The Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway (FL) is just six days away.  It’s time to take a look at the 49th running of the race “by the numbers.”   0 – Number of drivers who have swept both the Snowball Derby and the Snowflake 100 in the same weekend. The closest to do it was Augie […]

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Race fans, it’s finally here.  Snowball Derby Week is officially upon us.  The 49th Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida is less than seven days away, which means it’s time to take a look at the entry list for the biggest asphalt short track race one final time.  More than 230 […]

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Speed51.com powered by JEGS will again offer extensive coverage of the prestigious Snowball Derby in 2016 through Trackside Now coverage and live online TV style pay-per-view broadcasts on Speed51 TV.   In 2015, Speed51.com provided close to 50 video packages throughout Snowball Derby week, ranging from features to race highlights to on-board cameras and more. […]

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Over the past decade, the Snowball Derby has become an ultimate destination to test the growth of young up-and-coming drivers. But it also still remains a big way to end the year for many veteran racers as it has for the past 48 years. One veteran gearing up for the 49th edition of the race […]

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While winning the 49th Annual Snowball Derby is the most rewarding thing a race team can do in short track racing, it takes a lot of work to get to that point.  PitBoxes.com and Speed51.com wanted to recognize that hard work throughout the “Five Days of the Derby.”   The Speed51.com staff will come together […]

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Van Buren, AR — Dennis Schoenfeld and his family were involved in a near head-on collision two weeks ago en route to a football game in Jacksonville, FL. While making the transition to Interstate 22 near Olive Branch, MS an oncoming car turned left in front of Schoenfeld who was traveling at approximately 55 mph.   […]

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The cast of drivers for the 49th Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida is as deep as ever.  It’s full of youth and experience as nearly 70 drivers chase the Tom Dawson Trophy.  Looking over each drivers resume we find winners, champions and short track heroes from all stretches of North […]

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One of the more interesting races of the Snowball Derby weekend is the Pro Truck division that will square off on Saturday night along with the Alan Turner Snowflake 100.  The Pro Trucks line up for what will be their fourth run in front of the Snowball Derby weekend crowd and only one of those […]

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When racing fans tune into the live video broadcast of the 49th Annual Snowball Derby, they will be greeted by a talented broadcast team full of recognizable names and voices.  On Friday afternoon, Speed51.com announced their broadcast team for the four days of video broadcasts from Five Flags Speedway on December 1-4.   Leading the way […]

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Hearts are broken, dreams are crushed, luck runs out and tempers flare.  No, we are not talking about pole night for the Snowball Derby; we are talking about the day after: the day of the last chance races.   Drivers who don’t qualify in on time Friday night will find their way into a last […]

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