West coast Modified standout Kyle Tellstrom will be bringing his No. 5k Howe/STR Chevy to the 2019 Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway on February 1-2.  Tellstrom is an infrequent visitor to the half-miles on the west coast, but he is a frequent visitor to Victory Lane.  Tellstrom is an Ukiah, CA native but […]

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Preston Peltier enters this weekend’s 5th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park hungry for a win in the West Coast crown jewel and confident in a brand-new car with help some from new friends.   Preston Peltier will bring a new Rowdy Manufacturing chassis to the Bakersfield, California facility as he pursues his […]

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The last time Donnie Wilson competed in the Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park, he finished second to 2018 NASCAR K&N Pro Series West champion Derek Thorn.  After skipping out on last year’s race, the “Oklahoma City Bandit” will make the trip back out west in 2019 looking to finish one spot better and […]

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Kern County Raceway in Bakersfield, California may have been built with Derek Kraus in mind.  The 17-year-old Stratford, Wisconsin high school student has won the last three NASCAR K&N Pro Series West events at the high speed, half-mile tri-oval.  Kraus will return to Bakersfield on February 1-2 to participate in the $30,000-to-win 5th Annual Winter […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The 2019 NASCAR K&N Pro Series West schedule will kick off on the dirt of Las Vegas and culminate on the big stage in Phoenix, with a challenging mix of tracks in between that will test the top drivers and teams throughout the west.   The 14-race schedule will visit 13 different […]

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With the 5th Annual SRL Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park now less than one month away, the marquee race has already gained an impressive entry list that includes the names of 35 Super Late Model drivers.  Officials from the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series provided the latest entry list to Speed51.com on Tuesday […]

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Bakersfield, CA – Kern County Raceway Park is proud to announce its schedule of events for 2019.  Kern County Raceway Park is a state-of-the-art multi-use facility located at the intersection of Interstate 5 and Highway 43 west of Bakersfield.  Completed by the late Charlie Beard in 2013, the 120-acre venue includes Kern County Raceway, a […]

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After making his first career SPEARS SRL Southwest Series start at Kern County Raceway Park in October, Dylan Lupton is gearing up for his first Winter Showdown attempt at the same facility when the fifth annual event takes place on February 1-2, 2019.   Lupton finished 17th in his SRL debut at the Bakersfield, […]

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Since its inception in 2015, the Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park has grown into one of Super Late Model racing's most coveted prizes.  With a $30,000 top prize awaiting the winner once again next year, drivers from all over North America will travel to Bakersfield, California for the marquee event on February […]

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