Billy Janniro

Venegas takes down Janniro at Fast Fridays speedway

On a night at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway that was filled with more spills and thrills than a typical night of racing, Charlie Venegas found a way to beat Billy Janniro in the ...

Local racer rides to ‘monster’ win

  Call him the new International Man of Mystery.    Billy Janniro, the popular Fast Fridays rider, took down a group of heralded Europeans at the recent ...

Noon Hour Update: Shooting follow-up; Lyme disease in the foothills and local motorcycle rider takes on the world

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Fast Fridays - Janniro and Starks ride to victory in main event

Friday night in Auburn was a little warm for most folks, but for speedway fans the hot weather at the Gold Country Fairgrounds was perfect for a night of speedway racing action at ...

Venegas claims track championship

Quietly, Charlie Venegas has been gaining momentum each week at Fast Fridays — just as he said he would in Week 1 of the 2009 Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway season. True to ...

Janniro continues dominance of Fast Friday’s scratch mains

In front of a packed house Friday night at Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway in Auburn, Joe Jones and Jimmy Olsen won the Extreme Sidecars main event as the three-wheelers made t ...

Janniro wins on wedding night

Billy Janniro put it together again at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway Friday night at the Gold Country Fairgrounds track in one of the fastest nights of racing in recent memory. ...

Janniro wins again at Fast Fridays

For the second week in a row, Billy Janniro showed his determination on the Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway track, picking up his second consecutive Division I Scratch Main Event ...

Triumphant return

It was a heck of a homecoming for Billy Janniro. A member of England’s Coventry Bees motorcycle racing team, the Benicia native came home to California to race in the third and ...