Bakersfield, CA – In 2020, the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series will celebrate its 20th season of competition. As work continues to build the “20th Season Celebration," the support continues to grow, including the winner’s prize money for 2020.   Currently, with the support of the family of sponsors of the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series, […]

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Bakersfield, CA – In 2020, the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series will celebrate its 20th season of competition. With that celebration, the series will see more major events, record prize money awarded, unique race formats and a lot more that will make the 2020 season like no other in the series 20-year history.   “There […]

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Irwindale Speedway is pleased to announce that on February 1, 2020, the All-Star Showdown will return to Irwindale Speedway. With support from Bob Bruncati of Sunrise Ford, and Ken Clapp from The West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame, the “Sunrise Ford All-Star Showdown presented by West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame” will see […]

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Derek Thorn scored his series-leading 39th career win in SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series competition when he pulled into Victory Lane at Irwindale Speedway following the R.J. Allen Inc. 100 presented by Pinnacle Peak Steakhouse.  Thorn took the lead early in Saturday night’s event and never looked back in route to his triumph.  It […]

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The 2019 season will begin for the most popular west coast Super Late Model touring series this weekend when the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series kicks things off at Irwindale Speedway .  We get you ready for another season in this edition of "By the Numbers" on Speed51.com.   1: Only once in series history […]

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Event:  The RJ Allen Inc. 100 presented by Traffic Management Inc. will be the first event of the 2019 SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series presented by Lucas Oil championship season.  It will feature two 50-lap segments, which will be scored separately.  The top-10 from the first segment will be inverted at the front of the […]

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Brighton, Colorado driver Preston Peltier will make his first Spears SRL Southwest Tour Series presented by Lucas Oil start on March 23 at Irwindale Speedway . The Southern California native has participated in all five Winter Showdown's at Kern County Raceway and scored a best finish of third in this year's event. Peltier, a […]

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Bobby Hodges, the 2017 Speed51.com Spears SRL Southwest Tour Series Most Popular Driver, will return to full-time action with the series at Irwindale Speedway on March 23. Hodges is a two-time winner on the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series presented by Lucas Oil and had a best championship finish of fourth in 2016, his only […]

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