Yearly Archives - 2013

Mini Gold Cup Returns to Chico

CHICO, CA (11-25-13) – The Greatest Show on Dirt, the World of Outlaw Sprint Cars, will return to a familiar spot on Saturday night, March 29th. The annual Mini Gold Cup will take place at the Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico for a special one night show. Reserved seating tickets are currently available for purchase at this website http://dirtcar.ticketforce.com. The Mini Gold Cup will offer fans the chance to see the world�s best sprint car drivers go up against some [...]

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Continuation of Operations at Silver Dollar Speedway

CHICO, CA (11-25-13) – We are pleased to announce that the Silver Dollar Speedway and the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds have reached a five-year agreement to continue weekly auto racing from March through September at the famous � mile clay oval in Chico. Promoter Dennis Gage and Fair Manager Scott Stoller have officially signed the five year agreement that will carry on the traditional dirt track racing offered to fans and drivers alike. “With this commitment from the fairgrounds we will [...]

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Champions Crowned at Awards Banquet

CHICO, CA (11-8-13) – Drivers, crew members, family friends and officials of the Silver Dollar Speedway all packed the house Friday night at the Feather Falls Casino in Oroville. Everyone was on hand to celebrate the 2013 racing season at Silver Dollar Speedway. Guests were treated to a fabulous dinner, plenty of socializing with fellow racers. The night concluded with drivers receiving beautiful plaques, made by Tim Grant, and championship point money handed out amongst the eight different divisions this [...]

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Kyle Standley Earns Winged Economy Championship at Chico

CHICO, CA (11-8-13) – Kyle Standley doubled up at the 2013 Silver Dollar Speedway awards banquet held at Feather Falls Casino on Friday night, November 8th. Standley was not only crowned the series champion in front of a packed banquet room, but, also received the rookie of the year honors. “It is pretty remarkable to think I won the championship in my first year of racing,” said Standley as he addressed the crowd in attendance. Standley was one of two [...]

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2014 Gold Cup Tickets on Sale October 14

CHICO, CA (10-7-13) – The fastest four days of racing in California will continue in Chico as the Silver Dollar Speedway will host the 61st Gold Cup Race of Champions on September 3, 4, 5 and 6 in 2014. The world famous four day extravaganza will host multiple dirt track racing divisions and offer numerous pre and post-race activities for the fans. The staple of Gold Cup racing is the traveling World of Outlaws featuring polarizing drivers like Steve Kinser, [...]

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2013 Silver Dollar Speedway Awards Banquet

CHICO, CA (10-7-13) – Keeping with the tradition of Friday night racing, the Silver Dollar Speedway will host their end of the year awards banquet Friday night, November 8th, at the Feather Falls Casino in Oroville. This marks the second year in a row that our Championship banquet will be held at Feather Falls Casino and Lodge. The no host cocktails will start flowing at 6:30 pm with dinner to start at 7:30 pm. Around 8:15 pm the award presentations [...]

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Chico’s Hennig joins announcing team for upcoming NASCAR race

ROSEVILLE, CA (10-6-13) – For decades Troy Hennig has been the voice of Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico and many prestigious dirt track events throughout Northern California. This coming week the veteran announcer that is a favorite to the dirt track audience will take on a new role as he has been signed on to the announcing team of the upcoming Toyota Napa Auto Parts 150 presented by Ace Hardware and Incredible Solutions at All American Speedway in Roseville. This high [...]

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Mason Moore Earns Dominates 21st Fall Nationals

CHICO, CA (9-28-13) – Mason Moore was dominant throughout the night at The Silver Dollar Speedway and came away with his first career Fall Nationals Victory. Moore won the eight lap dash to earn the pole for the Main Event and held off Tim Kaeding for 30 laps en route to victory. “The guys set the car up perfect. I was able to get the jump and hold off one of the best drivers in the world.” stated an elated [...]

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Sean Becker Wins Thrilling Fall Nationals Opener

CHICO, CA (9-27-13) – Sean Becker utilized consistency and lapped traffic to snag another victory at the Silver Dollar Speedway. “We had a lot of speed tonight, and I felt really comfortable in the car. I had a lot of fun tonight.” stated a very excited Becker in Victory Lane. Other winners during Night Number One of The Fall Nationals include Rowdy McClenon in the Wingless Sprint Cars, and Ryan Mcdaniel in the Dirt Modified division. Andy Gregg won a very [...]

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Fireworks Close North Parking Lot at Silver Dollar Fairgrounds

CHICO, CA (9-24-13) – This weekend’s 21st Annual Fall Nationals at Silver Dollar Speedway will include fireworks on and off the race track. The Silver Dollar Fairgrounds will host two big events this weekend. At the big track we are hosting 360 winged sprint cars, dirt modifieds and wingless sprints over a two night span on September 27th and 28th. Coinciding with our races, the locally owned A Main Hobbies scheduled their National Remote Control event this week also. The [...]

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