Bakersfield, CA – MAVTV will be on hand once again to nationally televise the upcoming “Winter Showdown” at Kern County Raceway in Bakersfield, California.


The $150,000 Winter Showdown for Super Late Models is billed as the “Nation’s Richest Short Track Race,” with top drivers from throughout North America already entered in the February 1st and 2nd event. The two-day event will feature Super Late Models, the Spears Manufacturing Modified Series presented by Lucas Oil and the NASCAR Super Stocks.


The Winter Showdown will air on a tape-delayed basis, with the airdates of the Super Late Model “Winter Showdown 300” and the Spears Manufacturing Modified Series presented by Lucas Oil event to be announced at a later date.


“In five years, the Winter Showdown has become a crown jewel of Super Late Model racing and one of the biggest events for short track racing in America,” said Bob Dillner, commentator for MAVTV and owner of  “We are excited to bring the action of the Winter Showdown to fans across the globe in this tape-delayed broadcast on MAVTV.”


Owned and operated by Lucas Oil Products, MAVTV is a television network with its roots deep in the automotive world.  With an unparalleled line-up of motorsports events and exclusive automotive reality shows, MAVTV is the answer for motorheads from all walks of life.


The 2019 Winter Showdown weekend will be headlined by the Saturday afternoon, February 2nd $30,000-to-win “Winter Showdown 300” for Super Late Models. Friday, February 1st will feature Super Late Model Qualifying, along with the Super Stock Main Events, Spears Manufacturing Modified Series presented by Lucas Oil All-Star Race and the Pinnacle Peak Steakhouse Last Chance Race.


For more event information, go to the “Winter Showdown” icon at


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MAVTV Returns to Televise 2019 Winter Showdown