On August 6, the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series will make their third visit to Redwood Acres Raceway, the historic three-eighth mile “D” shaped paved oval on California’s beautiful North Coast.  The Eureka, California track has had plenty of big events since its opening in 1947. They include NASCAR’s Grand National Division, NASCAR K&N Pro […]

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There's plenty of big Short Track races happening all over the country. Whether it's on dirt or asphalt, a Late Model or a Modified, it's all happening this weekend. We did our best to narrow the list down to the 10 best for you in this week's 10 to Attend.   1. Kalamazoo Klash XXIV, […]

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Derek Thorn only needed 34 minutes to get the job done Saturday night at Madera Speedway.  The Bakersfield, California driver led every lap of the Spears SRL Southwest Tour Series “Race for Autism 125” at Madera Speedway to pad his slim championship lead after five events on the season.  Thorn was never seriously challenged […]

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Rio De Janeiro, Brazil born racer, entrepreneur, philanthropist and businessman Carlos Vieira is one of the busiest individuals in racing.  He uses his love for speed and racing to fuel his success in each of his many other endeavors.  Vieira began his racing career later in life, but his move to team up with Campbell […]

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This Saturday night the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series will hit the midway point of its 2016 season with its annual stop at the 1/3-mile LoanMart Madera Speedway for the “Race for Autism 125”.   NEWS and NOTES:   CHAMPIONSHIP - Entering Madera this Saturday night, two-time series champion, Derek Thorn holds the lead in one […]

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David Mayhew and Ryan Cansdale each won 75 lap features for the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series at Kern County Raceway Park last Saturday night, but it was Derek Thorn who came home with the overall victory.  In a race that had a unique twin 75 lap feature format for the series, Mayhew was […]

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Ryan Cansdale dominated the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series 100 presented by Pinnacle Peak Steakhouse at The Irwindale Event Center Saturday night. Cansdale took the lead from Parker Stephens on lap 3, and was never headed, despite a lap 98 caution that put two time series champion, Derek Thorn, on his back bumper. He took […]

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At 17 years of age, Ryan Cansdale has already won more championships than most drivers will ever hope to achieve.  The young driver from Laguna Beach, California has a personality that personifies the laid back, carefree and relaxed environment that his hometown’s reputation exudes.  But once behind the wheel of the race car his competitive […]

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Plans for Dan Holtz to compete full-time in the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series in 2016 have been put on hold due to the need for immediate reconstructive knee surgery.   Holtz, of Pacific Palisades, California began his return to racing last season after purchasing the car that Jim Pettit drove to […]

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BAKERSFIELD, CA -- NTS Motorsports west coast operation is set and ready for the 2016 season. The stage is set for NTS to challenge for the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series championship, with three drivers competing full-time in 2016 and a fourth team competing part-time. NTS will also compete at select NASCAR K&N Pro Series […]

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