Wednesday, July 17, 2019

USAC Western States Midgets Clash At Petaluma Speedway

#11E Cory Elliott (Photo by Lance Jennings)

By Lance Jennings

JULY 16, 2019... The battle for the USAC Western States Midget championship resumes this Saturday, July 20th, at Petaluma Speedway. Promoted by Rick Faeth, the fifth point race is the only appearance of the year for USAC's "mighty midgets" at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds. The event also features Winged 360 Sprint Cars, 600 Micro Sprints, and Mini Stocks. The Pit Gates will open at noon, the Front Gates open at 4:00pm, Practice starts at 4:00pm, and Racing at "The Fastest 3/8 Mile Dirt Oval in Northern California" will begin at 6:00pm. For event information, visit the track's website at petaluma-speedway.com or call 707.763.7223 (RACE).

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

North State Modifieds And Upstate Bombers Return To RAR Saturday

7c Cameron Austin of Santa Rosa, CA and #24 Robbie Knittel of Lodi, CA will be two of the favorites Saturday night in the McMurray And Sons 60 for the North State Modified Series (Photo Courtesy Sherie Bialous)

Via RAR Media

Eureka, CA (July 16, 2019) – After a week off, the 2019 season resumes this Saturday night at Redwood Acres Raceway. Bandoleros, roadrunners, mini stocks and Legends will be in action while the late models will be off. Local bomber drivers will be joining the Upstate Bomber Series for their second and final visit to RAR this season while the North State Modified Series will also be returning for the second time in 2019. McMurray And Sons will present all the action as part of the celebration of the company’s 100-year anniversary.

Monday, July 15, 2019

Cress Leads Title Chase Heading to Evergreen


Via NWSLMS Media

Wenatchee, WA (July 15, 2019)–Alan Cress is a man on a mission as he chases the Northwest Super Late Model Series championship, which will honor his former car owner, Bruce Latta. A win at South Sound Speedway back in June propelled Cress to the top of the title standings as the series heads back into action on July 27 at Evergreen Speedway with the running of the Central Welding 125.

Sunday, July 14, 2019

North State Modifieds At Redwood Acres Raceway Saturday

Cameron Austin (#7c) has a 13 point margin over Robbie Knittel (#24) in the North State Modified Series Championship points chase. Both drivers will be competing Saturday night at the Redwood Acres Raceway in Eureka.

Via Nadine Strauss/NSMS Media

Eureka, CA…...The North State Modified Series, presented by Protect the Harvest, will make its second appearance this season at the Redwood Acres Raceway this Saturday night. A Friday afternoon practice will be held on the 3/8 mile paved oval from 4pm until 8pm. Redwood Acres Raceway is located at the Redwood Acres Fairgrounds at 3750 Harris Street in Eureka, CA.

The Demon Strikes At Perris

Winner Damion Gardner (Lance Jennings Photo)

Via USAC Media

PERRIS, CA - JULY 13, 2019... After temperatures reached triple digits, fast qualifier "The Demon" Damion Gardner (Concord, CA) raced to victory at Perris Auto Speedway.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Love Finds Gerhardt Classic Victory Lane In Madera Thriller

Jesse Love in Gerhardt Classic victory lane

Via Madera Speedway Media

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (July 13, 2019) – 14 year-old Jesse Love of Menlo Park came back home to Madera Speedway and grabbed a surprising victory in the 17th Gerhardt Classic 50 for the BCRA Midgets. Love, the two-time 51FIFTY Jr. Late Model Series champion, added to his already long list of “youngest ever” accomplishments, including youngest BCRA champion and youngest POWRi Midget podium finisher.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Saturday's Gerhardt Classic Set For Madera Speedway

Midgets return to Madera for the Gerhardt Classic on Saturday (Zachary Cook photo)

Via Madera Speedway Media

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (July 10, 2019) – The mighty Madera/BCRA Midgets roar back to Madera Speedway on Saturday night to headline the 17th Gerhardt Classic. A host of other divisions will be competing including the 100 lap California Challenge Cup feature plus the debut of the Central Valley Mini Stocks with a large field expected. Legends of Kearney Bowl, Focus Midgets, and NCMA Sprint Cars round out the scheduled divisions.

