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The California Lightning Sprints (CLS) are a Southern California based 1200cc Mini-Sprint club. The group competes in both winged and non-winged events at the Perris, Bakersfield, Ventura, Santa Maria, Barona, El Centro, and Victorville clay ovals. Reaching speeds in excess of 100 mph, the cars of the CLS may be small in size, but they are big on excitement!!! 

     

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  • 2015 CLS Membership Form - Page 1 (Word)

  • 2015 CLS Membership Form - Page 2 (pdf)

  • 2015 CLS Rules - Final (pdf)
     

  • CALIFORNIA LIGHTNING SPRINTS SEASON REACHES HALFWAY POINT SATURDAY AT PERRIS AUTO SPEEDWAY!
    (Torrance, CA, July 1, 2015) The California Lightning Sprint Car Series 2015 season will reach the halfway point this Saturday night, July 4th, in the Annual Independence Day race at Perris Auto Speedway. The USAC/CRA Sprint Cars, PAS Senior & Young Gun Sprints and the biggest and best fireworks show in Riverside County, presented by The City of Perris, will also be part of the holiday celebration. Spectator gates will open at 3:00 PM with racing at 7:00....more
     

  • MICHNOWICZ WINS 3RD CALIFORNIA LIGHTNING SPRINT MAIN IN A ROW!
    (Torrance, CA, June 25, 2015)
    For the third race in a row and the fifth time in eight races in 2015, Lomita, California’s Bobby Michnowicz won the California Lightning Sprint Car Series main event when the long time touring group visited the “West’s Fastest 1/3 Mile High Banked Clay Oval,” the Bakersfield Speedway last Saturday night....more
     

  • CALIFORNIA LIGHTNING SPRINTS AT BAKERSFIELD SATURDAY!
    (Torrance, CA, June 16, 2015)
    For the third time in the 2015 season, the California Lightning Sprint Car Series will return to “The West’s Fastest 1/3 Mile High Banked Clay Oval,” the Bakersfield Speedway this Saturday night, June 20th. The race will be the third of four scheduled for the traveling group at Bakersfield this year....more  
     

  • RACING WITH A HEAVY HEART, MICHNOWICZ WINS AT VENTURA!
    (Torrance, CA, June 10, 2015)
    Racing with a heavy heart, point leader Bobby Michnowicz steam rolled the field and won the California Lightning Sprint Car main event last Saturday night at Jim Naylor’s Ventura Raceway. The victory was the Lomita veteran’s fourth win in seven CLS races this year and gives him a commanding 122-point lead in the championship standings as the season nears the halfway point......more
     

  • CALIFORNIA LIGHTNING SPRINT CARS AT VENTURA SATURDAY!
    (Torrance, CA, June 2, 2015)
    The California Lightning Sprint Car Series is back on track for round #7 of 17 at the beautiful Ventura Raceway this Saturday, June 6th. Joining the CLS for their second of four 2015 appearances at the beach side dirt oval will be the VRA Sprint Cars, Senior Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, Dwarf Cars, Hobby Stocks, Junior Midgets and Mini Dwarfs. Spectator gates will open at 3:00 PM with racing at 5:30......more
     

  • MICHNOWICZ WINS THIRD CALIFORNIA LIGHTNING SPRINT MAIN OF 2015!
    (Placentia, CA, May 26, 2015)
    Parlayed with his win and a flip of his closest pursuer in the championship standings, two-time and defending California Lightning Sprint Car champ Bobby Michnowicz extended his point lead at the Annual Salute to Indy at Perris Auto Speedway last Saturday night. The victory was a series leading third of the year for the veteran racer in the first six races of 2015.....more
     

  • CALIFORNIA LIGHTNING SPRINT CARS AT PERRIS AUTO SPEEDWAY SATURDAY!
    (Placentia, CA, May 19, 2015)
    The California Lightning Sprint Car Series returns to action this Saturday night, May 23rd, when it makes its first of four 2015 appearances at Perris Auto Speedway for the annual Salute to Indy. Joining the CLS will be the USAC/CRA Sprint Cars and The PAS Senior & Young Gun Sprints. Spectator gates for the quadruple open header racing program will open at 5:00 PM and the first race will be at 7:00.....more

 

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