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March 20th, 2021 Event Cancelled

36SHARESShareTweet Thank you all for another great night of racing. Your support is greatly appreciated. As we stated in an earlier post we will be changing weekly for a while and making decisions that may not make sense. Please keep [...]

RACE RESULTS for MARCH 6th, 2021

43SHARESShareTweet Bakersfield Speedway March 6th, 2021 Race Results IMCA Modifieds 222 Cody Laney71 Dylan Thorton3ac Austin Kiefer41 Danny Lauer5 174 Ethan Dotson51g Gavin Manning22d Ryan Davesar15 Jack Aguiar91 Michael [...]

OPEN PRACTICE NIGHT 2021

29SHARESShareTweet Open practice for all divisions is scheduled for Saturday night February 27th. Practice time is 5 PM to 9 PM and is open to all cars (NO INFIELD TRACK CARS). Pit gates open at 4:30PM. Practice fee is $35.00 [...]

Bakersfield Speedway Announces 2021 Event Schedule

43SHARESShareTweet For Immediate Release January 16, 2021 Bakersfield Speedway Announces 2021 Event Schedule BAKERSFIELD, Ca. (January 16, 2021) – The Bakersfield Speedway is proud to announce their 2021 tentative event schedule. The historic Bakersfield Speedway is a one third mile high banked [...]

2020 BUDWEISER NATIONALS CANCELED

29SHARESShareTweet Bakersfield Speedway officials have announced today that the 2020 Budweiser Nationals have been canceled due to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis. The historic one third-mile high banked clay oval’s biggest and most-famous event was scheduled for October 9th & 10th. Despite [...]

RACING SET FOR JULY 25TH

36SHARESShareTweet The Bakersfield Speedway is pleased to announce that we will be hosting another event this Saturday July 25th featuring IMCA Modifieds, SportMods, Hobby Stocks, American Stocks and CA Lightning Sprints. The event is governed by current state and county guidelines [...]

OPEN PRACTICE SATURDAY JUNE 20th

36SHARESShareTweet The following requirements will always be in place and participants are required to please follow them with no exceptions to participate. The Test and Tune will be held Saturday night June 20th from 6pm-10pm. The pit gate will open [...]

Open Practice June 6th Guidelines and Info

50SHARESShareTweet Guidelines for Test and Tune Operations. The following requirements will always be in place and participants are required to please follow them with no exceptions to participate. The Test and Tune will be held from 6pm-10pm. The pit gate will [...]

RACING POSTPONED THROUGH MAY

29SHARESShareTweet The Bakersfield Speedway announced today that racing is postponed through the end of May. “I have been in contact with our County Supervisors and the Kern County Health Department and we’re still not in a position to open up [...]

RACING POSTPONED FOR MARCH 21ST

36SHARESShareTweet 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 [...]

EVENTS POSTPONED FOR MARCH 14TH

36SHARESShareTweet 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 [...]

2019 POINTS STANDING UPDATE

29SHARESShareTweet 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 [...]

BAKERSFIELD SPEEDWAY RELEASES 2020 SCHEDULE

36SHARESShareTweet 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 [...]

BAKERSFIELD NOVEMBER CLASSIC RACE PREVIEW

36SHARESShareTweet 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, [...]