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Henderson Lights Up The Night With Firecracker 100 Victory

#2 David Henderson of Fortuna took the win in the Firecracker 100 Sunday night at Redwood Acres Raceway (Photo Courtesy Sherie Bialous)

Via RAR Media

Eureka, CA (July 7, 2019) – The 2019 season for racing at Redwood Acres Raceway hit its halfway point Saturday night for race number five of the schedule. The big Independence Day weekend event was presented by Harper Motors and featured the annual 100-lap Firecracker 100 for the late models as well as a dazzling post-race fireworks display.

Nowlin, Morrison In Winner's Circle At Lakeport Speedway

Lakeport Speedway flagman Johnny Miskill throws both the American flag and the checkered flag for modified winner Jeremy Nowlin in front of the packed-house. Photo by Russell Bishop

Via Nadine Strauss/NCRA Media

July 5 2019…… Lakeport, CA….. Premiering his new #77 modified, Jeremy Nowlin of Kelseyville made an outside pass on Richard Knight of Kelseyville on lap 17 and drove to a $500 victory at Lakeport Speedway Friday night during the “Hillside Honda Night at the Races.” Nowlin also won the modified trophy dash.

Cameron Austin Increases Points Lead With NSMS Victory

Cameron Austin poses with the 51FIFTY All American Speedway girls after his big NSMS win Saturday night (Photos by Jenna Meyer and Don Bloom)

Via Nadine Strauss/NSMS Media

Roseville, CA…. July 6, 2019…..The North State Modified Series, presented by Protect the Harvest, made their only appearance at All American Speedway in Roseville for the 2019 season with a fast-paced 60 lap main event. Kelseyville’s Donovan Cox won the Lucas Oil Dash for $100 and then led the field to green. Cox led the opening lap before three-time NSMS champion Darrin Knight used the outside line to lead lap two. Roseville’s Terry Deal spun in turn two for a caution on lap four. Points leader Cameron Austin of Santa Rosa used the yellow to sweep around Knight on the outside to lead lap five.

Doss And Romero Duel While Creed Wins Big Rig Rumble At Roseville

(Don Thompson photo)

Via All American Speedway Media

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (July 7, 2019) – Jason Romero got the victory he savored while battling with some tough competition, outfoxing Jeremy Doss in lapped traffic to win the second half of the NASCAR Late Model Twin 35s at All American Speedway on Saturday. Another strong turnout of fans in Roseville witnessed a busy night that included the Cherokee Tires Big Rig Rumble, North State Modified Series, and two hotly contested Late Model features.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

USAC/CRA Sprint Cars Ready To Battle At Santa Maria's "Doug Fort Memorial"

#28m Matt McCarthy (Lance Jennings Photo)

By: Lance Jennings

JULY 4, 2019... After a hard fought battle at Perris, the AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Cars will invade the Santa Maria Raceway this Saturday, July 6th. Promoted by Nick Duggan, the "11th Annual Doug Fort Memorial" is the first of two appearances at the central coast 1/3-mile oval. The action packed card will also feature IMCA Modifieds, Mini Stocks, Dwarf Cars, and the NMRA TQ Midgets. Located in Nipomo, California, the front gates at "The West's Best Short Track" will open at 4:00pm, time trials at 5:00pm, and racing will begin at 5:30pm. For more information, visit the track's website at santamariaraceway.com or call 310.493.4900.

Independence Day Celebration At All American Speedway In Roseville This Saturday

(Don Thompson photo)

Via All American Speedway Media

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (July 4, 2019) – Roseville’s All American Speedway returns to action on Saturday July 6th with one of the largest Independence Day celebrations in track history. The racing action will include the inaugural Cherokee Truck Tires Big Rig Rumble and the only 2019 appearance by the traveling North State Modified Series. NASCAR Whelen All-American Series local divisions will be competing, highlighted by Twin 35 lap races for the NASCAR Late Models. This exciting night will be capped by a spectacular fireworks show and led by San Francisco 49er fullback Tom Rathman as the Grand Marshal.

Monday, July 1, 2019

North State Modifieds Are Back At All American Speedway With Championship Points On The Line

The North State Modifieds will be back at All American Speedway Saturday night

Via Gabrielle Stevenson/NSMS Media

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (July 1, 2019) – All American Speedway was the second stop ever in the history of the North State Modified Series, presented by Protect the Harvest, when it began in 2014. The professional series features drivers from all over California or Oregon, battling for every point in the 12-event championship hunt.

