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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Dennis Prunty won the biggest race of his career this past July, taking the checkered flag in the prestigious Slinger Nationals at Slinger Superspeedway .  Prunty led 189 of 199 laps and along with a $10,000 pay day for the win, banked nearly an additional $5,000 in lap money.  As Prunty stood in Victory Lane […]

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One year ago saw Stephen Nasse record his best finish ever in the Snowball Derby when he survived all of the mayhem to finish sixth.  Since then Nasse has had nothing but bad luck just about every time he's gone to the race track.  Crashes, flat tires, parts failures, you name it and Nasse has […]

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