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March 27th Schedule Change

Schedule Change: Petaluma Speedway is removing the previously scheduled March 27th race due to not being able to have patrons in the grandstands.  We anticipate being allowed 20% capacity (500 patrons) will be allowed after the calendar turns to April.  The Hunt Magneto C&H Veterans Wingless Sprint Tour race is being rescheduled for April 11th.   It’s very likely due to predicted inclement weather later this week the we’ll lose this Saturday’s March 20th Test & Tune Day. March 27th will instead, [...]

Redhawk Glass Title Sponsor for Petaluma Speedway Wingless Sprints

Petaluma Speedway is proud to announce that Redhawk Glass of Rohnert Park will be the new division sponsor of the Wingless Sprint Car class. Redhawk Glass is a performance-based glazing contractor, that offers exceptional service to clients and customers by creating a relationship, offering value, quality work, and providing on-time deliveries. They provide free estimates on commercial window replacements to prompt repair service. Thank you to owners Mark Shelley and Lisa Stephenson-Shelley for your partnership. Welcome aboard.

Petaluma Speedway Set For 61st Season

Petaluma Speedway, Sonoma Counties oldest professional sporting venue releases its 2021 schedule today. Full slate of 26 events are planned. The season will kick off with a pair of test & tune days March 13th & 20th. The first race will be on March 27th featuring the first of a pair of Joe Hunt Magneto/C&H Veterans Wingless Sprint Series events. The season will feature a trio each of the Elk Grove Ford Sprint Car Challenge Tour presented by Abreu [...]

Adobe Cup II This Saturday Night October 10th

This Saturday Night is Adobe Cup II featuring the Pit Stop USA Wingless Sprints competing in the modified ASCS format. The McLea’s Tire & Automotive IMCA Modifieds, and the Redwood Dwarf Cars and their annual Twin-20 features. Pit gate opens at noon. Pit Passes are $45. Masks and social distancing are mandatory. Fans can catch all the action on

Petaluma Speedway Forced to Cancel Due to Wildfires and Air Quality

Due to the ongoing wildfires in our region and extremely unhealthy air quality index numbers Petaluma Speedway is cancelling tomorrow nights scheduled race. Foremost in our decision is the health and safety of our competitors, race teams, and staff members. I will work with the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds and officials of the United States Auto Club to find a potential date to reschedule. Rick Faeth Petaluma Speedway

September 12th Event Postponed Due to Hazardous Conditions

Petaluma Speedway regrettably announces that tomorrow nights scheduled races are being postponed due to a predicted AQI (Air Quality Index) in excess of 350 reaching a classification level of “Hazardous.” Foremost in this decision is the health, safety, and well-being of the competitors, sponsors, broadcast crew, staff, and the neighborhood as a whole.  Petaluma Speedway will continue to operate as a good community partner and we will work with the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds Staff to find a potential makeup date [...]

Pour Air Quality, High Fire Danger Forces Cancellation

After consultation with the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds board and management and due to the combination of Spare the Air alerts, heat warnings, and potential fire watch warnings for this weekend all combine into conditions where we feel it is necessary to cancel this Sunday’s event. As always, Petaluma Speedway will continue to do it’s part in support of being a good neighbor and community partner. We will soon announce a make-up date for Sunday’s cancellation. Respectfully, Rick Faeth Petaluma Speedway

Sunday July 26th Event

Attention competitors for tomorrow nights July 26th event. Social distancing will be enforced by utilizing the pit area and the dirt parking lot. Trailers may not park next to each other. Mask wearing will be strictly enforced. Teams are allowed 1 driver and 5 crew members. Teams need to arrive together. The event will be live streamed on Rick Faeth Petaluma Speedway