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NEWS AND NOTES SPEARS SOUTHWEST TOUR SERIES OCTOBER CLASSIC

By Steven Blakesley | October 22, 2020

(October 22, 2020 by Kevin Peters) – October Classic: After 28 years of the October Classic at Mesa Marin Raceway (CA) (1977 to 2005), the race returned to Kern County Raceway and Bakersfield, CA the last two seasons. This year’s edition will find the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series joined by the SPEARS Modified Series,…

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INAUGURAL SCHAEFFER’S OIL WILD WING SHOOTOUT GAINS MORE MOMENTUM

By Short Track Live | October 21, 2020

(October 21, 2020 from Ben Shelton) — The Schaeffer’s Oil Wild Wing Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts is officially less than three months away. The brand-new 410 c.i. Winged Sprint Car and IMCA Modified extravaganza is set for January 22-24 at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway. Photo by Trent Gower Recent announcements for the event…

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USAC/BCRA MIDGET CHALLENGE RESUMES AT PETALUMA

By Short Track Live | October 21, 2020

(October 21, 2020 from Lance Jennings) – This Saturday, October 24th, the “mighty midgets” of the USAC Western States and Bay Cities Racing Association will return at Petaluma Speedway for a special non-point event. Promoted by Rick Faeth, the final round of the “West Coast Stock Car / Motorsports Hall of Fame Challenge” mini-series will…

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NAPA AUTO PARTS 125 PART OF FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS IN ROSEVILLE

By Steven Blakesley | October 20, 2020

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (October 20, 2020) – This Friday night, the ARCA Menards Series West, Jaws Gear & Axle Limited Modifieds, Super Stocks, and F4s will close the 2020 season for All American Speedway in Roseville, Calif. The special night of action will include the NAPA AUTO PARTS 125 presented by CashInTheCan.com, televised live on TrackPass…

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MICRO TEAMS ACROSS THE WEST READYING FOR TURKEY BOWL XX

By Steven Blakesley | October 20, 2020

STOCKTON, CALIFORNIA (October 20, 2020) – Delta Speedway presented by Financial Center Credit Union will present the highly-anticipated Turkey Bowl XX this Friday and Saturday night, offering $2,000 to win in both the Super 600 and Non-Wing features along with $1,000 to win for the Restricted and Jr. Sprint features. A $200 cash prize will…

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RYAN TIMMONS STAYS HOT AT PETALUMA WITH USAC WIN

By Short Track Live | October 18, 2020

(October 18, 2020 by Lance Jennings) – After winning last Saturday at Placerville, Ryan Timmons (Pleasant Hill, CA) scored the non-point USAC West Coast Sprint Car victory at Petaluma Speedway. Driving the family owned #29T Timmons Auto Truck & Repair / Evergood Fine Foods CS9, Timmons reclaimed the lead from “The Human Highlight Reel” Geoff…

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MITCHELL FACCINTO CLAIMS 60TH RUNNING OF THE JOHNNY KEY CLASSIC IN WATSONVILLE SATURDAY

By Short Track Live | October 18, 2020

(October 18, 2020 by Gary Thomas) – Hanford, California’s Mitchell Faccinto had been oh-so-close to Ocean Sprints victory lane in the past, before he finally checked it off his list over the Summer. On Saturday night he returned and added another, only this time it was at the prestigious Johnny Key Classic, as he tallied…

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SHEPHERD AND ERICKSON COMPLETE CHAMPIONSHIP SEASONS AT MADERA SPEEDWAY

By Steven Blakesley | October 17, 2020

MADERA, CALIF. (October 17, 2020) – Bakersfield’s Buddy Shepherd and Phoenix’s Bradley Erickson each won their fifth main event of the year in route to the MAVTV-televised Late Model championships at Madera Speedway on Saturday night. Shepherd won his third Nut Up Pro Late Model title while Erickson won the 51FIFTY Jr. Late Model Series…

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PETALUMA HOSTS USAC WESTERN MIDGETS AND USAC WEST COAST 360s

By Short Track Live | October 15, 2020

(October 15, 2020 from Lance Jennings) – After a torrid battle at Placerville, the “mighty midgets” of the USAC Western States and Bay Cities Racing Association will clash at Petaluma Speedway this Saturday, October 17th. Photos by Lance Jennings Promoted by Rick Faeth, the co-sanctioned special event / non-point race will also feature the USAC West…

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ON THE RADAR: CHAMPIONSHIPS ON THE LINE IN IRWINDALE, MADERA, AND VEGAS

By Steven Blakesley | October 14, 2020

(October 14, 2020) – Championships will be on the minds of drivers at Irwindale, Madera, and Las Vegas in this weekend’s racing action. A busy season of short track racing continues this weekend On the Radar! Saturday October 17 Antioch Speedway pays $1000 to win for its Hobby Stock division. Stream: AntiochSpeedway.TV Irwindale Speedway crowns its NASCAR-sanctioned…

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