Jamaica, VA – After a very disappointing 2020 due to COVID restrictions, Virginia Motor Speedway officials are excited to release the 2021 schedule and announce the return of racing. It will mark the 52nd season of action at the ½ mile speed plant in Jamaica, VA.   “To say we are excited about getting back […]

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Jamaica, VA – After a year where the COVID-19 pandemic canceled racing activities for Virginia Motor Speedway, officials are excited to release the dates for the speedway’s 2021 marquee events. Fans are sure to want to mark their calendars for what will be another stellar year for special events at the ½ mile speed plant […]

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Jamaica, VA – Virginia Motor Speedway officials have announced that this weekend’s (May 30th) Virginia Is For Racing Lovers King of the Commonwealth, sanctioned by the Ultimate Super Late Model Series and FASTRAK Racing, has been rescheduled for Spring of 2021.   With restrictions on mass gatherings issued by the State remaining in effect, the […]

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Jamaica, VA –In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Virginia Motor Speedway will be postponing the start of the 2020 season. This decision comes per recent CDC  guidelines, and the State of Virginia banning events of 100 or more people.   Officials of Virginia Motor Speedway will continue to closely monitor the situation in coordination […]

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The nation’s top regional Dirt Late Model touring series will begin its 2020 season Friday night with a stop at North Georgia Speedway in Chatsworth, Georgia.  We get you ready for the ULTIMATE Super Late Model Series season in this edition of “By the Numbers” on Speed51.   2: Michael Page has won the last […]

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Pittsburgh, PA – Officials with the Ultimate Northeast have added a provisional to the USA 100 at Virginia Motor Speedway. The guaranteed starting spot is worth $575 with $20,000 going to the winner.   The provisional will be based on the highest points position, if that driver doesn’t need a provisional it will go down […]

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Carnesville, GA – Virginia Motor Speedway is remaining under the FASTRAK Racing Series banner for their Pro Late Model class in 2020. The FASTRAK Racing Series powered by Chevrolet Performance has four dates overall at the 1/2-mile oval in 2020, culminating in the $51,000 to win 2020 FASTRAK World Championship.   “With the response of […]

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Speed51’s Short Track America returns to the FASTRAK World Championship at Virginia Motor Speedway tonight at 7 p.m. ET on MAVTV.  This time around, the UMP Modifieds will take to network television for their 40-lap feature around the state-of-the-art half-mile.   Nearly 40 Modifieds made the trip to the Eastern Virginia track, including nationally-known names […]

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Jamaica, VA – With the speedway’s special events having already been released several weeks ago, Virginia Motor Speedway officials have now released the rest of the 2020 schedule. It will mark the 51st season of action at the ½ mile speed plant in Jamaica, VA.   The schedule includes eleven (11) nights of weekly racing […]

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