Category: BCRA

POWRi & BCRA Form New Partnership with POWRi BCRA Lucas Oil Midget Series

BELLEVILLE, IL. (February 14, 2019) – Performance Open Wheel Racing, Inc. (POWRi), an already established midget racing powerhouse, is proud to announce the addition of some west coast flavor to the brand as a partnership with the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) has been formed. The BCRA group will be rebranded as the POWRi BCRA …

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2019 Midget Lite Division Schedule

March 30, 2019 – Placerville Speedway April 20, 2019 – Placerville Speedway April 27, 2019 – Merced Speedway May 4, 2019 – Placerville Speedway June 22, 2019 – Merced Speedway July 20, 2019 – Placerville Speedway July 27, 2019 – Placerville Speedway September 20, 2019 – Placerville Speedway September 21, 2019 – Placerville Speedway

November Newsletter

Gerhardt wins Sunday Afternoon at Stockton 99 Speedway

Jesse Love 2018 BCRA series champion By Bob Roza A special Sunday afternoon Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) season-ending racing program closed out 2018 and concluded a big two-day weekend show at Stockton 99 Speedway that also featured the BCRA vintage division, the Gunslingers Sprint Cars, USAC Western Speed2 midgets and the Legends of Kearny …

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Jesse Love makes it three wins in a row at Stockton 99

By Kevin Triplett The Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) mighty midgets raced on Saturday night October 27 as the first part of a special 2018 season-ending racing program at the lightning fast Stockton 99 Speedway.  and concluded a big two-day weekend show that also featured the Gunslingers winged Sprint Car series, the BCRA vintage division, …

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October Newsletter

Jesse Love claims the Harvest Classic

From the desk of Kevin Triplett   13-year old racer Jess Love of Menlo Park California made history Saturday night at Madera Speedway as he won the 46th annual Harvest Classic and became the youngest winner in the storied 79-year history of the Bay Cities Racing Association. Love started his night by qualifying second in …

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Calistoga’s Louie Vermeil Classic – BCRA Vintage News

Calistoga’s Louie Vermeil Classic 9/1 & 2/18 By June Wheeler-Ferreira What a way to spend Labor Day Week-end at one of our most beautiful ½ mile dirt track. There was a lot of hard racing by the Western Midgets and CRA Sprints. We ran with the WRA Vintage Midgets, Sprints and Track Roadsters. The Cage Sprints …

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August 2018 Newsletter

Howard Segur Jr. – racing was in his blood

Howard Segur Jr. a Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) Hall of Fame member passed away on August 18, 2018 at the age of 77. The entire BCRA family is deeply saddened by the loss of this man who was an important part of the history of the club and midget racing in Northern California.  The …

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Maria Cofer wins with a clean sweep at Placerville

By Kevin Triplett Maria Cofer, her father John, and crewman Bobby Boone should have brought a broom with them to Placerville Speedway for the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) midget races Saturday night August 25.  Cofer, the defending BCRA series champion in the Tule Vista Ranches-sponsored Spike/Esslinger executed a “clean sweep,” as she posted the …

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By, Mark Sublett 08-11-18 Merced, CA….Veteran race car driver Bobby Michnowicz from Lomita won the 5th annual “Wayne Albright Memorial” Bay Cities Racing Association Midget Lite main event in convincing style to take the $1,335 win at Merced Speedway Saturday night. The race held in memory of longtime car owner and all around nice guy …

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July 2018 Newsletter

Bradly Dillard wins Placerville Midget Lite Main Event

By Mark Sublett 07-28-18 Placerville, CA…Bradly Dillard took the lead from the start and posted a wire to wire win in the Bay Cities Racing Association Midget Lite main event held on the red clay of Placerville Speedway Saturday night. With past champions of the BCRA Midget Lite division Dillard and Scott Kinney on the …

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BCRA/CLS Civil War Race #2 – Santa Maria Raceway

July 21, 2018 – Results Qualifying: Doug Nunes #2 – 14.312 Brad Dillard #72s – 14.374 Kiwi Alexander #8k – 14.556 Jarrett Kramer #14 – 14.598 Hunter Kinney #25k – 14.637 Scott Kinney #25 – 14.656 Bobby Michnowicz #1k – 14.664 Aiden Lange #13x – 14.680 Pat Kelly #7 – 14.733 Dan Hilberg #10 – …

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