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Wide Open Wednesday Night Recap

Early Shark Week at Marysville (Marysville, CA 7/29/20)…August 9th to 16th is this years Shark Week on the Discovery channel.  Celebrities scheduled to appear during that upcoming week include Mike Tyson, Will Smith and Shaq.  Yet, one local celebrity also needs an invite. Sean Becker, the Shark, won the 25-lap winged 360 sprint car main event during Wednesday nights Wide Open event.  Chico’s Michael Ing, fresh off his fast time award, started on the pole and led the early laps [...]

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Wide Open Wednesday

Wide Open Wednesday (Marysville, CA 7/27/20)…High speed auto racing returns to the Marysville Raceway on Wednesday July 29th.  Wide Open Wednesday will feature four divisions led by the winged 360 sprints, Hobby Stocks, IMCA Sport Mods, and Limited Late Models. Once again, the Raceway has been given permission to allow the first 100 fans into the main grandstands on this night.  The front gate will open at 6 PM.  Once the 100-person quota has been filled, the Raceway will stop allowing [...]

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Wednesday Night the New Normal for Marysville

Wednesday Night the New Normal for Marysville Raceway (Marysville, CA 7/19/20)…After a week off, the stars and cars of Marysville Raceway return for another Wednesday night show, July 22nd.  Three divisions are slated to attend led by the winged 360 sprint cars, Hobby Stocks and Crate Sprints. Once again, the Raceway has been given permission to allow the first 100 fans into the main grandstands on this night. The front gate will open at 6 PM. Once the 100-person quota has [...]

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Carrick Wins a Wild One on Wednesday

Tanner Carrick Wins a Wild Wednesday at Marysville (Marysville, CA 7/8/2020)…Tanner Carrick narrowly defeated Shane Golobic during the 25-lap winged 360 sprint car main event on Wild Wednesday at Marysville Raceway. Golobic passed Carrick going down the back stretch in the final lap. Yet, Carrick was not going to be denied. He planted his right foot even deeper on the loud pedal and slid up in front of Golobic coming out of turn four. As the two straightened out and [...]

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Wild Wednesday Brings Out the Stars

Wild Wednesday Brings Out the Stars (Marysville, CA 7/05/20)…The sights and sounds of grass roots dirt track racing returns to Marysville Raceway this Wednesday night, July 8th, with a surplus of scheduled stars and cars. A strong four division show will feature the winged 360 sprint cars, IMCA sport Mods, Limited Late Models and Dwarf Cars. Once again, the Raceway has been given permission to allow the first 100 fans into the main grandstands on this night. The front gate will [...]

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Golobic, Ford and Brown Jr. Win on Wicked Wednesday

Shane Golobic Returns Back to California and Wins Marysville, CA…(6-24-20) – Shane Golobic led all 25-laps to win the Wicked Wednesday Marysville Raceway point show #6. It was nice to see the Matt Wood Racing No. 17w back in California after an extended time racing in the Mid-West. Golobic also earned an extra $100 from Paul Olmsted Plastering for turning the fastest lap in qualifying at 12.776. A total of 19 teams braved the heat and the unusual Wednesday night [...]

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Fans Allowed at Marysville Raceway

Fans Allowed at Marysville Raceway (Marysville, CA 6/19/20) The long awaited return of race fans to live California Auto Racing begins at Marysville Raceway next Wednesday night June 24th. 100 early arrivals will be allowed into the Raceway grandstand and sales will be stopped. “Not quite what we had hoped for” explained track manager Dennis Gage. “Yuba County took the time and made the effort to assist in the reopening of the raceway and we will follow their guidelines”, he continued. “We are hopeful that [...]

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Sunday Night Bunch

Marysville, CA…(6-14-20) – The Sunday night Showdown at Marysville Raceway produced a large car count with close intense racing. A large gathering of 31 winged 360 sprints, 28 Hobby Stocks, 15 IMCA Sport Mods and 5 Crate Sprints entered the special Sunday night showcase. The race was presented by Speed Shift Tv and offered the regular purse for those who attended. Still no grandstand fans were allowed. Paradise’s John Michael Bunch electrified the quarter-mile clay oval raceway with a stunning [...]

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Sunday Night Showdown

Sunday Night Showdown (Marysville, CA 6-10-20) …With backing from Speed Shift Tv, Marysville Raceway is hosting Point Race No. 4 this Sunday, June 14th. The race will feature the NORMAL pay out for all divisions. We are thankful to Speed Shift Tv for their continued support of our track and giving the drivers a chance to race, even as we are still unable to allow fans through the front gate. Once again, the only admittance will be through our pit [...]

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