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BCRA Midget 2020 Season Preview

The Bay Cities Racing Association has been sanctioning races since 1939 and it’s Midget division is ready to go in 2020. This season the BCRA will co sanction nine events with the United States Auto Club (USAC) Western States Midgets on dirt tracks and two with the Washington Midget Racing Association (WMRA) on pavement. It …

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2020 Midget Rules (PDF)

2020 Midget Rules

2019 Awards Banquet Photos

Norm Rapp

Written by: Matt Sublett It is with great sadness to report Northern California racing family has lost a member. Norm Rapp legendary driver, parts supplier and all around great guy at the track and off. Had many chat’s with him and he would tell stories of him racing that will be missed. Regret never making …

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Jesse Love picks up final Midget Main event win of 2019 Season

Midget Division Results – Kern County Race Park – November 9, 2019 Qualifying: #47M Jesse Love 420 #31K Kyle Beilman 599 #4D Robert Dalby 892 #67 Britton Bock 999 #20 CJ Sarna             017 #15 Ron Hazelton 177 #1X Jonathan Henry 276 #1NP Terry Nichols 376 #11X Gage Rucker 702 #99 Robert Carson 951 #78 …

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Cody Jessop wins the final 2019 pavement race

By Kevin Triplett Cody Jessop and his family-run CJR team have had a trying 2019 POWRi BCRA (Bay Cities Racing Association) season, as their Sugar Pine Smokehouse/La Quinta Inns & Suites/Genesis Racing Shocks – sponsored pavement midget suffered multiple engine failures, but in the final POWRi/BCRA pavement event of the season, it all came together …

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Hanford Midget Race October 12, 2019 Postponed

Notice:  After several conversations with members of BCRA and both promoters at Hanford and Stockton 99, the race at Hanford, Saturday October 12, 2019 has been postponed at this time and the only race running tomorrow will the pavement race at Stockton 99.   

Gerhardt captures Harvest Classic victory

By Kevin Triplett The POWRi Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) midgets took part in the action-packed 47th annual Harvest Classic at Madera Speedway on Saturday night September 14th, 2019 for the series’ final 2019 visit to the Madera District Fairgrounds. David Goodwill was the fastest qualifier with a best lap of 14.000 seconds in his …

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Kyle Larson wins the Gold Country Showdown

By Kevin Triplett In a rare mid-week appearance, on Wednesday night August 21, the POWRi Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) midgets took part in the Gold Country Showdown at Placerville Speedway along with the King of the West sprint cars. Fifteen cars and stars took part in the event, as Elk Grove’s Kyle Larson posted …

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4th annual Tom Manny Memorial Race goes to Jesse Love

From the Desk of Kevin Triplett On Saturday August 10th, the POWRi Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) mighty midgets visited the new Stockton 99 Speedway for the 4th annual Tom Manning Memorial race. There were ten cars signed in at the pit gate, but the machines of Mark Maliepaard and Cody Jessop were withdrawn following …

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Photos by Matt Sublett from Tom Manning Memorial at Stockton 99 Speedway

Frankie Guerrini at Ukiah Speedway winners circle July 6, 2019

Frankie Guerrini at Lakeport Speedway Winners Circle July 5, 2019

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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