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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Four-time SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series champion Derek Thorn pulled off a clean sweep Saturday night in the “SPEARS Southwest Tour 125 presented by 51 FIFTY LTM” at Madera Speedway.  Thorn led all four weekend practice sessions, won the PFC Brakes Zero Drag Fast Time Award and claimed the $5,000 winner’s check, thanks to the […]

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The SRL is Back: After a 70-day “Summer Break,” the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series presented by Lucas Oil will be back in action Saturday night for the “SPEARS Southwest Tour 125 presented by 51 FIFTY” at Madera Speedway . The event will be the seventh race of the nine-event schedule this season. Full Field: […]

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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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Event:  The “R.J. Allen 100 presented by Pinnacle Peak Steakhouse” is the sixth event of the season for the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series.  Both headlining sponsors will be involved in the event with separate race teams.  R.J Allen Inc. is the family business of Andy Allen, who will be driving his No. 22a Super […]

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Linny White used a thrilling last-lap pass of Bob Lyon for fourth in the second of two segments to secure his first SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series victory in front of a large crowd at Kern County Raceway Saturday night.   White scored the victory in the first 50-lap segment and needed to finish […]

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50th Anniversary: The “Bulwark ‘FR 50/50 presented by SPEARS Manufacturing” is race number five of the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series schedule.  It will be run in two 50-lap segments to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of SPEARS Manufacturing.  The winner of the event will be the driver who has the best finishing average between both […]

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Speed51’s Summer Thunder TV presented by PFC Brakes is a non-stop source of action for short track racing fans, providing more than 70 live event broadcasts during the summer months for premium member of the Speed51 Network.  That is especially true this weekend, with five live broadcasts scheduled for Saturday, June 29.   For the […]

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Derek Thorn proved why he is a four-time SPEARS SRL Series Champion Saturday night at Madera Speedway .  Thorn held off Cole Moore, Craig Raudman and then Austin Herzog to score his series record 38th SRL triumph and seventh career victory at Madera in the SPEARS Southwest Tour 125 presented by 51 FIFTY LTM.   […]

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