Legacy | ‘Sad’ Sam Stanley: Saugus Speedway Racing Legend
Legacy: Santa Clarita’s Living History
Sad Sam Stanley
Saugus Speedway legend “Sad” Sam Stanley began his racing career in the early 1950s.
He raced at the Saugus Speedway in front of thousands of fans and has since seen the racing culture evolve. Today he is a racecar owner and has helped keep the Santa Clarita Valley’s racing community vital by mentoring a team of drivers.
Not only is he an important member in the history of the Santa Clarita Valley and racing community, but he has also been a contributing member of the Castaic community.
Videotaped June 4, 2017.(c) 2017 SCVTV