RAR’s 2019 Season Reaches Mid-Point With This Saturday’s Firecracker 100

#22m David Miller and #12 Marty Walsh will be two of the top contenders Saturday night in the Firecracker 100 for the Mid-City Motor World late models (Photo Courtesy Sherie Bialous)

Eureka, CA (July 1, 2019) – The 2019 season at Redwood Acres Raceway has been an exciting and unpredictable thus far. Things are set to continue this Saturday night with Harper Motors presenting the evening’s action. The bomber division will be returning to action after taking the previous event off while the late models will be running their biggest race of the season thus far with the Firecracker 100. A fireworks display will cap off the Independence Day weekend event.

Fireworks At Lakeport Speedway Friday Night

The BCRA midgets will make their only appearance at the Lakeport Speedway this Friday night. Chad Nichols (#17), 2017 BCRA champion and multi-midget event winner will be competing.

Via Nadine Strauss/NCRA Media

This Friday night, July 5, Northern California Racing Association (NCRA) brings both auto racing and a huge up-close fireworks display to the Lakeport Speedway.

Sunday, June 30, 2019

Doss Dominates For Second Career Madera Pro Late Model Win

Jeremy Doss celebrates his $2000 Nut Up Pro Late Model win (Jason Wedehase photo)

Via Madera Speedway Media

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (June 30, 2019) – Upperlake’s Jeremy Doss went two-for-two in his Nut Up Pro Late Model career at Madera Speedway, nearly two years after his last series win, leading the final 70 laps on Saturday night. The victory in the prestigious Reverend Ron Spencer Red, White, and Blue Classic left little doubt that the more than 30 time Super Late Model winner and three-time Super Late Model touring champion is a force to be reckoned with in the stock car scene.

Friday, June 28, 2019

NWSLMS Well Represented in Summer Showdown


Via NWSLMS Media

Wenatchee, WA (June 27, 2019)–The Northwest’s premier Super Late Model shootout, Evergreen Speedway’s Summer Showdown, brings together the top drivers from across the country chasing one of the richest payouts in the sport. Included in the entry list are several of the stars of the Northwest Super Late Model Series including past champion Garrett Evans who is joined by Trevor Cristiani, Tayler Riddle and 2019 Jefferson Pitts Racing Rookie of the Year candidate, Tristan Haider.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Reverend Ron Spencer Memorial Red, White And Blue Classic This Saturday

Matt Erickson won the inaugural Ron Spencer Classic last season (Jason Wedehase photo)

Via Madera Speedway Media

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (June 24, 2019) – Madera Speedway’s exciting start to the 2019 season continues into Summer with Saturday’s Reverend Ron Spencer Red, White, and Blue Classic featuring MAVTV-televised Late Models and a huge fireworks show. The on-track action will include the fifth rounds for both the Nut Up Pro Late Model Series and 51FIFTY Jr. Late Model Series while honoring the late track chaplain Ron Spencer.

Green Beats Dothage On Last Lap Restart

#26 Landen Green made a last lap pass to win the feature even for the Wes Green Landscaping 250 outlaw karts.

Eureka, CA (June 23, 2019) – The highly anticipated Redwood Acres Best Of Humboldt fair event took place Sunday for the Humboldt Outlaw Karts. Dave’s Auto Electric and Crawford Construction Specialty presented the afternoon event which saw great race and some spectacular finishes as well.

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Philpot Notches NSMS Victory At Shasta

Jason Philpot of Sacramento captured his first season victory in the North State Modified Series, presented by Protect the Harvest, at Shasta Speedway Saturday night. Photo by Jenna Meyer and Don Bloom

Via Nadine Strauss/NSMS Media

Anderson, CA... June 22, 2019.... Jason Philpot of Sacramento took the lead away from Oregon driver Rich Cobb on a lap 14 restart, and held off the challenges of Medford, Oregon’s Randy Houston the final 30 laps to capture his first season victory in the North State Modified Series, presented by Protect the Harvest, at Shasta Speedway Saturday night. Santa Rosa’s Cameron Austin finished a strong third, and with setting fast time over the 14 car field, regained the NSMS points lead from Robbie Knittel of Lodi.

Miller Continues Perfect Season, Sweeps Twin Fair Night Features

#22m David Miller won both Mid-City Motor World main events Saturday night giving him four wins in 2019.

