OCTOBER 17TH USAC WEST COAST SPRINT CAR MAKE UP RACE ANNOUNCED
By Lance Jennings
SEPTEMBER 22, 2020...
United States Auto Club (USAC) Western Director Chris Kearns
has announced that the cancelled September 12th USAC West
Coast Sprint Car race at Petaluma will be made up on Saturday,
October 17th. The show will be a special non-points event and
a special thanks goes to track promoter Rick Faeth and
Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds management for making the race
possible. At press time, the grandstands will be closed to the
public and a live pay per view internet broadcast will be
available at floracing.com.
The September 12th race was
cancelled due to hazardous air quality in the area from nearby
Series officials are looking for sponsors to add
bonuses and increase the night’s purse. As this writing goes
to press, The October 17th race will pay $800-to-win,
$400-for-2nd, $300-for 3rd, $250-for-4th, $200-for 5th, and
$100-to-start. To limit person to person contact during the
night, all racers must purchase their license / membership
ahead of the event at usacracing.com or usaclicense.com. In
addition, the entry fee will be taken from the night’s
The USAC West Coast Sprint Car Rule Book can
be found online at westcoastsprintcars.com and usacracing.com.
Petaluma Speedway requires cars to run either the Flowmaster
53545-10 or Spin Tech 1545P mufflers. Tarps are mandatory
under all racecars in the pit area and must stick out at least
one foot at each side.
The USAC West Coast Sprint Cars
will make their series debut at Placerville Speedway on
Saturday, October 10th.
The USAC Western States and
Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA) Midgets will battle at
Petaluma on October 3rd and 24th. Both shows encompass the
West Coast Stock Car / Motorsports Hall of Fame Challenge
The USAC West Coast Sprint Car Series
thanks AMSOIL, Chris Kearns Presents, Competition Suspension
Incorporated, Extreme Mufflers, Five Star Grafix, Hoosier
Racing Tire, Loudpedal Productions, Rod End Supply, Sway-A-Way
Torsion Bars, Ultra Shield Race Products, and Woodland Auto
Display for their support. If you or your company would like
to become part of the series, email PR Director Lance Jennings
at [email protected].
For more information on
the series, visit usacracing.com and the social media for USAC
Racing. You can also find exclusive content at
westcoastsprintcars.com and the USAC West Coast Sprint Car
Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages.
WEST COAST SPRINT CAR SPECIAL EVENTS:
October 10: Placerville Speedway – Placerville, CA
October 17: Petaluma Speedway – Petaluma, CA
schedule is subject to change.