KERN October Classic Schedule of Events

KERN October Classic Schedule of Events

Saturday, October 14th, 2023 – Practice Day

1:30 – 3:00pm                                                            Team Owner’s Meeting

Pros 1:30-2pm, Mods 2-2:30pm, SLM 2:30-3:00pm at KCRP Main Office


3:00pm                                                  Pit Gates Open (Lift gates remain closed until directed)

4:15 – 4:30pm                                       SPEARS SRL Pro Late Model Series 

4:30– 4:45pm                                        Spears Manufacturing Modified Series

4:45 – 5:15pm                                     SPEARS Southwest Tour Series

5:15 – 5:45pm                                       SPEARS SRL Pro Late Model Series  

5:45 – 6:15pm                                       Spears Manufacturing Modified Series

6:15 – 6:45pm                                     SPEARS Southwest Tour Series

6:45 – 7:15pm                                       SPEARS SRL Pro Late Model Series 

7:15 – 7:45pm                                       Spears Manufacturing Modified Series

7:45 – 8:15pm                                     SPEARS Southwest Tour Series


Sunday, October 15th, 2023 – Race Day

8:00am                                                  Pit Gate Open (Lift gates remain closed until directed)

8:30am                                                Chapel

9:00am                                                  SRL Driver/Crew Chief Meeting

9:45am – 10:00 am                               SPEARS SRL Pro Late Model Series Practice  

10:00am – 10:15am                              Spears Manufacturing Modified Series Practice                

10:15am – 10:30am                              SPEARS SRL Pro Late Model Series Practice  

10:30am – 10:45am                             Spears Manufacturing Modified Series Practice 

10:45am – 11:30am                             SPEARS Southwest Tour Series Practice


11:00am                                                SPEARS SRL Pro Late Model Series Qualifying Tech

11:30am                                                Spears Manufacturing Modified Series Qualifying Tech

12:00pm                                               SPEARS Southwest Tour Series Qualifying Tech

12:00pm                                               SPECTATOR GATES OFFICIALLY OPEN

12:15pm                                               SPEARS SRL Pro Late Model Series Qualifying – Impound

12:30pm                                               Spears Manufacturing Modified Series Qualifying – Impound

12:45pm                                               SPEARS Southwest Tour Series Qualifying – Impound

1:15pm                                                 Opening Ceremonies – Autograph Session



  • SPEARS Pro Late Model Series – ‘Sigma Performance Services 54’
  • SRL Modified Series – ‘Visit Bakersfield 60’
  • SPEARS Southwest Tour Series – Bulwark/TenCate “October Classic” 135

Pit Pass:  (2) Day $80, Saturday only $40, Sunday only $50

Grandstands: Adult General Admission $25, Juniors Ages 6-10 $10