Category: BCRA

Jesse Love claims Gerhardt Classic

By Kevin Triplett The POWRi Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) mighty midgets roared into Madera Speedway on Saturday night July 13 2019 for the 17th annual Gerhardt Classic and after an intense 50-lap feature the 2018 POWRi BCRA champion, 14-year old Jesse Love came away with a hard-fought victory. Love laid down the fastest lap …

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Frankie Guerrini sweeps Holiday weekend Midget Events

From the desk of Kevin Triplett The POWRi Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) midgets and the vintage division continued the celebration of the club’s 80th year of existence with a visit on July 5th to the familiar confines of the ¼-mile Lakeport Speedway on the grounds of the Lake County fairgrounds. Mark Maliepaard winner earlier …

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June 2019 Newsletter

Dakota Albright wins his dream race

by, Mark Sublett Merced, CA….Dreams do come true. After trying five times to win the tribute race in honor of his father Wayne, Dakota Albright dominated in his sixth try at winning the “Wayne Albright Memorial” BCRA Midget Lite main event Saturday night at Merced Speedway. Albright traded the lead with three time winner Bobby …

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6th Annual “Wayne Albright Memorial” Midget Lite Event June 22, 2019 – Merced Speedway

Saturday, June 22, 2019 Merced Speedway, Merced, CA. 6th Annual “Wayne Albright Memorial” BCRA Midget Lites – $1,035 to win, $135 to start main event The 6th annual “Wayne Albright Memorial” is fast approaching it’s scheduled Saturday, June 22 date at Merced Speedway. The race for BCRA Midget Lites will pay $1,035 to win with …

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Alex Schutte goes wire-to-wire at Petaluma Speedway 6/8/2019

By Kevin Triplett On a warm Saturday night June 8, the POWRi BCRA (Bay Cities Racing Association) midgets paid their first visit of the 2019 season to Rick Faeth’s Petaluma Speedway.  Time trials were exciting, with Alex Schutte in his Toyota-powered midget the fastest qualifier with a best lap of 14.888 seconds around the 3/8-mile …

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05-25-19 POWRi-BCRA Midgets: Stockton Dirt Track for Jimmy Sills Classic

By – Mark Sublett 05-25-19 Stockton, CA….Shane Golobic from Fremont drove the Matt Wood owned Elk Grove Ford sponsored Bullett/SR-11x Stanton to a clean sweep of the POWRi-BCRA midget portion of the “Jimmy Sills Classic” held at the Stockton Dirt Track Saturday night. Starting on the pole of the scheduled 20 lap main event Golobic …

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POWRi BCRA midgets return to Kern County Raceway Park

By Kevin Triplett The POWRi Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) midget auto racing cars and stars returned to the 1/3-mile dirt track at the Kern County Raceway Park (KCRP) on Friday night May 3, 2018, with eleven cars signed in at the pit gate. The POWRI BCRA midgets were the featured cars in a diverse …

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May 2019 Newsletter

Rodella wins third Vukovich Classic – Madera Speedway 5/4/2019

By Mark Sublett 05-04-19 Madera, CA………Veteran driver Jerome Rodella from El Monte won the MAVTV-Madera/POWRi-BCRA Midget portion of the 29th annual “Vukovich Classic” Saturday night at Madera Speedway. Rodella made it back to back Vukovich Classic wins in his Gerhardt/Ed Pink Toyota after capturing his first 17 years prior. “I want to thank my sponsors …

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  BELLEVILLE, ILL. (May 1, 2019) – The POWRi BCRA Lucas Oil Midget League resumes this weekend with appearances at The Dirt Track at Kern County Raceway Park on Friday, May 3 followed by a Saturday, May 4 race on the pavement at Madera Speedway. Friday’s event at Kern County marks the second of three …

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POWRi BCRA midgets make their first visit to Stockton 99 Speedway

From the Desk of Kevin Triplett On Saturday April 27, the POWRi Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) midget series made their first 2019 visit to the historic Stockton 99 Speedway to help celebrate the club’s 80th year of racing. The midgets raced as part of a program that also included the BCRA vintage division, the …

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04-27-19 BCRA Midget Lite – Race Report

From the desk of Mark Sublett 04-27-19 Merced, CA…..The “Bandit” Scott Kinney from Citrus Heights made it two wins in three starts after he dominated the green to checkered 25 lap Bay Cities Racing Association Midget Lite main event held at Merced Speedway Saturday night. The veteran took the lead from the start and never …

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Placerville Speedway April 20, 2019 – Midget Lite Results

Qualifying during hot laps: #09 Chance Crum 11.848 #3f Bradon Leedy  12.037 #35jr Dakota Albright 12.174 #13 Danika Jo Parker 12.223 #25 Scott Kinney 12.242 #25k Hunter Kinney 12.277 #78 Terry Bergstrom 12.402 #9 Craig Holsted  12.429 #5 Jeff Griffin 12.483 #62 Tyler Chamorro 12.516 #3 Gus Carcione 12.625 #46s Cody Shermantine 12.688 #18 Josef …

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