Champion Pittman Seeks Repeat Win When World of Outlaws STP Sprint Cars Invade Tucson for NAPA Wildcat Shootout
‘The Greatest Show on Dirt’ rolls March 8 into Arizona’s Tucson International Raceway
TUCSON, Ariz. — The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series returns to Tucson International Raceway on Saturday, March 8, for the NAPA Auto Parts Wildcat Shootout.
The action is always fast and fierce on the banked 3/8-mile oval in southern Arizona. Daryn Pittman held off Joey Saldana to win last season in Tucson. Pittman used the victory to extend his early-season points lead en route to winning the 2013 World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series championship for Kasey Kahne Racing.Read more: Pittman Seeks Repeat at Tucson
World of Outlaws STP Sprint Cars at a Glance: The Dirt Track at Las Vegas and Tucson International Raceway
Outlaws begin West Coast swing in desert, then head to California on Spring Break Tour
LAS VEGAS — March 3, 2014 — The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series invades Las Vegas on Wednesday and Thursday to open the Spring Break Tour with the FVP Outlaw Showdown before heading on Saturday to Tucson International Raceway for the NAPA Auto Parts Wildcat Shootout presented by RideNow Powersports.Read more: Glance: Vegas and Tucson
Hall of Fame race car driver Steve Kinser to be presented with Key to the City during ceremony at 11:30am on Thursday March 20 at City Hall in Stockton, California
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Stockton, California…The top Sprint Car drivers in the world of auto racing are geared up to invade the Stockton Dirt Track at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds on Saturday March 22. Just prior to that however, the greatest Sprint Car driver of all-time will be honored at City Hall in Stockton during a special ceremony on Thursday March 20 at 11:30am.
The 2014 DIRTcar Nationals presented by Summit Racing Equipment might be in the books, but you can relive the excitement by watching the video above, then pick up the phone and call the ticket hotline at 877-395-8606 to renew your seats for 2015.
Thanks for making it a great event, we look forward to seeing you Feb. 10-21, 2015.
World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series Stat Attack
Three races, three winners after opening weekend at DIRTcar Nationals
CONCORD, N.C. — Feb 20, 2014 — The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series opened the season with three nights of racing last Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Summit Racing Equipment.
The event saw a different driver in victory lane each night. Brad Sweet took the win in his opening night of his first season as a touring driver with the Outlaws. Five-time champion Donny Schatz captured the second night of racing in dominant fashion on Saturday by surging from the 11th starting position. Steve Kinser capped off the weekend with a win on Sunday night after a fierce battle with 2013 Outlaw champion, Daryn Pittman.Read more: Stat Attack
Anticipation Builds for Friday Night’s World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series Opener at Volusia Speedway Park
Kaeding, Schuchart, Allen set to roll at DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Summit
BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Feb. 13, 2014 — As the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series looks towards a new season in 2014, the series finds new faces and returning touring racers.
Fan favorite, Tim Kaeding, will return to the series as a touring driver after a stellar season in 2013, when he won nine events in a limited schedule with the Outlaws.
“Hopefully it will be a lot of the same as last year,” said Kaeding, of San Jose, Calif. “Wins came when they came, and if we do the same thing this year, I think it will be a good year for the entire Roth Motorsports team.”Read more: Season Kicks Off Friday Night
World of Outlaws STP Sprint Cars at a Glance: DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Summit Racing Equipment
‘Salute to the King’ plus Pittman’s title defense kick off Friday at Volusia Speedway Park
BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Feb. 10, 2014 — The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series kicks off the 2014 season on Feb. 14 during the DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Summit Racing Equipment at Volusia Speedway Park.
This also marks the beginning of Steve Kinser’s “Salute to the King” tour marking the 20-time champion’s final run at a series title. Four of Kinser’s 576 World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series A-main victories have come at Volusia, including two in 2011.
Last season’s eventual champion, Daryn Pittman, earned the victory on opening night at Volusia in his Kasey Kahne Racing Great Clips car. This time around, Pittman will begin his title defense on the fastest half-mile dirt oval in the country.
