LAS VEGAS — March 3, 2016 — Brian Brown led the way early in Thursday night's FVP Outlaw Showdown presented by Dollar Loan Center at The Dirt Track at Las Vegas, but after some bad luck for Brown, Joey Saldana seized the lead and scored his first World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series victory of the season.Read more: Saldana Scores Win in Sin City
Pittman Pulls off Win at Royal Purple Raceway
Completes Kasey Kahne Racing Sweep of Texas Double Header
*UPDATED 2/28/16: REFLECTS SHOWUP CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS ONLY
BAYTOWN, Texas — Feb. 27, 2016 — After coming just short the night before, Daryn Pittman was redeemed Saturday night as he scored the O'Reilly Auto Parts presents the World of Outlaws hosted by Kasey Kahne at Royal Purple Raceway Park, his first World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series victory of the season.Read more: Pittman Pulls off Win at Royal Purple Raceway
Sweet Surges to Victory in Inaugural Outlaws Race at Cotton Bowl Speedway
Beats teammate Daryn Pittman in epic photo finish
PAIGE, Texas — Feb. 26, 2016 — Brad Sweet led just the final lap of the inaugural ATX Rentals Outlaw Shootout feature at Cotton Bowl Speedway Friday night as he outdueled teammate Daryn Pittman on the final turn to capture his third World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series win of the season in a thrilling photo finish.
Sweet, who led the series points coming into the night after he piloted his Razorback/Sage Fruit No. 49 to two victories at the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals, posted the sixth fastest time in qualifying then finished second in his heat, putting him in the dash.
The Grass Valley, Calif.-native finished fifth in the dash, while Joey Saldana claimed the top spot in his Roth Enterprises/HR Livestock No. 83, putting him on the pole for the feature event.Read more: Sweet Wins Texas Thriller
Gator Love: Brad Sweet Claims Victory, Big Gator Trophy
Rolls west with the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series championship points lead
BARBERVILLE, Fla. - Feb. 14, 2016 - Brad Sweet continued his DIRTcar Nationals dominance Sunday night as he scored his second World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series feature victory of the season and claimed the coveted 'Big Gator' trophy by winning the Sprint Week championship.
"It's unbelievable," Sweet said. "The competition is so stiff that you have to put yourself in position each and every time you're on the race track and it's not easy, one mistake and you're behind the eight ball. Tonight we did pretty much everything right, and luckily the dash draw helped us there because it was going to be a tough track to pass on."
Sweet, who won the season opening series event at Volusia Speedway Park on Friday night, edged Greg Hodnett, who had been the picture of consistency all week, by just four points to win the 'Big Gator.' With Daryn Pittman's 2015 Sprint Week championship, it is the second year in a row Kasey Kahne Racing with Mike Curb has claimed the 'Big Gator' trophy.Read more: Brad Sweet Claims Win, Big Gator at DCN
Donny Schatz Rebounds, Picks Up Second Win at DIRTcar Nationals
Brad Sweet continues his DCN roll with second place run
BARBERVILLE, Fla. - Feb. 13, 2016 - One night after his first did-not-finish result since September 2013, Donny Schatz rebounded at DIRTcar Nationals as he battled with Brad Sweet on Saturday night to score his first World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series win of the 2016 season.
"It's kind of a relief to be over that hill of having that DNF that's been haunting us for I guess 180 races or whatever," Schatz said. "Now we can just focus on trying to win races."
The win is Schatz's second of DIRTcar Nationals after he won the second All Star Circuit of Champions night.Read more: Schatz Rebounds To Take DCN Win
Brad Sweet Battles Teammate Pittman to Take World of Outlaws Season Opener
Donny Schatz’s DNF streak ends at 178 races
BARBERVILLE, Fla. - Feb. 12, 2016 - In front of one of the largest crowds in DIRTcar Nationals history, Kasey Kahne Racing's Brad Sweet and Daryn Pittman fought a pitched battle for the season opening World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series feature on Friday night. When the checkered flag fell, it was Sweet who took the win.
"It feels good to win any of these Outlaw races," Sweet said. "This is my third season, so I understand how grueling these years are and how important it is to start the year off strong. I also know that just because you win tonight doesn't mean anything for the future. We just have to keep digging and hopefully this is our year to win a lot of races."
Pittman took the first quick time of the season in his No. 9 Great Clips car as the series implemented a new format.Read more: Brad Sweet Wins Season Opener
David Gravel Leads Open Practice on Night One of DIRTcar Nationals
Practice kicks off sprint week, Feb. 10 to 14, at Volusia Speedway Park
BARBERVILLE, Fla. - Feb. 9, 2016 - David Gravel kicked off sprint week at the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals on Tuesday night by turning the fastest lap in the open practice session.
The Connecticut native turned the fast lap of 13.814 seconds during the first hot laps session. It is Gravel's first outing driving the No. 5 Big Game Treestands car for CJB Motorsports.Read more: Gravel Leads DIRTcar Nationals Practice
Saldana Dominates Bad Boy Buggies World Finals in His Final Run for Motter Motorsports
Schatz crowned 2015 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series champion
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 8, 2015 - Joey Saldana gave everyone a reason to smile in his final appearance in the No. 71M Motter Equipment Motorsports car on Sunday night at the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals as he led a dominating performance to score his third World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory of the season.
"It's kind of bittersweet really - this will probably be my last time driving the 71M," Saldana said in victory lane at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. "That's the awesome way to go out right there. I can't thank Ruth and Dan Motter enough for everything they've done for me these last three years - just giving me an opportunity to race at a high level."Read more: Saldana Dominates World Finals Finale
Dusty Zomer Wins Wild World Finals Night One
Picks up his first ever World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 6, 2015 - A wild night two of the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals at the Dirt Track at Charlotte turned into a big night for Dusty Zomer who picked up his first ever World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory.
Zomer started Friday night's feature in sixth and battled early into the top three. After leader Trey Starks pulled in with a bent tie-rod and Joey Saldana, who took over the lead, lost it to a broken top-wing sideboard, Zomer was in position.
Through the closing laps, he held off a hard -charging Greg Hodnett and Stevie Smith to claim the victory for his No. 82 Buffalo Wild Wings team.Read more: Zomer Wins Wild World Finals Night Two
Sammy Swindell and Joey Saldana Set Quick Times for Bad Boy Buggies World Finals
The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to action tomorrow night at the Dirt Track at Charlotte
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 5, 2015 - Sammy Swindell and Joey Saldana kicked off the first night of the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals on Thursday by taking the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series qualifying quick times.
Against a 58-car field, the biggest the event has ever seen, Swindell scored his third quick time of 2015 in the qualifying session that set the field for Friday night. The three-time series champion had a fast lap of 12.506 seconds. Swindell said qualifying up front was critical heading into tomorrow night.Read more: Swindell, Saldana Score World Finals QTs