Goodyear and World of Outlaws End Tire Supply Agreement

Teams to remain on Goodyear tires through end of 2012 season

Akron, Ohio August 14, 2012 — The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company and the World Racing Group announced today that Goodyear will not continue as the official tire supplier of the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series beyond the 2012 season.

“For three years, Goodyear’s high quality tires have helped to to maintain the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series as the most exciting and competitive series on dirt. We wish the World of Outlaws continued success in the future,“ said Justin Fantozzi, marketing manager for Goodyear Racing.

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STP Becomes World of Outlaws Sprint Cars Title Sponsor

Multi-year agreement between storied racing brands begins with 2013 season

CONCORD, N.C. (Aug. 9, 2012) — STP® and the World of Outlaws, two of the most storied brands in motorsports history, are excited to announce a multi-year title sponsorship agreement. Beginning in 2013, the series title will be the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series.

STP brings more than 40 years of racing history to 34 years of the World of Outlaws barnstorming dirt tracks across the country, making this sponsorship a perfect fit to showcase STP to the dedicated fans that follow the premier sprint car series in the world.

“We’ve worked with the World of Outlaws for the past three seasons and have been extremely pleased with our ability to engage fans and tell the STP story,” said Jamie Kistner, Senior Brand Manager of STP. “We are excited to leverage STP’s racing heritage with such a strong community as the World of Outlaws and to continue to grow our racing portfolio.”

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World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series at a Glance

52nd annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals

KNOXVILLE, Iowa – Aug. 6, 2012 – The biggest weekend of the season is finally here as all eyes in the sprint car world shift to Knoxville Raceway.

The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series four-day, 52nd annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals begins on Wednesday and culminates with the $150,000-to-win main event at the famed half mile on Saturday.

Tony Stewart Racing teammates and World of Outlaws veterans Steve Kinser and Donny Schatz have combined to win 17 titles, with Kinser claiming an event-best 12 wins and Schatz winning in five of the last six years.

Fellow Outlaws Sammy Swindell and Kraig Kinser have also picked up a Goodyear Knoxville Nationals victory.

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Severe Weather Dampens Federated Auto Parts Ironman 55

A violent storm hit Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 as feature cars were staging

PEVELY, Mo. — Aug. 4, 2012 — A severe storm slammed the Federated Auto Parts Ironman 55 presented by Summit Distributing/Coors Light on Saturday night.

The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event was completed under a shortened program at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55. All races were finished except the final event, which was staged on the track when a downpour and lightning closed in on the area. Local authority warned of the severity of the storm and measures were immediately taken for the safety of the spectators and teams.

The Federated Auto Parts Ironman 55 main event will be contested as part of the program during the World of Outlaws appearance at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 on Saturday, Oct. 13. Ticket holders for the October show will get to watch two feature programs for their admission.

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LIVE UPDATES: Federated Auto Parts Ironman 55

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Read more: LIVE UPDATES Ironman 8-4

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LIVE UPDATES: Wolfe Attacks Bloomington for First Outlaws Win

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Stewart Repeats at Ohsweken, Earns Second Win in July, Third in Career

Tony Stewart picked up his second victory of the season on Tuesday night at Ohsweken Speedway, holding off points leader Craig Dollansky and King of the Outlaws Steve Kinser. Click the link to view notes from tonight's coverage, and make sure to check back for all the details.

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Saldana Tops Drummond, Dollansky Moves Into Points Lead

Joey Saldana races to victory Saturday night at Autodrome Drummond. Stay tuned for more updates, or click to check out the live race notes from tonight's coverage.

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Schatz Captures Cornwall, Kinser Completes TSR 1-2 Sweep

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