Steve Wallace outdueled Bubba Pollard on a green-white-checkered restart to win the Championship Auto Racing Series (CARS) Super Late Model Tour Mid-Atlantic Classic at Orange County Speedway, earning $10,000 in the series’ first ever big-money event.   Pollard dominated most of the event, but a late-race caution set up a two-lap battle to the finish. […]

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(EDITOR’S NOTE: 51’s X-Factor is a feature on Speed51.com that features opinions from columnists on racing’s hottest topics. Rob Blount, the author of this editorial, is the Southeast Editor for Speed51.com. The views which are expressed in the following column are his own and not necessarily the views of Speed51.com and/or its partners.)   “What […]

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Stephen Wallace knocked out the family goliath Saturday night, winning the ARCA/CRA Super Series Redbud 400 in dramatic fashion at Anderson Speedway (IN). Wallace used a bump-and-run move on Canadian driver Raphael Lessard in the closing laps to score the victory.   The two drivers shared opposing feelings about how the race concluded.  From victory lane, Wallace […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about Saturday's Redbud 400 at Anderson Speedway (IN) in 51's Fast Facts below.    Date: June 24   Track: Anderson Speedway (1/4-mile high-banked, paved oval)   Location: 1311 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Anderson, IN 46016   Sanction: Champion Racing Association (CRA)   Distance: 400 laps   General Admission Tickets: Adults $25, Kids […]

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Two of short track racing’s brightest young stars stared down The Last Great Coliseum and didn’t flinch.   Raphael Lessard fended off every challenge Steve Wallace could muster in the first qualifying race for Super Later Models at the Short Track U.S. Nationals. In the second qualifying race, Chandler Smith took the lead early and […]

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Super Late Models from the Southern Super Series, ARCA/CRA Super Series and CARS Tour are in attendance at Bristol Motor Speedway (TN) this weekend for the inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals. To get you prepared for the weekend, our resident "Stat Boy" Elgin Traylor takes a look at the race "by the numbers."   Entries: […]

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It may be an inaugural event, but that isn't stopping the staff here at Speed51.com powered by JEGS from taking our best guess at which drivers will end up in Victory Lane during the inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals.  With a large staff of race fans helping with our coverage this weekend from Bristol Motor […]

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Steve Wallace was undefeated in Bristol, Tennessee on Saturday, as he led the first two testing sessions for Super Late Models in anticipation of the inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals.   Wallace’s 14.873-second lap time around the 0.533-mile oval was his fastest of the day in a field of 13 Super Late Models who attended […]

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The 2017 Southern Super Series season kicks off this weekend with the 41st Annual Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway. With another exciting year on the horizon for the fifth-year series, we've put together some news and notes heading into the season.   A Quest to Defend: Donnie Wilson enters the 2017 season on top of […]

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