The 2,600-mile trek through ice, snow and the desert from Senoia, Georgia paid off for Bubba Pollard and his team after winning the SRL Open Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park in Bakersfield, California on Sunday afternoon.   The 2014 Southern Super Series champion took the lead on lap 148 and led the final […]

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BAKERSFIELD, CA- With over 50 cars from 14 states and two Canadian provinces in attendance, a trio of familiar faces established themselves as early contenders for the inaugural Winter Showdown 250 victory at Kern County Raceway Park in Bakersfield, California.   After a round of time trials and a trio of 50-lap qualifiers, Derek Thorn, […]

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9:19   Delete Entry 9:19 Today's coverage of the Winter Showdown Practice, qualifying and the qualifying races at Kern County Raceway Park in Bakersfield, CA is presented by JOES Racing Products. Based in Everett, Washington, JOES Racing Products was started in 1989 by racer Joe Constance, for racers. Our company reflects an extension of the Constance […]

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Drivers from a dozen states and two Canadian provinces have converged for the western part of the country’s biggest asphalt Super Late Model race in quite a while, the inaugural Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park . While a bulk of the field hails from the home state, competitors abound knew that some of […]

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Short track racing on the West Coast will be shining this weekend with the inaugural SPEARS Manufacturing Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park in Bakersfield, California.  The $25,000 to win, $150,000 purse has attracted over 60 entries to travel to the half-mile oval for the 250-lap main event this Saturday night.   This event […]

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The inaugural Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park is still two months away, but the entries are already pouring in.  The race scheduled for February 28th is already at 40 entries.  The list is highlighted by defending SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour champion Derek Thorn, NASCAR K&N Pro Series West competitor David Mayhew, and […]

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Two-time SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour champion Derek Thorn put his stamp on his third start in the prestigious Snowball Derby, finishing in third in the 300 lap wintertime classic.  Over 60 drivers flocked from across the country to compete at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, FL for the largest asphalt Late Model race in the […]

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John Hunter Nemechek has won the Snowball Derby with a bold four-wide move on new tires with just five laps to go. Technical inspection has completed without any issues. - You can read more from all of today's activities on our Trackside Now coverage from Five Flags for more. We will have a full race […]

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Normally rig parking and technical inspection is not the biggest of deals to short track racing fans, but it is the Snowball Derby.   On the final day without on-track activity the atmosphere was still abuzz at Five Flags Speedway from mid-morning when the first hauler of Stephen Nasse’s entered the facility until late […]

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California, Vermont, Wisconsin, and North Carolina were only a few of the states across the country represented throughout the last few days at Five Flags Speedway .  Snowball Derby and Snowflake 100 teams were making the most of every final opportunity to shake down their Late Models prior to the week’s first on track activity […]

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