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Placerville Speedway Cancels Saturday For Wet Weather

This Saturday’s Event at Placerville Speedway Canceled Due to Major Storm

-Placerville, CA – April 6, 2018…This Saturday’s event at the Placerville Speedway has been canceled due to the major pineapple express storm that is bringing immense rain to Northern California this weekend. The opening Red Hawk Casino championship point race is now scheduled to take place on Saturday April 21. The night of competition will also double as the 15th annual Tribute to Al Hinds. The Thompson’s Auto Group Winged 360 Sprint Cars, Ltd. Late Models, Pure Stocks, Midget Lites and Vintage Hardtops will be on hand.

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

The Placerville Speedway would like to thank all of its partners for their support this season including Red Hawk Casino, Hoosier Racing Tires, Coors Light, Thompson’s Auto Group, Absolute Auto Glass, ADCO Driveline and Custom Exhaust, Bear Republic Brewing, Beef’N’Brew, Capital Ace Hardware, Carol Russell Bookkeeping Service, Chris Kenner Racing Specialties/ Security Race Products, Campora Propane, Davies Family Inn, High Sierra Industries, Poor Reds BBQ, Les Schwab Tires, the Paint Spot, Riebies Auto Parts, Shadow Ridge Ranch, The Critter Getter, Mountain Democrat, Union Mortgage and Windfall Media.

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Upcoming events at Placerville Speedway: Saturday April 21: Winged 360 Sprint Cars, Ltd. Late Models, Pure Stocks, Midget Lites, Vintage Hardtops | 15th Annual Tribute to Al Hinds Saturday April 28: C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour, Pure Stocks, Mini Trucks, Dwarf Cars | Special Olympics- Denali Night presented by Thompson’s Buick/ GMC Dealership Saturday May 5: Winged 360 Sprint Cars, Ltd. Late Models, Pure Stocks, Midget Lites | Law Enforcement - Big Trophy Night