MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Rowdy Energy, the enhanced hydration formula energy drink created by two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Busch, announced today that acclaimed dirt track racer Rico Abreu has been added to the Rowdy Energy Athlete roster for the 2021 season.   Abreu has amassed nearly 100 victories across multiple disciplines in his 10-plus […]

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About 24 hours after his VIROC race ended with a big tumble on the backstretch, Rico Abreu returned to form with yet another Wednesday night preliminary A-Main triumph at the Chili Bowl Nationals.  It marked the fourth straight Wednesday night prelim win and the sixth in seven years for the two-time Chili Bowl champion, who […]

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Mooresville, NC — Rowdy Energy, the enhanced hydration formula energy drink created by two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Busch, announced today that it will partner with Pit Pay, the only mobile pit pass app for the motorsports industry, to be co-primary sponsors for two-time Chili Bowl champion Rico Abreu’s entry in this year’s Chili […]

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ATTICA, Ohio – It did not come easy, but St. Helena, California’s Rico Abreu left the home of “Ohio’s Finest Racing” on Saturday evening as an Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 winner, scoring the Attica Ambush finale at Attica Raceway Park for a $10,000 payday. Abreu, who started […]

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KNOXVILLE, IA – Aug. 14, 2020 – A thousand pounds of weight fell from David Gravel’s body when he exited his Jason Johnson Racing #41 car Friday night. His sweat drenched face showed. His tired body language showed it. And his smile showed it as he waved the checkered flag in Victory Lane for the […]

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DRESDEN, Ohio – Snapping an Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 winless streak that dates back to Atomic Speedway on August 25, 2017, St. Helena, California’s Rico Abreu demolished the field on Thursday evening at Muskingum County Speedway, eventually leading all 30 circuits from the pole position to score […]

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History is a big part of racing, and the history of short track racing runs deep.  At certain points during the year, Speed51 will use our new “Throwback Thursday” segment to look back on some of the biggest stories from years past.  During each edition of Throwback Thursday, we will revisit stories previously published on […]

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Wednesday night proved to be ‘Rico Night’ once again at the Chili Bowl Nationals as Rico Abreu scored the Wednesday prelim feature win for the fifth time in six years. The St. Helena, CA driver started on the outside of the front row and worked past Brad Sweet just before halfway to give car owner […]

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