Newly crowned California Champions highlight many Gold Cup locals

HRP Photo of Steve La Mothe CHICO, CA (9-6-09) – The 56th annual Gold Cup Race of Champions is less than a week away and the entry list for this $50,000 fall classic has a number of storylines within it. While the World of Outlaws will bring national recognition to Handy Racing Promotions’ Silver Dollar Speedway, California is due to be well represented as well. As the annual Gold Cup Race of Champions takes place at the conclusion of many weekly tracks [...]

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California Drivers Chase Gold

HRP Photo of Steve Cox CHICO, CA (9-4-09) – Twenty gold lacquered cups have been given away at the annual Gold Cup Race of Champions event at Silver Dollar Speedway since the last California driver won this huge event. This week, when the 56th Gold Cup is held at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds in Chico, a number of Golden State residents rank high on the list of potential winners. The event gets underway this Wednesday September 9 with the Winged Civil [...]

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Gold Cup Fantastic Finishes event on the big screen added to activities

HRP Photo of Steve La Mothe CHICO, CA (9-3-09) – The Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions is known historically as the fastest four days of sprint car racing in California. The high dollar event is also known for it’s many activities that surround the competition on the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds in Chico, California. This year, the 56th Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions will add a brand new post-race event to his list of activities that is sure to draw a [...]

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Field filling fast for Gold Cup Wingless Sprint Car Wednesday event

HRP Photo of Steve La Mothe CHICO, CA (9-3-09) – There is a buzz in air of the Northern California sprint car racing population as the four fastest days of racing is rapidly approaching with next week’s 56th Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico. The event spans September 9 through 12th and begins with a select group of Wingless racing stars that will join the Wednesday night program that also features the Hoosier Racing Tires [...]

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Civil War Series “Pacific Sprint Cup” will kick off 56th Gold Cup

HRP Photo of Steve La Mothe CHICO, CA (9-3-09) – Every race that the Hoosier Racing Tires Civil War Sprint Car Series presents during the year is always spectacular. On Wednesday, September 9 that is sure to be the case once again as series will open the 56th Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions with the annual “Pacfic Sprint Cup Invitational.” This special Wednesday night event will feature the top 32 drivers in the Civil War Series standings in the highest paying [...]

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56th Gold Cup Race in Chico

HRP Photo of Steve Cox CHICO, CA (9-1-09) – The high-speed excitement of World of Outlaw winged sprint cars comes to Silver Dollar Speedway next week with the 56th running of the Gold Cup Race or Champions. Nearly 100 drivers are expected for this prestigious short track event on the � mile clay oval at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds in Chico. The California Sprint Car Civil Way series will kick things off on Wednesday night September 9, followed by national World [...]

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More Seating Available at Gold Cup

CHICO, CA (8-24-09) – Handy Racing Promotions announced today that there will be an additional 1,000 seats in the pit area for this years 56th Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions. These pit seats will be in addition to the normal seating brought in for the Gold Cup. These new seats will be placed in turn two along the push off area in the pits. The bleacher seats will be similar to the ones that are brought in and placed [...]

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Another Golden Memory for Meyers at Silver Dollar Speedway: Wins Finale of Mini Gold Cup

HRP Photo by Donna Peter Complete Results: 410 Sprints | Qualifying CHICO, CA (3-14-09) – Ever since it was announced last September during the annual Gold Cup Race of Champions that the World of Outlaws would sanction the Mini Gold Cup at Silver Dollar Speedway in 2009 for the first time since 1992, Jason Meyers had been counting the days until the series returned to the always racy �-mile in his home state of California. After all, he was the defending winner of the race [...]

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