The Speed51 Network served as the go-to source for short track racing videos in 2018.  With cameras rolling at race track throughout North America, over 1,000 videos were and are available to Speed51 Network premium subscribers.

 

We know there are a lot of videos to sort through, so we decided to break it down to the top 25 must-see videos posted on Speed51.com in 2018.

 

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#1 - Recap - Blizzard Series Opener at Five Flags

It didn't take long for the storylines to unfold during the Blizzard Series opener at Five Flags Speedway.  The fight heard around the short track world between Donnie Wilson and Stephen Nasse proved to be a hot topic to open the 2018 season. In this video, we caught up with both drivers to discuss what happened.

 

#2 - Highlights: 51st Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags

The 51st Annual Snowball Derby didn't disappoint.  From an incident involving a pair of Super Late Model heavyweights to a late-race pass for the win, race fans can see all of the highlights on the Speed51 Network.

 

#3 - Five Star Unveils New Body at 2017 PRI Show

Five Star Race Car Bodies unveiled the new Gen6 body during the 2017 PRI Show in Indianapolis.  Although this video was released in 2017, it still was the third most watched video on Speed51.com in 2018.

 

#4 - Highlights: Easter Bunny 150 at Hickory

The Easter Bunny 150, a marquee event for the Pro All Stars Series (PASS), once again attracted a strong field of competitors from the north and south. Race fans can watch highlights from the race on the Speed51 Network.

 

Jack Smith was among the drivers involved in a dramatic Pro Late Model race at Bristol. (Speed51.com photo)

#5 - Highlights: JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour at Bristol

The Pro Late Model race during the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway had it all.  After multiple contenders collided on and off the race track, an underdog winner emerged.

 

#6 - 51 Films: Kyle Busch's Golden 50th Annual Snowball Derby

After winning the 50th Annual Snowball Derby, Kyle Busch took some time to reflect on the victory and what it means to him. 51 Films produced this short film on Busch's victory and his path to another Tom Dawson Trophy.

 

#7 - Highlights: ARCA/CRA Super Series SpeedFest 200 at Cordele

The 2018 Super Late Model season heated up at Crisp Motorsports Park during the CRA SpeedFest 200 in January.  Drivers at the front of the field swapped paint in the later stages of the race before one driver was sent to the rear of the field and ultimately drove back to the front to claim the win.

 

#8 - Highlights: North/South Super Late Model Challenge at Nashville

Three dozen Super Late Model drivers showed up to battle at the North/South Super Late Model Challenge at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville (TN).  Full race highlights from the 100-lap race can be viewed exclusively on the Speed51 Network.

 

Brandon Setzer was not happy following the conclusion of a CARS Tour race at Orange County. (Speed51.com photo)

#9 - Recap: CARS Tour Super Late Models at Hickory

The drama of the 2018 Super Late Model season continued during the CARS Tour Super Late Model race at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) in May.  After Brandon Setzer and Raphael Lessard collided on the race track, Setzer and the Kyle Busch Motorsports team collided in the pit area.

 

#10 - Highlights: Southern Super Series Rattler 250 at South Alabama

A rising star and a veteran Super Late Model driver were involved in a spirited battle during the Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway.  In the end, the paint-swapping battle determined which driver would meet the Alabama rattlesnake in victory lane.

 

#11 - 51 Films: Mission Impossible - Bubba Pollard

During the month of June, Bubba Pollard embarked on a journey rarely taken in Super Late Model racing nowadays. Pollard competed in three races in two states over the course of four days.  In the end, Super Late Model racing's outlaw came up just one position short of his ultimate goal.

 

Joe Graf, Jr. had the roof taken off of his No. 12 after a crash at Bristol. (Speed51.com photo)

#12 - On-Board: Joe Graf Huge Crash at Bristol

Joe Graf, Jr. was involved in one of the biggest crashes of the 2018 season during the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway.  Speed51.com had an on-board camera mounted in Graf's No. 12 and had a close-up view of the crash.

 

#13 - Recap: ValleyStar Credit Union 300 at Martinsville

The biggest race of the Late Model Stock Car season didn't lack storylines.  With $25,000 on the line, the prestigious Martinsville 300 featured hot tempers and hot action on the race track. We recapped it all in this recap video on the Speed51 Network.

 

#14 - Highlights: Redbud 400 at Anderson Speedway

Four hundred laps around a quarter-mile bullring.  That's all that needs to be said.  The Redbud 400 was filled with paint-swapping action and great racing throughout.

 

Bubba Pollard was a man on a mission at the Oxford 250. (Photo credit: Speed51.com / John A. Miller)

#15 - One on One With Bubba Pollard After Oxford 250 Win

Bubba Pollard did the unthinkable in August when he traveled north to Maine and won the Oxford 250 in his first attempt. Speed51.com Editor Brandon Paul went one-on-one with Pollard to discuss his impressive feat and his experience at one of America's most prestigious short track races.

 

#16 - Wired: Super Late Models at Bristol

Speed51.com's video team put in overtime to produce this behind-the-scenes video of the Super Late Model race at Bristol Motor Speedway.  The unique video includes spotter audio and some of the most intense moments from the Last Great Colosseum.

 

#17 - Highlights: Canadian Short Track Nationals at Jukasa

With $50,000 (CAD) on the line, Late Model racers from throughout North America travel north of the border to Jukasa Motor Speedway for the Canadian Short Track Nationals.

 

#18 - We're Wreckin' - September 2018

We're Wreckin' takes a look at some of the biggest thrills and spills from the short track racing world during the month of September.

 

With big money on the line, the Winter Showdown didn't disappoint. (Speed51.com photo)

#19 - Highlights - SRL Winter Showdown at Kern County

A strong field of 48 Super Late Model drivers including a NASCAR Cup Series champion made their way to Kern County Raceway Park (CA) for the $30,000-to-win SRL Winter Showdown.

 

#20 - Highlights: Kalamazoo Klash XXVI at Kalamazoo Speedway

The most prestigious Outlaw Super Late Model race of the year didn't disappoint in 2018.  Watch the full highlights from the Kalamazoo Klash on the Speed51 Network.

 

#21 - Highlights: North-South Shootout at Concord

Tour-type Modified drivers from the north and south squared off during the North/South Shootout at Concord Speedway (NC).  See who came out on top at the trick tri-oval by watching the highlights on the Speed51 Network.

 

#22 - Music Video: Blue Gray 100 at Cherokee

The top Dirt Late Model racers from the Carolinas squared off against some of the biggest names in the sport during the Blue Gray 100 at Cherokee Speedway (NC).  Check out this sweet music video to get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the event.

 

#23 - Highlights: Vermont Milk Bowl at Thunder Road

One of the toughest and unique short track races in America wasn't decided until the final turn.  Watch the highlights from a thrilling Vermont Milk Bowl on the Speed51 Network.

 

#24 - Highlights: Short Track Super Series at Accord

The "Battle of the Bullring" lived up to its moniker when the Short Track Super Series visited Accord Speedway (NY) in 2018.

 

#25 - Recap: NWMT All-Star Shootout at New Hampshire

There's never a dull moment when the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour arrives at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.  Add in a field of all-star caliber drivers and it's sure to be a good time.  Get the full scoop on this year's NWMT All-Star Shootout in this video recap on the Speed51 Network.

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Top 25 Short Track Racing Videos From 2018 Season