Category: Featured News

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

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. 

Santa Maria Raceway this Saturday

Posted 15 Aug 2017 in Featured News

The WRS Wing Sprints take a trip to cool off while thrilling the Central Coast fans at Santa Maria Safeway. George Tristao Jr leads the charge. 9 different winners  already this season. Will Saturday be 10???

Tristao Makes it 9 winners in 2017

Posted 10 Aug 2017 in Featured News

Point Leader George Tristao Jr piloted his 23t to victory lane in Bakersfield Speedway to extend his points lead. Tristao took the lead on a nice pass over 3 time winner Monty Ferreira and the two battled until Ferriera hit the turn 2 wall ending his night. Tristao had been up front before only to have heartbreak take a win away. Albert Pombo fought his way to a second place finish followed by Tanner Boil and Rookie if the Year candidate Grant Duinkerken. Our next race is August 19th at Santa Maria Raceway.

Race to support a great cause 8/5 Bakersfield Speedway

Posted 25 Jul 2017 in Featured News

3 time winner Monty Ferreira had been supporting Second Star To The Right (SSTTR), an organization that supports the children and families battling cancer. This will be the second annual event at Bakersfield Speedway. Track Promoter Scott Schweitzer has always had a big heart and supports great causes. Can Mike Schott put on a repeat of his win on July 15th? Rookie of the year contender Grant Duinkerken is hungry for his first win as well! The WRS Sprints are proud to headline this event. Come out to Bakersfield Speedway next Saturday 8/5 and see some great racing and some happy kids.   


Posted 15 Jul 2017 in Featured News

Saturdays race will include a new point leader, Monty Ferreira! With three wins and a second place finish in the past 4 races, Ferreira snuck by George Tristao by just a single point!  Tanner Boul will be coming off his second win of the year and hopes to mix the points up just a little more! Bakersfield Speedway Saturday July 15!!!!

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