Rising to the challenge is what separates a top-notch driver from the rest of the pack.  Whether it’s dominating a race, going on a winning streak or sealing a win with a late-race pass, drivers slowly rise to the top of the field and make a name for themselves.     That’s why the FK […]

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Rossburg, OH — After two Prelim Nights, spread over a 37-day period, the 48th annual World 100 concluded with the main event of the 2018 racing season in the Dirt Super Late Model World. The famed ½ (0.500) mile high-banked dirt oval of Eldora Speedway (OH), located just east of the Indiana/Ohio state line in […]

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ABERDEEN, S.D. (July 17, 2018) – Earl Pearson Jr. charged from his eighth starting spot to win Tuesday night’s Bullet SportsWear Shootout at Brown County Speedway.   South Dakota veteran Scott Ward grabbed the lead at the start of the 50-lap main event and had the packed grandstands on their feet. Ward led the first seven […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated, the Speed51.com JRi Short Track Power Poll ranks drivers from all across the land on their strength to this point in the season.    A panel of industry experts from all four corners of the country and Canada have voted on their choices for the first JRi Shocks Short Track Power […]

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A setback is a platform for a comeback.  In the ultra-competitive sport of racing, we often see talented race car drivers have setbacks during a racing season.  But like in life, a setback simply paves the way for a comeback on the race track.   Today, Speed51.com is recognizing the comebacks and improvements made in […]

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From the dirt at Volusia to the asphalt at New Smyrna and beyond, Florida Speedweeks 2018 was full of impressive performances.  Today, we give you the top 10 short track drivers that competed in Florida during the month of February.   1. Donny Schatz – Sprint Cars Schatz visited victory lane in four of the […]

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Tim McCreadie put on a performance for the ages Saturday night at Volusia Speedway Park.  The driver known as “T-Mac” charged from his last row starting spot to win the 50-lap Super DIRTcar Series feature and his first DIRTcar Nationals Big Gator trophy.   McCreadie was in a solid position entering the final night at […]

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