Champion Racing Oil National Open Finale Postponed To Sunday
Gates open at 2 p.m. with time trials underway at 5:30 p.m. at Williams Grove Speedway
MECHANICSBURG, Pa. - Oct. 3, 2015 - Continued inclement weather and an especially saturated Williams Grove Speedway has postponed the Champion Racing Oil National Open to Sunday.
The National Open finale will be a one day full program with a $50,000-to-win prize. The pits will open at 1 p.m., general admission gates at 3 p.m. with time trials underway at 5:30 p.m.Read more: National Open Finale Postponed to Sunday
Rain Cancels Night Two of the National Open
Saturday’s main event remains on schedule with Sunday as a rain date
MECHANICSBURG, Pa. - Oct. 2, 2015 - With steady rain continuing to fall in Central Pennsylvania, night two of the Champion Racing Oil National Open at Williams Grove Speedway has been cancelled.
Saturday's National Open main event remains on schedule and will be a one day full program with a $50,000-to-win prize. Sunday is the rain date.
Contingency planning is underway if inclement weather continues to hamper the National Open weekend.
The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to action tomorrow night for the finale of the Champion Racing Oil National Open. Tickets remain for the event and are available by visiting the track box office.
The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series is brought to fans across the country by many important sponsors and partners, including: Lincoln Welders (Official Welder), Bad Boy Buggies (Official Side-by-Side Vehicle), The Kenny Wallace Dirt Racing Experience (Official Racing Experience), Hoosier Racing Tire (Official Tire), VP Racing Fuels (Official Racing Fuel); in addition to contingency sponsors, including: Cometic Gasket, Comp Cams, Edelbrock, JE Pistons, KSE Racing Products, Mobil 1, MSD, Penske Racing Shocks, Sweet Manufacturing, and Superflow Dynos; along with manufacturer sponsors, including: ButlerBuilt, Intercomp, Impact Race Products, Racing Electronics, S&S Volvo and TNT Rescue.
Rain Cancels Night One of the National Open
The rest of the National Open weekend remains on schedule; the series will return tomorrow night
MECHANICSBURG, Pa. - Oct. 1, 2015 - Night one of the Champion Racing Oil National Open has been cancelled due to steady rain and the continued threat of weather through Thursday night.
Friday and Saturday nights at Williams Grove Speedway remain on schedule. Contingency plans, including rescheduling the National Open, are being prepared if inclement weather forces further changes.Read more: Rain Cancels Night One of National Open
At A Glance: The Champion Racing Oil National Open By The Numbers
The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series takes on the newly expanded National Open at Williams Grove Speedway this weekend
CONCORD, N.C. - Sept. 29, 2015 - The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to historic Williams Grove Speedway this Thursday, Friday and Saturday for one of motorsports' enduring traditions - the 53rd Annual Champion Racing Oil National Open.
Since 1963, and the event's first winner, two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Gordon Johncock, the National Open has played host to some of the most familiar names in racing and most memorable moments in the sport's history. In just the last two seasons, who can forget Fred Rahmer's emotional 2013 National Open victory - his first as he prepared to hang up his helmet? Or last year's controversial win by David Gravel over Stevie Smith?
As the World of Outlaws and Williams Grove embark on a new chapter for the event with the expansion to three days and a new points system, here is a look at the numbers that have defined the last 52 years.Read more: At A Glance: The National Open
World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Joins Weedsport Speedway’s ‘Last Call at the Port’ on Sunday, Oct. 25
The event replaces Utica-Rome Speedway which was postponed to next season
CONCORD, N.C. - Sept. 24, 2015 - The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and Weedsport (N.Y.) Speedway announced today that the series would join the weekend-long 'Last Call at the Port' on Sunday, Oct. 25.
The addition of the sprint cars to the schedule adds to a mega-weekend event that begins on Friday, Oct. 23 with the DIRTcar 358-Modified season finale and continues on Saturday, Oct. 24 with the Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series.
