Saturday’s (October 17) “Southwest Championships” at Canyon Speedway Park and the October 31st “Howl-O-Ween Bash” at Central Arizona Speedway are cancelled. Our next event is the November 13th and 14th “Western World Championships” at Arizona Speedway.
Lance Jennings, SEPTEMBER 10, 2020… Officials with the United States Auto Club (USAC) and Arizona Speedway have announced that the October 3rd “Hall of Fame Classic” has been cancelled. Featuring the AMSOIL USAC/CRA and USAC SouthWest Sprint Cars, the San Tan Valley event remains a popular race going back to the days of Manzanita Speedway. USAC and the track promoters are working on options for rescheduled events once racing resumes. The AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series thanks All Coast Construction, Component [...]
The “Fall Brawl” scheduled for September 19th at Canyon Speedway Park has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic. USAC officials are looking to secure more races as track promoters comply with local state and county health department regulations.
(Perris, CA, August 5, 2020) Due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis and state and county mandates on crowd gatherings, the August 15th PASSCAR Stock Car Series/IMCA Modified race and the August 22nd USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series event have both been postponed. “It is getting old having to postpone racing events,” Kazarian said on Wednesday. “Hopefully, conditions will get better soon, and we can get back to putting on races. Everybody, including the drivers, officials, and fans are ready to go. [...]
Lance Jennings, JUNE 3, 2020… As the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic continues, the United States Auto Club’s (USAC) Western office has announced that their June calendar has been cancelled. In addition, the July 11th USAC West Coast Sprint Car and Western States Midget event at Placerville has been lost to the pandemic. The following races are cancelled: JUNE 6: USAC Western States vs. BCRA Midgets at Petaluma Speedway / Petaluma, CA JUNE 13: USAC West Coast Sprint Cars at Thunderbowl Raceway / Tulare, [...]
Lance Jennings, MAY 25, 2020… USAC Western Director Chris Kearns has announced that the USAC SouthWest Sprint Car portion of the May 30th races at Arizona Speedway have been cancelled. In addition, the June 20th “Salute to Fathers” event at Canyon Speedway Park has been lost. The United States Auto Club (USAC) and track promoters are working on options to reschedule events. The May 30th race at the San Tan Valley, Arizona track marks the fourth show that has been [...]
Lance Jennings, MAY 6, 2020… USAC Western Director Chris Kearns has announced that the May 16th “Duel at the Diamond” featuring the USAC SouthWest Sprint Cars at Canyon Speedway Park has been cancelled. The United States Auto Club (USAC) and track promoters are working on options to reschedule events once racing resumes. The “Duel at the Diamond” is the third event on the USAC SouthWest Sprint Car Schedule that has been lost due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic. To date, Jake [...]
MARCH 31, 2020… As the COVID-19 Coronavirus continues to spread, USAC Western Director Chris Kearns has announced that the seven races scheduled in April have been cancelled. USAC and the track promoters are working on options for rescheduled events once racing resumes. The following races are cancelled: APRIL 4: USAC SouthWest Sprint Cars at Arizona Speedway / San Tan Valley, AZ APRIL 10: USAC Western States Midgets at Merced Speedway / Merced, CA APRIL 11: USAC Western States Midgets at Merced Speedway [...]
MARCH 18, 2020… With the recent pandemic spreading, Arizona Speedway will be postponing our 2020 dirt track season for the immediate future. With the close confinements of grandstand seating and how the virus spreads, it would be impossible for us to be responsible and productive parts of the community and continue to race while other businesses, events and people are doing their part to not only stop the outbreak but get the economy moving again as quickly as possible. [...]