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    Now hiring for the 2016 race season

    NOW HIRING!!! The Bakersfield Speedway is now accepting applications for all concession positions for the 2016 race season. Are you friendly, outgoing and energetic? If so, we want you. Now is your opportunity to join our team. Click here to apply

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    Awards Banquet set for Saturday February 20th

    As we get ready to kick off the 2016 racing season, we will start it off with our customary crowning of our 2015 track champions. The annual awards banquet is now set for Saturday February 20th at the world famous Buck Owens Crystal Palace. Top ten racers in all Budweiser Points series divisions will be […]

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    Bakersfield Speedway Announces 2016 Event Schedule

    BAKERSFIELD, Ca. (December 28, 2015) – The Bakersfield Speedway is proud to announce their 2016 event schedule. The historic Bakersfield Speedway is a one third mile high banked clay oval that has been home to auto racing in Bakersfield, CA since May of 1946. As Kern County’s premier offering for professional dirt track auto racing […]

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    World Of Outlaws Return To Bakersfield Speedway After 10-Year Hiatus; Tickets On Sale NOW

    PETERSEN MEDIA- After a 10-year hiatus from the Bakersfield Speedway, Promoter Scott Schweitzer is pleased to announce that the World of Outlaws will make their long awaited return to the speedway on Friday April 15th for the Budweiser Bash, and tickets for the event went on sale this morning at 7am PST. Opening it’s doors […]

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Sawyer grabs the win from the top side

Posted by on April 27, 2015

BY MIKE GRIFFITH The Bakersfield Californian mgriffith@bakersfield.com From the first feature of the night to the final 25-lap IMCA race, there was one constant on Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway: The high side of the track was the fast way around. Robby Sawyer slid past Troy Morris II early in the 25-lap IMCA feature, then […]

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ESPN radio night at the races set for April 25th

Posted by on April 20, 2015

ESPN Radio Night at the Races will host three divisions of IMCA classes on the high banked clay oval this Saturday night April 25th. Mid Cal Fabrication IMCA Modifieds, Motor City GMC IMCA SportMods, Central Valley Tank IMCA Stock Cars, DC’s RV Center Mini Stocks and the CA Lightning Sprints are all set for action. […]

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Hogge win streak continues with victory Saturday night

Posted by on April 20, 2015

BY STEPHEN LYNCH For The Californian It was only a matter of time before Bobby Hogge IV moved to the front of the field during the Super Late Model feature Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway. Hogge IV, the dominant driver in the division at the track this year with two wins in two races, stalked […]

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Late Models set for return visit April 18th

Posted by on April 14, 2015

The high powered dirt late models make their return visit to the 1/3 mile high banked clay oval this Saturday night April 18th. Late models headline the super speed show along with Hobby Stocks, American Stocks, CDCRA Dwarf Cars, NMRA Midgets and the USAC Ignite Midgets. Gates open at 4:00pm with racing getting underway at […]

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Bennett claims first IMCA Modified victory

Posted by on April 12, 2015

BY STEPHEN LYNCH For The Californian The IMCA Modified feature Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway came down to a one driver mastering the track better than the rest of the field. Bret Bennett passed Chad Reichenbach for the lead on Lap 6, and then demonstrated his grasp of getting around the third-mile clay oval quicker […]

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IMCA weekly racing continues this Saturday night

Posted by on April 6, 2015

IMCA sanctioned Modifieds and Northern SportMods return to the high banked clay oval this Saturday night April 11th along with Mini Stocks, Mod Lites and Mini Dwarfs. Gates swing open at 4:00pm with racing getting started at 6:00pm. General admission $12.00 Seniors/Military $10.00 Kids 6-12 $5.00 5 and under FREE. For event info 661-393-3373

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Bernal uses outside wall to win Sprint Car feature race

Posted by on April 6, 2015

BY MIKE GRIFFITH The Bakersfield Californian mgriffith@bakersfield.com Ryan Bernal did some rim riding Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway and it paid off with a victory in the 30-lap USAC West Coast Sprint Car feature. Bernal went low in turns two and three to take the lead six laps into the 22-car feature but the rest […]

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USAC 360 Sprints thunder into Bakersfield this Saturday night

Posted by on March 31, 2015

This Saturday, April 4th, the popular USAC West Coast Sprint Cars will make their only appearance of the year at Bakersfield Speedway. Promoted by Scott Schweitzer, the fifth point race of the season will also showcase Hobby Stocks, Street Stocks, American Stocks, and Hard Tops. The Pit Gates will open at 2:00pm, the Front Gates […]

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Sanders tops IMCA Modified field

Posted by on March 30, 2015

  The popular IMCA Modifieds headlined the five division night with 17 cars checked in. Running the final feature e of the night provided plenty of side by side racing on the 1/3 mile high banked clay oval. Robert Sanders of Bakersfield took the impression win over Danny Lauer, Ethan Dotson, John Piker and Brad […]

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IMCA Modifieds & SportMods Headline this Saturday

Posted by on March 24, 2015

KERN Radio Night at the races this Saturday night March 28th. IMCA sanctioned Modifieds and SportMods headline the 5 division night. Hobby Stocks, Mini Stocks and NMRA 3/4 Midgets will also be in action. Gates open at 4:00pm with racing getting underway at 6:00pm. General admission $12.00 Seniors/Military $10.00 Kids 6-12 $5.00 5 and under […]