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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 [...]

Races are on for Saturday Night April 15th!

After a couple of weeks of torrid weather, Petaluma Speedway has been whipped into shape for tomorrow nights schedule Non-Wing Injected 360 Sprint Cars presented by General Hydroponics, McLea’s Tire & Automotive IMCA Modifieds, Lumberjack Restaurant Super Stocks, Santa Rosa Auto Body 600’s, and Jake’s Performance Hobbies Mini Stocks.  Gates open 4 pm, qualifying at 5pm, and racing at 6 pm.  Patrons please be aware that we will only be utilizing about 2/3 of the dirt parking lot due to soft [...]

Rain Forces Cancellation of April 8th Race

Unfortunately last night’s deluge has saturated Petaluma Speedway to the point where we have to cancel tomorrow night’s event. There will be no make up date, however April 22nd 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 15th we’ll feature the first of our three General Hydroponics non-wing injected 360 Sprint Car events along with the McLea’s Tire Automotive IMCA Modifieds, Lumberjack Restaurant [...]

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