Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51 for the latest short track racing news and information.  Like every news outlet, there are stories posted on Speed51.com that are read more and receive more interaction than others.  With a new year now upon us, we take a look back at […]

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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 Rod […]

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An underdog story played out on a massive stage Saturday night at The Dome at America’s Center (MO), as Tyler Carpenter held off some of the toughest Dirt Late Model competition before winning the race in a photo finish with Brandon Sheppard for an emotional triumph.   The West Virginia racer won the $30,000 Super […]

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Dirt Late Models took to the Dome at America’s Center for two flights of features on Friday night. Over 80 drivers took part in the second preliminary night for the Gateway Dirt Nationals, with six drivers clinching their spots into Saturday night’s finale and one driver stealing thes how.   The features were kicked off […]

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On a night of attrition and calamity, a surprise winner took the checkered flag in Round Two of the 2019 FASTRAK Racing Series East Coast Rumble.  Morgantown, West Virginia's Brent Trimble escaped victorious at Tyler County Speedway (WV) on Saturday night for his first career touring series win. Trimble is a routine competitor in the […]

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