Archive for March 2018

VIEIRA WINS SECOND PACIFIC CHALLENGE RACE IN MADERA THRILLER

SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (March 31, 2018) – Carlos Vieira turned in an encore performance Saturday night, leading the final 56 laps to take his second career Pacific Challenge Series race at Madera Speedway.  Vieira’s win in the PenneyLawyers.com series matched his win in the 2017 season opener at the one-third mile speedway as well. The event was…

PACIFIC CHALLENGE SERIES READYING FOR SATURDAY OPENER AT MADERA

SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (March 28, 2018) – The Pacific Challenge Series presented by PenneyLawyers.com will begin its 2018 Super Late Model campaign on Saturday at Madera Speedway, after rainy spring delayed proceedings by two weeks.  The PCS is now paired with an exciting evening of racing that honors valley racing legends Smokey Hanoian, Al Pombo, and Marshall…

DOSS MAKES LAST LAP MOVE TO WIN SRL OPENER AT MADERA

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (March 24, 2018) – Jeremy Doss started his 2018 SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour title run with a bang, leading only the final lap to win Saturday’s Season Opener 125 at Madera Speedway.  The two-time championship runner-up charged through the pack after falling as low tenth to take the lead from four-time champion Derek Thorn…

“SUPER SPRING” CONTINUES SATURDAY WITH SRL AT MADERA

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (March 21, 2018) – An incredible spring of nationally-recognized Late Model and Super Late Model racing at Madera Speedway continues Saturday with the $5,000 to win SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Season Opener 125.  Madera Late Models, Legends of the Pacific, Modified Super Toyotas, and Toyota Sedans will also be competing at the fastest one-third…

TOP TEN FINISH FOR AUSTIN HERZOG IN NASCAR WEST DEBUT

CLOVIS, CALIFORNIA (March 16, 2018) – 15 year-old Austin Herzog of Clovis, CA made the most of his maiden voyage in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series, West on Thursday night, taking home an eighth place finish at Kern County Raceway Park.  Herzog drove the #77 LC Services / Superior Door & Building Materials Ford for Jefferson…

ERICKSON SNARES $5,000 MADERA SEASON OPENER ON MAVTV

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (March 10, 2018) – Under threatening skies, 2016 Madera Speedway champion Matt Erickson won Saturday’s $5,000 to win opener for the RPM Mortgage Pro Late Model Series.  The race was reduced to 80 laps with no scheduled breaks.  The format produced a barnburner from start-to-finish with nearly a dozen lead changes across three different…

AUSTIN HERZOG TO MAKE NASCAR K&N WEST DEBUT AT KERN

CLOVIS, CALIFORNIA (March 8, 2018) – Austin Herzog, 15, will make his NASCAR K&N Pro Series, West debut on March 15 at Kern County Raceway Park in the Bakersfield 175.  Herzog will drive the #77 LC Services / Superior Door & Building Materials Ford for Jefferson Pitts Racing. Herzog will be paired with Monster Energy NASCAR…

RPM MORTGAGE PRO LATE MODEL SERIES CONTINUES IN 2018 AT MADERASPEEDWAY

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (March 7, 2018) – Alamo, CA-based RPM Mortgage, a leading private mortgage lender, continues as the primary sponsor of the Pro Late Model division at Madera Speedway.  The MAVTV-televised nine race series has emerged as one of the premier weekly track stock car series in the nation, averaging nearly 30 entrants per race.  The partnership between…

HILL BEGINS 2018 USAC CAMPAIGN WITH PODIUM IN VEGAS

 MADERA RANCHOS, CALIFORNIA (March 6, 2018) – The 2018 USAC West Coast 360 campaign for Dalton Hill kicked off in a big way last week, with Hill steering the #81D to a podium finish during Wednesday night’s non-points race at the Dirt Track at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The combined race with the USAC Southwest Sprints…