As the area grew it was relocated to the Durham Rd area, but I believe that the glider strip and the drag strip were not one in the same. From to , it was called Infineon Raceway, thereafter being called Sonoma Raceway. In races were regularly held on the first Sunday of each month. September 22, Car: Listing in National Dragster, Dec.
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Listing in National Dragster , Dec. We still find pieces of asphalt in that field to this day. The first volume was great, but readers demanded more! Raceway News News Archive. The strip was completely repaved prior to the beginning of the racing season. The track was 75 feet wide and, at 4, feet, plenty long.
Harry Hibler ran it, and was one of the good managers, always slipped you a few bucks if he knew you were broke. Terry Neil Stockton Nickname: The race track closed when the racing surface deteriorated to the point of being unusable. It became a full-time track in late and closed for good in April It was first just a modest affair held in the park in Holtville.