Bakersfield, CA – The state of Colorado will send two female competitors to Kern County Raceway Park this weekend, to compete in the Spears Pro Late Model Series presented by Sigma Performance Services. Cassidy Hinds will join Holly Clark in this weekend’s “34th Annual October Classic” in the “Salute to the Oil and gas Industry 80”. For Hinds, it will be her fifth start in the series, all of them at Kern County Raceway Park.
Hinds is looking forward to this weekend’s event, competing against different competitors, at the big half-mile, while looking to improve upon her previous results.
“I love racing in the SRL Pro Late Models”, Hinds stated. “I feel like I get a different driver experience when I race in the series, and I can’t wait to go back to Kern this weekend and see if we can come out with a better finish than we’ve had in the past!”
Hinds was a regular in the Colorado National Speedway (CNS) Super Late Model Division in 2022. She finished as the Rookie-of-the-Year runner-up and sixth overall. In 2021, she was sixth in the Pro Trucks at CNS, and fifth in 2019. Her Spears Pro Late Model results have found the Arvada, CO driver with three top-10 finishes in her four starts with a best run of ninth, twice. She will be back in her Naake – Klauer Motorsports Ford sponsored by the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation.
The Pro Late Models presented by Sigma Performance Services are set to race for a $2,500 winner’s share, in the “Salute to the Oil and Gas Industry 80”. Spectator Gates officially open at 4:00pm, with Qualifying for the Spears Pro Late Model Series, the Spears Modified Series, and the Spear SRL Southwest Tour Series beginning at 4:20pm. The autograph and on-track trick or treat sessions begin at 5:20pm. Feature events are scheduled for 6:00pm. The LiUNA Local 220 Feel the Power Fireworks will follow the three feature events.
Celebrating its twenty-second season in 2022, the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series is a regional stock car series competing on paved ovals in the southwestern portion of the U.S. “The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series…Where the Champions Race”.