Category: Lightning Sprints

Antioch Speedway next up for the midgets on September 26th

On September 26th the mighty midgets of the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) return to action at Antioch Speedway for a full program together with our guest organization  Western Midget Racing (WMR). The midgets will share the evening’s program with the Super Stocks, Pro Stocks, Wingless Sprint Cars, and Hard Tops for the 18th annual …

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September 6 BCRA/USAC race at Petaluma Speedway canceled

Due to events beyond the control of Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) officials, the scheduled event for September 6 2020 has been canceled.  Petaluma Speedway promoter Rick Faeth received a direct request from Petaluma Mayor Teresa Barrett and Petaluma City Manager Peggy Flynn to cancel Sunday’s “West Coast Stock Car / Motorsports Hall of Fame …

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Placerville Speedway Race Re-scheduled 10/03/2020

The race scheduled for August 29th, 2020 has been re-scheduled for October 3, 2020. We hope to see you all at Placerville Speedway!

West Coast Stock Car /Motorsport Hall of Fame Challenge announced for Petaluma races

    August 25th – Today officials with the USAC (United States Auto Club) Western States series and the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) and the West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall of Fame revealed the details of the West Coast Stock/Motorsports Hall of Fame Challenge for the two upcoming races at Rick Faeth’s Petaluma Speedway. …

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ALBRIGHT WINS DRAMATIC BCRA LITE MAIN by, Mark Sublett Petaluma, CA…….Dakota Albright won an exciting Bay Cities Racing Association 20 lap Midget Lite main event Saturday night at Petaluma Speedway. Albright raced to the win after heartbreak happened for 2018 Champion Hunter Kinney who had mechanical problems while leading coming off the final corner of …

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Chad Nichols sweeps the 2020 Tom Manning Memorial

The 2020 Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) season continued on August 8th with the fifth annual Tom Manning Memorial race at Stockton 99 Speedway which was held following strict COVID safety and social distancing requirements which limited the turn-out of racers and fans.     Chad Nichols set quick time in time trials as the …

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Merced Midget Lite Wayne Albright Memorial Postponed

  The annual “Wayne Albright Memorial” held in Memory of long time Midget Lite Car Owner and board member Wayne Albright originally scheduled for June 27th at Merced Speedway has been postponed with hopes of it being rescheduled at a later date.

2020 Driver Points

Albright Wins Season Opening BCRA Midget Lite Main

By, Mark sublett Placerville, Ca……Dakota Albright from Waterford held off defending champion Scott Kinney from Roseville to win the season opening Bay Cities Racing Association Midget Lite 20 lap main event Saturday night at Placerville Speedway. The race was run with no fans in the stands due to covid-19, a first in the 55 year …

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Petaluma Speedway race scheduled for June 6 cancelled

This morning the  Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) learned that Petaluma Speedway and the United States Auto Club (USAC) cancelled the scheduled June 6th midget race.

BCRA Midget Lite 2020 Season Preview

The Bay Cities Racing Association Midget Lite division is ready to get going with the 2020 racing season. Three tracks will host the Midget Lites this season with the bulk being at Placerville Speedway. Merced Speedway will host two and Santa Maria Speedway one. The season opens with three straight races at Placerville Speedway’s 1/4 …

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2020 Lightning Sprint Rules (PDF)

2019 Awards Banquet Photos

Placerville Speedway September 21, 2019 – Midget Lite Results

Placerville Speedway September 21, 2019 – Midget Lite Results Qualifying during hot laps: #3f Bradon Leedy  11.884 #13h Steve Hendricksen 12.138 #78 Terry Bergstrom 12.193 #5x Alex Lewis 12.235 #5 Jeff Griffin 12.285 #25 Scott Kinney 12.290 #35jr Dakota Albright 12.291 #13w Jacob Williams 12.294 #13 Danika Jo Parker 12.325 #9 Craig Holsted 12.332 #44 …

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Placerville Speedway September 20, 2019 – Midget Lite Results

Placerville Speedway September 20, 2019 – Midget Lite Results Qualifying during hot laps: #4 Jeff Dyer 11.932 #7 Doug Nunes 11.955 #3f Bradon Leedy  12.014 #9 Craig Holsted 12.069 #5x Alex Lewis 12.087 #13h Steve Hendricksen 12.089 #13w Jacob Williams 12.147 #25 Scott Kinney 12.262 #2j James Turnbull 12.296 #44 Bryce Bogardus 12.385 #13x Aiden …

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