December 2016

PLAN YOUR RACING FOR 2017.

With 2016 in the rear view, we are proud to announce the 2017 5 Flags Speedway Schedule.  Many changes are in store as we approach the New Year.  We will continue our 5 event Drift Series in 2017, and are really excited to host, for the first time ever, an […]

AWARDS BANQUET SET FOR SATURDAY JANUARY 14TH

Food, drink, door prizes for all, trophies and checks for top 5 in local divisions.
 
Must make reservation Jan 6 thru the 12th, have credit card available. 850-944-8400
 
See you soon! […]

There’s A New Outlaw In Town

A new era is on the horizon for the division formerly known as Super Stocks. After much research and deliberation, a 3 year rules package is being put in place for what will now be known as the Faith Chapel Outlaw Stock Division. With lighter weights, lower ride heights, engine […]

Southern Super Series Adds New Tracks and Big Events to 2017 Schedule

The premier Super Late Model touring series in the southeastern United States, the Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco, is returning for its fifth season of door-to-door action. 2017 promises to be its biggest year yet with 12 races on the schedule.

The dozen events will occur in five different states […]

Eckes-llent Victory: Teenage Driver’s Improbable Win Highlights Wild, Wacky 49th Annual Snowball Derby

By Chuck Corder

The race that couldn’t seemed to start didn’t want to end.

Delayed two days because of rain, the wait to crown the 49th annual Snowball Derby champion at Five Flags Speedway took longer than expected Tuesday night.

Beaucoup cautions and struggles in getting the 36-car field lined up following controlled […]

Eckes Prevails Over Nemechek in Snowball Derby Thriller

The 49th Annual Snowball Derby was worth waiting two days for.  Christian Eckes and John Hunter Nemechek put on a show during the final laps that fans won’t forget for a long time.  The teenage drivers swapped the inside lane and the lead four times during the final two laps […]

WE ARE READY TO RACE TONIGHT!

By Chuck Corder

Come hell or high water — which, coincidentally, there was a lot of Sunday at Five Flags Speedway — rain will not overcome snow this year in Pensacola.

Try as she might, Five Flags track officials are determined to not allow Mother Nature the upper hand for the running […]

Grill Notches Emotional Allen Turner Snowflake 100 Victory, Ties Elliott for All-Time Wins in PLM RaceSnowflake and Pro Trucks

By Chuck Corder

Augie Grill had his hands full.

He was struggling to cradle a shiny new, but bulky winner’s trophy and a coveted checkered flag while he posed for photos in Victory Lane.

“You act like you hadn’t done this before,” someone said in Grill’s entourage.

Truth be told, it had been more […]