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Shawn Jones Sweeps Both Nights of Gold Cup Action

66SHARESShareTweet Shawn Jones Sweeps Both Nights of Gold Cup Action By: Troy Hennig (Chico, CA 9/8/18)…Shawn Jones double-dipped at the 65th Gold Cup Race of Champions. Jones won both the Friday and Saturday night Dwarf Car main events in front of a [...]

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Rico Abreu Wins $15,000 in Gold Cup Thriller

58SHARESShareTweet Rico Abreu Pockets $15,000 in Gold Cup Thriller CHICO, CA – September 8, 2018 – Rico Abreu went from third to first to lead Lap 26 and never looked back, securing his second Gold Cup title in a slide job [...]

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Saturday Night Gold Cup Finale

37SHARESShareTweet Final night of the 65th Gold Cup Race of Champions! Will California drivers dominate again on night #2? Will an Outlaw steal the Gold Cup and win tonight? Only way to find out is come out and buy a [...]

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USAC/CRA Sprint Car Results

29SHARESShareTweet AMSOIL USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: September 6, 2018 – Chico, California – Silver Dollar Speedway – “Gold Cup Race of Champions / Bullet Impressions California Sprint Week” WOODLAND AUTO DISPLAY QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Damion Gardner, 4, Alexander-13.865; 2. Chris [...]

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Eliason Wins Platinum Cup

30SHARESShareTweet Cory Eliason Wins Inaugural Platinum Cup BY: Troy Hennig (Chico, CA) 9/6/18…Kingsburg sprint car driver Cory Eliason piloted the McCollochs RV Repair No. 17 to the win during the 30-lap Platinum Cup main event Thursday night at Silver Dollar Speedway. Eliason [...]

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Larson joins Platinum Cup Race Tonight

44SHARESShareTweet Kyle Larson leads 46 drivers into the Platinum Cup tonight.  24 Amsoil USAC/CRA sprint cars are also on hand.  We also want to thank Larson for meeting the fans of Silver Dollar Speedway when we opened the front gate [...]

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Tim Kaeding Wins Civil War Show

44SHARESShareTweet (PETERSEN MEDIA- Chico, CA, )- Wednesday night in Chico, CA, Tim Kaeding bested a stout field of 46 Civil War Series pres. by Flowmaster entries to score gold during the opening night of the 2018 Gold Cup Race of [...]

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Gold Cup Night #1

29SHARESShareTweet 46 Civil War cars and 19 C&H Veteran Hunt wingless spec sprints. Pits are loaded with cars and talent! Night one Gold Cup.

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WELCOME TO GOLD CUP!! SEPTEMBER 5TH-8TH

44SHARESShareTweet Welcome race fans! The administration office is closed until Labor Day, Monday 9/3 at 9am onsite at Silver Dollar Speedway, located at The Silver Dollar Fairgrounds in Chico, CA. The office is open 9-4 Monday through Saturday for walk-in [...]

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Schatz and Sweet Lead Outlaws into Gold Cup

58SHARESShareTweet Press Release-For Immediate Release Nine-time series champion Donny Schatz leads the Outlaws into 65th Gold Cup Race of Champions September 7th and 8th By – Gary Thomas (Chico, CA 8-29-18…Fargo, North Dakota’s Donny Schatz will lead a pack of hungry travelers into [...]

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Locals Look to Shine at Gold Cup

51SHARESShareTweet Press Release-For Immediate Release Gold Cup Has Recently Been Sweet for Californian Drivers (Chico, CA 8-27-18) After the checkered flag is waived following 40-laps of fierce racing around the Silver Dollar Speedway during Saturday night’s 65th running of the Gold Cup, [...]

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Tanner Carrick Earns First Win; Forsberg Champion Again

58SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway For Immediate Release Tanner Carrick Earns First Win; Forsberg Champion Again (Chico, CA 8/24/18)… It was an unbelievable finish to a great first full season of running winged 360 sprint cars at Silver Dollar Speedway. Before we get to [...]

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Championship Night This Friday

29SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Championship Season Winds Down This Friday Chico, CA (Aug 22, 2018) …. Championship auto racing at Silver Dollar Speedway ends this Friday night, August 24th. The season long grind culminates with crowning four championship [...]

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Thursday Night 360 Platinum Cup

39SHARESShareTweet Press Release-For Immediate Release 360 Platinum Cup Debuts at Gold Cup (Chico, CA 8-17-18) The historical Silver Dollar Speedway will host the 65th Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions that will run September 5th – 8th of 2018. The longstanding event [...]

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Thorson Wins the Wolf

29SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tanner Thorson Wins Race in Honor of Tyler Wolf Chico, CA (Aug 17, 2018) …. Tanner Thorson had a wild 24 hours. On Thursday, Thorson raced to a 14th place finish racing in the [...]

