Speed51 continues to expand its karting coverage in 2020, starting with an exciting event at a historic dirt track racing venue.
The 2020 Winter Kart Nationals at East Bay Raceway Park (FL) will be streamed live on Speed51 on Saturday, January 11, headlined by the Great Southern Equipment 300 at the famed half-mile “Clay by the Bay.” Monthly and yearly subscribers to the Speed51 Network will be able to watch the event live at no additional cost.
"Everyone involved is excited to have Speed51 come down to Tampa and join us for our event,” said Winter Kart Nationals Promoter Rick Hockman. “This event is a first for Florida and puts Florida karting on a national map. Our Great Southern Equipment 300 class is paying $5,000 to win and is guaranteed to be one of the most entertaining kart races in the past 15 years. We can't wait to see everyone this weekend."
The Winter Kart Nationals’ main event will be the Great Southern Equipment 300, a 300-lap feature for Pro Stock Heavy competitors, paying $5,000 to win. The race will include live pit stops, adding a unique twist for the race.
Saturday’s feature racing will begin at 4 p.m. ET. The Great Southern Equipment 300 will take place at 7 p.m.
Numerous other divisions will be in action throughout the afternoon and evening and included in the Speed51 broadcast.
East Bay Raceway Park is a famed venue, best known for hosting the Winternationals each year as part of Florida Speedweeks.
Tune in this weekend and watch karting at one of the truly historic tracks of dirt track racing live on Speed51.