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Thompson’s Family of Dealerships continues relationship with Placerville Speedway

Placerville, CA – February 26, 2019…One of the familiar partnerships in Northern California motorsports over the years has been the Thompson’s Family of Dealerships and Placerville Speedway, which continues this season with the company returning as a sponsor of the quarter-mile.

In addition to being a weekly partner Thompson’s Family of Dealerships is also back as title sponsor of the Winged 360 Sprint Car division at Placerville Speedway.

“We are definitely excited to have Thompson’s Family of Dealerships continue their long-standing support of Placerville Speedway”, said Russell Motorsports Inc. President Scott Russell. “Our history with Thompsons actually goes back to 2001 when I started racing Sprint Cars. Having them back as title sponsor of the Winged Sprint Cars is an important thing for the speedway and we couldn’t be happier. Our goal is to continue making Placerville a destination for fans and teams on Saturday nights.”

Thompson’s Family of Dealerships Executive General Manager Jeff Thompson is a lifelong fan of racing and is pleased to continue the company’s relationship with Placerville Speedway, saying, “Growing up, both my mom and dad raced every weekend, so motorsports has always been