Friday's qualifying for the 5th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway has been canceled due to rain showers.  The way in which the starting lineup will be set for Saturday's $30,000-to-win race has yet to be determined.   The decision to forego qualifying on Friday night was made following a vote by Super […]

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[button link="https://speed51.com/join-today/" size="xl" color="red" shape="round"]Click Here to Subscribe[/button] Click the Button Below to Watch the Race [button link="https://speed51.com/player-2019-winter-showdown-friday-kern-county-raceway-ca-2-1-19/" size="xl" color="green" shape="round"]Click Here to Watch On-Demand[/button]   The first feature race of the 5th Annual Winter Showdown was held Friday night at Kern County Raceway when Super Stocks hit the track for their own "Showdown."   Race fans […]

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A trio of California drivers ruled practice day for the 5th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park.  2017 race winner Derek Thorn of Bakersfield set the fastest overall time during Thursday's three-hour practice session, while Upper Lake driver Jeremy Doss and Wilton native Dylan Lupton placed themselves […]

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Picking the winners of big short track races throughout the country is a tradition that our staff at Speed51.com has enjoyed for many years. With the biggest Super Late Model race on the west coast being held this weekend, we challenged our staff once again.   This week we asked members of our Speed51.com team, "Who […]

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Ryan Reed will have a reunion this weekend when Super Late Models from all across the country converge on Kern County Raceway for the $30,000-to-win, 5th Annual Winter Showdown. This will be the first time the 25-year-old driver has been back to compete at his home track since 2013, the inaugural season for the […]

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In just four previous runnings, the SRL Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway Park has become one of the most regarded Super Late Model events of the year in the eyes of many top drivers. This is especially true for many locals in Southern California, including 2017 race winner Derek Thorn.   Thorn, along […]

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Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend's 5th Annual Winter Showdown at Kern County Raceway in 51's Fast Facts below.    Dates: January 31 - February 2   Track: Kern County Raceway   Location: 13500 Raceway Blvd Interstate 5 and Enos Lane, Bakersfield, CA 93311   Sanction: SPEARS SRL Southwest […]

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