IMCA MODIFIEDS ARE HEADED BACK TO THE SPEEDWAY SATURDAY MAY 20th

Bakersfield Paint & Wallpaper night at the races is headlined by the return of the Mid Cal Fabrication IMCA Modifieds. Brad Pounds of Bakersfield is currently leading the Modifieds points with Cody Laney close on his heels just 4 points back. This always exciting division can produce different winners each night so this Saturday night will be interesting to watch. H&S Body Works Hobby Stocks, Johasee Rebar American Stocks, Western Pro Stocks and the NMRA 3/4 Midgets will also [...]

DUTTON MAKES IT THREE IN A ROW WITH SPORTMOD WIN SATURDAY

As the season closes in on half way, Gary Dutton is in full stride at the Bakersfield Speedway. 14 Motor City IMCA SportMods checked in at the Bakersfield Speedway to do battle on the 1/3 mile clay high banked oval. Brylon Holder took an early control of the field as the 13 others had there work cut out contending with a tricky racing surface. Gary Dutton of Bakersfield, CA wasted no time as he picked his way through the [...]

Laney wins IMCA Modified feature at the Bakersfield Speedway

By Stephen Lynch for the Californian Cody Laney drove hard and waited patiently for his chance to make a move to the front of the field during the IMCA Modified feature Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway. The Torrance driver’s perseverance eventually paid off when leader Leland Hibdon hit the wall on Lap 21, allowing Laney to take over the top spot. “I was kind of waiting for him (Hibdon) to mess up,” Laney.   Laney lead the rest of the way, beating runner-up Brad [...]

MINI DWARF SHOCK RULE UPDATE

Affective immediately, the Mini Dwarf shock rule will now be as follows: Afco Quarter Midget Shocks allowed at the Bakersfield Speedway. All other aftermarket shock must be approved before use. It was our intention to help try and keep the cost of racing down by limiting the division to a stock shock and the prior rule. It has before apparent that most teams are already using the Afco shock, then altering it to fit the prior rule. We feel that [...]

Karl Noland Sr. wins Hobby Stock feature at Bakersfield Speedway

By Mike Griffith, The Bakersfield Californian – There was a heck of a battle going on in the Hobby Stock feature Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway, but Karl Noland Sr. didn’t see any of that. Noland took the lead on the fifth lap of the 25-lap feature and led the rest of the way, despite having to survive six restarts in the caution-plagued race. “I can’t tell what’s going on behind me,” Noland said. “I’m just happy to finish the race, [...]