"We are excited to return to Weedsport Speedway and join this huge weekend of racing in Upstate New York as we cap off our final regular season event before the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals," World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Director Carlton Reimers said.Read more: Outlaws Added to Weedsport on Oct. 25
At A Glance: Jason Johnson Reflects On 2015, Prepares for the Future
The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series takes on Eldora Speedway for the 4-Crown Nationals and Berlin Raceway for the NAPA Berlin Brawl
CONCORD, N.C. - Sept. 22, 2015 - Jason Johnson entered 2015 ready to take on his first full World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series season and while the year has not shaped up like he planned, Johnson remains focused on learning, growing and getting his No. 41 Priority Aviation/Mesilla Valley Transportation/Fischer Body Shop team back to victory lane.
The five-time and reigning American Sprint Car Series (ASCS) National Tour champion talked to the World of Outlaws about his season so far and what the future looks like for his team.Read more: At A Glance: Jason Johnson Reflects On 2015
Steady Rain Cancels World of Outlaws at Clay County Fair Speedway
The series returns to action tomorrow night at Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minn. for the Meyerhofer Crane & Rigging Service Clash at the Creek
SPENCER, Iowa. - Sept. 18, 2015 - The Arnold Motor Supply Shootout at Clay County Fair Speedway has been cancelled following steady rain that saturated the facility throughout Friday.
Fans who purchased tickets with cash can return them to the Clay County Fair box office for a full refund or they can be mailed to the Clay County Fair Administration Office. Those who purchased their tickets by credit card will have the amount automatically refunded. There is no planned makeup date for the event.Read more: Outlaws Rained Out at Clay County
The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Announces Return to Devil’s Bowl Speedway for Texas Outlaw Nationals
The series returns to its birthplace on April 22 and 23, 2016
CONCORD, N.C. - Sept. 18, 2015 - The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to the birthplace of the series, Devil's Bowl Speedway, for the Texas Outlaw Nationals on April 22 and 23, 2016.
The new, annual tradition features two complete nights of racing action on the banked, half-mile oval in Mesquite with a Texas-sized purse totaling more than $100,000 for the weekend.
"The Texas Outlaw Nationals is a connection between our past, present and future," said World of Outlaws CEO Brian Carter. "Returning to Devil's Bowl for this new annual tradition is an exciting homecoming. Series founder Ted Johnson started the series with a vision to make it the Greatest Show on Dirt and today his vision lives on through more than 90 annual events across the United States and Canada."Read more: Outlaws Announce Return to Devil's Bowl
World of Outlaws Plymouth Speedway and Utica-Rome Speedway Events Pushed to 2016
The events originally scheduled for the end of October will appear on next year’s schedule
CONCORD, N.C. - Sept. 17, 2015 - The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series events at Plymouth Speedway and Utica-Rome Speedway, originally scheduled for October, have been postponed to 2016.
Plymouth (Ind.) Speedway's event was scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 16. As Plymouth undergoes extensive construction to improve the facility, delays have made it impossible to go forward with the Outlaws event. Construction is expected to be wrapped up by the end of the year.Read more: World of Outlaws Plymouth Speedway and Utica-Rome Speedway Events Pushed to 2016
At A Glance: Outlaws Race Back to the Midwest
The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series takes on Clay County Fair Speedway and Deer Creek Speedway this weekend
CONCORD, N.C. - Sept. 16, 2015 - The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series heads back to the Midwest this week to begin the final countdown toward the end of 2015.
First up is the Clay County Fair Speedway in Spencer, Iowa on Friday night for the Arnold Motor Supply Shootout. Since 2007, the track has played host to nine different World of Outlaws events with Donny Schatz's four wins the most of any driver. Kraig Kinser picked up the win last season, holding off Kerry Madsen to score his first victory of the season.
The Outlaws wrap up the weekend at Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley Minnesota on Saturday night for the Meyerhofer Crane and Rigging Services Clash at the Creek. In six outings at the track, there have been five different winners, including five in the last five appearances. Paul McMahan won the race last season while Ian Madsen picked up his first ever World of Outlaws victory the season before.Read more: At A Glance: Outlaws Race Back to the Midwest