With a new year comes another opportunity for the Modified drivers of Long Island to continue to add to their long racing legacy. But, while some wait for Riverhead Raceway to open in May, or for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour to roll of in March at South Boston Speedway, there are a few that […]

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History is a big part of racing, and the history of short track racing runs deep.  At certain points during the year, Speed51 will use our new "Throwback Thursday" segment to look back on some of the biggest stories from years past.  With the attention of the racing world on the state of Florida, this […]

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When the calendar flips to February, the countdown to Speedweeks typically begins for Wimmer Motorsports.  This year the Wausau, Wisconsin operation teams up with California native Jesse Love to make the annual trip to New Smyrna Speedway.  This marks the first venture for Wimmer Motorsports and Love, who brings Super Late Model experience with the SPEARS SRL […]

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Ty Majeski’s plans for Florida Speedweeks primarily revolve around Daytona International Speedway as he gets set to kick off his rookie NASCAR Truck Series campaign. But that won’t be the only racing the Wisconsin driver takes part in during the week. Majeski will be returning to New Smyrna Speedway for the World Series of Asphalt […]

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In Tour-type Modified racing these days, there is no shortage of enthusiasm between drivers, mechanics and fans. But, one driver that comes to mind for many when it comes to great enthusiasm is Jimmy Blewett. Whether he is racing in his home state of New Jersey at Wall Stadium, on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, […]

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In just one week’s time, the state of Florida will see hundreds of race teams make the trip to the Sunshine State for Speedweeks. From asphalt to dirt and even to the Daytona 500 festivities, it becomes a race fan’s paradise with multiple disciplines in action. One of the longest-running traditions of Florida Speedweeks has […]

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