Thousands of short track racing fans made their way to Speed51.com during the past three weeks to cast their votes for the 2017 51 Awards.  The annual awards that honor the best of the best in short track racing from the previous season has become one of the most popular features that we host here […]

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In recent years, two short track racing events have established themselves as being the biggest and the best in North America.  Although many other great events are held nationwide each year, the two events we’re speaking of are in a class of their own when it comes to popularity among race fans.   Those two […]

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Announcers are more than just people who talk (or sometimes yell) into microphones.  At a short track racing event, they are just as much a part of the show as the racers.  They can be the difference between a good show and a great show.   The responsibility of an announcer is to keep his […]

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Promoting a race track or touring series can be one of the most difficult jobs in motorsports. It can also be one of the most rewarding when everything goes right.   From putting money on the line for racers to enhancing the fan experience, short track racing promoters do it all.  In order to strive […]

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Over 10,000 short track racing fans made their way to Speed51.com during the past month to cast their votes for the 2016 51’s presented by JEGS.  The annual awards that honor the best of the best in short track racing from the previous season has become one of the most popular features that we host here […]

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For the first time in the 13-year history of the annual 51’s presented by JEGS, a driver has won back-to-back Short Track Driver of the Year awards.  Ty Majeski of Seymour, Wisconsin has been voted the 2016 Short Track Driver of the Year by the fans on Speed51.com.  Majeski, widely considered as the top short […]

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Since the creation of the 51’s presented by JEGS on Speed51.com, two of the most popular categories have been “Best Photo” and “Best Finish.”  While the award for “Best Photo” has been around since the first edition of the 51’s in 2004, the “Best Finish” category was introduced in 2015 and has quickly become one […]

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With more and more people interacting over social media with each passing day, it is becoming increasingly more important for drivers, tracks and series to have a presence online. In addition to honoring drivers and series for their on-track efforts, we at Speed51.com also like to recognize those who do a good job behind the […]

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Each year, Speed51.com nominates a handful of drivers, tracks, social media accounts, websites, photos and more for fans to vote on and choose which one was their favorite for that year in the annual 51’s presented by JEGS on Speed51.com.   The winner of the Short Track Local Driver of the Year category for 2016 […]

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Each year, short tracks all over the country welcome fans and race teams into their facilities with the goal of providing quality entertainment for all involved. At the end of the season, fans have the opportunity to vote for the track they believe provided the best entertainment in the annual 51’s presented by JEGS on […]

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