UPDATE & REMINDERS – 10/22/14 Kern County Raceway Park

UPDATE & REMINDERS – 10/22/14 Kern County Raceway Park





FRIDAY – Gates 1pm, 1st Practice 3:20pm

SATURDAY – Gates 11am, Driver’s Meeting 12pm, Practice 1pm (1.5 hrs), Qualifying Tech Opens 3:45pm, Qualifying 4:45pm


Complete Schedule attached.


TIRES FOR KERN: Hoosier F45 (L) and 56* (R) pre-order from Hoosier Tire West at 559-485-4612.


FUEL:  The track will have SUNOCO 110 on site.  You may also pre-oder by calling Toby at 661-330-3345.


TRACK GAUGE: The track width gauge will remain at 64 5/16 inches as it was set at the PPIR event.


CHASSIS OFF-SET: Reminder — The centerline of the frame side rails must be within three (3) inches of the front and rear tread width.


PARKING: Due to the large turn out of cars expected for this event, parking will be tighter than usual, as our rigs will be required to park closer than normal to one another – the good news is it won’t be Bakersfield HOT.


MUFFLERS: Required at Kern per the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series 2014 Rule Book. 95dba at 100 feet.


HOST HOTEL: Clarion Hotel
3540 Rosedale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA  93308
(661) 326-1111
Group Code:  SRL
Group Rate:   $75
Cutoff Date:  Monday, October 27, 2014


TELEVISION AIR DATES: The SPEARS Southwest Tour Series “51 FIFTY 100 presented by AmeriPride” from Irwindale Speedway is scheduled to air nationwide on MAVTV on Thursday, October 23rd at 2pm, 4pm and 7pm – PST, and Saturday, October 25 at 11pm – PST






CRANE IGNITIONS: The mandated Crane part # 6000-6701 HI-6RC system for all series event winners; will add the Crane HI-6RN ignition box as an option, which is identical in function to the HI-RC, but does not have the built-in 20-degree start retard feature.






5111 Boulder Highway
Las Vegas, Nevada    89122-6004
(877) 593-5993

Room Rate:          $29.00 Thursday – $67.00 Friday – $67.00 Saturday
RV Park Rate:       $26.99 Thursday – $26.99 Friday – $26.99 Saturday
Group Name:        SPEARS SRL SW 1114
Group Code:         A4SSC11
Cutoff Date:          Monday, November 10, 2014