Williams Grove World Of Outlaws 52nd Annual National Open Races This Week, $50,000 on the Line to the Winner

MECHANICSBURG, PA Williams Grove Speedway will present the premier sprint car event of the season in the east this Friday and Saturday, October 3 and 4, when it hosts the 52nd annual STP World of Outlaws National Open races. Friday will find the historic oval hosting a full program of World of Outlaws sprint car racing complete with a 25-lap main event paying $8,000 to win before the big one takes center stage on Saturday. Saturday’s 52nd annual World of Outlaws National Open will go the customary 40 laps with the winner going home with $50,000 in his coffers. Qualifying time…More

World Of Outlaws Final PA Show Of 2014 At Port Royal Speedway Oct. 25

PORT ROYAL, PA – Even though the STP World of Outlaws are competing in the area during the next week, there will still be another chance this season to catch all the best sprint car drivers in the world do battle under one roof when the STP World of Outlaws visit Port Royal Speedway on Saturday, October 25 at 5 pm. The highly anticipated Port Royal program will be the last chance for area fans to see multi-time outlaws champion Steve Kinser of Bloomington, IN., compete in the state of Pennsylvania as a full-time outlaws pilot. And the opportunity should not…More

Sportsman Primed To Share Fulton Speedway Outlaw 200 Weekend Spotlight; Overall Purse And Special Awards Amounts To Over $12,000

By DAVE MEDLER FULTON, NY – One of the most popular events of the racing season for fans and competitors is the 50-Lap, $2,500 to-win Industrial Tire Of CNY Sportsman Championship that is part of the Sunoco Ethanol Facility Outlaw 200 Weekend presented by SUNY Canton on October 3-4 at the Fulton Speedway. Fans and drivers love coming to the Fulton Speedway for the wide racing surface that allows for two and three wide racing on the ‘High Banks’. In 2013 over sixty Sportsman signed into the pits to do battle, with only one driver having their name written in…More

Historic Williams Grove Speedway National Open Celebrates 52 Years October 3 & 4

MECHANICSBURG, PA – Sprint car fans in the East will gather this Saturday night to see the 52nd running of the Williams Grove Speedway National Open for sprint cars sanctioned by the STP World of Outlaws, going 40-laps in distance and paying $50,000 to the winner. The National Open has a grand history that dates back to its inception and first champion in 1963. Eventual Indianapolis 500 champion Gordon Johncock of Hastings, Mich., won the 100-lap affair in a contraption that had what looked like a wing atop its roll cage. And this too would soon come to pass, as sprint…More

King Sr Returns to Victory Lane at Sharon

By MIKE LEONE Hartford, OH – Summer-like conditions prevailed on Saturday in the 2014 season finale as Sharon Speedway put a wrap to the 85th anniversary season. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane were Rex King-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Dennis Lunger, Jr.-Barris Supply RUSH Late Models, Steve Dixon-Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Adam Hilton-Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Sportsman Modifieds, Mike Clark-Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, Casey Bowers-HTMA/Precise Racing Products Econo Mods, and Travis Creech-Deforest Used Parts Mini Stocks. After winning two of the first six features of the season, Rex King went winless…More

Inaugural “Dirt Classic” Goes to Stevie Smith at Lincoln

ABBOTTSTOWN, PA, 9/27/14 – Stevie Smith has had a number of memorable wins at Lincoln Speedway. His first career World of Outlaws win was in the Pigeon Hills. His first track title was in the Pigeon Hills. His most recent World of Outlaws win was in the Pigeon Hills. And now his name will stand for all-time as the first winner of the “Dirt Classic Presented by Kasey Kahne. A unique qualifying format which required the drivers to gather points for time trials and a pair of heat races put Smith on the pole for the 40-lap, $20,000-to-win Classic. He…More

Aaron Ott Takes Mach 1 360 National Open at Selinsgrove with Late Pass of Justin Barger – DTD Exclusive

By DEAN REYNOLDS SELINSGROVE, Pa. – It was an emotional victory, the biggest win of his career…Dillsburg, Pa’s Aaron Ott passed Justin Barger on lap 31 to win the 14th Annual Mach 1 360 National Open at the Selinsgrove Speedway on Saturday night. The win was his second at the famed half-mile in 2014, but this one was special. “Wow, I don’t know what to say, I’m speechless. This is the biggest win of my career!” Ott simply said on victory lane. “To win here and to win this race is just a dream come true, man, I just have…More

Derek Hagar Prevails in Traffic for Victory in the Hockett/McMillin Memorial

WHEATLAND, Mo. (September 27, 2014) – For the second night in a row, the fourth running of the Jesse Hockett / Daniel McMillin Memorial found a first time winner at the Lucas Oil Speedway as Derek Hagar grabbed the lead from Jeff Swindell in slower traffic for his second Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Tour victory of 2014. “This means a lot,” commented Derek before taking a pause to gain his composure. “Me and Jesse were team mates the year that he passed away at Manzanita in the Silver Crown cars, and at Indianapolis at the mile. That…More