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Chili Feed/Miss Gold Cup Bikini Contest 2018

51SHARESShareTweet Gold Cup Race of Champions For Immediate Release Currier Leads Speedway Bikini Contestants (Chico, CA 8/16/1018)…Local Marketing Specialist, Rachelle Currier leads the contestant list for the 2018 Miss Gold Cup Bikini contest to be held Friday night September 7 during the annual [...]

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Tyler Wolf Memorial This Friday Night

47SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 6th Annual Tyler Wolf Memorial This Friday Chico, CA (Aug 14, 2018) …. This Friday night, August 17th, the Silver Dollar Speedway will honor Tyler Wolf for the sixth consecutive year. At just 19 [...]

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Single Day Gold Cup Tickets and Price Rollback

58SHARESShareTweet Press Release-For Immediate Release Single Day Gold Cup Tickets and Price Rollback (Chico, CA 8-8-18) The highly anticipated time when race fans can pick and choose any combinations of Gold Cup tickets is rapidly approaching. On Wednesday August 15th beginning at [...]

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Clyde Lamar “Gold Cup” Golf Classic

44SHARESShareTweet The 32th Annual- Clyde Lamar’s “Gold Cup” Golf Classic Sponsored By: NAPA Auto Parts Friday September 07th, 2018 Bidwell Park Golf Course 3199 Golf Course Road, Chico, California Come join us for a great time at the beautiful Bidwell Park Golf Course. Trophies and [...]

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Explore Butte County Joins Gold Cup Team

51SHARESShareTweet Press Release-For Immediate Release Explore Butte County Joins Gold Cup Team (Chico, CA 8-7-18) The Silver Dollar Speedway’s marketing efforts for the 65th Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions, September 5-8, has been enhanced with a $10,000 zone marketing grant from [...]

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Silver Dollar Speedway Contract Renewed

37SHARESShareTweet (Chico, CA 8-3-18) For Immediate Release-Silver Dollar Speedway Speedway Contract Renewed Northern California Auto Racing promoter Dennis Gage has signed a 5-year renewal to operate Silver Dollar Speedway through 2023. Gage, who tookover the speedway in 2011, is approaching 8 years [...]

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Gold Cup Camping Improved

36SHARESShareTweet (Chico, CA 8-1-18) California’s short track Gold jewel, the Gold Cup Race or Champions is the just around the corner Sept. 5th to 8th 2018. The 65th Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions will feature a host of campground [...]

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Forsberg, Cooper, Lawrence and Allen all Winners

51SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway Email: thennig@sbcglobal.net Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Forsberg Wins on Kid Bike Night at Chico Chico, CA (August 3, 2018) …. Forty-two-year-old Andy Forsberg won his 54th career sprint car main event at Silver Dollar Speedway Friday night. It was [...]

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Bike Night at Silver Dollar Speedway

44SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway Email: thennig@sbcglobal.net Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Annual Kid’s Bike Night This Friday Chico, CA (July 31, 2018) …. The popular Kid’s Bike Night returns this Friday, August 3rd, to the Silver Dollar Speedway. Kids, 11 years of age and [...]

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Street Stock Drivers Please Read

37SHARESShareTweet Attention STREET STOCK drivers and car owners. There will be a meeting held this Friday, August 3rd, at 5:30 PM, near the white board area in pits, to discuss the 2019 Engine Package Rules. Thank you. Please spread the [...]

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Becker Back in Victory Lane

37SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway Email: thennig@sbcglobal.net Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sean Becker Back in Victory Lane Chico, CA (July 27, 2018) …. Sean Becker picked up his 62nd career sprint car win at Silver Dollar Speedway during Friday nights point show. Yet, it [...]

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Season Winding Down Quickly

29SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway Email: thennig@sbcglobal.net Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Season Winding Down Quickly Chico, CA (July 23, 2018) …. Just like that, in a blink of an eye, we are down to the final three championship point shows of 2018. This Friday [...]

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65th Annual Gold Cup Set For Sept 5-8

72SHARESShareTweet Press Release-For Immediate Release (Chico, CA 7-17-18) A pair of racing celebrations soon come to life with the 70th Anniversary of Silver Dollar Speedway. The historical track will host the 65th Annual Gold Cup Race of Champions will run September [...]

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New Faces Shine in Victory Lane

51SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tanner Thorson Clean Sweeps at Chico Chico, CA (July 13, 2018) …. Minden, NV driver Tanner Thorson was perfect Friday night at the Silver Dollar Speedway. Thorson earned quick time honors, won the first [...]

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Shark Returns to Chico

29SHARESShareTweet Silver Dollar Speedway Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Shark Week Starts Early This Year Chico, CA (July 10, 2018) …. Everyone’s favorite week to binge on tv is coming up. Discovery Channel’s famed Shark Week starts July 22nd and ends July 29th. [...]

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Hobby Stock Tire Rule for Chico and Marysville

58SHARESShareTweet Phone: (530) 350-7275 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hobby Stock Tire Rule for Chico and Marysville Chico, CA (July 10, 2018) – Competitors in the Hobby Stock division at both Silver Dollar Speedway and Marysville Raceway will be required to only use the Hoosier [...]

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