Eureka, CA (June 23, 2019) – It was a fantastic night for racing Saturday night at Redwood Acres Raceway. Mother Nature brought the sunshine, the drivers brought the action and race fans were treated to thrilling action. The event had a bit more on the line than usual as the races coincided with the annual Redwood Acres Best Of Humboldt Fair.

Robby Josett Wins Battle at Ventura

#73K Robby Josett (Lance Jennings Photo)

Via USAC Media

VENTURA, CA - JUNE 22, 2019... Making his first start of the campaign, Robby Josett (Santa Clarita, CA) outdueled Robert Dalby, Jake Swanson, and Ben Worth to win at Ventura Raceway. Driving Keith Ford's #73K Naturipe / Sun Valley AG Transport TCR, Josett reclaimed the lead on the tenth circuit and stormed to the fifth USAC Western States Midget triumph of his career. Swanson, Dalby, Cody Swanson, and defending champion Michael Faccinto rounded out the top-five drivers.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

USAC Western States Midget Point Battle Resumes At Ventura

#4D Robert Dalby (Lance Jennings Photo)

By Lance Jennings

JUNE 18, 2019... After a schedule break, the USAC Western States Midgets will battle at Ventura Raceway, this Saturday, June 22nd. Promoted by Jim Naylor, the fourth point race is the first of four appearances at the 1/5-mile oval. Saturday's event will also feature the VRA Dwarf Cars, VRA Senior Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, and Focus / WMR Midgets. The Pit Gates will open at Noon, the Front Gates will open at 3:00pm, and Racing at "The Best Little Dirt Track in America" is set for 5:30pm. For more information, visit the track's website at venturaraceway.com or call 805.648.RACE.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Miller, Baker, Mayo Among RAR Point Standings Leaders Going Into Fair Races

#22m David Miller and #2 David Henderson are the two front runners in the Mid-City Motor World late model division (Photo Courtesy Sherie Bialous RAR Track Photographer)

Via RAR Media

Eureka, CA (June 18, 2019) – Contenders and pretenders are starting to shake out in the points standings for all six local divisions at Redwood Acres Raceway for the 2019 season. Every race during the season is important and carries prestige but this Saturday’s event will mean just a bit more with the racing action on the 3/8-mile paved oval coinciding with the annual Redwood Acres Best Of Humboldt Fair.

Monday, June 17, 2019

North State Modifieds Go North To Shasta Speedway

North State Modifieds in the Lucas Oil Dash for Cash at Shasta Speedway last season. They will be competing here again this Saturday night as part of the Shasta County Fair festivities. Photo by Chris Anderson

Via Nadine Strauss/NSMS Media

Anderson, CA…..Ending their Southern California swing last week, which included races at both Stockton 99 Speedway and Madera Speedway, The North State Modified Series, presented by Protect the Harvest, will be moving north to Shasta Speedway in Anderson, CA this Saturday night for race #6 of the 2019 Driving Out Cancer Awareness Tour. The event will be a part of the Shasta County Fair festivities, and will be the first of two appearances for NSMS at this three-eighth mile paved oval.

Biggest Race Of The Season For The Humboldt Outlaw Karts Sunday

The Miclette Family Racing pure stocks will be in action this Sunday

Via HOK Media

Eureka, CA (June 17, 2019) – For the second straight season, the Humboldt Outlaw Karts will be competing during the Redwood Acres Fair. Dave’s Auto Electric and Crawford Construction Specialties will be presenting the big event which will have a bit more prestige this season as it will be the first year the karts will be racing on the purpose-built 1/10-mile dirt Bullring. The outlaws will be a feature attraction on the final day of this year’s fair and will likely attract fans who have yet to experience the thrills provided by all of the divisions for the Humboldt Outlaw Karts.

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Knittel Takes Over NSMS Points Lead With Madera Win

Robbie Knittel (#24) passes Darrin Sullivan (#21) on his way to win his second North State Modified Series win. Photo by Jenna Meyer and Don Bloom

Via Nadine Strauss/NSMS Media

Madera CA... June 15, 2019.... Coming off a victory at Stockton 99 Speedway two weeks ago, Robbie Knittel of Lodi drove the Ferrari Farms #24 modified to his second straight $1000 victory at Madera Speedway Saturday night as the North State Modified Series, presented by Protect the Harvest, completed race #5 of the 2019 Driving Out Cancer Awareness Tour. Knittel also set fast time of 15.117 seconds and took over the NSMS points lead by two points over Cameron Austin of Santa Rosa.

