Editor’s Note: ‘The Rapsheet’ is a new feature on Speed51.com, telling the background of certain personalities within the sport of short track racing.  This will be a recurring feature on Speed51.com, giving fans the dirt on the new, the old, and even the forgotten personalities of short track racing.   One of the biggest stories […]

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The 52nd Annual World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing is officially in the books.  After nine days of exciting racing action at New Smyrna Speedway, it’s time now to hand out awards to those who performed the best during the nine-day event.   Driver of the Week  Harrison Burton – Burton won three times and […]

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Harrison Burton made a statement on Wednesday night at New Smyrna Speedway (FL), rallying from an incident Tuesday night to score the victory in the Super Late Model feature.   Burton raced his way from eighth to first in 35 laps, taking the victory after a long night and early morning with his team repairing the […]

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Harrison Burton scored the first of what he hopes will be multiple wins at the 52nd Annual World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing, winning Saturday night’s Super Late Model feature at New Smyrna Speedway (FL).   Burton, the defending Super Late Model champion at the World Series, raced his way from sixth to first […]

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Mooresville, NC – After receiving twenty-one different applicants for the inaugural CARS Late Model Stock Car Tour Touring 12 program, officials are proud to announce the twelve drivers that will kick the program off for the first time ever this season.   The selection process considered multiple factors including CARS Tour team loyalty, marketability, future development […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Sam Mayer has been named to JR Motorsports’ championship-winning Late Model program for 2018. The 14-year-old native of Franklin, Wis. will take the seat of the team’s second entry for the season, hoping to continue the run of success the team has had over the past several years.   Mayer, son of […]

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