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Ron Rodda is a contributor to Hoseheads Sprint Car News and Speed Sport News.
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Trophy Cup Points and Payout for A-Main

Posted: October 21, 2019   By: Ron Rodda

The 24 cars that race the Saturday main event are automatically the top 24 in points and therefore are part of the point fund. Ties are broken by qualifying time on their better of the two preliminary nights. The 15 point margin that Rico Abreu had over Shane Golobic is one of the largest in Trophy Cup history.

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Rico Abreu Sweeps Trophy Cup
by: Ron Rodda

2019 Trophy Cup Winners
Posted: October 20, 2019   By: Ron Rodda
by Ron Rodda (Tulare, CA – 19 Oct) Rico Abreu did it all at the Trophy Cup when he won the Saturday night 50 lap main event along with the event championship, earning $26,000 for the three days

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Another Abreu Cup Win!
by: Ron Rodda

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Posted: October 19, 2019   By: Ron Rodda

Night two of the Abreu Vineyards 26th Annual Trophy Cup Presented by Rudeen Racing offered a 2nd $29,630 purse with $4000 to the winner. Friday’s 30 lap main was won by Rico Abreu, becoming the first to win two preliminary mains.

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Abreu Takes Cup Opener
by: Ron Rodda

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Posted: October 18, 2019   By: Ron Rodda
by: Ron Rodda Tulare, CA…The Abreu Vineyards 26thth Annual Trophy Cup Presented by Rudeen Racing opened the 3 day event at Tulare Thunderbowl Raceway on Thursday and Rico Abreu captured the 30 lap

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From The Grandstand by Ron Rodda

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Posted: October 17, 2019   By: Ron Rodda
by Ron Rodda (Lincoln, CA – October 16) The post-season series of winged 360 sprint specials reached the 4-weekend stage with this week climbing the pinnacle with the 26th Annual Trophy Cup. &nb

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Marrying An Outlaw!

Brad Sweet
Posted: October 15, 2019   By: Ron Rodda
by Ron Rodda (LINCOLN, Calif.) Rachel Jacobs was not a race fan. Despite living within earshot of Placerville Speedway, she did not have any interest in racing. Yet it was through the races that Jacob

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Living a “Sweet” Life!

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Posted: September 25, 2019   By: Ron Rodda

When Brad Sweet decided to come back west in 2007 to race Winged Sprint Cars it proved to be a game changer. He grew up on 360 spinters and was very passionate about that form of dirt track racing.

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Defending Trophy Cup Winner Jac Haudenschild Will be Back to Defend His Crown

Jac Haudenchild
Posted: September 18, 2019   By: Ron Rodda

The defending champion of the richest race in winged 360 sprint car history will be back to defend his title. Jac Haudenschild, the defending winner of the Trophy Cup at Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, Calif., will be back to try and win the race again.

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Aaron Reutzel to Compete in the 2019 Trophy Cup

Posted: September 12, 2019   By: Ron Rodda

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions point leader Aaron Reutzel has confirmed his entry for the 26th annual Trophy Cup, set for Oct. 17-19 at Thunderbowl Raceway.

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Paul McMahan Secures a Ride For The Trophy Cup

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Posted: September 6, 2019   By: Ron Rodda

Paul McMahan has secured a ride to compete in the 26th annual Trophy Cup race at California’s Thunderbowl Raceway next month. Alan Bradway and Steve Tuccilli have named McMahan as the driver of their No. X1 winged 360 sprint car.

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