UPDATES and HELPFUL REMINDERS: Kern County Raceway Park – “Bulwark FR 150 presented by 51FIFTY Energy Drink”

UPDATES and HELPFUL REMINDERS: Kern County Raceway Park – “Bulwark FR 150 presented by 51FIFTY Energy Drink”


Kern County Raceway Park – “Bulwark FR 150 presented by 51FIFTY Energy Drink”



Friday – Pit Gates 2:30pm, Tech Opens at 3pm, Three practice sessions, at 5:40pm, 7:00pm & 8:20pm


Saturday – Pit Gates 11am, Driver/Crew Chief Meeting 12:45pm, One (1) hour practice session starting at 1:30pm. Qualifying Tech Opens at 3:30pm, Qualifying 5pm, ‘Trick or Treat’ Autograph Session at 6:00pm – Bring Candy for the Kids.



Friday: $200 per car (no pit pass fee) Everyone must sign in at registration.

Saturday: $35 per SRL member pit pass / $45 non-member.

Note: Saturday pit passes may be purchased on Friday at Registration.


INCREASED STARTING FIELD: With the support of Spears Manufacturing and Kern County Raceway, the starting field has been increased from 30 cars to 36 cars.


FRIDAY INSPECTION: All cars will be required to roll through the scales by 8:20pm on Friday. Tech will be open from 3:00pm – 7:00pm and 7:40pm – 8:20pm.


ENGINE TECH: All cars without an approved engine and carburetor seal in place will be required to have an engine and carburetor inspection before competing. Engine needs to be cold.


PLEASE NOTIFY the series if your car requires engine tech, get with Mark Anderson right away on Friday if you need an engine inspection.


QUALIFYING TIRES: Your Qualifying/Race Tires will be released to you following the Saturday SPEARS Southwest Tour Series practice session at 2:30pm. Same four tires used for all 150 laps.


PRE-QUALIFYING TECH: The Series policy is that at the time Pre-Qualifying Tech officially opens (3:30pm) all cars are required to be on the ground and ready to roll to tech. Please wait until you are directed to proceed in order to Pre-Qualifying Tech Line. You will have two opportunities to pass tech, before you are under penalty of slowest of two laps in qualifying.



IMPOUND: All cars will be impounded after qualifying, you may check pressures, stagger (no jacks) and remove tape – top cars will be teched. Cars will then be moved to the 6:00pm autograph session.


BRING CANDY: The Kids will ‘Trick or Treat’ at your cars during the autograph session, please bring candy to share with the kids.


HALFWAY BREAK: At lap 75, the caution will wave for an 8-minute halfway break. Teams may add fuel and make basic adjustments.


The leader at halfway will receive the “His Works Gift Basket Co. ‘$1,000 Cash’ Halfway Bonus”.


TIRES: Hoosier F45 on the left, and 56* on the right for Kern County Raceway. Call Hoosier Tire West to pre-order your tires prior to each race at 559-485-4612.


FUEL: “SUNOCO 110 Standard” is available through the track. You can contact Toby Daves, the track’s parts and fuel vendor directly at 661-330-3345.


SOUND LIMITS: The DB rule of the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series is maximum 95dba at 100 feet at all tracks, unless the track requirements are under 95dba.


SCANNING REQUIRED: It is mandatory that each spotter has a radio (or scanner) that will scan the SRL Race Control frequency at 460.0125



  • Minors release form mandatory for anyone under the age of 18 in the infield pit area. No minimum age limit.
  • The maximum speed limit is 5 MPH at all times in the pit area.
  • No toe-less shoes or sandals. No private vehicles in pit area.
  • No riding on skateboards, roller skates/blades, golf carts, motorized scooters, bicycles or quads.
  • For additional info go to kernraceway.com


PARKING: The Top 12 cars from the 2016 championship standings will park in the first parking spots. This does not mean that the Top 12 enters the pits first – the order to enter the pits is first in line, first to enter. Due to the large car count expected, the rigs may be required to park closer together than usual.



NEXT RACE: The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway – November 19th

SAM’S TOWN HOTEL & GAMBLING HALL – Host Hotel for the Bullring Event

5111 Boulder Highway

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

Room Rate:           $30.00 Thursday – $79.00 Friday – $79.00 Saturday

Group Name:       SPEARS SRL       Group Code:        A6SPC11

Cutoff Date:          November 10, 2016


If you have any questions – please let us know.