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USAC MIDGET DRIVERS SET 26 NEW TRACK RECORDS LAST YEAR
As a frontrunner, when all is said and done at the end of a long season, the most important things in the stat book are wins and championships. Those two things pay the bills and get the most pub from fans and scribes such as myself. However, when a driver sets a new track record while winning or setting fast qualifying time, that puts the proverbial icing on the cherry, so you could say, for the ultimate dominant performance. Several of the top combatants from the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midget circuit own records themselves at tracks big and small, from east to west and everywhere in between.
Thompson’s Family of Dealerships continues relationship with Placerville Speedway
One of the familiar partnerships in Northern California racing over the years has involved the Thompson's Family of Dealerships support of Placerville Speedway, which continues this season with the company returning as a sponsor of the quarter-mile clay oval. [...]
ADCO Driveline Returns to Placerville Speedway
The Placerville Speedway is proud to welcome back ADCO Driveline and Custom Exhaust as official fast time sponsor of the Winged 360 Sprint Car division for the upcoming 2020 season. [...]
2020 Placerville Speedway Schedule Released
The final details have been inked on the 2020 Placerville Speedway schedule with confirmation of dates for the second annual Hangtown 100, which morphs into a three-night showcase at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. [...]
Folsom drivers honor their lost friend with victory in Donnie Tilford Tribute race in Placerville - Folsom Telegraph
PLACERVILLE, CA - Two Folsom residents took home big wins Saturday night at Placerville Speedway that paid tribute to the late Donnie Tilford, a resident of Folsom who was influential in the careers of many drivers during his life, which was cut short ...
Local motor notes: Driver Andy Forsberg sticking with Confederate flag car design - Sacramento Bee
For the first time since the recent controversy over the Confederate battle flag began, Auburn's Andy Forsberg brought out his bright orange sprint car dubbed "General Lee" and raced last Saturday at the Placerville Speedway. The 360-cubic-inch sprint ...
Kyle Hirst, Michael Faccinto score Saturday night racing wins - Fresno Bee
Kyle Hirst raced to his third straight King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series victory in the Fresno-based Roth Motorsports car, winning Saturday night at Placerville Speedway. Chico's Hirst led start to finish in the 30-lap race on the quarter-mile ...
Young sprint car racers chasing pro dreams - Fresno Bee
Lemoore's Carson Macedo has emerged as one of the top young sprint car drivers in California. He led the King of the West points standings heading into a race Saturday at Placerville Speedway. COLLIN MARKLE COLLIN MARKLE PHOTOGRAPHY.
Auburn's Ray Trimble scores first win of the year at the Placerville Speedway - Auburn Journal
PLACERVILLE - Auburn resident Ray Trimble drove to multiple victories at Placerville Speedway Saturday evening as he contended for the track championship. This year, Trimble is once again in the hunt for the Domco Plumbing Limited Late Model division ...
King of the West invades Placerville - Mountain Democrat
Lemoore's Carson Macedo leads a hot and heavy King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series point battle into the always action-packed Placerville Speedway tomorrow night. The Bullring Nationals had been held in 2011 and '12 as an ASCS-sanctioned event, ...
Folsom's Dominic Stone earns first career victory in Placerville Speedway's July Fourth Spectacular - Folsom Telegraph
PLACERVILLE, CA (6-27-15) - For several years, Folsom resident Dominic Stone has been involved in auto racing at Placerville Speedway in many ways, including sponsorship of the track and many competitors through his local company, Domco Plumbing, ...
Placerville Speedway still revving after all these years - Sacramento Bee
Handy said there are many racing families that call Placerville Speedway their home track, and there are quite a few four-generation families who put race cars on trailers and haul them to the pits just north of the animal barns on the fairgrounds ...
Third points race - Mountain Democrat
Racing continues tomorrow night at Placerville Speedway with four divisions converging at the quarter-mile bullring for the third championship points race of the season. Saturday's race card includes the Winged Sprint Car division along with the Late ...
Folsom's Tilford drives from 20th place to win Pure Stock Race - Folsom Telegraph
PLACERVILLE, CA (5-2-15) - Folsom resident Jon Tilford accomplished a feat that is a rarity at Placerville Speedway located on the El Dorado County Fairgrounds this Saturday night. Tilford drove from a 20th-place starting position to finish first in ...