World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series At a Glance
Missouri State Fair Speedway, Tri-State Speedway
SEDALIA, Mo. – April 16, 2012 – The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series will make its season debut at a pair of historical facilities in the Midwest this weekend.
The Outlaws return to Missouri State Fair Speedway on Friday for the first time since 2010 and this time it’s under the banner of the Kasey Kahne Challenge – a four-race series in conjunction with SLS Promotions.
On Saturday, the World of Outlaws will compete at Tri-State Speedway in Haubstadt, Ind., where Craig Dollansky has won in every even year since 2006.
Sammy Swindell, who has five World of Outlaws wins at Tri-State Speedway – including last season – is the current points leader. Joey Saldana, who won the Outlaws last event, is only five points back with Donny Schatz in third – 12 points out of the lead.
Friday, April 20, at Missouri State Fair Speedway in Sedalia, Mo., for Round 1 of the Kasey Kahne Challenge presented by Sage Fruit. Front gates are scheduled to open at 4 p.m. with hot laps set to begin at 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 21, at Tri-State Speedway in Haubstadt, Ind. Front gates are scheduled to open at 4 p.m. with qualifying set to begin at 6:30 p.m.
Missouri State Fair Speedway is located on the Missouri State Fairgrounds at 2503 West 16th Street in Sedalia, Mo. Click on the link for a map (http://g.co/maps/k8gzq).
Tri-State Speedway is located at 9981 South U.S. Highway 41 in Haubstadt, Ind. Click on the link for a map (http://g.co/maps/xfraa).
Tickets for the Kasey Kahne Challenge presented by Sage Fruit at Missouri State Fair Speedway can be purchased online by clicking www.SLSpromotions.com.
Tickets for Tri-State Speedway can be purchased online by clicking www.TriStateSpeedway.com.
ON THE INTERNET
World of Outlaws — www.WorldofOutlaws.com
Missouri State Fair Speedway — www.MissouriStateFairSpeedway.com
Tri-State Speedway — www.TriStateSpeedway.com
Dirt Radio Network — www.DIRTVision.com
ABOUT THE TRACKS
Missouri State Fair Speedway is a semi-banked, half-mile oval. The track record of 15.676 seconds was established by Craig Dollansky on March 23, 2001.
Tri-State Speedway is a high-banked, quarter-mile oval. The track record of 11.110 seconds was established by Sammy Swindell on Oct. 8, 2004.
NEWS & NOTES
Feature winners: Donny Schatz – 2 (Silver Dollar Speedway on March 23 and Volusia Speedway Park on Feb. 19); Tim Kaeding – 2 (Thunderbowl Raceway on March 16 and The Dirt Track at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 8); Joey Saldana – 2 (Paducah International Raceway on April 13 and Perris Auto Speedway on March 10); Sammy Swindell – 1 (Merced Speedway on March 30); Craig Dollansky – 1 (Volusia Speedway Park on Feb. 19); Danny Lasoski – 1 (Volusia Speedway Park on Feb. 18).
Tune in: Listen live as the Voice of the Outlaws, Johnny Gibson, calls the action at all World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series events on the DIRT Radio Network, with a number of events throughout the season being featured on the DIRTVision Cybercast. Visit http://www.DIRTVision.com for more information on all the features, including updated results from each night of racing as well as a chat room to interact with other fans listening to the racing action. Also, be sure to check out the all new official Podcast of the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, Outlaws Unleashed, in the iTunes store or at http://www.WorldofOutlaws.com.
On the Web: The all new Official World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Web site is at http://www.WorldofOutlaws.com and includes driver biographies with statistics and pictures, race-by-race stats, detailed track information and race coverage, series news and team press releases.
Up Next: The World of Outlaws compete on Wednesday, April 25, at Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Ill., before events at Eagle Raceway in Eagle, Neb., on Friday, April 27, and Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa, on Saturday, April 28.
World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Points Standings through April 13
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