World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Announces Select 2016 Kick-Off Tour Dates
Tickets are now on sale for select events in California as well as events at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55, Lincoln Speedway, New Egypt Speedway and Lernerville Speedway
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 19, 2015 - The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series announced select dates for the 2016 kick-off tour which covers events following DIRTcar Nationals and brings the 'Greatest Show on Dirt' west to Texas, Nevada, Arizona and California.
New to the schedule in 2016 after multi-year absences are Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas, Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, California and Bakersfield (Calif.) Speedway.
The Outlaws last took to the 3/8 mile oval at Royal Purple Raceway in 2011 while Ocean Speedway last appeared on the schedule in 2008. Bakersfield returns after a decade-long absence.Read more: Outlaws Announce 2016 Kick-Off Schedule
World of Outlaws 2016 Rules Bulletin
The series makes several updates for the upcoming season
Below are updates for the 2016 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series season. Check the Members section of WoOSprint.com for the most up-to-date series rulebooks and rules bulletins.
WoO Sprint Series rule changes for 2016:
· 15.0 D.) Engines with the magneto and/or distributor in a forward mounted and/or front mounted position will be allowed. Said front mounting systems must be approved by WoO before being placed into competition.Read more: 2016 World of Outlaws Rules Bulletin
At A Glance: Putting a Bow on the 2015 Season That Was
DIRTcar Nationals kicks off the 2016 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series on Feb. 12 to 14, 2016
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 17, 2015 - The 2015 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series season has officially drawn to a close. The historic season saw Donny Schatz add his name to the record books and join some of the most elite names in the history of motorsports.
Through 75 races, 2015 is a season no one will soon forget. These are the numbers that defined the year.Read more: At A Glance: The 2015 Season That Was
Schatz’s Seventh WoO Championship a Historic One
TSR Driver Dominates in Bad Boy Buggies/Chevrolet Performance Sprint Car To Join Elite List of Seven-Time Champs Petty, Earnhardt, Schumacher, McGrath
INDIANAPOLIS (Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian PR - Nov. 12, 2015) – The 2015 World of Outlaws (WoO) Sprint Car Series campaign was a season for the ages for Tony Stewart-Curb Agajanian Racing’s (TSR) Donny Schatz and the Bad Boy Buggies/Chevrolet Performance team. In a year dubbed by Schatz as the “Golden Season,” he and his team posted numbers that haven’t been registered in the sport for more than two decades. Schatz continued to raise the standard of excellence along the way in one of racing’s most competitive series as the North Dakota native joined an elite list of seven-time champions in major-league motorsports.
Schatz, driver of the TSR No. 15 Bad Boy Buggies/Chevrolet Performance J&J, closed his 19th WoO campaign and capped TSR’s 15th season of competition Nov. 8 at the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina. Monday, he and the TSR team of Rick Warner, Steve Swenson and Eric Prutzman were recognized for their remarkable accomplishments during the WoO’s “Night of Champions” banquet.Read more: Schatz’s 7th Championship A Historic One
For the Seventh Time, Donny Schatz is Crowned the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Champion
Jason Johnson is named the 2015 Kevin Gobrecht Rookie of the Year presented by ButlerBuilt recipient
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 11, 2015 - A history-making season wrapped up for Donny Schatz on Monday afternoon as he and his Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing team accepted the 2015 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series championship at the annual 'Night of Champions' banquet.
Sitting among his friends, family and fellow competitors, Schatz received universal congratulations for his seventh championships in the last 10 seasons.
An emotional Schatz thanked his family for their support over the years and recalled the year that had just come to an end.Read more: Schatz Honored for 7th Series Championship
Bad Boy Buggies World Finals Finale Postponed to Sunday
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 7, 2015 - Saturday's Bad Boy Buggies World Finals finale has been postponed to Sunday following persistent inclement weather.
Pit gates open at 11 a.m. Sunday morning with the grandstands opening at noon. Cars will be on the track at 2 p.m. To see a full and up-to-date schedule, visit http://www.charlottemotorspeedway.com/tickets/world_of_outlaws_world_finals/ .
Sunday's event will wrap up the 2015 seasons for the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, World of Outlaws Late Model Series and Super DIRTcar Series.Read more: Bad Boy Buggies World Finals Postponed
Donny Schatz the One as the World of Outlaws Take on the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals
The 2015 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series season will be remembered as a year dominated by one driver – Donny Schatz. In a word, the year was historic for the No. 15 Bad Boy Buggies/Chevrolet Performance team.
More than 30 wins.
A ninth Knoxville Nationals title.
A seventh World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series championship.
200 plus career wins.Read more: 1 To Go: Schatz the One at World Finals
At A Glance: Bad Boy Buggies World Finals Brings 2015 Season to an End
The Bad Boy Buggies World Finals at the Dirt Track at Charlotte is Nov. 5, 6 and 7
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 3, 2015 - Riding a wave of momentum, Donny Schatz thoroughly reasserted himself in 2015 as the driver to beat on the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series.
Heading into this week's Bad Boy Buggies World Finals with a record-breaking season, Schatz and his Tony Stewart Curb-Agajanian have turned this week in Charlotte into a celebration of his seventh World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series championship.
The season kicked off in the bright Florida sunshine in February at Volusia Speedway Park's DIRTcar Nationals. Two new faces joined the series from the start - Shane Stewart, returning full time for the first time in a decade and Jason Johnson, the reigning American Sprint Car Series champion.Read more: At A Glance: 2015 in Focus
Shane Stewart Powers Through His First Year Back with the World of Outlaws
If Shane Stewart had any apprehension about coming back on the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series tour for the first time in a decade, it didn’t show. The Oklahoma-native and his Larson Marks Racing team shot out front early and stayed on Donny Schatz’s heels all season long.
Along the way Stewart tripled his career wins and won some of the most coveted trophies on the series tour.
Stewart picked up his first win of 2015 at the Dirt Track at Las Vegas and followed that up on the west coast with win number two at Kings Speedway.Read more: 2 To Go: Stewart Strong in Year One
Brad Sweet and His Kasey Kahne Racing Team Take on World Finals Third in the Championship Standings
Being named the Kevin Gobrecht Rookie of the Year comes with the expectation to compete among the best and beat the best. For the 2014 rookie of the year recipient, Brad Sweet, it was a challenge he proved he was up to in 2015.
Sweet fired the opening shot of his season early, winning on night three of DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park.Read more: 3 To Go: Brad Sweet Cruises to World Finals