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Event registration open for the Elk Grove Ford Hangtown 100 at Placerville Speedway
With the second annual Elk Grove Ford "Hangtown 100" coming up in November at Placerville Speedway we are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the much-anticipated show. [...]
Tanner Carrick Clean Sweeps Saturday Night to Claim First Career Placerville Speedway Victory
Tanner Carrick would prove to be the dominant car on Saturday night at Placerville Speedway as he would clean sweep the night of action and claim his first career win at the speedway. [...]
Second annual Hangtown 100 confirmed for November 19-21 at Placerville Speedway
The officials of Placerville Speedway and Matt Wood Racing are excited to announce the second annual Elk Grove Ford "Hangtown 100" will run as scheduled on Thursday-Saturday November 19th, 20th and 21st. [...]
USAC MIDGET SPECIAL EVENT ADDED AT MERCED NOV. 25
A non-points special event for the USAC NOS Energy Drink National Midgets has been added to the schedule to close out the 2020 season at California's Merced Speedway on Wednesday night, November 25.
REMAINDER OF USAC'S NATIONAL SCHEDULE IS SET
The remainder of USAC's 2020 National schedule has been set for the months of September, October and November with 5 Sprint Car, 10 Midget and 2 Silver Crown events on the calendar with several marquee races and three championships to be decided.
Placerville Speedway returns to action this Saturday night
Following an extended break the always exciting Placerville Speedway returns to life this Saturday September 19th with the first event in over one month taking place. [...]
Upcoming events at Placerville Speedway
To avoid any confusion on the upcoming schedule, here are the next two events occurring at Placerville Speedway and the divisions taking part- [...]
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 ...