Schermerhorn Drives To Victory At Madera

Photo by Don Bloom

Via Nadine Strauss/NSMS Media

Madera, CA..... June 15, 2019….. The second of three NSMS / Madera Hobby Stock Challenge races was held at Madera Speedway Saturday night, and it was Steve Schermerhorn of Oakhurst who drove to victory in the Gone Fishin’ Marine 50 lap feature event to pocket $750 for his efforts.

Jeremy Doss Rules Roseville In NASCAR Late Model Debut

(Don Thompson photo)

Via All American Speedway Media

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (June 15, 2019) – Upperlake, CA’s Jeremy Doss made the most of his first NASCAR Late Model weekend at All American Speedway, winning the second 35 lap feature after finishing second in the opening race, before a packed house in Roseville on Saturday night. The multi-time touring stock car champion stood out among a field of 20 drivers from across the western United States battling for NASCAR state and national points on the one-third mile asphalt oval.

Guardino Continues to Roll at Santa Maria

Winner Tristan Guardino (Lance Jennings Photo)

Via USAC Media

SANTA MARIA, CA - JUNE 15, 2019... Regaining the lead from Jake Swanson on lap 21, Tristan Guardino (Fremont, CA) claimed the "Ron Otto Memorial" at Santa Maria Raceway. Driving the family owned #15T Dorso's Automotive / Allied Auto Stores Maxim, Guardino extended his point lead with his third USAC West Coast Sprint Car victory of the season. Fast qualifier Swanson, T.J. Smith, Troy Rutherford, and Cody Majors rounded out the top-five drivers.

Friday, June 14, 2019

Austin Edwards Joins Austin Herzog Motorsports For JR LM

Jason Wedehase photo

Via Austin Herzog Motorsports PR

CLOVIS, CALIFORNIA (June 14, 2019) – 14 year-old Austin Edwards of Mentone, CA will join Austin Herzog Motorsports for the 51FIFTY Jr. Late Model Series race on June 29th in an exciting announcement for both parties. Austin Herzog, 16, is a six-time winner in the Jr. Late Model Series and currently leads Madera Speedway’s Nut Up Pro Late Model Series standings. Austin Herzog Motorsports and its crew chief Charlie Wilson will be fielding Edwards in the 70 lap race that is televised for MAVTV.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Deegan Family Feud As Part Of Father's Day Race Night At All American Speedway

Hailie Deegan won the most recent NASCAR K&N West race in Colorado

Via All American Speedway Media

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (June 13, 2019) – Recent NASCAR K&N Pro Series, West winner Hailie Deegan and her 10-time X Games medal winning father Brian Deegan will be a part of a busy night at All American Speedway on Saturday night. The one-third mile asphalt oval will welcome the Deegans for a Father’s Day Special match race. It is just one part of a motorsports entertainment filled evening that includes seven NASCAR weekly main events and will be capped by Cowboy Kenny Bartram’s Freestyle Motocross.

USAC West Coast Sprints Clash Saturday At Santa Maria's "Ron Otto Memorial"

#87 Ricky Kirkbride (Lance Jennings Photo)

By Lance Jennings/USAC Media

JUNE 11, 2019... This Saturday, June 15th, the USAC West Coast 360 Sprint Cars will make their second of four appearances at the newly renovated Santa Maria Raceway. Promoted by Nick Duggan, the "Ron Otto Memorial" will also showcase IMCA Sport Mods, Hobby Stocks, American Stocks, Mini Stocks, and the NMRA TQ Midgets. Located in Nipomo, California, the front gates at "The West's Best Short Track" will open at 4:00pm, time trials at 5:00pm, and racing will begin at 5:30pm. For more information, visit the track's website at santamariaraceway.com or call 310.493.4900.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

North State Modifieds And Hobby Stocks Return To Madera

April winner Randy Houston of Medford, OR joined in victory lane by announcer Andy Foster

Via Madera Speedway Media

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (June 12, 2019) – The busy summer at Madera Speedway continues this weekend with the North State Modified Series and North State Hobby Stock Challenge competing this Saturday. The one-third mile asphalt oval will also play host to Madera Late Models, Legends of the Pacific, Southwest Tour Trucks, Modified Super Toyota, Toyota Sedans, and a Jr. Late Model exhibition race.

