Countdown to the Chico Mini Gold Cup 2009-03-09

Countdown to the Mini Gold Cup at Silver Dollar Speedway: 4 Days Concord, NC-- March 9 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: 4 Days

Concord, NC-- March 9 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 three-time World of Outlaws champion Sammy Swindell of Germantown, Tennessee, the 1981 winner of the Gold Cup Race of Champions. He has five career wins at the ¼-mile in four different seasons. His most recent win at the track came in 1996 on the second night of the Gold Cup.

Swindell competed five times at Silver Dollar Speedway last season, picking up four Top-Five finishes. He has finished sixth or better at the track in 13 of his last 14 starts there. The Hall of Farmer has 40 Top-10 finishes at the track dating back to 1979, with 36 of those being Top-Five performances.

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 Sammy Swindell