Placerville Speedway opens online auditions for National Anthem Performers

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PLACERVILLE, CA – Placerville Speedway is home to talented drivers in all of it’s divisions each and every week. Now, the 49-year-old dirt track at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds is opening the opportunity for area vocalists and musicians to showcase their talents by performing the National Anthem for select events during the 2014 Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort Championship Season.anthem pic

By performing the National Anthem during a Placerville Speedway event, you will be sharing your talents before thousands of supportive

Red hot Rico Abreu blazes to victory with the King of the West Series at Placerville Speedway; Armstrong wins Vintage

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By Gary Thomas & Bill Sullivan

PLACERVILLE, CA - When you’re hot, you’re hot and Rutherford’s Rico Abreu has started out 2014 like a blazing inferno. The 22-year-old in his fourth year of Sprint Car racing has began the year as well as anybody across the country and continued his stellar start before a record crowd at the Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort sponsored Placerville Speedway on Saturday, by racing

King of the West brings national hotshoe Rico Abreu to Placerville Saturday Night

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One of the hottest drivers in the country is set to join the King of the West 410’s on Saturday, with that being the always entertaining Rico Abreu. The Rutherford resident has captured a number of major wins this season, including those with the World of Outlaws, the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour and most recently last weekend a two-night sweep of the USAC National Midget sanctioned Kokomo Grand Prix.

The 22-year-old has quickly moved up

Placerville Speedway hosts the King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series in the “Hoosier Tires Gold Country Shootout” this Saturday

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PLACERVILLE, CA– After opening the season last weekend the King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series will be right back at it this Saturday at the always action packed Placerville Speedway for the “Hoosier Tires Gold Country Shootout.”

This Saturday’s event will be the second of five KWS shows this season filmed for airing by MAVTV American Real. The others include last week’s opener at

Sanders celebrates elusive win before a packed house at Placerville Speedway

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By Bill Sullivan – Placerville Speedway Media

PLACERVILLE, CA (4-12-14)–  The grandstands were packed once again at Placerville Speedway Saturday night for the second Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort Championship event of the season presented by Hoosier Racing Tires, Coors Light and the Mountain Democrat. Four divisions were on tap for the event that brought four new faces to victory lane, celebrating their first successes of the fresh season.

In the Sprint Car Division, Prunedale’s Justin Sanders drove

Four divisions on tap for second championship point race Saturday

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PLACERVILLE, CA – After last week’s capacity crowd in the grandstands and packed pit area, Placerville Speedway is geared up for another big night of championship point racing this Saturday night with four divisions competing in the second Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort event of the season. Winged Sprint Cars will return this week along with the firebreathing Late Model stock cars, Pure Stocks and the visiting Midget Lites of the Bay Cities Racing Association (BCRA).

In the Sprint

Forsberg wins before capacity crowd for Placerville Speedway’s Jackson Ranchera Casino Championship Opener

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PLACERVILLE, CA –   The new racing season opened in big way Saturday night at Placerville Speedway located on the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. A standing room only crowd packed the grandstands and one of the largest car counts for a weekly point race in recent history filled every available space in the pit area to build a spectacular night of championship racing and a warm welcome to the 2014 Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort Championship season

New Racing Season Opens this Saturday in Placerville

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PLACERVILLE, CA –  The long awaited winter break as come to a close and the 2014 racing season is set to begin in El Dorado County this Saturday night, April 5. It’s the opening of the new Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort – Hoosier Racing Tires Championship season presented by The Mountain Democrat and Coors Light at the quarter-mile clay oval that has been in operation since 1965.

The front gates to Placerville Speedway will open at 5 p.m. on Saturday night

Select 2014 Placerville Speedway events will benefit Boys and Girls Club of EDC

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PLACERVILLE, CA –  As the 2014 racing season approaches the green flag, Placerville Speedway is gearing up for a muchanticipated championship season ahead. Adding to the already action packed Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort Championship schedule, the 48 year old quarter-mile dirt track has announced that several events in the months to come will benefit a popular local charity.

The Boys and Girls Club of El Dorado County has been named as the charitable organization of choice

Placerville Speedway gears up for fully loaded 2014 racing season

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ForsbergkidsPLACERVILLE, CA –  Placerville Speedway has officially announced the schedule for its upcoming racing season at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. The 2014 Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort championship season is set to begin on Saturday, April 5 as the 48 year old dirt track on the El Dorado County Fairgrounds launches a season that is packed with events nearly every weekend into September.

As Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort steps in to fill the title sponsorship role this season, the


An exciting 2014 at Placerville Speedway is set to kick off on Saturday, April 5th. See Full Schedule

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