The “Petaluma Bonus” for the July 18th season-opener at Petaluma Speedway is now $500! !

July 4, 2020 – Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) officials and Petaluma Speedway promoter Rick Faeth today confirmed that the co-sanctioned BCRA/USAC Western States midget racing program scheduled for July 18th is a “GO.” All participants will be required to sign the track’s  COVID-19 waiver which is available here:

The pit gates will open Saturday, July 18 at 2:00 PM with practice at 5:00 PM and racing set to start at 6:00 PM.  In addition to the BCRA/USAC midgets, the Western Midget Racing series , the 600’s and wingless sprint cars will be on the evening’s program.

Anonymous donors have offered $500  to the highest-finishing BCRA registered car in the evening’s feature race which will be in addition to the $600 to win and $100 to start the feature offered by USAC.    Car owners can pre-register to be eligible for the “Petaluma Bonus” through the BCRA website at