Anza Dirt Drags kick up dust on a hot summer day

Anza Dirt Drags kick up dust on a hot summer day

The much-anticipated Anza’s Dry Drags hosted by Schmidt’s Ranch Services was a huge success, attracting seasoned racers and attentive crowds. The event was held Saturday, Aug. 12 at the corner of Kirby and Wellman roads. Division winners were: Stock Class – Daniel Hopkins, 400 Horsepower & Under – Chris Schuff, Open Class – Jimmy Holzer, […]

Anza racing mowers speeds back into town

Anza racing mowers speeds back into town

It was a morning of keen competition, flying dirt clods, the heady scents of racing fuel and the frenzied screaming of lawnmower engines at full power During the July 29 installation of the Anza Racing Mowers series. For those who appreciate dirt track racing, these race-modified mowers will not disappoint. There were four races put […]

Anza Racing Mowers sidelined by engine troubles

Anza Racing Mowers sidelined by engine troubles

  The last time the Anza Racing Mowers competed on their home track it was August and several of them were not able to compete then because of mechanical difficulties or personal injuries. Wimpee had injured his wrist competing in Sacramento and has not been able to compete this season until Labor Day. Six of those […]

Thrills and spills for Anza Racing Mowers

Thrills and spills for Anza Racing Mowers

Debbie Ebberly Special to Anza Valley Outlook The Anza Racing Mowers once again took to the track behind Diner 371 July 16th. Hot and dry wet made for a dry track which contributed to a lot of spin outs and a few crashes. The first race of the day saw newcomer Rebecca Rebuck in a […]

Drone captures Anza racing mowers

Drone captures Anza racing mowers

The locally popular Anza Racing Mowers were brought into the national spotlight through YouTube this past week via a model drone recording made at the Sept. 26 race. The drone, controlled by one of the Racing Mower fans, flew above the action and posted it later on YouTube. He created a video that can be […]