2nd Annual Mike Moshier Classic this Saturday August 27th

                      The Second Annual Mike Moshier Classic THIS SATURDAY NIGHT at Bakersfield Speedway! “Look Out Mama!” This Saturday night the Mid-Cal Fabrication Open Wheel IMCA Racing Modifieds battle for 50 laps! Plus the Motor City Buick GMC Sport Mods, Pro Stocks and American Stocks “Put the Mustard on the Doggie!” Gates open at 5, “The green flag flies and the RPM’s rise” at 7! Tickets just $12 for Adults, Seniors/ Military $10, Kids 6-12 $5, five and younger get in FREE! Camping [...]

Ronald McDonald House big winner at Speedway

                        By Mike Griffith BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN – There was already a big winner at Bakersfield Speedway before the first engine was fired for the first main event. The winner was the Bakersfield Ronald McDonald House, as $24,356 was raised in the third annual Racing for Ronald event at the third-mile clay oval. The Team Sidney dunk tank raised $1,131, which meanS a lot of people went underwater during the afternoon pre-race carnival, and $10,000 came from 500 raffle tickets sold at $20 [...]

3rd Annual Racing 4 Ronald Night this Saturday

    The third annual Racing for Ronald McDonald House Charities night is this Saturday night! Enjoy the summer fun at the speedway with a carnival atmosphere. The IMCA Racing Motor City Buick GMC Sport Mods plus Central Valley Tank of CA, Inc. IMCA Stock Cars, Coca-Cola Mini Stocks, H&S Body Works and Towing Hobby Stocks and the NMRA Midgets all ready to rumble at Bakersfield Speedway. Come enjoy the pre race bbq & carnival from 12-4 in the front parking [...]

Drake wins late model feature on his birthday

                          Steve Drake celebrated his 48th birthday in style Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway. The San Luis Obispo driver out-dueled Rob Sanders of Bakersfield to win the 30-lap Late Model feature on the high-banked, third-mile clay oval. Drake chased Sanders from the runner-up position for more than half the race before sliding inside and past his younger counterpart on Lap 18. After that Drake pulled away beating Sanders, who finished second, to the finish line by 4.309 seconds. “I started getting better on the [...]

Late Models and IMCA Modifieds this Saturday August 13th

                      Hot August night’s continue this Saturday at the Bakersfield Speedway! JackFM Night at the races featuring Late Models, Mid Cal Fabrication IMCA Modifieds, H&S Body Works Hobby Stocks, RealFast.tv Mini Dwarfs and the CDCRA Dwarf Cars all in action Saturday night August 13th! Tickets just $14 for Adults, Seniors/Military $12, Kids 6-12 years $6, Five and younger get in FREE! Gates open at 5:00pm with racing starting at 7:00pm. Overnight Camping and Parking are always FREE. Bakersfield Speedway is [...]

POUNDS RETURNS TO VICTORY LANE IN IMCA MODIFIED SATURDAY

                              The month of August is upon us which always means “Hot August Night’s” at the Bakersfield Speedway. 16 Mid Cal Fabrication IMCA Modifieds checked in at the Bakersfield Speedway to do battle on the 1/3 mile clay oval for some hot summer night racing. Robby Sawyer took an early control of the field from first second starting position as the 15 others had there work cut out contending with the Bakersfield driver who is on a hot streak coming [...]

New pit gate hours start this weekend

                      To keep in line with the new summer hour implemented last weekend, Speedway management has adjusted the pit gate entry time as well. Starting this Saturday night August, the pit gate will now open at 3:00pm. Pill draw will close at 5:30pm, drivers meeting 5:35pm and hot lapping to following the drivers meeting. We will stay on this schedule until the remainder of the points season.

Hot August nights kicks off this Saturday

                        HOT AUGUST NIGHT STARTS THIS SATURDAY!!!!! Mid Cal Fabrication IMCA Modifieds plus the Motor City Buick GMC IMCA Sport Mods, Johasee Rebar American Stocks, Coca Cola Mini Stocks and the Mod Lites all in action Saturday night August 6th! Tickets just $12 for Adults, Seniors/Military $10, Kids 6-12 years $5, Five and younger get in FREE! Overnight Camping and Parking are always FREE. Gates open at 5:00pm with Racing at 7:00pm. Pit gates will be open at 3:00pm. Bakersfield [...]

Johnson races to eight win at Speedway

                        There appears to be no stopping Steven Johnson at Bakersfield Speedway. The IMCA Stock 20-lap main event featured tight racing for the first seven laps, then Johnson pulled away to his eighth straight win. “I have no idea,” Johnson said of what made his car so fast. “J.R. Motorsports owns the car. I get to be the driver.” Alan Mendes led the first five laps before Ron Hurt moved to the front. Hurt only led one lap before giving way to Johnson. Johnson [...]

New summer hours, Same great dirt track racing!!!

                    Spectator gates now open at 5pm, Racing starts at 7! It’s our way to allow fans and race teams to beat the summer heat. This Saturday’s racing line-up: Motor City Buick GMC Sport Mods, H&S Body Works and Towing Hobby Stocks, Central Valley Tank of CA, Inc. IMCA Stock Cars, Bakersfield Hard Tops and the RealFast.TV Mini Dwarfs! Enjoy your summer nights under the lights at Bakersfield Speedway. Tickets just $12 for Adults, Seniors/Military $10, Kids 6-12 years $5, [...]