The first weekend of March served as the official kickoff to the 2016 racing season for a number of short tracks throughout the country this past weekend.  Caraway Speedway , Hickory Speedway and Dillon Motor Speedway all hosted their first events of the new season and there certainly wasn't a lack of excitement […]

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ARDMORE, Okla. -- Twenty-four hours after winning Friday's feature race, Rodney Sanders was back in victory lane Saturday after winning the 50-lap main event at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway to put the wraps on USMTS Winter Speedweeks.   The 2013 and 2014 USMTS national champ from Happy, Texas, used every bit of the wide 3/8-mile […]

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ARDMORE, OK—Rodney Sanders got his kicks at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway Friday night, nabbing his 66th career USMTS victory on the eve of the USMTS Winter Speedweeks finale. It appeared that his route to victory would be an easy one as he shot from the seventh starting spot to grab the lead from Lance Town […]

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Guess what, race fans? It’s March, and that means spring is just around the corner and the Short Track Racing season is just about ready to get into full swing.  A handful of race tracks in the Carolinas kick off their seasons, and even more around the country will drop the green flag this weekend […]

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ARDMORE, Okla. -- Marshalltown, Iowa's Ryan Gustin chalked up his fourth win of USMTS Winter Speedweeks Thursday night at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway in Ardmore, Okla.   Gustin has now won at each of the four race tracks visited by the United States Modified Touring Series to kick off the 2016 campaign, and 'The Reaper' […]

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From Super Late Models racing in the California sunshine to the indoor racing in the Northeast, this past weekend offered short track racing fans a little bit of everything.  To catch you up on all of the action from around the country, we at Speed51.com powered by JEGS have assembled a list of the top 10 […]

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VIVIAN, La.—Jake Gallardo’s first USMTS triumph happened 875 miles from home Saturday night when he captured the feature win in the 5th Annual USMTS Cajun Clash presented by Horseshoe Bossier City.   Just five days shy of his 23rd birthday, the second-generation driver from Las Cruces, N.M., parlayed a front row start into a wire-to-wire […]

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Ryan Gustin bested his car builder, Jason Hughes, in a hard-fought battle at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway Friday night to capture the win on the second night of the 5th Annual USMTS Cajun Clash presented by Horseshoe Bossier City. Gustin started on the pole for the 40-lap affair, but it was Hughes taking charge when the […]

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- With 65 of the nation's premier heavy-hitters on hand Thursday at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway, Stormy Scott was in a class all his own in the 35-lap main event to kick off the 5th Annual USMTS Cajun Clash presented by Horseshoe Bossier City.   After racing from sixth to second in Edelbrock Heat […]

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ELM MOTT, Texas -- Ryan Gustin rolled to his second win during USMTS Winter Speedweeks with an impressive wire-to-wire triumph Friday night during the second night of the 7th Annual Day Motor Sports Texas Spring Nationals at the Heart O' Texas Speedway.   Twenty-four hours earlier, Gustin charged from 22nd on the starting grid to […]

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