When the Winter Showdown was conceived more than three years ago, the idea was to create a Super Late Model race on par with some of the big ones back East, an event the best pavement drivers in the country would put on their bucket list.

The USAC Western States Midget Series rolls into Bakersfield Speedway on Saturday night for the final race of the season on the third-mile clay oval.

AVONDALE, Ariz. — Joey Logano won the Can-Am 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday to join Jimmie Johnson and Carl Edwards as drivers advancing to the championship four of the Chase for the Sprint by virtue of round of eight race wins.

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Jimmie Johnson secured his spot in the final four of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup on Sunday with a win in the Goody's Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway, the first of the three races that make up the Chase round of eight. It was Johnson's fourth win of the se…

Derek Thorn wasn’t exactly playing possum during the first half of Saturday night’s Spears SRL Southwest Tour race at Kern County Raceway park, but he wasn’t showing all of his cards, either.

The largest Spears SRL Southwest Tour field in Kern County Raceway Park history will bring a conclusion to the 2016 racing season at the track on Saturday night.

Funny Car driver Jason Rupert slayed the demons that kept him from victory lane at Auto Club Famoso Raceway, and Tony Bartone remained the top dog in Top Fuel as the 25th annual NHRA California Hot Rod Reunion wound up on Sunday.

For the past three years, Jason Rupert has been the baddest Funny Car driver on the IHRA circuit which culminated with his third straight championship this season.

Buddy Shepherd just has to show up Saturday night at Kern County Raceway Park to clinch this season’s Late Models title, but he’s on the hunt for something even more impressive.

There were two drivers that had reason to celebrate at the conclusion of the King of the Wing George Snider Classic Sprint Car race Sunday night at Kern County Raceway Park.

CONCORD, N.C. — Jimmie Johnson claimed his third win of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, but his first since winning at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana in March, with his victory in the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday.

When Scott Schweitzer took over the operation of Bakersfield Speedway more than a decade ago, one thing was written in stone: the Budweiser Nationals taking place the second weekend in October.

Five years after being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes and being told he would never race again, Bakersfield’s Ryan Reed will attempt to make his Sprint Cup debut in October.

LOUDON, N.H. — Kevin Harvick secured his advancement to the second round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup with his third win of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season on Sunday in the Bad Boy Off Road 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

A wide-range of vehicles will be using most of the track and part of the infield at Kern County Raceway Park on Saturday night.