Not even in his wildest dreams did Lewis Anderson ever imagine towing from Maine to the panhandle of Florida to race a Street Stock.  But that’s exactly what the 45-year-old grassroots racer from Hollis, Maine is doing.   With his No. 81 Street Stock on an open trailer hooked to the back of a pickup […]

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For the second straight year, Speed51 TV will be offering an online TV-style pay-per-view broadcast of the prestigious Snowball Derby during the first week of December.  Over 630 laps of feature racing action will be on display throughout four days of racing action, and the best way to watch all of it is to purchase […]

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The entries keep on pouring into the offices at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, FL, on a steady basis.  As of Sunday, November 29, 240 cars are officially listed on the entry lists for all divisions and can be found on the Schaeffer’s Snowball Central on Speed51.com powered by JEGS.   Of the 240 total to date, […]

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If you had to put money on the drivers competing in the 48th annual Snowball Derby, what type of odds would you get?  Like any sporting event that sees action in Las Vegas, the heavy hitters would not provide as much “bang for your buck,” while those with an outside chance would provide a big […]

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All season long, Late Model racers across the country battle at their respective race tracks and on their respective touring series with the goal of becoming a champion.  At the end of the year, those champions are crowned, and then during the first week of December many of those champions make their way to Pensacola, […]

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A young driver by the name of Todd Gilliland has turned many heads in 2015 by scoring two big wins.  He went to Toledo Speedway in Ohio in May and won an ARCA Racing Series event there in his first ever start with the series.  He followed that up by heading west to Phoenix International […]

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While many people stand in line and battle huge crowds for the best deals on Friday, short track racing fans can avoid all of that hassle and get a great deal right from home.  Re-live the 2014 Snowball Derby and cherish the memories by ordering items from Speed51.com’s online photo store for an unheard of […]

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In 2014, Garrett Jones made his Snowball Derby debut.  It didn't go as well as the then 15-year-old driver would have hoped.  He was involved in an early crash, and finished 13 laps down.  Now the Florida native is headed back to Pensacola, Florida for the 48th Annual Snowball Derby, and the teenager is having […]

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Throughout his career, Bubba Pollard has established himself as one of the strongest Late Model competitors in the country.  When the Georgia driver shows up to a race track, whether it be in Florida, Washington or California, the rest of the competition knows they have their work cut out for them.   But one race […]

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