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    Modifieds headline April 19th

    Mid-Cal Fabracation IMCA Modifieds head back to the Speedway this weekend for a action pack Saturday night event. Modifieds, Hobby Stocks, American Stocks, NMRA Midgets and the CA Lightning Sprints are all set to battle April 19th. General admission is only $12 with Seniors & Military $10 Kids 6-12 $5 and 5 and under are […]

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    Bako Power Hour Episode 2

    The Bako Motorsports Power Hour episode 2 is now up. Click on the link below to view the Bakersfield Speedway segment with in studio guest IMCA driver Robby Sawyer.   EPISODE 2

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Bakersfield Speedway News



Quick start leads Pounds to fourth win

Posted by on June 24, 2013

BY MIKE GRIFFITH Californian staff writer   Brad Pounds served notice early in Saturday night’s IMCA Modified feature that he was on top of his game. Pounds went from eighth to second on the first lap, took the lead on lap nine, and led the rest of the way in the 25-lap feature. The […]



Modifieds and SportMods hit the clay oval this Saturday

Posted by on June 19, 2013

This Sautrday night June 22nd, Mid-Cal Fabracation IMCA Modifieds, Motor City GMC IMCA Northern SportMods, DC’s RV Center Mini Stocks and the NMRA 3/4 Midgets. General admission $10.00   Kids 6-12 $5.00   5 and under FREE. Gates open at 4:00pm   Racing starts at 6:00pm. Overnight camping is FREE and parking is FREE…



PAS drivers take Round #1

Posted by on June 17, 2013

BY JEFF EVANS Californian staff writer   Give Perris Speedway drivers Round 1 of the four-race competition against Bakersfield Speedway. Perris points leader Luke Dodd, from Riverside, slipped past fellow Perris racer Lynn White from Colton to win the 30-lap main event. Bakersfield Speedway racer Matt Wankum of Wasco was third. The Hobby Stocks […]



Round 1 of the 1-800LOANMART SERIES this Saturday

Posted by on June 12, 2013

Jack FM night at the Bakersfield Speedway this Saturday night will feature round 1 of the 1-800LOANMRAT SERIES hobby stock race. The 4 race series will pit Bakersfield Speedway and Perris Auto Speedway drivers in a two track series paying $1000 to the winner of each event plus a bonus the series winner. Late Models, […]

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Robby Sawyer earns his first A-main win of the season

Posted by on June 10, 2013

BY STEPHEN LYNCH Special to The Californian   With white smoke billowing from the back of his car, Robby Sawyer looked like he might not even finish the IMCA Modified feature race at Bakersfield Speedway. Turns out Sawyer was not only able to nurse his wounded car to the finish line, he was also the […]



Monster Energy Night

Posted by on June 6, 2013

The weather is heating up and so is the entertainment at the Bakersfield Speedway. This Saturday night June 8th is Monster Energy Night at the Races. IMCA Modifieds & SportMods, Street Stocks, Mini Stocks and the CDCRA Dwarf cars all hit the track for some exciting dirt track racing action. Gates open at 4:00pm with […]

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Laney takes Make A Wish Night

Posted by on June 2, 2013

BY MIKE GRIFFITH Californian staff writer   Cody Laney didn’t tear his car up battling for the lead and that was the difference Saturday night in the 30-lap IMCA Modified feature at Bakersfield Speedway. Laney took the lead with six laps left and right after he did his top three competitors ended up making contact, […]



Racing for Wishes 2013

Posted by on May 29, 2013

BAKERSFIELD, CA. – Bakersfield Speedway, the longest continually running racing facility on the West Coast will play host to the 3rd Annual Racing for Wishes Night at the Speedway presented by on this Saturday, June 1st. The storied, 1/3 mile high banked clay oval has been a Saturday night tradition in Kern County since […]



Piker takes the Big Prize Saturday Night

Posted by on May 27, 2013

BAKERSFIELD, CA (May 25) – The IMCA Northern SportMods presented by Motor City GMC were headlining the racing action on Saturday night at the Bakersfield Speedway. Twenty-two cars were on hand for the $1,000 to win and $75 to start special event with Bakersfield’s John Piker taking the night of competitive action. Pikers win didn’t […]



$1000 to Win Sport Mods

Posted by on May 23, 2013

Start your Memorial Day weekend off with some dirt track racing action. JACK FM night at the Bakersfield Speedway returns this Saturday night May 25th. The very popular Motor City GMC Northern Sport Mods headline a five division racing night as they are battling for a $1,000 to win purse. Hold on tight as this […]