NASCAR Race Weekend Central

Keepin’ it Short – Remembering Clyde in Florida

Clyde Hart was well known in Florida racing circles for being incredibly frugal. He purchased his own generator to power the lights at New Smyrna Speedway once his first power bill arrived after he lit the track and it was $2,500. Hart focused on making the fan experience memorable and also took great care of …

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Keepin’ it Short – Racing for a memory

Keepin’ it Short – Racing for a memory The Lucas Oil Dirt Late Model Series will be invading the upstate of South Carolina this coming week for the Grassy Smith Memorial. The winner of the event will take home $10,000 but they’ll also enter their name in the record books alongside some of the best …

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Keepin it Short – Capping off a racing weekend

The first of two big race weeks in a row in the Charlotte area does not end on Saturday night with the All-Star race. It actually rolls to a finish on Sunday afternoon when Caraway Speedway drops the flag on three races, including the 200 lap Super Five Late Model race which will feature some …

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Keepin’ it Short – Short track road trip

Being a short track racing fan can frequently lead to road trips to exotic locations like Asheboro, NC and Greenville, SC. There are all sorts of exciting happenings that can take place along the highways and byways as you travel to and from race tracks. This week I thought I’d share some of those events …

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