Two-time defending JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour champion Jack Dossey III made his first big venture outside Champion Racing Association (CRA) competition last December at the Snowball Derby, when he finished 17th after being the last car to race his way in through the last chance race.  Following that impressive outing, he will now head south for […]

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Austin Nason enjoyed a breakout season on the ARCA Midwest Tour in 2018.  He won his first two career Midwest Tour races at Madison International Speedway (WI) and Rockford Speedway (IL) and finished second in series points by just five markers.  After ending 2018 with his first start in the Snowball Derby, he heads back […]

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Kyle Plott enters the Southern Super Series season-opening Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway on the heels of a strong 2018 in Super Late Model competition. Although he’s hoping to get to victory lane in Sunday’s prestigious race, the Georgia native plans to stay far way from the Alabama rattlesnake in victory lane.   Last […]

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One of the most successful short track racers in the country will make his return to the Rattler 250 this weekend.  After missing last year’s race due to NASCAR Xfinity Series obligations, Wisconsin native Ty Majeski heads back to South Alabama Speedway looking to win the Rattler for the third time in four years.   […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend’s 43rd Annual Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway (AL) in 51’s Fast Facts below.    Dates: March 15 – 17, 2019   Track: South Alabama Speedway (4/10-mile paved oval)   Location: 189 AL-52, Kinston, AL 36453   Sanction: Southern Super Series   Purse: $12,000 […]

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The story of Corbin, Kentucky’s Josh Brock has been well-documented in the short track racing world.  He started his 2018 season by being declared cancer-free, then finished it by completing his comeback and winning the ARCA/CRA Super Series championship at the Winchester 400. Now, he has ambitious plans for the 2019 season, including his Rattler […]

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Last year’s Rattler 250 featured a late-race battle for the win between a rising young star and a Super Late Model veteran.  Harrison Burton swapped paint with Jeff Choquette and passed the veteran on the final lap on his way to victory lane.  One year later, the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series rookie will use […]

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With just over one week remaining until the 43rd Annual Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway, track officials have released the latest entry lists for the prestigious Late Model event.  Currently, a total of 43 entries have been received for the two Late Model divisions – Super Late Models and Pro Late Models.   While […]

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One of the most prestigious early-season Super Late Model events will be showcased to a national audience again in 2019.  Speed51 and South Alabama Speedway have teamed up to offer race fans a live pay-per-view broadcast of the 43rd Annual Rattler 250, the season opener for the Southern Super Series.   The Rattler produced one […]

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The beginning of another Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco season is just two and a half weeks away.  On Sunday, March 17, the best Super Late Model drivers from the Southeast and beyond will flock to South Alabama Speedway for the 43rd Annual Rattler 250.   “The Rattler 250 at South Alabama has so much […]

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