The 49th Annual Snowball Derby was an event that race fans won’t forget anytime soon. From the first feature races on Wednesday to the final checkered flag on Tuesday, there were plenty of eventful moments.   We at Speed51.com have done our best to narrow down the list to the 10 best moments from the 49th […]

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Steve Buttrick waited. And waited. And waited some more.   The veteran wheelman stalked the rear deck of Mark Barnhill for 18 laps before finding the perfect spot to make his move. The move was quick and decisive, as he held on the rest of the race to take the Sportsman feature of the 49th […]

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Throughout the five days of the Snowball Derby many teams face adversity, and it is how a team deals with that adversity that can determine their performance. Once again Speed51.com powered by JEGS is proud to announce the winners of this year’s Five Star Race Car Bodies Tested Tough Award. Handed out annually to teams […]

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The Snowball Derby is not just about the Super Late Models.  It’s also the Snowball Derby for all the local classes, and there are many stories to tell.  One is that of Steve Buttrick the standout in the Beef O’Brady’s Sportsman division.  He finished fourth in points during the 2015 season, but as a four-time […]

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IRVINGTON, Ala. — Although it was a week late due to being postponed by persistent rain showers, Mosquito Patch Night at Mobile International Speedway (MIS) lived up to the hype on Saturday night. With ARCA Mobile 200 replica jukebox trophies handed out to the winners – as well as a substantial paycheck – there was […]

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11:59 Thanks for joining us good night.   11:58 That ends our coverage here tonight. Thanks for joining us here at Mobile and don’t forget the Southern Super Series will be back in action again next Saturday at Montgomery Motor Speedway (AL) on June 1st.   11:57 Jayme Correy won the bomber feature.   11:25 […]

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11:39 To recap, tonight’s winners were Steve Buttrick (Sportsman) and Michael Nelson (Bomber). The Sportsman finish is still unofficial, we will update Trackside tomorrow if anything happens in tech for that division. See you tomorrow! Edit Delete Entry 11:38 Also a final thanks for today’s sponsors, Schoenfeld Headers for today’s Trackside coverage and JEGS for […]

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12:22 And there are still opportunities to partner with Speed51.com and advertise during the Snowball Derby coverage. Email [email protected] for affordable advertising packages during our “Official News Site of the Snowball Derby” coverage, which will include live Trackside Now and radio broadcasts.    Edit   Delete Entry 12:21 Click here for Snowball Derby schedule & ticket info 12:21 Make sure you call […]

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12:29 That will conclude today’s (or yesterday’s on the East and Central coast) coverage from Five Flags Speedway. Friday’s Trackside Now coverage will kick off mid-morning on the day where we will qualify for the Snowball Derby and run features for Modifieds and Super Stocks. Thanks to Paragon for being the presenting sponsor of today’s […]

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