John Hunter Nemechek’s 2015 Derby Chances Flame Out

For a brief moment on Sunday in the Snowball Derby, it looked as if John Hunter Nemechek had been holding back and was poised to steal a sure victory away from a dominant Christopher Bell. He had taken the lead from Bell on the restart...

Strategy, Lapped Traffic Derails Bubba Pollard’s Derby Effort

Despite finishing fifth on Sunday in the Snowball Derby, Bubba Pollard believes he had a car capable of so much more, and would have contended if not for a run-in with laps-down rookie Caleb Adrian. Pollard found himself on a different tire strategy than most...

Chase Elliott wins 2015 Snowball Derby after Christopher Bell DQ

Chase Elliott won his second Snowball Derby on Sunday night at Five Flags Speedway after original winner Christopher Bell was disqualified in post-race technical inspection. Bell had crossed the line first but his car was found to have a left side weight infraction, forcing his...

Christopher Bell Wins 48th Snowball Derby, Disqualified in Tech

Christopher Bell prevailed in a late race shootout to score the victory in the 48th Annual Snowball Derby at Pensacola, Florida's Five Flags Speedway on Sunday after a fierce challenge from defending Snowball Derby winner John Hunter Nemechek. Nemechek took the lead from Bell on...

Q&A: Snowball Derby, Five Flags Promoter Tim Bryant

Often lost in the shuffle of Snowball Derby week is the amount of work and sleepless nights endured by track promoter and owner Tim Bryant. The casual fan may not even recognize the every-man Bryant, because he doesn't look like an executive or even displays...

Snowball Derby 2015: Start Time, Starting Lineup, TV and More

It's Snowball Derby race day at Pensacola Five Flags Speedway, and we've got the actual race start time, the starting lineup and some other facts about the Super Bowl of Super Late Model racing. What time does the race start today? As is tradition, the Snowball...

John Hunter Nemechek wins Snowflake 100

John Hunter Nemechek rebounded from a disqualification in Snowball Derby qualifying in grand fashion by winning the Allen Turner Snowflake 100 on Saturday night at Five Flags Speedway. By virtue of starting on the front row, Nemechek was able to avoid the carnage of the...

Christopher Bell Storms Through LCQ to Earn Snowball Spot

Christopher Bell knows a thing or two about racing his way into major motorsport events. After all, the open-wheel standout turned NASCAR prospect has been in numerous last chance races durin his career. But none may have been bigger than his victory in the Snowball...

NASCAR National Touring Drivers Looking Forward to Snowball Derby

Chase Elliott, Daniel Hemric and John Hunter Nemechek are racing full time in NASCAR’s national touring divisions in 2016, but have found themselves running in the 48th running of the Snowball Derby on Sunday. Why? “It’s an honor to run this race.  The people that have...

Christopher Bell Turns Attention to Snowball Derby LCQ

Christopher Bell had just set a new track record in qualifying for Sunday’s Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway.  After driving a blistering lap of 16.027 seconds, Bell seemed certain that he was on the pole. However, the technical inspection shed, better known as the...