FAITH & FAMILY NIGHT THIS SATURDAY MAY 27th

This Saturday May 27th Bakersfield Speedway’s first FAITH AND FAMILY NIGHT.  We have partnered with KAXL 88.3 LIFE FM we are excited to welcome Afternoon Joy Ride hosts Matt and Aaron and more 88.3 Life FM DJs to meet race fans and host some great family fun activities and even announce some racing action. We are bringing back BICYCLE RACES for the first time in years, we encourage all kids to bring their bikes and get a chance to [...]

Baker picks up first Hobby Stock win

Tate Loftis crossed the finish line first, sideways and in the infield, but he was not the winner of a wild 25-lap Hobby Stock feature on Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway. Trevor Baker, who was pushing Loftis’ car as the pair finished the race, was declared the winner as Loftis was disqualified for rough driving. Baker dove low in turn four and had the lead as the two headed to the white flag. Baker then moved to the preferred high line [...]

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 [...]