Washington Visitor Chance Crum picks up Midget Lite win at Placerville Speedway on Saturday April 20, 2019

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03-30-19 Placerville Speedway – BCRA Midget Lite – Race Report

By Mark Sublett 03-30-19 – Placerville, CA….The “Bandit” Scott Kinney from Citrus Heights held off hometown hero Terry Bergstom to win the season opening 20 lap Bay Cities Racing Association Midget Lite main event held at Placerville Speedway Saturday night. The former champion and longtime supporter of the BCRA Midget lite division wanted to thank, …

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Historic first pavement race for POWRi BCRA midgets at Madera Speedway 3/16/2019

From the desk of Kevin Triplett The Performance Open Wheel Racing Inc. (POWRi) Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) Lucas Oil Midget Series presented a non-points exhibition race for the MAVTV Midget Series at the historic 1/3-mile paved Madera Speedway on Saturday March 16, 2019, the first pavement race of the new POWRi BCRA era. 2018 …

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Kern County Raceway hosts historic first POWRi BCRA race

From the Desk of Kevin Triplett The Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) kicked off its 80th year of racing action and entered a new era with the first-ever Performance Open Wheel Racing Inc. (POWRi) BCRA Lucas Oil Midget Series race Friday night March 15, 2019 on the 1/3-mile Dirt Track at Kern County Raceway near …

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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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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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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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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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Schutte claims Jack London race victory

By Kevin Triplett On Saturday night July 21 at the fast 3/8-mile Petaluma Speedway, the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) joined forces with the United States Auto Club (USAC) ‘Light up the World Beverages presented by CBD Living Water’ Western States midgets to celebrate the Jack London Hall of Fame induction weekend. Earlier in the …

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BCRA Vintage Views – Stockton 99 July 14, 2018

By June Wheeler-Ferreira Hi gang, well Stockton was a fun Saturday night, was it hot, you bet, but a nice breeze help to keep us a little cooler.  We ran with the NCMA, California Hardtops, BCRA Midgets, Gunslingers Wing Sprint Cars. What a great exhibition the Vintage Guys put on for a 12 lap main …

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Chad Nichols wins again at Stockton 99 Speedway

By Kevin Triplett The Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) midgets took to the high-banked paved Stockton 99 Speedway on Saturday July 14th for a program that also included the BCRA vintage division as well as the Gunslinger and the Northern California Modified Association (NCMA) sprint car divisions. Chad Nichols set quick time in time in …

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BCRA Vintage Views

By June Wheeler-Ferreira Madera Speedway – Gerhardt Classic, 7/7/18 Hi, gang, we the Vintage Guys had fun at Madera. We had a warm up, a 6 lap heat and a 10 lap main. We ran along with 5 other divisions 360 Modifieds, Legends of Kearney Bowl, Wing Sprints, Western US Midgets, BCRA Midgets, The weather …

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Jerome Rodela wins the 2018 Gerhardt Classic

By Kevin Triplett On a warm July Saturday, the mighty midgets of the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) invaded the lighting fast 1/3-mile Madera Speedway for the annual Fred Gerhardt Classic. Jerome Rodela paced time trials in the Trench Shoring-sponsored Toyota with a best lap of 14.150 seconds trailed by Mark Maliepaard in the Morris …

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“TOM MANNING MEMORIAL” Vintage Division

At Stockton 99 Speedway, 6/16/18 BCRA Vintage Views by June Wheeler-Ferreira   Hi, all, it was a perfect day at Stockton for the Tom Manning Memorial event.  Lots of cars, but unfortunately not many Midgets.  Things started around 1pm when the pit gates open up. We saw lots of old face’s that came just for …

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