Schatz Gets Mini Gold Cup Win after Bad Luck for Netto

CHICO, CA (4-2-16) – DJ Netto led the Mini Gold Cup at Silver Dollar Speedway on Saturday night with five laps left when he ran out of fuel and allowed Donny Schatz, who started 14th, to capitalize on his misfortune and score his fifth World of Outlaws Craftsman� Sprint Car Series win of the season. “The guys have given me a great car every time we unload here at Chico,” Netto said. “Tonight, right out of the box we were good…the [...]

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Cody Lamar Earns First Career Win at Chico

CHICO, CA (4-1-16) – Emotion was high in victory lane Friday night at the Silver Dollar Speedway as Cody Lamar of Rio Linda won his first career sprint car main event victory at the historic track. Lamar was fresh off his win the previous Saturday night at Marysville Raceway. Lamar bested 27 other competitors in the winged 360 division who were on hand for night number one of the Mini Gold Cup. Lamar led all 25 laps to earn the [...]

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Mini Gold Cup Double Header Weekend of Racing

CHICO, CA (3-29-16) – Auto racing takes center stage this Friday and Saturday night at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds in Chico. On Friday night, April 1st, the first Chuck Patterson Dodge Point Race of the year will feature four divisions of dirt track warriors. Then on Saturday night, April 2nd, the greatest show on dirt, the World of Outlaw drivers invade the quarter-mile clay oval speedway. Friday night general admission is $17.00 for adults, $14.00 for seniors and juniors. Children ages [...]

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Willie Croft Wins Thrilling Civil War Series Season Opener

CHICO, CA (3-25-16) – As the curtain went up on the 2016 Civil War Series Presented by Flowmaster season on Friday night at the Silver Dollar Speedway, it was Roseville, CA driver, Willie Croft, celebrating in victory lane after a thrilling battle with Kyle Hirst. By way of his Dash win, Hirst would lead the field to green for the 30-lap feature event. Taking a liking to the cushion, Hirst would set an early pace as Cory Eliason, Croft, and Justin [...]

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Silver Cup On Tap This Weekend at Chico

CHICO, CA (3-1-16) – For the first time in 2016 the stars and cars of Silver Dollar Speedway will attack the world famous quarter-mile clay oval located at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds this Friday and Saturday. Friday night will feature loads of action as the 360 winged sprint cars, dirt modifieds and wingless sprints will all run a full program. Then on Saturday night, the Joe Hunt Magnetos Wingless Sprint Series regulars are joined by the All Star Modifieds and [...]

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2016 Schedule Released for Silver Dollar Speedway

CHICO, CA (1-1-16) – After a brief off season, the staff is pleased and excited to release the 2016 racing schedule. The famous quarter-mile clay oval speedway will host 31 events in 2016. The thrills and spills of dirt track auto racing at the Silver Dollar Speedway will return during the first weekend of March in 2016. The World of Outlaws, USAC, B.C.R.A, King of the West and Civil War Series are just a few of the recognizable organizations that [...]

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