Thursday, October 6, 2016

$1,000 Halfway Bonus To Be Awarded At Kern County Raceway

Bakersfield, CA – For 2016, the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series increased its minimum Winner’s Purse to $5,000 (up from $3,000). However, for the upcoming “BULWARK FR 150 presented by 51 FIFTY Energy Drink” at Kern County Raceway on October 29th, the pot just got a little sweeter. Thanks to new series sponsor, ‘His Works Gift Basket Co.’, the driver leading at the halfway break, will receive a $1,000 bonus. If that driver is fortunate to go on and win the race, they’ll haul in a $6,000 payday.

“We’re always grateful for new sponsors coming into our series and we couldn’t be more proud for ‘His Works Gift Basket Co.’ utilizing the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series to help launch their company.” stated the SRL’s Brian Olsen. “Laticia and Kevin (Peters) have been longtime supporters of ours and we’re thankful that they’re sponsoring the halfway bonus and giving back to our teams”.

‘His Works Gift Basket Co.’ is a custom gift basket company. Each basket is made with the quality of its contents in mind. Their baskets do not contain inexpensive filler items to bulk up the baskets. They’re designed with quality items that customers will appreciate and enjoy. The baskets are currently available at or on Facebook at: #/hisworksgiftbasketco/?fref=ts

“As a new company, we’re excited to be involved with the SPEARS (SRL) Southwest Tour Series in the sponsorship of such an exciting event at Kern County Raceway. The SRL has established itself as the premiere Super Late Model Touring Series in the West, and we are proud to have the opportunity to be associated them. In addition, Kern County Raceway is one of the finest short track facilities on the entire West Coast. With race fans being the most loyal fan base in sports, we feel this combination is perfect for a company that strives for quality.” commented ‘His Works Gift Basket Co.’s’ Laticia Peters.

The “BULWARK FR 150 presented by 51 FIFTY Energy Drink” at Kern County Raceway is the penultimate race of the 2016 SPEARS Southwest Tour Series season. The October 29th event is the “3rd Annual Fall Classic at KCR and will feature the INEX Legends, Mini Stocks, Super Stocks, RCF SPEC Late Models and the 150 lap SPEARS Southwest Tour Series feature. Spectator gates open at 4pm with $15 General Admission tickets and $20 Reserved tickets. Family Four Packs (2 Adults, 2 Kids 6-15 years old) available for only $35.

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About SPEARS MANUFACTURING: Spears Manufacturing is a world leader in plastic piping products. SPEARS’ maintains over one million square feet of manufacturing facilities in four states and nine distribution centers across the USA for worldwide distribution. For more information go to

About the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series: Celebrating its sixteenth season in 2016, the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series is a regional stock car series competing on paved ovals in the southwestern portion of the U.S. “The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series…Where the Champions Race”.