TRACK CHAMPIONS TO BE CROWNED
THIS SATURDAY NIGHT AT KCRP AWARDS BANQUET
Bakersfield, CA (December 17th,
With the 2014 racing season
complete, Kern County Raceway Park, Bakersfield’s Home
to NASCAR, will honor Champions across 9 divisions in a
festive celebration at the state of the art speedway.
KCRP’s 2nd Annual “Night of Champions”,
Saturday December 20th,
will kick off at 6 pm
with a social hour, that will include great giveaways
for racers and guests, from
Advance Beverage, On-Track Race Supply, Essentials Spa,
Greenway Pest Control, Buck Owens Crystal Palace, H & S
Body Works, Dave’s Fabrication, Hill Threaded Products,
Bakersfield Tool Repair, & K&N Filters.
delicious BBQ dinner, provided by Events Unlimited will
be served at 7 pm, with the awards ceremony starting at
Champions in 4 NASCAR Whelen All-American divisions, The
CITGO Lubricants Late Models, Pro Late Models, NASCAR
Spec-Mods, and NASCAR Mini Stocks, along with 2 INEX
divisions, Legends and Bandoleros, and 3 KCRP divisions,
Super Street, JR Mini Dwarf, and SR Mini Dwarf will
spend their Christmas holiday with a bounty of awards
that will include Championship plaques, Championship
Trophy, and a Hoosier Tire Champions Jacket. Also
honored this Saturday, will be the top 10 finishers in
the CITGO Late models, and INEX Legends, along with
the top five finishers
in the Spec-Mods, Mini Stocks, Pro Late Models,
Bandoleros, JR & SR Mini Dwarfs, and Super Streets
respectively. This sold out event is at maximum capacity
with over 320 guests expected to attend.
BIG NEWS FROM THE WINTER SHOWDOWN
(December 12th, 2014)– As each day passes the
inaugural Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park moves
Within a week of the release
of the entry form, more than 30 entries have been returned
from drivers from throughout the country.
“We’re blown away by the response
from the race teams.
never seen a reaction to an event like we’re seeing for the
Winter Showdown,” stated the event promoter and SRL director,
Since announcing $25,000.00 to win
and $125,000.00 in prize money for the Super Late Models/Tour
cars for the Winter Showdown, the organizers are now proud to
announce the addition of the Lucas Oil Modified Series and
North State Modified Series to the weekend’s race line up.
There will be no series
points awarded to the modified drivers, but they will be
competing in what may be the biggest Modified race in the
region, with a $4,000.00 pay day to the winner
HELBERG DOMINATES GEORGE SNIDER CLASSIC AT KERN RACEWAY
BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (November 23, 2014) -
Rohnert Park, CA's JoJo Helberg put a cap on
theinaugural King of the Wing Sprint Car championship by
winning the season ending national championship race on
Sunday evening at Kern County Raceway Park.
Helberg's win at the lightning fast half-mile was
his fourth win in the six race series for Winged
Pavement Sprint Cars at speeds over 150 miles per hour.A
hearty crowd of over 2000 braved cool temperatures to
witness some of the fastest oval track racing in the
history of Kern County.
The event wrapped up the second season of racing
for the speedway as well.
RACEWAY KING OF THE WING TO BE TELEVISED ON MAVTV
BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (November 11, 2014)
For just the second time in track history,
will have its state-of-the-art half-mile on television!
Officials from Davey Hamilton's inaugural King of the Wing
National Sprint Car Shootout and MAVTV have announced that all
three rounds of the Western Swing, including the championship
race at KCRP on November 23rd, will have tape delay television
coverage. The agreement comes in a joint venture with