Hirst Wins Tribute to Gary Patterson at Chico

HRP Photo of Steve Cox Complete Results: 410 Sprints | Qualifying | Wingless Sprints CHICO, CA (7-25-09) – On Saturday night Silver Dollar Speedway remembered the late, great Gary Patterson with the 26th annual race in his honor. Patterson was born in Whittier, CA but spent most of his life calling Sacramento home. In this area Patterson is revered as a true Outlaw racer, picking and choosing his races while not chasing any sort of a point championship. His son Jimmy said, “My dad was a purse [...]

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Walker Scores Seventh Win of Year

HRP Photo of Steve Cox Complete Results: 410 Sprints | Qualifying | Street Stocks CHICO, CA (7-24-09) – Los Angeles driver Tyler Walker thrilled the crowdat Silver Dollar Speedway with a hard fought win Friday night. Walker’swin now gives him seven wins on the year during the King of CaliforniaGolden State Challenge Series in 2009. That puts him one short of tyingthe all-time record at eight held by Tim Kaeding. It also markedWalker’s 12th career win in the King of California placing him in a tiewith Jason [...]

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Wingless Bonus Money

CHICO, CA (7-23-09) – Handy Racing Promotions announced today that there would be an extra $1,000 in purse money added to Saturday night’s Wingless main event at Silver Dollar Speedway. On July 25, the wingless drivers will have a rare opportunity to race on a Saturday night at the speedway in conjunction with the King of California Sprint Cars. This extra money will be awarded throughout the field accordingly. It is a great chance for our top driver and traveling [...]

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Golden State Challenge 410 Sprint Car Series heads for double-header weekend at Silver Dollar Speedway with 26th annual Tribute to Gary Patterson on tap this Saturday

CHICO, CA (7-21-09) – With just five races remaining in the 2009 Golden State Challenge Series season the extremely close fight for the King of California title will resume during an exciting two-night show at the Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico this Friday and Saturday July 24 and 25. The weekend as a whole will feature bonus money being put up by David Vodden and Thunder Hill Raceway Park with $900 being awarded to the driver who scores the most points [...]

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Fourth Win of Year for Allard at Chico

Complete Results: 410 Sprints | Qualifying | Wingless Sprints | Street Stocks CHICO, CA (7-17-09) – Chico’s Jonathan Allard returned to a familiar spot Friday night at the Silver Dollar Speedway, victory lane. Allard led all 25-laps in wining his fourth main event of the year during the Friday night Feather Falls Casino point championship series. Allard will receive a handsome $2,000 for his win and also picked up a gallon of DIRT SOLUTION, an alternative to baby oil in keeping cars cleaner on the dirt tracks. “It’s [...]

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The Heat Is On

CHICO, CA (7-14-09) – As the weather heats up in Chico so does the racing at the ASA Sanctioned Silver Dollar Speedway. This Friday night, July 17, point race number 14 during the Feather Falls Casino championship series continues with three divisions. The night is sponsored by Care Free Pools of Chico and they will help offer $2,000 to win for the 410 sprint car series. Adding to the night is the annual Dash For Tools in the wingless sprint [...]

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McMahan Gets First Win at Chico in 13 Years

HRP Photo by Steve Cox Complete Results: 410 Sprints | Qualifying | Wingless Sprints | Dirt Modifieds CHICO, CA (7-10-09) – Friday night the fans at Silver Dollar Speedway saw something that took 13-years in the making and it left a lot of people very happy. Bobby McMahan led all 25-laps to win his 11th career main event at Silver Dollar Speedway and his first in 2009. More importantly though, it was his first winged sprint car main event win at Chico since 1996, some 13 years ago. “The [...]

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Friday Night Heats Up With Three Divisions at Chico

CHICO, CA (7-7-09) – The ASA Sanctioned Silver Dollar Speedway will host point race #13 this Friday, July 10. Three divisions will host the Feather Falls Casino sponsored speedway. The 410 winged sprint, dirt modifieds and wingless sprints are set to entertain fans with close racing. Withrow’s Motorsports and JP’s Paint and Auto Body are the marketing partner for the night. Both locally owned businesses are amazing friends of the speedway and huge supporters of dirt track racing. Friday night’s racing [...]

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Bud Kaeding Wins at Chico

Complete Results: 410 Sprints | Qualifying | Dwarf Cars CHICO, CA (7-4-09) – It was an emotional night for Bud Kaeding in victory lane at Chico. Not only were we as fans were celebrating America’s Independence on July 4th but also for Kaeding he was celebrating something that had eluded him for many years, a visit into victory lane at Silver Dollar Speedway. Kaeding’ last win came in October of 1997. The following March is when Kaeding suffered a terrible accident during the Mini Gold Cup. [...]

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87 Career Wins and Counting for Kaeding

Complete Results: 410 Sprints | Qualifying | Wingless Sprints | Street Stocks CHICO, CA (7-3-09) – Brent Kaeding added another win to his victory total at Silver Dollar Speedway Friday night. Kaeding now has 87 career sprint car main event wins, 36 more than his nearest challenger in all-time wins, Tim Kaeding. It was never easy for the Hall of Fame inductee Kaeding, who held off a charging Jonathan Allard for most of the race. “It was fast and treacherous out here tonight,” said Kaeding in victory lane. [...]

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