BY STEPHEN LYNCH Special to The Californian It took every bit of Lonnie Welch’s finely tuned driving skills for him to best Billy Simkins and win the 20-lap Super Street Stock feature Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway. The two drivers went back and forth with each other in a spirited battle, swapping […]
Racing continues this Saturday night August 16 featuring IMCA Northern SportMods, IMCA Street Stocks, American Stocks and the Mini Dwarfs. Racing gets underway at 6:00pm with the gates opening up at 4:00pm. General admission $12.00 Seniors & Military $10.00 Kids 6-12 $5.00 5 and under FREE. Like us on Facebook and enter to win […]
BY STEPHEN LYNCH Special to The Californian The pass for the lead was the easy part for Steven Johnson. Holding onto to first place proved to be much more difficult, but the Bakersfield driver was up to the challenge. Johnson took advantage of late race engine problems by 80-year old Ralph Cook […]
KUZZ night at the races this Saturday night August 9th featuring Late Models, Hobby Stocks, American Stocks, Mod Lites & Hard Tops. Gates open at 4:00pm with Racing getting underway at 6:00pm. General admission $16.00 Seniors & Military $14.00 Kids 6-12 $6.00 5 and under FREE
BY STEPHEN LYNCH Special to The Californian Ryan Daves didn’t have much to say at the conclusion of the IMCA Modified feature Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway. Daves let his driving skills do all of his talking instead. The Bakersfield driver dominated the race, leading all but the first lap of the […]
Saturday night August 2nd. IMCA Modifieds, IMCA SportMods, IMCA Stocks Cars, Mini Stocks & Mini Dwarfs. Gates open at 4:00pm Racing at 6:00pm. General admission $12.00 Seniors & Military $10.00 Kids 6-12 $5.00 5 and under FREE.
BY MIKE GRIFFITH Californian staff writer firstname.lastname@example.org Robby Sawyer raced to his first victory of the season Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway, then apologized. Not for anything he did on Saturday on the third-mile clay oval as he put in a stellar drive, but for an incident several weeks ago that landed […]
Saturday night July 26th…Johasee Rebar night at the Races featuring Modifieds, SportMods, American Stocks, NMRA Midgets & Mod Lites. Gates open at 4:00pm Racing at 6:00pm. General admission $12.00 Seniors & Military $10.00 Kids 6-12 $5.00 5 and under FREE.
BY STEPHEN LYNCH Special to The Californian Ron Hurt of Hanford took advantage of an early bobble by Chris Mancebo to win the inaugural IMCA Stock Car A-main event at Bakersfield Speedway on Saturday night. Mancebo led the first three laps before getting loose in the fourth turn on Lap 4, allowing […]
JackFM Night at the races welcomes five divisions hitting the high banked clay oval Saturday night as Late Models return and IMCA Stock cars roll out for the first time in Bakersfield. Hobby Stocks, Mini Stocks & Mini Dwarfs will round out the racing action. Gates open at 4:00pm with racing at 6:00pm. general admission […]