DIRTVision.com Unveils New Look, Premieres Free On-Demand Video
Site now gives fans access to free on-demand video as well as pay-per-view and live audio
CONCORD, N.C. - Jan. 28, 2016 - DIRTVision.com, the online destination for race fans to watch and listen to World of Outlaws and DIRTcar events, kicks off 2016 with a new look and, for the first time ever in dirt track racing, a free on-demand video archive that will feature current and historic races.
DIRTVision On Demand, a free service available to all DIRTVision members, launches with more than 130 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series races, including DIRTVision and previously televised broadcast shows dating back to 2005 and select historic events covering the previous three decades. The ever-expanding free archive will add a majority of 2016 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series races within one week of the event as well as select World of Outlaws Late Model Series and Super DIRTcar Series races.Read more: New Look, New Free On Demand at DIRTVision
Heckenast Jr., Junghans and Overton Eye Start of 2016 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Season
Young guns set to kickoff season with a bang at Screven’s Winter Freeze VI
By Jordan Morris
CONCORD, N.C. - Jan. 26, 2016 - Frank Heckenast Jr., Chase Junghans and Brandon Overton have quickly established themselves as future stars in the World of Outlaws Late Model Series. With an average age of just under 25 years old, these three young guns have their eyes set on Screven (Ga.) Motor Speedway Winter Freeze VI, Feb. 12 and 13, as the first crucial step to compete for the 2016 series title.
Heckenast, the elder of the three at 27 years old, will begin his third full-time season with the World of Outlaws in 2016. He scored one win, eight top-five finishes and 17 top-10 finishes in 2015, with an eighth place position in the final standings.
"I'm for sure going to do the World of Outlaws again," said Heckenast, a native of Frankfurt, Ill. "We're going to hit it full swing…What [the World of Outlaws Late Model Series] has done with their schedule this year is awesome - I really like it."Read more: Heckenast, Junghans and Overton Look to 2016
Clanton Looks to Repeat as World of Outlaws Late Model Series Prepares for 2016 Kickoff
Charges into Screven Motor Speedway with eyes on second series title
By Jordan Morris
CONCORD, N.C. - Jan. 22, 2016 - Shane Clanton, like other drivers in the pits, began the 2015 World of Outlaws Late Model Series season with high hopes of hoisting the championship trophy for the first time in his career. Ten wins, 34 top-fives and 37 top-tens later, Clanton capped off his phenomenal year by doing what he set out to do when he captured his first series title at the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte.
The 40-year-old driver led the championship standings from start to finish last year after starting the season with a bang by scoring a victory on the second night at Screven Motor Speedway in Sylvania, Ga. He then dominatedall three nights of the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Fla.
"[Winning the championship] means a lot. It's one of those deals I can check off my bucket list," said Clanton, who became the first driver not named Josh Richards or Darrell Lanigan to win the series title since Rick Eckert did so in 2011. "I've been after it a long time and to finally get one feels pretty good."Read more: Shane Clanton Eyes 2016, Screven
The Countdown is On To 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals
New DIRTcarNationals.com gives fans all the latest on the event
BARBERVILLE, Fla. - Jan. 6, 2016 - The New Year means the countdown to the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park is on. The annual tradition of Florida in February kicks off on February 9 in Barberville, Fla.
DIRTcar Nationals features 12 straight nights of doubleheaders with the All Star Circuit of Champions, World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, World of Outlaws Late Model Series, DIRTcar Late Models, DIRTcar UMP Modifieds and Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series.Read more: Counting Down to DIRTcar Nationals
CBS Sports Network Broadcasts 2015 NAPA Super Dirt Week and Night One of the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals
The ‘Finale at the Fairgrounds’ NAPA Super DIRT Week kicks off coverage on December 13
CONCORD, N.C. - Dec. 7, 2015 - CBS Sports Network kicks off three weeks of World of Outlaws and Super DIRTcar Series action on Sunday, Dec. 13 at 6 p.m. with NAPA Super DIRT Week's Syracuse 200 from the New York State Fairgrounds.
Veteran play-by-play broadcaster Dave Rieff joins color analyst Shane Andrews, the voice of the Super DIRTcar Series, as well as reporters Tony Bokhoven and Bob Dillner for the 'Finale at the Fairgrounds.'
The Bad Boy Buggies World Finals night one airs the following week on Sunday, December 20 at 5 p.m. The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, World of Outlaws Late Model Series and Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series take on the Dirt Track at Charlotte for one of the final events of the 2015 season.Read more: World of Outlaws Return to CBS Sports Network
Shane Clanton Claims First World of Outlaws Late Model Series Championship
Brandon Overton named the 2015 Rookie of the Year presented by ButlerBuilt
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 12, 2015 – An emotional Shane Clanton stood before his friends, family and fellow competitors on Monday afternoon to receive his first World of Outlaws Late Model Series Championship at the annual ‘Night of Champions’ banquet.
Clanton and his Weldbank Energy Racing team were a force through 2015, picking up 10 series wins, including a sweep of DIRTcar Nationals in February and the coveted ‘Big Gator,’ 34 top-five finishes and 37 top-10 finishes. With the $100,000 championship check, Clanton earned $322,320 during the 2015 series season.Read more: Clanton Claims First Championship
Bad Boy Buggies World Finals Finale Postponed to Sunday
CONCORD, N.C. - Nov. 7, 2015 - Saturday's Bad Boy Buggies World Finals finale has been postponed to Sunday following persistent inclement weather.
Pit gates open at 11 a.m. Sunday morning with the grandstands opening at noon. Cars will be on the track at 2 p.m. To see a full and up-to-date schedule, visit http://www.charlottemotorspeedway.com/tickets/world_of_outlaws_world_finals/ .
Sunday's event will wrap up the 2015 seasons for the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, World of Outlaws Late Model Series and Super DIRTcar Series.Read more: Bad Boy Buggies World Finals Postponed
Exciting Season of Racing Culminates with World Finals
The Bad Boy Buggies World of Outlaws World Finals gets underway tomorrow at the Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway. A robust field of cars and drivers is expected, and there is still much to settle. Shane Clanton will be looking to close his strong 2015 campaign with wins, but the rest of the Outlaws and a star-studded group of invaders will stand in his way.Read more: World Finals On Tap
Look Back at Three of the Best Finishes of 2015
The Bad Boy Buggies World of Outlaws World Finals is only a few days away. As we get prepared to close out the 2015 season, let's take a look back at three of the best finishes from an exciting season of racing.Read more: Best Finishes of 2015
Tire Rule In Place For World of Outlaws Late Models at Bad Boy Buggies World Finals
CONCORD, N.C. – Oct. 1, 2015 – The World of Outlaws Late Model Series announced today the tire rule will be in place for the Bad Boy Buggies World Finals on Nov. 5-6-7 at The Dirt Track at Charlotte.
Teams will be allowed to run Hoosier 1300, 1350, 1450 or 70-compound tires (RR option only), or American Racer 44-, 48-, 53-, 56-compund rubber (RR option only). All of the tires will be required to punch a minimum ‘40’ reading when checked with a durometer.
The Bad Boy Buggies World Finals features two full events plus a night of qualifying for the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, the World of Outlaws Late Model Series and the Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series on the 4/10th-mile dirt track across the street from Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Tickets are going very fast. Call 800-455-3267 or go to www.CharlotteMotorSpeedway.com.