WESTERN MIDGET RACING MAKES OCEAN AND ANTIOCH STOPS THIS WEEKEND

WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA (July 28, 2023) – Santa Cruz’s Logan Mitchell aims to preserve a 22 point championship lead in Western Midget Racing during this weekend’s NorCal doubleheader at Watsonville’s Ocean Speedway and Antioch Speedway. Friday’s action in Watsonville will see WMR joining the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo, while Saturday’s Antioch races include the…

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HOWARD KAEDING CLASSIC AT OCEAN SPEEDWAY UP NEXT FOR WESTERN MIDGET RACING

WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA (July 12, 2023) – Western Midget Racing is gearing up to compete in both nights of the 13th annual Howard Kaeding Classic at Ocean Speedway on Friday and Saturday night with a strong purse awaiting the drivers in Watsonville. Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo 360 Sprint Cars highlight Friday’s program while the…

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WESTERN MIDGET RACING AIMS FOR HOWARD KAEDING CLASSIC WITH STRONG PURSE

WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA (June 23, 2023) – Western Midget Racing returns to Ocean Speedway on July 14 and 15 with two days of action as part of the 13th annual Howard Kaeding Classic in Watsonville. 360 Sprint Cars highlight Friday’s program while the NARC 410 Sprint Cars race on Saturday night. Photo by Top Dawg Photos…

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WESTERN MIDGET RACING HEADS FOR VENTURA RACEWAY FOR THE WAGSDASH

WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA (June 14, 2023) – Western Midget Racing will race for $1,000-to-win in Saturday night’s prestigious “Wagsdash Reunion in Honor of Mrs. Wags” at Ventura Raceway. Their 25-lap feature will be joined USAC West Coast 360 Sprint Cars, California Lightning Sprints, and Dwarf Cars in an exciting and busy night. Photo by Action Captured…

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BRYANT BELL SCORES THIRD WIN OF THE SEASON WITH COMEBACK DRIVE AT PETALUMA

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA (June 10, 2023) – Bryant Bell of Oakley, Calif. recovered from a major flip on Friday night at Ocean Speedway to win a duel for the Petaluma Speedway Western Midget Racing victory on Saturday night. Bell and Logan Mitchell of Santa Cruz raced side-by-side for numerous laps through the 20-lap contest. 15-year-old Adrianna…

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BOWER EXTENDS CAREER-BEST MARK WITH 11TH OCEAN WIN ON FRIDAY NIGHT

WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA (June 9, 2023) – 2022 Western Midget Racing champion Blake Bower of Brentwood continued to extend his records in the series, scoring his eleventh Ocean Speedway WMR win in Friday night’s 20-lap feature. Photo by Top Dawg Photos Nick Foster, Jr. of San Jose returned to WMR and won the opening heat race…

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BRYANT BELL SCORES SECOND WIN OF 2023 WMR SEASON AT PETALUMA

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA (May 14, 2023) – Oakley’s Bryant Bell continued a red-hot start to the 2023 Western Midget Racing season, earning his second win of the year in just his third attempt during Saturday night’s action at Petaluma Speedway. Both competitive heat races were won from the fourth starting position, with Las Vegas’ Kyle Hawse…

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WESTERN MIDGET RACING AIMS FOR SERIES DEBUT AT MOHAVE VALLEY ON SATURDAY

WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA (March 14, 2023) – Western Midget Racing will visit the seventh venue in series history on Saturday night, traveling to the Mohave Valley Raceway in Arizona. WMR will join IMCA Modifieds, Street Stocks, and Dwarf Cars in action on the one-third mile dirt track. Photo by Ben Thrasher Mohave Valley is centrally located…

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VIDEO: 2022 WESTERN MIDGET RACING AWARDS SHOW

SANTA CRUZ, CALIF. (January 21, 2023) – Join us as we recap our 2022 Western Midget Racing championship award winners! Hear from 2022 champion Blake Bower, Adobe Mountain Speedway champion and series runner-up Cory Brown, our driver with perfect attendance in all 28 races Kyle Hawse, his cousin Todd Hawse, and 2022 Rookie of the…

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WESTERN MIDGET RACING ANNOUNCES $7K IN POST SEASON CASH AWARDS

Watsonville, Calif. (December 23, 2022) – Western Midget Racing has announced its post season awards totaling nearly $7,000. Drivers earned money from both the year-end points fund and the Road Warrior Start Fund, which rewards drivers based on their participation. Photo by Top Dawg Photos Brentwood, Calif.’s Blake Bower wrapped up his second consecutive WMR…

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