Make It 11: Donny Schatz Wins at The Dirt Track at Charlotte
David Gravel scores best finish with new team, Daryn Pittman battles onto the podium
CONCORD, N.C. - May 22, 2015 - The 2015 season is still young but Donny Schatz and his Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing team have made a statement about their strength and intensity. The team has notched five of the last seven wins and at Friday night's Circle K/NOS Energy Drink Outlaw Showdown at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, Schatz scored his 11th World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory of the season.
With 28 features now in the books, the Bad Boy Buggies team heads into the summer months with the momentum they need to try to make history.
"Keep in mind this Bad Boy Buggies team is unbelievable," Schatz said. "What these guys do every night is awesome. The adjustments that they make, what they try to do for me is pretty crazy. I get to enjoy all the spoils but it's really them that do all the hard work."
At A Glance: Brad Sweet Builds Consistency through 2015 Season’s First Third
The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series takes on the Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway and Lawrenceburg Speedway
CONCORD, N.C. - May 21, 2015 - Brad Sweet, the reigning Kevin Grobecht Rookie of the Year recipient, entered 2015 with a new crew chief and a goal to build consistency and success.
With 27 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series races in the books, Sweet sits third in the points and has two wins on the year - one at Volusia Speedway Park during DIRTcar Nationals and another at Calistoga Speedway. By any measure, the year has so far been successful for the second year team - especially when considering at this point last year, they sat sixth in the championship standings.
Sweet though continues to look ahead and focus on improving as the months wear on.
Threepeat: Daryn Pittman Wins Third in a Row at New Egypt Speedway
Donny Schatz comes short in battle for the lead, Shane Stewart finishes third
NEW EGYPT, N.J. - May 19, 2015 - When it comes to New Egypt Speedway, one World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series driver stands out among the rest. On Tuesday night, Daryn Pittman again proved he is the man to beat at New Egypt as he scored his third win in the last three series appearances there.
Through the 30 lap Jersey Outlaw Showdown feature Pittman battled through traffic and held off Shane Stewart and ultimately Donny Schatz.
"You work for all these wins," Pittman said. "None of these are given to you I don't care where you start. Stats say we started on the pole and he started ninth but these races are hard to win and we haven't done it for a really long time.
Highlights: World of Outlaws Sprint Cars The Dirt Track at Charlotte May 22nd, 2015
2015 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Victory Lane from The Dirt Track at Charlotte
#ThrowbackThursday: World of Outlaws Sprint Cars The Dirt Track at Charlotte May 24th, 2006
Highlights: World of Outlaws Sprint Cars New Egypt Speedway May 19th, 2015