,000 win and his first SRL championship.   The Retro Custom Metals 150 presented […]

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Derek Thorn survived a wild Saturday night at the New Stockton 99 Speedway and muscled his way to his third SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series win of the season.  Thorn collected $5,000 for his victory in the SPEARS Southwest Tour 125 presented by 51 FIFTY Energy Drink, taking his SRL career earnings to well over […]

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The 2018 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 61 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members, short track racing veterans and more.  The voters could select as few as 10 and as […]

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The SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series will be visiting Kern County Raceway in Bakersfield, CA for the running of the “SPEARS Manufacturing 100 presented by Berchtold Equipment” on April 14.  It will be race number two of nine for the series in 2018.  The series will visit Kern County Raceway again on October, 27 for […]

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The 2018 Super Late Model touring series season will begin on the West Coast this weekend when the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series kicks off its season at Madera Speedway .  In the edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com, we take a look at the new season for the popular touring series.   2: […]

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Twenty year old, Claremont, CA driver Ricky Schlick entered the 2017 SPEARS Southwest Tour Series eyeing the Rookie of the Year Award. Nine SRL starts later, Schlick had achieved that goal, also finishing as the championship runner-up to four-time champion Derek Thorn. It was a record setting effort, for the former SRL Legends Tour […]

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Jeremy Doss avenged his loss to Derek Thorn in last month’s Senator’s Cup Fall Classic when he passed the now four-time SPEARS Southwest Tour Series Champion late in the race to win the series finale held at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.  The win was the fifth series victory of his career […]

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With a unique combination of racers throughout the western part of the country assembling, the 150-lap Super Late Model Civil War at Rocky Mountain Raceways came down to two of the Spears SRL Southwest Tour Series title hopefuls down the stretch.   Ricky Schlick, who has turned in some impressive runs in his first […]

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Ricky Schlick of Claremont, California has enjoyed a great start to the 2017 SPEARS Southwest Tour Series season.  The Rookie of the Year leader has vaulted to third place in the overall standings and scored a career-best second-place finish in the last event at Kern County Raceway Park .  Schlick hopes that he will […]

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COTO DE CAZA, CA -- Since 1999, Irwindale Speedway has been the premier short track on the West Coast hosting some of the most prestigious events and the home track to many of the great young racing talents who used the ultra-fast half-mile paved oval as a springboard to future racing success. One driver looking […]

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