KOTW: King of the Wing Sprint Cars Head West to Close Out 2015 Season

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – official series release — One of the most exciting race weekends in the West is just two days away. Davey Hamilton’s “King of the Wing” National Sprint Car Championship invades California with a three-day, three-track series that will crown a West Coast champion and a national champion. With 30 drivers and teams pre-entered for the west coast swing, …

WEST: D.J. Netto Partners With Kaeding Performance for Remainder of 2015 Season

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HANFORD, Calif. – official team release — Petersen Media photo — D.J. Netto has announced that his DJ Netto Racing team and Kaeding Performance will be teaming up, starting with this weekend’s 55th annual Johnny Key Classic. “I am very excited to start with everyone at Kaeding Performance, and I am hopeful we can build some momentum up over the …

SPRINT CARS: Dominic Scelzi Sidelined With Multiple Compression Fractures Following Thunderbowl Crash

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TULARE, Calif. – official release — Collin Markle photo — Dominic Scelzi will be sidelined for at least the next month and a half after he sustained several compression fractures in his back last Saturday during a crash at the Peter Murphy Classic. Scelzi, who entered the King of the West Sprint Car Series event at Thunderbowl Raceway as the …

KOW: Ocean Speedway to Host King of the West Pombo/Sargent Classic on June 26

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WATSONVILLE, Calif. – official release — Paul Trevino photo — The King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series (KOW) and Ocean Speedway announced Tuesday that the annual Pombo/Sargent Classic will be held this season during the KOW event at the track on June 26. The Pombo/Sargent Classic honors California racing legends Al Pombo and Marshall Sargent and has been going …

WOO: World of Outlaws, King of the West Sprints To Co-Sanction Races at Thunderbowl, Calistoga

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CONCORD, N.C. — official series release — World of Outlaws photo — For the first time in their history, the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and the King of the West Series will co-sanction two weekend events this spring. Together the two series will sanction the races on Friday and Saturday, March 13-14, at Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, Calif., …

SPRINT CARS: West Coast To Be Well-Represented at Cocopah Winter Heat

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SOMERTON, Ariz. – official series release — KWS photo — In just one week’s time the inaugural Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown at the Cocopah Speedway will begin. The much anticipated winged 410 sprint car event takes place on Jan. 2-3, Jan. 6 and Jan. 9-10, with the four weekend shows paying $12,000-to-win & $1,000-to-start, while the Tuesday event is …

KWS: Abreu Dominates En Route to Second Straight Bradway Memorial Win

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May 3, 2014 — official release by Gary Thomas — KWS photo — CHICO, CA – Rutherford, CA’s Rico Abreu reminded everyone on Saturday night why he is arguably the hottest Sprint Car driver around at the moment as he romped to his second consecutive win in the prestigious Dave Bradway Jr. Memorial at Chico’s Silver Dollar Speedway. It was Abreu’s …