Robby Sawyer Wins Thriller at Petaluma Speedway

By Sean Stanish              With two rounds of the 2017 IMCA All Star Modified Tour season complete, some of the best modified drivers on the West Coast headed to Rick Faeth’s Petaluma Speedway, which saw Bakersfield’s Robby Sawyer capture his first Tour victory after a great race Saturday night.  This was Sawyer’s first visit to the 3/8s mile adobe clay track, where he was able to beat past track champion Nick DeCarlo of Martinez and [...]

Sprint Car Challenge Tour Invades Petaluma Speedway This Saturday

Petaluma, CA – The action-packed early season of racing continues for the Elk Grove Ford Sprint Car Challenge Tour presented by Abreu Vineyards with the first of two season visits at the Petaluma Speedway this Saturday night April 29.   The evening of competition marks the fourth round of the year with the Elk Grove Ford Sprint Car Challenge Tour presented by Abreu Vineyards and puts an exciting close to a busy month of April. Following this Saturday the tour will then have three weekends off, before [...]

Ensign Captures Emotional Pit Stop USA Shootout #1

by Devin Mayo & Rick Faeth An overcast, warm, windy, and sunny evening brought fans to the famed Petaluma Saturday night to find out who would be victorious in the first of four Pit Stop USA Shootout races. 17 winged warriors signed into the pits Saturday night with “The Human Highlight Reel” Geoff Ensign picking up quick time awards with a time of 14.384. The three heat races would see “The BT Express” Bradley Terrell, Zack Lynskey, and long-time Petaluma [...]

Petaluma Speedway Schedule Changes

Due to the large car counts expected for the April 29 & July 3 Sprint Car Challenge Tour Events and the 10 pm Petaluma Speedway curfew we will be rescheduling several divisions.  Super Stocks & 600’s have been removed from April 29.  Dwarfs and 600’s have been removed from July 3.  The Super Stocks have been added to June 3 with the Mini Stocks being removed from that night.  600’s have been added to June 10 and July 8 [...]