Monday, June 10, 2019

Miller Recovers From Early Race Incident For Two In A Row

#22m David Miller leads the field in the 75-lap Mid-City Motor World late model feature. Miller took his second straight win of the season.

Via Redwood Acres Raceway

Eureka, CA (June 10, 2019) – To say that it was a spectacular night of racing at Redwood Acres Raceway this past Saturday night would be an understatement. A fantastic crowd of Northern California race fans packed the stands for Pepsi Night and everyone at the 3/8-mile paved oval was graced by awesome racing on the track and remarkable late-spring weather.

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Phaule And Stone Drive To Victory In Big Night For 44x Racing



Via Blakesley Sports Media

BRENTWOOD, CALIFORNIA (June 9, 2019) – 12 year-old Jeffrey Pahule, Jr. rolled out his new Ten-J Chassis at Dixon Speedway on Saturday night and picked up his first Restricted win of the season driving the Teletech Communications-backed #44x. His teammate and mentor Austin Stone, using the team’s #44x Pace Chassis, topped a 31 car field in Non Wing as well in a huge night for the Brentwood-based team.

Knight, Sullivan $1,000 Winners At Lakeport Speedway

Darrin Knight (#20) passes early leader Ian Elliott (#27) on his way to a $1000 win in the modifieds Saturday night at Lakeport Speedway

Via NCRA/Lakeport Speedway Media

June 8, 2019…… Lakeport, CA….. NCRA Modified driver Darrin Knight of Kelseyville and Taco Bell Bomber driver Mike Sullivan of Lakeport each took home $1000 after their respective win at the Lakeport Speedway auto races Saturday night. The purse money was donated in part by Richard Knight of Knight’s Auto Body, Medieval Motorsport, and Ian Elliott of Running Springs Heating and Air.

Martin's Late Charge Earns Him CSP Birthday Bash Victory

#16 Mike Martin wins at Canyon.

Via USAC Media

PEORIA, AZ - JUNE 8, 2019... Starting third, "The Magic Man" Mike Martin (Yuma, AZ) worked his way past Brody Roa on lap 27 and powered to the "CSP Birthday Bash" win at Canyon Speedway Park.

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Thorn Grabs Career Win 37 With Spears 125 Victory At Madera

#43 Derek Thorn successfully fended off #11 Austin Herzog for the $5,000 win (Jason Wedehase photo)

Via Madera Speedway Media

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (June 8, 2019) – Four-time SPEARS Southwest Tour champion Derek Thorn of Bakersfield added to his long list of accomplishments with his 37th victory and 53rd fast-time in Saturday’s 125 lap event at Madera Speedway, presented by 51FIFTY LTM. Thorn’s win did not come easy as he withstood challenges from current Nut Up Pro Late Model points leader Austin Herzog, age 16 from Clovis, CA.

Tristan Guardino Wins Non-Stop Faria Memorial

Winner Tristan Guardino (Lance Jennings Photo)

Via USAC Media

TULARE, CA - JUNE 7, 2019... After taking command from "The Rickster" Ricky Kirkbride on the second lap, Tristan Guardino (Fremont, CA) held off several challenges from Ryan Bernal to win the nonstop "Chris and Brian Faria Memorial." Driving the family owned #15T Dorso's Automotive / Allied Auto Stores Maxim, Guardino's USAC West Coast Sprint Car victory at Thunderbowl Raceway was his second win of the campaign. The point leader repeated as the "Faria Memorial" champion over fast qualifier Austin Liggett, Bernal, "Hollywood" Danny Faria Jr., and hard charger T.J. Smith.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Anatomy Of A Comeback: The Return of Tanner Thorson

#98 Tanner Thorson (David Nearpass Photo)

By: Richie Murray - USAC Media

Speedway, Indiana (June 7, 2019).........The Accident: It was Monday morning, March 4, 2019. USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget champion Tanner Thorson had wrapped up competing with the World of Outlaws at the Dirt Track at Las Vegas Motor Speedway days earlier and was driving the Tri-C Motorsports hauler back to the team's Sacramento, Calif. shop.

