Newmanstown, PA -- Sometimes, in the ups and downs of life, you just need a bump in the right direction to get you going where you need to go.   In Saturday night's Eastern Midget Week finale at Lanco's Clyde Martin Memorial Speedway, Tyler Courtney received just that early on while running 4th in the […]

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania………Tyler Courtney and Clauson-Marshall Racing turned around a little bit of misfortune from earlier in the night into good fortune in Wednesday night’s Eastern Midget Week opener at Kutztown, Pa.’s Action Track USA.   Following Courtney's first qualifying lap, a coil went south, preventing him from recording a second lap.  However, that first lap […]

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Caney, KS -- When it rains, it pours. Sometimes that old idiom may involve negative characteristics, but there's also the positive side of the phrase that Tyler Courtney has experienced of late, a far cry from the former which consumed him prior to his back-to-back USAC NOS Energy National Midget victories.   The latest came […]

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Fairbury, NE -- After 21st and 22nd place finishes in his two most recent USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget outings, Tyler Courtney simply wasn't going to be stopped Saturday night at Jefferson County Speedway.   Literally, he was unable to stop as he drove through victory lane without the aid of brakes.   A […]

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Earlier this week, Tony Stewart and Ray Evernham announced plans to launch the Superstar Racing Experience (SRX), with plans to take the track in 2021.  Inspired by the former International Race of Champions (IROC), the vision for the SRX involves a six-race season using spec cars driven by current and former racing greats.   However, […]

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Knoxville, Iowa - In essence, it didn't take long for Tyler Courtney to get to the front of the field in Friday night's Brandt Corn Belt Nationals opener at Iowa's Knoxville Raceway.   In another sense, however, the wait was more than long enough.   The 2018 USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car champion started 3rd […]

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Tulsa, Oklahoma - It's been quite awhile since Tyler Courtney and the USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship were last in competition - 76 nights to be exact.   A little rust here and a few cobwebs to knock out there, the quarantine period during the COVID-19 pandemic around the world has knocked anybody […]

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The first round of the 2020 Speed51 Short Track Draft took place Thursday night, with the first-ever Short Track Draft Selection Show.  The Short Track Draft shines a spotlight on some of the top prospects in the short track racing world each year, and this year's crop shows plenty of promise.   The honor of […]

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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.   Our short track racing experts have taken a look at some of the drivers in this year's draft to […]

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Editor’s Note: The Speed51 Short Track Draft ranks the top prospects in short track rankings in the eyes of more than 100 industry experts who take part in the voting process. The following Top 10 ranking includes the opinions of Speed51 Correspondent Koty Geyer, and in no way reflects potential voting results or the ultimate […]

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