RACING POSTPONED FOR MARCH 21ST

To all of our valued drivers, fans, crew and staff, please know that the health and well-being of you all is our primary concern. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation closely, and follow recommendations from state and local heath departments regarding the situation. Therefor this Saturday nights event scheduled for March 21st is again postponed. We will continue to keep you posted on all upcoming racing events on a week to week basis. Please be safe and [...]

EVENTS POSTPONED FOR MARCH 14TH

State and county recommendations regarding Coronavirus restrictions have force postponement of this Saturday’s race program at the Bakersfield Speedway. We will continue to update the status of the racing for the remainder of March on a weekly basis. Thank you for your continued support

GCI EQUIPMENT RENTAL PRO STOCKS HEADLINE RACING AT THE BAKERSFIELD SPEEDWAY THIS SATURDAY MARCH 14th!!!

GCI EQUIPMENT RENTAL PRO STOCKS HEADLINE RACING AT THE BAKERSFIELD SPEEDWAY THIS SATURDAY MARCH 14th!!! The Pro Stocks are headed to the Bakersfield Speedway this Saturday for their first appearance of the 2020 season. GCI Equipment Rentals of Bakersfield has came on board to back this exciting division and is putting up a points fund for the Bakersfield series. Don’t miss these high powered machines as they rip around the 1/3 mile Bakersfield Speedway this Saturday night as the [...]

NOW HIRING FOR THE 2020 RACE SEASON – ALL POSITIONS

The Bakersfield Speedway is now excepting applications for all positions for the upcoming 2020 race season. We are looking for hard working people to join are team. Please fill out the application form as soon as possible as we are hiring now. Positions available for 2020: Concession staff, security staff, track staff and pit area staff. Click here for application

2019 POINTS STANDING UPDATE

As we get ready for the 2020 race season, we are always looking for new and improved ways to service the racers and fans. This offseason we found that service and have already started the process. We are proud to partner with MyRacePass starting this race season for our official race management software. MyRacePass is the leader in this field and we are happy to be finally making the switch over to there system. This will provide a host [...]

BAKERSFIELD SPEEDWAY RELEASES 2020 SCHEDULE

Bakersfield Speedway 5001 N. Chester Ext. Bakersfield, CA. 93308 (661) 393-3373 www.bakersfieldspeedway.com For Further Information contact Scott Schweitzer (661) 393-3373 or scott@bakersfieldspeedway.com For Immediate Release BAKERSFIELD SPEEDWAY RELEASES 2020 SCHEDULE (DECEMBER 25, 2019, BAKERSFIELD, CA) Bakersfield Speedway promoter Scott Schweitzer released the 2020 Bakersfield Speedway event schedule to celebrate the 75th year of continuous operation this season for the historic racetrack. The much anticipated 2020 season, which features 32 race dates, will get under way on Saturday, March 7th with four action packed divisions that night and [...]

BAKERSFIELD NOVEMBER CLASSIC RACE PREVIEW

By: Richie Murray – USAC Media Bakersfield, California (November 18, 2019)………USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midgets and California’s Bakersfield Speedway have a history that dates back six decades. The history between the two roars back to life this coming Saturday, November 23, for the third-straight autumn to contest the November Classic, co-sanctioned by the USAC Western States Midgets. Davey Moses won the first trip by the USAC National Midgets in the summer of 1959. Over that period, 20 series races have [...]

FINAL POINTS BATTLES SETTLED THIS SATURDAY NIGHT SEPTEMBER 28th

SPEEDWAY MEDIA- It all comes down to this Saturday night as the Pep Boys IMCA Modifieds, Motor City GMC IMCA SportMods, Bang Energy Drink American Stocks and the Kern Asphalt Paving Outlaw Karts all finish off their respective points runs for the 2019 Budweiser Points Series. Bakersfield’s Hard Tops will also join the speed show to round out a great night of family fun at the Bakersfield Speedway. Gates open to spectator at 4:30 pm as the Outlaw Kart get [...]

MODIFIEDS BACK ON THE HIGH BANKED CLAY OVAL THIS SATURDAY NIGHT

SPEEDWAY MEDIA- The racing in the month of September rolls along again Saturday night as the Pep Boys IMCA Modifieds are set to return to Bakersfield Speedway September 21st along with the H&S Body Works Hobby Stocks, Central Valley Tanks IMCA Stock Cars, CA Lightning Sprints and the Coca-Cola Mini Stocks. Bakersfield’s Brad Pounds is coming off a big Modified win the last time they were at the Speedway August 24th. Winning the 2019 addition of the Mike Moshier Classic [...]

FINAL POINTS RUNS START THIS SATURDAY NIGHT SEPTEMBER 14th

SPEEDWAY MEDIA- With a two-week break in the action in the books, the racing ramps up for the final sprint to the Budweiser Points Series Championship beginning this Saturday night September 14th. The Western Race Saver Winged Sprints roll into town for their last appearance of 2019 and headline the racing action at the Bakersfield Speedway. Grant Champlin of Hanford, CA holds the current points lead by four points over Michael Pombo of Easton, CA. Brooklyn Holland of Fresno, [...]