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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.

Read more: At A Glance: Sweet Builds Consistency

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Rain Cancels Morgan Cup at Williams Grove Speedway on Saturday

Outlaws return to action Sunday night at Weedsport Speedway

 

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. - May 16, 2015 - The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Morgan Cup event at Williams Grove Speedway on Saturday night has been canceled due to heavy rain.

In the battle between the Outlaws and Posse, the coveted Morgan Cup trophy will be awarded to the winner of the Saturday night feature during Summer Nationals at Williams Grove Speedway on July 25.

Anyone who purchased tickets for Saturday night's event can visit http://www.williamsgrove.com/images/raincheckpolicy.jpg for more information on the rain check policy at the track.

Read more: Rain Cancels Morgan Cup

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At A Glance: Hodnett, Dietrich Sound Off on the Morgan Cup  

After Williams Grove Speedway the Outlaws head north to Weedsport Speedway and New Egypt Speedway

CONCORD, N.C. - May 14, 2015 - Historic Williams Grove Speedway welcomes the World of Outlaws Sprint Car series tomorrow and Saturday nights as the Outlaws battle the Pennsylvania Posse for the right to take home the coveted Morgan Cup.

Since 2011 the sterling silver trophy has been in Outlaw hands. Daryn Pittman, Donny Schatz and Steve Kinser have all claimed the trophy on behalf of the touring drivers.

As the Posse tries to change the trend of recent history, two of Pennsylvania's own, Greg Hodnett and Danny Dietrich, sound off on the competition, the Morgan Cup and their momentum heading into the weekend.

Read more: At A Glance: Hodnett, Dietrich Sound Off

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SweepWorld of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to Weedsport Speedway for Empire State Challenge

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. - May 12, 2015 - The World of Outlaw Sprint Car Series will return to Weedsport Speedway for the first time since 1993, but when drivers and fans alike head to the three-eighths mile clay oval, they will see a completely renovated, state-of-the-art racing facility.

The Empire State Challenge is scheduled to take place Sunday, May 17 with pit gates opening at 3 p.m. and grandstands opening at 5 p.m. Hot laps will start at 6 p.m. followed by qualifying at 6:40 p.m. and opening ceremonies at 7 p.m.

Read more: Outlaws Return to Weedsport

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At A Glance: The Opening Shots of the Outlaws vs. Posse Battle  

The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series takes on the Gettysburg Clash at Lincoln Speedway

CONCORD, N.C. - May 11, 2015 - This week the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series heads east into Central Pennsylvania where the opening shots in the 2015 battle between the Outlaws and the Posse will be fired.

First up is Lincoln Speedway's Gettysburg Clash on Wednesday, May 13. Last year's Clash saw veteran driver Stevie Smith score an emotional victory for his team owner Fred Rahmer. After retiring the previous season, Rahmer got his first Outlaws win as a car owner and saw his son Freddie Rahmer qualify for his first ever Outlaws feature.

Read more: Outlaws vs. Posse Battle Starts at Lincoln

ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 8, 2015) – It’s one of the most popular events at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio.

And it doesn’t involve racing and it only costs $1.

The popular Eldora 50/50 raffle kicks off the 2015 season at the ‘Mother of All Sprint Car Weekends’ tonight and tomorrow night. The event is held throughout most races with half of the jackpot going to the person with the winning ticket, while the other half is donated to the Tony Stewart Foundation (TSF) and the two selling charities that officials from Eldora have selected.

Read more: Legendary 50/50 Raffle Kicks Off This Weekend at Eldora

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Drivers, Crews, Fans Excited for ‘Mother of All Sprint Car Weekends’

Sprint Cars from the World of Outlaws and USAC Take to Eldora on May 8-9; Tickets just $25

ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 6, 2015) - Fans are excited, the crews are ready and the drivers think it's a "must see" event.

The winged sprint cars from the World of Outlaws (WoO) and the traditional non-winged sprint cars from the United States Auto Club (USAC) will race at Eldora this Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9. It is the first time the two prolific sanctioning bodies will showcase their national winged and non-winged sprint car tours on the same track on the same nights.

The USAC sanctioning body has been competing at Eldora since 1962 and Dave Darland is looking for his 100th USAC win and his 56th in sprint cars. Darland has won twice this season and has five wins at Eldora including in April 2014.

Read more: Outlaws, USAC Take on Eldora Speedway

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Kenny Wallace Driving Experience Becomes Official Racing Experience of the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing

CONCORD, N.C. - May 4, 2015 - The World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing announce today the Kenny Wallace Dirt Racing Experience will be the Official Driving Experience of the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing.

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At A Glance: As Eldora Approaches, What a Difference a Year Makes  

Changes come for last year’s Eldora spring race winners, Shane Stewart and David Gravel

CONCORD, N.C. - May 5, 2015 - History will be made at Eldora Speedway this Friday and Saturday as the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and USAC National Sprint Car Series join together for the first time ever in a double-header 'Mother of All Sprint Car Weekends.'

Two World of Outlaws drivers who made a little of their own history last season at the spring Eldora races, David Gravel and Shane Stewart, return to the track after a season of change for both.

Read more: At A Glance: Historic Eldora Weekend

#LetsRaceTwo = “Mother of All Sprint Car Weekends”

Sprint Cars from the World of Outlaws and USAC Take to Eldora on May 8-9; Tickets still just $25 

ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 1, 2015) – Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio conducted the first 500-lap sprint car race in 1965, the first $1 million dollar purse for a sprint car race in 2003 and on May 8-9, will host the historic “Mother of All Sprint Car Weekends”

The winged sprint cars from the World of Outlaws (WoO) and the non-winged sprint cars from the United States Auto Club (USAC) will race at Eldora next week on Friday and Saturday night. It is the first time the two prolific sanctioning bodies will showcase their national winged and non-winged sprint car tours on the same track on the same nights.

Read more: #LetsRaceTwo = “Mother of All Sprint Car Weekends”

 

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