Red Hawk Casino to open 2015 Placerville Speedway Season with Free Shuttle Service

031613-01-300x187PLACERVILLE, CA (3-1-15) – The much anticipated 2015 racing season at Placerville Speedway will open in grand fashion next month with two very high profile events kicking off the 50th Anniversary Red Hawk Casino Championship Season presented by Thompson's Auto Group, Hoosier Racing Tires and Coors Light.

With such a grand opening comes added seating and an expected abundance of traffic and Red Hawk Casino has partnered with Placerville Speedway to help race fans avoid traffic congestion and parking worries. For these upcoming events, race fans are welcomed to grab a seat on one of the Red Hawk Casino complimentary shuttles to the speedway.

Beginning on April 4th as well as the April 8th World of Outlaws event, Red Hawk Casino will provide an exclusive shuttle service to and from Placerville Speedway throughout the late afternoon and evening. This pilot service will allow race fans to either park at the Casino, just off Highway 50 and take advantage of this complimentary service that will bus fans right to the entry gates of Placerville Speedway to enjoy these big nights of racing.

The first shuttle on each of these race days will depart Red Hawk Casino at 4:30p.m. and the final shuttle service back to the casino parking garage will take place at midnight. This unique partnership comes as part of Red Hawk Casino's title sponsorship of 50th Anniversary Racing season and will assist race fans in avoiding traffic snarls on these highly anticipated race nights. Parking at the Casino will be no charge and with a 24 hour operation, race fans are welcome to enjoy the amenities of Red Hawk Casino after the evening of racing in the form of dining, gaming and live entertainment.

Those wishing to ride the Red Hawk Casino Placerville Speedway shuttle service will find the pick up location in the main entry and valet area of the Casino. Return shuttle pick up later in the evening will take place just outside of the main grandstand entry at Placerville Speedway. On race days, both locations will clearly be marked with Red Hawk Casino – Placerville Speedway signage to make using this free service simple for race fans.

Placerville Speedway is proud to partner with Red Hawk Casino for the upcoming 50th Anniversary Season. The quarter-mile clay oval roars into action Saturday night April 4 with the King of the West Sprint Cars,joined by the Midget Lites of Bay Cities Racing Association.

Tickets for this event will be available at the gate on race day. Adult tickets will be $22 for Adults, Seniors and Juniors are $15 and Children are $6.

Just four days following the opener, comes Placerville Speedway's long awaited return of the National STP World of Outlaw Sprint Car Series on Wednesday, April 8. This event brings the top sprint car drivers from all parts of the world to El Dorado County for the first time since 1992 for the Brad Sweet Presents Short Track Outlaw Showdown.

Reserved grandstand seating for this great event is currently selling fast online exclusively at An additional 1000 seats will be added prior to the season opener off turn four for these two events which will be first come first serve, general admission. Ticket prices to the speedway on both nights does not include the $6 parking fee per car to the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. Ticket pricing for all Placerville Speedway events, including the weekly championship series that begins April 11 and more, please visit the track website at

Join over 5000 friends of Placerville Speedway on Facebook, where you can interact with fellow fans, drivers and staff. You can also find Placerville Speedway on twitter for schedule updates at @pvllspeedway. While Placerville Speedway invites you to participate in all of our social networking, remember that the best social network is at the track with the greatest fans and drivers in Northern California. See you at the track!


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