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World of Outlaws Shows Will Air Sundays on CBS Sports Network from October 21 through December 23

CONCORD, NC — October 1, 2018 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car and Late Model Series are excited to announce this year’s television partnership with the CBS Sports Network is set to commence next month, on October 21, with the airing of the 2018 Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway.

The World of Outlaws and the DIRTvision production team worked with National Speed Sport News to produce eight hours of television, including shows from the Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway (OH), the Prairie Dirt Classic at Fairbury American Legion Speedway (IL) — televised to a national audience for the first time ever — and the World of Outlaws World Finals presented by Can-Am at The Dirt Track at Charlotte (NC).

Read more: CBS Sports Network Shows Air Sundays from October 21

World of Outlaws to Conclude 40th Anniversary Season in Charlotte at World Finals

CONCORD, NC – September 25, 2018 – The World of Outlaws’ 40th Anniversary Season has been an excellent, yet emotionally trying, year-long journey across the country. The Greatest Show on Dirt has lived up to its name on and off the track during the 2018 season. On track, the enthralling side-by-side action on a nightly basis has been unparalleled, and dirt track racing as a whole is riding a large uptick in general popularity. Off the track, the Series has revolutionized the Sprint Car racing world with DIRTVision.com bringing every night of World of Outlaws action to fans, sponsors and families at an affordable monthly price. The 40th anniversary season has been remarkable and will culminate with a well-deserved crowning at one of the biggest motorsport events in the world, the World of Outlaws World Finals presented by Can-Am at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Thursday through Saturday, November 1-3.

Read more: World of Outlaws to Conclude 40th Anniversary Season in Charlotte at World Finals

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Volusia Speedway Park Begins Construction of New Main Grandstand

Comfort and access take priority, with multiple seating options for 48th DIRTcar Nationals

DELEON, FL — Sept. 24, 2018 — Volusia Speedway Park announced today a $500,000 overhaul of its main frontstretch grandstand and wall as part of ongoing efforts to provide a top-notch experience for fans and racers at the two-week long, season-opening DIRTcar Nationals. 

As the demand for reserved seating continues to grow — with standing-room-only crowds for World of Outlaws shows — the new grandstand will expand reserved seating options and make the overall experience more comfortable for fans. In addition to the grandstand overhaul, upgrades will include a new control tower, flag stand relocation, and additional safety barriers.

Read more: 2019 DIRTcar Nationals Will Debut New Main Grandstands at Volusia Speedway Park (2)

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Sprint Car World Mourns Loss of Greg Hodnett

CONCORD, NC — Sept. 20, 2018 — It is with heavy hearts that we express our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Sprint Car driver Greg Hodnett and the Heffner Racing team.

Hodnett, 49, of Spring Grove, PA, passed away following a crash during a Sprint Car race Thursday night at BAPS Motor Speedway.

Read more: Sprint Car World Mourns Loss of Greg Hodnett

If you've watched a World of Outlaws TV broadcast in the last 10 or 15 years, you've no doubt heard the voice of Bobby Gerould. He's done play-by-play, pit reporting, and is the track announcer at Thunderbowl Raceway and Calistoga Speedway. Hear from him this week on Open Red, the official podcast of the World of Outlaws!

Read more: Open Red Ep 116 - Bobby Gerould

World of Outlaws to Make Second Appearance at Terre Haute in 12 Years

CONCORD, NC – September 19, 2018 – The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series will make its second appearance this decade at the famous Terre Haute Action Track in Terre Haute, IN on Saturday, October 13. The Greatest Show on Dirt will flex its muscles in the heart of non-wing country with the running of the Wabash Classic.

Read more: World of Outlaws to Make Second Appearance at Terre Haute in 12 Years

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World of Outlaws to Visit Fulton Speedway during NAPA Super DIRT Week on October 6

CONCORD, NC — Sept. 15, 2018 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series will make its annual appearance at Fulton Speedway during NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week on Saturday, October 6. When the Greatest Show on Dirt and Racing’s Biggest Party collide, it’s a show you don’t want to miss.

Last year’s race at Fulton proved this point, as Daryn Pittman spun out of the lead after contact with a lapped car. David Gravel assumed the lead and went on to win his 17th Feature of the 2017 season.

Read more: Outlaws Visit Fulton Speedway during Super DIRT Week
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Tuscarora 50 Rescheduled for Spectacular Port Royal Speedway Season Finale with the Outlaws

PORT ROYAL, PA — Sept. 11, 2018 — The final 2018 battle between the World of Outlaws and the Pennsylvania Posse will be bigger than ever this year. After persistent rains forced the postponement of the Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal Speedway last weekend, World of Outlaws officials have been working with the speedway to pull together a spectacular season finale at the end of October. 

The 51st annual Tuscarora 50, with its unique format, will now be a World of Outlaws event, replacing the second night of the Nittany Showdown scheduled for Friday and Saturday, October 26-27.

The Nittany Showdown, originally scheduled as a two-day event this year, will now return to a one-day format on Friday, October 26, followed by the $51,000-to-win Tuscarora 50 on Saturday for a spectacular Port Royal Speedway Season Finale Weekend

Read more: Nittany Showdown and Tuscarora 50 Will Cap the Season at Port Royal

Outlaws Return to Lernerville for Commonwealth Clash September 22

CONCORD, NC – September 6, 2018 – After a month on the West Coast, the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series will return to the always-exciting Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, PA with the running of the Commonwealth Clash on Saturday, September 22. As the World of Outlaws’ 40th Anniversary Season reaches its home stretch, it’s only fitting that The Greatest Show on Dirt returns to Lernerville, a track that the Series has visited for 39 consecutive years, one more time.

Read more: Outlaws Return to Lernerville for Commonwealth Clash September 22

Kyle Hirst has won a lot of races and championships in California, and grabbed his first Outlaw win last year at the Gold Cup. He chats with the guys this week about his season, racing with the Outlaws, and the California racing scene. Hear it on Open Red, the official podcast of the World of Outlaws!

Read more: Open Red Ep 114 - Kyle Hirst



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