The 53rd Annual Snowball Derby is almost here and Speed51.TV is cranking things up to bring you wall-to-wall coverage of the most prestigious race in Late Model racing. From special live shows on site, to exclusive video features for yearly and monthly subscribers, plus much more is coming your way.
Get the lay of the land for the week of racing at Five Flags Speedway starting on Tuesday, December 1 as Speed51.TV will be live for the Snowball Derby Kickoff Show on location in Pensacola, Florida at Beef ‘O’ Brady’s. Starting at 7 p.m. CT / 8 p.m. ET we will be talking with drivers as they arrive to the Florida Panhandle and begin to set their sights on winning the Tom Dawson Trophy.
Shifting over to Five Flags Speedway on Wednesday, December 2 at 6pm CT / 7pm ET, Speed51.TV will be live once again for the all-important PFC Brakes Qualifying Draw, which will set the qualifying order for time trials for both the Snowball Derby and Allen Turner Snowflake 100. Get a first look at who will be on the hot seat first, as well as some first reactions.
Starting on Thursday, December 3 and running through to the big day on Sunday, December 6 see plenty of live and exclusive video content, including driver interviews, practice & qualifying recaps, and support race highlights. Once the checkered flag falls, the fun doesn’t stop with all the Snowball Derby postrace reactions and highlights.
Plus, leading up to then you can see plenty of highlights, interviews, and even full race replays from Snowball Derbies of the recent past.
All this coming with your $79.99 yearly or $9.99 monthly subscriptions. Be sure to pick up your Speed51.TV subscription today for great content this Snowball Derby and beyond.
The 53rd Annual Snowball Derby begins on Thursday, December 3, with the WCIParts.com Pro Trucks, the Dock of Pensacola Beach Sportsmen and the Lloyd’s Glass Pure Stocks competing in their feature events following the first rounds of practice for Super Late Model and Pro Late Model teams.
Friday, December 4 presents one of the most dramatic and intense days in short track racing, with Snowball Derby teams competing for a spot in Sunday’s race on Country Pleasin’ Sausage Pole Night. The Modifieds of Mayhem Tour 75-lap season finale follows qualifying.
Saturday, December 5 is an action-packed day of racing, featuring the Snowball Derby last chance race, the Snowflake 100 for Pro Late Models and a 50-lap feature for the Faith Chapel Outlaws.
Finally, Sunday, December 6 brings the most prestigious event in Super Late Model racing, the Snowball Derby. Pre-race festivities begin at noon, with driver introductions at 1:15 p.m. At 2:00 p.m., the Snowball Derby begins, starting the 300-lap battle to see who will take home the Tom Dawson Trophy.
The entire week of racing will be available to watch live on Speed51.TV’s pay-per-view broadcast.
-Story by: Connor Sullivan, Speed51 Northeast Editor – Twitter: @Connor51CT
-Photo credit: Speed51