Chemung, NY – Opening night for the weekly divisions at Chemung Speedrome was greeted with a large crowd and a full general admission parking area. The track was celebrating the points opener with “Pack the Track Night” and the fans didn’t disappoint as they turned out in droves.   Tyler Rypkema made a fairly last […]

Read more

The stars of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will make their way to the Empire State this Saturday to take part in the prestigious Classic Weekend at Oswego Speedway.  While racing at "The Steel Palace" is a unique venue for many drivers on the tour, the weekend will be extra special for one of New […]

Read more

The 2018 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes ballot was completed by 61 short track insiders, including media members, team and driver development professionals, track and series promoters and officials, product and industry representatives, NASCAR National Series drivers, crew members, short track racing veterans and more.  The voters could select as few as 10 and as […]

Read more

Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com enjoys.  With a big event taking place tonight at New Smyrna Beach Speedway in Samsula, Florida, our staff has been challenged once again.   This week we asked members of our Speed51.com team, "Who are you […]

Read more

New Smyrna Speedway officials have released the latest batch of pre-entries for the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing, scheduled to begin on Friday, February 9. The Tour-type Modified list was the biggest grower this time around as the event gets ready to begin in a little more than one week’s time.   Headlining […]

Read more

The Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series may be in a period of silence at the moment as far as on track action, but there is plenty happening in and around the race shops as 2017 heads towards a big two-race finale.   First up, a week from this Sunday on September 24, the RoC […]

Read more

LANCASTER, N.Y. – Tyler Rypkema of Owego, N.Y. won the third annual Ol’ Boy Cup 60 Bill Colton Memorial presented by Thermal Foams at Lancaster National Speedway on Thursday night. It was the first ever Race of Champions Modified Series win for the 20-year-old Rypkema.   In other X-Press Signs Stock Car Series racing action, […]

Read more

The preseason story of youth has carried on into the early part of the 2017 Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Tour season. This was at the forefront last time out at Oswego Speedway with Bryan Sherwood and Tyler Rypkema putting on impressive performances, each with a chance at their first RoC victory. In the end, […]

Read more

For the past year or so, talk of a youth movement within the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series has put the focus on a number of up and coming drivers. Saturday at Oswego Speedway the focus became crystal clear when second generation driver Bryan Sherwood put on a great demonstration of driving, leading […]

Read more