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

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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Shasta Speedway August 15th date canceled

  The Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) regrets to announce that the scheduled August 15 2020 co-sanctioned race at Shasta Speedway in Anderson California has been canceled by the track promoter Dave Twyman because the other clubs scheduled for the program canceled. Officials with the BCRA and our co-sanctioning partner the Washington Midget Racing Association …

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The West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame Classic opened the 2020 BCRA season

  By Kevin Triplett After months of delay due to the COVID19 pandemic, the 2020 Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) season finally opened at Petaluma Speedway on July 18th. Nineteen midgets from the BCRA and the United States Auto Club (USAC) Western States  division were on hand for the 30-lap West Coast Stock Car Hall …

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July 18th Petaluma event will be “The West Coast Stock Hall of Fame Classic”

  July 14 – Today, the title sponsor was revealed for the Saturday July 18th co-sanctioned BCRA/USAC event at Petaluma Speedway.  To be known as “The West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame Classic” the race will feature an increased purse – $1000 to the feature race winner with $600 for second place, $500 for …

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BCRA champions racing in the Hoosier state

The “Petaluma Bonus” for the July 18th season-opener at Petaluma Speedway is now $500! !

July 4, 2020 – Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) officials and Petaluma Speedway promoter Rick Faeth today confirmed that the co-sanctioned BCRA/USAC Western States midget racing program scheduled for July 18th is a “GO.” All participants will be required to sign the track’s  COVID-19 waiver which is available here: http://www.petaluma-speedway.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Release-and-Waiver-of-Liability-COVID-19.pdf The pit gates will open …

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Co-sanctioned Placerville Speedway July 11th race canceled

June 26 2020 –  Bay Cities Racing Association’s (BCRA) officials confirmed today that  the club’s co-sanctioning partner, the United States Auto Club (USAC) canceled the scheduled July 11th midget race date at Placerville Speedway. The  July 18th co-sanctioned event at Petaluma Speedway is still on the schedule at this time and will be the opening …

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July 18th date at Douglas County Raceway canceled

June 26, 2020 – Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) officials learned this morning that the scheduled July 18th asphalt midget race at Douglas County Speedway in Roseburg Oregon to be co-sanctioned with the Washington Midget Racing Association (WMRA) has been canceled. In positive news, WMRA officials have confirmed that their planned midget race date for …

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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.

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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Lakeport and Ukiah midget races cancelled

Regrettably, the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) learned on June 10th that because Lake County and Mendocino County government health officers are still unable to provide the clearance for race tracks in their jurisdictions to host races with fans, the July 3rd race date for the midgets and vintage midgets at Lakeport Speedway and the …

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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.

COVID-19 pandemic puts BCRA racing season on hold

Due to strict guidelines from Federal, State and Local agency’s concerning gatherings of people due to the COVID-19 pandemic the BCRA racing season is currently on hold until further notice……Once race dates become available we will post here. Stay safe everyone.