Individuals or businesses can sponsor laps in the 300 lap Snowball Derby.

From   Lap Sponsorships for the 51st Annual Snowball Derby are available for $25/lap.   The leader of each lap sponsored will receive 100% of the $25.   .  You can also email [email protected] or call the Five Flags Speedway office at 850-944-8400.  Laps will be available on a first-come, first-served basis Laps already secured can be viewed at Speed 51's  Snowball Central.  Go to:!/51st-Snowball-Derby-Lap-Sponsorship/p/118145029/category=0


Derek Griffith to bring a new Fury Chassis to the Snowball.

This is one of many stories on the 51st Snowball Derby found on   One of the Northeast’s top Super Late Model racers will be heading south to Pensacola, Florida this winter for the 51stAnnual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway.  Derek Griffith of Hudson, New Hampshire will be armed with a new weapon in his arsenal when he makes his debut in the nation’s most prestigious asphalt Late Model race.   Griffith and his team recently struck a deal with veteran racer Jeff Fultz to acquire a brand new Fury chassis.  The team plans to debut the new chassis during the Snowball Derby race week, November 28 – December 2.   “Brand, brand new,” Griffith said with excitement.  “We talked about going used for a while but we couldn’t find the right one that wasn’t all tore up before.  We started talking with Jeff and we worked together.  It worked out good and [...]


Kyle Plott Ready for Snowball RUn after Helping Hurricane Damaged Homes

Story by With the month of October coming to an end, Super Late Model teams are turning their focus towards the 51st Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway.  For some teams, that means putting time in the shop.  For other teams, that means racing big money races. While Kyle Plott and his family team are firmly focused on the Derby, they are also taking time to focus on something more important than racing.   To the east of Five Flags Speedway and Pensacola, Hurricane Michael swept through parts of the Florida Gulf Coast earlier in the month, bringing devastation to places such as Panama City. That is where Plott is directing his focus, before turning back to racing matters.   “My cousin and I came down here and I think we put in about 90 hours last week,” Plott told  “It’s my dad’s business; every house that got wind and water [...]

Read more... named official News Source for Snowball Derby 51

The Snowball Derby is a rite of passage for pavement short track racing, attracting hundreds of race cars and thousands of fans to Five Flags Speedway each December. Fans who are unable to make the pilgrimage to Pensacola, Florida this November/December can follow along on, as Five Flags Speedway announced Wednesday that will once again serve as the “Official News Site of the 51st Snowball Derby.”   While we cannot encourage fans enough to experience the Snowball Derby for themselves in person, will bring all the sights, pageantry, and excitement of the event to fans around the world.   2018 marks the 18th consecutive year of serving as the official news site of the Snowball Derby.   Over the coming days and weeks, will be filled with content leading up to the 51st Annual Snowball Derby on Sunday, December 2, including stories on many of the competitors who will make [...]