Thorson wouldn't get a chance to complete the mission, the result of a fiery multi-car incident on Highway 99 in Modesto, Calif. that left the Minden, Nevada driver battered, broken and bruised, but, thankfully, alive.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Late Models Return To The Acres This Saturday

#22m David Miller of Coquille, OR is hoping to back up his season opening win in the Mid-City Motor World late models with another victory Saturday night at Redwood Acres Raceway (Photo Courtesy Sherie Bialous)

Via RAR Media

Eureka, CA (June 4, 2019) – It will be almost a full month this Saturday since the last time cars hit the pavement on the 3/8-mile Redwood Acres Raceway oval. That will change though with racing returning for RAR’s annual Pepsi Night. All six divisions will be in action including the late models who last race in the season opening event on April 27.

Southwest Tour And Modified Double Header At Madera

Jacob Gomes won the SRL Southwest Tour event last September (Jason Wedehase photo)

Via Madera Speedway Media

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (June 4, 2019) – Two of the most prestigious short track touring series in the country will co-headline the Lucas Oil Summertime Horsepower Nationals, when the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour and Spears Manufacturing Modified Series compete at Madera Speedway on Saturday night. The Southwest Tour 125 presented by 51FIFTY LTM and the Modified Series 75 presented by K&N Filters will feature drivers from across the western United States racing for over $50,000 in prize money.

Monday, June 3, 2019

Cress Slips Past Cristiani For South Sound Win


Via NWSLMS Media

Wenatchee, WA (June 1, 2019)–Alan Cress battled Trevor Cristiani right down to the final lap of the South Sound 125 with a yellow flag coming out late that opened the door for the Stayton, Ore. driver second career Northwest Super Late Model Series victory at South Sound Speedway.

Proctor Bests Combest For Second Box Stock Feature Win

Pure stocks in action during their heat race

Via HOK Media

Eureka, CA (June 3, 2019) – After rain washed out the scheduled event on May 18, racing for the Humboldt Outlaw Karts returned this past Saturday for the second event of the 2019 season. As always, racing in all six divisions proved to be both exciting and intense. Humboldt County 1st District Supervisor, Rex Bohn presented the events on what was a beautiful day at the 1/8-mile dirt Redwood Acres Bullring.

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Knittel Captures First North State Modified Win

Robbie Knittel of Lodi is all smiles after his big North State Modified Series win at Stockton Speedway Saturday night. Photo by: Jessie's Fast Photos

Via Nadine Strauss/NSMS Media

Stockton CA... June 1, 2019.... Robbie Knittel of Lodi drove the Ferrari Farms #24 modified to a $1000 victory at Stockton 99 Speedway Saturday night as the North State Modified Series, presented by Protect the Harvest, completed race #4 of the 2019 Driving Out Cancer Awareness Tour. Knittel led the event wire-to-wire, holding off the challenges of Kelseyville’s Darrin Knight the entire distance to take the win. Knight was the winner the first race at Stockton earlier this season.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Madera Points Leaders To Attend West Coast Stock Car HOF Banquet

(Doug Torres photo)

Via Madera Speedway Media

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (June 1, 2019) – Two of Madera Speedway’s brightest young stars will have an opportunity to interact with some of the biggest names in west coast stock car racing history. Nut Up Pro Late Model Series points leader Austin Herzog, age 16, and 51FIFTY Energy Drink Jr. Late Model Series points leader Tanner Reif, age 13, will be special guests of the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame banquet.

Friday, May 31, 2019

Hinkle Aims for Home Win at South Sound



Via NWSLMS Media

Wenatchee, Wash. (May 30, 2019)–Chad Hinkle moved to competing on the Northwest Super Late Model Series two seasons ago after a successful career at South Sound Speedway in their local Late Model class. With a resume full of big race wins at his home track, Hinkle looks to add a touring-level Super Late Model victory to his body of work. That chance may come in Saturday’s South Sound 125 that features the top touring drivers of the Northwest battling it out for supremacy on the tricky .375-mile oval.

Thursday, May 30, 2019

USAC Southwest Sprints Return To San Tan Valley

#50 "Chargin" Charles Davis Jr. (Lance Jennings Photo)

By Lance Jennings/USAC Media

The Sands Chevrolet USAC SouthWest Sprint Cars will head to Arizona Speedway this Saturday, June 1st, for the seventh point race of the season. Promoted by Jonah Trussel, the "Jersey Mike's Subs Kool Summer Nights" will also feature IMCA Sport Mods, IMCA Stock Cars, Dwarf Cars, and the Robert Horne Bombers. The Front Gates will open at 5:30pm and Racing is scheduled to start at 7:30pm. For more event and ticket information, visit arizonaspeedway.net or call 480.926.6688.