Avid grime racers have taken the reigns on the famed bullring grime observe
2021 NASCAR Cup Sequence champion Kyle Larson and mult-time World of Outlaws champion Brad Candy have teamed as much as promote Silver Greenback Speedway in California. Collectively, they’ve 14 victories on the speedway.
The observe is positioned in Chico, California. Each drivers are natives of California. Candy can also be the brother-in-law to Larson following the wedding to Katelyn Candy.
It’s a 1/4-mile bullring grime observe. The grandstands maintain an estimated 7,000 grime racing followers.
The observe will probably be formally operated by Candy Larson Copeland Promotions (SLC). Candy will oversee day-to-day operations at Silver Greenback Speedway. Colby Copeland, a regional driver may also work on the observe. Copeland lately promoted karting occasions.
“I look ahead to working with Brad, Kyle and the employees at Silver Greenback Speedway,” stated Copeland.
Brad Candy feedback
“Our objective is to proceed to supply entertaining, thrilling auto racing and introduce new concepts to reinforce the fan and driver experiences,” stated Brad Candy.
“I’ve at all times liked Silver Greenback Speedway. A few of my fondest childhood recollections are of the Gold Cup (Race of Champions). I’ve realized rather a lot in regards to the racing enterprise the final eight years on the Outlaw tour and I’ve promoted some races alongside the way in which.”
Dennis Gage was the previous promoter of the observe.
“Dennis has been very gracious in making this transition clean,” stated Candy. “As he retires from Silver Greenback Speedway, he leaves the place in stable form for us to proceed and develop all of our occasions.”
Plans are already within the works to revamp the halfway and set a 2022 schedule.
“Our plan is to maintain the grassroots divisions alive and effectively going ahead. All divisions are an essential a part of the legacy and way forward for Silver Greenback Speedway, a local people fixture since 1962.”
Kyle Larson feedback
Larson started his racing profession t Cycleland Speedway, close by to Silver Greenback Speedway.
“I’m so excited to be part of the long run at Silver Greenback Speedway,” stated Kyle Larson.
“I’ve spent many days at Silver Greenback as a fan and driver, and have been fortunate sufficient to win a few of their huge races. It’s a particular place and I’m keen to assist develop it again into one of many nation’s high grime tracks.”
Dennis Gage feedback
Gage has served because the promoter of the observe since 2010.
“I’m pleased with what we’ve completed at Chico, and likewise extraordinarily excited to see how SLC Promotions takes the observe into the long run with all of their connections,” stated Gage.
Gage will proceed to function Marysville Raceway.
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