POSTPONED Lakeside Salina

World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Events Postponed to Sept. 22nd and 23rd.

CONCORD, NC— April 26, 2017— Due to heavy persistent rain hitting the Midwest over the past several days which has brought excessive localized flooding, the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series have postponed the events at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, KS and Salina Highbanks Speedway in Salina, OK to Friday, Sept. 22 at Lakeside Speedway and Saturday, Sept. 23 at Salina Highbanks.

Read more: Lakeside Speedway and Salina Highbanks Events Are Postponed

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Chris Dolack Returns to World of Outlaws Family as Late Model Series Director

The World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series is excited to announce the return of Chris Dolack to the World of Outlaws family as the new Late Model Series Director, effective May 1. Dolack will succeed Tim Christman, who has served as series director for the past 10 years and has chosen to take a step back to spend more time with his family. 

Dolack brings a wealth of experience to his new role. Having served as Vice President of Media and Public Relations for the World of Outlaws and DIRTcar from 2005 through 2015, he has earned the respect of drivers, teams, promoters and fans alike, and is familiar with the inner workings of the Series and dirt track racing in general. 

Read more: New Series Director Named

PRERACE RELEASE Duck River Smoky Mtn RW

CONCORD, NC— April 21, 2017— The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series brings 15 full-time drivers and their 850-horsepower machines to echo through the mountains of Tennessee with back-to back 50-lap $10,000-to-win events at Duck River Raceway on May 12 and Smoky Mountain Speedway on May 13. The pair of Tennessee tracks have been on the Series schedule since 2013. The central location of the state in the realm of Late Model country allows a good turnout of nationally recognized drivers to appear at the events in hopes of stealing the purse from the Outlaws. Last year the Outsiders ran off with the money.

Read more: Thundering Through Tennessee

Extended Stay America

World of Outlaws Racing Series Welcome Extended Stay America as Official Hotel

Partnership offers exclusive 20 percent discount for World of Outlaws fans

CONCORD, N.C. – April 19, 2017 – The World of Outlaws welcomes Extended Stay America® hotels (ESA) — the largest owner operated hotel chain in the U.S. — as the official hotel of the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series and the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series.

Operating 629 properties nationwide, Extended Stay America offers fully-equipped kitchens, free wi-fi, on-site laundry facilities, grab-and-go breakfast and other practical touches to make travelers feel at home while they are on the road. And from February through November 2017, for the length of each racing season, the Outlaws’ home IS the road. Welcoming both the World of Outlaws team and their followers, the partnership extends an exclusive 20 percent discount on rooms at any Extended Stay America hotel to all World of Outlaws fans through esa.com/worldofoutlaws.

Read more: Extended Stay America

CONCORD, NC— April 19, 2017— The World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series has penalized Justin Ratliff, of Campbellsville, KY, for refusing to take the required drug test at DIRTcar Nationals in February.

Read more: Justin Ratliff Penalized at DIRTcar Nationals

PRERACE Carolinas

CONCORD, NC— April 12, 2017— For the first weekend in May the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series heads to the Carolinas. The Series equipped with 15 full-time drivers and teams will face brave local and regional competition who dare to stand nose-to-nose with the best late model drivers in the country at Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, SC on Friday, May 5 and Fayetteville Motor Speedway in Fayetteville, NC on Saturday, May 6.

Read more: Carolinas Are Calling

040517 PRERACE GREATPLAINS

CONCORD, NC— April 6, 2017— The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series heads to the Great Plains to top off the month of April. The first stop will be on April 28 at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, KS, followed by Salina Highbanks Speedway in Salina, OK on April 29.

Read more: Gearing Up for the Great Plains

iRacing Late Models

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Time to Get Dirty on iRacing.com

Dirt racing is officially open for business on iRacing.com

CONCORD, N.C. — March 31, 2017 — The highly anticipated launch of dirt racing on iRacing.com is finally here. In a partnership with iRacing.com, World of Outlaws and DIRTcar Racing fans will now have the opportunity to race a 410 World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car, a World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model or DIRTcar Racing Street Stock or Pro Late Model from their home computer.

Read more: Get Dirty on iRacing

RainoutFarmerCity

FARMER CITY, IL— March 31, 2017— Due to a heavy rain that hit the area the past two days, the Illini 100 at Farmer City Raceway will take place Saturday, April 1, and Sunday, April 2. The original scheduled events for Friday will take place on Sunday and Saturday’s portion of the program will remain the same.

Read more: The Illini 100 Will Take Place April 1-2

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CONCORD, N.C.— March 27, 2017— The best dirt Late Model drivers from around the country are rallying their troops and heading to Farmer City, IL for the 10th annual Illini 100 on March 31- April 1. The Illini 100 at Farmer City Raceway has been a staple event on the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series Schedule since the inaugural running in 2008.

Read more: Sheppard and Shirley Ready for Illini 100

 

5/5/17 Cherokee Speedway Event Info
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5/13/17 Smoky Mountain Speedway Event Info