Category: Featured News

WRS Makes first trip to Ocean Speedway Friday!

Posted 25 Jul 2018 in Featured News

The Western Racesavers will make their first of two appearances at John Prentice’s Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, Ca.  Racers will escape the valley heat while putting on exciting racing for the fans.  The super quick high banked 1/4 mile track will be a great stage for the stars of the WRS!

WRS Stars in McGowan Memorial at Bakersfield

Posted 03 May 2018 in Featured News
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A full night of exciting racing awaits the fans at Bakersfield Seedway Saturday night.  5 Great divisions PLUS a HUGE Fireworks show.  Grant Duinkerken leads the charge!!  

Rasmussen grabs first win!

Posted 28 Apr 2018 in Featured News
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On a nice cool summer evening in Santa Maria, Kyle Rasmussen held off a charging Brendan Warmerdam to win his first sprint car event!  Record setting lap times (12.6 second laps!) made for a quick main event.  Next event is Saturday 6/30 for the Richie McGowan Memorial at Bakersfield Speedway!

MERCED SPEEDWAY HOST OPENER 3/31

Posted 03 Mar 2018 in Featured News

The Season opener is now moved to Merced Speedway on Saturday March 31st. Ed Parker and his team have worked hard to bring Merced to one of the best dirt racing destinations on the West Coast.  Come out and see exciting Wing Sprint Car racing. 

2018 Opens in Bakersfield 3/3

Posted 21 Feb 2018 in Featured News

The race season is coming quick. Saturday March 3rd the WRS Wing Sprints will headline Bakersfield Speedways opening night!  The series has shown great growth over the past two seasons and the action will be more fierce. 

2018 Meeting Saturday at BR

Posted 27 Jan 2018 in Featured News

2018 Tentative Schedule Released

Posted 12 Dec 2017 in Featured News

After a short break the staff at WRS have built a schedule that is gonna provide great racing all around the state. Check it out on the schedule page

WRS heads to Marysville 10/28

Posted 21 Oct 2017 in Featured News

Marysville Raceway will introduce Racesavers in 2018. WRS is putting on a special event on 10/28 to showcase the new class for Northern California.  Come out and support one of the last races of 2017.   

Championship decided by .001 second!

Posted 22 Sep 2017 in Featured News
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With just a one point advantage separating Grant Duinkerken from George Tristao Jr, the pressure was on both drivers… After qualifying 1 and 2 the pair of potential champs started side by side (5th and 6th) for the final 25 lap main of the point season. Duinkerken jumped out ahead of Tristao early. Tristao made a bold move to pass Duinkerken, but tangled with another car and spun almost to a stop and somehow kept it moving only losing one spot! With eventual winner Jesse Mack checked out along with second place finisher Jared Faria all eyes were on the battle between Duinkerken and Tristao. Duinkerken seemed to have third place and the title wrapped up until Tristao found...

Santa Maria 9/16

Posted 16 Sep 2017 in Featured News

WRS heads to the coast for the final time in 2017. Just three points separate the top two leader George Tristao Jr. And second place Grant Duinkerken. Duinkerken is also sitting atop the National Rookie of the year points with just two weekends of racing remaining. 

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