As we continue to dive deeper into the 2016 racing season, the action continues to heat up at race tracks throughout North America.  This weekend featured a number of big short track events including SpeedFest 2016, the Gambler's Classic in Atlantic City (NJ) and the beginning of Florida in February for dirt racing fans.   […]

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It took a three-wide move against one of the budding stars of Late Model racing and one of the track’s most decorated racers, but John Hunter Nemechek emerged with a third-straight SpeedFest JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Pro Late Model victory Sunday afternoon.   Nemechek stole the lead from former track champion Chris Dilbeck and California hot […]

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The second day of SpeedFest 2016 at Crisp Motorsports Park in Cordele, Georgia was full of surprises for everyone except Super Late Model fast-qualifier Zane Smith.  Smith said that he knew he would be fast and knew he’d have a car that could take the pole for Sunday’s 200-lap Super Late Model event.   And […]

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Bragging rights are not only on the line for drivers, but also for the Speed51.com staff during this year's running of SpeedFest at Crisp Motorsports Park (GA).  Fourteen staff members throughout the United States have made their picks for both Late Model races that will be held on Sunday, January 31 and today we are […]

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A pair of defending World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing champions highlight the latest list of entries for this year’s 50th running of the event at New Smyrna Speedway (FL).  2015 Super Late Model champion Zane Smith and 2015 Tour-Type Modified champion Ryan Preece have both filed official entries for the 2016 version of […]

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At the start of the 2015 racing season, very few around the short track racing world knew the name Zane Smith.  It appeared on the entry list for the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing at New Smyrna Speedway (FL), but it was just one of many.  He was just a kid from California […]

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Much of the East Coast will be impacted by Winter Storm Jonas this weekend with some areas expected to receive over two feet of white, powdery snow.  While some families may sit around playing Monopoly or watching Netflix, we have come up with a better option for the short track racing enthusiasts.   For just […]

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With the 53rd running of the ARCA 200 at the Daytona International Speedway (DIS) a little more than a month away, this weekend January (15-16) marks the annual test session for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards at the 2.5 mile track.   Mason Mitchell Motorsports (MMM) has four drivers lined up to test […]

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