Seven-Time Champ Donny Schatz Leads the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series into the Western Swing
Events include Skagit, Elma, Willamette & Chico
by Gary Thomas
ALGER, Wash. – August 31, 2016 — On the strength of four wins in a row since the Knoxville Nationals Fargo, North Dakota’s Donny Schatz leads the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series into the Western Swing, beginning this weekend at the Skagit Speedway in Alger, Washington.
The Western Swing in 2016 encompasses six nights of racing up and down the left coast, including events in Skagit; Elma; Lebanon, Oregon; and Chico, California.Read more: Outlaws Swing West
CONCORD, N.C. - Aug. 29, 2016 - The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series has partnered with Blood, Sweat and Tears (BST) Racing to bring 410 sprint car racing to El Paso County Raceway in Calhan, Colo. on Wednesday, Sept. 14.
The event will be the Outlaws' first time in Colorado since 2005, and the first-ever appearance at the semi-banked quarter-mile track.Read more: Colorado Comeback
Donny Schatz Looks to Magic City Showdown at Nodak Speedway on Sunday
by Tony Veneziano
MINOT, N.D. — August 25, 2016 — Donny Schatz may live in Fargo now, but Minot, North Dakota will always be home for the seven-time and defending World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series champion. Schatz was born and raised in Minot and still spends quite a bit of time in the “Magic City.”
When you get writers block, ask for help! This week, Ross and Justin answer random mailbag questions from friends and listeners about racing, rental cars, and a lot more. It's Open Red, the Official Podcast of the World of Outlaws!Read more: Open Red Ep 7 - Mailbag Fun!
Ripple-Effect: Gravel Seeks to Double-up at Lernerville
Seeks to finish business at Commonwealth Clash
CONCORD, N.C.. – August 24, 2016 – Lernerville Speedway is a place of both triumphant memories and unfinished business for World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series Platinum driver David Gravel. With more recent successes than shortcomings at the 4/10-mile, Gravel will go head-to-head against the latter at Lernerville’s Commonwealth Clash on Saturday, Sept. 24.Read more: Unfinished Business at Commonwealth Clash
Quick Hits: World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series at River Cities Speedway
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — August 22, 2016 — The Second Leg of the Gerdau Northern Tour is this week for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series at River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The event will mark the second and final stop of the season for the series at the always thrilling high-banked bullring. Donny Schatz will be looking to sweep both ends of Gerdau Northern Tour for the second consecutive year. This edition of Quick Hits sets the stage for the Second Leg of the Northern Tour at River Cities Speedway on Friday, August 26.Read more: Quick Hits: River Cities Speedway
At a Glance: Schatz on the Homefront
Outlaws to engage in Midwestern Melee in North Dakota
CONCORD, N.C. - Aug. 23, 2016 - Current points leader and season-standout Donny Schatz is headed home for a tour through North Dakota. Schatz, a Fargo, N.D. native, will lead the charge as the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series invades River Cities Speedway on Friday, August 26 and Nodak Speedway on Sunday, August 28.Read more: At a Glance: Schatz on the Homefront
Outlaws Will Visit Nodak Speedway for Gerdau Magic City Showdown
by Tony Veneziano
MINOT, N.D. — August 18, 2016 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series is set for its 11th appearance at Nodak Speedway in Minot, North Dakota in 2016, as the Gerdau Magic City Showdown presented by Gerdau, Schatz Crossroads, Minot Tourism and Fastlane Carwash-Minot hits the track on Sunday, August 28. The series is in the midst of a very competitive season, with 16 drivers having picked up wins thus far in 2016.Read more: Gerdau Magic City Showdown
Second Leg of the Gerdau Northern Tour brings World of Outlaws back to River Cities Speedway
by Tony Veneziano
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — August 18, 2016 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series returns to River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks, North Dakota on Friday, August 26 for the Second Leg of the Gerdau Northern Tour. In the First Leg of the Gerdau Northern Tour back in June, Donny Schatz was victorious at the high-banked bullring for the third-straight time, which marked his sixth overall win with the series at the track in his home state.Read more: Second Leg of the Northern Tour
Quick Hits: Sun Prairie Sprint Car Classic at Angell Park Speedway for the World of Outlaws & IRA Sprint Cars
by Tony Veneziano
SUN PRAIRIE, Wisc. — August 18, 2016 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series visits the historic Angell Park Speedway in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin on Sunday, August 21 for the first ever. The Sun Prairie Sprint Car Classic will feature the Outlaws, plus the Bumper to Bumper Interstate Racing Association (IRA) at the third-mile bullring. The Badger Midget Auto Racing Association will also be in action. Every World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series full-time driver, other than Brad Sweet, will be visiting the track for the first time. This edition of Quick Hits, sets the state for the Sun Prairie Sprint Car Classic at Angell Park Speedway on Sunday, August 21.