Archive for June 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP BATTLES INTENSIFY IN SPEEDWEEK WITH HAGOPIAN WINNING PLAZA

VISALIA, CALIFORNIA (June 30, 2018) – Round three of the fourth annual California Speedweek hit Keller Auto Raceway at Plaza Park on Friday night, with Jake Hagopian earning his second bear trophy of the week with the Super 600 victory.  The $1000 win closes Hagopian within just 16 points of Michael Faccinto with the championship race…

CALIFORNIA SPEEDWEEK CHAMPIONSHIP CONCLUDES FRIDAY & SATURDAY

STOCKTON, CALIFORNIA (June 29, 2018) – The run to the fourth annual California Speedweek championship will conclude Friday and Saturday nights, with the world’s best Micro Sprint racers in action at Keller Auto Raceway at Plaza Park in Visalia and Lemoore Raceway in Lemoore, CA. A total of 114 drivers have hit the track over the…

TYLER SMITH EXTENDS SPEEDWEEK RECORDS WITH DELTA VICTORY

STOCKTON, CALIFORNIA (June 28, 2018) – Tyler “TJ” Smith extended his record-breaking California Speedweek career, grabbing Wednesday’s Non Wing feature at Delta Speedway.  His victory in the fourth annual event moves him past $12,000 earned along with being his fourth career win and leading the series in laps led as well.  Michael Faccinto and Dylan Bloomfield also won…

HAGOPIAN, LAUGHTON, AND BLOOMFIELD STAR IN NIGHT ONE OF SPEEDWEEK

DIXON, CALIFORNIA (June 27, 2018) – The fourth annual California Speedweek kicked off Tuesday at Dixon Speedway with Jake Hagopian, Chad Laughton, and Dylan Bloomfield taking the $1000 victories.  A total of 108 Micro Sprints competed in the first of four nights of competition across the state of California for the coveted bear trophies. Visalia’s Austin…

CALIFORNIA SPEEDWEEK HITS THE TRACK TUESDAY AT DIXON

STOCKTON, CALIFORNIA (June 25, 2018) – Over 120 racers from across the world are descending on California, with the 4th annual California Speedweek for Micro Sprints beginning Tuesday from Dixon Speedway.  The field of 121 entries covers 12 states plus Australia and Canada, ready to battle for four races in five days for a $54,000 purse. Many…

MAVTV LATE MODEL ACTION RETURNS TO MADERA WITH FIREWORKS

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (June 25, 2018) – Both the RPM Mortgage Pro Late Model Series and the 51FIFTY Energy Drink Junior Late Model Series return to Madera Speedway this weekend to headline the “Reverend Ron Spencer Red, White and Blue Classic” featuring post-race fireworks.  The MAVTV-televised series will be joined on the one-third mile asphalt oval by…

JASON ROMERO GOES TWO IN A ROW DURING SHASTA DISTRICT FAIR

ANDERSON, CALIFORNIA (June 23, 2018) – Cameron Park’s Jason Romero won his second consecutive Shasta Speedway victory, and seventh career in the PCS, taking Saturday’s 100 lapper during the Shasta District Fair in Anderson, CA.  A strong crowd weathered 100 degree temperatures to watch 15 Super Late Models compete in the feature presented by PenneyLawyers.com John…

PACIFIC CHALLENGE SERIES RACES INTO THE SHASTA DISTRICT FAIR SATURDAY

SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (June 20, 2018) – The Shasta District Fairgrounds will come to life with the touring stars of the Pacific Challenge Series on Saturday, with a large contingent of drivers from across Northern California expected at Shasta Speedway.  The fourth round of the PenneyLawyers.com backed series brings Super Late Models to the 3/8ths mile for…

GERHARDT CLASSIC SPRINT CARS GAIN HORSEPOWER WITH LARGE PURSE

MADERA, CALIFORNIA (June 19, 2018) – The Western Winged Super Sprint portion of the 18th Gerhardt Classic open wheel race on July 7th at Madera Speedway has gained some serious horsepower in the form of an expanded purse.  Sponsors and supporters of open wheel racing have allowed the race to pay an outstanding $800 to start. The evening…

THORN TO CARRY SPONSORSHIP FROM S&S INSULATION INTO SONOMA

BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (June 19, 2018) – NASCAR K&N Pro Series, West points leader Derek Thorn of Bakersfield, CA will carry a different sponsor, Saturday, on the hood of his Bob Bruncati-owned Sunrise Ford #6 Fusion at Sonoma Raceway.  Thorn’s hood will be adorned with local company S&S Insulation of Middletown, CA. Thorn won the 2013 visit at Sonoma…