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Beef'N'Brew Hosts Placerville Speedway Kick-Off March 20

Come help Placerville Speedway open the year in style with the first ever season kick-off party on Tuesday March 20! Track sponsor Beef ‘N’ Brew restaurant in Diamond Springs will host the event from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.

Drivers will be on hand for autographs and a meet n greet, including World of Outlaws event promoter and racer Brad Sweet, Pure Stock driving champion Jason Palmer and last year’s Mark Forni Classic winner Justyn Cox. Placerville Speedway and Sprint Car Challenge Tour hand out schedules will be available for fans at the event. Beef ‘N’ Brew is located at 4232 Fowler Lane Diamond Springs, CA.

The following night on March 21 we then fire-off the season with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series and USAC Western States Midgets taking to the speedway. Just a few nights later on Saturday March 24 the opening Red Hawk Casino championship point race will also take place.

The Placerville Speedway is located on the beautiful El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville, California. Take Hwy US-50 to Forni Road/Placerville Drive exit. Then go north on Placerville Drive to the Fairgrounds. The physical address is 100 Placerville Dr., Placerville, CA 95667. For more information on the Placerville Speedway log onto

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The Placerville Speedway is operated by Russell Motorsports Incorporated, which can be reached at the track business office by calling 530-344-7592. Contact Kami Arnold or Scott Russell directly for 2018 sponsorship opportunities at the office.

Upcoming events at Placerville Speedway:

Tuesday March 20: Season kick-off party at Beef N Brew in Diamond Springs from 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Wednesday March 21: Brad Sweet’s Placerville Short Track Outlaw Showdown- World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series, USAC Western States Midgets

Saturday March 24: Student Night/ Championship Opener- Thompson’s Auto Group Winged 360 Sprint Cars, Ltd. Late Models, Pure Stocks, Dwarf Cars

Saturday March 31: Sprint Car Challenge Tour presented by Elk Grove Ford and Abreu Vineyards, BCRA Midget Lites


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