Earlier this month, Blake Morris, the son of Late Model Stock Car legend Philip Morris, tragically passed away at the young age of 23.  The racing community will honor the second-generation racer on Saturday, May 2 with a benefit race on iRacing.   SHARC Motorsports and Speed51 have partnered to host the Blake Morris 200 […]

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Looking back now, it was one of the best Modified performances of all-time during a single season.  1978 was the year of Geoff Bodine in the infamous red number one. Bodine won 55 of the 84 events that he ran that season, with an unimaginable winning percentage of 65 percent.   On this date in […]

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NASCAR announced on Friday that their weekend of racing at Martinsville Speedway (VA) on May 8-9 will be postponed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  This includes the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour event at the facility scheduled for May 8.   pic.twitter.com/H5Kz030svZ — NASCAR (@NASCAR) April 17, 2020   NASCAR also said in the […]

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Former NASCAR Pinty’s Series champion Cayden Lapcevich led the most laps during the APC United Late Model eSeries event at Richmond Raceway, contrary to last week’s race at USA International Speedway where he only led the final two laps to score the win. However, Thursday night’s finish was similar to that of the opener, with […]

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The APC United Late Model Series is hosting another sim racing event Thursday, April 16 at 8:05p.m. ET as part of the APC eSeries. After competing at the now-defunct USA International Raceway last week, they will now take on the virtual Richmond Raceway for 150 laps of racing live on Speed51.com.   This week’s race […]

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The first eTruck Series Night in America event was a huge success for all those involved, with top drivers from both the real-life and sim NASCAR world taking part in the charity race at the virtual Atlanta Motor Speedway. NASCAR Xfinity Series competitor Ryan Vargas is putting on another major sim racing event this Thursday, […]

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Growing up just down the road from Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Virginia, Matt Bowling was destined to race.  During his racing career, he quickly rose to prominence in Virginia’s Late Model Stock scene, culminating with the NASCAR Weekly Racing Series National Championship in 2016.   Just as quickly as Bowling reached that mountaintop, however, he […]

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Blake Morris, the son of five-time NASCAR Weekly Racing Series National Champion Philip Morris, passed away on Tuesday.   R&S Race Cars shared the news on Facebook.  Philip Morris joined forces with R&S Race Cars during the offseason ahead of the 2020 season, preparing for another shot at the NASCAR National Championship.   "We are […]

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Last year, Mark Wertz spent less time in the cockpit than he had in previous years.  His primary job was that of crew chief for Connor Hall, who competed for the track championship at Langley Speedway and won the venue’s biggest race, the Hampton Heat 200.   Needless to say, it raised a few eyebrows […]

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Radford, VA - Due to the recent developments and restrictions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the stay at home mandate through June 10th, issued by Virginia Governor, Ralph Northam, Motor Mile Speedway and Motor Mile Dragway will not open for the 2020 season. All special events have been cancelled as well as track […]

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