It’s been an interesting year to say the least in the Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco.  The 2015 crusade has seen new winners, new contenders and some great racing.  Only five races remain with big stops taking place at Mobile International Speedway (AL) for the Lee Fields Memorial and the 52nd running of the […]

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It’s been a big month for Ross Kenseth.  He just won his first ARCA Racing Series event at Michigan International Speedway.  He made his NASCAR XFINITY Series debut a week later at the Chicagoland Speedway.  Now he’s joining one of the top Super Late Model teams in the country for the remainder of the 2015 […]

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It’s not often that a short track Super Late Model driver can say he scored $61,000 in winnings in one season.  It’s even rarer that a driver can say he won that kind of money in just two races, but that’s exactly what Bubba Pollard did when he went out west and won the Summer […]

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Saturday night at Columbus Motor Speedway (OH) will be a special night for one the St. Amant family as the ARCA/CRA Super Series runs its 125-lap race in memory of Bud St. Amant, who passed away just a year and a half ago. Gary, the son of Bud, and a two-time winner of the Snowball […]

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Concord, NC – After months of anticipation, the brand new 51 Network has arrived.  The subscription-based online television network is the first of its kind for pavement short track racing and brings fans of the sport closer to the action than ever before.  Race highlights from all over the country, special features, on-board videos and […]

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Racing fans who enjoyed their trackside view of John Hunter Nemechek’s dramatic victory in last year’s Snowball Derby will have the chance to see short track racing’s biggest show from the same seats this year.   Thanks to Five Flag Speedway’s unique ticket renewal program, 2014 reserved seat ticketholders can punch their ticket to 2015’s […]

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IRVINGTON, Ala. — Currently leading the Sportsmen division point standings at Mobile International Speedway (MIS), some Gulf Coast racing fans would think that it has been business as usual for Lee “Red Dog” Reynolds so far this year.   However, in the months following a scary accident in December during the Sportsmen feature of Snowball […]

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This past weekend we at Speed51.com, the 100% Short Track news source, were doing some thinking; there are a lot of things in short track racing that go unnoticed, unmentioned or under appreciated. So to honor some of those things, the following is a first of a new series on Speed51.com… The Top 10 List. […]

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At this time one year ago, the name Dalton Sargeant was relatively unknown by those that follow short track racing.  That started to change when he ran strong for much of the prestigious Winchester 400 before fading late.  He then turned a lot of heads with his second-place run at the 47th Annual Snowball Derby. […]

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The excitement of the 47th Annual Snowball Derby was seen by more people in more places than any previous edition of the nation’s most prestigious asphalt short track race. Between a capacity crowd and more watching the race’s first-ever live video broadcast on 51 TV, fans everywhere were thrilled by the door-banging action of the […]

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