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At A Glance: Outlaws Look for Evergreen State Win

Five current Outlaws have wins at Skagit Speedway and/or Grays Harbor Raceway

CONCORD, N.C. — Aug. 27, 2014 — The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series moves into Washington State for three nights of racing action that will take the Outlaws from Skagit Speedway to Grays Harbor Raceway.

The Outlaws take on the Monster Meltdown at Skagit Speedway on Aug. 29 and 30 where everyone has their sights set on Donny Schatz, a winner at the track last year. Kerry Madsen, Steve Kinser and Joey Saldana all have wins at the 3/10 mile oval, and wins on the season.

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Inside Line Promotions - KOKOMO, Ind. - Indiana sprint car fans will have one more chance to watch native Steve Kinser compete full time with the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series at the famed Kokomo Speedway.

Highlighted by the "Salute to the King" tour, the World of Outlaws event presented by High Performance Lubricants will return to the quarter-mile oval on Tuesday, Sept. 16, after the previously scheduled event was rained out in June.

Read more: Kokomo Hosts "Salute to the King" Tour and World of Outlaws Presented by High Performance...

Inside Line Promotions - SPRING VALLEY, Minn. - Slide jobs are as thrilling for sprint car drivers as the fans who are cheering in the stands.

Deer Creek Speedway showcases elite slide jobs, which will be evident when the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series embarks upon the high-banked track on Saturday, Sept. 13, for the Asgrow/DeKalb Clash at the Creek.

Read more: World of Outlaws Tackles Asgrow/DeKalb Clash at the Creek on Sept. 13

Inside Line Promotions - SPENCER, Iowa - There is an added electricity whenever the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series races with a fair in the background.

That will be the scene on Friday, Sept. 12, as the premier sprint car series tackles Clay County Fair Speedway for The Arnold Motor Supply Shootout with associate sponsors Bob's Bike Shop, H&N Chevrolet, Vanderhaag's and Justice Brothers.

Read more: Fair Setting Adds Excitement to The Arnold Motor Supply Shootout as World of Outlaws Visits Clay...

Sammy Swindell Retiring From Full-Time Racing Effective Immediately

Inside Line Promotions - GERMANTOWN, Tenn. (Aug. 25, 2014) - Sammy Swindell has decided to retire from professional racing effective immediately.

Read more: Swindell Announces Retirement from Full-Time Racing

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World of Outlaws Legend Sammy Swindell Announces Retirement

Three-time champ was one of the series’ original racers, dedicated his life to racing

 

CONCORD, N.C. - Aug. 25, 2014 - The numbers and statistics are only a measure of the legend, but Sammy Swindell will be remembered as one of the greatest drivers in World of Outlaws history.

Read more: Reacting to Swindell's Retirement

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At A Glance: Outlaws Look to Stop Schatz at Oil City Cup

Kerry Madsen won at Castrol Raceway last season, while Joey Saldana has three wins at the track

CONCORD, N.C. — Aug. 21, 2014 — As the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series begins its western swing at the Oil City Cup at Castrol Raceway in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on Aug. 22 and 23, points leader Donny Schatz carries the momentum of recent wins and unmatched consistency through the ‘Month of Money.’

Since July 18 – the first night of Summer Nationals at Williams Grove Speedway – Schatz has finished no worse than third with his STP/Armor All team. After his win at Nodak Speedway on Aug. 17, the Tony Stewart Racing driver has 12 straight podium finishes. Schatz has won six of the last nine races and has a 154 point lead in his quest for a sixth championship.

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At A Glance: Who Can Chase Down Donny Schatz in the Race for the Championship?

Daryn Pittman is second, 118 points back, while Paul McMahan is third, 174 points out of lead

CONCORD, N.C. — Aug. 11, 2014 — With the Knoxville Nationals in the books, the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series heads back into the Upper Midwest for a three race swing that will take them to Junction Motor Speedway in Nebraska, and River Cities Speedway and Nodak Speedway in North Dakota.

Now that the first two-thirds of the season is complete and the ‘Month of Money’ has concluded, the focus turns to the race for the championship, where five-time Outlaws champion Donny Schatz has a 118 point lead over second place Daryn Pittman, the series’ reigning champion. In third, Paul McMahan, who has four wins this season and has been a consistent presence in the top-ten during 2014, is 174 points away from Schatz and the lead.

Read more: At A Glance: Who Can Chase Down Donny Schatz

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KNOXVILLE, Iowa - Aug. 9, 2014 - It is hard for a driver to be more on top of his game than ever and still be racing under the radar, but that's the general feeling at the FVP Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey's General Stores.

Read more: Schatz Earns Knoxville Pole Position

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KNOXVILLE, Iowa – Aug. 8, 2014 - Daryn Pittman is the defending World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series champion who is looking to win the FVP Knoxville Nationals for the first time in his career. The 1998 Knoxville Nationals rookie of the year, Pittman has a career-high 11 victories this season, including four victories in July alone. He’s as prepared as ever to challenge for the $150,000 victory on Saturday night.

Read more: Pittman Eyes Knoxville Win

 

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