Wayne Johnson’s Bucket List Includes The Trophy Cup

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Posted: July 15, 2019
Ron Rodda
By: Ron Rodda

Wayne Johnson and car owners Todd and Kelly Carlile changed their approach to their race schedule this year. They created a bucket list of events they most wanted to race. At the top of the list is the Trophy Cup. This week their entry became official and Johnson is the 103rd car to enter the Abreu Vineyards 26th Annual Trophy Cup Presented by Rudeen Racing.

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Shane Golobic Wins Both Sprint Car and Midget features at Placerville Speedway!

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Posted: June 3, 2019
Gary Thomas
By: Gary Thomas

An exciting night of racing at the Placerville Speedway on Saturday saw Fremont, California’s Shane Golobic claim victory in both the POWRi-BCRA Midget League main event and the Thompson’s Family of Dealerships Winged 360 Sprint Car feature to cap the evening.

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Trophy Cup Adjusts Title, Prepares Entry Forms

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Posted: April 23, 2019
Ron Rodda
By: Ron Rodda

A minor change in the full title of the Trophy Cup has been made. The event is now officially known as the Abreu Vineyards 26th Annual Trophy Cup Presented By Rudeen Racing.

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Placerville Speedway Results April 20, 2019

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Posted: April 21, 2019
Gary Thomas
By: Gary Thomas

Placerville, CA – April 20, 2019 A wild main event on Saturday night at the Placerville Speedway saw three different leaders and numerous charges through the field, but in the end it was veteran Sean Becker who stood in victory lane after claiming his 24th career Winged 360 Sprint Car victory at the track. Also sharing victory lane at championship point race number two were Ray Trimble with the Ltd. Late Models, Nick Baldwin with the Jay’s Mobile Welding & Fabricating Pure Stocks, Chance Crum with the BCRA Midget Lites and Ken Retzloff with the Vintage Hard Tops. A total of 73 cars filled the pit area during the Easter weekend spectacular.

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Placerville Speedway Hosts Championship Point Race Number Two

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Posted: April 18, 2019
Gary Thomas
By: Gary Thomas

Placerville Speedway Hosts Championship Point Race Number Two This Saturday April 20th. Hitting the track for point race number two will be the Thompson’s Family of Dealerships Winged 360 Sprint Cars, Ltd. Late Models, the Jay’s Mobile Welding & Fabricating Pure Stocks, BCRA Midget Lites and Vintage Hard Tops. It’s sure to be another great evening of Saturday night dirt track racing that always offers fun for the whole family at Placerville Speedway.

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The History of the Trophy Cup

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Posted: February 28, 2019
Ron Rodda
By: Ron Rodda
History Of The Trophy Cub Sprint Car Race In 1994 Dave Pusateri, the owner of Trophy City in San Jose CA, came up with the idea of a race that featured a main event that was fully inverted, putting th

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Trophy Cup Observations

Posted: February 17, 2019
Ron Rodda
By: Ron Rodda
by Ron Rodda October 24, 2017 LINCOLN, Calif. – Here are a few observations from the 24th annual Trophy Cup, held last weekend at Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, Calif. Format – Any format that re

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Welcome to the 2019 Trophy Cup

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Ron Rodda
By: Ron Rodda
2019 Trophy Cup Receives Adjusted Title by Ron Rodda When the 26th Annual Trophy Cup takes place at Tulare’s Thunderbowl Raceway on October 17-19 this year, a slightly modified name will be used. Th

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The Gearhead Tour

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Posted: February 1, 2019
George Oberle
By: George Oberle
Nitro & Methanol = Gearhead Heaven! The promoter of the Trophy Cup, David Pusateri is a good friend. We have coffee every morning with a bunch of other knuckleheads (Uh. . .I mean Gearheads) in W

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