Sophia, NC — The 55th Annual Season opener slated for Sunday has been cancelled due to the impending forecast of rain.  The open test on Saturday will continue for the competitors from 12-5.   The season opener will be on March 28th Featuring a 100 Lap PRA Tour Super Late Models, 602 Super Limiteds, 602 Modifieds, […]

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With all of the action at Florida Speedweeks in the books, there is finally an opportunity to reflect on the weeks of racing during the month of February. Here are Speed51’s top 10 moments from Florida Speedweeks, highlighting some of the biggest moments from the Sunshine State.   1) Photo Finish in the John Blewett […]

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Elma, New York – Race of Champions management has released the first nine dates for the Race of Champions Modified Series 2020 season.   The schedule gives fans an opportunity to visit to premier racing facilities throughout the Northeast. These dates and locations will bring together traditional events with some exciting […]

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After a week of podium finishes at New Smyrna Speedway, Matt Hirschman broke through on the biggest stage Friday night during the Richie Evans Memorial 100.  The driver known as "Big Money" shined when the lights were the brightest, dominating the most prestigious race of the five-day event and capturing the 2020 Tour-type Modified championship […]

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Anthony Nocella and Matt Hirschman have been inseparable for most of the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing.  That has not changed going into qualifying for the final night of Tour-type Modified racing at New Smyrna Speedway .   Nocella and Hirschman were the two fastest qualifiers for the Richie Evans Memorial at New […]

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There were still a handful of laps left in the John Blewett III Memorial, but intuition told race officials they were about to see something special Wednesday night at New Smyrna Speedway.  Matt Hirschman and Anthony Nocella were battling wheel-to-wheel around the Florida half-mile oval with nothing to separate them as they battled to the […]

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Craig Lutz will start Wednesday night’s John Blewett, III Memorial in the same place he finished Tuesday night at New Smyrna Speedway – the number one spot.   Matt Hirschman set fast time in qualifying for the 76-lap feature, circling the Florida half-mile in 17.267 seconds.  Hirschman enters Wednesday’s race tied with Anthony Nocella […]

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