For 29 years, the October Classic at Mesa Marin Raceway in Bakersfield, CA was the cornerstone of the racing season on the West Coast.  It was an event that many drivers and fans set their schedule around each and every year.  In 2005 that tradition came to an end with the closing of the high […]

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What a weekend it was. Mayhem at Martinsville, second dates with the cow, history for the Dirt Princess and another big check for "Big Money Matt." If you missed any of it, just keep reading because we'll get you up to date with our Top 10 stories from the weekend.   1. Mayhem-Filled Martinsville 300 […]

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Jacob Gomes entered Saturday night's "SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour 125 presented by 51 FIFTY Energy Drink 125" at Madera Speedway with only one top-ten in a disastrous season.  He left Madera with his first SRL win since his championship season in 2015.  In a race that saw four different leaders, and four lead changes, […]

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1) ValleyStar 300 at Martinsville Speedway  – The biggest Late Model Stock Car race of the year is finally upon us. A Grandfather clock is on the line, as well as a big check and bragging rights for a whole year. A big crowd, plenty of sold hot dogs, and sparks flying under the lights […]

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The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series will be visiting Madera Speedway on September 29, for the “SPEARS Manufacturing 125 presented by 51 FIFTY Energy Drink.”  The event will be the seventh scheduled race of nine during the 2018 season.  It is the second time the series has visited Madera after opening the season at […]

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For the third year in a row, Speed51.com has teamed up with the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series to allow fans to vote for the series’ most popular driver during the 2018 season.   With only three races remaining this season, it’s time for race fans to cast their vote for the driver they cheered […]

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Boring. Bland. Tedious. Dull. Uneventful.   Those are five words that should never be used to describe the 2018 Super Late Model season.   During a time in which some folks believe the higher levels of racing have become stale, the action and drama on the national Super Late Model scene has intensified during the […]

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Another weekend of short track racing is upon us.  From the "Madhouse" of Bowman Gray to the "Bacon" in Quebec, it is sure to be an action-packed weekend of racing.   We've narrowed down the list to 10 of the best short track racing events you should attend this weekend.   1) Hampton Heat 200 […]

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Two of the mainstay drivers of the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series call the New Stockton 99 Speedway their home track, and both drivers will be looking to collect the $5,000 winner’s check this Saturday when the tour rolls into Stockton, California for race number six of the 2018 season.   Saturday’s SPEARS Southwest Tour […]

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