WATSONVILLE, CALIF. (December 24, 2020) – The 2021 Western Midget Racing schedule has been released with five different venues across California and Arizona that will play host to the fastest growing dirt open wheel series in the west. The series will visit Adobe Mountain Speedway, Ventura Raceway, Ocean Speedway, Petaluma Speedway, and a fifth venue…

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(Deccember 15, 2020) – 10-time Western Midget Racing winner David Prickett joins Blakesley Sports Media Live! Prickett dives into details on the WMR car and series, and plans for a five-car attack on the 2021 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals. We also look at drivers in the Winners Circle and the Best Thing I Saw over…

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SANTA CRUZ, CALIF. (October 26, 2020) – Darren Brent drove to his first career Western Midget Racing victory, taking the 20-lap feature at Petaluma Speedway in car No.99. Randi Pankratz and Arizona’s Cory Brown rounded out the top-three. Western Midget Racing continues on Friday Nov 6 at the Ocean Speedway in Watsonville. Brent claimed the eight…

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(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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(September 23, 2020) – The Pettit Shootout for IMCA Modifieds and the Dwarf Car Nationals at Marysville will give California a bit of a sense of normalcy this weekend, as the two stalwart events continue their place on the late September On the Radar! Friday September 25-Saturday September 26 Marysville Raceway hosts the 25th running of…

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(September 11, 2020 from Lance Jennings) – Officials with Petaluma Speedway and the United States Auto Club (USAC) have announced the Saturday’s race (September 12) at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds has been postponed. Track promoter Rick Faeth and USAC are working on a make-up date for the event. “Petaluma Speedway regrettably announces that tomorrow night’s scheduled…

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SANTA CRUZ, CALIF. (September 10, 2020) – Western Midget Racing will make their second appearance at Petaluma Speedway on Saturday night, supporting the USAC West Coast 360 Sprint Cars as part of an exciting open wheel night at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds. Photo by Joe Shivak. Western Midget Racing is also scheduled to conclude its season on…

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