Cody Gerhardt captures Harvest Classic victory at Madera Speedway 9/14/2019

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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 There were ten cars signed in at the pit gate, but the machines of Mark Maliepaard and Cody Jessop were withdrawn following …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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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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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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2019 Midget Points

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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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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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POWRi BCRA MIDGETS HEADING TO KERN COUNTY AND MADERA THIS WEEKEND

  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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