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    WHITWELL, HOGGE, DOTSON AMONG BIG WINNERS IN INAUGURAL THANKSGIVING THUNDER

    BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (December 1, 2014) – RC Whitwell and Bobby Hogge, IV kept Bakersfield out of the Modified victory lane, while Ethan Dotson swept Sport Mod action, in Friday and Saturday’s inaugural Thanksgiving Thunder at Bakersfield Speedway.  The event closed the 69th season at the fastest one-third mile clay oval in the West with large […]

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Drake grabs Late Model victory

Posted by on June 16, 2014

Congratulations to Saturday night’s main event winners: Late Models- Steve Drake, Hobby Stocks- Kevin Irwin, American Stocks- Traci Childress, Sr. Mini Dwarfs- Anthony Balcazar, Jr. Mini Dwarfs- Mason Ratcliff

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Late Models return this Saturday night June 14th

Posted by on June 10, 2014

Late Models return this Saturday night June 14th to headline a fast night of dirt track racing action. Hobby Stocks, American Stocks & Mini Dwarfs are also in action. 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.

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Bell starts last, finishes first in Speedway Super Street feature

Posted by on June 8, 2014

  BY STEPHEN LYNCH Special to The Californian   Brady Bell was fast enough that he might not have needed any help to win the Super Street Stock feature race Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway. But he got some anyway.   The Bakersfield driver took advantage of a late wreck involving the first- and second-place […]

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5 divisions set to hit the clay oval June 7th

Posted by on June 5, 2014

Are you ready to get the month of June started off right? This Saturday night June 7th…Modifieds, SportMods, Street Stocks, Mini Stocks & CDCRA…General admission $12.00 Seniors & Military $10.00 Kids 6-12 $5.00 5 and under FREE…Gates open at 4:00pm Racing at 6:00pm

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Laney races to first win of the season in IMCA feature

Posted by on June 1, 2014

  BY STEPHEN LYNCH Special to The Californian   Brad Pounds, whose nickname is “The Dominator,” was honored for his 100th career IMCA Modified feature win early Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway.   But later, it was Cody Laney who dominated the 40-lap IMCA Modified feature, beating Robert Sanders and Pounds by a complete straightaway […]

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Make A Wish Night this Saturday May 31st

Posted by on May 28, 2014

  Drivers from four divisions at the Bakersfield Speedway will be joining forces to help make wishes come true for sick kids in Kern County. The track will be host to the fourth annual “Make-A-Wish” night on Saturday, May 31, 2014. The evening will feature a 40 lap IMCA Main Event with a $1,000 purse […]

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Levi Kiefer grabs first Bakersfield main event win

Posted by on May 26, 2014

May 24th Main Event Winners: Motor City GMC SportMods – Levi Kiefer DC’s RV Center Mini Stocks – Tina Bell Mod Lites – Ricky Lewis GoLiveStream.net Mini Dwarfs – Jr. Jakob Carey  Sr. Anthony Balcazar Hard Tops – Justin Yadon

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KUZZ night at the races May 24th

Posted by on May 19, 2014

  KUZZ night at the races this Saturday night featuring the IMCA SportMods. Make plan for your Memorial Day weekend at the Bakersfield Speedway. All military admitted FREE. SportMods, Mini Stocks, Hard Tops, Mod Lites & Mini Dwarfs all hit the 1/3 mile high banked clay oval. General admission $12.00  Seniors $10.00  Kids 6-12 $5.00  […]

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Kirby completes late model sweep at Speedway

Posted by on May 19, 2014

  BY STEPHEN LYNCH Special to The Californian   Mike Kirby needed just a little bit of help to pull off a Late Model trifecta Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway.   After hounding leader Devin Crockett for 27 laps of the division’s 30-lap feature, Kirby got an unintended assist from a lapped car, allowing him […]

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LATE MODELS SLIDE INTO BAKERSFIELD MAY 17TH

Posted by on May 13, 2014

Late Models are set to return for the third time in 2014 this Saturday night May 17th. Hobby Stocks, American Stocks and NMRA Midgets complete the night of dirt track action at the historic 1/3 mile high banked clay oval. Gates open at 4:00pm with racing getting underway at 6:00pm. General admission is $16.00  Seniors […]