Wednesday, April 25, 2018

NASCAR Late Models Roar Back To Kern County Raceway With Twin Main Events


This Saturday night the NASCAR Late Models return to the high banks of Kern County Raceway. The top NASCAR division at KCRP will compete in twin main events for the first time in 2018. Along with the headlining Late Models, the NASCAR Spec Mods are back for the second time in as many weeks. Completing the show are the INEX Legends who are also racing twin main events, The INEX Bandoleros, and “The Future Stars of Racing” The Mini Dwarfs.

A stout field of racers is expected in the NASCAR Late Models, Including defending track and California State Champ, Trevor Huddleston; Current point’s leader and grandson of racing legend Parnelli Jones, Jagger Jones; plus, off-road racing champion and star of the new Discovery Channel Show “Twin Turbos” Brad DeBerti.

Local favorites Brandon Weaver, who sits second in points; Paul Ebersbacher, who had a career best finish of third in the last late model race; Tom Gibson in the #7 car who sits seventh in points, and Tanner Wattenbarger, the young gun competing in both the Late Models at KCRP and The SPEARS Southwest Tour are poised to take on all challengers!

Spectator gates for Saturday’s NASCAR Racing and Family Fun will open at 4:30 pm, Racing begins at 6:00 pm. Adult tickets start at ten dollars and are available at or the box office on race day.

Kern County Raceway is proud to partner with Budweiser, Bulwark FR, Coors Light, Jim Burke Ford, and Whelen Engineering.

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