Yearly Archives - 2014

Becker Hangs on for Third Fall Nationals Title

CHICO, CA (9-27-14) – Sean Becker had to overcome a lot of adversity tonight to pick up his Third Fall Nationals Title. “I really want to thank Dan Menne, it’s because of him that we win all these races. He always sets the car up perfectly.” Stated Becker in Victory Lane. Sean was happy to be able to win this race in memory of Stephen Allard. He celebrated in victory lane with Stephen’s family, and got to hoist the brand [...]

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Troy Foulger Snags Main Event and IMCA Championship at Fall Nationals

CHICO, CA (9-27-14) – Troy Foulger started Ninth at the drop of the Green Flag of tonight’s 20 Lap Nor-Cal IMCA Dirt Modified Main Event. Tonight marked the final points race for the traveling series, and Foulger came in to the evenings event just three points ahead of Ryan McDaniel. Foulger knew all he had to do was run a solid race and finish in the top five to pick up the Championship. He did just that, plus a little [...]

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Jonathan Allard Opens Up 22nd Fall Nationals with Wire to Wire Win

CHICO, CA (9-26-14) – Jonathan Allard pulled to within one win of tying Tim Kaeding for second on the All Time Win List at Silver Dollar Speedway last night. Allard, who is fresh off his first Gold Cup Title has been fast all year at Chico behind the wheel of the Clyde Lamar owned Tri-C Machine #3C. This being his sixth win of 2014 at the speedway. It was great to see Jonathan celebrating in Victory Lane with his family, [...]

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Troy Morris Jr. Thrills Crowd in the Dirt Modifieds

CHICO, CA (9-26-14) – The last time Troy Morris Jr. was competing at the Silver Dollar Speedway he ended up upside down in turn one. This time was far and away a better night. Morris was very excited to pick up the win here in Chico. After the race completed he came into the Main Grandstand to celebrate with his family. The win was Morris’ first career win at the Silver Dollar Speedway. At the start of the Main Event it [...]

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Nor-Cal Challenge for Dirt Modifieds at Fall Nationals

CHICO, CA (9-17-14) – The 2014 racing season will come to a close at Silver Dollar Speedway on September 26th and 27th with the 22nd Annual running of the Fall Nationals. During both nights the popular dirt modifieds will get a chance to showcase their collective talents on the quarter-mile clay oval. However, Saturday night is also the final point show for the traveling Nor-Cal Challenge IMCA dirt modified series. First and foremost, please remember to send in your pre-entry form. [...]

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22nd Fall Nationals Set for September 26 and 27

CHICO, CA (9-16-14) – The 22nd Annual Fall Nationals is scheduled for September 26th and 27th at the Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico. The annual end of the year event will feature the winged 360 sprint cars and dirt modifieds. This year, over $35,000 of purse money is on the line between the two nights of racing. On Saturday night the winged sprint cars will pay tribute to one of their own. On behalf of the race track and family [...]

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Jonathan Allard Completes California Driver Sweep of Gold Cup

CHICO, CA (9-6-14) – Daryn Pittman had the Gold Cup Race of Champions win in his sights Saturday night but Jonathan Allard had other ideas. In the final turn, on the final lap, Allard got around the reigning series champion to score one of the biggest prizes on the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series schedule – the Gold Cup Race of Champions at Silver Dollar Speedway. Allard’s win made him the 21st different driver this season to win a [...]

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Carson Macedo Nets First Career World of Outlaw Win at Gold Cup

CHICO, CA (9-5-14) – Carson Macedo drove by Daryn Pittman on the outside of Turn two on lap number eight, and hung on to win his first career World of Outlaw Main Event during the 61st Anniversary Gold Cup presented by Chuck Patterson Ram Trucks. �I wanted to do donuts so bad, but got warned to go to the scales. Im just so excited.� Stated a jubilant Macedo in Victory Lane. The win marks Tarlton Racing�s second straight World of [...]

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Damion Gardner Wins Night Two of 61st Gold Cup presented by Chuck Patterson Ram Trucks

CHICO, CA (9-4-14) – Damion Gardner clean swept the night for the USAC CRA Sprint Cars by way of setting Fast Time with a New Track Record of 13. 472. Gardner than turned around and won his respective Heat Race. Damion started sixth in the Feature Event and drove up to the win. “It’s great to come back and win in front of this crowd. Haven’t won here in a long time so it feels amazing.” Stated an ecstatic Gardner [...]

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Brian Gard Wins First Career BCRA/USAC Midget Main Event

CHICO, CA (9-4-14) – Brian Gard drove a near perfect race to pick up the victory here during the 61st Anniversary Gold Cup presented by Chuck Patterson Ram Trucks. “We built a brand new car midseason and it finally all came together for us.” Stated a very excited Gard in Victory Lane. Trey Marcham jumped out to the early lead, and would lead until Lap 14 when Gard would finally make a move around him. Gard would then pull away to [...]

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