Du Quoin, IL -- USAC National champions Tyler Courtney and Tanner Thorson are among the final set of entries for the "Junior Knepper 55" USAC Midget Special Event this Saturday, December 15 at the Southern Illinois Center in Du Quoin as the entry list soars to 74 drivers and teams for the fourth annual race. […]

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Nine up-and-coming drivers have been named to the 2018 NASCAR Next class. This year’s group includes five new drivers revealed Tuesday, joining four returning members from the previous year.   Since the inaugural class was unveiled in 2011, 38 of the 51 drivers who have participated in the program have gone on to compete at […]

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The 2018 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 61 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members, short track racing veterans and more.  The voters could select as few as 10 and as […]

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Christopher Bell has proven over the last few years that he’s always a contender at the Chili Bowl. But on Thursday night, the defending champion of the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl proved that the River Spirit Expo Center is his playground. Bell swept his night and took home the win in Thursday’s 25-lap A-Main to […]

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Nick Hoffman has accomplished a lot during his racing career, but a win on Friday night at his home track of Millbridge Speedway may have been one of the biggest of them all.  Hoffman started from the outside of the front row and led all but one lap to win the $5,151-to-win Speed51 Open.   […]

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The 2017 Speed51.com Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes featured drivers from all disciplines of short track racing. Full fenders, open-wheeled, asphalt, dirt, all walks of life have been represented in this year’s edition. As we go through this year’s Short Track Draft results, we will be breaking down the top picks per discipline, […]

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The 2017 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 65 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members and more. The voters could select as few as 10 and as many as […]

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Each year as the NFL Draft approaches, aspiring professional football players see their draft stock rise, fall or hold steady.  Similarly, short track racers see their stock rise and fall ahead of the Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes.   Our short track racing experts have taken a look at some of the drivers in […]

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