From the races at your local short track to marquee events such as the Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500, motorsports events with rich traditions take place throughout the country each year.  Earlier this week, Jeff Gluck of The Athletic assembled a list of the top 10 most prestigious races in the United States.  Within that […]

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Each year, thousands of short track racing fans make their way to Speed51 for the latest short track racing news and information.  Like every news outlet, there are stories posted on Speed51.com that are read more and receive more interaction than others.  With a new year now upon us, we take a look back at […]

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In today's racing world, becoming a star takes more than just on-track performance. Just like the high component braking systems and components offered by StopTech, it takes the full package. Part of that package involves creativity and ability to interact with fans on social media.   With that in mind, Speed51.com has teamed up with […]

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“Brewster Baker” picked up a massive win this weekend, claiming the World 100 at Eldora Speedway (OH). In reality, Jonathan Davenport carried a brand-new wrap sporting the colors of Kenny Rogers’ character in the racing film “Six Pack,” to his third World 100 triumph, worth $52,000.    Davenport discussed the win and the retro scheme during […]

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ROSSBURG, OH  – Eldora Speedway’s annual World 100 has often been thought of as Dirt Late Model Racing’s Super Bowl or Daytona 500. Winning it just once puts a driver’s name beside the greatest the sport has ever had to offer, and one of the tallest trophies available into their trophy cabinet. Jonathan Davenport is […]

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ROSSBURG, OH – If any race fan out there ever needed a sign that the future of Dirt Late Model racing and its longevity in the motorsports world are alive and well, let Thursday night’s World 100 preliminary Feature results be it. Billy Moyer, 61, of Batesville, AR, and Hudson O’Neal, 19, of Martinsville, IN, […]

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Rising to the challenge is what separates a top-notch driver from the rest of the pack.  Whether it’s dominating a race, going on a winning streak or sealing a win with a late-race pass, drivers slowly rise to the top of the field and make a name for themselves.     That’s why the FK […]

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The weather may be cooling down, but the on-track action is hot as ever in the short track world with some of the year's most coveted events being contested these past few days. These are the Top 10 stories from the weekend.   1. Choquette Wins Florida-Georgia Battle for Winchester Rifle The 47th Annual Winchester […]

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Rossburg, OH — After two Prelim Nights, spread over a 37-day period, the 48th annual World 100 concluded with the main event of the 2018 racing season in the Dirt Super Late Model World. The famed ½ (0.500) mile high-banked dirt oval of Eldora Speedway (OH), located just east of the Indiana/Ohio state line in […]

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