51 to Provide Live Radio Broadcast of JEGS Tour at I-44
51 / JEGS Tour – 5/17/13
Speed51.com Radio will have an exclusive live radio broadcast of Saturday's Mercy Masters of the Pros JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour event at Lebanon I-44 Speedway in Missouri. Fans will be able to tune in to the live call of the feature racing action at approximately 7pm CT (8pm ET) right here on Speed51.com. The broadast is being made possible by Lisa Thomas Salon, with two locations in the Chicagoland area. For more information, visit www.lisathomassalon.com
Canadian Tire Series Opener to Air Live on Television
NCATS – 5/17/13
CTV, Canada’s most-watched television network for the past 10 years in a row, is broadcasting the 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 season opener for the first time live from Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Sunday, May 19. Coverage of Sunday’s Pinty’s presents the Vortex Brake Pads 200 will begin at 1 p.m. ET. (visit CTV.ca for local listings). The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series will also air live on TSN for the Sunday, Sept. 1 race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. The 2.459-mile road course is located near Bowmanville, Ontario, and is an hour drive from Toronto.
Ultra Cool Brake Fans Presenting 51s I-44 JEGS Coverage
51 – 5/17/13
Friday and Saturday, Speed51.com will feature exclusive live Trackside Now coverage of the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Mercy Masters of the Pros 144 at Lebanon I-44 Speedway. Ultra Cool Brake Fans has joined with 51 to present the live coverage both days. Ultra Cool Brake Fans is a new innovative product that is designed to help racers in brake heat disbursement. Their product has been race tested and has proven to keep brakes cooler on the track. The brake fans fit securely within the wheel and are less likely to damage during on-track action. This is the only product on the market that cools the wheel side of the caliper. It pumps more CFM (Cubic Feet per Minute) than conventional brake blowers. It weighs less than conventional brake ducts and blowers. The unique design allows the racer to double stack fans for added airflow and they make rotors and brake pads last longer. For more information and to order, please visit www.ultracoolbrakefans.com or call them at 720-690-7878.
Jay Van Der Geest Cattle Presents 51's ARCA MT Coverage
51 – 5/16/13
The second race of the 2013 season for the ARCA Midwest Tour will take place this Saturday night at State Park Speedway in Wausau, WI. Jay Van Der Geest Cattle of Merrill, WI will present live Trackside Now coverage. Jay Van Der Geest is the owner of Chris and Jason Weinkauf’s cars that compete in the Midwest Tour. Jay himself races weekly at State Park Speedway. This year, his son Levon will be competing in the new bandolero division. Jay Van Der Geest Cattle buys and sells livestock with specializing in custom heifer raising. For more information, call 715-536-8611.
Georgia Native Casey Roderick Lands SLM Ride
SSS – 5/16/13
Graham Trucking and Lance Used Auto Parts have joined forces and brought in Casey Roderick to drive their No. 7 Super Late Model for the remainder of the Southern Super Series schedule beginning with the Five Flags Speedway (FL) and Mobile International Speedway (AL) double-header next weekend, May 24-25. Long-time short track mechanic Robert Adamson has been tapped to fill the full-time crew chief role.
Kalamazoo Returns to Action With Five Features
Tracks – 5/16/13
Kalamazoo Speedway (MI) is back in action this Saturday night, May 18 with a Full 5 in 1 Show featuring the “WWMT Presented by Cool 101” for the Outlaw Super Late Models. Super Stocks, Pro Stocks, Mini Stocks and the always competitive Cyber Stocks will complete the racing program. For more information on Kalamazoo Speedway visit www.kalamazoospeedway.com.