Gold Cup Offers Affordable Seating for Families

CHICO, CA (8-31-16) – For the price less than a movie ticket auto racing fans can witness some of the best drivers in the world during the 63rd Gold Cup Race of Champions at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico. This year’s Gold Cup format features a diverse lineup of winged and non-wing sprints and midgets along with tradition racing modifieds. The four day event brings fans a wide spectrum of grass roots dirt track racing. The pricing is what has most [...]

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California Driver’s Look To Get Back To Gold Cup Victory Lane

CHICO, CA (8-30-16) – With the Gold Cup Race of Champions just a week away, the West Coast race teams are preparing to do battle with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car regulars once again. Last year the Outlaws were victorious, with Fargo, North Dakota driver Donny Schatz picking up his 2nd career Gold Cup Saturday night win. The previous five years though it was California born drivers picking up the Gold Cup Wins. The West Coast has produced some [...]

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Champions Crowned at Chico

CHICO, CA (8-26-16) – Five drivers were crowned champions at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico on Friday night. Sean Becker wrapped up his sixth track championship and fifth in a row in the 410 winged sprint car division. Becker once again had a stellar year driving the Menne Motorsports/Cherry St. Mini Storage #75 to three wins and numerous top five finishes. While Becker won the season long battle it was Bud Kaeding who shined during the nights racing action. Kaeding marched [...]

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Northern Sport Modifieds Added to Friday and Saturday of Gold Cup

CHICO, CA (8-25-16) – The Northern Sport Modifieds have been added to the Friday and Saturday night racing at the upcoming 63rd Gold Cup Race of Champions. The sport mods will join the World of Outlaw sprint cars for a twin billing of close and intense dirt track racing. The sport mods will run two complete individual shows with Saturday night�s main event winner pocketing $500. This is a non IMCA sanctioned event but the track will honor IMCA member [...]

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Gold Cup Goes Wild

CHICO, CA (8-24-16) – The upcoming 63rd Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions at the Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico just got a little “wilder.” For the first time in four years, fan favorite Jac Haudenschild of Wooster, OH will compete at the Gold Cup Race of Champions starting with the Civil War Series on Wednesday night September 7 and the World of Outlaws on September 9 and 10. Haudenschild will drive the potent Silva Motorsports, Finely Farms, Abreu Vineyard, [...]

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Final Point Race of Season This Friday Night

CHICO, CA (8-21-16) – And then there was one. The final Friday night Chuck Patterson Dodge Friday night point championship is upon us. Five track champions will be crowned once the final checkered flag is waived. Numerous story lines are on display and it will be interesting to watch them play out in front of our eyes this Friday night, August 26th. Most of the main event winners during this night will win the coveted 6ft. tall Pepsi trophy. Point [...]

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Hirst is Hungry Like a Wolf

CHICO, CA (8-19-16) – It’s been a dream like season for Paradise resident Kyle Hirst. Numerous meaningful victories in 2016 have brought Hirst into the spotlight and currently recognized as the top 410 winged sprint car driver in California. Tonight Hirst continued his dominance of important sprint car races in 2016 and won the Fourth Annual Tyler Wolf Memorial at Silver Dollar Speedway. This season at Chico alone, Hirst has won the Dave Bradway Jr. and the David Tarter Memorials. [...]

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Tyler Wolf Memorial Brings Out the Stars of Sprint Car Racing

CHICO, CA (8-15-16) – The image of Tyler Wolf standing in victory lane holding the 6ft. tall Pepsi Night trophy on August 24, 2012 is something that I will never forget. His beaming smile, the sparkle in his eyes and the humbleness he showed after winning that race will stay with me forever. No one could have predicted that just two months later he would succumb to injuries sustained during a sprint car crash at Calistoga Speedway. Wolf, just 20 [...]

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Single Day Gold Cup Tickets Go on Sale August 15th

CHICO, CA (8-11-16) – The 63rd Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions at the Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico quickly approaching. The historic race is scheduled to take place September 7-10 at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds. The four nights of consecutive racing will feature the greatest dirt track drivers in the Nation. Starting Monday, August 15th at 9:00 AM, single day tickets will go on sale. Even with single day tickets on sale, fans are still able to buy all [...]

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Tyler Walker Back To Old Form at Chico

CHICO, CA (8-5-16) – Los Angeles driver Tyler Walker thrilled the fans at Silver Dollar Speedway with a triumphant win during the 25-lap winged sprint car 360 main event on Friday night. Walker, making his first start at Chico driving the famed Tri-C #3c, was up on the wheel all night and served notice that this team could be finally gelling at the right time. Walker relentlessly pounded the top of the track and passed the likes of Sean Becker [...]

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