In 2011, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East featured a stacked field with numerous future NASCAR Cup Series stars.  Darrell Wallace, Jr. and Matt DiBenedetto were both winners that year, while Chase Elliott, Alex Bowman and Corey LaJoie also competed full-time with the series and battled for victories.   Rising above them all for the […]

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In today's racing world, becoming a star takes more than just on-track performance. Just like the high component braking systems and components offered by StopTech, it takes the full package. Part of that package involves a driver's presence, creativity and ability to interact with fans on social media.   With that in mind, Speed51.com has […]

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With the coronavirus outbreak having all but completely shut down racing, drivers have been searching for different ways to connect with fans throughout the country. While many drivers have gone to sim racing, ARCA Menards Series competitor Hailie Deegan found a way to give fans autographs without meeting face to face.   It started when […]

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The Speed51 Elite Cup Series season began Wednesday night with a virtual 500-mile race at Daytona International Speedway. The 200-lap affair didn’t see too many yellows throughout the event, but they were big when they did come, with a green-white-checkered deciding the race after a wreck with less than five laps to go took out […]

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In light of the most recent recommendations by the US Center of Disease Control that no gatherings of 50 or more people take place for the next eight weeks, NASCAR announced Monday evening that it would postpone all race events through May 3. The decision also includes NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and ARCA Menards Series […]

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The recent coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has had a major effect on the entire planet, with many events being postponed or outright canceled.  The short track racing world has been no exception to this, with many events altered including Saturday’s ARCA Menards Series East race at Five Flags Speedway.   Five Flags Speedway promoter Tim Bryant […]

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In 19 races in 2019 Connor Okrzesik tallied 10 top Ten finishes and 2 wins including a 7th place finish in the Inaugural ARCA Pensacola 200 presented by Inspectra Thermal Solutions. Not only was last year's event the first ARCA race at Pensacola it was Okrzesiks first time in an ARCA car!   Okrzesik's wins […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. —DGR-Crosley announced today short track ace Bubba Pollard will drive the No. 17 TM Ranch/Harrisons Ford Fusion in Saturday’s ARCA Menards Series East race at 5 Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Fla.   The Senoia, Ga., native is no stranger to 5 Flags Speedway. He has 12 starts in the prestigious Snowball Derby with […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. - Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced today that Chandler Smith will return to the organization for an eight-race NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series schedule in 2020 with primary sponsorship from JBL, the authority in engineering superior sound. Smith will kickoff his 2020 schedule participating in the first two races of the […]

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The last time Ty Gibbs raced at Phoenix Raceway, he was standing in Victory Lane to close out the 2019 NASCAR K&N Pro Series West season. He’ll return next Friday night as part of the ARCA Menards Series’ inaugural race at the Arizona 1-mile oval, and while the series name has changed, the 17-year-old Charlotte, […]

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