into August, and leading into the legendary Knoxville Nationals, lies the longest and most challenging Sprint Car race on the World of Outlaws schedule: The Ironman 55. Everyone loves the World of Outlaws, and we are extremely excited to have The Greatest Show on Dirt back. Greg Wilson charged from 14th to finish second, with Sheldon Haudenschild completing the podium in the non-stop Feature.
All reserved tickets include a free fan pit pass prior to racing. In total, Schatz has eight career wins at the high-banked 4/10th oval. “That 15 car man, he’s the best out here and the cleanest race car driver I have ever raced with,” Wilson said before thanking the Eldora Speedway track crew for providing an excellent dry-slick racing surface. To help fans and drivers alike celebrate the historic weekend, the track is offering free camping. Ransomville Speedway is offering free camping all weekend for the event, so make it a weekend and camp out at the speedway! Brown, in search of his fifth career Outlaw victory, set the pace out front of the field as Schuerenburg remained within striking distance. While the event itself began a decade ago, Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 has been a staple on the World of Outlaws schedule since Brad Doty won the inaugural Series race in 1987. Sunday, July 29 the Series will make its lone appearance at Weedsport Speedway for the Empire State Challenge. Donny Schatz, who started third, recovered from his start and got by Tim Shaffer for third on Lap 5, but not without making heavy contact with the outside retaining wall in turn two. World of Outlaws rookie Ian Madsen took advantage of the double-file restart to take the lead from Shaffer down the backstretch. Gravel and the CJB Motorsports No.5 is also coming off his fourth win of the 2018 season, emerging victorious on the final night of the Brownells Big Guns Bash at Knoxville Raceway last weekend. If you can’t make it to the track, watch all the action LIVE on as the 35th Annual Kings Royal crowns a champion. Madsen led lap five and Larson took second from Shaffer a lap later. The Month of Money gets underway for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series this weekend at Cedar Lake Speedway with the two-day FVP Platinum Battery Outlaw Showdown Friday and Saturday, July 6 and 7.