Petaluma Speedway

Rain Forces Cancellation of March 25th Season Opener

Unfortunately with this week’s rain have saturated Petaluma Speedway to the point where we have to cancel tomorrow night’s 2017 season opener. There will be no make up date, however April 8th will now be the 1st of 4 Pit Stop USA Shootout races featuring $2,000 winged 360 and $1,000 spec sprint to win. Next Saturday, April 1 we’ll feature the C&H Hunt Wingless Sprint Car Series along with the McLea’s Tire Automotive & IMCA Modifieds, Lumberjack Restaurant Super Stocks, [...]

Petaluma Speedway Discount Race Tickets Available at McLea’s Tire & Automotive

Attention Petaluma Speedway race fans. Discount race tickets are available at any of the five area McLea’s Tire & Automotive locations: Petaluma, Cotati, two in Santa Rosa, and now in Windsor.  Tickets are $13 each, which provide a $3 savings. There is no limit to how many can be purchased. These tickets are good for any of the 17 regular point show races for the 2017 racing season. Not good for: April 29, June 17, June 25, July 3, [...]

Petaluma Speedway Partners With Autism Awareness

Petaluma Speedway is proud to partner with Autism Awareness for the 2017 racing season. This year’s schedule cards will feature the Autism Awareness logo and our year ending Adobe Cup will be sponsored by Autism Awareness. We’d like to thank Steve Van Den Broeke for his efforts to assist the racing community in educating others about those that live within the spectrum.  Welcome aboard. Rick Faeth Petaluma Speedway

Petaluma Speedway Releases 2017 Schedule

The 2017 Petaluma Speedway Schedule has been officially released.  There will be 23 events featuring both Pit Stop USA Sprint Car Series’, IMCA Modifeds, Super Stocks, Dwarfs, 600 Micros, and Mini Stocks that will all compete for track point’s championships.  We are pleased to announce the racing will return to the annual Sonoma-Marin Fair on Sunday Night June 25th.  Additional specialty events will see a pair of King of the West Sprint Car Series races, two of the new Sprint [...]

Elk Grove Ford Sprint Car Challenge Tour Presented by Abreu Vineyards Adds Petaluma Speedway to Schedule

Placerville, CA – January 5, 2017…With the new year now upon us the Elk Grove Ford Sprint Car Challenge Tour presented by Abreu Vineyards is pleased to announce a couple of revisions to the previously released 2017 schedule of events. The first year Winged 360 Sprint Car series would like to welcome the always hooked up & exciting Petaluma Speedway to the inaugural slate of races. The Sonoma-Marin County Fairgrounds based 3/8 mile clay oval will host SCCT dates on [...]

Johnson, Simpson, Machado Nab Adobe Cup 5 Presented by McLea’s Tires

By Devin Mayo and Rick Faeth An unseasonably warm October evening brought friends and family to the Petaluma Speedway’s 3/8th’s mile bullring for the final time in 2016.  The fifth annual Adobe Cup presented by McLea’s Tire & Automotive.  A fine field of 26 winged 360’s signed into the pits.  Technical difficulties regarding the electronic scoring system necessitated a change in the program with the heat races being run according to the ASCS points format.  Eli Deshaies, Klint Simpson, and [...]

Adobe Cup Winged 360 Entry Fee Waved

Petaluma Speedway would like to thank Steve Van Den Broeke for his generous contribution to the Adobe Cup. With this contribution the $50 entry fee for all winged 360 teams is being waved. Autism Awareness is an organization that Steve and his son Scott hold close and Petaluma Speedway would like to recognize the important message provided at When you see Steve and Scott at the races please reach out and thank them. Rick Faeth Petaluma Speedway

Becker Completes Civil War Season Sweep at Petaluma Speedway

By PJ Peterson & Rick Faeth One of the most well respected sprint car drivers in the history of Northern California showed why he is still a tremendous force to recon with Saturday Night as the “Shark” Sean Becker completed the season sweep with the Civil War Series presented by Flowmaster at the north bay’s fast Petaluma Speedway. Becker grabbed fast time honors with a very rapid 12.356 effort to out-pace the 21 car field.  Civil War point [...]

Simpson, Wagner, Gonnella, Fatu Find Keys on Novato Chevrolet Night

By Devin Mayo and Rick Faeth As the season winds down, Petaluma Speedway hosted its final visit for the Joe Hunt Magneto vs Pit Stop USA Spec Sprints on Novato Chevrolet Championship Night.  Klint Simpson went straight to the top of the qualification charts with a lap of 14.394. Simpson and Shayna Silvia picked the heat race victories and both looking strong going into the dash, which was won in dominating fashion by Sylvia.  Both of them would [...]