This Saturday’s 6th Annual Adobe Cup is sponsored by McLea’s Tire & Automotive and presented by Autism Awareness. We’ll also be launching the inaugural Bob McCoy Memorial Super Stock Open. Big shout out to Steve Elliot (Bob’s grandson) for all his behind the scenes efforts in helping obtain additional sponsorship dollars for the event. Props to Petaluma Speedway head tech official Fred Baker for his generous contribution to the Super Stock purse on behalf of BRC Race Cars & [...]
Saturday night at Petaluma Speedway, the track will be doing a 50/50 raffle and a driver helmet pass to benefit injured Pit Steward and “Track Mom”, Margaret Lingron. Margaret was injured in an on track incident on July 29th, and is still in the hospital starting the recovery process. We hope to see you all at the track on Saturday Night for a great night of racing featuring the KWS 410’s, the Western States Dwarf Cars,and the 600 Micros, [...]
By Devin Mayo and Rick Faeth After taking a week off, Petaluma Speedway returned to action this past Saturday for the 6th Annual Soares Classic. The C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour made their final visit to the Petaluma 3/8th’s with some of the best Hunt Magneto drivers in Northern California. Jimmy Christian set fast time with a time of 14.417. A three heat race format saw Terry Schank Jr, Cody Spencer, and Klint Simpson take heat race [...]
By Devin Mayo and Rick Faeth Petaluma Speedway returned to action Saturday Night with four classes. The Pit Stop Winged 360’s saw the Cotati Comet Jake Haulot set fast time with a time of 12.853 on lap 1 of his qualifying effort until the engine let go the second lap, ending his night early. The 2 heat races were won by David Lindt Jr and Alissa Geving. Visiting Australian Michael Keen and Geoff Ensign would lead the field to green [...]
By Devin Mayo and Rick Faeth Petaluma Speedway hosted Pit Stop USA Shootout #3 in concjunction with the Sonoma-Marin Sunday Night. Twenty three winged 360’s signed into the pits with the current Petaluma points leader Geoff Ensign setting fast time with a time of 13.008 on a fast and heavy track. Three heat races saw David Lindt Jr, Justyn Cox, and Tony Gualda pick off the 8-lappers. A 6 lap dash saw 15-year old Penngrove gasser Michael “Buddy” Kofoid lead [...]
This Sunday Night, June 25th in conjunction with the Sonoma-Marin Fair, Petaluma Speedway presents Pit Stop USA Shootout #3 featuring winged 360’s & the Santa Rosa Auto Body 600’s. All tickets are $10 with fair admission. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Sonoma-Marin Fair Office or by calling (707) 283-3247. The pit gate will open at 3 pm, spectator gate at 6:30 pm.
Attention all Jakes’s Performance Mini Stock Competitors. The BCRA Midget Lites have requested to be removed from the July 15 event. So we are adding an additional point’s race for you on that date.
6/17/17 – Petaluma, CA … Chase Johnson outdueled Bud Kaeding in a thrilling open wheel battle at Petaluma Speedway to capture his first career King of the West-NARC Fujitsu Sprint Car Series feature event victory Saturday night. Johnson, piloting the potent Shawn & Cyndi Thomas-owned, Wesmar-Champion Machine-powered Maxim, played cat and mouse with polesitter Kaeding throughout the 30-lapper before capitalizing on slower traffic to make his winning move. As the pair sliced and diced through lapped cars, Johnson launched a [...]
(6/11/17) Petaluma, CA … The lightening fast 3/8 mile oval of Petaluma Fairgrounds Speedway is set to host the 900-horsepower King of the West-NARC Fujitsu Sprint Car Series on Saturday, June 17th. Leading a contingent of 20 sprint car teams to Petaluma will be current championship point leader Giovanni Scelzi of Fresno. The red hot 15-year old driver has captured the past two KWS-NARC main events and three of the past four races. Despite his recent successes, his lead in [...]
Petaluma Speedway is happy to announce that we have added a race date. We will be running Saturday Night October 14th, which will be our season finale. We’ll be hosting the USAC Western States Midgets, Wingless Spec Sprints, Dwarfs, & 600’s. This will be a special event with increased purses for Dwarfs & 600’s.