The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Cars compete Friday (Feb. 14), Saturday (Feb. 15) and Sunday (Feb. 16) for three nights in the 12-night DCN line up with the World of Outlaws Late Models, the Super DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds and UMP DIRTcar Modifieds.
ABOUT THE TRACK
Volusia Speedway Park is a semi-banked, half-mile oval. The track record is 12.569 seconds by Paul McMahan on Feb. 10, 2011
Previous A-Feature winners at Volusia Speedway Park:
2013 – Daryn Pittman on Feb. 15, Terry McCarl on Feb. 16, Danny Lasoski on Feb 17
2012 – Danny Lasoski on Feb. 18, Donny Schatz on Feb. 19, Craig Dollansky on Feb. 19
2011 – Steve Kinser on Feb. 11, Steve Kinser on Feb. 12, Jason Sides on Feb. 13
2010 – Donny Schatz on Feb. 6, Steve Kinser on Feb. 7
2009 – Donny Schatz on Feb. 6, Joey Saldana on Feb. 7, Donny Schatz on Feb. 8
2008 – Craig Dollansky on Feb. 8, Jason Meyers on Feb. 9, Danny Lasoski on Feb. 10
2007 – Donny Schatz on Feb. 9, Kerry Madsen on Feb. 10, Daryn Pittman on Feb. 10
2006 – Chad Kemenah on Feb. 9, Joey Saldana on Feb. 10
2005 – Jeff Shepard on Feb. 11, Steve Kinser on Feb. 13
1981 – Doug Wolfgang on Feb. 9
Listen live as the Voice of the Outlaws, Johnny Gibson, calls the action for all of the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series events on the DIRT Radio Network, with live streaming video available every night from Volusia at .
FOLLOW ONLINE: Live updates are available all night long via Twitter by following @WorldofOutlaws or by following real-time timing-and-scoring at http://www.WoOSprint.com. Fans can interact with each other through the new chat function at http://www.DIRTVision.com.
The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series races into The Dirt Track at Las Vegas for the FVP Outlaw Showdown on March 5-6.
The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series is brought to fans across the country by many important sponsors and partners, including: American Racing Custom Wheels (Official Custom Wheel), Armor All (Official Car Care Products), Lincoln Welders (Official Welder), STP (Official Fuel Treatment), Hoosier Racing Tire (Official Tire), VP Racing Fuels (Official Racing Fuel); in addition to contingency sponsors, including: Bruce High Performance Transporters, Cometic Gasket, Comp Cams, Edelbrock, JE Pistons, KSE Racing Products, MSD, Sweet Manufacturing, and Superflow Dynos; along with manufacturer sponsors, including: ButlerBuilt, Intercomp, J&J Auto Racing, Jake’s Carts, Racing Electronics, S&S Volvo and TNT Rescue.
Lincoln Electric Welds Partnership with World of Outlaws
CONCORD, N.C. (January 31, 2014) - Lincoln Electric is pleased to announce a partnership for 2014 with the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series and the World of Outlaws Late Model Series, signaling a commitment by the welding products giant to a passion shared by more than a million fans.
"There are more than 800 dirt tracks in the United States and Lincoln Electric is very excited to partner with the premier dirt racing sanction in the World of Outlaws," said Mickey Holmes, Manager, Sports Marketing. "The fans are extremely passionate and loyal to their drivers and sponsors. We are thrilled to get the 'Lincoln Welders' brand in front of these passionate fans."
Lincoln Electric will be known as the Official Welder of the World of Outlaws.
Huge Crowd Expected When World of Outlaws STP Sprint Cars Invade Stockton for FVP Western Spring Shootout
CONCORD, N.C. – Jan. 31, 2014 – The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series’ inaugural event last season at the Stockton Dirt Track at California’s San Joaquin Fairgrounds was one of the highlights of 2013, this year expectations are even greater for the FVP Western Spring Shootout on Saturday, March 22, at the 3/8-mile dirt oval.
Three California natives shared the lead — Paul McMahan, Tim Kaeding and Kyle Larson — before Larson finally earned the victory in front of the sellout crowd. McMahan and Kaeding will be eager to notch a victory this time around.Read more: FVP Western Spring Shootout