Countdown to the Chico Mini Gold Cup 2009-03-07

Countdown to the Mini Gold Cup at Silver Dollar Speedway: 6 Days Concord, NC-- March 7, 2009-- The 2009 Mini Gold Cup at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico, California on March 13-14 will be sanctioned by the World of Outlaws for the first time...

Countdown to the Mini Gold Cup at Silver Dollar Speedway: 6 Days

Concord, NC-- March 7, 2009-- The 2009 Mini Gold Cup at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico, California on March 13-14 will be sanctioned by the World of Outlaws for the first time since 1992. In the nine days leading up to the two-day event that will pay $10,000 to win each night, nine different drivers currently competing with the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series that have won at Silver Dollar Speedway will be highlighted in ascending order by the number of career wins they have at the always racy ¼-mile.

The next driver to be featured will be Joey Saldana, who has three career wins at Silver Dollar Speedway. He won the 2007 Gold Cup Race of Champions which earned his Kasey Kahne Racing team $50,000. After claiming the second preliminary feature of the event he would go on to lead all 40 laps of the finale. He also was victorious in a preliminary feature during the 2003 Gold Cup.

In his career at Silver Dollar Speedway, Saldana has 13 Top-10 finishes. He competed in the Mini Gold Cup for the first time in his career last season. The second generation driver made his first start at the ¼-mile in 1996 finishing eighth. He is one of two drivers that has won in World of Outlaws action this season.

On Friday, March 13 at Silver Dollar Speedway, tickets will be $35. For tickets call the track at 916-969-7484 and for more information visit www.silverdollarspeedway.com.

On Saturday, March 14 at Silver Dollar Speedway, tickets will be $40. For tickets call the track at 916-969-7484 and for more information visit www.silverdollarspeedway.com.

The Mini Gold Cup will also be Cybercast on DIRTVision.com with live streaming video and audio for both nights of the event. To purchase the Mini Gold Cup Cybercast for only $14.99 and see some of the most exciting bullring racing anywhere on the planet visit with award winning World of Outlaws announcer Johnny Gibson calling all of the action visit www.DIRTVision.com.

-credit: WoO

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Series World of Outlaws
Drivers Kasey Kahne , Joey Saldana