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Stars Set To Invade Perris For Season Opener

Josh Hodges is one of several stars who plan to invade the Perris (Calif.) Auto Speedway season opener this weekend. (Doug Allen Photo)

Just when you thought it could get any tougher for the local stars in the Sokola Shootout at Perris Auto Speedway’s 21st season opener on Saturday night, another out of town racer has cast his helmet into the ring in an effort to win the prestigious race.

IMCA’s Northern SportMods Invade Arizona

IMCA logo 2015

After a successful weekend debut for the division at Central Arizona Speedway, promoter Jonah Trussel is looking for more of the same when Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods race for the first time at Arizona Speedway later this month.

SCRAMP Receives Local Business Award

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

The stars shone brightly at the fourth annual Carmel Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Night with the Stars fundraiser and Oscars telecast, with eight businesses being awarded for excellence.

Swanson Looks Ahead To Perris Opener

Jake Swanson is looking ahead to the AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series opener at Perris Auto Speedway next weekend. (Doug Allen Photo)

With the AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series opener looming next Saturday at Perris Auto Speedway, one young driver is chomping at the bits to get on the track and do what he does best.

Forsberg Sweeps The Day At Marysville


Andy Forsberg was perfect in his first race of 2016 at Marysville Raceway Park Saturday night, setting quick time in qualifying, winning his eight-lap heat race and leading the majority of the 25-lap main event despite late-race contact that could have cost him the victory.

Thornton Owns IMCA Desert Classic


Ricky Thornton Jr. remains virtually invincible atop the third-mile Canyon Speedway Park clay oval, as he led all 40 laps of Arizona Differential IMCA Modified feature action Saturday night to take the $5,000 winner’s share in the 28th annual Desert Classic finale.

Laney & Thornton Star In Desert


Cody Laney and Ricky Thornton Jr., opened the 28th annual Desert Classic by racing to victory lane in Friday night’s Arizona Differential IMCA Modified Twin Twenties at Canyon Speedway Park

Stroud, Arizona Racing Museum Founder, Dies


Steve Stroud, the founder of the Arizona Open Wheel Racing Museum and a long time supporter of sprint car and midget racing, has died.

SPEED SPORT Launching Short Track Week


SPEED SPORT and short-track racing have more than 80 years of history together, and now for the first time the motorsports multimedia company is excited to announce June 17-26, 2016, will be SPEED SPORT Short Track Week Presented by Suzuki.

EPA Could Put Brakes On Grassroots Racing

The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a regulation to prohibit the conversion of vehicles originally designed for on-road use into race cars. (Adam Fenwick photo)

If the Environmental Protection Agency has its way, many grassroots racers will be facing some large hurdles in their quests to race competitively.


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