Welcome to BigWestRacing.com! Your home for racing news in the rocky mountain region and beyond! Big West Racing is more than just a news and information site, Big West features community forums, image gallery, classified advertising section, a racing directory, a racing calendar, and much more! Register on Big West Racing to get access to all the fun stuff. Registration is fast, easy and free! BigWestRacing.com the place to meet after the races. CLICK HERE to register.
Big West Racing is your source for auto racing news and events in Colorado and the entire rocky mountain region. Check BWR Daily for the latest auto racing news and feel free to participate in our world famous auto racing community forums. Also make sure to check out our racing event calendar for upcoming races in your area. If you are looking to buy or sell your race car stuff make sure to check our very popular race car classifieds section.
Ft. Morgan Colorado
Saturday May 18, 2013
May 18, 2013 race recap.
I-76 Speedway dodged a storm Saturday night and provided great racing action from over 90 cars.
The Dwarfs had a tough time getting laps in without a yellow flag. Alex Amen took an early lead and managed to avoid spinouts a flip into the guard rail and another altercation with the wall. He finished first ahead of Chris Walker and... [Read More]
SALINA, Kan. -- A special night of racing was in store for fans in the Salina area as six divisions amassing 91 cars competed on a lightning fast Salina Speedway in front of a nice-sized crowd on Salina Bombers night.
With players and management in the house from the Central Professional Indoor Football League team fans were treated to autographs and photos from the personnel of the Bombers, as well as the racers during intermission.
Johnny Gray raced to his third victory of the season Sunday and moved back into the Funny Car points lead at the 25th annual NHRA Kansas Nationals.
Shawn Langdon (Top Fuel) and Jeg Coughlin Jr. (Pro Stock) also were winners in their respective categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event. All three winners were presented special-edition silver Wally trophies in honor of the event’s 25th anniversary.
(05-18-2013 Dacono, CO) Super Late Model driver Darren Bucklan in the #66 car held off multiple challenges for the lead by staying in the high groove on the 3/8ths mile paved oval of CNS. In other action Jason Morris won the Super Stock main, Danny Medina bested the massive field in the Legends, and Cris Muhler was tops in the Mod Coupe division.
- By Eric Guttormson
Gillet Vet Clinic Super Late Models
In one of the more exciting Super Late Model main... [Read More]
Jimmie Johnson would collect the $1 million prize for winning the race, and his second straight Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Kurt Busch Has Mixed Feelings About 5th-Place All-Star Finish
CONCORD, N.C. (May 18, 2013) – Kurt Busch saw a potential victory slip to a fifth-place finish in Saturday night’s rain-delayed NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
After the four 20-lap segments in the non-points race, Busch posted... [Read More]
Kurt Busch Qualifies 2nd For Sprint All-Star Race
CONCORD, N.C. (May 17, 2013) – Kurt Busch set another blistering qualifying pace, claiming the outside pole for Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at the 1.5-mile Charlotte Motor Speedway.
In Friday night’s wild time trials, which required each team to take three laps and a mandatory four-tire pit stop with no pit road speed limit, Busch’s No. 78 Armed Forces Furniture Row/Sealy Chevrolet recorded a time and speed... [Read More]
Stealing Candy from Babies
While Kyle Busch was able to break a seven-race drought in the Camping World Truck Series by winning Friday night in the NC Education Lottery 200, at Charlotte Motor Speedway it is like a high school senior playing T-ball.
Busch would dominated the race early, but had to overcome a penalty for leaving the pit stall with the gas can in his truck, drawing a penalty... [Read More]
The spectacular high-speed racing excitement of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series thunders into Heartland Park Topeka for the 25th annual NHRA Kansas Nationals May 17-19. The eighth event of the 24-race season will feature competition in the Top Fuel, Funny Car, and Pro Stock categories.
NHRA is providing a great opportunity for Kansas families to get up close and personal with the NHRA's personable drivers and experience the amazing... [Read More]