Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With one of the biggest Pro Late Model races of the year being held Saturday at Five Flags Speedway , we decided to challenge our staff once again.   This week we […]

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Pro Late Models hit the pavement at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida for three practice sessions on Thursday morning and afternoon. When the final checkered flag fell, the driver with the longest trip to the Panhandle was sitting atop the overall leaderboard.   California’s Derek Thorn led the way on Thursday with a fast […]

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Coming from just across the Alabama border, Connor Okrzesik considers Pensacola, Florida's Five Flags Speedway their home track away from home, with the 17-year-old driver logging his fair share of laps at the track in his young Late Model career. For the past few years, both the Snowball Derby and Snowflake 100 have become familiar […]

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A long line of talented drivers have rained havoc on the short track racing world while racing a blue No. 98 car.  One of those drivers will be returning to action during the 51st Annual Snowball Derby week at Five Flags Speedway .   Many modern fans will remember NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Daniel Hemric […]

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A lot has changed since the 2006 Allen Turner Snowflake 100 at Five Flags Speedway.  That was the last time that Colt James competed in the prestigious Pro Late Model event held during Snowball Derby week.  James has long been a Pro Late Model ace in his career and picked up several wins along the […]

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Now less than two weeks away from the 51st Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway , more and more drivers are submitting their entries for the prestigious event. That applies for every division, as the entry list for the Allen Turner Hyundai Snowflake 100 is now up to 50 competitors.   In the latest […]

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As anticipation builds for the Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway , more drivers continue to submit their entry forms for the biggest asphalt Super Late Model race in America.   On Tuesday, track officials released an update for the event’s entry lists. Fifty-one drivers have entered the 51st Annual Snowball Derby on, while the entry […]

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We are less than three weeks away from the 51st Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway . While fans from all over will make the pilgrimage to Pensacola for the biggest asphalt Super Late Model race in the country, there is a full week’s worth of racing on tap at the Florida half-mile during Snowball […]

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Each year, the Snowball Derby provides an opportunity for young, promising drivers to gain notoriety with a solid run against the best Super Late Model competition in the country. Manassas, Virginia’s Mason Diaz hopes to make a strong first impression.   Diaz will be attempting double-duty during the famed week of action at Five Flags […]

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Corey Heim made his debut at the Snowball Derby by finishing eighth as a 15-year-old in the Snowflake 100 Pro Late Model race. One year older and one year wiser, the Marietta, Georgia native is heading back to Pensacola, Florida’s Five Flags Speedway with his eyes on two possible victories in Late Model racing’s biggest […]

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