Since today is Throwback Thursday, we figured we’d throw it back to the inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway and take a look at the top 10 videos posted on Speed51.com from that event. You can watch all of these videos, plus all of the on-demand videos from the second running of the event next weekend, by subscribing to the Speed51 Network.
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This incident occurred during the NSTA Modified A-Main Feature at the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway. Ride along with Stephen Klinect, who caught air after being hit by three other Modifieds coming off turn four. Klinect was okay after the accident and was able to exit the car under his own power.
The Pro Late Model feature during the inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals was a wild one. Eddie Fatscher and Dillon Oliver collided while battling for the lead and Oliver was sent head-on into the outside wall. After exiting his car, Oliver confronted Fatscher’s team and a punch was thrown by a member of the Fat Head Racing team.
After the first day of practice for Super Late Models and Pro Late Models, Speed51.com recapped the action with some of the day’s fastest drivers.
The tri-sanctioned Super Late Model race for the Southern Super Series, ARCA/CRA Super Series and CARS Tour featured some of the biggest names in Super Late Model racing and beyond. Check out the full highlights from the 100-lap race in the video above.
Take a ride with 2017 Southern Super Series champion Stephen Nasse as he tackles the fast half-mile oval at the Last Great Colosseum.
Speed51.com’s Casey LaJoie recaps the first day of CARS Tour Late Model Stock Cars practice at the Short Track U.S. Nationals. He speaks with Bradley McCaskill, Layne Riggs, Josh Berry and Myatt Snider about their laps around Bristol.
The CRA Street Stock race was one of the most entertaining races of the inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals. You can watch the full race highlights in the video above.
Ride on-board with eventual Late Model Stock Car winner Myatt Snider as he makes a mock qualifying run around Bristol Motor Speedway during practice.
For many drivers, their first laps around Bristol Motor Speedway were during a test day prior to the inaugural event. We spoke to a handful of drivers and recapped the first test day for the event.
Watch the time lapse as nearly 300 race cars take their spot in the infield for the inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol.