Sophia, NC: Darren Hackett, promoter for the 19th Annual “John Blewett III Memorial” North South Shootout presented in memory of Charles Kepley has announced six qualifying events for the “Shootout”.   The race winner at each of six events will earn a guaranteed starting spot for the November 6th race to be held at Caraway […]

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ary Putnam has been a regular competitor in Southern Modified racing for more than a decade.  However, he had gone winless since 2015 with the KOMA Unwind Modified Madness Series at Orange County Speedway.   That changed on Saturday night at Caraway Speedway, as Putnam scored the win in the fifth round of the SMART […]

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he SMART Modified Tour returns to the site of its season opener this weekend, Caraway Speedway, for an Independence Weekend showdown.  Some of the South’s top Modified stars will compete for 99 laps at the North Carolina facility on Saturday, July 3. The SMART Modified Tour returns to action Saturday, July 3 at Caraway Speedway. […]

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ooking at the career of Bobby Labonte is like unwrapping a mystery. Most know him as the NASCAR Cup Series champion who out-dueled Dale Earnhardt to win the Cup title in 2000. Looking back in the history books, that championship almost never happened; however, success on the short tracks gave him the opportunity to become […]

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t’s going to be another busy weekend of live racing on Speed51.TV.  Whether you want to see some weekend warriors on Friday night, Supermodifieds, or Super Late Models of both the dirt and pavement variety, we’ve got you covered. FRIDAY, MAY 14 Local Racing at Five Flags Speedway Four divisions of local racing will take […]

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he Kenny Minter Classic marked the longest race of the season thus far for the SMART Modified Tour in terms of laps, with teams making 110 trips around the 3/8-mile Franklin County Speedway (VA).  As it turned out, the race needed all 110 to determine a winner.   On a chaotic late-race restart, John Smith […]

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s NASCAR teams and fans celebrate the past this weekend at Darlington Raceway, the Tour-type Modified teams of the Southeast are getting a similar and slightly-impromptu chance to do the same this Saturday at an old hot spot for Modified racing.   With Bowman Gray Stadium’s 2021 Opening Day being pushed to June 5, the […]

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aturday gives you five chances to watch live racing on Speed51.TV this weekend.  Here’s what Speed51.TV has in store for short track fans tomorrow.   SATURDAY, MAY 8 Granite State Pro Stock Series at Star Speedway Last year, the Granite State Pro Stock Series portion of the Star Classic provided one of the best finishes […]

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The SMART Modified Tour heads to Franklin County Speedway on Saturday, May 8, the first trip to the Callaway, Virginia facility since the rebirth of the Tour-type Modified series. WATCH SMART MODIFIEDS AT FRANKLIN COUNTY The Franklin County date was added to SMART’s 2021 schedule in April, The race will be the fourth of the […]

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